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Whale's Way Ocean Retreat

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Reviewed 31 July 2007

We arrived at Whales Way after travelling from Cape Town, and from the moment we arrived were warmly welcomed by Tim and Ali. As it was our honeymoon we chose to stay in the Ocean penthouse, which was pure luxury and had spectacular views of the ocean and mountains. It was the little touches that really made the stay, a...

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Reviewed 7 March 2007

We only had a brief stay at Whale's Way, but from the moment we arrived when we were straight into the warm jacuzzi, drinking wine with Tim and Ali, to the end of the stay when our children cried on leaving - we felt the magic - their strapline. The location is breathtaking, the hospitality superb, the rooms oustanding and...

3Thank monferrato
Reviewed 13 January 2007

An exceptional establishment that offered superb personal touches to make our stay over the Xmas period so enjoyable. Ali and Tim worked so hard, along with the rest of their team, to make our 9 day stay truly memorable. The safe and quiet location offers spectacular views and the accomodation is of the highest standard throughout. The breakfasts were delicious...

1Thank LESLEY&ANDYHampshire
Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 December 2006

this must be the most perfect location I have ever had the pleasure of visiting. we stayed in the ocean suite and it was truely "magic". In addition to the perfect setting and wonderful accomodation, it was the lilttle things which made this an unforgettable stay - the prebooked table in a resturant for our first night (palms - great...

1Thank wanderluste
Tilford, England
Reviewed 27 November 2006

We enjoyed a fabulous week at Whales Way. The house & views are stunning & photos really don't do it justice. We stayed in the Ocean suite which is Huge & absolutely beautiful. We watched dolphins playing in the waves from our balcony during the day & were lulled to sleep at night by the sound of the waves on...

1Thank Life_Girl
Reviewed 20 November 2006

Highly recommended - a definite five stars. Tim & Ali are natural hosts and make you feel at home the moment you arrive. The rooms are wonderful and have been beautifully and carefully decorated down to every little detail - including the basket with beach towels and plastic wine glasses to take to the beach or to simply enjoy in...

2Thank tedrux
Los Angeles
Reviewed 27 October 2006

We had an incredible stay at a Whale's Way!! Our only regret is that we could not stay longer. Ali & Tim were great hosts and we wish them all the best! Thank you for such a memorable time! I would highly recommend staying at whale's way. The views, the sound of the ocean crashing while you sleep, and the...

2Thank sevenson

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Whale's Way is a stunning ocean-front retreat where you feel at home from the moment you arrive. Enjoy the spectacular ocean and mountain views and watch whales and dolphins from your bedroom. Most of the rooms have ocean views, TV, DVD and CD player. The style is light and open-plan with a natural elegance. The Penthouse rooms are particularly luxurious and decadent, perfect for those who appreciate the best of everything. Relax in the jacuzzi overlooking the Indian Ocean, walk along the deserted beach, enjoy a breathtaking sunset and be lulled to sleep by the sound of the waves. Many fine golf courses nearby. Close proximity to activities such as canoeing, paragliding, horse riding and more. Award-winning restaurants close by. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Whale's Way Ocean Retreat

Address: 858 6th Avenue, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Wilderness
Price Range: ₹ 4,706 - ₹ 13,848 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Whale's Way Ocean Retreat 3.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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“the penthouse suites with surperb views are highly recommended”
 of 5 bubbles lavue15, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The top floor rooms are more expensive, but they have the best views and are really lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles car0liney0ung, 29 Mar 2016 | Read review
“take a room with the view on the ocean!”
 of 5 bubbles alainandannemarie, 14 Mar 2016 | Read review
“There was nothing wrong with the rooms. Everything was clean and ready for your arrival.”
 of 5 bubbles jeffgO8789XW, 1 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Both suites have flight of outside stairs, so not suitable for anyone with mobility problem. There are three rooms on the main level.”
 of 5 bubbles 113marymac, 26 Oct 2015 | Read review
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