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Ballito, South Africa
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Guesthouse in the heart of Gordans Bay, just a short walk down the road to the beach and a couple of places to eat. Owners friendly and helpful. Rooms comfortable and well equipped. The swimming pool is very inviting. Really enjoyed my stay.

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Thank Jeffthehangman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a fantastic stay at Big Skies Guesthouse. The guesthouse has spectacular views of Gordon's Bay and the surrounding mountains from the balcony. We enjoyed a very clean spacious ensuite room. Cooked breakfast in the morning was a real treat. A lovely downstairs living room allowed us some quiet time. Tracy and Peter, the owners were great hosts. Well...

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Thank David R
Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well appointed rooms with comfortable beds and nice facilities, also suitable for families with kids. Owners are a pleasure. Highly recommend this new place. Walking distance to the beach in a safe area, even for walking after dark. Good breakfast included.

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Thank Angela P
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

We found Tracy to be very helpful and friendly and we particularly liked the small common area which had a microwave and plates etc for visitors use e.g. heating up takeaways We also loved the Breakfast and Bar area with beautful veiws of Gordon's Bay and the surrounding Mountains and Sea.

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Thank pennym254
Paris, France
Reviewed 1 week ago

The service was perfect, the location is ideal (two steps from a really nice beach) and there is nothing to complain about. If I should go to Gordon's Bay again, I would pick this guesthouse without thinking twice. Highly recommended.

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Thank chantals553
Centurion, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Big Skies Guesthouse an excellent stay with Tracy and Peter great hosts. Room was great and access to a small self serve guest kitchen station is a unique feature. Breakfast was a basic English breakfast and real yummy. Highly recommended. We will return first sure.

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Thank floyd_botha1
Management response:

Thank you Floyd, Pete and I look forward to seeing you and Belinda here again next year!

Lulea, Sweden
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Nice, Clean and designed by a womans hand...lits of details. .. Close to the beach and lots of Restaurants, but still quiet. Gated parkingspace Good familiar service Good breakfast Definitely recommendable

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Thank JK L
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Thank you for the review JK, it was lovely to meet you and Birgit. We had such a fun evening with you guys! :)

Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Small B and B. Bedroom all seem to be downstairs and all look very clean with good beds and fridges. Owners were lovely and helpful. Small balcony upstairs was idea for an evening drink and nice views. We then watched the cricket in the bar area on comfy sofas. Idea location to drive to Betty's Bay to see the penguin...

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Thank bobannieo
Malvern
Reviewed 15 March 2006

This guest house says it's "A Guesthouse with many happy returns". It couldn't be more accurate as I would be more than happy to return. It is ideally located (2 min walk to the beach and bars), the rooms are light, airey, spotless and modern. What makes this place are the owners Andrew and Rika. After 2 weeks in SA...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Big Skies Guest House offers comfortable and affordable bed and breakfast accommodation in the heart of Gordon's Bay. We are just a 2 minute walk from the main beach, with its beach front restaurants, shops and taverns. This pretty seaside town is set between clear blue ocean and breath taking mountains. We have 7 modern en-suite rooms equipped with queen size bed, fridge, TV/DVD, air conditioners, hairdryers and safe. Big Skies Guest House The guest house has a sheltered outdoor pool area to relax in and soak up the sun, and upstairs we have a bar and balcony area which enjoy beautiful views of the sea and mountains - the perfect spot for sundowners. Gordons Bay's central location makes it an ideal base from which to explore the Western Cape. "Drop Anchor and Discover the Cape" with us!! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Big Skies Guesthouse

Address: 53 Berg Street, Gordon's Bay 7140, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Gordon's Bay
Price Range: €43 - €87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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