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Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 17 April 2014

Definately recommed this lovely guest house. Very central, excellant and friendly service and rooms were very comfortable. the owners are lovely and very accomodating. Will be sure to book there again on my next business trip.

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ThandaVista, Owner at Thanda Vista, responded to this review

Dear Michelle Many thanks for staying at Thanda Vista and we are very grateful to now that you enjoyed your stay here. We always try our best to to satisfy the needs of our guests! Regards JP and Petro More 

Cologne
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Reviewed 7 April 2014

We really enjoyed our stay at Thanda Vista. The hosts are really caring and pay attention to the needs of their guests, e.g. recommending suitable activities in the proximity of Plettenberg Bay. We would definitely recommend this guesthouse.

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ThandaVista, Owner at Thanda Vista, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review. We take a lot of pleasure out of knowing our guests appreciate what we do for them. Kind regards and again thank you! JP and Petro More 

Kfar Saba, Israel
1 review
Reviewed 17 March 2014

The level of service, care and warm hospitality at Thanda Vista are unsurpassed. The hosts do everything possible to make your stay a wonderful experience. The location is perfect and the view is breathtaking!

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ThandaVista, Owner at Thanda Vista, responded to this review

Dear Ian and Family It was our pleasure to have you as our guests and to make sure that you were cared for and enjoy yourselves. Many thanks for staying at Thanda Vista. See you next time. Kind regards JP and Petro More 

Stuttgart, Germany
1 review
Reviewed 3 March 2014

We have been surprised of the excellent service and kindness of the owners.The accomodation was very clean and first class, especially the bathroom. The owners were very attentive and did their best to make us our staying comfortable. The breakfeast was one of the best we experienced in South Africa.

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ThandaVista, Owner at Thanda Vista, responded to this review

Dear Margit A belated reply but we appreciated you staying at Thanda Vista en that you had a good time. Many thanks and please come back again! Regards JP and Petro More 

London
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Reviewed 27 February 2014

The actual hosts were away the one night we stayed but the people looking after the B&B were great. The room was lovely,breakfast was fantastic and a lovely view of the beach. Great restaurant recommendations too.

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Camberley, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 11 February 2014

Excellent run guest house ,such personal service you would never, experience in a 4star hotel. Breakfast cooked to your personal liking, bedroom /bathroom to modern high specification. Petro & JP made you feel very special

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ThandaVista, Manager at Thanda Vista, responded to this review

Thanks and it gives us great satisfaction to know that our guests appreciate the effort we put into making their stay a memorable one! More 

Wirral
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Reviewed 9 February 2014

Everything about this place is top notch. JP and his wife are charming and very knowledgeable about the area. The beach is literally at the bottom of the road, and good restaurants and the town centre a few minutes drive away. The sea/mountain view rooms are well worth the small extra cost. Some may find the rooms on the small... More 

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Onsala, Sweden
1 review
Reviewed 27 January 2014

A very nice couple run this B&B, its safe and beautyful. The breakfast was one of the best we had on our 3 week long stay in SA. Our room was facing the backyard, it would be nicer to have a room facing the ocean

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Johannesburg
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 9 January 2014

Awesome accom with great friendly hosts. Very professional & may even be better than the local hotels at affordable prices. Knowledgeable hosts who were able to advise on the best places to visit & the best routes to use over the festive season. I will definitely go back for a longer stay!

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ThandaVista, Owner at Thanda Vista, responded to this review

Thanks for the review Sumesh and look forward to you staying here at Thanda Vista Again! Kind regards JP and Petro More 

George, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 6 January 2014

It was a perfect getaway, a time to reconnect, unwind and recharge our batteries. They went all out to make our stay most memorable. JP took time out to explain all the best restuarants and special venues

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Many thanks for your review. Much appreciated! Kind regards JP and Petro More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Thanda Vista is a Bed and Breakfast establishment, just minutes away from the white sandy beaches of Plettenberg Bay situated on South Africa’s Garden Route coast.Intimate, exclusive and private Thanda Vista offers 5 luxury en-suite bedrooms ( all with air-con, DSTV, bar fridge, mini safe, tea/coffee making facilities, etc. There is also a guest lounge with library, music centre and desk-top computer (with free Wi-Fi broadband internet access); a breakfast room with magnificent views of the Bay; roof-top terrace for fantastic whale watching; and on-site parking. Your hosts, long-time Plett residents JP and Petro van der Walt welcome you to Thanda Vista and they promise that, with their intimate knowledge of the area, you'll find there's so much to do you'll want to stay forever. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thanda Vista

Address: 8 Susan Street, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Plettenberg Bay
Price Range: €77 - €115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Thanda Vista 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“The area is suburban quiet so all rooms will be quiet.”
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