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Bosavern Guest House

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   38 Cutty Sark Ave, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Arnold K Rickmansworth, United Kingdom
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Rickmansworth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our hosts were friendly and helpful in the extreme. Accommodation was modern and very comfortable, the view beautiful. The evening wine offering was very welcome. Breakfasts delicious. Excellent value. Highest possible recommendation .....

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London, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014 via mobile

With a warm welcome from Viv and Gerald we knew we would enjoy our stay. We stayed for 2 nights, Viv and Gerald ensured we made the most of our time in Plett. The views are amazxing , so beautiful to look out at whilst eating a yummy breakfast. The best part of our stay was having a drink and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Beautiful en luxurous guesthouse, very modern decorated. Very interested and nice owners, Vivien and Gerald. Talked with Gerald about South Africa and a lot more, with a nice wine! Owners made us reservations etc, perfect. Unfortunately the weather was not that good but Plettenberg was a nice town. Amazing views form the guesthouse. We had a very good dinner at... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Clean white rooms, amazing hosts w/ reception glass of wine. One of the owners, Gerald, even helped us carry our luggage down to our room and booked us a great dinner at The Fat Fish. LOVED Plettenberg Bay and would absolutely come back. The B&B was a beautifully and uniquely designed house for the owners. Calming and serene stay close... More

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Houston, Texas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

After an exciting and strenuous two week vacation in South Africa, we were able to unwind for two nights at this beautiful guest house. The house is architecturally contemporary with extraordinary views of Plettenberg Bay and it's spectacular beaches. All the 5 guest rooms are on the lower level with views of the swimming pool, deck, luscious garden and the... More

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
25 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

We stayed at Bosavern Guest House for three nights during a recent visit to the Cape. The house is boutique style, beautifully furnished with amazing views of Plettenberg Bay from all rooms. Our bedroom had a private terrace opening on to the swimming pool and there was an additional deck beyond with sun loungers. We were given a very warm... More

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Vivian…we can’t say enough good things about her. She was fantastic! She took care of us like we were her children. She is absolutely lovely! And her house was amazing and her staff/cooks were wonderful. I would recommend this place to everyone I know. She left no detail unattended to. Not in the way of the rooms/décor, customer service…nothing! She... More

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Hornchurch, Essex, England
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50 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

We stayed here for two nights whilst driving the Garden Route and wished we could have stayed longer. As others have said before, Viv and Gerald are excellent hosts, not just helpful in every way but good company too. The room we had was beautiful with wonderful views across the pool and patio and to the sea. Breakfast we good... More

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Munich, Germany
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

After traveling for a few weeks throughout South Africa we always induldged back to the days at the Bosavern.... Not only that Viv and Gerald were great hosts, they informed us on all the sights in the area, told us how to make the best of our day and even made reservations at restaurants. The house has a great view... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Stayed here for a couple of nights. Lovely clean, light rooms, beautiful bathroom, exceptional standard, run by a local couple who have good tips for trips and restaurants. Large bed which was not always standard at other places.

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Address: 38 Cutty Sark Ave, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Plettenberg Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Bosavern Guest House 4*
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Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Room Service Swimming Pool
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Bosavern Guest House is a stylish, upmarket guesthouse set on a cliff, offering spectacular views of the ocean, the pristine white Robberg Beach and peninsular Nature Reserve, and the green expanse of Plett Country Club. It has a 4 star Guest House Grading by the Grading Council of South Africa. Leisurely breakfasts are served on the patio overlooking the ocean. Lounge around our swimming pool or cool off in its clear water during the summer heat. The 5 well-appointed en-suite bedrooms have private entrances and patios, TVs with M-Net and DVD players, telephones, honesty bars, under floor heating and tea/coffee trays. ... more   less 
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