Alikreukel and periwinkel shells…

Shells along the Garden Route!  Everybody has heard about the beautiful pansy shell which is iconic to Plett but what about other special shells found in our area?! Alikreukels and periwinkles are snails with a low spiraled shell and a round shell opening. Periwinkels…

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Heritage day is celebrated…

Bayside Tuesday news post – its Heritage Day in South Africa and our ladies came to work dressed in traditional outfits! Heritage Day is one of the newly created South African public holidays. It is a day in which all…

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Ricthersvelt view

Richtersveld National Park –…

Richtersveld National Park We closed Bayside for May and June this year in order to complete maintenance and then go on holiday and we had heard so much about the Richtersveld we decided to head west first. From our research…

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adventure activity

Adventure activities package for…

BAYSIDE JUNE BLOG POST –  discounted adventure activities in September! Thanks to our guests for sending us these gorgeous photos of adventure activities around Plett!  September is a lovely time of year to visit Plett with it being spring and…

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certificate of excellence

Bayside awarded 5th Trip…

BAYSIDE LODGE EARNS 5TH TRIP ADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE  AND CONSEQUENTLY RECEIVES HALL OF FAME AWARD Bayside is thrilled to announce that that it has received a Trip Advisor certificate of excellence for the 5th consecutive year.  This means we have also…

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Bayside Lodge facebook page

Bayside Lodge facebook posts during May – we are thrilled that our “page likes” have reached 1639 with excellent engagement and reaches on many posts.  We are aiming at reaching 2000 likes and would therefore be pleased that if you…

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TripAdvisor ranking

We are absolutely thrilled to have improved our ranking on TripAdvisor by two places since January 2019. When we bought Bayside in February 2014 it was ranked number 29 of 83 B&Bs in Plett and it didn’t take long to…

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The Knysna Elephants/Elephant?

There is much speculation and mystery about the Knysna Elephants. How many are there really? Where do they wander and how far is their range? From several thousand said to have been living in the Cape hundreds of years ago…

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Bayside Lodge™ FIRST Blog…

The Pansy Shell Welcome to our new website and our first blog post! You will see our logo has changed and thanks to S2 Web Solutions there is a new more modern feel to the layout. Our previous logo was…

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