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Reviewed February 1, 2018

We stayed for a week with our 2 boys. Very quiet and very relaxing. The beach bar was open for the season so we had great fun going there at night. We hired a small 5hp boat from Sedgefield boat hire, so we could get...More

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Thank Sonette H
Response from StanleyIsland_Plett, Owner at Stanley IslandResponded February 4, 2018

Thank you for your review, we aim to make the island a great family getaway.

Reviewed January 15, 2018

We spent 10 days on the Island, towards the end of season (2 to 11 Jan). We stayed in units 9 and 10 away from it all. I loved sitting outside and watching the Zebras and bushbuck, whilst our 2 young boys could come and...More

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Response from StanleyIsland_Plett, Owner at Stanley IslandResponded January 17, 2018

Thanks for your review, we'll keep working on making the island family friendly and glad you enjoyed your stay.

Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

This was an excellent honeymoon choice. My bride loved it; it was nice and secluded and the one man team Chris did everything in his power to make it memorable. The room was clean and cleaned everyday. The staff allowed us many niceties and it...More

Thank Mpumelelo K
Response from StanleyIsland_Plett, Owner at Stanley IslandResponded January 17, 2018

Thank you for your review Mpumelelo, we'll work on our boat cruise but the canoes are a great way to relax and explore the river:-)

Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

Although we were surprised that the beach of this private nature reserve has started a beachclub and was not mentioned on their www. We had a nice time in the house with the zebra's around us. The quality you can compare with the San Parks....More

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Response from StanleyIsland_Plett, Owner at Stanley IslandResponded January 9, 2018

Thank you for your valued feedback, the Island beach bar is a laid back bar on the banks of the river only open for 3 weeks of the year. It is open from 12h00-20h00 and strictly background music for patrons. We consider it an value...More

Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

Very Secluded and Peaceful Good Service from 1 man show Herbie Average Accommodation Stunning Nature and tranquility You get a real Robinson Crusoe Island experience Only few families at a time so you really get to know the guests Take some entertainment if you staying...More

Thank Saleem H
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Pool
Free Parking
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
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Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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$72 - $161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
$72 - $161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"We were in units 9 & 10 which were on the ground, very quiet. I would not want to stay near the beach bar..."
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"Units 9 and 10 were on the groundfloor and quiet."
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"Rooms does not look anything like pictures advertised. Do not fall for it"
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"The Honeymoon self-catering units are a MUST! Gorgeous views, luxury french bath and fab fully equiped..."
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