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Dolphin Beach

Jeffreys Bay, South Africa
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Clean beach

We popped in on a Sunday afternoon. We found a parking and was instantly surround by "car guards... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2018
WillemLab
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Richards Bay, South Africa
via mobile
surf

good surfing point, for beginners and surfers with experience, easies point on the bay, have a walk... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2018
Stacy_Suurf
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“on duty” (4 reviews)
“great waves” (3 reviews)
“blue flag” (2 reviews)
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Jeffreys Bay, South Africa
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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

We popped in on a Sunday afternoon. We found a parking and was instantly surround by "car guards" that want to "look after" our car. We took a walk around and found the area to be clean. A couple of people were enjoying doing some...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2018

good surfing point, for beginners and surfers with experience, easies point on the bay, have a walk or only relax at the beach also possible

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Reviewed 30 January 2018

Jeffreys Bay or JBay (but best known in South Africa by their Afrikaans name 'Jeffriesbaai'), is really one of the most lovey towns you can visit in the world. The main beach, in recent years called Dolphin Beach locals told us, is an international Blue...More

2  Thank DrGoodTravel
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

We were told this is THE beach to visit while in JBay. While is was one of the busiest while we were in JBay I must say it seems a bit dirty, rundown, etc. Paint off things, sand has trash in it, park area has...More

Thank onthego2much
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Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Not what it used to be. About 15 years back, it was in a mint condition. Clean. Not shards of broken glass, no thieves and certainly no dirty drain water.

Thank Nel911
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Reviewed 12 November 2017

We arrived here before the main season (start of November). Only a few people were there. Literally we could enjoy the beach alone. Long walks on the beach, looking for seagulls and dolphins. And after some time it is easy to take a rest in...More

1  Thank Michael P
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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Worth the detour on our trip to Knysna, we had a great lunch at Kitchen Windows Beach Resturant. Wide beach, good place to swim and soak up the sun

1  Thank Jill M
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

Dolphin Beach is Jeffreys Bay prime swimming and entertainment beach... It has once again been awarded Blue Flag Status which speaks for itself.... Beautiful white sands and a wide beach that accommodates thousands of bathers and holiday makers. It is a tremendous draw card for...More

1  Thank peterC3822UH
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

This is a great place to walk along the Indian Ocean while visiting Jeffreys Bay. The sea and surf are spectacular

Thank Tim R
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

Peaceful and quiet, one of the most quietest spots to relax and swim in the area. Good for little kids and groups looking to relax and rest

Thank McAleer2018
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