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Milkwood Manor on Sea

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Salmack Road, Plettenberg Bay 6600 South Africa
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#19 of 113 B&Bs / Inns in Plettenberg Bay
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The most enviable location on the Garden Route. At the end of a quiet cul-de-sac Exquisite, unimpeded 180 views of the vast blue ocean, golden beaches, large lagoon and the imposing Tsitsikamma Mountain Range. Nature all'round, yet not isolated, but only a 2-minute drive from the town centre and its trendy shops. Blissful solitude and a complete immersion in nature, with only the sound of white-crested surf tumbling at one’s feet. Becalming and rejuvenating - the perfect antidote for stress. All rooms are decorated in muted tones and en-suite to a shower cubicle with/without bath, and a queen bed or twin beds, TV-hospitality package, free uncapped Wi-Fi, tea/coffee making facilities, safe, fan, air-con and hairdryer.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Beach
Canoeing
Airport transportation
Massage
Baggage storage
Secured parking
Wifi
Bar / lounge
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Snorkelling
Fishing
Taxi service
Non-smoking hotel
Sun terrace
Express check-in / check-out
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Ironing service
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Air conditioning
Desk
Housekeeping
Private balcony
Coffee / tea maker
Refrigerator
Flatscreen TV
Bath / shower
Safe
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Private bathrooms
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Ocean view
Bridal suite
Non-smoking rooms
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Lagoon View
Bay View
Languages Spoken
English, Afrikaans, Dutch, German
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Danielle wrote a review Feb 2020
Preston, United Kingdom7 contributions1 helpful vote
Spent 3 nights here and loved it. Beautiful location, comfy rooms with great view of the beach and lagoon. Friendly staff and car washed every day. Beach towels and chairs provided and kayaks available. Couldn’t buy a snorkel anywhere locally so maybe have a couple for use of guests and a fishing rod or 2. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay.
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Date of stay: February 2020
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Response from milkwoodmanorplett, Manager at Milkwood Manor on Sea
Responded 23 Feb 2020
Dear southerndanielle, We're so glad to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us and would like to thank you for sharing your experience. Your awesome suggestion of having snorkeling and fishing equipment for our guests is under review - thank you! Hopefully it wont be too long before we can welcome you back to Milkwood Manor on Sea as friends. Until then, Milkwood Manor on Sea
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Russell4422 wrote a review Feb 2020
Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom117 contributions26 helpful votes
This guest house has a superb location right on the beach. The room was fine and the staff helpful but the breakfast was disappointing. The fruit was in short supply and the choice of mains restricted - always eggs so for those non egg eaters it would not be clever.
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Date of stay: January 2020
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Response from milkwoodmanorplett, Manager at Milkwood Manor on Sea
Responded 23 Feb 2020
Dear Russell4422, So sorry to hear that you don't like eggs, but we hope that you noticed the many other breakfast options... We hope that you return in the near future so that we may point out the different breakfast options not containing eggs in a bid to make your stay more pleasurable. Until then, Milkwood Manor on Sea
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Pete H wrote a review Feb 2020
Portsmouth, United Kingdom76 contributions27 helpful votes
We chose Milkwood for its location and we were not disappointed, it is literally ON the beach. Rooms were comfy and airy with great views and the breakfasts were good. Staff were great and Beverly kindly booked us restaurants for each night we were there (which were all excellent) and arranged a taxi to take us there and back. It's great to be able to walk out the door and down the beach or lie on the comfortable sun deck with the lagoon waters lapping underneath. Plettenberg itself is an interesting little town with a good range of shops and things to do. One thing to be aware of is that, because it's on the beach pretty much everything is a steep climb away unless you drive or take taxis.
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Date of stay: January 2020
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Response from milkwoodmanorplett, Manager at Milkwood Manor on Sea
Responded 23 Feb 2020
Dear PeteH859, Thank you for taking the time to share your Milkwood experience; we're so glad to hear that you had a great time with us. Hopefully it won't be too long before we get to welcome you back to our shores. Until then, Milkwood Manor on Sea
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LeVasc wrote a review Feb 2020
Santiago, Chile188 contributions53 helpful votes
The hotel is nice, the breakfast was good. Rooms were clean. We were really able to rest in our air conditioned rooms. The only thing that really bothered us was that tv had only 13 channels (i missed the match i wanted to see) and the wifi was terrible. Supposedly the wifi was not working because of outages but at no time the room wifi worked. As a Chilean couple on holidays we really need to use wifi for doing stuff online. The living room wifi worked fine in the morning and i was able to do some stuff there but fixing the wifi for all the rooms is not that hard. Keep improving guys, you have a nice spot that needs some little upgrades.
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Date of stay: February 2020
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Response from milkwoodmanorplett, Manager at Milkwood Manor on Sea
Responded 23 Feb 2020
Dear LeVasc, We're sorry to hear that you didnt have the best wi-fi connection. Hopefully this awarded you the perfect opportunity to make the most of the beautiful surrounds. Kind regards, Milkwood Manor on Sea
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willymacc71 wrote a review Jan 2020
Liverpool, United Kingdom119 contributions37 helpful votes
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On arrival into Plettenburg bay we spotted the Milkwood manor from Whale point, in one if the most stunning locations i have seen. Looking almost marooned between the ocean & lagoon its yellow castle like exterior stands out. So to find a room was available at short notice was a great surprise. The hotel is stunning obviously lovingly restored. There is a electric gated parking area outside the front entrance. The Room was spacious comfy with power shower in a modern ensuite. Staff were friendly & attentive. Breakfast was fantastic both cooked & continental offered, served on the terrace overlooking the lagoon. One of the best hotels I have stayed in & definitely the most stunning location. Will be the first stop on our return.
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Date of stay: January 2020
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Response from milkwoodmanorplett, Manager at Milkwood Manor on Sea
Responded 23 Feb 2020
Dear Willy M, Thank you for your colorful review. We thoroughly enjoyed having you for a visit and look forward to welcomng you back in the near future. Kind regards, Milkwood Manor on Sea
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PRICE RANGE
US$53 - US$170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
milkwood manor guest house hotel plettenberg bay
LOCATION
South AfricaWestern CapePlettenberg Bay
NUMBER OF ROOMS
13
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