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Located in Reebok, a tranquil area overlooking the Indian Ocean, this guest house offers traditionally decorated rooms. Just a 5-minute walk away from the beach, it features barbecue facilities and free private parking.

At Whale-Phin Guest House has elegantly decorated rooms with wooden furniture. Each room has a cable TV, and a private bathroom with a hairdryer.

The property is situated 8.7 miles outside the city centre, on a dune overlooking the nature reserve of Fynbos. You can observe the whales and dolphins from your balcony, during the whale season.

A variety of activities is also available in the surrounding area, including cycling, diving, fishing and snorkelling. Younger guests can use At Whale-Phin Guest House’s playground.

Guests can enjoy the offer of the nearby restaurants. Some of them offer a complimentary shuttle service.

The Historical Mossel Bay is 17 km, and George Airport 15.5 miles away from the property.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.1 for a two-person trip.

At Whale-Phin Guest House has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 6 Dec 2011.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.1)

Breakfast info

Full English/Irish, Vegetarian

Free private parking available on-site


Availability

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Room type
Sleeps
 
2 single beds
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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable programme, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Closest beach
  • Klein Brak Beach

    9.0 Superb beach
    300 yards from property
Property questions and answers
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The property usually replies within a few days
  • When is the best time to visit your property for the perfect beach holiday?
    Good morning , I will recommend to visit us from mid November to end March if you are looking for the perfect summer beach holiday. Of course all weather depended
    Answered on 28 January 2020
  • Hi Do you have a braai area for this flat?
    We have a communal brai area
    Answered on 18 July 2022
  • Is there a fridge in the room?
    Good morning , In the Lavender Unit (Self catering unit) we have a fridge and with the other units have a communal shared fridge
    Answered on 28 January 2020
  • Good afternoon, I just want to ask if we have have to pay additional fees for our 11 month old son?
    Good day, no you do not pay for the 11 mnths child Thank you for asking. Joy
    Answered on 24 September 2020
  • Is it wheelchair friendly?
    We are not wheelchair friendly
    Answered on 5 November 2021

Hosted by Louis and Joy Cook, owners of At Whale-Phin Guesthouse

9.3
Host review score

Louis and Joy Cook, owners of At Whale-Phin Guesthouse
At Whale-Phin Guest House is out of town in a safe and tranquil area. Enjoy the unspoilt ocean and “Fynbos” views. From your room spot whales in season, dolphins and plenty of garden birds all year round. Five fully equipped B+B en-suite bedrooms. Sleep to the music of the ocean.
We love to mingle with our guests and you will be welcomed by Zara the guesthouse daschund.
Languages spoken: Afrikaans,English
Property surroundings *
Quality rating
Booking.com rated the quality of this property as 3 out of 5 based on factors such as facilities, size, location and services provided.
Facilities of At Whale-Phin Guest House
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
Bedroom
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
Outdoors
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun terrace
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
  • Cleaning products
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Activities
  • Bike tours
  • Walking tours
  • Beach
  • Snorkelling
  • Diving
  • Bowling
    Off-site
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Windsurfing
  • Fishing
  • Tennis court
    Off-site
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruits
    Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Accessible parking
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/check-out
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Key access
  • Safety deposit box
General
  • Shuttle service
  • Grocery deliveries
    Additional charge
  • Adult only
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wake up service/Alarm clock
Wellness
  • Sun umbrellas
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
Languages spoken
  • Afrikaans
  • English

House rules

At Whale-Phin Guest House takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

14:00 - 21:00

Check-out

06:00 - 10:00

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children older than 12 years are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

The number of extra beds allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

There are no cots available at this property.

All extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

No age restriction for check-in. (Only children 12 and older are allowed)

Mastercard Visa At Whale-Phin Guest House accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking

Smoking is not allowed.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property can only accept bookings from essential workers/permitted travellers, during dates where such guidelines exist. Reasonable evidence must be provided on arrival. If it isn't provided, your booking will be cancelled on arrival.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Please inform At Whale-Phin Guest House in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

Payment before arrival via bank transfer is required. The property will contact you after you book to provide instructions.

FAQs about At Whale-Phin Guest House

  • Guests staying at At Whale-Phin Guest House can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.6).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • À la carte

  • Check-in at At Whale-Phin Guest House is from 14:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

  • Room options at At Whale-Phin Guest House include:

    • Double
    • Twin
    • Apartment

  • At Whale-Phin Guest House offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Bowling
    • Snorkelling
    • Diving
    • Tennis court
    • Fishing
    • Windsurfing
    • Beachfront
    • Bike tours
    • Walking tours
    • Beach

  • At Whale-Phin Guest House is 1.2 miles from the centre of Reebok.

  • The prices at At Whale-Phin Guest House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • The nearest beach is just 450 yards from At Whale-Phin Guest House.