Bay Lodge


Roughly four hundred kilometres from South Africa’s capital, Cape Town, the world-famous Garden Route clings to the Indian Ocean’s ragged coast.


It is a spectacular region rich in diversity and natural beauty.


The Garden Route traverses this masterpiece of Mother Nature’s of art starting in Swellendam and running along the coast for more than two hundred kilometres before reaching Port Elizabeth.


Obviously, man has tried to mimic so much unrivalled splendour by creating finest luxury read more » hotels along the Route. The Plettenberg Bay is generally regarded to be the highlight of the Garden Route –and right here Intosol found a gem of a hotel for you.


Where luxury meets fine design - the inimitable charm and chic of the Bay Lodge captivates. Accommodating just a small number of distinguished guests at a time, the Bay Lodge is a first-class hideaway for the discerning individual seeking serene quietness and relaxation.


Take off your shoes and knead the warm sand of the scenic beach with your naked toes and allow yourself to be intrigued by sea shells and the constant whisper of the waves rolling up against the land. There is no better or simpler means to unwind, forgetting the every day strains, and revitalise.


Where would you like to have your breakfast served, please? No matter whether you decide to have breakfast in bed, on your private terrace or with a view of the Indian Ocean… there is no better start to a day then a hearty breakfast on a quite morning.


In the evenings, the hotel’s fine cuisine will enchant you with its mouth-watering creations. The cosy lounge with a crackling fire is the perfect place to meet the other guests after a sumptuous dinner.


The Bay Lodge is the ideal home away from home to set out from to explore the Garden Route or just to take your soul on holiday and spend a few easy days escaping from everyday life.


The Lodge’s exquisite service and warm welcome is the finishing touch to an unforgettable and adventurous vacation in South Africa.


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Does it not sound fantastic? Do wake up to the never ending voice of the waves rolling up against the shore and a beam of the new days first light tickling your nose?


Let your imagination soar at this read more » perfect hideaway the Intosol team has discovered for you on the Garden Route. The Bay Lodge deliberately has only six sumptuous suites thus creating an ambience of maximum intimacy and privacy for the distinguished guests.


Despite the hotel’s small size and personal character, subtle luxury and supreme comfort permeate every room. The best example is suite number one.


An oversized bed holds the promise of sweet dreams and a large flat screen TV complete with a sound system and DVD player takes care of your entertainment.


For those who prefer the age-old diversions Mother Nature offers: the private furnished patio is the perfect place to gaze at the stars of the southern hemisphere’s sparkling firmament.


A clear night’s sky and a glass of South African wine on your patio and the romantic mood will doubtlessly captivate you. Air-conditioning, a safe and under floor heating complete the suite’s range of facilities.


Suite number two is located on the same level as suite number 1 and sports the same fantastic view out over the bay. In addition to this, it has a direct access to the hotel’s bar.


Matching the other suite’s abundant comfort, suite number 3 grants you a view of the Bay Lodge’s beautifully kept gardens.


Suite number four affords you with a view of the expanse of the deep blue ocean framed by mountain chains and glittering beaches. The very same view can be enjoyed by guests staying in suite number five and six.


If you need to access the internet despite being on holiday, every suite gives you unrestricted access to surf the net to your heart’s content and keep on top of the distant outside world’s developments.


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No matter whether you decide to spend your well deserved holiday as a discoverer or a relaxer, this South Africa holiday destination can satisfy every exquisite taste.


Looking for activity and a refreshing read more » start to the day? Be the first to use the pool in the morning doing some laps or take on the breakers of the sea.


Such a start to the day will make a sumptuous breakfast taste twice as good. The refined atmosphere, the enchanting environment, the clear African sky, the strong sun and the endless ocean all join forces to let you spend some utterly relaxing hours at the pool or at the beach which is just a two minute stroll away.


Comfortable lounge chairs, soft towels and sun umbrellas are all at your disposal. The roof terrace holds more surprises in store for you: A bubbling Jacuzzi invites you to take a dip and at night a delicious barbeque can be prepared here.


Ask for a romantic picnic to be prepared for you especially to enjoy a meal at an even more exceptional spot of your choice. The library houses a large selection of books and entertaining DVDs you may choose from. However, only a fool would spend too much time inside when there is so much to explore outside the hotel.


A cruise along the majestic coast is a must-do and you might even spot dolphins along the way. Underneath the waves, a different, vibrantly colourful world may be explored on a dive. The only downside of this enticing region is that you will helplessly be lost for choice.


Discover the secrets of the ecosystem on an easy hike or extend your range with a mountain bike or the help of a well-trained horse. Experience the thrill of close encounters with the gentle giants of the ocean and a pod of dolphins on a whale watching tour.


A thrill of a different kind for the daring: the sheer drop of a bungee-jump! A marvellous opportunity to take to the air without the sensation of life hanging on a rubber band is a scenic flight to admire the white sand beaches, sparkling lagoons, pristine forests, clear rivers and the vast ocean from the air.


It is not for nothing that the Plettenberg Bay ranks among the most popular holiday destinations of South Africa – a host of leisure activities will let your most precious days of the year pass in a blur of emotions, joys and sensations.


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