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The Haven

P O Box Elliotdale | Cwebe/Dwesa Nature Reserves on the Transkei Wild Coast, 5070, South Africa
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2017/12/03 2017/12/04
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

We had a great time at the Haven. If you are looking for a secluded, beautiful, peaceful place with welcoming staff then this is the place for you. (If you are looking for luxury, this is not the place for you.) Chris went out of...More

Thank AJB_6363
Response from HavenHotel, Manager at The HavenResponded 9 October 2017

Thank you so much for your review and we're so glad you had restful break. Hope to see you in the future. xx Nicola

Reviewed 29 September 2017

Rustic. Relaxing and family orientated. The room had all that was required for a comfortable stay, and the managers (Nicola, Grant) were always available to answer questions. In the kitchen, Chris made sure that nothing was lacking, and even tried new recipes to cater for...More

Thank Jaco K
Reviewed 12 August 2017

A great location at the end of land. Great sea view, wonderful nature with whales and dolphins surfing the waves. Very helpful staff and a special mention for the chief cook. A refreshment of the rooms would be beneficial. The price to pay to enjoy...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2017

We were very happy at The Haven. The staff were so welcoming, food was excellent and there is a lovely atmosphere there. We felt very relaxed and really appreciated everything!!!! The only negative was the road there - we went through Idutywa and that road...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2017

Unspoiled nature! Love to go everyday, but unfortunately the road is long and winding and is not the best. A lot of space, bush and sea! Three meals a day are included. Nice place to stay. The price are very competitive.

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  • 110
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  • South Africa >
  • Eastern Cape >
  • Wild Coast
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"All rooms are fine - depends what you want."
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"Horse riding, walks, bird watching, whales in season, canoeing... lots of activities for all"
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"Choose sea facing for brilliant views of the sea, lawns, and lighthouse."
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"all rooms are much the same"
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