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    Big Skies Guesthouse

    53 Berg Road, Gordon's Bay 7140, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent72%
    • Very good26%
    • Average2%
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    Breakfast Available
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    A warm welcome from Tracey upon our arrival. Nice and comfortable room which was serviced daily. A good quality breakfast every morning. Nothing was too much trouble for either Tracey or Peter during our stay. Would definately stay there again and recommend BIG SKIES to...More

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Everything was perfect; excellent location, not far from Strand, clean and well maintained. Friendly and great service with tasty breakfast, thanks to the ladies. Definitely come back. Highly recommended!

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    Reviewed 15 October 2017

    We were at Big Skies for just an overnight stay. The family room with the bunk beds was just perfect for us. Breakfast was amazing and the place is in walking distance to restaurants too. The bathroom was clean and everything in the room was...More

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    Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

    Stayed at Big Skies just for 1 night but we were greatly impressed. We had the family room with 2 bunks beds plus a queen bed; perfect size room for all 5 of us. Breakfast was good...a combination of cereals, fruit and yoghurt then a...More

    Thank Haba01
    Reviewed 3 October 2017

    Friendly and Professional Reception, although we've booked and paid for 2 rooms, 4 of us were shown to one room, but that was sorted out immediately. Clean rooms with nice bedding and towels and all the amenities one would like. We've received good service in...More

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    Coopmanhuijs Boutique Hotel & Spa
    830 reviews
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    15.3 mi
     
    Spier Hotel
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    Gordon's Beach Lodge
    222 reviews
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    0.5 mi
     
    Krystal Beach Hotel
    180 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Gordon&#39;s Bay
    0.9 mi
     
    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Laundry Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$55 - US$67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Cape Town >
    • Gordon's Bay
    • Also Known As
    • Big Skies Guesthouse South Africa/Western Cape
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    31 July 2017|
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    Response from Chrisgimson | Reviewed this property |
    We don't smoke so the topic was never discussed however no one smoked in our presence so I am thinking probably not
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