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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Such a great experience. Very good service. Food was good. Beautiful views from the ocean view rooms. Rooms were big enough and everything you need is in the hotel or in walking proximity. We can recommend this hotel to everybody. Stunning.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Sunday evening the 21 st of August we set off to The Marine for a seafood platter.. It was a birthday dinner party for 6 people.the Seafood platter was a huge disappointment.The prawns were covered in too much light brown batter and the chips served with the fish and chips order were soaked with oil.Our extra 3 portions chips came... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful hotel overlooking the sea in the quiet (at least in winter) town of Hermanus. Great rooms (we had interconnecting rooms for us and the kids) and they were beautiful. Food in the Seafood Restaurant was great for both dinner and breakfast. Views over the bay are stunning and we saw a Southern Right whale breaching while walking in the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I visited The Marine 2 weeks ago and were amazed with the fantastic five star treatment we received. We drove through the security boom and as we got out of our car a porter was there to greet us by name. The front desk handled our arrival quickly and efficiently also calling us by name. The lady... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I had spent a weekend away at The Marine over the 19-21 August, and I must say we were completely blown away. Having traveled extensively, both internationally and locally, we have experienced our fair share of five star hotels and luxury accommodation, however there really is something special about The Marine. From the friendly, outgoing staff, to... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We made reservations for an ocean view and left two messages with the manager to ensure we had the right room, but we were given a room overlooking the roof of the spa and the manager never conversed with us. Our room was so small, the bed area was slightly bigger than than closet/bathroom combined and we ran out of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great accommodation with the most helpful and happy staff stayed in a luxury room on east side...room 106... a lot of room excellent bed and pillows own spacious lounge room excellent view also had spatious verandah with panoramic views close to large range of restaurants all within walking distance also walk to galleries and market as well as small shops... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Marine Hermanus boasts a history and a legacy. We even forgot that at one stage Brad Pitt stayed at The Marine. Superbly located right on the sea front and a short walk to Restaurants and the wonderful walkway along the ocean. You are greeted with happy smiles along with a warm towel To freshen you up after your journey... More 

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TheMarineteam, General Manager at The Marine Hermanus, responded to this review

Dear Guests Thank you very much for your review. I am delighted to hear that you will be back with us and that you had a whale of a time. In response to your feedback about the Duty Manager, I will certainly make sure that the necessary training is done so that it will never occur with any other guests.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another level of accommodation,impressed impressed impressed.Over the moon about the service and the staff was on the ball! I went with my wife and from Check in to check out we were served ,Staff was friendly ,helpful well dressed,well spoken,knowledgable knew their surroundings and eager to assist in anyway .That made our stay so memorable ,Supper and breakfast was world... More 

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TheMarineteam, General Manager at The Marine Hermanus, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to write such a glowing review of your stay with us. I will be sure to convey your feedback to my entire team. They will be so happy to read this. We pride ourselves on delivering the best service at all times and I am over the moon to hear that you... More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fabulous hotel. Remarkable rooms (we had a suite) with balcony. Great dinner. Views over the bay from the windows (and from both the shower and bath!). Breakfast was a little confused. Not served as a buffet on our first day, Served as a central buffet on our second day. Some renovations ongoing. I suspect this hotel will be excellent after... More 

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TheMarineteam, General Manager at The Marine Hermanus, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. I am delighted to read that you had a memorable time with us. Our location is prime and we are fortunate to be surrounded by such breath taking beauty. Our refurbishment is now completed. Thank you for understanding our situation and for your patience in this... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Marine is one of the southern hemisphere's most spectacular seaside Relais & Chateaux properties. Perched on the cliffs, overlooking Hermanus's Walker Bay, The Marine boasts 40 individually decorated bedrooms and suites. This unforgettable property overlooks South Africa's most pristine whale sanctuary, and it is just a stone's throw from one of the greatest densities of the endangered Great White Shark, and selection of fynbos species in the Cape. The Marine offers guests the unique opportunity to experience the finest land-based whale watching in the world. From June to September guests are able to view these majestic creatures from the comfort of their beautiful sea-facing bedroom. The attention to detail is apparent in every aspect of this remarkable owner managed property - from the personal service to the exceptional cuisine which is overseen by The Collection by Liz McGrath's Grand Chef, Peter Tempelhoff, the perfect-for-sundowners Sun Lounge and the in-house Carchele Beauty Spa. Each piece of The Marine story adds another element to an unforgettable stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Marine Hermanus

Address: Marine Drive, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Hermanus
Price Range: $203 - $426 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Marine Hermanus 5*
Number of rooms: 40
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Also Known As:
The Marine Hermanus Hotel Hermanus
The Marine Hotel Hermanus
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#1 Family Hotel in Hermanus
#2 Romantic Hotel in Hermanus
#3 Luxury Hotel in Hermanus
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