The Sands @ St Francis

Self Rated: 5.0 out of 5
8 Frank Road, Saint Francis Bay, 6312, South Africa
4.5 out of 5 rating 253 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at The Sands @ St Francis in Saint Francis Bay, you'll be by the ocean, just a 2-minute walk from St. Francis Bay Beach and 12 minutes by foot from St. Francis Bay Golf Club. This 5-star guesthouse is 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from St. Francis Links and 2.5 mi (4 km) from Port St. Francis.


Make yourself at home in one of the 5 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring minibars and plasma televisions. Your Select Comfort bed comes with Egyptian cotton sheets. Rooms have private balconies or patios. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Partially open bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature jetted bathtubs and complimentary toiletries.


Dip into one of the 2 outdoor swimming pools or enjoy other recreational amenities, which include a sauna. Additional features at this guesthouse include complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services.


Enjoy a meal at the restaurant, or stay in and take advantage of the guesthouse's room service (during limited hours). Unwind at the end of the day with a drink at the bar/lounge or the poolside bar. A complimentary English breakfast is served daily from 8 AM to 10:30 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. Guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle for a surcharge, and free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

St. Francis Bay Beach - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
St. Francis Bay Golf Club - 1 km / 0.6 mi
St. Francis Links - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Port St. Francis - 3.8 km / 2.4 mi
Seal Point Lighthouse - 7.2 km / 4.5 mi
Dolphin Beach - 25.2 km / 15.6 mi
Jeffreys Bay Beach - 25.6 km / 15.9 mi
Fountains Mall - 32 km / 19.9 mi
Albatross Beach - 35.7 km / 22.2 mi

The preferred airport for The Sands @ St Francis is Port Elizabeth (PLZ) - 109.6 km / 68.1 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
This property enforces quiet hours after 11 PM.
The front desk is open daily from 6:00 AM - 7:00 PM.
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 7:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property for check-in instructions.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

  • -Free self parking
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -Poolside bar
  • -Spa tub
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Concierge services
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Terrace
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • -Restaurant
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Sauna
  • -Garden
  • -Wheelchair accessible – no
  • -Covered parking