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    Ocean Watch Guesthouse

    12 Perestrella Street, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 3860
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    5/11/20176/11/2017
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview
    • Excellent84%
    • Very good9%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “b b” (15 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 140 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We still can't believe, we found this place. We had a family room. They are huge. Everything is beautiful decorated. From the terrasse you have a fantastic view over ther ocean. During the whale season you can observe the whale. There was one just when...More

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    Response from summer-place, Manager at Ocean Watch GuesthouseResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you for your beautiful review and it is always a pleasure to have guests like you. Hope to see you again one day. Kindest regards Vanessa

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The guest house is so beutiful. The view is amazing!! Everything is clean and perfect. The staff is super friendly. Breakfast is rich and tasty. We loved it very much and definitely will come back again!!

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    Response from summer-place, Manager at Ocean Watch GuesthouseResponded 6 days ago

    Thank you for your lovely review and it was a pleasure to have you stay with us too. Kindest regards Vanessa

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed at this guest house overnight and the manager showed us around the room and property. The sea views from this property were stunning. The service was excellent. The rooms were well appointed with very comfortable beds.

    Thank Hunyani
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The only bad thing was the weather! We had a spacius room. The living area ist huge and comfortable. You have an excellent view on the bay and we saw a whale out there. The distance to the towncenter is short, so leave your car...More

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    Response from summer-place, Manager at Ocean Watch GuesthouseResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to give us a review. Glad you enjoyed the house. Regards Vanessa

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The guest house has excellent bedrooms which really helped us to relax and unwind after a long couple of days. This was complete with an amazing view of Plett Bay, which looked fantastic on a sunny day. There was a nice shared pool and dining...More

    Thank Liam R
    Response from summer-place, Manager at Ocean Watch GuesthouseResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to give us such a great review, much appreciated. Kindest regards Vanessa

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$96 - US$187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Plettenberg Bay
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    Traveller (42)
    Room & Suite (34)
    Dining (8)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (26)
    Bathroom (10)
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    Room Tips
    "Ask for one of the four rooms with sea views. The view is stunning."
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    "There are rooms on the top floor and first floor. Top floor rooms have a great view to the bay."
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    "front facing rooms have the best views. we like the Captains Cabin for its space but others, on the top..."
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    "Go for he larger captain room on the ground floor or any of the rooms upstairs"
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