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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Other places are searched for to be truly discovered. You cannot find Saldana Bay and you do not wake up in this homely little hotel with a big heart. When you enter, you enter a home until you discover.

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bblilly, General Manager at Blue Bay Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are happy you got the homely feeling of the hotel as it is a family run business and we want all our guests to feel part of the family. We hope to see you here again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in a self catering cottage which was well equipped and comfortable. The cottages have direct access to the beach which is literally 50m away. When staying at the cottages guests have full access to all of the Lodges facilities.We took advantage of the very relaxing massages on offer as well as dining in the restaurant.The children wanted to...

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bblilly, General Manager at Blue Bay Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write your positive review! We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay here with us and all the facilities we have to offer in the hotel and resort. We hope to see you there again soon for some better weather in order for the children to enjoy a lovely game of...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed such a wonderful long weekend at the Blue Bay. Staff were attentive and very friendly. All the meals we ate in the restaurant were good, and the view from the dining room is breath taking, the azure of the ocean is mesmerising. Gardens were beautiful and well kept. Rooms were a little on the small side but we...

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bblilly, General Manager at Blue Bay Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your positive review! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us as well as the meals and facilities. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. As the Lodge is a renovated family homestead it has little nooks and crannies, so some of the rooms are very...

Lausanne, Switzerland
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Delicious food, super extra friendly staff, just renovated rooms, main area with lounge and bar super nice and of good taste. Make no mistake, this is the place to stay in Saldanha. I stayed at Protea and is incomparable. Food here is GREAT. Breakfast is super quality nice good food. All the people working on ships come here, so they...

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bblilly, Manager at Blue Bay Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your positive review about our establishment. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay here with us as well as the food and your room. We look forward to your next visit here with us.

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We stayed in the 3 bedroom unit, and was very happy with the stay, the rooms are clean and very neat, and we had views of the bay and sea, and we could walk to the beach. We arrived very early, and the staff were absolutely amazing in helping us out. The service is excellent and the staff are very...

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bblilly, Manager at Blue Bay Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write your positive review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and that the staff treated you as part of the family. We are looking forward to your next visit here with us.

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Great seaside hotel on a beautiful bay .Clean , well run and most enjoyable. My children aged 5 and 8 spent most there time swimming .Restaurant really nice with a super bar . Views are exceptional over the bay . Right on the sea.we will be back

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bblilly, Manager at Blue Bay Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write your positive review. We are looking forward to your next visit and we are happy to hear that you enjoyed our establishment.

Ballito
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Wow, wow wow! We visited this establishment for the first time 15 years ago and were impressed. A return visit for a special anniversary was just as spectacular. Upgrades to the property including a new pool, bar and lounge area make this the ideal spot to take a romantic time out. If the budget allows, opt for the executive suites...

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bblilly, Manager at Blue Bay Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your positive review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay here with us and that you came back after all these years to come and visit us again. We hope that your next visit will not only be in 15 years time again and that we will see you...

Kolkata
Reviewed 22 February 2017

A very nice property on the beach. The rooms are well good and very comfortable. The garden is well maintained. Enjoyed a round of tennis in the morning. The menu has a wide variety of dishes , nothing exotic though. Breakfast was good too. The staff , everyone from the receptionist to the restaurant staff were very courteous and always...

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bblilly, Manager at Blue Bay Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your positive review. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed all our facilities and service. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Saldanha Bay has a shortage of proper restaurants. However, Blue Bay Lodge restaurant is the ultimate restaurant in region. Great food selection and wines, with outstanding sea views. Great bar as well. Service is brilliant and definitely great value for money. This restaurant slash lounge slash bar is super relaxing & peaceful.

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bblilly, Manager at Blue Bay Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write your beautiful review. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit in our bar and restaurant and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Cape Town
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We used the Blue Bay Lodge for our Mystery Tour on the 11th December. Everyone who joined us thoroughly enjoyed the day in Saldanha. Being so close to the water we found it an ideal venue for a hot day. The food was very well presented ; their staff most obliging - in fact, we can heartily recommend this Lodge...

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Thank you so much for taking the time to write your awesome positive review. It was such a pleasure having you guys here and are looking forward to your next visit!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Blue Bay Lodge offers three star beachfront accommodation just outside the beautiful West Coast Village, Saldanha. From a mouth-watering a la carte restaurant to world-class conference facilities with the capacity of up to 120 delegates. Choose from 32 B&B en-suite rooms or 14 self-catering cottages and with in-house wedding, conference and function coordinators, Blue Bay Lodge really has something on offer for everyone. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue Bay Lodge

Address: 48 Gracillaria Cresent | Blouwaterbaai, Saldanha, Saldanha Bay Municipality 7395, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Saldanha Bay Municipality > Saldanha
Price Range: €82 - €104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Blue Bay Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 32
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“The separate units are great, 2 or 3 bedroom and very affordable”
Jeans-Shirts, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Our room was close to the security gate & for about an hour it was noisy with the gate opening and closing.”
Lizette-Venus, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The executive honeymoon suite has the prime position!”
HouseC1015, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Try the apartments(annex), very roomy and private”
gordonm377, 26 May 2016 | Read review
“Avoid the place”
345wynands, 17 Feb 2016 | Read review
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