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Reviewed 15 August 2016

The Little Sanctuary is just that - and more! Well appointed, neat, efficiently run, and great proximity to Lookout beach, Deck and amenities. We can highly recommend this house to anyone who wishes to unwind, relax and enjoy the most stunning views that Plett has to offer. We will definitely go back - again!!

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Thank John H
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Very spacious and comfortable house with all the extra luxuries to make your stay extra special. We saw dolphins surfing in the waves from our balcony and enjoyed cooling off in the pool on hot days. I only wish we got to use the awesome braai area and spend more time at the house using all the facilities. Perfect for... More 

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Thank Lauren A
Oxford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 13 April 2016

Very secure accommodation 2 mins from the beach at the end of sort after road. Fabulous views. Lovely pool, Brie, very well equipped kitchen. Maid service Mon - Fri. A wonderful venue for family. A short walk into the man shopping area with good restaurants.

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Thank dihesford
GregTLS, Owner at The Little Sanctuary, responded to this review

I do appreciate feedback from our guests and I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay. I look forward to welcoming you back again to The Little Sanctuary. Thanks again. More 

Munich, Germany
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48 reviews
12 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 5 September 2015

The Little Sanctuary made us feel at home instantaneous upon arrival. We were stunned by the breathtaking views onto the ocean, its pristine location right next to the wale watching point, its stylish decoration and the great comfort it offers. Attention has been paid to detail when this house was decorated and everything you need is available in good numbers,... More 

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Thank Markus N
GregTLS, Owner at The Little Sanctuary, responded to this review

Many thanks fro the kind words. I am so pleased that you and your family enjoyed stay at The Little Sanctuary - it was a pleasure having you to stay and welcome back when you next visit beautiful Plettenberg Bay. More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
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Reviewed 14 May 2015

My husband and I along with 4 other members of our family stayed at Little Sanctuary for the first time early May 2015. Sadly for only 4 nights ,would have loved to stay longer as it is simply one of the most perfect spots in Plettenberg Bay. One of the closest houses to Lookout beach without any feeling of being... More 

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Thank Rose N
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Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

After visiting the little sanctuary for over 5 years now it become our favorite place in south africa , the views are outstanding , its the perfect place to stay with everything you need in the house , we took friends and family this years and they were overwelmed with this beautiful house ; hope to return very soon

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Thank Angela B
Surrey
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Reviewed 18 April 2015

Just returned to the UK from 2weeks in SA, 3 nights of which were at the Little Sanctuary. Being a family of 4 and out of season, we had the whole house to ourselves. We briefly saw the maid, Sweetness who was very accommodating and did our laundry, although I would have been happy to do this myself but there... More 

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1 Thank SurreyLils
GregTLS, Owner at The Little Sanctuary, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the feedback and again apologies about the building work next door which the owners, their builder and myself had all expected to have been further ahead by the time you stayed with us. I am now (19 April) in Plett ,and after meeting with the builder have agreed to extend the height of the wall between... More 

Gauteng, South Africa
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Reviewed 12 April 2015

We stayed for a couple of nights in April 2015. We have mixed feelings about some aspects, so I will state the pros and cons. Pros: Beautiful views, New bathrooms, kitchen and wooden floors. Nice undercover patio with pool. Fairly close to the shops but you do need a car. Sweetness, the cleaner was very polite and friendly. She does... More 

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GregTLS, Owner at The Little Sanctuary, responded to this review

I do welcome feedback from guests and thank you kindly for your comments. I am very sorry that you were disappointed as my primary wish is that our guests have a fantastic stay and that our property exceeds expectations. As you mention there is a new house being built next door to our property. Completion has taken longer then expected... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 24 March 2015

My first and most definitely not my last visit to 'Little Sanctuary'. It is perfectly located close to the beach and city centre, with some of the most amazing views of Plett. It is a beautiful property which caters for all your needs during your stay. Shops and beaches are all within short walking distance. Little Sanctuary will be my... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
2 reviews
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Reviewed 20 February 2015

We discovered this gem two years ago while travelling with my goddaughter from Switzerland. Splendid views over the bay and still tranquil with all the comfort one could only imagine. Newly renovated and refurbished, this property has class and style and is conveniently located near (reachable by foot) the beach, excellent restaurants as well as the shops. We already plan... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Little Sanctuary overlooks the beautiful Lookout beach and is blessed with panoramic views of the sea, lagoons, and Tsitsikamma Mountains. The Little Sanctuary has recently undergone an extensive modernization, makeover and upgrade. The results are stunning. The house now features an extra floor to make the most of the views, five double bedrooms, modern kitchen, swimming pool, large garden, built in BBQ, several entertaining areas, with cleaning service included. This delightful luxury seaside property provides you and your guests with the perfect self-catering holiday being located within very short walking distance of the sea, beaches, restaurants and Plett's high Street. The closest restaurant is only a two -minute stroll away just meters from the sea. Located at the end of the highly sought-after Formosa Street, the property is adjacent to the "Lookout Nature Reserve" providing direct access and uninterrupted access and views to the sea. We invite you to rent The Little Sanctuary for your holiday in Plett - with probably the best location in Plettenberg Bay you will not be disappointed! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Little Sanctuary

Address: 18 Formosa Street, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Plettenberg Bay
Hotel Class:4 star — The Little Sanctuary 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“The main room upstairs has magnificent views.”
 of 5 bubbles , 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Spend your nighs in the upstairs main bedroom”
 of 5 bubbles 11markusn, 5 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Rent the whole place with friends, or if in B+B- choose the master bedroom- Hands down!”
 of 5 bubbles SurreyLils, 18 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Top bedrooms”
  • Beautiful view
  • Buidling site next door
  • next to the front entrance gate
  • Next door building site
  • Next door building site
 of 5 bubbles Oceangypsey, 12 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Main bedroom has the best views”
 of 5 bubbles 26jacop, 24 Mar 2015 | Read review
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