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    Crawford's Beach Lodge

    42 Steenbras Drive | Chintsa East, Chintsa 5275, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent56%
    • Very good31%
    • Average9%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “family holiday” (18 reviews)
    “wild coast” (28 reviews)
    “dolphin room” (8 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Tennis Court
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 348 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    It was a pleasant stay. The hotel accommodated us at very short notice after we were disappointed by Chintsa Lodge who cancelled our booking last minute. The hotel staff were very friendly, the food was great and we really enjoyed our stay

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    Thank linakhalishwayos
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We had a fantastic two night stay at Crawford's. The staff were helpful and friendly. The room had a beautiful view and was clean and comfy. The food was delicious every time. But it was the small things I was pleased about. The coffee was...More

    Thank kellybennett444
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We arrived in a coach bus to this amazing place to find our lift waiting to take us to receptions but we chose to walk when arriving at reception we were greeted with either a cocktail or one of there local brewed beers also a...More

    Thank Kevskiknbak
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    A blissful weekend where one could relax, unwind and enjoy beautiful views of the beach, exemplary service and delicious food. An amazing Spa treatment followed by an hour in the jacuzzi is a definite must!

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    Thank natashep
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    We highly enjoyed our stay at the crawfords beach lodge. On a 4 weeks trip through South Africa this lodge offered us a moment of relaxation and comfort. We had a very nice room with view on the ocean, nice staff, very good meals. It...More

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    About
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    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Conference Facilities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 116 - USD 254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 40
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Eastern Cape >
    • Chintsa
    • Also Known As
    • Crawford`s Beach Hotel Cintsa
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    Room & Suite (28)
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    Hotel & Grounds (53)
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    djdTorfaenWales
    26 October 2017|
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    Response from linpe05 | Reviewed this property |
    In beginning of Jan, sunrise is about 5:00 and sunset is about 19:20 (peak summer) and at the end of in Feb it's about 05:55 to about 18:45.
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    "All rooms have a sight on the coast.On the second floor you have a better sight."
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    "Make sure you have quiet neighbours."
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    "a sea front room is best"
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    "Dolphin rooms have fantastic views."
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