About the Accommodation

Your hosts, Richard or Dee, will greet you on arrival at Cycads on Sea Guest House. 

This spacious thatched home is set on a hill covered with green lawns, succulents and cycads, an easy five-minute stroll from the main beach. Set in a separate guest wing, there is a Honeymoon suite and 4 en-suite bedrooms, each with a private entrance and patio with wonderful views of trees, birds and garden and 3 of the rooms also have wonderful sea views. The rooms are all equipped with TV’s, bar fridges and tea/coffee trays.

There is also a breakfast wing, where light breakfasts are serve between 07h00 and 09h00 daily. This is also an ideal venue for small off-site conferences. Guests can enjoy their favourite sundowner in our comfortable guest lounge or on our private cocktail deck where guests can relax and gaze upon breath-taking views of the sea, the village and the Kouga mountain range.

Guests can fill your leisure hours with golf, tennis, bowls, yachting, and canoeing or fishing – deep sea or angling from the rocks. Canal cruises and guided tours can be arranged. Port Elizabeth Airport is only a 1.5 hour drive away, with Addo Elephant Park and Shamwari Game Reserve less than two hours away. Cycads on Sea is the ideal place to start or end your Garden Route visit.


HotelsCombined recognizes Cycads on Sea Guest House amongst the best hotels in South Africa

Hotels Combined, the Australian-based hotel price comparison website owned by KAYAK, has selected Cycads on Sea Guest House to receive the official Recognition of Excellence Award. This selection has come from HotelsCombined’s extensive surveys using data from millions of guest reviews for a wide range of accommodation within South Africa. Cycads on Sea Guest House has consistently produced a high satisfaction rating among guests and travel industry experts. Cycads on Sea Guest House has received 76 reviews and earned an impressive guest rating of 9.8 out of 10 on HotelsCombined.  

Cycads on Sea Guest House now joins an elite group of hotels around the world that have been awarded the HotelsCombined Recognition of Excellence. This exclusive collection of highly-rated accommodations has been chosen using a strict set of criteria such as the quality and consistency of reviews, the absence of recurring or unresolved issues with customers, popularity of the property and of course, the overall resulting score.

We are honoured and delighted that our guests have enjoyed their experience with us. Our guests are special to us and we hope to see them again! ”, said Cycads on Sea Guest House’s Richard and Dee

“We are thrilled to be working with the best hotels in South Africa. Cycads on Sea Guest House has proven its place among them with this award and its commitment to providing high-quality services to all guests,” said Melinda Balazs, Hotel Awards Program Manager at HotelsCombined.


“With HotelsCombined, 30 million people are finding the best hotel deals available online every month. The HotelsCombined Recognition of Excellence Award makes it even easier for travellers to find the top hotels for customer service and guarantee the best value for their money.”

For more details, visit: https://www.hotelscombined.com/

Cycads on Sea Guest House