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Dolphin Dunes Guesthouse

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Harpenden, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Dolphin Dunes for two nights and would have loved to have stayed longer. I thought the location was magnificent and it was great fun watching the Dolphins frolicking in the waves. The room was excellent with all mod cons and a whirlpool bath! There was a very good kitchen area which is what you need when staying...

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Grahamstown, South Africa
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. The room was a great size and beautifully appointed. It is always helpful to have a small kitchen area when you stay in a B&B. It was really wonderful being able to see the dolphins frolicking in the waves right outside the bedrooms. The breakfast Muesli was fantastic, a complete meal on its own....

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Somerset West, South Africa
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We very enjoyed the 3 Nights in Dolphin Dunes, specially we had 2 Bedrooms and 2 Bathrooms for us (4 Persons), with the additional Advantage for Self-Catering and sitting outside. The hot and cold Breakfast was also very delicious and we had every Day a goog start.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We just had a night here, and it was excellent. We were warmly welcomed, and shown to our garden room, which was very pleasant. Breakfast was good, well served and plentiful. Good access to the beach via a wooden walkway and steps.

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Thank KnightyatNo5
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2017

This is a rather special place overlooking a huge beach. One is lulled to sleep by the sound of the surf. It's important to book one of the rooms with the view, rather than the rooms at the back, although the latter are perfectly comfortable. Breakfast is freshly prepared by the friendly staff and of excellent quality. I had some...

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Thank Robert L
Muenster, Germany
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Stunning views every day, Dolphins hunting just in front of the lodge at the beach, swimming in warm clear waters. Breakfast orders were served in speedy manner. Owners Mathilda and André very helpful and flexibel.

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Thank farina2017
Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We enjoyed our stay at Dolphin Dunes very much. Andre and Mathilda were very kind and helped in booking our tandem paragliding. They also recommended a walk through the forest to a waterfall, which we did (3 hours). We liked the view from our room to the ocean! Breakfast service was very friendly and breakfast was good.

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Thank 174wolfgang
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

A small and quaint guest house close to all that's needed to rest, relax and recover - rooms were clean, comfortable and well equipped and owners and staff responsive and friendly - excellent location to beach, restaurants and adventure...

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Thank Neville C
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Situated on the top of the dunes, peaceful with stunning views. Room very specious with huge kitchenette attached to it. Private stairs leading all the way down to the beach. Place is so relaxing that I wish I could have stayed a bit longer. Breakfast cooked to order although I would prefer to have small continental breakfast as an addition...

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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We had a large self catering apartment which was good. The owner was helpful - sorted out a problem with the tv rapidly, An aircon would have been a plus as it did get quite humid. Lots of nice restaurants close but not really walking distance (and theres only one taxi in Wilderness).

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  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled on golden sand dunes, overlooking the unspoilt beaches of Wilderness, lies Dolphin Dunes - a charming beachfront guesthouse with luxurious and tasteful guest accommodation. Our casually elegant home is wonderfully comfortable. Relax on the sea facing sundeck and watch dolphins at play in the surf, take a stroll along the endless unspoilt beaches and forest, go canoeing on the lagoon. Come and enjoy the natural splendour of Wilderness - the Garden Route at its most captivating. Once you visit Dolphin Dunes, you'll find it very hard to leave¦ ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dolphin Dunes Guesthouse

Address: Buxton Close, Wilderness 6529, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Wilderness
Price Range: ₹ 3,874 - ₹ 7,298 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Dolphin Dunes Guesthouse 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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“Ocean facing rooms near the dining room have better wifi”
PJ03, 23 May 2017 | Read review
“there were beach view rooms, but we wanted three together. Wifi may be stronger in main building”
F8547PQhelenl, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Request a sea facing room”
monty781, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The best view is from room 4”
HorstRiven, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“choose the see view room”
Kvolkova, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
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