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Reviewed 19 August 2014

Amazing escape for our family. We took three room and every day, meal, room was perfect. European feel and style. Stunning beach. Better food than the finest of my home in New York. Caring staff led by owner / host / head chef Guido. This is something truly unique that you cannot miss.

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DAYSATSEA, Owner at Days At Sea Beach Lodge, responded to this review

We enjoyed having you and your family as our guests and of course we are very grateful for your kind compliments. Thank you for bringing so much joy to our lodge. Our staff sends kind regards and the kitchen feels over- rated :-) But we try our best to make our guests happy and most of the time it works....

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 7 June 2014

Our stay at Days at Sea was nothing short of a dream. The style, art, decor, attention to detail, the love, passion and pleasure that Guido and Annette have infused in this secluded boutique lodge are unparalelled. I recommend a lengthy stay. Relax, and let your hosts take care of everything. Really really magnificent. Thank you! Giuseppe & Claire Soffietti

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DAYSATSEA, Owner at Days At Sea Beach Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Claire and Guiseppe, thank you for the kind words. It was a pleasure hosting you at DAYS AT SEA. You definitely understood the philosophy behind it and that time becomes a gift when you stay at our place to recover both- body and soul. We sincerely hope to see you back again soon. Best regards from the whole team!

Leonberg, Germany
Reviewed 15 April 2014

We, two couples, had three wonderful days and nights in days at sea. And while our partners were golfing, we had the chance to get some beauty- treatement and massages- hmmmmmmm, feels like heaven. Super breakfast, lunch(on our order we got some small dishes) and excellent dinner. I am vegetarien, they took care!!!! Specials for me - not a problem.

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DAYSATSEA, Owner at Days At Sea Beach Lodge, responded to this review

Great that you took the time to write this nice review. The whole DAS team is proud and grateful for your support. We hope to see you back again soon!

Somerset West, South Africa
Reviewed 11 April 2014

We had a wonderful stay at Days at Sea in Trafalgar SA !! The location is great, with a full view of the Ocean from our terrace and to the pool in the garden. We loved the interior of the rooms and public area's. Simply beautiful with great staff, a elicious breakfast and superb diner, for sure 5 stars.

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DAYSATSEA, Owner at Days At Sea Beach Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write this review. It is a pleasure to have guests like you who understand the philosophy of Days At Sea. We hope to welcome you again soon. Our team will always try to make your stay unforgettable.

Alassio, Italy
Reviewed 24 March 2014

I spent some days with my mother at this beautiful place and we both enjoyed it so much. The view is fantastico and the food as well. We were happy with the Service also and we found the rooms extraordinairy.

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DAYSATSEA, Owner at Days At Sea Beach Lodge, responded to this review

The whole team is very happy about your nice words. We heard that you booked again and we all will try to make your stay a wonderful one again.

Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 23 March 2014

My wife and I have just returned from a 2 night stay here. After browsing through many pictures and seeing the 5 star grading we thought this would be the perfect place for us as we enjoy the finer things in life. This lodge did not meet any of our expectations and was disappointing to say the least. We requested...

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DAYSATSEA, Owner at Days At Sea Beach Lodge, responded to this review

We are very sorry that you apparently did not enjoy your stay because your breakfast was not prepared in time. You are right: you wanted to have your breakfast at 6.30 am, you left the Lodge though at 6.00 am triggering the alarm. A whole team was ready at 6.10 am to serve the breakfast for you when they found...

Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 March 2014

This place could e fabulous, but feel in need of a little refurb, the food in the evening was great and the wine list good, however our room was not, we had a fab terrace and view but that was where it ended, the room was damp, humid needed a complete change of furnishing, get rid of the fabrics and...

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DAYSATSEA, Owner at Days At Sea Beach Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking your time to review your stay. We appreciate that you liked the location and the views, the dinners and wines and the "public" areas. Your critical remarks about the rooms will be followed up by ourselves in detail. But I must put some points right. It was never my intention to build a "chic" place. DAS...

Reviewed 27 January 2014

My wife and I have once again spent a beautiful break enjoying the elegance of this lovely resort. The attention to detail and the excellent wine selection makes it a pleasure. Combined with all the stunning golf courses in the area, this is one of our favorite stops and were very glad to once again be welcomed as friends and...

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DAYSATSEA, Owner at Days At Sea Beach Lodge, responded to this review

We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay so much. Please come back soon ! Best regards from the whole team of Days At Sea.

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 10 January 2014

The hotels view and location is beautiful and very private. We found the dining room staff very friendly and had exceptional appreciation for small details. . The hotels menu and wine selection is superb. The hotel management was very professional and did do effort to accommodate us. Despite the plus points we had the following bad experiences; - Our room...

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DAYSATSEA, Owner at Days At Sea Beach Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and for describing the Lodge's view and location so nicely. It is also good to hear that you loved the dining experience at Days At Sea. Regarding your critic points let me please make some remarks. DAS does not accept children under the age of 14 years of age. The guests who stayed above you...

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 1 January 2014

We arrived at Days at Sea exhausted and met with the most generous and warm welcome over the intercom. That warmness was continued from our reception and throughout our stay. All the staff are attentive from Monita who received us to Prudence, Patience, Patrica and Nakita who made sure we were given the time and space to relax and enjoy...

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"A Gift of Time and Caring"- what a fitting headline of your wonderful review. For us as the owners it is like a small award for what we are teaching the team since many years and we want to make sure that everybody performs with this natural smile and personal charm. Most of our guests stay the whole day at...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Days at Sea. Entrance to a vision. Days At Sea is a place of luxury, privacy and peace. We are proud to have a platinum awarded wine cellar by Diners International, a private French style restaurant as well as a Chill Out Lounge with Cafe Del Mar Music for your sundowner. Days At Sea has been rated 9 to 10 by British Airways Horizon Magazine and is published in the Hideaways Hotels Klocke 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 ,2013,2014 and 2015 as one of the 100 most beautiful hideaway hotels of the world. It is a place full of art and lifestyle. ... more   less 

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Address: 39 Effingham Parade, Trafalgar 4275, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Trafalgar
Price Range: ₹ 12,419 - ₹ 58,611 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Days At Sea Beach Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 6
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