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Bushey, Herts
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This B&B is situated directly on the beach at Jeffreys Bay. We were in room 3 which had a little veranda (not private) which overlooked the beach. There was direct access (a few steps) on to the beach. On the Beach Guesthouse could be great but it just lacked "the final touches". The entrance needs to be improved. On arrival...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We got in very late and only stayed for one night, so unfortunately we did not get to make the most of this cute place, but from what we experienced it was perfect. We had an ocean view family suite, it was clean and comfortable. The service we received was great and we even got late check out which was...

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Thank Alicia J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my third stay at this guesthouse and I would come here many more times, I absolutely love it! It literary is "on the beach", with spectacular views of the ocean. The rooms are stunning (except for the downstairs non-sea facing standard rooms, they're not too great), the staff super friendly, and the breakfast scrumptious! I love it so...

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although Jeffreys Bay is one of our favourite getaway destinations, this was our first visit to On the Beach. What a wonderful discovery! From luxurious comfort, to excellent service, exquisite breakfasts and breathtaking views, we lacked for nothing. They stayed true to their intention of wanting guests to feel at home. Nothing was too much trouble.

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MarnaViljoen, General Manager at On the Beach Guesthouse, B&B, Suites, responded to this review

Dear Ken9zaM2 Thank you so much for your positive review. Happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and hopefully we see you with every anniversary. Keep well

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a stunning room! Situated on the top floor with stunning views straight onto the beach! We wish we had a longer stay... was great vibes and the honesty bar served us well! We would recommend you spend the extra for the Penthouse Room as it add's great value to the stay! Thank you for having us*

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MarnaViljoen, General Manager at On the Beach Guesthouse, B&B, Suites, responded to this review

Dear alexandracU7142WY Thank you for your lovely review. Our Penthouse Room with the all round see view is surely one of a kind. Hope to accommodate you again soon again.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

perfect spot close to the famous tube only few minutes drive from town very good service excellent breakfast self service bar at low cost prices bbq available with outdoors tables will go back anytime car park on site

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MarnaViljoen, General Manager at On the Beach Guesthouse, B&B, Suites, responded to this review

Dear ThierrybP1244SN Thank you for review. All the best for 2017 and hope to see you again soon.

Karlskrona, Sweden
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Close to the beach, with great service, friendly staff, and good food (breakdast). We, four friends sharing two twin rooms, had a great stay. Although the town is rather dull if you don't surf, the On the beach guest house is a gem!

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MarnaViljoen, General Manager at On the Beach Guesthouse, B&B, Suites, responded to this review

Dear 103analenam, Thank you for your positive review. We are so proud of our establishment and always do our best to satisfy our guests. Kind Regards Marna Viljoen

Parys
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Ok, so yes, this is a business trip, the travel agency was requested to warn me that I would have no ocean view etc. Incidentally I had a sea view and it takes me 2 minutes to be on the beach, BUT 4 star luxury does not mean an ocean view. It means comfort and service delivery. It does not...

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Swansea Bay, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for our last night in South Africa. What an absolute delight! Fabulous views , gorgeous room with panoramic views of the beach. The facilities are so well thought out I cannot praise them enough- a travellers dream-plenty of accessible sockets, good 'products' for that last morning shower before flying home, comfortable bed with wonderful linen. Friendly hospitable staff...

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Gauteng, South Africa
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Our room faced on to the ocean and I could watch the waves crash on the beach lying on the bed. Even on the rainy morning, that was just bliss. Breakfast was indulgent, the staff was friendly and attentive, and we'd definitely go back if we had reason to be in town.

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
On The Beach Boutique Guesthouse and Suites in Jeffreys Bay offers a relaxed and refined atmosphere in which to enjoy the spectacular setting right on the beach. The classic design, elegant décor and harmonious ambience, combined with incredible views from most rooms, as well as the upstairs lounge, bar and outdoor verandahs, relaxes and rejuvenates and is ideal for business, pleasure - or both. We offer free use of our beach chairs, -umbrellas and -towels to our guests. Experience the magic of a sundowner barbeque right on the edge of the beach ... Braai/barbecue facilities and picnic tables are available in front of the guesthouse, either on the front lawn in the sculpted, indiginous garden leading down to the beach or on the sand lower down - obviously all with great views! The braai room is fully equipped with Weber braai's, tongs, cutlery, crockery and glasses to be used on wooden picnic tables outside. Perfectly located just 50 minutes from the Port Elizabeth International Airport. The accommodation features a Penthouse Room, 2 Deluxe Rooms, 2 Superior Rooms, a Luxury Room, a Standard Room and 2 Two-bedroom Suites. Most Units have direct beach access and breathtaking beach and ocean views. Reveling in the splendor of its location, the upstairs lounges, bar, dining area and balcony is a celebration of the magnificent backdrop of the Indian Ocean which makes for a picture perfect setting. The soothing sound of the rolling waves soon becomes a constant reminder of exactly where one has come to unwind and rejuvenate. Watch dolphins and surfers share the same waves and experience luxury in harmony with nature. Allow us to share our warm hospitality and world class service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about On the Beach Guesthouse, B&B, Suites

Address: 32 Waterkant Street | Wavecrest, Jeffreys Bay 6330, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Jeffreys Bay
Price Range: ₹ 5,525 - ₹ 15,688 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — On the Beach Guesthouse, B&B, Suites 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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“request 180 degree sea views (superior rooms)”
 of 5 bubbles Ken9zaM2, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Avoid standard rooms, no service after 17:00”
 of 5 bubbles hanroux, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“With a view and inside Bnb!”
 of 5 bubbles Fomc, 11 May 2015 | Read review
“Top floor if you can”
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“Any room with a sea view - not sure what the room numbers are. We stayed in no 3.”
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