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The Roundhouse Guesthouse

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   61 Ingang Street | De Kelders, Gansbaai 7220, South Africa
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Ranked #6 of 28 Gansbaai B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The rooms are amazing. The owner of the lodge is a very friendly and hospitable person and let me check out late without a hassle. A great place to stay in Gaansbaai/ De kelders if you plan to go cage diving/ Whale watching.

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Miami, Florida
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This place is not only beautiful, but is perfectly located. The top deck with Jacuzzi is amazing for sunset sundowners while you soak in the hot tub after a day of cage diving and hiking around the cliffs. The cage dive was spectacular with about 8 sharks ranging from 6-14 feet. Had one of them hit the cage as it... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Roundhouse was lovely to stay at, our Pinnepedia Suite was great, had a lovely big bedroom and lounge, dining area with kitchen. The upper level /breakfast room is a bonus with beautiful views over the ocean. We watched the whales from up there. The included breakfast had a great variety available, and the staff were very helpful. Yes, we... More

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George, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my first pick from browsing internet - we booked for one night and stayed for 3 - Owner Dave very well informed on the local shark cage diving and helped booked us a trip - the room we stayed in was very comfortable with everything one needed to be warm and cosy - breakfast was a treat -... More

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The Woodlands, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good and clean property. Very friendly and helpful receptionist. Rooms are huge. We got the 3 bedroom house and it accommodated the five of us. Also, very accessible for those who want to cage shark diving.

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Mettmann, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our stay at the Roundhouse Guesthouse in Gansbaai. We only stayed one night. Breakfast was delicious (especially the muesli)! Unfortunately it was so stormy that we could not do the Cage Diving.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Owner extremely friendly (he waited up until late night to let us in). Room quiet and clean, close to the cage diving site. The day after departure i receive an email saying that I had forgotten my shoes in the room and they'll be posting it without any additional expenses - extremely kind of them.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

3rd year we have stayed at the Roundhouse and as pleased as always. Stayed 10 nights this year and as always makes a great base. The staff are helpful and friendly and Dave the owner is just a great chap, also very knowledgeable about the sharks and the diving and gets you a good deal which is always a sweetener.... More

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Arvada, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We loved the Roundhouse! The rooms were beautiful and location great. Located close to the water with great trails. Also plenty of restaurants in the vicinity. Thank you for allowing us to return to shower after our shark diving.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Warm&friendly reception by the owner! Location was great-stunning views from jacuzzi on top deck/balcony! Tasteful breakfast in the morning- staff very helpful&friendly! Rooms very spacious and clean! Will recommend to friends&family! Thanks you

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Address: 61 Ingang Street | De Kelders, Gansbaai 7220, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Gansbaai
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — The Roundhouse Guesthouse 4*
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The Roundhouse is the best place to stay in Gansbaai as the owners are well experienced travel operators and own the tourism booking office in Town. The B&B is in De Kelders, THE prime land based Whale watching area in the world and has a unique African feel with special touches such as Shellstone clad walls contrasting with rough earthy paints. Big Screen TV, wireless hotspot, Jacuzzi and all rooms being suites make this stay special. Their specialty is Shark Cage Diving and stay packages and they offer a fantastic combination package for both. ... more   less 
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