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Emily Moon River Lodge

Agoda.comUSD 141*
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Exceptional food and ambience !! Pork belly was absolutely gorgeous ! Thanks to Juan (Head Chef), Mark (FOH Manager) and Alex (GM) for a super time ! If I may suggest a broader white wine selection, that would be good. Perhaps add a Gewürstraminer / Colombar / Buketraube to the list ? It will compliment many of the lighter dishes...

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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The location is fabulous. Awesome views and a lovely interior with a warm atmosphere. You need to pre-book here as this restaurant is very popular. However, food was really disappointing- probably the worst we ate in the region. Starters were better then the main dishes, we all had different meals but no one was good...wouldn't go there again and if...

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Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well designed accommodation with lovely views over the river from the balcony. It was a great pleasure to reside there for a few days. Although the room doesn't have AC we found the fan worked well. The staff were very friendly and helped make our stay very enjoyable. Had some lovely meals in the restaurant. It had a very good...

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Thank db42015
Somerset West, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Mixed feelings .....pizza's at Simon's bar were great but restaurant stuff disappointing . Sent back burnt chicken and seafood curry was very disappointing ......was nothing more than 8 mussels in a not so nice tomato soup ! Stick with the pizza's .

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Thank GLEN J
Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent 3 wonderful nights. Accommodation was perfect. Very private, peaceful and comfortable. Beautiful view from our private deck. First morning they sat with us after the great breakfast and went through the various things to do/see in Plettenberg Bay Area. Gave great recommendations for activities and restaurants etc. It made our stay so easy. The staff was great, attentive yet...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 March 2017

This place is extraordinary. The décor throughout is beautiful with lots of antiques and African artefacts. Rooms and bathrooms are very spacious, elegant and comfortable. There is really nothing they haven't thought of! The restaurant (140 covers) was full - mostly with people who had taken the trouble to drive 15 minutes from Plettenberg Bay, they must be doing something...

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Thank Norman D
Ascot UK
Reviewed 22 March 2017

The location of Emily Moon is stunning, as are the rooms and the restaurant. The staff were incredibly friendly, the food was really lovely, and the room decor very special. Just sorry we couldn't spend more time here.

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Thank aboonm
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Fantastic rooms overlooking the lagoon. Quiet, large, very comfy with beautiful decks for sunrise and sunsets. Fantastic meal, and fantastic wine list. Cheese scones at breakfast 10+. All at below-fantastic prices with a wonderful staff. Homey too

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Thank Thesweater
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

I can't fault the evening we had here during our honeymoon. Though a little off the beaten track, the setting was stunning and the food delicious! The staff were incredibly attentive and helpful, advising us what to order - both food and drink wise -and the atmosphere was wonderful.

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1Thank Katy A
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This was our second visit to Emily Moon and was just as good as the first . The food and service were excellent and for our accommodation we had a two floor duplex overlooking the Bitou Valley and river with fabulous views . It is so peaceful and relaxing simply a must if you are staying in Plettenberg Bay ....

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Where luxury and peace are to be found in a sweeping river valley. Where the views encompass a wetland, winding river and distant mountains and where the call of the Fish Eagle will forever remind you of the vast skies of Africa. Embracing the southern bank of the Bitou River in Plettenberg Bay, Emily Moon River Lodge is a small, exclusive lodge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Emily Moon River Lodge

Address: P.O. Box 1936 | Rietvlei Road, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Plettenberg Bay
Price Range: $183 - $604 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Emily Moon River Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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“All the rooms were good. If they didn't have a direct view from the room, there was a private raised lookout just nearby.”
aboonm, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“In our opinion, ask for the rooms farthest from the lodge. Exceptional Southeast, unobstructed views.”
Thesweater, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Higher rooms if you don't want lots of steps”
giovannaingram, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Sorry I m unable to answer as I haven't stayed in the hotel”
171discerningdiner1, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 7 is a comfortable two level family room with decks”
JonB_SA, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
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