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    The Sands at St Francis

    8 Frank Road, Saint Francis Bay 6312, South Africa
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    • Excellent79%
    • Very good15%
    • Average3%
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    “small hotel” (9 reviews)
    “hot tub” (7 reviews)
    “garden route” (17 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    5.0 Star Hotel
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    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

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    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

    Reviewed 7 May 2017

    The Sands is a beautiful property located directly on the beach where you be wanting for nothing! Anything you need has been carefully thought of and at your disposal. Our room was immaculate and beautifully appointed. It was wonderful to listen to the ocean while...More

    Thank Condocat
    Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at The Sands at St FrancisResponded 8 May 2017

    Thank you for your review and support. It is always great to hear back from our guests. Your points have been noted, We are absolutely thrilled you enjoyed your time here with us. Looking forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind Regards.

    Reviewed 13 April 2017

    Stayed here for 3 nights at the end of our trip , we had the room upstairs, breathtaking is the only way to describe it , huge front window that gave a view of the ocean , you are literally 20 feet from the Ocean...More

    Thank mkb40
    Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at The Sands at St FrancisResponded 20 April 2017

    Thank you for your review, insight and support. We are absolutely thrilled you enjoyed your time here with us and the good wifi ;) Thank you for ending your holiday with us. Safe Travels! Kind Regards

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
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    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
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    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$164 - US$349 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 5
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    • Saint Francis Bay
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    Response from John H | 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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