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Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 26 June 2014

We loved this B & B. Wonderful cozy rooms. This had the best breakfast of all of our B&B stays. The owners helped us find activities in the area, and advised us on wildlife as well. The price was incredibly reasonable.

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East London, South Africa
Reviewed 22 June 2014

I'll recommend this venue to anyone looking for a cut above the rest. The breakfast was excellent, the rooms were in a good condition and had all the necessary facilities. Of the best in Plettenberg Bay!

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ThandaVista, Owner at Thanda Vista, responded to this review

Dear Dr Ian We are delighted to learn how much you enjoyed your stay here at Thanda Vista. Please come again and next time I would like a ride on that fantastic motorbike you have. JP

Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 14 June 2014

Other places may have larger rooms, but rarely have we had an overall better experience. The proprietors were wonderful, making sure that every detail was taken care of. We had interesting conversation, and they gave us excellent restaurant and siteseeing recommendations. The bed was very large and comfy (trade-off for making the room seem small), and the breakfast was varied,...

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ThandaVista, Owner at Thanda Vista, responded to this review

Dear Robert Many thanks for staying at Thanda Vista and we appreciate your positive response to your stay here. We always strive to do the best for our guests and if they enjoyed their stay we enjoy what we are doing. Please come back again and tell your friends about Thanda Vista! Kind regards. JP and Petro

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 May 2014

When we were there the owners were away but they had employed a married couple as locum managers. Nothing was too much trouble for them. Breakfast was cooked to our requirements and they were invariably cheerful. The room was a good size and there was a splendid bathroom with separate shower. It is only a few hundred yards from the...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 17 April 2014

Definately recommed this lovely guest house. Very central, excellant and friendly service and rooms were very comfortable. the owners are lovely and very accomodating. Will be sure to book there again on my next business trip.

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ThandaVista, Owner at Thanda Vista, responded to this review

Dear Michelle Many thanks for staying at Thanda Vista and we are very grateful to now that you enjoyed your stay here. We always try our best to to satisfy the needs of our guests! Regards JP and Petro

Cologne
Reviewed 7 April 2014

We really enjoyed our stay at Thanda Vista. The hosts are really caring and pay attention to the needs of their guests, e.g. recommending suitable activities in the proximity of Plettenberg Bay. We would definitely recommend this guesthouse.

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ThandaVista, Owner at Thanda Vista, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review. We take a lot of pleasure out of knowing our guests appreciate what we do for them. Kind regards and again thank you! JP and Petro

Kfar Saba, Israel
Reviewed 17 March 2014

The level of service, care and warm hospitality at Thanda Vista are unsurpassed. The hosts do everything possible to make your stay a wonderful experience. The location is perfect and the view is breathtaking!

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Dear Ian and Family It was our pleasure to have you as our guests and to make sure that you were cared for and enjoy yourselves. Many thanks for staying at Thanda Vista. See you next time. Kind regards JP and Petro

Stuttgart, Germany
Reviewed 3 March 2014

We have been surprised of the excellent service and kindness of the owners.The accomodation was very clean and first class, especially the bathroom. The owners were very attentive and did their best to make us our staying comfortable. The breakfeast was one of the best we experienced in South Africa.

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ThandaVista, Owner at Thanda Vista, responded to this review

Dear Margit A belated reply but we appreciated you staying at Thanda Vista en that you had a good time. Many thanks and please come back again! Regards JP and Petro

London
Reviewed 27 February 2014

The actual hosts were away the one night we stayed but the people looking after the B&B were great. The room was lovely,breakfast was fantastic and a lovely view of the beach. Great restaurant recommendations too.

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Camberley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 February 2014

Excellent run guest house ,such personal service you would never, experience in a 4star hotel. Breakfast cooked to your personal liking, bedroom /bathroom to modern high specification. Petro & JP made you feel very special

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ThandaVista, Manager at Thanda Vista, responded to this review

Thanks and it gives us great satisfaction to know that our guests appreciate the effort we put into making their stay a memorable one!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Thanda Vista is a Bed and Breakfast establishment, just minutes away from the white sandy beaches of Plettenberg Bay situated on South Africa’s Garden Route coast.Intimate, exclusive and private Thanda Vista offers 5 luxury en-suite bedrooms ( all with air-con, DSTV, bar fridge, mini safe, tea/coffee making facilities, etc. There is also a guest lounge with library, music centre and desk-top computer (with free Wi-Fi broadband internet access); a breakfast room with magnificent views of the Bay; roof-top terrace for fantastic whale watching; and on-site parking. Your hosts, long-time Plett residents JP and Petro van der Walt welcome you to Thanda Vista and they promise that, with their intimate knowledge of the area, you'll find there's so much to do you'll want to stay forever. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thanda Vista

Address: 8 Susan Street, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Plettenberg Bay
Price Range: $122 - $185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Thanda Vista 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“All rooms are very comfortable but the sea view rooms with patio access would be my first choice . Also provide a large spacious guest lounge so that you have more than just your room to use.”
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“The area is suburban quiet so all rooms will be quiet.”
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