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    Saxon Lodge

    No 1 Miller Street | Gansbaai, Gansbaai 7220, South Africa
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    08/08/2017 09/08/2017
    USD 93*
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    Overview
    • Excellent79%
    • Very good18%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “shark diving” (42 reviews)
    “cape town” (22 reviews)
    “few beers” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Bar/Lounge
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 20 January 2016

    What a nice friendly couple who made us feel instantly welcome they were so helpful trying to arrange our shark dive but due to bad weather none of the boats were even so we stayed the night launching and enjoyed a very tasty breakfast def...More

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    Thank E9272JWthomas
    Reviewed 7 January 2016

    Stayed at Saxon Lodge for 2 nights, wished we could have stayed longer. Our room was a duplex with the lounge downstairs and the bedroom upstairs. Great view over the garden towards the sea. Caron and Dave make you feel welcome from the moment you...More

    1  Thank TaffyMidrand
    Reviewed 6 January 2016

    Dave and Caron are such fabulous hosts! They are passionate about what they do and they are very good at it! My husband and I had a great stay at Saxon Lodge. Their rooms are spacious and comfortable, and their recommendations for restaurants in the...More

    Thank NicMolloy
    Reviewed 5 January 2016

    First time in Gansbaai and the owners really make this a good place to spend a couple of nights. There is so much more to the area than sharks and whale watching and Dave and Caron help you experience it. They are the most helpful...More

    Thank DGTM
    Reviewed 4 January 2016

    Absolutely recommend the Saxon Lodge! Unfortunately, we only stayed for one night before doing shark diving in the morning, but after arriving, we wished we would have stayed at least one more night. It was easy to find (used GPS) and the couple who own...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 69 - USD 117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Overberg District >
    • Gansbaai
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    Room & Suite (29)
    Pool & Beach (8)
    Dining (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (61)
    Bathroom (3)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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