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Johannesburg
Reviewed 7 December 2011

Watching dolphins swim by, lying in bed in the morning, hearing the sound of the waves and smelling the fresh sea air is nothing short of being in paradise! Sunset is not to be missed, best sunset over the sea I have whitnissed for a very long time. The rooms are light, roomy and very comfortable beds. Nothing short of...

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Ascot, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 December 2011

I would highly recommend DVGH to any travellor wanting a quiet get away with the most stunning views across the ocean. Dolphins view is a very apt name. I saw many dolphins frolicing in the clear surf and even a couple of whales. The sunsets were breath taking. The rooms are very clean and well serviced by some very friendly...

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Whitburn
Reviewed 6 December 2011

On my recent visit to South Africa I spent 5 days at the wonderful Dolphins View. The guesthouse overlooks the sea and we were able to watch the dolphins swimming past each day.We were also lucky to see a family of whales. Our room was spacious, comfortable and clean with kitchen facilities if needed. Elaine the owner was very friendly...

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1Thank Joanne J
Plochingen, Germany
Reviewed 5 December 2011

I only can give a compliment to this marvelous guesthouse! The oceanview, the smell of the sea - it' realy phantastic. The rooms are large and comfortable, with citchen and all was needed. Elain gives every help, you ask for - restaurant tipps and reservations, sightseeing tipps. And I can promiss you: the polphins are there, every morning and evening......

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George, South Africa
Reviewed 24 November 2011

I am a regular businessman visiting dolphins View Guest House every second week for the past 6 Months.There are plenty places to chose from but no one offers what Elaine at Dolphins offer regarding hospitality,great rooms and views,excellent service and always willing to help.I can highly recommend this Guest House for business trips or Holidays.Thanx Elaine,you are a star!!!

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Reviewed 16 November 2011

If you want to relax with a great view, Dolphins view is the perfect place to be. Close enough to the city, but far enough away from the city hussle. No matter what time of te year you go to dolphins view, you always feel like you're on your christmas vacation. It doesn't matter what the weather is like, you...

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Lorida, Florida
Reviewed 4 November 2011

this is a little ways from PE, but worth it! Most rooms look out on the crashing waves of the ocean--felt like Big Sur in the southern hemisphere! Elaine, the voluble and party-loving Scottish innkeeper, will take excellent care of you.

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2Thank abudhabinomad
Reviewed 4 November 2011

I had booked this accommodation to enjoy a quiet relaxed break at the end of our two week holiday in South Africa. Correspondence with the proprietor had been very good and this, alongside the glowing reports on Trip Advisor and claims of superior quality and gorgeous pictures of sand dunes from Dolphins View's own website had me looking forward to...

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3Thank Chinbin
Cheltenham
Reviewed 31 October 2011

We booked this place for a 2 night stay based upon the website and glowing Tripadvisor reports. Sadly, our journey was wasted and we walked right back out upon seeing the accommodation. The furniture is NOT good quality. The place is clean but this is diminished by it's shabbiness which makes it appear unclean. The building is unattractive and is...

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3Thank KatieDuncs
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 11 September 2011

My wife & I staid a total of three months in this wonderful place when I started my new job in PE. And while the job was stressful at the time it always felt like a holiday coming back every day. Located in first row to the sea, a huge beach only 5 minutes away, a family-like service by Elaine...

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Self catering suites with the option of meals (with notice). All accommodation is sea facing. ... more   less 

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Address: 4 Seestrand Way, Beachview, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port Elizabeth > Beachview
Number of rooms: 5
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“The Room with a view which I had was facing the Sea, not sure if all suites have views.”
  • It was a cold rainy day view from window/balcony
 of 5 bubbles charmanew2016, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Keep your eyes peeled for schools of Dolphins to swim past, Dog-Friendly Guest House”
 of 5 bubbles Leni404, 5 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Travelers with pets should consider Unit no. 2 - it has an enclosed garden”
 of 5 bubbles jasonnQ7215MP, 7 Apr 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in suite 2 with a view. The only sound we could hear was the ocean!! How peaceful.”
 of 5 bubbles barbies792, 12 Mar 2015 | Read review
“I always elect to stay in room 1, 3, 4, or 5 however have stay in No 2 when travelling with family due to more space......the option to braai suite 1, 4 and 5 are awesome.”
 of 5 bubbles Amos123london, 22 Jan 2015 | Read review
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