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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

What a great surpise to find this jewel tucked away. Friendly easy Staff real value for money. All meals included was a real surpise. Here you will find your innerself again. Will surley be back for more. Some much to do and explore.

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Reviewed 3 January 2017

The hotel had everything I wanted for my end-of-year break: remote location, comfortable accommodation, easy access right onto the beach, great views, swimming pool and three meals a day. This is not a chic establishment with gourmet dining. It's kid- and dog-friendly and we loved our walks on the beach accompanied by one or more of the hotel pooches. Meals...

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Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Let me just start by putting it out there that I'm definitely sure that I'll be returning to this little paradise. My stay was so pleasant despite the long drive. From the moment we stepped onto the establishment the air seemed different. The staff was so helpful and friendly, from the security guard who came and helped us park to...

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Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

This magnificent hotel has everything you need for a comfortable family stay. The views are stunning and the placement is wonderful! The food is delicious and the staff are friendly and helpful. The only sugesstion I might add is that they add a wifi extender to the top rooms. Otherwise it has been a wonderful stay so far !

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Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

This is a great, if not one of the best venue's for a relaxing family holiday. The room is great, service friendly and efficient and the food (full board option) more than enough and in very good taste! This is no place to try and lose weight!! Everything is close, the pool, the beach, private and secluded. The views is...

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Hartbeespoort, South Africa
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

We've been planning our trip to CoffeeBay for a while. The road was long but we were so excited to get to CoffeeBay. The OceanView is probably the "best" option. Arriving on Saturday we had to drive carefully through drunk locals partying in the road infront of the hotel........As we check in we saw that hotel is very old and...

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Thank JenBauer
Ladismith, South Africa
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Spent 1 night on route to Addo. Would definately recommend more than 1 night. Road from Mtata takes much longer than you would think. Includes 3 meals, so good to stay through a lunch. They did provide a packed lunch, but not nearly as good as the buffet looked. Meals were pretty good. Ocean view room was truly ocean view....

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Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised to find this jewell. What more can you ask for if spending time away from home. Yes it is not a five star kind of destination but the staff is very efficient, friendly and helpfull. The view is fantastic and we spotted whales too. We felt absolutely safe after a long day driving on roads that...

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Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

The hotel rooms' bathrooms needs an upgrade and the food really not up to standard, very average. Compared to other hotels in the Wild Coast, this one needs attention to detail. Staff also needs training.

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South Africa
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Room was spotlessly clean although bathroom suite a bit tired. Meal was a typical homecooked affair buffet style and wholesome. Down side was that there was no hot water for shower/bath night or morning.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Ocean View Hotel

Address: 1 Main Road, Coffee Bay 5082, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Coffee Bay
Price Range: $175 - $205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 31
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“All rooms have”
  • Rooms with seaview
DianeG514, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms 1 to 6 best view of the sea”
52richarda, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The row of semidetached cottages on the eastern side are great.”
  • View from the veranda of our room
565alfies, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Wi-fi not available in all rooms. Room 15 no wifi and directly above kitchen. Room 12 great sea views and wifi.”
AndrePlat, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Although more expensive, we were told afterwards that they get hot water first!”
brendasI5651BB, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
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