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Harbour Vue Guest House

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   84 Westcliff Drive, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
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Ranked #9 of 80 Hermanus B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved it. Service which Barry gives is outstanding. Breakfast was beautifully presented & delicious. Fixtures and comfort of the rooms was excellent. Lovly atmosphere, only two mintue walk to the beach. Thank you for a fabulous stay, I will definitely return. Pat from Durban

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Maputo, Mozambique
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thank you for a lovely stay in Hermanus! This guest house is beautiful and the staff are extremely thoughtful and hospitable. The location is perfect just above the misty cliffs path and minutes from the habour for whale watching. Loved it!

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Rotterdam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to stay for a couple of days! Berry will do anything to make your stay as comfortable as possible, on top of the delicious breakfast! The rooms are spacious and well decorated. We actually seen whales from our bedroom.

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Lagos, Nigeria
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Staying at Harbour Vue was an absolute treat. We were welcomed so warmly that we felt like family. The house is adorable and so comfy. We even spotted a whale from the balcony. The breakfast was delicious and Barry provided such excellent service. Staying here is a must.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

There were three of us travelling and we had two rooms at the Harbour View in Hermanus. The accommodation is truly fantastic: Clean, neat and fully equipped - perfectly positioned close to town (but not too close!) and close to the harbour area. Spectacular views and within two minutes walk of the beach / coast walk. As good as the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Barry was one of the best hosts we had during our two week tour around South Africa. He did everything that was expected from a good host (offering to book reservations at restraunts and whale watching). The rooms were a very good size, with big beds and good sized bathrooms. Harbour rock grill was very good. Also 'lemon butta' along... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

A perfect haven with lovely view of the harbour, ideal for relaxing and visiting Hermanus. The rooms were beautiful, comfortable and impecable clean. The breakfast was superb and Barry, the host, was very professional, helpful and did everything to make us feel welcome. We would definitely recommend it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

This is the second time that we have stayed at Harbour Vue, and the décor, comfort, views and the service which Barry gives remain of the highest standard. Located close to the new harbour, but need a car to drive into the town centre in the evenings.

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Durbanville, South Africa
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014 via mobile

Situated 1km from the town center and a few hundred meters from the harbor. The view is breathtaking! The rooms are beautiful and comfortable with en suite bathroom. The breakfast is superb and Barry, the host, is a hoot. Definitely a must for local and international guests

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

The view over the ocean and new harbour from our room, Southern Right, was lovely but unfortunately our stay was a little tarnished by not being given our booked choice of room, Fynbos, which had a balcony. We were told this was because the owner had received a longer booking than ours a few months after confirming our booking. Southern... More

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Address: 84 Westcliff Drive, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Hermanus
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Harbour Vue Guest House 4*
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