Formosa Bay  Verified Listing

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Studio Apartment with Patio  From R1250 /night

Good Breakfast included

Sleeps 2 people, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom. 49 m2

Fully self-catering Apartment sleeping maximum 2 people and 1 infant ... under 2 in a cot. Consists of twin beds in studio area. Bathroom. Full kitchen. TV with selected DSTV channels. Patio with braai area. Serviced daily

Rate Basis: Bed & breakfast (breakfast included)

Bedroom 1

2 Single

From R1250 /night


Good Breakfast included

Two Bedroom Apartment with Patio  From R1750 /night


Sleeps 4 people, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms. 57 m2

Fully self-catering Apartment sleeping maximum 4 people and 1 infant ... under 2 in a cot Main bedroom has a queen size bed with en-suite bathroom Second bedroom has 2 single beds Second bathroom Lounge Full kitchen TV with selected DSTV channels Patio with braai area Serviced daily

Rate Basis: Self catering (no meals included)

Bedroom 1

1 Queen

Bedroom 2

2 Single

From R1750 /night


Pool Table
Babysitting Service
Selected DSTV Channels
Bath towels
Tennis Court
Covid-19 Certified
Swimming Pool
Braai/BBQ Area
Parking on Premises
Bar fridge
Beauty salon
Ceiling fans
Child friendly
Dry cleaning service
Laundry facilities
Serviced Daily
Tea and coffee facilities

Located only 3km from the famous Plettenberg Bay Beach, Formosa Bay is a welcoming, lifestyle resort with on-site facilities for kids of all ages. This resort, with its freestanding self-catering chalets is set in tranquil gardens and found in the heart of the Garden Route, where there are many sights to enjoy and places to explore. Ideal for a romantic getaway or a well-deserved family break.

Accommodation is available in self-catering units consisting of studio, 1 bedroom or 2 bedroom units as well as non-self catering double suites. All units, except the double suite, have a fully equipped kitchen, braai facilities, bedding and a TV with selected DStv channels.

Nearby activities & attractions include Bloukrans Bungee Jumps, Jack Lugg Art Gallery, Keurbooms River Ferries, Knysna Elephant ParkKnysna Golf Course, Knysna Waterfront, Monkeyland Primate Sanctuary, Robberg Nature Reserve, Thesen Harbour Town, Tsitsikama National Park.


Please contact +27 44 533 2060 or 079 871 4011 in advance to make arrangements for late arrivals or arrivals on a Public holidays.

Please note that full payment will be taken within 48 hours after the booking has been made.

Beekman Holidays acts as primary letting agent for this rental property. Any interest earned on funds that you pay in respect of your rental booking, earned between the time you pay and the time that Beekman Holidays pays those funds over to the rental property, will accrue to Beekman Holidays.

Check in is between 15:00 and 19:00 daily
Check out time is strictly 10:00 am daily

Guests who booked and paid for their accommodation using a credit card will need to present the same card at check-in. A security fee of R1000 will be taken as a pre-authorisation upon arrival.

Day Visitors will be allowed subject to 24 hours prior notice directly to the resort. Kindly note the number of guests will not be allowed to exceed the max sleeper size per unit.

Kindly note that there will be unit refurbishments taking from 11/08/2023 to 01/09/2023. Noise levels may fluctuate and the resort apologises for any inconvenience this may cause.

During the student week period, persons under the age of 25 will not be allowed occupation at this resort unless they are accompanied by a person over 25 years of age throughout their stay. A breakage deposit of R3 000 will be required upon check in. Should you be in the process of making a reservation, or have booked this resort for purposes of students, please contact your reservations office to make alternative arrangements.

Please note that cots are available on request and subject to availability

You and your guests must provide proof of identification such as a valid ID, driver's license, or passport. Without proof of identification, the resort may deny you occupation.

You or your guests must produce a confirmation letter in hardcopy or digital form at the time of check-in. The resort reserves the right to allocate a different unit, of the same size, to that indicated on the confirmation letter.

If, in the opinion of management, more than the stipulated number of persons occupy the unit, you or your party may be required to vacate the unit and you will be liable for the applicable penalty fee.

Should you and/ or your guests be instructed to quieten down or to stop being a nuisance to other guests, you may be asked to leave the resort and will not be entitled to a refund on your booking.

Some resorts have specific conditions requiring additional deposits, and indemnities when making a group booking. It is industry practice to charge a refundable deposit to cover the cost of replacing any breakages that may occur. Please check directly with the resort on what their Group Booking Policy is after receiving your booking confirmation.

Renting out a unit prior to getting approval from management is not allowed. You may not "split" the booking period amongst guests that are not indicated on the official confirmation letter. If management, at their discretion, finds that you've not abided by these requirements, you and/ or
your party may not occupy the unit, or will be asked to vacate the unit, and a penalty fee will be charged to you.

You will personally be liable for any breakages to the building and contents of the unit whilst you and/ or your guests are in occupation.

Signing an indemnity form is standard practice. Only a person over 18 years may sign the Guest Registration Card at check-in. The indemnifier must remain in occupation for the duration of the stay. If the indemnifier vacates the unit, the remaining occupants may be asked to vacate the resort.

Pets are not allowed at the resort, except for certified support animals. Failing to adhere to this may lead to a penalty fee and a request to remove the pet(s) from the resort.

Smoking in units, on patios, or any of the other buildings on the resort premises is not allowed by law. Should Management, at their discretion, find that you and/ or your party has violated this policy, you will be liable to pay a fine.

We accept no liability whatsoever for any injury, death, loss, damage, or expense suffered by you, your guests, or anyone else taking occupation with you, arising from any act of God, theft, strike, fire or the acts or omissions of any other person, including but not limited to the local or national government, limitations, restrictions and requirements for visas, permits, licenses and certificates on border controls and immigration (if applicable), military, police and security services intervention, international and local travel, movement of goods and persons, occupation of accommodation and the use and enjoyment of facilities, amenities and public and private venues, while under the jurisdiction of such local or national government

Details of all amenities and facilities at the resort are correct at the time of booking however may change depending on maintenance schedules. Specific amenities and facilities may be subject to a fee.


Extra Info

Property Type Apartment, Chalet, Self Catering, Resort
Check-in after 03:00 PM
Check-out before 10:00 AM
Cancellation Policy Super Strict
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El-Marie Fraser
31 December 2020

Lovely, relaxing place for the whole family. Lots to do for young and old. Louise is very friendly and helpful.

Fabulous. 4 out of 5

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Theresa Brits
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Excellent roads, stunning scenery and beaches, clean environment, restaurants serves excellent food..A VERY nice place!!!

Superb. 5 out of 5
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Steve & Samantha Craddock
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Great beaches, restaurants and loads of activities.

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27 August 2021

Farm stalls and food

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10 August 2021

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Fabulous. 4 out of 5
Philip Lancaster
15 May 2021

Everything is a walking distance.

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Nigel Hughes
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19 March 2020

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Nearby Attractions & Landmarks

Knysna Elephant Park, The Pansy Shell