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About The Unexpected

The Unexpected is a superb beachfront house great for families and those travelling with their pets. The house can sleep eight people in four bedrooms and with the beach directly in front of the house, this accommodation is a fantastic option. The main bedroom has a double bed and a sea view. There is a second bedroom with two single beds and a third with a double bed. An additional 2 people can be accommodated on 2 single beds in the playroom, which also has a sea view. The house has a kitchen with a microwave, a stove and a fridge-freezer, and a dining room. The living room has a TV which is used for watching DVDs; guests are required to bring their own DVD player. The house has a double lock-up garage. There is an enclosed courtyard that is ideal for smaller children and pets. The courtyard has braai facilities. With the beach right in front of the house, it is the main attraction and superb for swimming, kite-surfing and fishing. The quiet village creates an undisturbed holiday.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Enquiry Response Time: an hour
  • Minimum stay: 4 Days
  • Type: Self-catering
  • Sleeps: 8
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 8 Reviews


  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Pet Friendly*
  • Parking on Premises
  • Eastern Cape

Languages Spoken

  • English
* Please enquire for further details.

Important Information

Booking are to be made three weeks in advance.
No smoking in the house.
There is an enclosed courtyard which is suitable for pets.

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Reviews for The Unexpected

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Stacey de Jager
30 September 2019

The location was wonderful and the beach amazing. The accommodation was however not great for little kids as the doors all lead outside. The indoor courtyard was perfect for the dogs and braaing out of the wind. An upgrade to the stove and TV would be good.

Jeanine Burger
08 October 2018

My family and I had a nice family breakaway at The Unexpected. The views and access to the beach is a definite positive. The house was comfortable, clean and things were ready for use on arrival with water already turned on. The house also provide a good base for when you want to explore the surrounding areas for day trips.I do however recommend that the unit be furnished with a usable television. We did bring a dvd player as it was indicated to us in advance, but it was unfortunately not compatible with the tv. So bit of a hick-up when you want to entertain children on a rainy day.Otherw...
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Ria Smuts
17 January 2018

Fantastic location! Enjoyed our stay very much! (However, some maintenance eg. to windows and outside door is needed.)

Howard Balmer
04 January 2018

Stunning views of the sea with the beach right on the doorstep. Sat watching whales and dolphins from the veranda. Beautiful quiet location

Mariana Tomalin
19 December 2017

The place was perfect for a family holiday with our beloved dog.

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The Unexpected is 0.3km from the centre of Cannon Rocks , the nearest airport 107.6km (Port Elizabeth Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling