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Artist's Retreat B & B

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Overview
14 Mauritz Rd Western Cape, Jacobs Bay, Saldanha Bay Municipality 7379 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Laundry Service
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a gem of a place. Lovely fiew.One of the best B&B in Jacobsbay.Pricilia is an absolute Gem.One of the most enjoyable stays on the west coast ever. Establishment superb.A stay at Artist's Retreat is a bucket list experience. You feel absolutely at home with...More

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Date of stay: January 2019
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Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Priscilla is an amazing person that makes you feel at home and like family. Her breakfasts are “Master Chef” quality! Had some amazing chats over coffee like old friends. Room was great and was spotless!

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank DannyG2474
Response from Cilla M, Owner at Artist's Retreat B & BResponded 30 April 2018

Hi Danny, So glad you and Des enjoyed your stay, yes...the chats are always the best part, and cherished long after guests had left. Love the "Master Chef" comment. Thank you!! Look forward to seeing you both again. Cilla

Reviewed 4 March 2018

Very nice house and warm hospitality by Priscilla. Nice breakfast, very quiet neighborhood in this small fishing village, Jacobsbaai is a little gem with several beautiful beaches. Very good for a relaxed break in a trip along the wild west coastMore

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Date of stay: February 2018
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Response from Cilla M, Owner at Artist's Retreat B & BResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you! It was nice meeting you all and glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. Jacobsbaai is known for its tranquil beauty. Yes it is a gem, and in winter it is even more beautiful. August to October the West Coast is transformed...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017

Hostess extremely warm and welcoming. Have made a wonderful friend. Bed very comfortable with first-class linen. Good bedside lights for reading. Well appointed bathroom and toilet en suite with tea and coffee facilities. Delicious breakfast.More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank phillipr62
Response from Cilla M, Owner at Artist's Retreat B & BResponded 9 September 2017

Dear Phillip & Carol I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay, and we look forward to your next stay with us. So glad that you happened to to see the flowers which was so beautiful this year. be sure to visit soon. Will definitely...More

Reviewed 12 March 2017

It was just a quick one night getaway but I am already planning the next one. Such a tranquil, comfortable, and definite home feel. Great breakfast! Great facilities. Feel totally restored after a nights stay! Make sure to have cash handy - No ATMS for...More

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Date of stay: March 2017
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Description
Artist's Retreat BB is now a stones-throw from the beach and situated right across from Mauritz Bay with only a quiet road which separates the B&B from the small little bay. Mauritz Bay is locally called More "Moerie se baai" and one of the seven little bays in Jacobs bay. Comfortable rooms all with showers (Cezanne, Toulouse, & Van Gogh) or Bathroom (Monet) on suite. . Monet and Cezanne both have a kitchenette with fridge and microwave and suitable for guests that would prefer self-catering units. All rooms standard with coffee/tea stations, mini fridges. Both upper floor rooms lead onto a large deck with seating area for meals while you admire the view over the bay. Toulouse and Van Gogh lead onto a wooden deck with seating area with great sea view and situated on ground level. All guests have access to the central lounge/dining area with Television or the more formal lounge without television. Breakfast room with BBQ facilities shared by all. Look forward to seeing you. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Beachfront
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$117 - US$124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Saldanha Bay Municipality > Jacobs Bay
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$117 - US$124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Saldanha Bay Municipality > Jacobs Bay
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Room & Suite (21)
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Dining (4)
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Carol B
27 April 2017|
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Response from Cilla M | Property representative |
HI Carol I am so sorry but I am unable to assist the weekend of the 22nd as I have a wedding group staying here and the guest house is booked out. However if you are flexible I am able to assist from the 24th September... More
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"All rooms are equally nice"
M6525KLkarenc
04 Jan 2017
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"The loft room is an obvious choice for a family. The adjoining braai and relaxing area on the roof is..."
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18 Oct 2013
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