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Cristal Cove Guesthouse & Backpackers

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Hamburg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When I arrived I was just surprised to find a beautiful place like this. You could see, that Cindy & Gary have chosen every piece with love and took/ take care of this place a lot. Usually the dorms are not as nice as the double rooms. Here it is. And it is so clean like in no other place...

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East London, South Africa
Reviewed 24 March 2017

over priced, not that clean, room right above noisy bar, leaking shower, half a roll of toilet paper, no soap, no hand towel. wont stay here again, way better accommodation near by, this place has potential and friendly staff, they just need to step it up or charge less for what it is.

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Thank JustinDevos
Reviewed 20 February 2017

That was the perfect stay! Located right next to the main Surfspot, very nice and friendly staff. Was kind of like staying with friends! A Braai every night when the weather is fine. Nothing to complain, just to recommend! Big rooms, very clean, nice kitchen and enough space in the bathrooms. I'll be back for sure.

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East London, South Africa
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful relaxing holiday resort. Absolutely loved the relaxing vibe. The owner Cristal is such a friendly fun loving person who gets to know her guests and interacts with them. Definitely going back there again. Thank Jeff's you rock.

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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 9 January 2017

It’s the perfect location to stay if you need a friendly and relaxed environment during e.g. a surf trip! Especially the dorms are really lovely with a nice kitchen and lounge and I enjoyed my stay very much. Thanks a million Gerry!

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Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely staff, very clean and comfortable but very quiet. I was travelling solo and wanted to socialise so it did not suit me but it has the best access to the waves (Supertubes and Point), is cheap, and is perfect for people who want something quieter than the much more hectic Island Vibe. It's a 30 minute walk from the...

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Essen, Germany
Reviewed 15 November 2016

It was a great place to stay. We could easily book a surf lessons and good recommendations for restaurants. Only thing to consider: There is no real bathroom door in the double room with sea view. You need to feel comfortable with it.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 7 November 2016

we are couple from Israel, travelled to South Africa mainly for surfing. we couldn't ask for better experience. As we arrived, Gery and Sindy were so nice and let us feel like home immediately. This place is super clean, tidy, full of good vibes and amazing energy. All the people that works in cristal cove are so happy and kind....

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Cristal Cove is a very friendly and welcoming place to get back to after a day on the beach, surfing, or shopping. On my first night I had a bbq and beers with other guests and the next evening Gary's wife cooked dinner for a few of us. Gary even dropped me back to the bus station after checking out....

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Beersheba, Israel
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed for two nights in a double bed room. We asked for a room with the ocean view and it was great. The place is very clean, nicely designed and well secured. The location is awesome for surfing fans- just a few minutes walk from the Supertubes beach and the boardwalk. We liked it!

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cristal Cove Self Catering Guest House is situated in Jeffreys bay's dream territory. Hugged by the best beaches and surf spots this country has to offer and just a hop skip and jump away from restaurants, shops and other entertainment.The idea behind this one of a kind Guest House is “the very best at less” we pride ourselves on quality luxury accommodations at a price that everyone can afford.“Nothing is too much and anything is possible” is the motto the friendly hosts live and work by.We have a cosy bar for you to kick back and relax at (or get totally loose) or just play some pool.Grab one of our rental surf boards or our free loan boogie boards and experience our epic beaches, or maybe rent one of our skate boards/sector 9`s/ bicycles and cruise through the town.Re-discover yourself as you explore our beaches and enjoy the tranquillity of this awesome surf town. ... more   less 

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Address: 49 Flame Crescent, Jeffreys Bay, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Jeffreys Bay
Number of rooms: 10
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“All rooms are nice and quiet”
407ariannab, 12 May 2016 | Read review
“Second floor better and safer”
DanielleVentura, 1 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a room with ocean views”
609selval, 9 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a sea view”
tiggyDorset, 28 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Shops and good restaurant near by in nice area.”
HeatherMMidlands, 3 Nov 2014 | Read review
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