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17 Rosheen Crescent | Plettenberg Bay, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
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Ranked #32 of 73 Plettenberg Bay B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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George, South Africa
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Lodge is stunning, with beautiful views of Plettenberg Bay. The rooms are perfect, and the breakfast was exquisite. Cornelle and her team are very professional and helpful. Will definitely recommend La Vista Lodge.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Upon our arrival we were upgraded to the Honeymoon Suite which was great. The room was spacious (had its own lounge) and the views were amazing. Breakfast was delicious with everything made fresh on the day. We had muffins, croissants, fruit salad, ham, cheeses as well as a tasty hot breakfast. The staff were very friendly and eager to share... More

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Hermitage, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here en route from Cape Town to PE and liked it so much we stayed for 3 nights rather than the planned 2. The Lodge has the most beautiful views of the Bay and even though it was July we had breakfast outside and wathed three groups of whales 100m off shore. Cornelle and the team were more... More

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We were well looked after and nothing was too much trouble for the staff. The view is magnificent and the B & B is well situated to explore the Garden Route. Cornelle made some good suggestions regarding restuarants and places to visit.Thanks for a great stay and wonderfull service topped off by 6 star meals. Keep up the good work... More

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Cape Town, South Africa
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

After reading previous reviews we were concerned about security but was assured that the establishment is under new management with an on-site manager. From time of arrival to the time we left we did feel very safe due to electric fencing, outside sensors and an inside alarm. We were warmly welcomed and found all the staff very pleasant and helpful.... More

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shanarina, Manager at La Vista Lodge, responded to this review

Dearest Marlene A, Thanks so much for the lovely review of your recent stay at La Vista Lodge. We are so glad that you enjoyed your time with us. Hope to see you again in the very near future, Kindest Regards The La Vista Lodge Team :-) More

London, England, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014 via mobile

This is beautiful location overlooking the bay. The villa is large and well equipped. After reading previous reviews about burglary we were a little worried. However, the security was very good with electric fencing, outside sensors and armed response on call. So felt very safe with 8 adults and 7 small children. We were there for Christmas and found the... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

The accommodation is fantastic, the agents take great care of the guests and the views are exquisite. I would strongly recommend this place, save for the fact that we were broken into twice whilst sleeping. Approximately $4,000 worth of goods were taken. The security system was not enough to deter the thieves. We eventually insisted that we have a 24... More

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shanarina, Manager at La Vista Lodge, responded to this review

Dearest Macan4us, We are so sorry to hear of your situations whilst staying at our beautiful property. As responded to the review underneath yours, we have re-launched as an exclusive bed and breakfast from the 1st May 2014. We now have a team of dedicated staff, and a manager that resides on the property, and have taken all security situations... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2013

We stayed at La Vista in December 2012, It is a great location with beautiful views, this was all spoiled our first night when two of our vehicles where broken into and items stolen while parked on the property. The house was also broken into and numerous items stolen, the Managment company and the police where efficient and helpful and... More

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shanarina, Manager at La Vista Lodge, responded to this review

Dearest Greg N, We are deeply sorry for the terrible situation(s) that had occurred during your stay at La Vista Lodge in December 2012. We feel we need to write back to you to explain the changes that have taken place since you stayed with us. From the 1st May 2014, La Vista Lodge has been launched as an exclusive... More

Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

Me and my friends had an amazing stay in this beautiful guesthouse during our holiday. The view over the lagoon is absolutely stunning, the house is soooo big and the rooms are totally clean and well maintained. Kitchen is well equipped, we had a very nice bbq with the weber grill and some cosy breakfasts on the sunny terrace. I... More

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Berkshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2010

Spent 3 nights here over Christmas and it was fantastic. We were in the pool suite, which was huge, it overlooked the pool and had a great view of the sea. Christmas morning we went down to breakfast and the little things made it very special, the owner had put crackers and Christmas decorations on our table. Breakfast was filling... More

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Address: 17 Rosheen Crescent | Plettenberg Bay, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Plettenberg Bay
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LA VISTA Lodge offers an unforgettable and unique holiday in South Africa! Our guests soon become return visitors and just fall in love with our little piece of paradise views. Our bed and breakfast lies at the highest point over Plettenberg Bay, offering views of the Indian Ocean, Keurbooms Lagoon and the stunning Tsitsikamma Mountains in the distance. With three room levels we offer something for everyone's budget. All our suites come standard with air conditioning,hot beverage facilities, mini bars, satellite television, large en suite bathrooms and views our surrounding area. We also offer dinners and tapas platters by prior arrangement, as well as in-room massages.Allow us to make your holiday fantasies come true! ... more   less 
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