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South Africa
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is what you need for a Budget hotel , Private parking only R25 extra , Perfect view , Comfortable , Dstv , clean ,Small kitchen , Ocean basket for a quick meal , Helpful staff. If you need more pay more ! Thank you for a Lovely stay

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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106 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

Stayed in the apartment section known as One Fine Stay. Booked through a website. Didn't seem to make mention of the confusing fact that the building is not named One Fine Stay but indeed Ocean Breeze or Ocean View. Seeing there is not much of a reception from the outside, I got through the undercover parking gate and parked in... More 

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bitterboela, Manager at Ocean Breeze Hotel, responded to this review

One Fine Stay rooms are privately owned and managed and is not part of the Ocean Breeze Hotel. More 

Bairnsdale, Australia
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015 via mobile

Beautifully situated but not a good experience. The shower doesn't work properly leaving the floor covered with water. No hot water on the morning we left. Phone disconnected to reception. Enjoyed safe parking and friendly reception. In need of basic maintenance.

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bitterboela, Manager at Ocean Breeze Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your review of our property, your comments are very much valued. We really appreciate your comments regarding ongoing upgrades to the property. Our commitment to investing in our property will continue this Spring with renovations to our building. Thank you again, and we look forward to seeing you on your... More 

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George, South Africa
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Staff service was good with help forthcoming in the lift without requesting. Has potential. Needs more attention to guest care and room readiness in general. The room is cold with the wall heater insufficient. Recently refurbished with ceiling not properly done. Water wasted when the hot water takes at from three to five minutes to start flowing. Management need to... More 

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bitterboela, Manager at Ocean Breeze Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Traveler. Thank you for your review and for choosing our hotel. We really appreciate your comments regarding our customer service and ongoing upgrades to the property. Our staff members take their roles in our industry very seriously and try, every day, to provide that quality customer service that our guests expect. Our commitment to investing in our property will... More 

Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
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26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015 via mobile

Basic lodging, nothing fancy. Hotel at the end of long beachfront. Our room was quite small, the wifi is verrrrrry slow. Not really a placy to plan your holiday around. There is safe parking in the basement. Although there is a fish restaurant downstairs there is no other restaurants in the area.

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bitterboela, Manager at Ocean Breeze Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your review and for choosing our hotel. I will look into each issue that you have noted, in an attempt to correct and improve our hotel policies. Management Team More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

The upmarket price was not reflected by Management by name Colin that promised to get back to us regarding the duty manager at reception when we booked in the evening. The sub-standard room that was linked to another room. The real bad breakfast experience. The hotel is not worth more than R290 pp breakfast including and not R1400.00 as paid.... More 

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bitterboela, Manager at Ocean Breeze Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Our front desk alerted me to your response regarding the Breakfast we serve. The privately owned restaurant in the building is owned by a husband and wife team. They always appreciate comments from our guests so they can serve you better. I will personally look into what caused your concer. If we disappoint someone, we want it to... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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41 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Not good. Arrived and followed the sign to the basement hotel parking area. Tried to use the lift, but where I would have pressed the button to go up, there was only an open hole with electrical wires dangling about, so I had to take the stairs instead. Reception not very well organized - took about 20 minutes just to... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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37 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

This hotel is in serious need of attention. It is quite modern, but the facilities are very badly maintained. Even the switches for the lifts were broken - the all-important ground-floor one had only a "Down" switch, and others had unsafe-looking holes that you poked in hope. In the conference centre, one of the two toilets was broken, the electric... More 

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bitterboela, Manager at Ocean Breeze Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest I would like to personally apologize for the series of unfortunate incidences that you experienced during your stay with us. We continually try to do our very best for all of our guests, but unfortunately, sometimes we do fail. Regards Management More 

Vanderbijlpark
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19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

No parking for your car, They say "BASEMENT PARKING" but when you get there, it is already full ,ground floor has a seafood restuarant, but the hole hotel reeks of the smell, sealing fan is to low, undressing cut in the sealing fan = 13 STITCHESS, ASKED AT RECEPTION FOR THE CLOSET HOSPITAL , THE JUST RESPONDED WITH SOME SORT... More 

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Hermanus, Cape Town
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13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

The rooms are very nice. We had a self catering unit and it was spacious and had everything you need. From your balcony and bedroom you have uninterrupted sea view, which is awesome. Parking in the basement is very small and we could not park in our allocated space. Ocean Basket being on the ground floor of the hotel makes... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated on the Strand Beachfront right by the sea, the Ocean View Hotel is undeniably one of the most ideally located hotels in the Western Cape. With views of the majestic False Bay coastline, mighty mountain ranges including the Helderberg Mountains as well as our world renowned Table Mountain, this hotel offers captivating scenery, gastronomy and courtesy of staff fit for royalty. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ocean Breeze Hotel

Address: 17 Beach Road, Strand 7140, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Strand
Price Range: $52 - $109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ocean Breeze Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 110
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