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Oceana Beach and Wildlife Reserve

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The most luxurious accommodation. Very spacious. Most beautiful beach, all to yourself. Great food. Luckily a gym with the most beautiful view to work it all off. Very attentive staff and service. Staff went beyond the call of duty to accommodate all requests. Game drives are average. Stay for a few days.

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2Thank Illeana F
Grahamstown
Reviewed 16 August 2016

What a great experience and rest! We didn't want to leave!! The stay was just what we were needing. Everything was great, yummy food, friendly staff, luxury spacious rooms, excellent service, pampering spa treatments, interesting game drive, panoramic views etc. We will definitely be back soon - Thank you for spoiling us like you did.

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1Thank MichiSchulpfort
Chris R, General Manager at Oceana Beach and Wildlife Reserve, responded to this review

Hi Michi Thanks so much for the kind words. We look forward to seeing you back with us soon. Kind Regards Chris & the Oceana Team

Mtunzini, South Africa
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Our room was incredible...plush, relaxing,wonderful. The food was great. ONLY ... we were in room 1 and the dinning staff moved chairs above us and woke us too early. It appears to be wooden floors above us... something needs to be done about that issue. Otherwise, everything was wonderful...

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1Thank esmdavies
Chris R, General Manager at Oceana Beach and Wildlife Reserve, responded to this review

Hi Elaine Thanks for the kind words. The lodge suites can be a bit noisy and we are looking at a solution for these. Next time you visit I would highly reccomend one of our Ocean Suites as these are truly fantastic. We look forward to welcoming you back. Regards Chris & the Oceana Team

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 16 August 2016

As the name suggest with Oceana Beach and Wildlife Reserve you get the best of both Worlds, you live in the Wildlife Reserve with its rustic authentic African decor and luxury and you embrace the sea views from your balcony. From arrival to departure was an unforgettable experience, one must simply experience to really understand honest, true, warm hospitality. Jordan...

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Chris R, General Manager at Oceana Beach and Wildlife Reserve, responded to this review

Hi Swan1965 Thanks very much for the extensive review and kind words. I'm so glad we could give you a memorable experience and hope we'll get to welcome you back sometime in the near future. Kind Regards Chris & the Oceana Team

Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 16 August 2016

I have never been spoilt in the lap of luxury as during this wonderful weekend. Nothing was too much trouble. The food, Service, Spa, Game Drive and Accommodation made this a must visit destination. We had in room dining which was ideal for our group of girls as we could be as loud as we wanted to be without disturbing...

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Oceana is an unforgettable experience. It's special, intimate, and restful. One can see wildlife and ocean from every vantage point. Sunset game drives with a Sundowner were my favorite. My breath was taken away every day and the beauty of the place actually became richer day after day. The room was incredible, the staff impeccable. We brought our family and...

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1Thank Sunny R
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

We booked this trip on a whim and had no expectations going in. We were trying to decide between a relaxing beach vacation or a safari. We stumbled on this place and realized we could have both. While it was cold and not the best time of the year to be on the beach, we weren't the least bit disappointed....

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2Thank Paul K
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 28 July 2016

From check in to check the experience was excellent! The 180 degree view Ocean Suite was immaculately decorated with 2 bathrooms, 1 with a jet-bath (and sea-view) and the other with a double rain-shower (and sea-view). All 3 meals taken in the restaurant were flawless. If you are looking for a secluded romantic getaway in the wild and at the...

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2Thank Zack D
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Even if you've been to the best of remote upscale or eco-friendly destinations destinations in the past, you will have an experience here unlike any others. Each morning I walked out on my balcony to watch the clean surf roll in and observed resident giraffes, rhinos, bontebok, nyala, sable, impala, bushbok, ostrich and even rhinos slowly grazing the hill. During...

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1Thank Kirby R
Tarkastad
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Oceana, is the ultimate, luxury, intimate place to take your spouse away to. It has all you would want in a luxury place to stay. Excellent food, accommodation(wonderful, cotton percale bedding, superb view and privacy. bush, wildlife and the ocean in all in once place makes Oceana unique to any other resort of its kind.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Oceana Beach & Wildlife Reserve is the product of a man who was brave enough to live his dream, and he extends an invitation to those who need a place to dream, be pampered, rejuvenate, relax, discover and be delighted by.After traveling the world, I discovered the place closest to my heart, Oceana. The first time I beheld the collection of natural wonders, something extraordinary happened, as I embraced the expanse of its exotic beauty, it embraced me. Rip Miller - Owner ... more   less 

Additional Information about Oceana Beach and Wildlife Reserve

Address: R72 Main Road | Riet River, Port Alfred 6170, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port Alfred
Price Range: $538 - $887 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Oceana Beach and Wildlife Reserve 5*
Number of rooms: 10
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Rooms in main building can be a bit noisy”
Outspanner, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“they all seem to have excellent views and facilities but the rooms away from the main lodge might work best”
Zetat0urs, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ocean View!”
ahop86, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ocean View Suites”
595suriyam, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The rooms in the main hotel were very nice but once I saw the ocean rooms I knew that's where I would stay next time”
TraceyM417, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
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