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Bella Manga Country Escape

Overview
Uplands road off the R340 towards Uniondale. Uplands, Plettenberg Bay 6600 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Bar/Lounge
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 7 January 2010

We stayed at Bella Manga in December (coinciding with Christmas Eve) at the main house in two adjoining rooms, perfect for our family of four. The main house is stunning, absolutely gorgeous, the antique wood floors are beautiful. The grounds are beautiful, perfectly cared for....More

Date of stay: December 2009
Thank cloudsToronto
Reviewed 1 January 2010

When booking our accommodation for Plettenberg Bay, we wrestled to find the right place, for the right amount of time, within out price range. We really wanted to stay in Plett' for only 3-4 days. After some searching, we found Bella Manga on the internet....More

Date of stay: December 2009
Thank nedleycan
Response from Bellamanga, owner at Bella Manga Country EscapeResponded 18 February 2010

We at Bellamanga are somewhat surprised at the exaggerated comments posted on Tripadvisor. In the four years that our forest lodges have been operational, this is the first derogatory review that we have received. Regarding the gas stove - most people who cook on gas...More

Reviewed 19 October 2009

I loved the time i spent in Bella Manga, the place was fantastic! Fiona and Ray were brilliant hosts! i felt very welcomed and i will be going back! Harry Plester

Date of stay: February 2009
Thank Sally H
Reviewed 26 July 2009

We stayed at the Bella Manga during the 2009 Easter Holiday, during a trip with our 18-month old daughter. Owners Fiona and Ray made our stay extremely pleasant, giving lots of suggestions and recommendations for things to do, and making us feel welcome at every...More

Date of stay: April 2009
Thank TrayflowinUK
Reviewed 15 March 2009

This place is fantastic - it's in a wonderful rural location, and the thatched rondavels are decorated beautifully and a lot of thought has gone into them - (best shower all holiday!) It's a real retreat - great pool and real escapism. There are some...More

Date of stay: March 2009
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Description
A warm welcome awaits you at this safe and peaceful piece of heaven in the Garden Route. Just a beautiful 15 minutes drive from the town of Plettenberg Bay with its sandy beaches and restaurants. A mere 1km from the More Plettenberg Bay Game Reserve. Close to all the tourist attractions of the Plett environs. Our accommodation holds something for every taste and pocket with our thatched en-suite rondavels, garden rooms or suites. Our three self-catering lodges in their landscaped gardens with large pool, is the ideal getaway for family or friends. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$78 - US$141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Plettenberg Bay
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$78 - US$141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Plettenberg Bay
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"Rooms situated in the ancient rondavels are charming!"
Journey02660207207
4 weeks ago
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"For complete peace and quiet, book a cottage. For a more social experience, choose one of the gorgeous..."
Mandy-Lee_Miller
02 Sep 2018
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"Lodges for more privacy at upper section near dam,beware of the bees and spiders,a walk away from breakfast..."
N6337TPjohans
24 Mar 2018
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"Large room next to the pool!"
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23 Feb 2018
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