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About The Point Hotel

Superbly positioned on the rocks at Mossel Bay's famous St Blaize Lighthouse, 52 sea facing en-suite rooms overlooking the Indian Ocean. A huge tidal pool in front of the hotel offers safe bathing and a 15 km walking trail along the coast starts at the hotel.

A four star hotel where every room has it’s own private balconies, and will offer you the most exhilarating views.

Rooms are equipped with direct dial telephones, international plug points, TV with DStv, remote controlled ceiling fans, panel heaters, laptop safes and Wi-Fi accessibility throughout the hotel building. The units also feature a radio/alarm clock. The Hotel is paraplegic friendly and all floors are serviced with a hydraulic lift and by surveillance cameras.

The Lighthouse Restaurant and cocktail bar offers stunning sea views. It also offers a diverse a-la-carte menu specializes in Mossel Bay’s famous seafood.

The start of the St. Blaize walking trail is at The Point Hotel and will lead you on the 30 metre contour 15 km to Dana Bay. Panoramic sea views with a constant view of waves breaking on the rocks will accompany you on your five hour walk.

The Khoi-San Cave is the home of ancient inhabitants. Artifacts have been discovered that date back 80000 years or more. The St Blaize Lighthouse situated in very close proximity to The Point Hotel was erected in 1864. To date it is one of only two lighthouses on the South African coastline manned 24 hours daily.

Centrally located The Point Hotel is the perfect base for a host of activities available in Mossel Bay which include swimming, safe unspoiled beaches, natural rock pools, surfing, scuba diving and snorkeling, Deep sea fishing, rock angling, Whale and Dolphin watching, Shark Cage Diving Mossel Bay's famous Great White sharks, Seal Island trips, 18-Hole Golf Course, Horse Riding and Sailing.

The Point Hotel is an ideal home base for making day trips to surrounding areas and towns such as George/Wilderness 30 minute drive, Oudtshoorn one hours drive Cango Caves Ostrich farms Cheetah and Crocodile Farm Cheetah breeding program Klein Karoo Wine Route,and Knysna one hours drive Scenic Knysna Heads, Featherbed Ferry, Bird Watching, Forests and castle's, Monkey Land, Galleries and flea markets.

Wedding Venues: This function room has spectacular view over the sea and rocks and is also the ideal venue for private dinners and intimate weddings.

Conference Venues: The conference center caters for 80 people in cinema style and 60 people in conference style layout and 25 in Boardroom style. Standard conference equipment available.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Enquiry Response Time: 11 hours
  • Minimum stay: 1 Days
  • Type: Hotel
  • Sleeps: 100
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 12 Reviews


  • Wheelchair Enabled
  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Satellite TV*
  • Swimming Pool
  • Wi-Fi
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant on Premises
  • Parking on Premises

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans


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

Important Information

Breakfast Policy: A full English Breakfast is R120. 00 per person and a
Continental is R110.00 per person. Children over the age of 12 years
pay full price for breakfast. Children under the age of 12 years and not
younger than two years pay half price. Children under the age of two years
do not pay.

Availability and pricing

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  • Twin Single Rooms Sleeps 2 Includes: B & B Rooms / Units: 33 Delightfully furnished and fitted to the high standards, the single rooms have twin beds in them. Features:  Twin beds
    from R2500 For 2 guests
    • Rooms Adults
      • Double Rooms Sleeps 2 Includes: D B & B Rooms / Units: 10 The double rooms have been charmingly furnished and decorated with attractive colours and offer every comfort, twin or... see more Features:  Double beds, Private bathroom, Fan, Heater, Television, Satellite TV see more Double beds, Private bathroom, Fan, Heater, Television, Satellite TV, Tea and Coffee Facilities, Wi-Fi, Safe
        from R2500 For 2 guests
        • Rooms Adults
          • Twin Double Rooms Sleeps 2 Includes: B & B Rooms / Units: 3 Delightfully furnished and fitted to the high standards, the rooms have twin beds in them. Features:  Twin beds
            from R2500 For 2 guests
            • Rooms Adults
              • Family Room Sleeps 4 Includes: B & B Rooms / Units: 2 A 4 Star hotel with two sea-facing en-suite family rooms with private balconies, will offer you the most exhilarating... see more Features:  Queen beds, M-Net, Local channels, DStv, Shower over bath, Shared bathroom see more Queen beds, M-Net, Local channels, DStv, Shower over bath, Shared bathroom, Sea views, Balcony/patio, Upstairs, Separate toilet, Single beds, Fan, Heater, Television, Radio, Tea and Coffee Facilities, Wi-Fi, Safe, Hair Dryer
                from R4000 Room rate
                • Rooms Adults

                  Reviews for The Point Hotel

                  12 guest reviews Reviews of

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                  Theresa Brand, South Africa
                  16 August 2011

                  We had a wonderful stay. Very happy with their service. We enjoyed the weekend a lot.

                  Kathryn Manners, South Africa
                  10 August 2011

                  Lovely hotel in a fantastic location. Staff warm and friendly. The rooms were beautiful and very clean. Wish we could have stayed longer!

                  John Mason, United Kingdom
                  20 March 2010

                  We have stayed at this hotel for the past 4 years, and the standard remains first class. Staff are extremely pleasant and efficient. Should we return to Mossel Bay we would certainly use this hotel again. Perfectly situated overlooking the waves crashing on the rocks.

                  Anonymous, South Africa
                  28 January 2008

                  We enjoyed our stay at the Point Hotel. The staff was very polite and service minded.

                  Bernard Schwenk, United Kingdom
                  01 April 2007

                  The point Hotel is magnificently situated over looking the Indian Ocean where you can watch and listen to the pounding of the waves to your heart's content, which we did. Breakfast on the terrace was a dream-out of this world! our room was light and spacious and had everything we needed including very good ensuite. On arrival at 2pm we were made very welcome by the restaurant staff (Janine) despite being the only guests there. Our evening meal there was also was very good.

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                  The Point Hotel Map

                  The Point Hotel is 4km from the centre of Mossel Bay , the nearest airport 32.2km (George Airport).
                  *Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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