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Overview
Off R305 at 60km Speed Sign Turn Right at 60km Sign, Drive Parallel Back to the End, Stilbaai 6674 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Golf Course
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

We recently stayed at The Anchorage in Stillbay for 2 days... wish it could be longer... whilst doing business in the area. It truly was a piece of heaven where one could relax whilst still working. The rooms are very neat and spacious with a...More

Thank Thea R
Response from AnnetteThorne, Owner at The AnchorageResponded 12 February 2018

Dear Thea and Willie thank you so much for your lovely review. Much appreciated. It was great to have met you. We are glad you enjoyed your stay. And we hope to see you soon. Best regards Annette & Craig

Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

A most amazing stop. With a bottle of wine and a plate of olives and cheese bought on route we spent the afternoon on the veranda eatching the sun go down over the river. Fantastic location, great accommodation and a very comfortable bed made this...More

Thank Trevor S
Response from AnnetteThorne, Owner at The AnchorageResponded 19 October 2017

Dear Trevor thank you so much for the great write-up. We really appreciate it. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. It was good to meet you and we hope to see you again in the near future. All the best. Annette &...More

Reviewed 29 September 2017

We loved our stay at The Anchorage Stilbaai! The owners, Annette and Craig are exceptional people and went out of their way to make it even better! Will definitely recommend The Anchorage to everyone! We stayed in room 4 - has a beautiful view! Especially...More

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Thank Annette P
Response from AnnetteThorne, Owner at The AnchorageResponded 4 October 2017

Dear Annette and Wayne thank you so much for the lovely review. We really appreciate it. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. It was great to meet you guys. Hope you arrived home safely. Best regards Annette & Craig

Reviewed 13 June 2017

As a Durban Girl I am not used to the cold at night and don't automatically turn on a heater so an extra blanket would have been preferred. Other than that, our hosts were delightful and very accommodating.More

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Response from AnnetteThorne, Owner at The AnchorageResponded 15 June 2017

Dear Tandi thanks very much for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Yes, the nights are def. colder in winter here than in Durban. I am sorry to hear that you were cold. You were welcome to use the electric...More

Reviewed 5 June 2017

It was awesome stay at this little gem in Stilbaai. Home away for home, extremely comfortable and has everything you need. Surrounded by beautiful scenery is a bonus. Chris and Annette are awesome hosts They will definitely see us again.

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Response from AnnetteThorne, Owner at The AnchorageResponded 6 June 2017

Dear Candice and John thank you so much for the lovely review. Much appreciated. We are glad to hear that you had such a nice stay with us. We wish you all the best and hope to see you again soon. Best regards Annette

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Description
Five stylish bedrooms include quality king-size or twin beds, full bathrooms (free standing shower, bath etc), kitchenette (fully equipped with stove / oven, microwave, fridge, kettle, cutlery, crockery etc.) and ...More balcony / verandah with lovely views onto the river. Every unit has a Weber braai at its disposal. Please note: The satellite TV (including M-Net) is a shared one.The balcony and private verandahs invite guests to relax and enjoy the spectacular views and the tranquil surroundings. The sun sets behind the river and the hills which can be experienced from anywhere on the property. Why not have a swim in the river, or catch some fish or enjoy the scenery on one of our canoes?FacilitiesThe Anchorage is operated by a friendly German-South African couple - Annette and Craig Thorne - who have been in the hospitality industry for many years. You can choose between Self Catering or Bed and Breakfast accommodation and delicious breakfasts are served.A swimming pool with spacious outside area rounds up the beautiful setting. A comfortable lounge including a fire place was added in December 2012.The Anchorage is a perfect place to unwind and relax. Braai (barbecue) areas (ie Weber braai's) and canoes available. 9-hole golf course, scenic walks and river and sea fishing. Wir sprechen Deutsch. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Golf Course
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$ 56 - US$ 62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Stilbaai
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$ 56 - US$ 62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Stilbaai
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Room & Suite (9)
Pool & Beach (6)
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Gregor234
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Response from AnnetteThorne | Property representative |
Dear Gregor, thanks very much for your email. We are sorry to inform you that we are not able to accommodate you. Hope you come right. Kind regards Annette & Craig
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"All the rooms have a river view"
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"Upper rooms have better river views but all rooms are good."
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"Top rooms have better view of the river. Groundfloor rooms easier access to bbq if required"
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"Great views, nature"
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