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The Sands at St Francis

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  • Excellent77%
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  • Average4%
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“small hotel”(11 reviews)
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Reviewed 25 March 2017

A fantastic, friendly boutique hotel right on the beach. Beautiful rooms and great food and service. Go to sleep listening to the sound of the ocean . A real highlight of our trip.St Francis Bay is very charming with its waterways resembling Venice.

Thank Graham E
Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at The Sands at St FrancisResponded 27 March 2017

Thank you for your review and support. We are absolutely thrilled that you enjoyed your time here with us. Looking forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind Regards

Reviewed 17 March 2017

A very relaxing 3 days .. a beautiful room .. excellent breakfast and dinner. Right on a lovely beach . The pool was lovely and outside space comfortable. The staff were helpful.. the only little thing was we asked for decaf coffee they didn't have...More

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Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at The Sands at St FrancisResponded 22 March 2017

Thank you for your review and support. Great to hear you enjoyed your experience with us. Wishing you safe travels. Kind Regards

Reviewed 17 March 2017

We stayed at this B & B for 3 nights as part of our stay in South Africa. We had flown into Capetown and then gone down the garden route. This was our last stay before our safari. The room had a great view overlooking...More

Thank SRFlyer
Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at The Sands at St FrancisResponded 22 March 2017

Thank you for your review and support. We are so sorry to hear that your stay was not all you wanted it to be, we will take your comments under advisement. Safe travels.

Reviewed 13 March 2017

We stayed here 12 months ago and really enjoyed so we wanted to stay here again on this years trip. Staff are excellent very helpful . We stayed on the ground floor lovely room metres from the beach. It is a lovely place to chill...More

Thank eje480
Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at The Sands at St FrancisResponded 17 March 2017

Thank you for your review and continued support. We are absolutely thrilled you enjoyed your time here with us. Wishing you safe travels. Kind Regards

Reviewed 1 March 2017

Don't be fooled by guest house comment - this was real heaven and fantastic value for money. We needed a place to chill out after rushing all round and had the most wonderful downstairs room literally 50 metres from the beach. The staff were so...More

Thank anthony b
Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at The Sands at St FrancisResponded 16 March 2017

Thank you for your review and support. We are absolutely thrilled you enjoyed your time here with us. Looking forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind Regards

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A footstep away from the beach, a few minutes from the bustling village center and home to world class watersports and activities! This luxurious African beach house, located in the picturesque seaside ...More village of St. Francis Bay, offers five spacious en-suite bedrooms, all with uninterrupted views of the majestic Indian Ocean and endless stretches of pristine coastline. All bedrooms are air-conditioned and offer 5 star luxury, opening onto private decks or balcony with stunning views of the beach and infinity pool. The honeymoon suite offers an extra outdoor shower and Jacuzzi hot tub on its deck, from where spectacular sunsets can be enjoyed. The glass-fronted Octagon Restaurant has a thatched roof, central fireplace and surrounding timber deck, providing a breathtaking 270 degree panoramic view of the bay. The Octagon serves breakfast, light lunches and a la carte dinners. St Francis Bay is situated close to the Eastern Cape's many malaria-free game reserves. Less
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Hermanus is renowned for its whale watching it had its own natural bay where the southern whale go to mate and one of top places to visit during whale spotting season. The sands is in a beautiful location next to the coast... More
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