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The Ocean Bay

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   13 Bottlebrush Crescent | Wavecrest, Jeffreys Bay 6330, South Africa
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Ranked #4 of 39 Jeffreys Bay B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
Maryanne1111 Cape Town, South Africa
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Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family and I spent 5 days at The Ocean Bay while watching the ASP surf tour - it was a home from home but with all the added extra's you'd expect when you're on holiday - from the beautiful rooms, sparkling pool, amazing views, quite garden to the fresh flower on each bed. We were warmly welcomed by Kirsten... More

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Queenstown, South Africa
20 reviews 20 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

A lovely clean room with big windows. Very spacious. The room over looks a beautiful pool area and garden with seaviews in the distance. Not your usual "beach" decor however. The rooms are furnished in an african/ lodge style. The bathroom is small in comparison to the room with only a shower and no bath. Small complementary toiletries were not... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

It is a lovely bed & bed breakfast, big rooms with a lovely view. They had biggest pool of all the B&B's we have staid at. The hosts were very helpful and friendly. In compare of all the other places we have been, we have to amend that the little amenities such as shower gel, shampoo, etc. are missing. Therefore... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

The Ocean Bay is a beautiful located B&B with a great view and very helpful and kind hosts (Kirsten, Sven and Caro). Our room had a beautiful ocean and garden view, only one jump away from the pool! We got great recommendations for our dinner and for further exploration of the area. The second night our host Kirsten organized a... More

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Bad Oeynhausen, Germany
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9 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

We enjoyed three nice days at Kirstens and Svens Guesthouse. We liked the fresh bread and the daily baked cakes in the morning with jam and cheese, the different kinds of eggs and the good coffee. Kirsten was very helpful with the reservations of restaurants, our car-problem and our horsetrip. We had a nice room with garden view and hibiscus.... More

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
28 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Having driven the Garden Route and stayed at quite a few Guesthouses, this was the best.. A great location, just on the edge of the main town, with a lovely pool and garden area with sea views in the distance. Very friendly and helpful hosts, with good tips on places to visit. With good size, clean rooms with access to... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

This place was so welcoming that we spent many hours lingering at the stunning pool, enjoying the view over the bay and soaking up the sun in the lush garden. Breakfast is very lekker and Kirsten & Sven went the extra mile to make us feel comfortable. Our room lead out to the garden and was well equipped. We are... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights and had a wonderful and relaxed time. This is such a beautiful guest house, very quiet, lovely pool and garden, great sea view, big and very nice & clean rooms and the owner Kirsten gave us the best recommendations about activities and places that you wouldn't find in any travel guide. Breakfast is served... More

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Hamburg, Germany
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10 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

The Ocean Bay in Jeffreys Bay is a very modern designed and luxurious lodge with spacious rooms and a very good service. The owner Kirsten was very friendly and helped us with tips for hikes, activities and dinner (the Kitchen Window restaurant right at the beach was fantastic!). We had the Africa Suite at the Ocean Bay which came with... More

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Wilhelmshaven, Deutschland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

The guesthouse is owned by a German couple, therefore I wasn't surprised to find a very clean, nicely designed and modern room. I was surprised though how pretty and spacious the room was for that price. Great bathroom, kitchenette and the most comfortable mattress I have ever slept on. I mean it! The amazing breakfast was served on the terrace.... More

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Address: 13 Bottlebrush Crescent | Wavecrest, Jeffreys Bay 6330, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Jeffreys Bay
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Hotel Class:4 star — The Ocean Bay 4*
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The Ocean Bay Luxury Guesthouse is located in a beautiful setting with breath taking views of the Indian Ocean. We are in Jeffreys Bay on top of Wavecrest hill and our pool and garden area offers a magnificent view over the whole bay .Jeffreys Bay is part of the Garden Route. It is „the“ holiday destination of lovely Eastern Cape and one of the worlds famous surfer hotspots. Jeffreys Bay has beautiful beaches, excellent restaurants, bars and delis. Our guesthouse is just 900 meters away from the beach.Explore our wonderful surroundings like Addo Elephant National Park, Tsitsikamma, Storms River and fantastic Game Reserves. We offer guided day tours.Enjoy our wonderful garden, the stunning view over the whole bay. Listen to the voice of the ocean and the birds, relax at our big pool area and the heated jacuzzi. The Lapa and Braai area offers an African Experience.The Ocean Bay is a perfect combination of architectural shapes, antique furnitures combined with modern individually styled interiors.Each 4 star guest suite offers a private balcony, Satelite TV, aircon and heater, with the option of self-catering.We would like to welcome you in our The Ocean Bay Luxury GuesthouseKirsten and Sven ... more   less 
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