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Reviewed 22 July 2017

After checking in with Steve (& Kim) Gardener, we were shown to our Vermont style chalet, 75 metres from the beach. Walk into the kitchen, dining room & lounge with a sea-view ahead. 2 bedrooms, both with single beds & bathroom downstairs & our large...More

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Response from Steve G, Owner at Spinning ReelResponded 24 July 2017

So glad you enjoyed your stay in the Vermont Chalet!

Reviewed 11 April 2017

We spent three nights in a 3 bedroom chalet at Spinning Reel. The chalet was comfortable, adequately equipped, and had a deck overlooking the ocean. We particularly enjoyed the constant roar of the ocean. Despite the proximity of other properties nearby, milkwoods and other fynbos...More

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Response from Steve G, Owner at Spinning ReelResponded 24 July 2017

Glad you enjoyed your visit and thanks for the review.

Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Spent 3 nights at the Spinning Reel. Good time. Basic facilities, but at a very reasonable price. Very clean. Served our purpose well. I would like them to buy new pillows! Our unit could see the sea, had two bedrooms. Bath and toilet inside, but...More

Thank Mark K
Response from Steve G, Owner at Spinning ReelResponded 9 February 2017

Thanks for the review Mark, will pass on your comment re the pillows!

Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed in one of the wooden chalets. Breathtaking views, close to the beach( the climb over the dunes gave a bit of excercise) Felt like we were on our own island, never saw any of our neighbours. The resident dogs were an added bonus....More

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Response from Steve G, Owner at Spinning ReelResponded 29 December 2016

Thanks Marna Glad you enjoyed your stay!

Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Felt like I was in the stone age if you into that.... Beds were amazing and the toilets could handle me which is good........ Many bugs trying to kill me, ghosts are kinda friendly which is good.... Get woken up by people shouting in the...More

Thank Richard N
Response from Steve G, Owner at Spinning ReelResponded 9 February 2017

We do try and describe the cottages as being "basic" and yes they are very much the old beach cottage of yesteryear. We do have better Chalets and B&B which are more recent additions. Noisy people are irritating, I agree! Sorry about them. We do...More

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Hi.. yes but only out of season.. we do have a boxer that while friendly can be unpredictable. Rgds
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"Chalet G is very private and has stunning sea views"
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"The chalets are delightful and definitely the better choice. The cottages are very basic."
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"bring salt pepper oil and even dish washing liquid.... tucked in nature but neighbour behind the hedge 5m away"
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"Log cabin is the way to go"
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