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The Sands at St Francis
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Reviewed 4 March 2013 via mobile

We stopped here for one night at the beginning of March. Due to hotel capacity we stayed up the road at Heath House.

We were greeted warmly at both the main Hotel and at HH, where Pam had made biscuits, which were immediately served with tea. The room we were shown to was massive, with an utterly sublime view across the Bay. Amazing.

The room was well appointed, clean and tastefully decorated. Pam was very kind and helpful and we were made to feel welcome.

Breakfast back down in the main hotel was good, fresh food, good coffee, friendly service. A tick in every box.

  • Stayed: March 2013
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Thank JohnRPearson
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Reviewed 3 March 2013

The location on the ocean is simply wonderful and you will never find more accommodating staff. Opening the sliding glass doors to the sound of the ocean right in front of you is incredible or eating your gourmet breakfast and looking out and counting the waves is a great experience..
My only regret is that we only spent one night at the hotel. Had we known we certainly would have booked longer.

  • Stayed: February 2013, travelled with friends
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Thank Shulamith M
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Reviewed 3 March 2013

Although small, the Sands at St Francis Bay was everything we had hoped for. An excellent room, beautifully furnished and equipped, looking out over the sea. Delicious food, very helpful staff, and amazing value for money. St Francis Bay is a lit tle gem - quiet, very pretty, with a wonderful beach. Brilliant!

  • Stayed: February 2013, travelled as a couple
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Thank Edward D
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Reviewed 2 March 2013

Just come back home from 2 nights stay at this fantastic hotel. Book yourelf a pool side room and look out over the Indian Ocean with uninterupted views, unbelievable and dream like. The restaurant/breakfast room gives panoramic ocean views from every table and the food is top notch. On top of all this it is hard to imagine a more friendly yet efficient staff and our room was not only spotless but also cleaned twice daily WOW

Room Tip: go for pool side every time
  • Stayed: February 2013, travelled as a couple
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Thank 583alan
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Reviewed 18 February 2013

We were only able to book two nights at the Sands which was a great shame as we loved the place. From the excellent sea view from our bedroom through the special meals and the freindly and efficient staff , this small hotel was everything we could have asked for. The only thing that disappointed us , was that the menu for dinner was the same for our two nights, even though we chose a different alternative each night. A memorable part of our trip.

Room Tip: Book early ,particularly for weekends.
  • Stayed: February 2013, travelled as a couple
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Thank David F
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