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    The Sands at St Francis

    8 Frank Road, Saint Francis Bay 6312, South Africa
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    • Excellent79%
    • Very good15%
    • Average3%
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    • Terrible2%
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    “small hotel” (9 reviews)
    “hot tub” (7 reviews)
    “garden route” (17 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 6 April 2017

    Lovely small hotel with lovely rooms, great food and excellent helpful staff. Recommend a few nights in this relaxing hotel as their is not a great deal to do in the surrounding area. Great beach with nice walks.

    Thank Lindsay S
    Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at The Sands at St FrancisResponded 7 April 2017

    Thank you for your review and support. Great to hear you enjoyed your experience with us. Wishing you safe travels. Kind Regards

    Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

    We stayed for one night and were really glad we did, a beautiful luxurious and peaceful place right on the beach. The receptionist was really friendly and helpful and directed us to a nice local place for a drink and some food in the evening...More

    Thank Laura M
    Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at The Sands at St FrancisResponded 29 March 2017

    Thank you for your review and support. Great to hear you enjoyed your experience with us. Wishing you safe travels. Kind Regards

    Reviewed 25 March 2017

    A fantastic, friendly boutique hotel right on the beach. Beautiful rooms and great food and service. Go to sleep listening to the sound of the ocean . A real highlight of our trip.St Francis Bay is very charming with its waterways resembling Venice.

    Thank Graham E
    Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at The Sands at St FrancisResponded 27 March 2017

    Thank you for your review and support. We are absolutely thrilled that you enjoyed your time here with us. Looking forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind Regards

    Reviewed 17 March 2017

    A very relaxing 3 days .. a beautiful room .. excellent breakfast and dinner. Right on a lovely beach . The pool was lovely and outside space comfortable. The staff were helpful.. the only little thing was we asked for decaf coffee they didn't have...More

    Thank 828victoria
    Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at The Sands at St FrancisResponded 22 March 2017

    Thank you for your review and support. Great to hear you enjoyed your experience with us. Wishing you safe travels. Kind Regards

    Reviewed 17 March 2017

    We stayed at this B & B for 3 nights as part of our stay in South Africa. We had flown into Capetown and then gone down the garden route. This was our last stay before our safari. The room had a great view overlooking...More

    Thank SRFlyer
    Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at The Sands at St FrancisResponded 22 March 2017

    Thank you for your review and support. We are so sorry to hear that your stay was not all you wanted it to be, we will take your comments under advisement. Safe travels.

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    • Breakfast included
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    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
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    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$165 - US$349 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Saint Francis Bay
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    Response from John H | 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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