Bitou River Lodge B&B - Plettenberg Bay, Garden Route

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Plettenberg Bay Accommodation
Plettenberg Bay, Garden Route

Bitou River Lodge B&B

Plettenberg Bay, Garden Route - Accommodation

Bitou River Lodge B&B rating

Bitou River Lodge B&B in Plettenberg Bay

Watch the birds on the river from your bed; explore the wetlands by canoe; relax in a hammock at the pool or swim at one of Plettenberg Bay's nearby beaches. Enjoy a traditional country breakfast and then go for a short walk along the eco-trail and keep a lookout for otters and birds.

Each spacious, tranquil room has its own entrance and patio with garden and river views; an overhead fan and under-floor heating; a bar fridge and TV with M-Net. The golf courses, game drive, horse-riding, beaches, restaurants and shops just a 10 minute drive away. Monkeys, birds, elephants and wild cats can be visited at the Crags, fifteen minutes away.

Not feeling that energetic. Enjoy the birds in our large indigenous garden; wander along the Eco-Stroll and learn the names of the trees; cook your own supper on a fire next to the river; count the stars.

We speak French, Afrikaans and some German. Children 10 are welcome. We offer free Wi-Fi, so bring your laptop.

Facilities & Activities nearby:

Facilities available at Bitou River Lodge B&B,Plettenberg Bay, Garden Route

Facilities
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Satellite TV
  • Swimming Pool
  • Wi-Fi
Activities Nearby
  • Bird Watching
  • Canoeing / Kayaking
  • Fishing
  • Fishing - Deep Sea
  • Fishing - Fly
  • Fishing - Freshwater
  • Fishing - Saltwater
  • Game Drives
  • Health & Fitness
  • Horse Riding
  • Kite-Surfing
  • Ocean Safaris
  • Paddling - Canoeing
  • Paddling - Sea Kayaking
  • Scuba Diving
  • Scuba/Snorkeling
  • Skydiving
  • Surfing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Nearby Towns:

Alternative accommodation near Plettenberg Bay, Garden Route

TOWN, REGION DURATION DISTANCE
Plettenberg Bay, Garden Route Current Current
Keurbooms River, Garden Route 13 mins 9.7 km
Harkerville, Garden Route 13 mins 13.6 km
Keurboomstrand, Garden Route 19 mins 13.9 km
The Crags, Garden Route 18 mins 20.1 km
Knysna, Garden Route 28 mins 32.4 km
Noetzie, Garden Route 31 mins 32.1 km
Natures Valley, Garden Route 32 mins 33.2 km
Brenton-on-Sea, Garden Route 46 mins 48.0 km
Buffels Bay, Garden Route 51 mins 52.8 km

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GPS Co-Ordinates: 23° 20' 53.7" E / 34° 0' 13.4" S

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Driving to Bitou River Lodge B&B in Plettenberg Bay, Garden Route

Departing: George Airport
Address: R404, South Africa
Distance: 0.8 km / Duration: 1 hour 26 mins
1.Head north toward R4040.2 km
2.Turn right onto R4042.4 km
3.Turn left to merge onto N211.7 km
4.Take the exit on the right toward N21.1 km
5.Continue onto N20.7 km
6.At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit and stay on N279.8 km
7.Turn left5.5 km
8.Continue onto Hoof Rd1.8 km
9.Turn right onto R3400.8 km

Nearest Airport & Flights

George Airport - George

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With a growing number of travellers heading to the region's beaches, forests and mountains, George airport now has over 600 000 passengers a year. It has won the South African Airport of the Year award six times (at the time of writing), and George's city centre is 11 Kilometres away.

George Airport was originally named after the then president P.W. Botha and was built in 1977.

Reviews for Bitou River Lodge B&B

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Bitou River Lodge B&B rating

The most beautiful Bitou River Lodge. A real home away from home stay in this magical place. Incredible hospitality from the owners. Big spacious rooms with a lounge and patios. Delicious dinner and breakfast spread. Very close to Plettenberg Bay town to shop, walk the beaches of hike in the area. I will definitely be back.

review by victoria newton-king

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A part of Nature not apart from Nature, beautiful Bitou River Lodge...

review by Sandra Yeo

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Bitou River Lodge B&B rating

Awesome place to stay. One advise do not stay overnight rather spend a fortnight . So much peace and tranquility.

review by Ravi Pandey

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Bitou River Lodge B&B rating

Tranquil riverside lodge with warm hospitality, kayaks at the ready, and excellent lodging. I felt very much at home during my stay, and would recommend it strongly.

review by Andy Volk

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Amazing, peaceful, relaxing guest house on a farm that is remarkably close to town and beaches. Especially love the quaint river that runs next to the guest house.

review by Nick Soper

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Bitou River Lodge B&B rating

An absolutely delightful B & B on the banks of the Bitou River. Your hostess, Sue, cannot be faulted for her friendliness and produces one of the best breakfasts we have experienced. A quiet, relaxed environment and a heaven for twitchers (bird watchers for the uninitiated) yet only minutes from the bustling town of Plett. Each room has its own terrace overlooking the river, a plus provided by Sue's architect husband who designed the rooms.

review by jack fearnhead

"Farm style..."

This really was a farm--the rooms are lined up as if in a stable, one by one. But the rooms are nice, and the bed was very comfortable. You are pretty much left on your own, except for breakfast, which is very good (and a lot). Sue always had a home made specialty bread included with all the other usual stuff served buffet style (except of course the made to order egg dish). We were very comfortable, and it was only a short drive to the downtown area and golf courses and restaurants. You do get the country feeling, and the bird life is plentiful and enjoyable to watch. Kayak paddles are used with the canoes--and you do have to battle thru some lily pads, etc. in some stretches. The pool was bigger than most although we did not have time to use it.

review by Steve & Cathy Kay, United States of America

"A little bit of heaven"

This is the best accommodation we had in South Africa, the breakfasts were excellent everthing you could possibly want you could have, fresh baked scones & pancakes to die for. With the river right there & with canoes to use plus the walks & Braai on your own front porch no need to go out in your car. The underfloor heating works very well. Any local information needed was provided by our hosts & eating out was a pleasure so was the exploring. Would make a point of returning on any future visit to South Africa.

review by caroline mew, United Kingdom

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