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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Thank you to Luc, Sue and the staff for top class service, great breakfasts, personal touch in the room and we felt comfortable as bikers. The peace and ocean view recharged the body and mind. Thanks for suggesting JP's gill, good food, friendly faces at the pub and we really enjoyed the west coast. Barbara and Rob the hippie bikers

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Oyster1ShelleyPoint, Owner at Oystercatcher Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Barbara and Rob Many thanks for your kind review on Trip Advisor. We are so pleased you enjoyed your road trip to the West Coast and that you had a great experience at the Oystercatcher! Hope to see you again one day! Best regards Sue and Luc

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The most tranquil three days I can recall. Ocean views, excellent breakfasts, splendid bedroom and very welcoming hosts. Bedrooms serviced during breakfast. The Lodge is surrounded by a very quiet gated estate. We will certainly go here again driving from Cape Town (about two hours on R27).

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Oyster1ShelleyPoint, Owner at Oystercatcher Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Martin and Pamela Thanks for your super review on Trip Advisor. We are so delighted you both enjoyed your 3 day stay and found it relaxing and peaceful. We will look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit to S.A. A Bientot and warm regards Luc and Sue

Glencairn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Oystercatcher Lodge is the best managed place that I have ever stayed, better than five stars! Luc and Sue provided a personal touch that made our stay memorable. The rooms are immaculate, clean and comfortable. The breakfast spread is amazing and every breakfast dish is freshly made to order, not a chafing dish in sight! Thank you once again...

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Oyster1ShelleyPoint, Owner at Oystercatcher Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Ansie and Oppies Many thanks for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and your birthday celebrations at the Oystercatcher. It was lovely to meet you both and do hope your son is making a good recovery. Best regards Luc and Sue

Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What an enjoyable stay. From the time we arrived to when we left. Great room, great vew, great management. What a perfect place to relax and just sit and watch the waves. Brilliant. Soft beds, great bathroom, excellent breakfast.

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Oyster1ShelleyPoint, Owner at Oystercatcher Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Chris Thanks so much for your positive feed-back on Trip Advisor. We are so pleased you both enjoyed your stay and that everything was to your complete satisfaction. Best wishes Sue and Luc

Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed December 8, 2016

This lodge is the best escape from city life. It is near restaurants and other attractions, but I just wanted to stay and take the tranquility in. The breakfast was really good with enough variety. The owners have created a little piece of heaven. It is also safe as it is situated within the security estate.

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Oyster1ShelleyPoint, Owner at Oystercatcher Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Corne Thanks for letting us know how much you enjoyed your stay at the Oystercatcher. We so appreciate the positive feed-back and do hope we will be able to welcome you back in the future. Our best regards Luc and Sue

Ilmington, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 3, 2016

This is a B&B with style where the Sue and Luc offer perfect hospitality. There is total attention to detail and the breakfast was freshly prepared and of excellent quality. There are stunning views of the ocean only 50 metres away and we never tired of watching the sea whipped to fury by the wind. Beach combing on the deserted...

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Oyster1ShelleyPoint, General Manager at Oystercatcher Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Susie Thanks so very much for doing such a lovely review on Trip Advisor. It is always encouraging and gratifying to read that guests have had a good time while staying at the Oystercatcher! We do hope we will be able to welcome you back sometime in the future. Best regards Luc and Sue

Cape Town
Reviewed November 29, 2016

What a magnificient place and location! From the moment we arrived our expectations were exceeded!! Arriving to that amazing panoramic view set the scene for a fantastic getaway. We were greeted with complimentary bubbles and a personalised card for our Anniversary - attention to detail is brilliant! Sue and Luc have mastered the art of hosting - friendly, helpful, informative...

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Oyster1ShelleyPoint, Owner at Oystercatcher Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Joanne Thanks so much for taking the time to do a review on Trip Advisor. We are delighted that you and Justin found the Oystercatcher the perfect place to celebrate your wedding anniversary. It was lovely meeting you both and we do look forward to welcoming you back some time in the future. Warm regards Luc and Sue

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed November 21, 2016

The Oystercatcher Lodge is beautiful , we were upgraded to the honeymoon suite as it was our honeymoon and the room is beautiful , the views are superb. The lodge is for those that want to recharge in a quite environment or for honeymooners such as ourselves who wanted a romantic atmosphere. The breakfast is delicious. The owners Sue and...

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Oyster1ShelleyPoint, Owner at Oystercatcher Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Keabetswen Thanks so much for your great review on Trip Advisor. We were so happy to read that you enjoyed your honeymoon at the Oystercatcher and it was lovely getting you know you both during your stay. Do hope you will return again in the close future. Our best wishes to you both. Kind regards Luc and Sue

Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 17, 2016 via mobile

Oystercatcher Lodge is in a quite superb and enviable location. Built and maintained to a high standard, Sue and Luc are the perfect hosts. You feel as if you have escaped the world as you sit on the verandah and watch all the bird and sea life. The views are magnificent as are the walks along the deserted beaches. The...

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Oyster1ShelleyPoint, Owner at Oystercatcher Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Martin and Dianne We were so delighted to read that you both had such a memorable stay at the Oystercatcher. We are pleased that you were mesmerised by the beautiful sea vistas and the abundance of bird and sea life on your doorstep. Thanks you for taking the time to do a Trip Advisor review - we really appreciate...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed November 6, 2016

We recently spent two nights at the Oystercatcher Apartments. The views are truly beautiful, the apartment was well equipped and well presented. The area around the apartment is lovely, and we easily spotted dolphins and seals from our room. We also were able to enjoy the lovely beach walks around Shelly Point. There isn't any shops or restaurants in Shelly...

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Oyster1ShelleyPoint, Owner at Oystercatcher Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Nikki Thanks for your lovely review on Trip Advisor. We are delighted that you enjoyed the past week-end in Nautilus apartment and that everything was to your complete satisfaction. We look forward to welcoming you back! Warm regards Luc and Sue

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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Additional Information about Oystercatcher Lodge

Address: ERF 5397 | FIRST AVENUE, St. Helena Bay, Saldanha Bay Municipality 7382, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Saldanha Bay Municipality > St. Helena Bay
Price Range: $91 - $210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Oystercatcher Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“First Floor has better views than ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles ansie0, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“I think most rooms have a sea view but the upper rooms have the best view”
 of 5 bubbles CorneMoll, Dec 8, 2016 | Read review
“All have views”
 of 5 bubbles susied208, Dec 3, 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are ocean facing”
 of 5 bubbles keabetswen, Nov 21, 2016 | Read review
“All very good. All with bay view.”
 of 5 bubbles David06111940, Sep 27, 2016 | Read review
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