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Muscat, Oman
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Great place! We stayed at the next building to the main house. It was a nice flat we had, shower needs to get replaced. You are just in 5 minutes in the very small town, stunning beach but nothing much to do there.

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London
Reviewed 1 November 2016

As usual I stayed at DV when I visited SA recently, perfect seamless stay and best value for money. On this occasion the dolphins were very active and gave the regular show for all the guests. Highly recommend a stay when you are in PE.

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1Thank Amos123london
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

What a fantastic little place with a fantastic little lady running it !! Made to feel completely at home all the amenities you could wish for with perfect views to match animal friendly but you would never know it by the cleanliness of the accommodation will definitely be going back thank you Elaine 😊😊

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

What a gem of a place,our room faced the ocean where we sat and watched the dolphins swim by twice a day and the fisherman through the night with their spot lights on the water fishing for squid. Our apartment had a small kitchen well equipped for self catering and our host Elaine served us a lovely lunch we had...

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Margate
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Nice spacious room, lovely sea view and comfortable bed. Could use a bit of TLC .Stairs to get to unit were a bit of a problem with my luggage. Beautiful big bath in bathroom, nice comfortable chairs for watching tv.

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Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I enjoyed the view. Pretty laid back even on a rainy day. Dolphins swimming by unconcerned with its in awe spectators. Wonderful sounds with door open of the sea almost rushing in. Loved the clean air and the quiet. A park at the ocean which is just across the street. Spar withing 4 kms for the groceries you might need...

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Johannesburg
Reviewed 29 August 2016

This gem of a place has all the views that one can ask for over the bay of Algoa. Dolphins to watch and the lovely Chocca boats in season. The owner is just so precious. Always friendly an a warm welcome. Home from home.

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1Thank Linda S
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Dolphin view is small intimate guest house with one of the finest settings of any guest house in SA. Owner Elaine is the darling aunt you could only wish for. rooms are spacious, comfortable. self catering minor meals a plus. slightly out of town, but then when on business that is what I look for. Beachview is my fav place.......

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elaine1PortElizabeth, Owner at Dolphins View Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review! We are so lucky to be in the location that we are with dolphins passing regularly. We can arrange a home cooked dinner for you (on request, with notice) if required . We hope to be of service to you again soon. Elaine

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

View unbelievable and service even better .Friendliest place I've stayed in , nothing was too much trouble for Elaine she treats you like family from the moment you arrive also has a Wicked sense of humour 👍👍👍👍👍😃 English tv comfy beds and very clean not forgetting two adorable little dogs .Thankyou Elaine for everything Debbie 🇬🇧

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elaine1PortElizabeth, Owner at Dolphins View Guest House, responded to this review

Hello Debbie, Thank you so much for your lovely review. We do hope to see you again soon. Kindest regards Elaine

Johannesburg
Reviewed 29 March 2016

A welcoming sight and visit every time! The view is one of the best sea views ever with the chokka boats out, picture pretty! the sea air in ones face and the dolphins swimming past. Out of town which is quiet and serene. Always a pleasure and great to re visit!

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elaine1PortElizabeth, Owner at Dolphins View Guest House, responded to this review

Hello Linda, Thank you so much for your lovely review! So glad you enjoyed your stay. Please come to see us again soon. Kindest regards Elaine

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Self catering suites with the option of meals (with notice). All accommodation is sea facing. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dolphins View Guest House

Address: 4 Seestrand Way, Beachview, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port Elizabeth > Beachview
Number of rooms: 5
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“The Room with a view which I had was facing the Sea, not sure if all suites have views.”
  • It was a cold rainy day view from window/balcony
charmanew2016, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Keep your eyes peeled for schools of Dolphins to swim past, Dog-Friendly Guest House”
Leni404, 5 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Travelers with pets should consider Unit no. 2 - it has an enclosed garden”
jasonnQ7215MP, 7 Apr 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in suite 2 with a view. The only sound we could hear was the ocean!! How peaceful.”
barbies792, 12 Mar 2015 | Read review
“I always elect to stay in room 1, 3, 4, or 5 however have stay in No 2 when travelling with family due to more space......the option to braai suite 1, 4 and 5 are awesome.”
Amos123london, 22 Jan 2015 | Read review
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