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About Down to Earth Guesthouse

The Down to Earth Guest House is situated at Herold’s Bay Eco Resort on 70 hectares of grasslands, indigenous fynbos and forest with a scenic panorama of the ocean and the Outeniqua Mountain. The resort is located close to the Oubaai Golf Estate, two kilometre from Herolds Bay beach, five kilometre from George Airport and 17 kilometre from George. The Resort hosts the Down to Earth Restaurant - well known for its country cuisine and popular wedding and function destination. The Resort is also home to the rustic Bush Lapa open-air music venue. Outdoor activities like paint ball and quad bike rides are available.

Wedding Venues: Down to Earth caters for 90pax; can be increased to 160pax with use of wooden deck. The Bush Lapa caters for up to 350pax. Top class catering options available by our Chef. Several Ceremony options available; including open-air overlooking the ocean.

Conference Venues: Facilities up to 100 delegates; restaurant style seating plan, 40 delegates in the u-shaped. All multimedia equipment are catered for.

Family friendly: There is a big grass area, a kiddies jungle gym and swings.

Facilities

  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Satellite TV*
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Restaurant on Premises

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans

Grading

  • 3 Stars - Tourism Grading Council of South Africa
* Please enquire for further details.

Room availability and prices

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                  ON REQUEST
                  Thursday 11th September
                  • Per Person Sharing:
                  • R450
                  • Per Person:
                  • R600
                  • Per Unit:
                  • R1350
                  • Minimum Stay:
                  • 2 Nights
                   
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                  This unit has one main bedroom with a double bed, en-suite bathroom and a living room with two single day beds. The unit also has a kitchenette and an outdoor braai area.
                   
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                  Includes: Self Catering
                  This unit has one bedroom with two single beds, a bathroom, living room with one fold-down sleeper couch and a kitchenette.
                   
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                  Includes: Self Catering
                  This unit has a bedroom with a double bed, bathroom, kitchen, fireplace and dining area with one fold-down sleeper couch.
                   
                  Honeymoon Unit
                  Sleeps 4 Price:
                  • R275
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                  1 x Main Bedroom with Double Bed & on-suite Bathroom with seperate oval bath and showerLiving room with 2x Single Day BedsLarge Kitchenette Seaside facing outdoor braai boma
                   
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                  Sleeps 4 Price:
                  • R350
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                  * This data is a guide and is subject to change. Please confirm rates and availability by requesting a quote.

                  Reviews for Down to Earth Guesthouse

                  9 guest reviews Reviews of

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                  Denis Wilkinson, South Africa
                  30 March 2015

                  The position and accommodation were excellent. We enjoyed a very pleasant stay and would certainly think about coming back.  Lovely setting, very relaxing.  The room next door's toilet could be heard every time it was flushed, right through the night.

                  Philip Spicer, Ethiopia
                  12 January 2015

                  Nice cottage, well presented but surrounding grounds could do with a bit of a tidy up. Beautiful views from our cottage over the fields and out to sea. Friendly staff and nice quiet location for Herolds Bay (short car journey).

                  Sebastian Jamieson, South Africa
                  05 October 2014

                  The facilities were wonderful. The room was clean and well appointed. Loved the shower!

                  Jenny Henrick, South Africa
                  09 October 2013

                  We had a very comfortable stay thank you. Beautiful, rustic setting.

                  Sanet Egen, South Africa
                  07 May 2012

                  We loved it. The room is very neat and beautifully designed. I enjoyed being out in nature!

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                  Down to Earth Guesthouse Map

                  Down to Earth Guesthouse is 0.9km from the centre of Herolds Bay , the nearest airport 4.8km (George Airport).
                  *Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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