We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
WINNER WONDERLAND
Win Big When You Book on TripAdvisor

The Dunes at Arniston Hotel

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Arniston
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
The Dunes at Arniston Hotel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

63 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 57: English reviews
Gansbaai, South Africa
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We enjoyed a very pleasant stay at your facility. The rooms was neat and the buffet breakfast we had was deliciously prepared. My wife and I enjoyed the time we'd spent their. Staff was excellent with their services to us. Keep it up!!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Sammy B
Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very nice accommodation friendly staff adequate food and pleasant atmosphere. Except for Sat night not many people around but has its advantages when compared to Arniston Hotel both in service friendliness and value for money. All types of amenities available pool sauna games room and safe and secure........ideal for people wanting to relax and commute to places of interest around....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Leonard H
Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place, great value for money, friendly staff...the breakfast was delicious, the highlight... over enough. Rooms are clean, neat and tidy!! The pool area was heaven. I felt special!! Thank you The Dunes family!!! The Dunes, definitely again!!!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank cedrick469
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

We thought it would be more "upmarket" for the price.Standard rooms need upgrading if you ask this type of price. Noise levels in this block at night unacceptable and got no rest. The restaurant for breakfast was nice and good breakfast.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank 701ilset
Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 4 November 2016

We were entertaining our VIP customer, we received exemplary service, clean rooms, conference facilities are awesome and the food was absolutely to die for. Our VIP customer had an amazing time and will also be returning to The Dunes in the near future. We will see you soon in both business and personal capacity. Thank you for your amazing service,...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank GeneveveEloff
21clinta, General Manager at The Dunes at Arniston Hotel, responded to this review

Wow! Thank you for your review. We're pleased that your VIP customer had a great time and that you were satisfied with your stay. Please do consider us for a business stay and a personal getaway. We'd love to welcome you back.

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 20 October 2016

We needed accommodation near Bredasdorp during the Voet van Afrika race and decided to rather stay at the Dunes in Arniston than in town. Staff is extremely well trained and friendly. We found the accommodation quite odd but figured out that it was probably build for a different purpose and then converted into hotel rooms. The wifi speed can be...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Jakofsa
21clinta, General Manager at The Dunes at Arniston Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a detailed review and for all your lovely comments about our friendly staff, food and value for money. We hope you enjoyed the Voet van Afrika race. We also appreciate your comments about accommodation configuration and WiFi. We offer three types of accommodation. Our standard accommodation (16 units each of which comfortably...

Bredasdorp
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Excellent stay and good service from all the staff like I said the gym must get a upgrade some of the equipment is old and broken then also you can upgrade the wi fi system when theere is a lot of people the wi.fi gets very slow

 Report
Helpful?
Thank frikkiec2016
21clinta, General Manager at The Dunes at Arniston Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and for your positive comments about our service and staff. We also appreciate your input regarding our fitness room and WiFi. The faulty equipment in our fitness room is in the process of being repaired or removed and there are plans to purchase new equipment / fitness aids in the New Year. Our IT support...

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Great service, impeccable rooms, great service. We loved our stay and pricing was reasonable for the quality received. If you want isolation (Arniston is quite remote) and a break away then this is the place.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank byrnie
21clinta, General Manager at The Dunes at Arniston Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words and for taking the time to write a review.

India
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Ordered a take away dinner at The Dunes restaurant at Arniston and the food was good quality and quantity. Good value for money overall. Good service and very beautifully decorated place. Would love to go back and stay there.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Chiknifaras
21clinta, General Manager at The Dunes at Arniston Hotel, responded to this review

We're glad you enjoyed your meal and we appreciate your comments. Thank you for writing a review.

Pretoria
Reviewed 31 August 2016

What a beautiful and tranquil place. The location and setting makes you feel that you are in a little piece of heaven. The friendly Staff en clean facilities makes this a sure place to return on a family stay.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank slakkie30
21clinta, General Manager at The Dunes at Arniston Hotel, responded to this review

"Little piece of heaven" - what a lovely way to describe our location and setting. Thank you. We appreciate your review.

36 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (20)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (5)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (2)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (7)
Viewed
Other (6)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (16)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (4)
Viewed
Room/Suite (2)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (2)
Viewed
Other (3)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Arniston
14.3 mi away
Arniston Spa Hotel
Arniston Spa Hotel
#1 of 2 in Arniston
607 reviews
19.8 mi away
Agulhas Country Lodge
Agulhas Country Lodge
#1 of 1 in L'Agulhas
270 reviews
0.1 mi away
Victoria Hotel
Victoria Hotel
#1 of 1 in Bredasdorp
8 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
19.3 mi away
Ocean View Guest B&B
Ocean View Guest B&B
#2 of 6 in Struisbaai
90 reviews
20.4 mi away
South Point Self Catering and B&B
18.6 mi away
Mermaid Guest House
Mermaid Guest House
#1 of 6 in Struisbaai
83 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Dunes at Arniston is the perfect base for beach-friendly romantic getaways, family holidays and business breakaways. We are conveniently situated immediately before Arniston historic seaside village in the Overberg amid fynbos-rich landscape and sandy dunes. At your home-away-from-home escape, we provide comfortable accommodation and top facilities for private guests, weddings, special occasions and business functions. Our friendly staff is on hand and eager to make your stay with us as memorable as possible. Every year, visitors from all over the globe flock to these parts to see the southernmost tip of Africa where the two oceans meet at Cape Agulhus. Still, while it is a popular holiday destination, Arniston and surrounds has retained the legendary natural beauty and tranquil crowd-less charm for which it is well known. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Dunes at Arniston Hotel

Address: Arniston Rd | R316, Arniston 7280, South Africa (Formerly Die Herberg)
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Arniston
Hotel Class:3 star — The Dunes at Arniston Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 102
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from The Dunes at Arniston Hotel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“The executive rooms were great”
  • Arniston sea view
 of 5 bubbles BrianVMoore, 20 Mar 2016 | Read review
“All are nice, but higher floor better view and corner suites are large and sunny!”
 of 5 bubbles marlene_nell, 19 Oct 2015 | Read review
“All rooms is fine”
 of 5 bubbles Sallvon, 27 Dec 2014 | Read review
3 of 3