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Bitou River Lodge

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 108*
US$ 108*
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We love staying here: the setting of tranquility and beauty , the lovely accommodation and the best hostess on the Garden Route all add up to a great and renewing experience!I love sitting on the lawn enjoying the activity of the many birds swooping across the river.

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Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Bitou River Lodge is a real pleasure to lay down your hat for a few days. Rooms are good quality and open onto a garden with a river flowing gently by. Birds and monkeys also freely enjoy the hospitality of the Lodge's extensive garden. Only a short drive from Plettenberg Bay but the location is very tranquil and peaceful. Breakfasts...

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North West England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Every time, absolutely every time, we visit Plett we just HAVE to stay at Bitou River Lodge. I'm sure I'm not exaggerating when I say this must be our seventh or eighth time. It is such an idyllic and peaceful location overlooking the river a million miles away from the hurly burly of Plettenberg Bay itself but within easy striking...

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UK
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is a wonderful escape from the business of the Garden Route and is well placed for visiting Plett Bay and local attractions. The accommodation is stylish and beautifully situated overlooking the Bitou Rivee. Sue is the perfect host providing the most memorable breakfasts and attending her guests plans for local restaurant bookings and bbqs ion site, one of the...

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Sherwood, Maryland
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Bitou River Lodge was our favorite lodging in 3-week SA vacation. Rooms were great, grounds were beautiful, food and service were top notch. It's a refreshingly different option than staying closer to Plett beaches which can be easily visited.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Quiet location overlooking the river Great spacious room, super breakfast, friendly owner. Tremendous location for birding Good recommendations for restaurants Can't wait to return. Would recommend this B&B

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Set on the river with canoeing available free it was really nice It is an eco type house so go with an open mind - parts a little basic Really quiet place - sit and watch the birds on the river Def take your binoculars Food homemade and staff lovely

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Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

I was booked at Bitou River Lodge for overnight accommodation on a business trip. I was going to get there quite late so I called the place en-route to advise them of this. The response from Sue was really awesome. She really assisted me wonderfully and having mentioned I would be arriving late and leaving early, she took the effort...

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U.K.
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We had a wonderful stay in this quiet place. The birds and river setting make it a lovely place to stay. Our hosts were helpful and hospitable. Breakfast was magnificent. The use of canoe was an added bonus.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We loved this place last year and brought some friends along for our second visit. It's location just outside Plett is perfect for exploring along the coast to Storms River and beyond. There are 5 identical, good sized double rooms in a block adjoining the main house. Each bedroom is ensuite with an internal seating area and a patio door...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Watch the birds on the river from your bed. Explore the wetlands by canoe. Swim in the pool or at one of Plettenberg Bay's beautiful beaches. Enjoy traditional farmhouse breakfasts and hospitality at this Provencal-style guest house. Bitou River Lodge is both a destination in its own right and a central base for exploring the area - golf courses, forests, beaches, game farms, shops and restaurants are all just a ten-minute drive away. Sue speaks English, Afrikaans, French and some German. We welcome children who are 7 years and older. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bitou River Lodge

Address: off R340, 4.2km from the N2, east of Plettenberg Bay, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Plettenberg Bay
Price Range: ₹ 6,545 - ₹ 9,137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“All the rooms are wel, appointed with a similar view”
Jancar50, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms are good with outlook over the river”
SueM213, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All five rooms are located in a straight line, overlooking the river. All exactly the same facilities.”
113marymac, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All 5 rooms are the same and have a terrace and garden running down to the river.”
Tonbon55, 5 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are decent and clean so really doesnt matter which one you stay in.”
Rishibana, 11 Jan 2016 | Read review
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