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Plettenberg Beach

Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
+27 86 241 1975
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Very Clean

The beach has fine soft sand and is kept very clean. While taking coffee we noted that there were a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
BobMarshall666
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Telford, United Kingdom
Stunning beach,great for Whale watching

Plettenberg beach has some stunning sand and surf ,and great beach walks ,from the car park you can... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mickknap
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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“central beach” (11 reviews)
“lovely beach” (9 reviews)
“beacon island” (5 reviews)
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Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
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+27 86 241 1975

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Reviewed 4 days ago

The beach has fine soft sand and is kept very clean. While taking coffee we noted that there were a lot of local school children playing on the beach, and as they come off they brought there waste to a bin. There are plenty of...More

Thank BobMarshall666
Reviewed 1 week ago

Plettenberg beach has some stunning sand and surf ,and great beach walks ,from the car park you can go either way for walks along great stretches of beach, some great rocky areas with tremendous surf and wave action, You could just use the beach for...More

Thank mickknap
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are lovely beaches all around Plett, with completely different characters. To the west side - Robberg - the current can be difficult for swimmers but a good place to walk. Central Beach is more family friendly. Lookout Beach is ideal for kites or a...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful beach with dolphins and seals visible from the beach. Lovely long walk in front of big houses to town

Thank Sleepingbeauty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i love my stay at the beach, but the way from town down and back was very difficult, bcause I am handicapped

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Thank angelikah532
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a hotel right on the edge of this beach it is without doubt the best beach i have been on. Truly stunning.

Thank mickhanbury
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The sea is quite rough at this time of year, so only paddled. Not many people about enjoyed 2 hrs sunshine in the afternoon.

Thank 575AnneA
Reviewed 23 October 2017

A beautiful beach for a leisurely stroll or serious exercise whether surfing, walking or running. It was too cold for swimming during our visit.

Thank scotbrit1
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Very nice clean beach with bars along the front. Very clean and tidy and the bars all very welcoming.

Thank GlasgowBaywatchbabe
Reviewed 20 September 2017

This beach wasfanatastic a lot of wildlife in the area too. We were watching seals playing in the surf and dolphins and whales from the beach. Sand is lovely and white and the water is lovely although a little cold when we were there.

Thank woodyGBR
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