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Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

The best start of our honeymoon ever! The personal interest the staff shows,the tranquility,breeze and ocean lala by was just the tip of the iceberg Wait until you see the dolphins 😍😍😍 The Brenton breakfast is a MUST! The coffee was just a special blend 👌👌👌

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Brentrock, General Manager at Brenton On Rocks Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Ayabulela & Gloria, Thank you so much for the stunning review. We highly appreciate your feedback & super glad to know that we made your stay a pleasant one. We strive to provide service excellence & to create memorable experiences for each & every guest. Until next time. Season's Greetings, David & Leon

Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

I have spent 4 days in Brenton on the rocks Nice location with incredible view to the ocean and the waves sound at night when you look to the stars in the sky, just amazing The problem is the management They asked me for a review (only internal review paper) and I start rate the location,service, breakfast,room and overall experience....

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Brentrock, General Manager at Brenton On Rocks Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Ahmad, Thank you for the review. It comes as no surprise, as we expected it from you. Please allow us to state the facts, as we discussed on your departure, as your review is false and you failed to mention the actual case: 1. You booked the honeymoon room with queen size bed for 2 adults at a discounted...

Reviewed 25 November 2016

David and Leon were fabulous hosts nothing to much trouble. Breakfast omelette was amazing. Location of the guest house was perfect with fantastic sea views where you can watch dolphins 🐬 play. The only downside was that it is quite secluded, however there is a nice restaurant called Blu near the beach that serves good food. We visited numerous places...

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Brentrock, General Manager at Brenton On Rocks Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Andrew & Janine, Thank you so much for the great review. We highly appreciate the feedback & we are pleased to know that you enjoyed your stay. Due to Brenton-On-Sea being a Non-Commercial residential suburb, restaurants are limited to maintain the natural beauty that Brenton has to offer. Warm Brenton wishes, Leon & David

Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Don't be mislead by the ranking order for Brenton on Sea guest houses. ! If you appreciate the highest standards of accommodation, location and management then this has to be the best choice. There is only one reason not to stay here and that is if you suffer from vertigo as the views are simply awesome. When we return to...

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Brentrock, General Manager at Brenton On Rocks Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear John & Jan, Thank you so much for the great review. We highly appreciate it :) It was wonderful meeting you both. We are looking forward to welcoming you in the future. Enjoy the rest of your SA Holiday. Warm Brenton Greetings, Leon & David

Oudtshoorn, South Africa
Reviewed 18 November 2016

We spent two nights in one of the luxuriously furnished villa. The service is good, the view is excellent. The villa is serviced and guests have the option of including breakfast at the guesthouse part of the complex.

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Brentrock, General Manager at Brenton On Rocks Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Cyril, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review. We highly appreciate your feedback & we are pleased to hear that you had a enjoyable stay in the Seagull Villa Beach House. Until next time, keep well. Warm Wishes, David

Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

What a beautiful guest house! I will most definitely recommend anyone to stay here, when in Knysna. You guys spoiled us with an amazingly delicious breakfast. GREAT service, GREAT view and GREAT stay and GREAT food! WOW!!!! We will see you again and again in the future!

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Brentrock, General Manager at Brenton On Rocks Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Megan, Thank you so much for your highly valued review. We really appreciate the kind words. What a pleasure to know that we created another experience worth talking about. We hope to see you again soon. Warm Brenton wishes, Leon & David

Leipzig, Germany
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Our third stay at this guesthouse! And again a pleasant stay in a quite well equipped 5star guesthouse a warm welcome although we arrived after 5 pm and of course the best stuning view what you can only get here obove the cliffs direct over the ocean. We spent 5 day's in a family room with a fantastic sea view...

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Brentrock, General Manager at Brenton On Rocks Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hi Martin & Bettina, Thank you so much for the great review . We highly value & appreciate your feedback. What a pleasure to welcome you back for the third time. We trust that we will see you again soon. PS: We are 4 star, but thanks for the compliment :) Warm Brenton Wishes, Leon & David

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We stayed in a family room with a balcony with a beautiful view over the ocean. The bed was nice and comfortable and everything was immaculate and clean. The lock-up garage with entry into our room was an added bonus. Thank you Leon and David, we have alreadt booked our next stay!

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Brentrock, General Manager at Brenton On Rocks Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hi Riana, Thank you so much for the great review. We highly appreciate your feedback & we are looking forward to welcoming you back soon. Warm Brenton Wishes, David & Leon

Sprockhoevel, Germany
Reviewed 23 October 2016

We've stayed only one night on our Garden Route Tour in October 2016. I can recommend anyone to stay longer as it is worth it. Very tastefully decorated rooms, perfect service and the breath taking view on the ocean. We were even lucky watching dolphines in the shore.

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Brentrock, General Manager at Brenton On Rocks Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear W9631QAmichaels, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We appreciate your feedback. We are however confused with your rating, as you rated us 5/5 in all sub catogories and only had great things to say in your review, but rate us a overall 2 / 5 ? Kind Regards, Leon & David

Flagler Beach, Florida
Reviewed 23 October 2016

We were delighted by the amazing view from our villa. Beautiful property for our quick overnight stay. We walked to dinner at a hotel nearby. The villa was plenty big for 5 of us. Only downside was wireless was not available in the room. But we just walked to the lobby a short distance away.

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Brentrock, General Manager at Brenton On Rocks Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Christine & Family, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We really appreciate your feedback. It is great to know that you enjoyed your overall stay with us. WI-FI : It was stated on your booking confirmation & correspondence from us prior to your arrival, that the villas do not offer Wi-Fi, but it is...

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Do you yearn for a piece of heaven on earth, a resting place built on rocks, with a heavenly view over a shining sea in which the dolphins play ? Brenton on Rocks is that place.Our choice of self catering accommodation includes Houses sleeping up to 8 people, family units, honeymoon suites and double rooms - all tastefully equipped with everything to make our stay comfortable and relaxing, including a fully licensed bar. What makes us different from the rest you think? We offer personalised, friendly service. We are more than just a Guest House, but rather a Home-away from home for all travellers. Additional services include picnic baskets, planning and booking of day trips and activities, free promotional footage/videos on-site, A-la-carte breakfast menu & Laundry service. Leon & David are looking forward to welcoming you to this charming establishment. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Brenton On Rocks Guesthouse

Address: 276 Steenbras Street, Brenton-on-Sea, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna > Brenton-on-Sea
Price Range: $94 - $317 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Brenton On Rocks Guesthouse 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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“All rooms have spectacular views”
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 of 5 bubbles F7227JXandrewd, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Fantastic views, very private and intimate”
 of 5 bubbles eldonh388, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The Whale room(C3) that I stayed had a great view, not sure about the other ones”
 of 5 bubbles AndrewGuilherme, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Not all rooms will get wifi (need to go to lobby). Ours did but it was close to the front desk. The honeymoon suites have great views.”
 of 5 bubbles JFBIvyland, 28 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Front ocean view rooms with balcony are the best providing you enjoy the sound of the waves!”
 of 5 bubbles SEEnglandWalker, 7 Mar 2016 | Read review
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