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Crawford's Beach Lodge

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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We had a fantastic stay at Crawford's. The staff were friendly and helpful and the location is perfect. The access to the beach made all the difference, and what a beatiful beach it was. The food is delicious and the choice beyond our expectations, and very good value. We were so pleased we had chosen to stay at Crawford's. I...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We spent 5 nights at Crawford's the hotel is very nice the location is amazing. The reception staff was excellent the rooms are nice and spacious needs a bit of updating however taking in consideration the vipe it was perfect. The Staff in general was good One Big negative for me was the food for a 4 star establishment it...

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Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you struggle to get into Umngazi, never fear. Crawfords Beach Lodge is a twin. What a great place to relax and enjoy the great hospitality with your family. Unspoilt beaches and amazing food on offer.

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

You feel immediately welcome when you arrive at reception as all the staff are friendly and helpful. You may even be greeted by the resident cat or dogs. The rooms are reasonably spacious and comfortable and the food is very good. The are lovely sea views and you can fall asleep at night listening to the waves on the shore....

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East London
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely family holiday destination. good service and children well catered for a stone throw from East London excellent view,s positioned right on the beach but you should not have to write a review of 200 min characters

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Trowbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first South African holiday and we chose Crawford's after a farm stay in the Karoo and a safari. It was a wonderful relaxing stay in a beautiful spot - family feel, well run and friendly, good food and nice rooms, wonderful hearing the sea and enjoying the beach. Great pool and lovely setting. We will go back...

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Michigan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for one night before beginning a Wild Coast hike. We were warmly welcomed and helped when we arrived and guest service is a priority here at Crawford's. The location on the beach is beautiful and the restaurant food and service is excellent. The rooms are somewhat rustic but clean and a coffee/tea service is provided. We are...

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East London
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food and service was top class . The lodge was immaculate and clean . Nothing out of place at all . Cant find a fault except for the fact that the food is so good , you eat too much . Brilliant , the best .

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East London
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service was splendid. The Dolphin room was pleasant with a marvelous view. The bathroom was a tad small, it would have been better to have a full shower than a shower in the bath. The location was great, although we missed the sign on the N2 to turn off because we arrived after dark. The food was spectacular, especially...

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Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in the end Dolphin room that had views from 2 sides over the beach and sea. This is a superb location. We are travelling around South Africa and had been busy with full on safari trips so this was a lovely place to relax, chill out and have a good walk along the beach. The food in the...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Crawford's Beach Lodge offers barefoot luxury and elegant thatched accommodation for the most discerning of traveller and conference organizer, who is looking for fun, sun and relaxation. Crawford's Beach Lodge is nestled in the middle of the beautiful Chintsa Bay on the Wild Coast, surrounded by rolling hills, lush tropical beach forests and the warm Indian Ocean. The perfect venue for your honeymoon or even for the more adventurous, wanting to explore the many beautiful treasures the Wild Coast has to offer. Our location is also a malaria free area. We are approximately 42km from East London, the surfside city famous for its Nahoon Reef. Treat yourself and the special person in your life to a romantic getaway. We also offer Spa Treatments at our Senses Spa, with a great ocean view. Stay in a luxury thatched rooms, relax on the deck while you sip on champagne watching the sun go down over the shimmering ocean. Come and share our slice of paradise! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Crawford's Beach Lodge

Address: 42 Steenbras Drive | Chintsa East, Chintsa 5275, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Chintsa
Price Range: $175 - $326 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Crawford's Beach Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 40
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“a sea front room is best”
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“Dolphin rooms have fantastic views.”
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