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Rheinfelden, Germany
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed there on a weekend, the place is very nice direct on the beach. We could observe beautiful sun rise from our room, saw plenty of dolphins from the balcony. The team was very friendly the breakfast was good.

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Yarm, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent location, very friendly staff, and Eggs Benedict to die for. Do not be put off if you arrive in the dark, because of all the security. We had no problems at all and everyone we met was very friendly.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 March 2017

If you arrive here expecting bed and breakfast or self catering then it's not bad but sold to us as a four star hotel which leaves it sadly lacking in ambience and personal service. Internet photos show interior rooms nicely decorated which is true but the exterior photos are random and misleading. There are no facilities outside for example sun...

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MarnaViljoen, General Manager at On the Beach Guesthouse, B&B, Suites, responded to this review

Dear Claire Thank you for your review and we are sorry we couldn't meet your specific needs. We are a bed and breakfast and not a hotel and that is how we advertise/market ourselves as well. When coming to Jeffreys Bay people usually enjoy the beaches rather than staying at the guesthouse and for that we are perfectly located. Hope...

Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Lovely guesthouse, right at the beach. Nice rooms, beach towels, chairs etc. are provided. Everybody there makes you feel very welcome and have great tips for eating/drinking etc. Will definitely return here.

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MarnaViljoen, General Manager at On the Beach Guesthouse, B&B, Suites, responded to this review

Dera Karel K Thank you so much for your positive review. It is our aim to provide our guests with comfort on their holidays. See you again soon. Marna

U.K.
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Lovely hotel, room was gorgeous with wonderful seaview views. Honesty bar had a lot of variety and breakfast was lovely. Staff very curteous and welcoming and would definitely consider going back again

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MarnaViljoen, General Manager at On the Beach Guesthouse, B&B, Suites, responded to this review

Dear 373karlab Thank you for taking the time and writing such a positive review. Trust to see you again soon Marna

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Large guest house right on the beach. Superb sea views from very large and comfortable guest lounge on first floor. Excellent breakfast with wide choice of dishes. Our room was much smaller than expected from web site pictures with a large bath and wash basin right in the room! Comparatively expensive for the size and quality of the room.

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North East England
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We stayed here in Jan 2017 and had a great 5 nights. The property is in a really good location right on the beach at the quieter end of J Bay, but easy to get to all the places to eat, the shops etc. Full kitchen and decent size rooms with a nice living area. We were in the family...

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eMalahleni, South Africa
Reviewed 19 February 2017

On the Beach really is a lovely place. The staff is friendly, helpful and professional. The only thing that bothered me, was that the room was small and warm; other than that, it was pretty and clean. The place has stunning views and a lovely lounge/restaurant area. Breakfast was good. On the Beach is also central to all amenities in...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We had a lovely 1 night stay (we were just passing through). Fab beach, saw lots of dolphins! Room was perfect & cozy. Breakfast was very nice and communal room was really nice too. We arrived late but it didn't take too long to get checked in.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed at On The Beach for just 1 night. The B&B is directly on the beach which is very beautiful you can see the whole of the beach and very easy to go for nice long walks. Really good location and when the weather is sunny it is a really lovely view. Jeffrey's Bay was nice but quite quiet...

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
On The Beach Boutique Guesthouse and Suites in Jeffreys Bay offers a relaxed and refined atmosphere in which to enjoy the spectacular setting right on the beach. The classic design, elegant décor and harmonious ambience, combined with incredible views from most rooms, as well as the upstairs lounge, bar and outdoor verandahs, relaxes and rejuvenates and is ideal for business, pleasure - or both. We offer free use of our beach chairs, -umbrellas and -towels to our guests. Experience the magic of a sundowner barbeque right on the edge of the beach ... Braai/barbecue facilities and picnic tables are available in front of the guesthouse, either on the front lawn in the sculpted, indiginous garden leading down to the beach or on the sand lower down - obviously all with great views! The braai room is fully equipped with Weber braai's, tongs, cutlery, crockery and glasses to be used on wooden picnic tables outside. Perfectly located just 50 minutes from the Port Elizabeth International Airport. The accommodation features a Penthouse Room, 2 Deluxe Rooms, 2 Superior Rooms, a Luxury Room, a Standard Room and 2 Two-bedroom Suites. Most Units have direct beach access and breathtaking beach and ocean views. Reveling in the splendor of its location, the upstairs lounges, bar, dining area and balcony is a celebration of the magnificent backdrop of the Indian Ocean which makes for a picture perfect setting. The soothing sound of the rolling waves soon becomes a constant reminder of exactly where one has come to unwind and rejuvenate. Watch dolphins and surfers share the same waves and experience luxury in harmony with nature. Allow us to share our warm hospitality and world class service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about On the Beach Guesthouse, B&B, Suites

Address: 32 Waterkant Street | Wavecrest, Jeffreys Bay 6330, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Jeffreys Bay
Price Range: $105 - $247 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — On the Beach Guesthouse, B&B, Suites 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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