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Zurich, Switzerland
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25 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This guest house is very quietly located with a nice garden. You feel secure and welcomed, the outdoor shower is a nice add-on. The staff is charming and a good full English breakfast is included as well.

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sandadmin, Owner at Sandals Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely praise. So happy you had a pleasant , relaxing stay. Best wishes More 

West Kirby, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Made very welcome on arrival with a pot of tea and biscuits whilst we completed the paperwork. Accommodation is lovely, to a very high standard and very well presented. Bedroom very spacious with generously sized bathroom. Breakfast also very good, cooked to order. Only slight negative was lack of a fridge in room, only accommodation on whole trip that didn't... More 

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sandadmin, Owner at Sandals Guest House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your lovely review which highlighted aspects you really enjoyed and appreciated at Sandals GH and also one which would have made your stay more comfortable. Fridges in rooms... been highlighted before. Our decor, design and stance has been to keep them out due to various reasons. I travel widely too and many 4 star still do not... More 

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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101 reviews
47 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We stayed here on our last night in South Africa. The thatched guesthouse is looking a bit tired now. The breakfast is nice and the pool and garden very nice and secluded. Unfortunately St Francis Bay itself was disappointing and appeared "closed". Area may be good for hikers but the beaches were very small especially the one near this guesthouse... More 

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Israel
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We loved the place and the host. We were family of five. Great breakfast and general hospitality. Got all the help we needed heading Tsitsikamma. Unfortunately winds didn't allow us to use the pool and the great garden but it looks very inviting.

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Thank AnatShenkar
sandadmin, Owner at Sandals Guest House, responded to this review

Oct winds in the Cape - oh my, they can be cruel on certain days! So sorry our weather was not being your friend that day. But so appreciate the lovely comments. More 

Carlisle, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016

When our travel agent booked a 'Guest House' I immediately thought of the typical B & B found at most UK sae side resorts. How wrong can you be? Sandals is a lovely thatched building with additional accommodation across the lawn. We had two rooms, one very large with sofa, shower and separate bath. the other was smaller but still... More 

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Good service in well appointed room. The staff are pleasant and friendly. The dinning area over looks the swimming pools. Our room had a private garden, a nice touch. The en-suite bath room has a shower and bath, nice for the wife and I.

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sandadmin, Owner at Sandals Guest House, responded to this review

Great comments and praise. Thank you so much More 

Manchester
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33 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Only stayed one night on our way to Addo. Wish we had stayed longer. Our room was wonderful and we had so much space. We loved the outdoor shower and patio area. Breakfast was very good and I loved the pancakes. Couldn't fault a single thing and highly rrecommend this guest house.

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sandadmin, General Manager at Sandals Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comment and hope you can come back to visit one day and stay for long. More 

Milan, Italy
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016

It was our first two nights in SA, Richard and his staff welcomed us throughout our stay in a friendly and happy way introducing us to their wonderful country with a lot of helpful advices also with regard to our next steps of our travel. This in a quiet, lovely and relaxing place. Thumbs up!

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sandadmin, General Manager at Sandals Guest House, responded to this review

Thank You so much for the absolutely wonderful review. We are absolutely thrilled that we were able to make your stay with us special and I do hope though that the rest of your trip was absolutely amazing. More 

Tortola
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016

My husband and I recently stayed at Sandals Guest House for four nights in August. We are an internationally well travelled couple who have stayed at many guest houses. To date, we have not received such a warm and friendly welcome from owners and staff. Every detail taken care of. Each breakfast was so delicious and made to order. The... More 

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sandadmin, General Manager at Sandals Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review. We really do try to help our guests wherever we can and make your stay rewarding and comfortable. we trust that we will be seeing you here again for some more relaxing time away. More 

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21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Sadly, we arrived at Sandals when it was dark so we didn't really get to enjoy the place so much. We were met by the owner (who we had contacted by phone to let him know we were on our way as it was getting late) and he was extremely welcoming. He have us a great recommendation about where to... More 

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sandadmin, Owner at Sandals Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks for the lovely comments. Hope next time you can stay longer to really appreciate St Francis Bay. We live and work in a very special kind of paradise! More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Perfectly positioned 150 metres from main beach, Sandals Boutique Guesthouse offers its guests a unique and international blend of superb hospitality, cuisine and service. The beauty, tranquillity and friendly hospitality of Sandals will ensure you have a chance to relax and enjoy the "laid-back" luxury which Sandals Guest House provides. Sensational surf, pristine beaches, rugged coastline & indigenous fynbos create a perfect setting for relaxation & play in St Francis Bay! Within walking distance or a few minute’s drive away are fabulous restaurants, quaint village shops, Port St Francis, nature walks, Jack Nicklaus award-winning St Francis Links & our local St Francis Bay Golf Club! No holiday in South Africa is complete without experiencing our warmth, friendliness and personal service at Sandals, St Francis Bay.We will ensure you leave relaxed, rejuvenated and determined to return again soon! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sandals Guest House

Address: 4 Napier Road | St Francis Bay, Saint Francis Bay 6312, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Saint Francis Bay
Price Range: $155 - $244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sandals Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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“If you like to shower and the though of an outside one does not appeal best to check room allocaton.”
 of 5 bubbles 327stevel, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in Room 1 - has a great outlook”
  • Our balcony overlooking the pool
  • Our second private balcony
  • This was next to our balcony that overlooked the pool
 of 5 bubbles C9159VBterryh, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The upstairs rooms are quieter and have a great view from a private balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles jenniferwV3766VO, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“The garden rooms are stunning if you can get one. If not the other rooms are still lovely and you won't be disappointed”
 of 5 bubbles Sarabi08, 18 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Stay here!”
 of 5 bubbles JamesHarrison, 8 Feb 2016 | Read review
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