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    Saxon Lodge

    No 1 Miller Street | Gansbaai, Gansbaai 7220, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 8083
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    Overview
    • Excellent79%
    • Very good18%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
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    “the owners” (51 reviews)
    “cape town” (22 reviews)
    “great hosts” (15 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The small lodge has a very nice view on the harbour Gansbaai. Caron and Dave make you feel like you are at home. Router, the manager, gave us many helpful advice for restaurants and things to do. Unfortunately, the fish factory smelled a little bit...More

    Thank travelmood45
    Response from Caron L, Owner at Saxon LodgeResponded 5 days ago

    Thanks Very much for the review. The factory is a major employer in our small village and though the smell is occasionally a problem, it happens very infrequently and as you say reminds you that you are in a small fishing village. We have a...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Caron and Dave are very friendly and always willing to assist. Beautiful rooms and very close to Shark Cage Diving Operators. Close to amenities and within walking distance to restaurants. Will definitely use them again

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    Response from Caron L, Owner at Saxon LodgeResponded 5 days ago

    Thanks, that about sums it up in a nutshell. Plenty to see and do and great restaurants as you say within walking distance so you can enjoy a glass or 2:)

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My wife and I were in Gansbaai to do a morning shark cage dive. Since we had an early morning dive we decided to stay in Gansbaai the night before to be close to the dive site. We came across Saxon Lodge and decided to...More

    Thank djwingwang
    Response from Caron L, Manager at Saxon LodgeResponded 5 days ago

    Thanks for the review, we have purposefully kept our rooms homely and 'old' fashioned if you like as I feel it adds cosyness and a sense of home. We are always happy to assist our guests in having the best possible experiene whilst they are...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The staff treated us like we were family, felt very welcome. They even took us to a wine festival with their own car and showed us around the area. Zach 10 years old, the managers son, is a future to be tourist quide :) Nice,...More

    Thank Anne_scuba
    Response from Caron L, Owner at Saxon LodgeResponded 5 days ago

    We start them young here!!! Isn't it great though that the children in our community too are passionate about where they live...

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Absolutely First Class. Faultless. My travel Agent is now low on the list when my friends had to leave at 6.30am Sunday for there flight back to Durban. A great time was had by all. Thanks Bill and Maureen. The only couple that missed the...More

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    Response from Caron L, Owner at Saxon LodgeResponded 5 days ago

    What an awesome weekend with your group Bill. I had a magic time sharing in the fun and spending time with such a strong friendship group. Thank you for choosing us...ooops for the early wake up call for flights.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$83 - US$170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Overberg District >
    • Gansbaai
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    "all the rooms have a seaview which is a bonus"
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    "Albatross Suite has a veranda and views of the harbour"
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