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    Santos Express

    Munro Road | Santos Beach, Mossel Bay 6500, South Africa
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    Free Internet
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    Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

    We booked the Royal Suite with the view of the beach for 5 nights. Nothing can compare to this awesome view. With a family of 4. 2 adults and a 7 year old and 4 year old. The kids loved being able to go to...More

    Thank duppies55
    Response from SantosTrain, Manager at Santos ExpressResponded 10 July 2017

    Dear B4208SOmichaeld, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are chuffed that you enjoyed your stay with us! We do apologize for any inconvenience caused and maintenance has attended to all the windows. Thank you so much for bringing it to our...More

    Reviewed 30 June 2017

    stayed here for 1 night. staff was really helpfull. they showed us everything we needed to know. the cabin / coupe itself isn't really big but its really cosy. the view over the ocean is exceptional. we didn't have a shower or toilet in the...More

    Thank Matthias086
    Response from SantosTrain, Manager at Santos ExpressResponded 3 July 2017

    Dear Matthias086, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to hosting you again soon! Kind Regards, The Santos Team

    Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

    Perfect for 1-2 nights in Mossel Bay. The location is perfect, on the beach and near town. We had a double room which was clean and comfortable. The complimentary breakfast was more than expected considering the cheap price of the room. Friendly staff.

    Thank Kimberley P
    Response from SantosTrain, Manager at Santos ExpressResponded 30 June 2017

    Dear Kimberley P, Thank you for taking the time to review us. WE are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon! Kind Regards, Santos Express Team

    Reviewed 5 June 2017

    We recently spent two nights in the caboose on the train. It was delightful. It was equipped with a fridge and kettle and the tea, coffee etc amenities were replaced as needed. It was very clean and comfortable. The caboose has a private verandah and...More

    1  Thank wbresort
    Response from SantosTrain, Manager at Santos ExpressResponded 7 June 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are so delighted that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to having you here again soon! You would love our Royal Suites!

    Reviewed 15 May 2017

    We stayed for 2 nights to celebrate our 50th wedding anniversary. The staff went out of their way to make us feel special and set up a romantic Royal suite for us, following through to a special table for dinner. Thank you to the staff...More

    1  Thank CatherineGS
    Response from SantosTrain, Manager at Santos ExpressResponded 22 May 2017

    Dear CatherineGS, We are absolutely delighted that you enjoyed your stay. It was only our pleasure in making your special day more memorable. We hope to celebrate many more special days with you. It was a joy to host you and we hope to see...More

    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • USD 20 - USD 82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 28
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    • Mossel Bay
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