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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice lodge run directly by the owner. Rooms silent, very spacious and comfortable facing direcly the small swimming pool. Bathroom with both bath and shower providing nice biodegradable cosmetics. The owner kindly offers to make reservations for the tours in the area and cooks delicious French toast for breakfast. The only minus is the position, directly on the main... More 

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16Anel, Owner at Sixteen Guesthouse on Main, responded to this review

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

We arranged to arrive early and Anel was there to meet us.The room was spacious and comfortable. I was pleased find a bath as well as a shower in the bathroom. Close to town with safe parking.Be aware of the light switches before going out as if you return after dark it can be a little dangerous knocking against furniture... More 

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16Anel, Owner at Sixteen Guesthouse on Main, responded to this review

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Bålsta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016

My third visit to Hermanus and finally a guesthouse I'd like to visit again! Like most guest houses in South Africa it's friendly - but not all are as spacious and well maintained as Sixteen Guesthouse on Main. Most amenities - including a bath tub - are readily avialable. Safe parking - like most gues housesv offer today- and a... More 

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16Anel, Owner at Sixteen Guesthouse on Main, responded to this review

Much appreciated, thanks a lot! More 

Wales
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36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016

Our second visit and nothing disappointed. Anel continues to be the perfect hostess. This is such a little treasure ajd at a reasonable price. The rooms are beautifully furnished with real attention to detail. See you next time we're in Hermanus.

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16Anel, Owner at Sixteen Guesthouse on Main, responded to this review

Much appreciated, Rosemary! Was lovely to have you back. Feels like family. More 

Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015

Sixteen Guesthouse on main Street exceeded my expectations. The proprietor, Anel, is hospitable without being gushing, over-the-top or intrusive. The rooms are spacious, especially for budget accommodation and the Hermanus village square and sea front is a short walk away. When I was staying there the guests were young or a bit-older-than-young couples from Europe. Good value and recommended.

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Hi Alan I smiled at your comments, "no kids plz". Much appreciated! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

the owner was very nice even made a speical breakfast for ' cause i dont eat meat :) gave us good reccomandations for dinner and where to go. very big rooms with everithing in it just nice and relaxed, very clean!

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

Always a bit wary about B&B's but the quality of this place was beyond our expectations. beautifully decorated rooms with little lounges off the bedroom. Even though on the main street in Hermanus it was peaceful at night, and within walking distance of town centre. Breakfast, we had to state what time we wanted it in the morning, a little... More 

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16Anel, Owner at Sixteen Guesthouse on Main, responded to this review

Much appreciated, Halina! More 

Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

It was a pleasant one night stay. Rooms are absolutely nice, and very close to restaurants and beachfront where you can actually watch the whales. Parking is very safe. One can walk as well to the beachfront.

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Thanks a lot! Much appreciated. More 

dublin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

Great location, an easy safe walk to restaurants and bars. Very near to the cliff walk where you can watch the whales from the shore. Nice and quiet at night for a restful sleep. The rooms are very tastefully decorated and spacious. There is a sitting area inside and a nice veranda outside. The rooms overlook a small garden with... More 

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16Anel, Owner at Sixteen Guesthouse on Main, responded to this review

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

Very pleasant one night stay here. Room was very nice, spacious and clean. Owner was very helpful indeed, and breakfast was very nice. We came in winter so it was a little chilly in the evening - bed was very warm with an electric blanket but in general the room was a little cool (even with heater). We slept very... More 

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Much appreciated, thanks! More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are an easy walk to town, restaurants, shops and the seafront. All rooms have hospitality trays, TVs with D-SAT, safes, fridges, hair-dryers, wi-fi and full en-suite bathrooms. All stylish appointed suites have unique "garden bathrooms." All suites have private entrances leading onto the pool and garden. Enjoy a unique breakfast-of-the-day in our cafe style breakfast room. Brand new addition to our facilities: bicycles - very popular and fun, fun, fun! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sixteen Guesthouse on Main

Address: 16 Main Road | Westcliff, Hermanus 7200, South Africa (Formerly Sixteen Reasons Guesthouse)
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Hermanus
Price Range: $48 - $89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sixteen Guesthouse on Main 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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