Accommodation in Plettenberg Bay

Thanda Vista (thanda meaning love in Zulu) is an exclusive Bed & Breakfast establishment just minutes from the white sandy beaches of Plettenberg Bay.

Intimate, exclusive and private, Thanda Vista offers 5 luxury en-suite bedrooms of which 3 have sea views and a balcony. All the rooms have free Wi-Fi internet access and all the necessities like a bar fridge, DSTV, air-con, tea and coffee making facilities, safe, hairdryer, etc.

Our first-floor breakfast patio provides an elevated view of the Bay. While you eat, you may be lucky enough to see the whales or dolphins for which Plett is famous. The roof-top terrace offers an even better view of the bay, river mouth and mountains. From here you can relax and laze in the sun. On-site parking is also available.

Plettenberg Bay is known as The Jewel of The Garden Route. With spectacular views of The Indian Ocean, towering mountains and indigenous forests, early Portuguese explorers called the bay Bahia Formosa (beautiful bay).

It is here in Plett that nature and sport combine to offer visitors the opportunity to enjoy any of the many activities such as playing golf, lazing in the sun on the beach, hiking in the forests, along the beaches and Robberg. Visiting the wild life sanctuaries, whale and dolphin watching, etc. In the evening you can choose from a range of excellent restaurants.

The owner Ben Moolman welcomes you to Thanda Vista – and he promises that, with his intimate knowledge of the area, you will find there is so much to do you will want to stay forever. Ben had retired from a long career in the mining industry. He purchased Thanda Vista and took the reins in the busy season of 2018. He immediately started renovating the guesthouse to create a unique holiday experience for his guests. Along with his two doggies, Aero and Carla, they add their personal touch to ensure a memorable time for their guests.

We wish you a pleasant stay at Thanda Vista and Plettenberg Bay!



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South Africa boasts many beautiful places – and we believe that Plettenberg Bay is the most beautiful of all.



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