African Oceans - Manor on the Beach
Inspired by the rhythmic waves rolling onto the golden sand and the majestic Outeniqua Mountains, African Oceans echoes perfection.
The exceptional treatment, the unique and thoughtful touches, the luxury and comfort all add to the enticement of returning again and again. With superb staff and individual attention one should not pass through Mossel Bay without stopping by for a visit.
Our rooms offer relaxation equipped with television, air conditioning, mini bar, coffee and tea facilities as well as private balconies/patios. We invite you to enjoy a cocktail on our pool deck overlooking the bay and the breathtaking Indian Ocean.
Nearby activities, among others include elephant rides or a picnic with tame elephants, shark diving, game drives and top golf courses.
African Oceans is a TGCSA 5 Star Guesthouse, has an AA Quality Assurance rating of Superior, and has been rated 5 star on TripAdvisor reviews with a certificate of excellence for 2013, 2014 and 2015.
New edition to African Oceans Manor is our spectacular African Oceans Villa on the beach with oceans views from the private balconies.
This exclusive beach front villa offers 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, lounges, fully equipped kitchen, study, bar, pool table , swimming pool and 3 garages.
Accommodation at African Oceans - Manor on the Beach:
Superior Suite 1:
Suite 1 is our luxury duplex unit, with either a B&B OR self-catering option. Enjoy the privacy of your own garden entrance to the beachfront. The unit is decorated with style and refined comforts. The suite consists of a fully equipped kitchen with stove, fridge, mini bar and dishwasher. The spacious lounge offers a sleeper couch for 1 extra person, television, radio/CD player, DVD player and leads onto a covered patio with built-in BBQ and patio furniture. The bedroom with its romantic atmosphere creates a sense of tranquility and peace and consists of an air conditioner, flat screen television, queen size bed and full bathroom with all retreat items included. The private balcony overlook the endless beach and majestic Outeniqua mountains.
Superior Suite 3:
Natural beauty. This spacious unit with the natural colours, green and gold, and exclusive decor creates a sense of absolute calm and romance. Wide windows with a view over the ocean and the garden; yes, a thing of beauty is certainly a joy forever. Enjoy the evening beauty with a cocktail right on the dune close to the beach. Consists of a king size bed, lounge area with sleeper couch, flat screen television and DVD player. A kitchenette equipped with bar fridge, microwave oven, stove plates and coffee/tea facilities. The small dining area is ideal for private meals by candlelight leading onto garden, pool and beach. Full, modern en-suite bathroom with separate toilet. Luxurious amenities and decorations with own patio. Air conditioned.
Superior Room 4:
An absolutely lovely sea green room. A magnificent view over the ocean from the wide window and private balcony. A full en suite bathroom with Victorian bath, heated towel rails and all the luxury amenities one could ever hope to indulge in. A room to create memories. Consists of an air conditioner, king size bed, television, radio/CD player, DVD player and a kitchenette with bar fridge, microwave oven and coffee/tea facilities. Enjoy a glass of wine from the mini bar, good company and the moon pouring its beam over the ocean; magnificence at its best.
Presidential Suite 5:
This spacious suite with its magnificent view is stylishly decorated with shades of red, silver and soft bronzes. Consists of an air conditioner, king size bed, lounge area with sleeper couch for 2 children, flat screen television, CD/radio player and DVD player. Enjoy a sunset drink on the private patio with the sweeping views over the golden beach and majestic Outeniqua mountains. Spoil yourself in the spa bath in the spacious and modern full bathroom, complete with all the luxury amenities to indulge in. Small kitchenette with microwave oven, bar fridge and coffee/tea facilities and lounge area.
Luxury Suite 6:
This suite has a private entrance and is stylishly decorated with shades of beige, brown and autumn softness. Consists of an air conditioner, king size bed, television and DVD player. A kitchenette equipped with bar fridge, microwave oven, toaster, stove plates and coffee/tea facilities. Private build in BBQ on the deck overlooking the ocean partly. No sea view from bedroom. Full, modern en-suite bathroom with luxurious amenities and decorations.
Superior Room 7:
If luxury and comfort are what you are looking for, look no further. This is a spacious room with a breath-taking view of the Indian Ocean and Outeniqua mountains. It is ideal for those who are seeking quality time away from home or business pressures. It is stylishly decorated in shades of gold and green. This room consists of a full en-suite bathroom with an enormous loose standing stone bath. Personalized bath salts and candles. Enjoy the scenic view from a communal balcony with a glass of wine and order a snack platter pre-prepared by our Host.
Luxury Suite 8:
This charming suite, decorated in harmonies of earth tones and bronzes, makes for the perfect holiday destination. Walk out of the room onto a communal balcony with a breath-taking view of the Indian Ocean and Outeniqua mountains. This peaceful suite echoes relaxation and consists of an en-suite bathroom with a corner bath, shower and separate toilet. Enjoy our personalized bath salts and candles.
Standard Room 9:
This spacious 2 bedroom unit can accommodate 2 or more persons. Both rooms offer comfort, privacy and a large balcony that has only partial ocean view over the roof tops of surrounding houses. It consists of a spacious bathroom with shower only. Enjoy our high quality personalized amenities and the personal touches that together make this your home away from home.
Mossel Bay has a unique beach with a natural play area for young and old. In addition, canoeing on the Breede River will leave you with wonderful memories of a thrilling experience.
Dolphins are frequently spotted frolicking off the point, as are Southern Right Whales during the mating and calving season from June through to November.
Mossel Bay has 4 of the 23 Blue Flag beaches in the Western Cape and no less than sixty kilometers of long, sandy beaches and beach-going weather throughout the year.
Mossel Bay is surrounded by a number of popular destinations (George, Knysna, Oudtshoorn) where there is plenty to do and see.
Health and Climate:
A bustling holiday resort in summer and the ideal retreat in winter, Mossel Bay is situated on a spectacular sun washed peninsula embraced by the warm Indian Ocean. It is also called the "Karoo-by-the-Sea town", and features in the Guinness Book of Records as having the mildest all-year climate in the world, second only to Hawaii.
Facilities & Services available:
Children under 12
Airport Shuttle Service
Limited Room Service
Special Meals on Request
Self-Braai / Barbecue
Fax & Photocopy Machine
Fireplace on the Premises
Parking (off-street - open)
Parking (off-street - covered)
Communal Satellite TV
DVD and/or VCR
Only written, signed cancellations will be accepted. Should you cancel the booking or do not arrive, the following cancellation policy will apply:
- Cancellation up to 29 days before date of arrival 8% of the total price of reservation to be charged
- Cancellation 22 to 28 days prior to date of arrival 25% of total booking value to be charged
- Cancellation 15 to 21 days prior to date of arrival 50% of total booking value to be charged
- Cancellation 8 to 14 days prior to date of arrival 75% of total booking value to be charged
- Cancellation 1 to 7 days prior to date of arrival 100% of total booking value to be charged
- Cancellation / no-show / not completing stay of reservation: 100% of total booking value to be charged
- Cancellation Penalties of 100% (of the total invoiced amount) for long weekends and the time period 21 December till 4 January acquire for cancellations 16 weeks prior to arrival.
From CT on the N2:
Pass the Engen and Shell garages
Take the George / Port Elizabeth off-ramp
Take the second off-ramp R102 to Hartenbos
At the first robot turn left into Louis Fourie
Pass the Shell and Caltex garages
At the next robot turn right into Garret Street
Turn right again into Hannes Pienaar
Turn right again into Bob Bouwer
African Oceans is #7 Bob Bouwer Crescent
From George on the N2:
Take the 393 off-ramp into Mossel Bay and turn left at the traffic light onto the R102
Pass the Shell and Caltex garages
At the next traffic light turn right into Garret Street
Turn right into Hannes Pienaar
At 3 way stop turn right into Bob Bouwer Crescent
African Oceans is #7 Bob Bouwer Crescent
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