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Abalone Guest Lodge

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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“abalone”(80 reviews)
“the cliff”(63 reviews)
“whale watching”(33 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
4 Star accommodation
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All reviewsabalonethe cliffwhale watchingguest lodgesee whalesdirect accessoverlooking the oceanamazing viewsdelicious breakfastbeautiful roomsouthern right whalesstayed here for nightsperfect staywarm welcomegarden routespot whalescoastal path
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are a family of 4 with 2 teenage children (aged 16 and 18) and stayed at Abalone Guest Lodge for two nights between Cape Town and Oudtshorn to do some whale watching. Arriving a bit jaded after our journey we were greeted by the...More

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Response from HippoTraveller_11, Manager at Abalone Guest LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear J992014 Thank you for your beautiful review! It is always a pleasure to read such lovely and positive reviews from our guests. We are so happy you enjoyed your rooms, all the facilities and our breakfast. I will definitely share your positive review with...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Abalone Guest Lodge was a real surprise - even though it had just opened after some refurbishment an we were the only guests, all the stops were pulled out for us. Brilliant room (upgrade) with a fabulous view of the bay and lovely walks into...More

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Response from HippoTraveller_11, Manager at Abalone Guest LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Monica What a pleasure it was to have you here at the lodge. Thank you for your beautiful comments on TripAdvisor. We are so glad to read your enjoyed our breakfast. Our guests were lucky enough to spot whales this morning from the patio....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for a couple of nights and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. The lodge is beautiful and we could see whales from our room. The staff were exceptional and went out of their way to make our stay truly memorable. Highly recommended.More

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Response from HippoTraveller_11, Manager at Abalone Guest LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Toddy Thank you for taking time out to write a review for us! We are blessed to have such a superb location. The whales are showing of this morning in front of the lodge. Hope to see you again soon. Regards Dijana Manager at...More

Reviewed June 10, 2018

From the moment we set our feet into this wonderful Accomadation, we felt at home. Supper clean and stylist rooms . And warm welcome. Was perfect falling asleep listening to waves crashing outside. And waking up to breaktaking views.More

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Response from HippoTraveller_11, Manager at Abalone Guest LodgeResponded June 11, 2018

Dear Geraldine Thank you for choosing Abalone Lodge as your accommodation establishment. We are delighted to read you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to seeing you again in the not too distant future. Travel safe!!! Regards Dijana Manager at Abalone Lodge Part...More

Reviewed June 10, 2018

My girlfriend and I really enjoyed our stay at Abalone. The hotel is wonderful, right by the ocean and ideal for whale watching or simply enjoying the scenery. The hotel staff also went the extra mile to ensure we had an enjoyable stay. We'll definitely...More

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Response from HippoTraveller_11, Manager at Abalone Guest LodgeResponded June 11, 2018

Dear Fludy Thank you for your review and compliments on TripAdvisor. I will share your feedback with the entire Abalone team. We look forward to seeing you again. Regards Dijana Manager at Abalone Lodge Part of the Shell Lodges Group

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
$229 - $519 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Ocean View Hotel in Hermanus
#3 Bay View Hotel in Hermanus
#11 Great View Hotel in Hermanus
#30 Charming Hotel in Hermanus
#17 Romantic Hotel in Hermanus
#34 Family Hotel in Hermanus
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
$229 - $519 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Ocean View Hotel in Hermanus
#3 Bay View Hotel in Hermanus
#11 Great View Hotel in Hermanus
#30 Charming Hotel in Hermanus
#17 Romantic Hotel in Hermanus
#34 Family Hotel in Hermanus
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Double aspect garden room, is lovely"
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"Ask for a sea view room"
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"Loved our room on the far end with quiet views."
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