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Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent customer service and one of the most friendly owners i've ever met. She really wants to give you the best experience as possible and does everything to help you. Would definitely recommend this place. The rooms are clean and neat and the location is very good.

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aloehouse, Owner at Aloe Guest House, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking time to review Aloe House, Stijn. I'm delighted that your experience was such a positive one and hope to welcome you back soon!

Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Leslie welcomed us to the Guest House and from minute 1 we felt at home. The town is very cute and everything walking distance. We stayed only 1 night and the morning after John took his time to explain us in detail how to reach our next destination and filled us with tips and recommendations. It felt like we were...

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aloehouse, Owner at Aloe Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review and kind words! It was a pleasure hosting you and we hope to welcome you back soon.

Tulbagh, South Africa
Reviewed 14 January 2017

John & Lesley have really put their heart and soul into their guest house; with no detail or cost spared in the product they offer to their guests. Rooms are very spacious with beds that you do not want to get out of, spotless, equipped with everything and then some and the common area with pools and ample space to...

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Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

I loved my time in Hermanus, she blew my expectation out the bay 😉 Firstly we, my family and I, were received by This gracious and loving lady, Leslie, co-owner of the Aloe guest house and it set a great tone for our time in this gorgeous town. This was our 3rd town that we spent a night at on...

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aloehouse, Owner at Aloe Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your detailed review, Phindi. You mention very important points which make a guest's experience such a positive one, such as location, a home from home feel, cleanliness, ambience and quality of sleep. We are happy that Hermanus was such a surprise for you :) We are delighted that you and your sister enjoyed the glassed...

Cape Town
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We stayed with our 4 children (all under 10) in the family suite. The accommodation was fabulous. The hosts were friendly and welcoming. Excellent home-made biscuits in the room! Breakfast is basic but good. Order your cooked meal as soon as you get to the breakfast room, as it takes a while to be prepared for you. Definitely recommend this...

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aloehouse, Owner at Aloe Guest House, responded to this review

We appreciate the time taken to review us. Many thanks for your kind comments and positive feedback. We hope to welcome you back to Aloe House soon!

Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Needed a one night stay over between holiday destinations. What a fantastic and tranquil place. John and Lesley made us feel at home from the first "hallo". Thank you so much. We stayed in the family unit and it was extremely comfortable for the 5 of us, all creature comforts included.

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aloehouse, Owner at Aloe Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us, Cobus. We are happy that your experience at Aloe House was such a positive one. We look forward to welcoming you and your lovely family back soon. Enjoy the rest of your holiday!

Gustavsberg, Sweden
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Me and my husband stayed here for 3 nights in December 2016. We loved it. Lesley and John were sweet and caring. We really felt welcome. The guest house only have 5 rooms which makes it cosy and intimate. We had the pool to ourselves every day. I really recommend Aloe Guest House to anyone visiting Hermanus.

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aloehouse, Owner at Aloe Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your positive feedback, Nina. We are delighted that your stay with us was such a good experience. We wish you and Thomas a happy festive season and look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Hamburg
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Nice Guesthouse with clean rooms in a good area close to the city centre. Hermanus is worth a trip even withput whales. Breakfast was very minimal and one of the worst in our 6-week travel through south africa.

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aloehouse, Owner at Aloe Guest House, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to review us. We regret you found breakfast so disappointing and this will be looked into. We are pleased that the rest of your experience was positive and that you enjoyed your time in Hermanus.

Reviewed 24 October 2016

The guest house is situated a walking distance from the town center, we had a lovely and warm welcome by Lesley who was more than happy to help us book a place for dinner and explain a bit about the area. the facilities are wonderful, very comfortable and clean with a lovely garden and pool. After a very hearty and...

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aloehouse, Owner at Aloe Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review us! Your positive experience staying with us makes us very happy and your kind comments have been passed on to the staff. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely little B&B close to the city center and beach area to see if the whales are visiting. Rooms are nicely designed and bed comfortable. Loved the coffee as it not the normal instant type stuff. Staff and management were friendly and helpful.

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Many thanks for taking time to review Aloe House. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your stay and that your experience was such a positive one.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are situated 10minutes walk from the Hermanus CBD and all main attractions. All Suites have a lounge which has a couch, TV's with 15 channels & own decoder, safes, heaters and fans, hairdryers,fridges,Tea & Coffee Facility, crisp white linen,Electric Blankets,ports for Laptops + Free Wi-Fi. Mountain bike facility , secure parking and car wash. Our large sparkling pool and water features form a lovely view from the rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aloe Guest House

Address: 53 Main Road | Northcliff, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Hermanus
Price Range: £82 - £172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Aloe Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“All of them are great”
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