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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“honesty bar”(18 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Suites
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 days ago

When we arranged our trip to SA via a travel agent and they gave us the itinerary I saw guest house and thought "Oh well its only 2 nights" Les Baleines is a luxury guest house. We were met by Theresa the owner and noticed...More

Thank cathrat10
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although this guest house is a little out of town it is a very quiet and peaceful retreat. A short 5 min taxi ride and you are in the centre of Hermanus which is a lovely town with very many amenities. So many things were...More

Thank ktandy1
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

We spent two nights here on our honeymoon and it was perfect! Stunning views of the mountains and the sea, we didn’t Spot any whales as it was the wrong time of year but if there had been any it would be the perfect location!...More

Thank c0lleenmarieP
Reviewed 29 April 2018

We were booked here by Trailfinders. Whilst en route I emailed the owner asking if they had a dinner option. The response was quick, but no. However she said we'd be upgraded to the suite and a booking had been made at a local restaurant...More

Thank EWTG1
Reviewed 19 April 2018

Although this property is out of the town it is wonderful. Host Helen was a lovely woman and left us little Lindt bunnies as we arrived at Easter time. House is very clean and lovely breakfast was served. House has an outdoor pool and an...More

Thank Mark H
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Bar/Lounge
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Hotel Style
#2 Residential Neighborhood Hotel in Hermanus
#10 Ocean View Hotel in Hermanus
#25 Charming Hotel in Hermanus
#16 Great View Hotel in Hermanus
#8 Romantic Hotel in Hermanus
#41 Family Hotel in Hermanus
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Details
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Residential Neighborhood Hotel in Hermanus
#10 Ocean View Hotel in Hermanus
#25 Charming Hotel in Hermanus
#16 Great View Hotel in Hermanus
#8 Romantic Hotel in Hermanus
#41 Family Hotel in Hermanus
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Traveller (32)
Room & Suite (14)
Pool & Beach (5)
Dining (1)
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Sla40
18 September 2016|
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Response from Darka M | Reviewed this property |
Wifi across South Africa is pretty poor! FREE WIFI. Hair dryer in room, you need to get an adaptor, but off eBay before you go WIFI VERY SLOW
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"Ask for the suite but it does join the breakfast room and the pool area (its a small pool with loungers). The..."
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"Only 4 rooms so you either looked out over the sea or at the mountain"
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"one with a view of the sea"
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"Ask for a sea view"
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