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Munster, Germany
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The guesthouse has a wonderful sea view. The Garden side is also nice.Beach near by.The service is good. Our Rom was o.k ... Next time i would like to have a room with sea view. The best restaurant in Gordons bay ist Zest.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Having arrived into Cape Town airport we picked up the car and drove just over an hour to reach Gordons Bay. Manor on the Bay guest house was paradise. Fabulous interconnecting rooms on the second floor of the new part of the building giving us a spectactular view over the bay towards Table Mountain. The original building is 150 years...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The room was fine, the bed great however the rate we felt high, the most we paid in a month's stay in SA. The wifi was poor, others complained as well Breakfast was well done. The 2 hour drive around the shore was classic, just stunning landscape.

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Swaffham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was looking for a final night's accommodation relatively near to Cape Town airport and fortunately discovered Manor on the Bay where they were able to offer me their only available room - the honeymoon suite! As you can imagine, it was very spacious, with a large bed and luxurious bathroom. The air-con was also a blessing. The lady in...

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Gordon's Bay, South Africa
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

What a wonderful stay! Everything is just so perfect and comfortable. Highly recommend. Every member of staff are so lovely and friendly nothing is too much trouble. So many little extras are just added. I have absolutely enjoyed every moment of my stay here. In fact I am coming back for my last 3 nights.

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

True elegant setting with an amazing view. Situated against the Gordon's Bay mountain overlooking the Helderberg basin. A relaxing yet not remote feeling, with only a road separating you from the beach.

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amsterdam
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The location is perfect on a little hill very close (40 mtrs) from Gordons beach, the nice shady part with trees. Walking distance (nice safe path following the beach line) to the centre with all the restaurants and bars.The white b&b house is very stylish mid 1900 colonial period has some 12 very well decorated rooms (some are huge family...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had booked somewhere else, but were so disappointed about the misleading information we refused the apartment on arrival. I quick scan of the internet and we booked this diamond, arriving only 45mins later. It was such a find. Location couldn't be better. Lovely small pool to cool down in, with towels and toys for the kids provided. The room...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Of all the places we visited on our road trip through the Cape over the December period, this was by far our favourite. Our only regret is that we didn't stay longer. The room was beautifully decorated, spacious and clean. The bathroom offered a double basin, shower and a bath. We stayed in unit 1, this was a corner room...

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HanelVanReenen, Owner at Manor on the Bay, responded to this review

WOW - what a lovely compliment! Thank you very much for the positive review and recommendation! We really value the feedback and input. We hope to welcome you back soon. Kind Regards Hanel

South Africa
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Booked at the very last minute while having sundowner and it revealed a perfect stay for a one night stop over. Room was very comfortable and private, we didn't enjoy all the amenities although figure that if had have stayed longer would have appreciated more, ie g-enormous closet surrounding the bedroom. I would rather say same for the breakfast, ain't...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Manor on the Bay Guesthouse is situated 50m from the beach, offering affordable accommodation, value for money and great discounted specials throughout the year, in picturesque Gordon's Bay, Cape Town, South Africa. We are 5 minutes’ walk from upmarket restaurants and Bikini Beach with Blue Flag status. Gordon’s Bay is a top tourist destination in close proximity to Cape Town, Table Mountain, the Winelands (Stellenbosch, Franschoek, Paarl, Helderberg) and over 12 golf courses and located on Route 43, one of SA’s most scenic routes (Gordon’s Bay to Hermanus costal road). Also famous for the Southern Right whales visiting us each year: Gordon’s Bay, Gateway to the Whale Route, August – November. Enjoy the warmer sea water – about 9 degrees warmer - than Cape Town’s icy waters. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Manor on the Bay

Address: 117 Beach Road | Western Cape, Gordon's Bay 7140, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Gordon's Bay
Price Range: $91 - $187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Manor on the Bay 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Higher rooms for the best views”
 of 5 bubbles Lisajrichards, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
“This is rated a guest house and is more personal and private than a hotel. There is not room service. Breakfast is superb”
 of 5 bubbles O9801MLsusane, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Sea facing”
 of 5 bubbles Williwall, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Unit 1 has the best views”
 of 5 bubbles trendytravller, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Family room has bunk bed for kids”
 of 5 bubbles , 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
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