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Whale's Way Ocean Retreat

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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
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“jacuzzi bath”(5 reviews)
“b b”(16 reviews)
“stunning room”(2 reviews)
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Breakfast included
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

I would recommend this bread and breakfast, it’s got a great view and it’s cozy! The breakfast was also top notch and the people that work at location are excellent/very professional. You will be about a 5 min drive from downtown wilderness and I will...More

Thank kambouroff
Reviewed 22 December 2017

We arrived at the beautiful Whales Way which overlooks the ocean where we saw dolphins everyday. After checking into the smallest room (which was lovely) Anina-the new manager, upgraded us to the honeymoon suite. What a gorgeous room. Views for miles, huge comfy bed, couches...More

Thank katemeintjes1987
Reviewed 5 December 2017

We received a warm and very kind welcome from Christa! She helped us get settled in quickly as it was late and we were very tired. The room was absolutely clean and spacious. The breakfast was made with love, so we can only recommend to...More

Thank laurabecker2017
Reviewed 16 November 2017

What an absolute joy to stay over. The rooms are fantastic the whole atmosphere is calm, clean and relaxing. The staff are friendly and no request too big or too small.The venue offered everything I needed during a business trip.I checked in after hours and...More

Thank happycamper20142017
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

We stayed for 3 nights in the Ocean Suite. It is a very large room and beautifully situated with stunning views of the ocean. However, the lack of any expenditure on the room, for possibly many years is all too obvious. The shower cubicle is...More

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Joe M
13 July 2015|
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Dear Joe, there were indeed a few incidents of overbooking in the past, I believe. However, we have been under new management for a year now and our booking system is running smoothly. Please feel free to contact us... More
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"All rooms. Garden room has no sea view"
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"The Suites are nice, but I wouldn't come back"
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"Ocean suite looks good in the picture. Sky suite was awful. For beach room read other reviews."
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"Probably the higher floor"
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