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Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 11 November 2015

Although we had quite rainy days we enjoyed our stay at the Brenton Beach House. The room was spacious (and had a heater which we needed due to the weather) and the beach is beautiful. Lovely breakfast (french omelette :-)) and a caring host who gave us some good advice concerning acitivities and places to see. Thank you Mister D.!

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Derrick C, Owner at Brenton Beach House, responded to this review

It is always good to see that our guests leave here HAPPY with their stay. We could not do anything about the weather. Sorry. Mr D Oh, go to you tube and see our new video

Bergen, Norway
Reviewed 2 November 2015

Small and very personal guesthouse, with good service, nice rooms, near the sea. Remember to ask for a room with sea view, if possible. But you will be fine with one of the rooms facing to the backyard as well. It is a good idea to book in advance, as the owner tell us that this place is often fully...

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Derrick C, Owner at Brenton Beach House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the advise you have made known to future guests. Our brand new video is now live on u-tube and also on our web site

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 30 October 2015

After booking online for the wrong dates Derek sorted us out without any hassles. We got 2 rooms, both of which were very large, well appointed and very comfy. They had a small kitchenette and large bathroom, Easy access onto Brenton beach, Lake Brenton and into Knysna. Owner is a really nice guy, very friendly and accommodating. Only downside was...

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Herford, Germany
Reviewed 20 October 2015

Dear Derrick, thanks for the wonderfull time at your Beach House. Your private made breakfast was perfect, the location of your house, so close to the beach, also. The family appartment was OK, but next time we will book the wonderfull upstairs rooms.

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Derrick C, Owner at Brenton Beach House, responded to this review

Roland, it was our pleasure to have you stay with us. Yes, the ocean view suite is perfect for a couple. We hope to see you again one day. Kind regards Derrick

Lewes, Delaware
Reviewed 12 October 2015

Derrick was a wonderful host. Gave us great advice on the local community, and where to eat. Unfortunately, we had only had one night , so were not able to really explore the area, but it was a safe community, and very relaxing.

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 8 October 2015

My daughter and i had the pleasure of staying here for three days during the school holidays, I cannot thank Joan and her husband enough for looking after us so well. Everything was perfect, and Maddie love the scrambled egg sandwiches for the trip back!!!

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Derrick C, Owner at Brenton Beach House, responded to this review

Glad to hear you are back home Rob. What a long drive. Enjoy the season coming. Was a pleasure having you stay with us.

East Grinstead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

Well we arrived after a five hour drive from Hermanus in the pouring rain by Derrick who showed us to our wonderful room and assured us we would wake up to sunshine. Well he was right and what a view over the ocean. Nothing was too much trouble and breakfasts were gorgeous. A lovely area to stay and we will...

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Derrick C, Owner at Brenton Beach House, responded to this review

You are so right Suzan, this is heaven. I tell myself each morning how privileged we are to be able to live here all year round. Next time, Ill show you the different golf courses to play.

Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

The guesthouse is really perfectly mananged and maintained, the room was excellent, huge, has a big bathroom, even DVD player and the owner is very nice. The location is great as well but the house has only one room with sea view. If the view is not important for you and you don't mind a drive to Knysna this will...

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Derrick C, Owner at Brenton Beach House, responded to this review

While we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. There is only one ocean view suite and regret that. The architecture of the building is such and we cannot do much about it. There are no less than 5 good restaurants close by without having to travel to Knysna. Thank you for your comments.

South Africa
Reviewed 26 September 2015

We spent a night at Brenton Beach House.Our room was see facing with all the beautiful view of the garden and tranquil area surrounding the house. The veranda surrounded the room and it was spacious and beautiful to sit out there and relax, listening to the birds singing. The room had everything the savvy traveler would appreciate-self catering facilities,spacious bathroom...

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Bogota, Colombia
Reviewed 16 September 2015

We had the best room with ocean view. The place is very tidy, the breakfast is excellent and the service provided by Derrick is outstanding and very friendly. We really enjoyed our staying there. The only negative comment is regarding the choices of restaurant nearby, although what exist is of very good standard.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are situated just 5min walk away from the 6km long Brenton beach which has had Blue Flag status for the past 3 years. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Brenton Beach House

Address: 116 Watsonia Avenue, Brenton-on-Sea, Knysna 6571, South Africa (Formerly J&C's Beach House)
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna > Brenton-on-Sea
Price Range: ₹ 5,052 - ₹ 8,193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Brenton Beach House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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