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    Santos Express

    Munro Road | Santos Beach, Mossel Bay 6500, South Africa
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    11 - 15 of 289 reviews

    Reviewed 5 June 2017

    We recently spent two nights in the caboose on the train. It was delightful. It was equipped with a fridge and kettle and the tea, coffee etc amenities were replaced as needed. It was very clean and comfortable. The caboose has a private verandah and...More

    1  Thank wbresort
    Response from SantosTrain, Manager at Santos ExpressResponded 7 June 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are so delighted that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to having you here again soon! You would love our Royal Suites!

    Reviewed 15 May 2017

    We stayed for 2 nights to celebrate our 50th wedding anniversary. The staff went out of their way to make us feel special and set up a romantic Royal suite for us, following through to a special table for dinner. Thank you to the staff...More

    1  Thank CatherineGS
    Response from SantosTrain, Manager at Santos ExpressResponded 22 May 2017

    Dear CatherineGS, We are absolutely delighted that you enjoyed your stay. It was only our pleasure in making your special day more memorable. We hope to celebrate many more special days with you. It was a joy to host you and we hope to see...More

    Reviewed 15 May 2017

    Had read some negative comments on this place but thought would take the risk and try. Booked the seaview suite that is pretty low price. Other reviews mentioned about horrible cold breakfast but the suite had very good hot breakfast. Cant ask for luxury for...More

    Thank Vin123
    Response from SantosTrain, Manager at Santos ExpressResponded 22 May 2017

    Dear Vin123, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay. The view and waking up to the sound of the waves is most definitely priceless!

    Reviewed 2 May 2017

    I liked the idea with sleeping on a train and the location is perfect on the beach. However, the amenities were quite dirty (bathroom, shower and the rooms). Also, they had made a mistake with our booking and accidentally written the wrong dates. When we...More

    Thank laurapacoste
    Response from SantosTrain, Manager at Santos ExpressResponded 3 May 2017

    Dear Laurapacoste, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We do apologize for the confusion with your reservation. Regrettably you did not confirm your reservation through the booking agent, which caused the error. You are welcome to contact us directly next time to...More

    Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

    Staying at Santos Express was cozy, fun, comfortable and generally a great experience. The train has been refurbished and turned into a hostel so you can choose between dorm, and various compartments (double beds, twin beds, single bed). I had a tiny, single bed compartment...More

    Thank Bakoyma
    Response from SantosTrain, Manager at Santos ExpressResponded 3 May 2017

    Dear Ms. Bond! Thank you for taking the time to review us! Your kind words are what fuels our passion. We look forward to welcoming you back!

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$22 - US$69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 28
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    • Mossel Bay
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    Room Tips
    "All the rooms have the view on the beach!"
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    "We were in Royal suite D but any of those would be great so long as there is a balcony"
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    "if you what a bigger room, book caboose 69 then you even get a private balcony."
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    "Stay in the Royal Suites if you can."
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