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Cape Town
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We stayed in the unit "Fly me to the Moon" and I can report that I have been to the moon. The unit is a romantic stay for two people in the canopy of the ingenious forest. Expect shooting stars, glow worms on the forest floor and playing hide and seek with the Knysna Loerie. The view over the trees...

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Broomfield, Colorado
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The accommodations were perfect for what we were looking for - a cabin in the woods. For heat, you even build your own fire. Fire wood provided. The bed has a heating blanket also. We stayed 5 nights. The cabin is located near the main highway to get to the Garden Route and back to the cabin. Parking is limited...

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MoonShine-Sue, Owner at Moon Shine on Whiskey Creek, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us.

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I spent 5 nights here in the special cabin for two during our honeymoon in August 2016. It is the perfect romantic hideaway. There is very little space but the place has everything that you need, amazing views and is close enough so that you can go out for dinner without having to drive too far. Perfect,...

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MoonShine-Sue, Owner at Moon Shine on Whiskey Creek, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the great review. We look forward to welcoming you back! regards Sue

Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Perfect located, just off the N2 there is this lovely place! We stayed in a tree house and love it a lot! We made a hike in the forest, enjoyed our own braai and woke up with only the sounds of the birds:) the owners are really nice people and we would definitely stay again! Thank you :)

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MoonShine-Sue, Owner at Moon Shine on Whiskey Creek, responded to this review

Thank you Adrienne. We are so thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 17 November 2016

We stayed here for 1 night in June with a group of friends as part of a road trip through to CPT. it was surely one of our top accommodations! the accommodation is remarkable and the location is magnificent. we stayed in Tree Frog and even with the rain and the cold weather we lit a fire and enjoyed the...

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MoonShine-Sue, Owner at Moon Shine on Whiskey Creek, responded to this review

Thank you, thank you, thank you. We couldn't wish for nicer words. Regards Sue & Albert

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We had the first little house with our own garden and braai. The lit a fire and cooked steaks. Was absolutely lovely, the house was well equipped, clean and very unique! Shower is out of this world. Owners very friendly and helpful.

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MoonShine-Sue, Owner at Moon Shine on Whiskey Creek, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for the great review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us.

Broomfield, Colorado
Reviewed 5 November 2016

The cabin we stayed in was the simplest one, but it was nice and well-equipped. They provided firewood for the stove, which was helpful since there is no other source of heat. There is hiking on the grounds, so you can step out of your cabin and hike down to the creek and the beautiful waterfall. It was a nice...

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MoonShine-Sue, Owner at Moon Shine on Whiskey Creek, responded to this review

Hi there Thanks so much for your honest review. It's not often we get a dressing down about our lovely dogs (in fact yours in the first review of this nature in 17 years!). I am terribly sorry if they disturbed you in any way. They are usually really friendly and well behaved, I can only think that since we...

Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This place made our Garden Route trip! The bedding was super plush and comfortable and the little extras like the logs for the fire and the home made jam were greatly appreciated. I would love to stay here again.

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MoonShine-Sue, Owner at Moon Shine on Whiskey Creek, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the lovely review. Definitely made my day! Regards Sue

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

This place was absolutely amazing. We stayed in a tree-house cabin which was totally secluded. The design was amazing with an up high outdoor shower (not overlooked) which had the illusion of showering in the forest. There is a semi-panoramic view of Knysna forest built around the bed. Things were made out of re-cycled materials which made it very unique...

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MoonShine-Sue, Owner at Moon Shine on Whiskey Creek, responded to this review

We couldn't have wished for a better review. Thanks Emma.

Zichron Yaakov, Israel
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We got very nice small house in the nature. The place was clean and well organized. The only problem was that there is no WiFi in the house and the WiFi room at the center they close at 21:00. We recommend to give to the guest a key for the WiFi room and it will be more convinced.

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MoonShine-Sue, Owner at Moon Shine on Whiskey Creek, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review. We do understand that some people simply cannot be without wi-fi 24/7 which is why we have installed it in Butterfly Garden Cottage. For those who need wi-fi, but not constantly, we offer our newly completed internet zone. We have chosen not to put wi-fi in our forest cabins as we feel that this...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Pool
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
10 Minutes from Plettenberg Bay, 1000 miles from reality ... A stones throw from Monkey land, Birds of Eden, Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary, Lawnwood Snake Park, Elephant Sanctuary, Tenikwa Wildcat Sanctuary, Bramon Winery, Puzzle Park, Restaurants, beaches and many wonderful Garden Route attractions. Experience the forest from the comfort of your stunningly hand crafted wooden cabin nestled among the trees, or spend time taking in the gorgeous view from the sun drenched veranda of the quirky Garden Cottage. Bushpig & Vervet Forest Cabins have flat screen TV's with select DSTV channels. Butterfly Garden Cottage has a flat screen TV with select DSTV channels & Free Wi-Fi. Fully equipped for self catering, all units are private and have fireplaces. There's a swimming pool, imaginitive kids playground, hike from your cabin to a secluded mountain pool. English, Afrikaans and German spoken. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Moon Shine on Whiskey Creek

Address: signposted off the N2 | PO Box 214, The Crags, Plettenberg Bay 6602, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Plettenberg Bay > The Crags
Price Range: RM232 - RM419 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Moon Shine on Whiskey Creek 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Go to the website and check out the different accommodations. For example each cabin is unique and has its own character”
  • The deck is quite large with table and chairs. Wood supplied in box next to door
  • Queen size bed with heating blankets
  • Entrance to the cabin and the BBQ area
  • The cabin we stayed in. Parking is in front of the cabin
 of 5 bubbles Emerson3091, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“all chalets are stunning and has a personal touch”
 of 5 bubbles sharondbeer, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Fly Me to the Moon”
 of 5 bubbles , 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“each room is apparently different, have a look on the webpage what best suits your needs”
 of 5 bubbles Miemcasa, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you get a room with a personally tiled bathroom....”
 of 5 bubbles Helenoe, 10 Oct 2015 | Read review
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