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The Sands at St Francis

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Overview
8 Frank Road, Saint Francis Bay 6312 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

Excellent service! Fantastic breakfast! Room was beautiful, attention to detail! Sea view from room and loungers fabulous, even have a sea view from the bathroom as well! This hotel is fabulous for special occasions, they go the extra mile to meet your needs and make...More

Thank DDR1234
Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at The Sands at St FrancisResponded 19 October 2017

Thank you for your lovely review, we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future!

Reviewed 13 October 2017

On our recent trip to South Africa, my wife and I stayed here on the way across the Cape. It really is impressive, with views across the bay and a small beach just below our room. After spending the late afternoon in the attractive canal...More

Thank Grahame T
Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at The Sands at St FrancisResponded 19 October 2017

Thank you for your review, your feedback is valuable to us!

Reviewed 3 October 2017

The Sands offers amazing attention to detail, totally focused on the needs of the guests. Situated right on the shoreline with a panoramic view of the entire Bay, the guest suites are fitted with quality furnishings and supplied with everything a discerning guest could ask...More

Thank Renée V
Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at The Sands at St FrancisResponded 9 October 2017

Thank you kindly for sharing your great experience at The Sands. It is fantastic that you enjoyed our high standards of hospitality.

Reviewed 30 September 2017

This small hotel has it all. The views from all the five bedrooms are amazing, the staff are incredible. They are efficient, very helpful, warm and welcoming. Our bedroom was very clean, very comfortable and had every amenity needed to ensure a relaxing stay. The...More

Thank R064
Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at The Sands at St FrancisResponded 9 October 2017

It is great to receive such fantastic feedback, thank you very much. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 1 June 2017

The only draw back we have found visiting South Africa in winter is most places are very quite and St Francis bay is just that not a bad thing for us as we had just had 3 days of game drives. The Sands is a...More

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Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at The Sands at St FrancisResponded 6 June 2017

Thank you very much for the kind words. We are really proud of our team at The Sands. Thank you for being so patient about the maintenance being done to the beach walkway, hopefully when you return it will be all finished and up to...More

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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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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$245 - US$426 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Sands Hotel Saint Francis Bay
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Saint Francis Bay
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$245 - US$426 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Sands Hotel Saint Francis Bay
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Saint Francis Bay
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Response from JohnH8819 | Reviewed this property |
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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"The front rooms have ocean views and you can hear the waves if you open your sliding glass doors."
pqhaattte
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"Front rooms get the sounds and views of the ocean"
kerrelw2018
26 Mar 2018
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"1st floor-wonderful views"
694geraldw
09 Feb 2018
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"The lower ground rooms all have decks with great views."
Bushboy66
20 Nov 2017
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