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“Wonderful!!!” 5 of 5 stars
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Cliff Lodge
4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   6 Cliff Str | De Kelders, Gansbaai 7220, South Africa   |  
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Ranked #1 of 29 Gansbaai B&B and Inns
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“Wonderful!!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2007

We were ment to stay for 2 nights, but could not resist another night. We only wish we had had more time. A fantastic B&B. Spectacular location, wonderful rooms, great attentive service. We would go back without hesitation. The view from the day bed in the ocean front suite is amazing. Such a relaxing place to spend a few days at, we could not fault it. Do not stay in Hermanus, far to commercial. We did the shark diving and eco boat trip and really enjoyed them, and it is only ten minutes down the road from Cliff Lodge.

  • Stayed April 2007, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Check in / front desk
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2006

The perfect place to stay - our favourite in our travels of the world. We stayed in 2005 and returned in 2006. Unparalelled for accommodation, service, hospitality, and of course location - as close as you'll get to viewing whales from the land anywhere in the world. Forget Hermanus (the better known location just around the bay) and come here. The guesthouse is immaculate - small enough to be personal, but also respectful of your privacy. Thanks to Gideon & Gill for making such a fantastic place to stay.

  • Liked — Location
  • Disliked — Nothing!
  • Stayed October 2006, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Check in / front desk
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Cliff Lodge

Address: 6 Cliff Str | De Kelders, Gansbaai 7220, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Gansbaai
Amenities:
Free Parking Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 29 B&Bs / Inns in Gansbaai
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Cliff Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 5
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Cliff Lodge is a stylish seafront guesthouse, superbly positioned on the cliffs of De Kelders, with breathtaking views. The four luxurious bedrooms have ocean views, satellite television and sea facing patios. The spacious penthouse suite has unbeatable sea views with a huge balcony and glass-fronted living room for whale watching in true style. This is one of the best places in the world to experience land based whale watching and Great White Shark diving. ... more   less 
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