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Cristal Cove Guesthouse & Backpackers

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  • Excellent79%
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
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All reviewsgreat locationprivate ensuite roomnice and friendly staffthe ownerj baysouth africasurf tripnice kitchenstayed for two nightshome away from homegreat place to staygood vibesliving areagreat value for moneylocated rightenjoyed my staywalking distance
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are looking for a place to stay in your next Surf Trip you have just found it! But, if you are traveling with your wife or family, I think you can do better. Our room was comfortable and we could actually hear the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived at Cristal cove around 16:00 to checkin. The staff were friendly, but we were told to please wait and have a beer, as the previous guests hadn't checked out yet, and they still need to clean the room. It took 2 hours before...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The rooms and facilities are great and very affordable. It’s location is perfect, especially for those wanting to surf Supertubes and spectators during the annual surf competition. Would definitely choose to stay here again.

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Reviewed March 18, 2018

Cristal Cove is great value for money and has a relaxed atmosphere. Great location. Nice bar area. Personalised service. Perfect for surfers or tourists. Thanks Sindy, Cristal and Gary for a wonderful stay.

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Reviewed February 20, 2018

I got crystal cove recommended from a friend and booked in! The first evening I rrived I got a really warm welcome and a comfortable clean bed in a dorm. Crystal and Garry the owners really know how to make people feel welcome and all...More

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Response from Cristal C, Owner at Cristal Cove Guesthouse & BackpackersResponded March 8, 2018

Thank you for your great review, we really enjoyed hosting you during your visit to JBay. We hope to see you again. Sunny Smiles, Cristal Cove team

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Amenities
Top amenities
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
$35 - $39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$35 - $39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"All rooms are nice and quiet"
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"Second floor better and safer"
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