The Plettenberg Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Plettenberg Hotel Plettenberg Bay
This hotel is wonderfully perched overlooking the sea and has very nice accommodations.
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Travel Blogs from Plettenberg Bay
... pronounced Nice na) – an upmarket coastal resort - before taking the flat-bottomed ferry across Knysna Lagoon to Featherbed Nature Reserve on the Western Heads. The area used to be a harbour to large boats but Lloyds refuse to insure any vessel entering the harbour after 45 out of 350 boats sank trying to get through the treacherous heads. A truck with three trailers took us to the top of the heads, for a 2.2 km walk back down to ...
... game park. We arrived at a small town called Humansdorp where we rejoined the N2 south and got up to our cruising speed of 120km. There was very little traffic and the scenery of green mountains, reminiscent of the Alps, made it a nice sunny relaxing journey. That was until a 4x4 caught me up, so I pulled over into the wide hard shoulder to let him pass. (The protocol as we have discovered is to pull over if someone wants to pass, the ...
... fly tape hanging from the ceilings and banging screen doors. Instead we got an indoor bar, and a patio with a tremendous view and accommodation better than home. The evening meal was at a seaside restaurant; I had beef ribs and Rosamund ate tagliatelle with mussels.
With the patio door open we went to sleep with the sound of the distant waves rushing to the beach.
... even if he could catch them.
Dominik, the 'keeper’, then showed us how to feed the penguins, monkeys, servals, cheetahs and Duma the 'special' cheetah. The rest of the day consisted of odd jobs really. A local woman brought in a kitten who, frankly, looked like **** so we took it to the vet and left it with them to deal with. There is a tortoise that had been painted to ...
... feet from the edge. They wrapped a cushion around his ankles and then straps that the bungee would be attached to around the cushion in a cross like pattern. The actual bungee is made up of thousands of cylindrical rubber bands. So as they picked Lew up and shuffled him to the edge, the crew member that would attach the bungee peeled off a couple pieces of the rubber, threw them in the air, and just shrugged at Lew. Lew knew ...