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Joburg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a really special spot built on the rocks with the very best see views, views of the Plettenberg bay and the beach. The hotel offers all the facilities of a great hotel , and is a favorite for local as well as international travelers. We enjoyed every moment and have returned a number of times. The hotel caters...

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Ronel S, Manager at Beacon Island Resort, responded to this review

Dear EONJoburg Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor after your recent stay at The Beacon Island Resort. Your comments and feedback is valuable and important to us. We are truly delighted that you have enjoyed your stay with us and we can't wait to welcome you back soon. Should you require any further...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had an ocean facing room with a balcony (be sure to request well ahead of time). Our room was spotless, very comfortable bed with an awesome view. The food was good and well priced. Service at the restaurants was very good, friendly and helpful staff. The entertainment staff are enthusiastic and friendly. Our stay was wonderful all round -...

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Ronel S, Manager at Beacon Island Resort, responded to this review

Dear Jenni K Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor after your recent stay at The Beacon Island Resort. Your comments and feedback is valuable and important to us. We are truly delighted that you have enjoyed your stay with us and for giving us the opportunity to live out our Tsogo Sun values...

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We returned to the Beacon Isle for another Team building based on the success last year. They did no disappoint us. In fact they raised there game. From a truly stunning candelight braai on the beach for our whole team, to the awesome activities they arranged, we all came away feeling truly blessed to work together. The Hotel facilities from...

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Ronel S, Manager at Beacon Island Resort, responded to this review

Dear Lynne & Bodo H Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor after your recent stay at The Beacon Island Resort. Your comments and feedback is valuable and important to us. It is always a pleasure to host your team for team building. How are your pasta making skills doing? We are truly delighted...

Sandton, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This really is a gem in South Africa. Comfortable clean well serviced rooms, variety offered in the hotel restaurants, kids entertainment, amazing views and an all round relaxing comfortable experience.

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Ronel S, Manager at Beacon Island Resort, responded to this review

Dear DevMar Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor after your recent stay at The Beacon Island Resort. Your comments and feedback is valuable and important to us. We are truly delighted that you have enjoyed your stay with us and for giving us the opportunity to live out our Tsogo Sun values which...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel works well, the staff are most helpful and friendly. The location is superb. Recommend Beacon Island its good value and I will definitely return. We did not eat dinner at the hotel so I can't really comment about the food.

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Ronel S, Manager at Beacon Island Resort, responded to this review

Dear Yvette204 Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor after your recent stay at The Beacon Island Resort. Your comments and feedback is valuable and important to us. Our restaurants are outsourced and are owned by Jorge Pires. We are truly delighted that you have enjoyed your stay with us and we can't wait...

Vanderbijlpark, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is the most friendly home from home hotel we have ever stayed in and you are always made welcome at all time. Your stunning friendly staff are an asset to Beacon Island Will return soon> Most beautiful setting

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Dear kgh2017 Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor after your recent stay at The Beacon Island Resort. Your comments and feedback is valuable and important to us. We are truly delighted that you have enjoyed your stay with us and we can't wait to welcome you back soon. Should you require any further...

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful experience except for young children on the dance floor in the evenings! this spoils it for othe guests who wish to dance, the staff are excellent, the food is great value for money, a wonderfull location

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Ronel S, Manager at Beacon Island Resort, responded to this review

Dear 511mpm Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor after your recent stay at The Beacon Island Resort. Your comments and feedback is valuable and important to us. Beacon Island is seen as a family resort, we have however noted your feedback and shall investigate this matter. Thank you for bringing this matter to...

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This resort has maintained its very high standard over more than 30years..Amazing attention to detail.Outsourced housekeeping could be improved.Was not necessary to leave Beacon Isle other than to purchase a new car battery!Resturants deserve special mention.

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Ronel S, Manager at Beacon Island Resort, responded to this review

Dear hyltonm2017 Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor after your recent stay at The Beacon Island Resort. Your comments and feedback is valuable and important to us. I have since had a meeting with my Executive Housekeeper and have discussed your feedback, she has assured me that she shall be making the necessary...

Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best ever stay at a resort . Staff absolutely well trained , professional and very, very friendly. Looking forward to my next stay at this resort. Will recommend to all of my friends and family. Room allocated to me wonderful view of the Robberg and ocean.

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Dear sintichia Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor after your recent stay at The Beacon Island Resort. Your comments and feedback is valuable and important to us. The Robberg facing rooms are my favorite in summer as they are cooler than the pool facing rooms. We are truly delighted that you have enjoyed...

Franschhoek, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The above title says it all. The location is idyllic. The room was all we wanted, the weather was perfect and the fact that elderly people like us could share the excellent meals was a huge plus. Thank you B&I

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Dear Christopher O Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor after your recent stay at The Beacon Island Resort. Your comments and feedback is valuable and important to us. The weather was great this last week, a little rain on Saturday but as of Sunday it has cleared and we have had some lovely...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in Plettenberg Bay, one of the most visited of the picturesque Garden Route towns, the Beacon Island Timeshare Resort is a favourite amongst travellers to this region. Boasting spectacular ocean views, endless leisure activities a host of nearby attractions and beautiful bedrooms this is the perfect resort for you. Drive to Knysna to feed the elephants, shop till you drop or spend your days luxuriating alongside the pool just enjoy your stay! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Beacon Island Resort

Address: Beacon Isle Drive, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Plettenberg Bay
Price Range: $30 - $500 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Beacon Island Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 200
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Also Known As:
Beacon Island Hotel Plettenberg Bay
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#4 Family Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#4 Luxury Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Rooms with numbers between 11-19 get full sun in the afternoon”
 of 5 bubbles lisakellyrigg, 1 week ago | Read review
“Request balcony with ocean views”
 of 5 bubbles JenniK488, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“You can request sea facing or rooms with a balcony... what ever your preference.”
 of 5 bubbles lynnebodoh, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“We overlooked Robbery beach and it was perfect.”
 of 5 bubbles Thesavages, Feb 19, 2017 | Read review
“Do not book balcony's because that is for us, ha ha love the balcony!!”
 of 5 bubbles rdw864, Feb 14, 2017 | Read review
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