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Robertson, Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Our only regret was that our stay was too short! We booked for one night because we had to attend a wedding nearby, but we had such a nice room and comfortable bed with everything there that we needed, that we really wished we could have made it a holiday stay. Thanks to a charming landlady who served an excellent...

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Reims, France
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Very warm and friendly welcome. My room was spacious, very cosy and decorated with taste with a beautiful view on the ocean. Just a few meters by walk from the departure of the great white shark tours. Definitely a recommended adress. Gregory ( France )

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San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

We just stayed one night, but the place was wonderful. The room was large and a big bath and tub. It was I great condition. The breakfast was good and a very relaxed atmosphere. Renee was very helpful with information about things to do.

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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 15 January 2017

A very cosy and welcoming atmosphere. Huge rooms and with good facilities. Excellent kitchen and bathrooms. Close to the ocean and a restaurant nearby. Perfect fpr shark diving - the companies arranging this is nearby.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Cannot describe how wonderful and helpful host Rene was even meeting us when we couldn't find the guest house. The bedrooms are lovely and spacious with views of the harbour from upstairs balcony. I booked a shark trip for the following morning which was cancelled due to bad weather, however Rene book me on a trip off her own accord...

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Keerbergen, Belgium
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Great staff - best location ever, close to harbor for shark cage diving excursions - very good and inexpensive restaurant across the street - room with view to the ocean, very clean and very well equipped - will be back for sure

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La Possession, Reunion Island
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Rene welcomed us very warmly,,she kindly helped us to organize our short stay ,telling us which places (beaches , parks,museum, restaurant ) we could go. Her confotable guesthouse is ideally located near the departure of shark cage divng companies. Thanks again

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Zwingenberg, Germany
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Great view on bay, huge rooms, very friendly staff. Kind ambiance. Self catering welcome. Only few steps to white shark house. During our stay orphaned penguines were released in the bay. Nice beaches nearby.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We had a fabulous stay at the White Shark Guest House, Rene was fantastic, warm and very welcoming and could not do enough for us. Our room and view was superb with our own private terrace Our first visit but certainly not our last. The room was beautifully furnished with great facilities and a Jacuzzi bath. Neale & Nicki

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Reviewed 3 January 2017

Great spot to stay in Gansbaai. Rene is a fantastic host. Stayed one night before our shark dive Dec 2016. Very clean, comfortable and safe. Has a great restaurant across the street. Within a 2 minute walk to the harbour for the cages dives. Has a lounge for everyone with an honour system for beverages. Large kitchen available.

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Featuring views of the Atlantic Ocean, White Shark Guest House is located in Kleinbaai/Gansbaai, 400 metres from the harbour where shark cage diving and whale watching takes place. It offers elegant rooms, a large living room, and free WiFi throughout the property. Each room at White Shark Guest House is decorated in a mix between rustic and contemporary, including exposed brick walls and modern furniture. They all offer a private bathroom, and some come with a private deck and spa bath. Breakfast is served every morning on the deck overlooking the ocean. Dining options are available upon request, and guests have access to a communal kitchen and BBQ facilities. Activities like shark cage diving and whale watching can be arrange on behalf of guests. A nine hole golf course and the African Penguin & Seabird Sanctuary is 1 km away, while Walker Bay Nature Reserve is 15 km away. The property is 155 km from Cape Town International Airport and a shuttle service can be organized upon request. ... more   less 

Additional Information about White Shark Guest House

Address: 2 Geelbek Street | Van Dyk's Bay, Gansbaai 7220, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Gansbaai
Price Range: £58 - £129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — White Shark Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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