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Les Baleines

4.5 of 5 Guest house   |   193 Third Street, off 10th Ave | Voëlklip, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
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Ranked #52 of 81 Hermanus B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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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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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just like other travellers we were initially a bit concerned that we were out on the edge of the town but it didn't spoil our trip. It's a quick drive into town either in your own car or taxi. We had read that the owner books you in to 'Burgundy' for dinner and onto a whale watching trip. We appreciated... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed one night in Les Baleines and we were sorry we did not book to stay more than one night! The decor is beautiful from the main entrance to the bedrooms and there is a beautiful pool too. Beds comfortable. Safe and secure parking behind the main entrance. Guesthouse is located a short drive from Hermanus town. Teresa had pre... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for 2 nights on honeymoon. This place is out of Hermanus town centre about 4K roughly. It's situated on a hill with lovely views of the bay. At this time of the year there are so many whales in the bay that you can regularly see them from the balcony. They had pre booked us for dinner... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had 3 nights in this hotel.We were lucky enough to get the best suite in the house-the beluga whale suite-it has great views of the sea and with binoculars you can see the whales swimming.the breakfast was lovely and the pool are really nice. Its a lovely relaxing house and very nicley decorated. It is a little bit further... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had 3 nights in this very chic hotel. The views of the ocean were amazing . The only criticism was it was quite a long way from town so had to get a taxi which was easy to get from the hotel. Direct line through to a very good taxi service. Really enjoyed our stay

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

This hotel is ideal for travellers looking for peace and quiet. It is beautifully decorated with a sea animal theme throughout: it must have taken years to build such a collection of items and memorabilia ! While the place itself is situated away from the town centre, there is a wonderful view of Hermanus bay from the living room and... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

quiet so very nice, had the pool to ourselves, even though it was very cold. The room are very nice especially the shower as it is just wood on the floor and it feels like you have lots of space. the snooker table was so fun I played as soon I got back to the hotel and until I went... More

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74 reviews 74 reviews
32 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Well I suppose it has to rain sometimes in South Africa and seaside towns off season are much the same everywhere a bit dreary and sad. It's not hard to find and only a few minutes from Hermanus proper. Nice room with (wet!) view of the sea and distant waves to rock you to sleep. After a run of full... More

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Bourne, Lincolnshire
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28 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014 via mobile

We were surprised at how far out of town we had to drive to find this place. We knew the town would probably be quiet as we were out of season, so instead of staying two nights we had knocked it down to one. the guest house its self is nicely done with a large dining and chilling area with... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

We had a lovely stay in les Balinese . It's a very nice easy going place. It was very clean and cosy. The Staff were very helpful , especially Teresa . It's located a little outside hermanus near one of the beaches but local taxi service is available if needed .

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Address: 193 Third Street, off 10th Ave | Voëlklip, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Hermanus
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Les Baleines 4.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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