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Les Baleines

193 Third Street, off 10th Ave | Voëlklip, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
Les Baleines
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We aare a family of five travelling from Capetown around the Garden Route for my sons 21st. We arrived quite late at Les Baleines having had a few problems. Our host Teresa was most welcoming and very understanding. We stayed for 2 nights as we were on a tight schedule and we were going shark cage diving in the area... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice guest house, but for us something was lacking. The host was rather invisible, this was a little disappointing as I see the personal interaction being important for such a property to act as a differential between a guest house and a larger hotel. The property was very clean and rather fancy. Huge bath! The issue is that it is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently spent 1 night here on our Garden Route tour and thought it was wonderful. Was lovely to be away from the town and have total tranquility for a night. The hosts were very accomodating and had booked us dinner at The Burgundy which was superb. We stayed in the Mountain Monkey room which was quiet and luxurious with... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband I are have stayed here about 5 times now, and it is always pleasant. This time round we stayed in the room next to the dining area (only realized it was this one until we got there). It did get quite noisy, so will certainly not recommend this and suggest you properly understand which room you will be... More 

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Leeds
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

We stayed here for two nights. It is situated just outside of the town centre on a hillside withe views to the sea. The facilities are superb, the blue whale suite was lovely, as described it is a suite with its own doors to the pool and sun deck, there were lots of lovely little homely touches in the room... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We recently spent two nights at this Guest House. On arrival we were shown round by Lena who was very helpful. Our room and bathroom were very nice. We had a balcony overlooking the small pool which gave us an impressive view to the fantastic beach. We could hear the sea from our room even though Les Baleines is not... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

We stayed here for one night in the blue whale suite, beautiful room with double doors opening onto swimming pool deck, this is a perfect home away from home. The staff had booked us a table at Burgundy that evening in Hermanus, it was fabulous. Lots of luxurious little touches and loved the honesty bar, so we could help ourselves.... More 

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Cambridge
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We stayed here for 2 nights on our Garden route journey. The property is lovely with a lot of charm and character very well themed to the whale heritage. The deck area had great views out to the bay. Our room was spacious and nicely decorated with a lovely bathroom and large terrace with loungers. Very light and bright though... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for one night in the surprisingly nice town of Hermanus. The place was beautifully payed out, with exquisite decorations and a real personal touch created by Theresa Louw. Has a great view and access to the wonderful beach. My wife was taking interior decoration ideas from the room it was so nice.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Stayed here for 2 nights and would of liked more.The staff were excellent with good breakfast served each morning.There is a decked area with a small pool which is ideal after a day out travelling.We thought the rooms were of a high standard,especially the bathroom.The pre booking of an evening meal at a resturant and a day trip whale watching... More 

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