The Sands @ St Francis

CEDARBERG RATING

Premier

PRICING FROM

$ 99 (Pps)

Overview

  • Luxury beach lodge in St Francis Bay
  • Deft mix of luxury with a relaxed beach feel
  • Cocktail Bay has a 300° degree view of the whole bay
  • Perfect stop en route to the malaria-free private game lodges of the Eastern Cape
  • Some of South Africa’s best waves at nearby Jeffreys Bay

The Sands @ St Francis lies right on the beach in the picturesque seaside village of St Francis Bay, a quiet little village known for its characteristic white-washed cottages with thatched roofs. It makes for a perfect relaxing beach stop for a couple of days en route from the Garden Route to the private game lodges in the Eastern Cape.

The Sands is a luxurious boutique hotel offering sweeping views of the majestic Indian Ocean and endless stretches of pristine sun-drenched beach. From the pool deck and garden you step right down onto the golden beach. The relaxed and informal atmosphere at The Sands @ St Francis is reflected in the African beach style décor. From the impressive glass entrance and sea views all-round to the inviting lounge, restaurant and bar, the ambience is one of relaxed comfort. The octagonal glass-fronted restaurant, with its impressive thatched roof, central fireplace and cocktail bar, has a panoramic view from its 300-degree vantage point.

Accommodation

Spacious bedrooms offer luxury and style, each opening onto a private deck overlooking the unspoilt beach below. Each is equipped with air-conditioning, minibar, tea/coffee facilities, hairdryer, television and safe. Generous bathrooms offer bathrobes, underfloor heating, separate shower, Jacuzzi bath tub and bidet with shutters which can open the bathroom to the rest of the room. Each room opens onto a private deck with awesome views of the beach and pool below. The honeymoon suite has a spa bath and outdoor shower on its deck where you can enjoy a glass of champagne or a sundowner watching a spectacular sunset.

Other facilities at the Sands @ St Francis include a second swimming pool, steam room and sauna. Nearby activities include lighthouse and port tours, country and beach walks, deep sea fishing, paddle-skiing, golf at the well-known St Francis golf course, horse riding and canal cruises through the picturesque village.

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Rooms

Luxury Double/Twin

Each of the guest house’s five luxuriously appointed en suite bedrooms also make the most of the addictive sea views, with large sliding doors and private decks strewn with comfy furniture. Once night falls, guests can sink into the glorious comfort of a steaming Jacuzzi bath before wrapping themselves in thick robes and enjoying the treat of a king sized bed, decked out in the finest Percale linen and topped with fluffy goose down duvets.

In-room amenities include:

Mini-bar and hospitality trays including mini Espresso Machine.
Air-conditioning and heating
Heated towel rails
Outdoor Showers (differs in some rooms)
Electronic Safe
Direct-dial telephone

 

Luxury Double

Each of the guest house’s five luxuriously appointed en suite bedrooms also make the most of the addictive sea views, with large sliding doors and private decks strewn with comfy furniture. Once night falls, guests can sink into the glorious comfort of a steaming Jacuzzi bath before wrapping themselves in thick robes and enjoying the treat of a king sized bed, decked out in the finest Percale linen and topped with fluffy goose down duvets.

In-room amenities include:

Mini-bar and hospitality trays including mini Espresso Machine.
Air-conditioning and heating
Heated towel rails
Outdoor Showers (differs in some rooms)
Electronic Safe
Direct-dial telephone

 

Includes

Dinner, Bed & Breakfast

Family Suitability

Accepts older children

Features