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Dune Ridge Country House, Cape Town

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Description & Facilities


4 Stars

Hotel Type:



LGTBIQ friendly
Non-smoking establishment (fee)


Car park (fee)
24-hour reception
Check-in hour 14:00 - 18:00
Check-out hour 10:00 - 11:00
Late Check-out (fee)
Mobile phone coverage
Wi-fi (fee)
Car hire (fee)
Secure parking
Airport Shuttle
Room service (fee)
Laundry service (fee)
Bicycle hire service (fee)
Babysitting service (fee)
Bellboy service (fee)
Hotel safe
Lift access (fee)
Dining area
Clothes dryer
BBQ facilities
Private beach area
Electric kettle
Towels and bed linen
Non-smoking area
Smoking area (fee)
Banquet hall
Breakfast room
Conference room
Meeting room
Conference hostess
Secretarial service (fee)
Printer (fee)
Photocopier (fee)
Business centre
Audio-visual equipment rental (fee)
Sun loungers
Game room (fee)
Massage (fee)
Hairdressing salon (fee)
Spa centre (fee)
Aqua fit (fee)
Banana boating (fee)
Windsurfing (fee)
Canoeing (fee)
Squash (fee)
Fitness (fee)
Archery (fee)
Horse riding (fee)
Cycling / mountain biking (fee)
Bowling alley (fee)
Golf (fee)
Surfing (fee)
Tennis (fee)
Paddle tennis (fee)
Golf practice facility (fee)

The Dune Ridge Country House is an award winning guest house in the picturesque town of St Francis Bay, an hour and half from Port Elizabeth and is situated in a nature reserve.  This guest house is a favourite for nature lovers, food and wine enthusiasts and guests who are looking for a wellness retreat.

There are an array of accommodation types for our guestst to choose from.  The Family Cottage is ideal for families or groups of friends.  The cottage is beautifully decorated and features 2 bedrooms with a private lounge area which has a fireplace.  The outdoor patio is expansive and ideal for bird watching or relaxing with a coffee.

The Garden Cottages of which there are 2, are suitable for a romantic getaway. The tastefully decorated cottages have private patios and beautiful bedrooms with sitting areas.

The 4 Garden Suites on the main house each have their own private entrances and large patios.   The large rooms are suitable for couples and their is a fold out ottomar to accommodate small children

Guests are invited to enjoy pre-dinner drinks on the patio or in the lounge while our chef's prepare delicious meals from local produce and specialise in game and seafood, these meals are served in the private dining room or on the patio.


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Dune Ridge Country House
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"Mixed. 10 days of sunshine out of 21"
"Very good"
"1 day of rain otherwise good"
"Generally good."
"The weather was good but a little mixed"
"Just great"


"Sunny, windy and 1 day rain"
"Excellent for all 3 weeks"


"hot with just one day of rain in Cape Town."
"Barring two days of rain/wind sunny and hot moderated by the breeze"
"Generally the weather was excellent and not too hot. There were one or two cloudy days and a little rain in the first week but otherwise no problems"
"Hot days, cooler evenings. Currently a drought in the Cape area."


"Raining in Durban to start with, but some lovely sunny days. Not too hot."
"better than expected."


"average for early winter"


"Cold at night but the days were glorious"


"Well we a little dubious before we went away as we had been warned that is was the Winter in South Africa during our stay ... we were so lucky and the sun shined for our stay and most importantly for our Wedding day ... Cape Town would still have been beautiful but was made even more stunning with the sun!"
"First 2 days in Cape Town were warm and sunny, but last 2 days were colder, overcast and rainy."


"Ok not as hot as we had hoped but we knew we were being optomidtic"
"Their winter was on par with the summer that we left in the UK"
"OK, a bit of rain but not much. Quite cold at times"
"Good, as it was the end of their winter it was more like an English summer"


"Spring like with teperatures around 60-65F. Bright days with some sunshine. We did not experience any rain."
"first day was cloudy but brightened up and was sunny for subsequent days."
"Warm spring weather"
"Two overcast days. Average of 26 degrees celcius. Very comfortable."


"Very Good in Capetown"
"90% of the time it was hot and sunny."
"Very varied - rain and winter coats in Cape town and very hot in other places. We needed the complete range of summer/winter wear!"


"Brilliant, warm throughout our stay"
"suuny and warm but some days windy and quite cool at night."
"Not too good for early summer (rain and wind for the middle 10 days (we were there for 21 days), but it didn't stop us doing anything."


"The weather was excellent-very warm and not a cloud in sight"
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