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406 Herolds Bay Road Herolds Bay, George 6528 South Africa
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Oubaai Hotel Golf & Spa is located less than seven minutes’ drive from George Airport in an area renowned for its pristine beaches, indigenous forests and nature reserves. The hotel occupies an ideal position between the Indian Ocean and the majestic Outeniqua Mountains in Herolds Bay, along the Garden Route. One of the finest Garden Route resorts and boasts 100 stylish rooms and suites all equipped with the latest technology, spacious bathrooms with glass-enclosed rain showers and separate baths. Oubaai Hotel Golf & Spa is unique among South African hotels as it features the first Ernie Els signature golf course in South Africa, making the hotel resort a prime destination for golf holidays. The award winning Freesia Spa sets us apart from other Garden Route hotels.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free breakfast
Golf course
Tennis court
Babysitting
Parking
Wifi
Outdoor pool
Bar / lounge
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Spa
Massage
Concierge
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Air conditioning
Private balcony
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Safe
Flatscreen TV
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Ocean view
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Modern
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Hartog B wrote a review 15 May
Great Brak River, South Africa16 contributions3 helpful votes
Yesterday morning (14 May), I was invited to a breakfast at this esteemed establishment the Oubaai Hotel and Spa. On entering the breakfast room, the first thing that I noticed were the filthy windows. And I know the place is next to the sea and this fact is a problem but I too live next to the sea so I know what it takes to keep windows clean. Then it was time to start eating, with a serving of either fruit, or cereal, or the traditional bacon and egg type breakfast. We were informed by guests there before us, not to drink the coffee from the machine but rather that the kitchen make us fresh coffee. Well that was a 15 minute saga to get our coffee and when we did, it was without either warm or cold milk. When it came to the breakfast itself they ran out of scrambled eggs and the hot food stuffs were anything but hot / warm. The "container" which had scrambled egg in it was empty and was that way for the duration of our breakfast. As we left, so a fresh batch arrived. No, we were not the last to arrive we were there pretty early with golfers streaming in ready for the days fun. The table at which we sat, had a damaged top surface with the chipboard exposed. We were told later that there were issues with the cooking equipment in the kitchen. While that may well be true - problem solve the problem - the dilemma isn't any concern of paying guests. The kitchen lacks hands on management. But wait that’s not all. The family I was with, who were guests at the hotel not with one room but three huge suites, had booked a private function room at the clubhouse for 14 people for a 50th birthday. When we got there, and that after confirming in the afternoon that all was prepared for our arrival, we witnessed that our function room had been occupied by another group of people. It’s a guess-did they walk in and just take over the function room or were they escorted to the function room without checking or was there a double booking? What goes through me is that a traditional Afrikaans surname cannot be confused with an African name / surname - the point I’m making is the people that took over our function room would definitely not have an Afrikaans surname so that should have set off an alarm bell something isn’t right with the welcoming receptionist. I’ll cut the story short - from this point onwards at the last moment we hastily had to find another venue in George to accommodate 14 people for the celebration. I believe the Oubaai owners ought to know their business (based on our experience) isn’t in good shape and neither is it in good hands.
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Date of stay: May 2022
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Jonathan A wrote a review 02 May
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We were met by two very friendly security ladies at the entrance/boom and guided to the reception. Here again another very friendly lady by the name of Patience met us and upon checking us in, informed us that the room were not ready. She made us at ease and gave us some ideas to keep us busy but after an hour of waiting, I approach her again and she could not tell us how long it will still take to get a room ready. She and the elderly receptionist really tried hard but seems the "cleaning supervisor" didn't want to have any of it. Then we realized we are not the only visitors waiting for a room and decide it is best to travel back to Cape Town after 16h00. We were approached at our car by a Team Leader named Sherwin who overheard our conversation and tried to change our minds by offering us a free dinner but the hype were already gone to overnight as to what my friends had described as an awesome experience with their visit. The employees interacting with us deserve 5 stars. Your "back office supervisor with an attitude and her staff a big fat ZERO. Please share our appreciation with those friendly staff members who still made us feel special.
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Date of stay: May 2022
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MTurriff wrote a review 01 May
Gaborone, Botswana25 contributions5 helpful votes
Quite a strange, disjointed place. Not pretty at all - in fact it looks a bit industrial. It seems very understaffed, and doesn’t compare to its rivals at Simola and Pezula at all. Rooms are ok - nice bathrooms. The tv is tiny. No restaurant to speak of. No atmosphere - all very odd.
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Date of stay: May 2022Trip type: Travelled
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Tesnè-Michè wrote a review Apr 2022
Knysna, South Africa6 contributions1 helpful vote
Honeymoon Hell ,Our package wasn't even ready on arrival everything was slow and there was a clear lack of care for service.They really only care about there PRIVATE GUEST AT THE CLUB HOUSE. The rest of us are non existing...Thank God the Cleaning is atleast consistent but other than that if you not paying large money to use there golf facility you aren't important.
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Date of stay: April 2022Trip type: Travelled
Room Tip: If you aren't traveller's for Golf and aren't a club member you won't get the service of this...
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Alfred D wrote a review Mar 2022
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Mismanagement pur - Managing Director needs to be replaced for a Reset. Having huge problems with the booking system and rooms are out of order du to technical reasons. Key system needs to be replaced to a working one. Try to avoid this place.
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Date of stay: March 2022
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PRICE RANGE
US$72 - US$97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
hyatt regency oubaai golf hotel george, hyatt regency oubaai golf resort and spa
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Hyatt Regency Oubaai Golf Resort & Spa
LOCATION
South AfricaWestern CapeGeorge
NUMBER OF ROOMS
100
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Frequently Asked Questions about Oubaai Hotel Golf & Spa
What are some of the property amenities at Oubaai Hotel Golf & Spa?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a pool.
What food & drink options are available at Oubaai Hotel Golf & Spa?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Oubaai Hotel Golf & Spa?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Oubaai Hotel Golf & Spa?
Conveniently located restaurants include Dutton's Cove Restaurant, Waterside Grill &Bar, and The Waffle Berry.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Oubaai Hotel Golf & Spa?
Yes, guests have access to a pool and a fitness centre during their stay.
Does Oubaai Hotel Golf & Spa have airport transportation?
Yes, Oubaai Hotel Golf & Spa offers airport transportation for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at Oubaai Hotel Golf & Spa?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does Oubaai Hotel Golf & Spa offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business centre, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.
Are there any historical sites close to Oubaai Hotel Golf & Spa?
Many travellers enjoy visiting The Old Slave Tree (11.0 km).
Does Oubaai Hotel Golf & Spa have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the ocean view available here.
Is Oubaai Hotel Golf & Spa accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access, reduced mobility rooms, and facilities for disabled guests. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.