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Crawford's Beach Lodge

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42 Steenbras Drive | Chintsa East, Chintsa 5275, South Africa
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East London
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Excellent service and relaxing weekend. Will definitely go there again. The food was a great selection and the service was excellent. Such friendly, professional staff, treated us like Queens. Would definitely recommend Crawfords to anyone. Worth every penny you spend.

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Crawfords has a great reputation and its matched by the delivery of that great service through staff that care. The team approach is really great and we have a really lovely stay with exceptional food. We look forward to hosting our first conference with you soon!

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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Our family (my husband and myself and our 3 boys) recently spent a week at Crawfords. We stayed in a very spacious three bedroom three bathroom cottage which was clean and very comfortable. The views from our deck were awesome - blue sea, blue sea and more blue sea. The staff were very friendly and efficient. The food is bountiful... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely family holiday. I do believe that the children's play area needs a serious upgrade, the size, quality and general atmosphere leave a lot to be desired. The area is definitely not big enough, a serious upgrade is required, in terms of general atmosphere, a variety of DVD's, painting of the facility. This is believe is the only negative comment... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Outstanding value. Great service, Awesome food. Entire family catered for and everyone left feeling relaxed and happy. Also met some great like minded families. We will definitely will be back and will recommend to our friends!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unfortunately I only stayed here for one night on my way back to East London airport. What an amazing place ! The rooms are spacious with fantastic views, staff are really helpful and the bar and restaurant is fantastic. Would definitely consider coming back for a holiday !

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Pretoria, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed over for 2 nights in winter, 2 adults and a 12 year old child. Room was perfect lauout - double and single bed, room was beautiful, clean and well appointed with a great balcony. We highly recommend it, special location and great service.

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Pretoria, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The view was magnificent,the room was comfortable.Staff at reception were very helpful.Dining room experience was good .Access to the beach via numerous steep wooden stairs which can be challenging for certain people.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we have just spent five wonderful days at Crawfords. I cannot fault a single thing, the endless beach walks, superb food, great selection of wine, fantastic staff and wonderful weather made this a very special holiday with our three kids. we will be back for sure!

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Hogsback, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful located hotel, endless beach, cristall clear Indian Ocean. Good restaurant and service. This hotel has different rooms and views to offer. If you have a room with seaview it's amazing. Relaxed atmosphere and perfect areas to sit and watch.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Crawford's Beach Lodge offers barefoot luxury and elegant thatched accommodation for the most discerning of traveller and conference organizer, who is looking for fun, sun and relaxation. Crawford's Beach Lodge is nestled in the middle of the beautiful Chintsa Bay on the Wild Coast, surrounded by rolling hills, lush tropical beach forests and the warm Indian Ocean. The perfect venue for your honeymoon or even for the more adventurous, wanting to explore the many beautiful treasures the Wild Coast has to offer. Our location is also a malaria free area. We are approximately 42km from East London, the surfside city famous for its Nahoon Reef. Treat yourself and the special person in your life to a romantic getaway. We also offer Spa Treatments at our Senses Spa, with a great ocean view. Stay in a luxury thatched rooms, relax on the deck while you sip on champagne watching the sun go down over the shimmering ocean. Come and share our slice of paradise! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Crawford's Beach Lodge

Address: 42 Steenbras Drive | Chintsa East, Chintsa 5275, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Chintsa
Price Range: $106 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Crawford's Beach Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 40
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