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The Sands at St Francis

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Overview
8 Frank Road, Saint Francis Bay 6312 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
5 Star accommodation
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All reviewssmall hotelhot tubindian oceangarden routeattention to detailst francisone nightoverlooking the seagame reservepatio doorsthe ground floordirect accessrooms are beautifully appointedwooden stepsattractive canalenjoy the viewlady at reception
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We o ly stayed overnight but the sands was a very unique experience. The feel of the guest house and in particularly our bedroom was a wonderful experience for our first night in South Africa. Great experience and value for money

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Thank Valerie S
Response from PEHotelGroup, Public Relations Manager at The Sands at St FrancisResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your valued insight and feedback! We are delighted that you had a wonderful experience with us and we hope to welcome you back again one day! Warm Regards, The Sands Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

My fiance and I stayed at The Sands for one night and truly enjoyed it. The rooms are beautiful and comfortable, with views of the ocean. There are only five rooms, so you never have to deal with crowds or loud groups. The service was...More

Thank Kat C
Response from PEHotelGroup, Public Relations Manager at The Sands at St FrancisResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for this lovely feedback! We love hearing how our guests experienced their stay with us and we are absolutely thrilled that you enjoyed your time with us! We appreciate your support and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon!...More

Reviewed 20 July 2018

They are so amazing, attention to detail and all the efficiency and friendly service you expect from a five star place. From a welcome card to cookies for you travel when you depart. Great room, service, location... Cannot recommend enough.

Thank Ludalua
Reviewed 2 May 2018

We stayed here recently at what in retrospect was an inflated price for what we received. It is a small guest house in an expensive neighbourhood. So far no problems. We did ask for superior accomodation on our trip. There are only a few rooms,but...More

Thank maximillian2015
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

The attention to detail here is truly amazing. Everything you could wish for in a small hotel was the. Precious, on the desk was superb. He answered every question and was very very helpful,and a pleasure to talk to. Rooms are beautifully appointed as are...More

Thank anne1427
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Description
A footstep away from the beach, a few minutes from the bustling village center and home to world class watersports and activities! This luxurious African beach house, located in the picturesque seaside ...More village of St. Francis Bay, offers five spacious en-suite bedrooms, all with uninterrupted views of the majestic Indian Ocean and endless stretches of pristine coastline. All bedrooms are air-conditioned and offer 5 star luxury, opening onto private decks or balcony with stunning views of the beach and infinity pool. The honeymoon suite offers an extra outdoor shower and Jacuzzi hot tub on its deck, from where spectacular sunsets can be enjoyed. The glass-fronted Octagon Restaurant has a thatched roof, central fireplace and surrounding timber deck, providing a breathtaking 270 degree panoramic view of the bay. The Octagon serves breakfast, light lunches and a la carte dinners. St Francis Bay is situated close to the Eastern Cape's many malaria-free game reserves. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$101 - US$405 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Sands Hotel Saint Francis Bay
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Saint Francis Bay
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$101 - US$405 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Sands Hotel Saint Francis Bay
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Saint Francis Bay
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Traveller (118)
Room & Suite (33)
Pool & Beach (23)
Dining (6)
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Response from JohnH8819 | Reviewed this property |
Hermanus is renowned for its whale watching it had its own natural bay where the southern whale go to mate and one of top places to visit during whale spotting season. The sands is in a beautiful location next to the coast... More
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"The front rooms have ocean views and you can hear the waves if you open your sliding glass doors."
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"Front rooms get the sounds and views of the ocean"
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"1st floor-wonderful views"
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"The lower ground rooms all have decks with great views."
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