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Bayview Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Cnr. Main & Gibb Street | P.O. Box 1047, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
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Ranked #11 of 15 Hotels in Plettenberg Bay
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
susan_mc333 Brighton, United Kingdom
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 2 nights. We hadn't booked in advance and had checked out some places on tripadvisor which we didn't like when we saw them or were too expensive. This had an offer on at R800 self catering and a sea view which was unremarkable. The room was sparsely furnished but clean although it wasn't cleaned or restocked... More

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Pretoria, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 via mobile

Hotel was not wat I expected my first room smell awfull and very noisy. We ask for other room. Shower was not that good room smelly got mould in shower. Nice seaview on mainroad. Not a pleasent stay at all. Toilet also made a noise. Staff very helpfull but hotel need a upgrade.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We had a room with a stunning view of Plettenberg Bay. A large luxurious room at only R900 per night - no breakfast included. The hotel was very empty and It must be expensive to maintain a building of this nature in the centre of Plett with low mid winter occupancies. We enjoyed our room and view so much that... More

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Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

I had the pleasure of staying in this cute little hotel. Me and my fiance just wanted us time. the hotel manager was kind to upgrade us to the honeymoonsuite. This little gem is in the heart of the village close to everything in walking distance of the beach. Staff is well informed about the surrounding areas. Will definitely be... More

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Hout Bay, South Africa
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28 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

This hotel is situated right in the main road of Plett so the location is great . The rooms at the hotel are old the decor is very old and the shower had mould in it . The rooms have no air con but do have fans . Breakfast is served by a outsourced resturant and the service was slow... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

We stayed in the Bayview Hotel during the time we have done a few hikes in the surrounding area. The hotel staff is very helpful and friendly and the room were clean and tidy. In my opinion staying for one night is perfect. Stretching the stay to 3 nights becomes a challenge. The room I stayed in haven't had any... More

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Somerset West, South Africa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

My daughter stayed here during Plett Rage. Although the room was fully paid for 6 months in advance, the hotel still demanded that my daughter, upon arrival, pay a deposit of R1500. It has been three weeks and they still have not refunded the deposit, even after numerous phone calls.

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Melbourne, Australia
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43 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

When you arrive at 5pm during school holidays without a booking you can probably get into the Bayview. It's right in the middle of town and has reasonable views if you can get a front room. The rooms are plain vanilla but ok an service is attentive. Wifi wasn't available from our room but from the lobby. Very good value... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013 via mobile

An affordable hotel, especially when compared to the pricey guesthouses nearby. Room had a great view of the ocean and beach. Great location, just a walk away from an array of restaurants and bars. A standard room, nothing fancy, but good enough.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013

This is a very affordable 3 star hotel. It can be quite difficult to find good value accommodation in Plettenberg Bay, but I paid just R500 pn for a double room (2 persons). Breakfast is extra but at least they have free internet. The location is good too, being right on the high street.

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Address: Cnr. Main & Gibb Street | P.O. Box 1047, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Plettenberg Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Bayview Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 35
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