NH Plettenberg Bay
Travel Blogs from Plettenberg Bay
Plettenberg Bay is another beach town. A very hilly one at that! Where we stayed was right at the top of a huge hill down to the beach. The place we stayed was..... Questionable....! But it's location was amazing right on the high street and the view from the balcony was great! The first few days we didn't do much as the weather turned and it was …
... grow on me.* We then got dropped off at the volunteer home which is really close to Monkeyland. To describe it as a house is extremely generous and it is much more similar to a caravan/trailer sort of thing which they’ve randomly decided to paint in the brightest colours imaginable, for example my room is bright orange with deep red curtains and yellow doors. Why they did this, I have no idea but it’s sort of nice when you get over the ...
... whale. We made it out on a short hike to the suspension bridge at the river mouth, and were lucky enough to catch a glimpse of some dolphins too! So nice we stayed an extra day! It rained a lot, perfect excuse to dip tea, read books and watch the ...
... guest house the noise from the neighbours started again, only this time we were kept awake until 3.30 in the morning and again woken up early morning.
For us this was just not acceptable so we checked out. The sad thing was that it has quite spoiled the whole area for us. Sometimes you just have a gut feeling about a place, we loved the surroundings but something just felt wrong, so we agreed to move on and booked a GH at St. Francis Bay which was originally not on our ...
We dropped Matthew off at midday and just drove on the garden route with no set place to stop for the night.
Plattenburg Bay stole our hearts but not the first place we priced to stay the night -
OK you had to go over a causeway to get to it - the building did look grand - the view grander but I wasn't dressed in a furstole early pm like some of the women there. The "cheap' quote I got would have stashed us in a broom cupboard in ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking