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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A very comfortable and convenient place to stay. Our room was spacious with a lovely balcony and view to the ocean across a residential area. Only downside was the somewhat open aspect to the on suite bathroom. The breakfast and the ambience of having an indoor pool was excellent. The owner was extremely pleasant too. All in all a good...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the Whale room, a en-suite single room. Bathroom is open plan with glass bricks for privacy where needed. Small fridge, kettle coffee and tea available as expected. Buffet style breakfast served next to the indoor pool in the morning. The hostess is very friendly and helpful. Would definitely recommend a stay here.

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Anita M, Owner at Dolphin View Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your review , we would love to see you again at Dolphin View

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the most amazing stay at Dolphin View Guesthouse. We've already booked for our next holiday. Our room was stunning, we loved the indoor pool. The breakfasts were perfect. We used the facilities for a braai for our family, and everything was there.

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Anita M, Owner at Dolphin View Guesthouse, responded to this review

It was great meeting you both at the Guesthouse and I am glad you enjoyed your stay. See you soon again

Lime Acres, Northrn Cape
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic guest house. Service was excellent. Loved the heated indoor pool. Enjoyed all the chats with the well informed and friendly hostess. Would definitely book for longer next time we go to JBay.

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Anita M, Owner at Dolphin View Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am glad you loved our place. Hope to see you again when you come to Jbay again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stopped over at Dolphin View for a night - we stayed in the Dolphin Suite. It is a stunning room with gorgeous bathroom, private balcony with a view of the sea and nice lounge area as well. It was clean and very comfortable. Great value for money and great for a relaxing, romantic getaway.

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DolphinViewGH, Owner at Dolphin View Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am glad you were able to get some rest in the room and we hope to see you once back in Dolphin View

Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 7 December 2016

My stay at Dolphin View, be it brief, was fantastic. The room was amazing with a spectacular view. The rooms were clean with not a thing out of place. My quick dip in the indoor pool was a highlight. Thanks to Anita who packed me a breakfast box as I left early. Little touches like that make you feel like...

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DolphinViewGH, Owner at Dolphin View Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We look forward to meet you again.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We stayed three nights last week and loved the accommodation. Anita is a wonderful host, she upgraded us and we had a lovely room with wonderful views of the bay. Breakfast is amazing with Anita's homemade muffins and lovely fresh fruit salads adding the finishing touches. It was so nice to stay in a safe place without having bars at...

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Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am glad you felt safe and enjoyed your stay.

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Thoroughly enjoyed a recent three night stay at the Dolphin View. Slightly quirky but delightful. Had not expected to spouse a swimming pool in the reception area for example. We had one of the suites. Very relaxing and comfortable...Anita is a great unobtrusive host. Staff all very pleasant. Breakfast up to a high standard taken by the pool. Thoroughly enjoyed...

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Thank you for your kind review and I am glad you enjoyed your stay at Dolphin View.

Whyalla, Australia
Reviewed 20 August 2016

A good stay in Jeffreys Bay with some lovely service. Very tough to give full marks due to pool maintenance which was out of our control and the manager's as well, but this was outweighed by the manager's great service. A quirky little room but I enjoyed something a little bit different.

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Anita M, Owner at Dolphin View Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and thanks again for staying with us. I'm glad to inform you that the pool is finished and looking stunning again. I have added a picture on tripadvisor for you to see the result :-)

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We had very spacious accommodation with a roof top patio with a view of the sea. Everything you need to a comfortable stay. Also an indoor, solar heated indoor swimming pool with good community area for meals

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Thank you for the review Wendy and thanks again for the biscuits and honey. We thoroughly enjoyed them.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the Noorse Kloof Nature Reserve in a peaceful, safe and quiet area not far from shops. From the Guestrooms you have stunning views over the reserve and the ocean and you can enjoy the prolific bird life from your private balcony. Dolphin View J-Bay offers a Indoor Pool and BBQ. Guesthouse offers two Double Rooms and two Family Rooms and a Honeymoon Suite.Rooms can be booked with breakfast or as self catering.Dolphin View Accommodation Jeffreys Bay located 45 min from Port Elizabeth in the Malaria free Eastern Cape of South Africa on route to the Garden Route and Cape Town. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dolphin View Guesthouse

Address: 30 Dogwood | Wavecrest, Jeffreys Bay 6331, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Jeffreys Bay
Price Range: $58 - $85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Dolphin View Guesthouse 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Honeymoon suite was good”
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“All rooms are great.”
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“dolphin suite is very nice”
 of 5 bubbles Joni268, 23 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Dolphin Suite and Whale Room have great views!”
 of 5 bubbles Arn0ldFamily, 5 Jan 2014 | Read review
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