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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Crafords is excellently located with great views over Chinsta beach and the coast line. It's direct access to the prestine beach makes it easy to go for walks/swims when one desires . The food was tasty, plentiful with a good variety of options to choose from, including when catered for the conference room. The staff are helpful and take good...

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East London
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We will definately be back. 2 Days is just too short! Calvin helped us with whatever our needs was. The staff is friendly and helpfull. The room was nice and big. The beach is absolutely safe and beautiful.

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Thank 312venessas
East London
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Thank you for providing a perfect holiday. The views of the beach and sea from our room were amazing, quite magical. The food was of an exceptional standard, the variety first class. The staff, without exception, were fantastic, we will be back!

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Thank christinedN2703HV
East London
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly relaxed staff made the stay extremely satisfying. A great place just to unwind in and in a romantic setting. Will definitely go back!! Great wide open beach near the river made for nice long walks.

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Thank R5845MLgregt
East London
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic Family Time Together At A Wonderful Venue With Superb Meals Including A Great Selection Of Seafood And Varied Meal Options. Super Puddings! Great Bar Service And Friendly Staff. Even Though It Rained, We Enjoyed Our Walks On The Fantastic Beach.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our daughters surprised us with a two night stay, an early 40th wedding anniversary present, while holidaying in South Africa. The only way to describe Crawfords is a little bit of Paradise. The wonderful beach, beautiful view from our room, lovely food and very helpful and friendly staff made our stay very memorable. It was very peaceful and relaxing. We...

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East London
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room was large. The place is located in Chintsa which really feels like a holiday destination. The buffets were grand and thoroughly enjoyed the food,.there was always seafood. The people were the best part though, all levels of staff had a genuine smile and was friendly. I'll definitely come to stay here again:)

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The perfect place for rest and relaxation! We enjoyed walking the beach, the wonderful food and relaxing by the pool with a drink. I cannot wait to return in the (hopefully near) future! Thank you for a great vacation!

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CrawfordsBeach, Guest Relations Manager at Crawford's Beach Lodge, responded to this review

Hello Happy Traveler Thank you for your great review its very much appreciated and yes hope to see you back at Crawfords soon :) Regards Barry

East London
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

such a stunning place with a beautiful beach and stunning beach views, lovely room. a relaxing place and everything in reach , restaurant , pool and kids play areas. highly recommended. enjoyed every minute of our stay.

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CrawfordsBeach, Guest Relations Manager at Crawford's Beach Lodge, responded to this review

Hello Happy Traveler Thank you for your great review, much appreciated :) Regards Barry

East London
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Generally nice place to go and relax, will definitely visit again. Great people and environment all around. The service was great, they responded quickly when I wanted to change my reservation and there nice about it and they assisted me in finding a suitable date. The room was ok.

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CrawfordsBeach, Guest Relations Manager at Crawford's Beach Lodge, responded to this review

Hello Happy Traveler Thank you for your great review and feedback always much appreciated :) Hope to see you back again soon Regards Barry

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Crawford's Beach Lodge offers barefoot luxury and elegant thatched accommodation for the most discerning of traveller and conference organizer, who is looking for fun, sun and relaxation. Crawford's Beach Lodge is nestled in the middle of the beautiful Chintsa Bay on the Wild Coast, surrounded by rolling hills, lush tropical beach forests and the warm Indian Ocean. The perfect venue for your honeymoon or even for the more adventurous, wanting to explore the many beautiful treasures the Wild Coast has to offer. Our location is also a malaria free area. We are approximately 42km from East London, the surfside city famous for its Nahoon Reef. Treat yourself and the special person in your life to a romantic getaway. We also offer Spa Treatments at our Senses Spa, with a great ocean view. Stay in a luxury thatched rooms, relax on the deck while you sip on champagne watching the sun go down over the shimmering ocean. Come and share our slice of paradise! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Crawford's Beach Lodge

Address: 42 Steenbras Drive | Chintsa East, Chintsa 5275, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Chintsa
Price Range: $166 - $344 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Crawford's Beach Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 40
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