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About Moon Shine on Whiskey Creek

With Monkeyland, Birds of Eden, Jukani, The Elephant Sactuary, Snake Park, The Puzzle Park and a myriad of other activities less than five minutes away you can say that Moon Shine is truly in the heart of The Crags.

10 minutes from Plettenberg Bay, 1000 miles from reality. Fully equipped for self catering, there are fireplaces in all units.

Enjoy the swimming pool and kids playground or hike to a natural mountain pool. Some of the units have flat screen TVs with select DStv channels and Butterfly Garden Cottage.

All guests have access to free Wi-Fi at the beautifully situated Internet and Info Zone which is open from 7:00 to 21:00 daily.

Family friendly: An imaginative playground, with swings, slide and jungle gym. Swimming pool is enclosed within a fence.

Romantic: Fly Me to The Moon Forest cabin. A totally unique, hand crafted, private getaway. Romance at it's best.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Enquiry Response Time: 4 hours
  • Type: Self-catering
  • Sleeps: 25
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 9 Reviews


  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Satellite TV*
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Wi-Fi
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Parking on Premises
  • Beach
  • Hiking
  • Cosy
  • Romantic
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Afrikaans
  • Austrian
* Please enquire for further details.

Important Information

Please read the fine print. These terms are non-negotiable and receipt of a pre-payment or a deposit assumes your unconditional acceptance of these terms.

Our general rule for cancellation prior to arrival is:
- less than 7 days – forfeit full deposit
- from 7 to 28 days – forfeit 50% of deposit...
Please read the fine print. These terms are non-negotiable and receipt of a pre-payment or a deposit assumes your unconditional acceptance of these terms.

Our general rule for cancellation prior to arrival is:
- less than 7 days – forfeit full deposit
- from 7 to 28 days – forfeit 50% of deposit
- more than 28 days – forfeit 15% of deposit - no show - forfeit 100% of monies received.

Cancellation policy for December School Holidays:
There will be no refunds for cancellations of bookings which dates fall during the December school holidays. .
Please note that the deposit paid is non-refundable & non-transferable.
No refunds or transfers will be considered for late arrivals or early departures.
During the holiday period full payment is expected prior to arrival / or at the very latest upon check-in. No keys will be handed over until this process is complete, so please come prepared.

Should the reservation not be taken up on the arrival date the accommodation will be held until 09:00 the following day after which the reservation will be cancelled and all monies paid will be forfeited.

Please be sure of your holiday plans before you make the booking or pay your deposit.

In the event of the agreed payment not received by the stipulated date on the confirmation letter, Moon Shine Management shall be at liberty to release the reservation without notice to you.

Check in times:
Please check in between 14h00 & 18h30 unless prior arrangements have been made.
Check out time:
Please check out by 10h00 unless prior arrangements have been made.

Guests wanting to check in after 18h30 should advise us what time they intend to arrive otherwise we may consider it a no show

Matric Students:

It should be noted that we do not accommodate Matric Students visiting Plett for the Matric Rage at the end of November / beginning December every year.


Moon Shine Management reserves the right of admission.

No more than the specified number of paying guests may occupy the cabin.
Please note that overcrowding of cabins will not be permitted and the maximum occupancy as reflected in the confirmation letter includes children of all ages

No pets allowed.

Accommodation is subject to availability on a first come, first serve basis.

For short stays, i.e. less than 3 nights, Moon Shine Management may for practical reasons if deemed necessary, be required to change the location of the Guests unit and reserves the right to assign a different unit without prior notice. Any difference in monies owed will be made good by Moon Shine Management.

Articles of display, equipment or guest property brought on to the resort premises are not covered by the resort or Moon Shine insurance policy and are brought onto the resort premises at the sole risk of the guest.
Although Moon Shine Management endeavours to take the utmost care at all times, it does not accept liability for loss of and / or damage to such items and / or property.

Moon Shine Management reserves the right to cancel any booking forthwith and without liability on its part in the event of any damages or destruction of the allocated units by fire, floods or other causes.

Smoking inside the cabins is prohibited, by law actually.
No cheques accepted.

These terms are non-negotiable and receipt of a pre-payment or a deposit assumes your unconditional acceptance of these terms.

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Reviews for Moon Shine on Whiskey Creek

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Michael Schell
02 June 2017

Peacefull and near enough to all local attractions, and very friendly host's

Ronell Smedley, South Africa
11 March 2016

A wonderful accommodation, in an extraordinary setting. If you are looking to get away from it all or just desire to get back in nature, then Moonshine on Whiskey Creek is the place to head off to.We stayed in Tree frog chalet, though all the chalets are beautifully set in the forest and you feel the peace and tranquility of nature all around you.  The accommodations have everything you may need for a comfortable stay.  There is also a lovely hike down to the river below and a waterfall pool where you could enjoy a swim.  Or just relax on the verandah and enjoy the sounds and smells and tranqu...
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Yasha , Netherlands
06 May 2014

Beautiful lodge in the tree, created by Albert and Sue who have over the past 16 years built a small paradise away from the crowd. Great place to settle for a couple of days while doing all the things the area has to offer!

Nicole Worthington, South Africa
09 December 2013

The cottage was neat and spotless. The location was perfect. A wonderful place to unwind.

Elma van Heerden, South Africa
25 May 2013

Beautiful setting, nestled in the trees. Extremely tidy and so well built with lots of attention to detail. We want to spend more nights there. Wonderful hosts.

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Moon Shine on Whiskey Creek Map

Moon Shine on Whiskey Creek is 3.5km from the centre of The Crags , the nearest airport 118km (George Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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