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Gauteng, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Simple, but neat with everything we could have needed for the night. Friendly staff and comfortable accommodation. Honesty bar and Jacuzzi were a nice plus. Rooms were spacious and even facilities for self catering

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Yorkshire
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a querky bed and breakfast with the round staircase in the middle of the hotel and you could walk all the way round the outside. Staff were very friendly and helpful nothing was too much trouble. Very nice room with lovely views and very clean and tidy. A short walk from this hotel you can walk along the... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had been there with a group of 11 and booked the 2 cottages (one accross the street and one behind the Roundhouse) and the Cacharias Suite 1 and 2. The Roundhouse is great value for money. We loved the Suite with corner bath but all the other accommodations were also very well presented with luxurious touches. There is a... More 

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel and guest house is very unique and situated just a stones throw from some epic coastline. We were met on arrival by the owner who was very friendly and helped us out with everything we needed to know about the area. I personally stayed in the Abalone Cottage across the road which was very comfortable and spacious with... More 

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Bavel, The Netherlands
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place, magnificent view from the jacuzzi. You can see whales from there. We had the cottage across the street. Loved it! Nice, clean, well furnished! Gansbaai is even better than Hermanus to watch the whales!

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed October 28, 2016

We loved our two nights here. We were in the Cetecea suite which was great value for money, with luxurious touches. Breakfast was delicious. The staff couldn't have been more friendly and helpful. The location was superb, with views form the top floor over the sea. Lying in the rooftop hot tub with my G and T was wonderful. Thanks... More 

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Worldwide
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Reviewed October 23, 2016

Located in the quiet and peaceful De Kelders, just a short drive from Gansbaai. Few minutes walk to the sea, a frequent and popular whale-sighting spot. Well-designed rooms, spacious and comfortable. Hosts are pleasant and helpful. Information is readily available to guests and presented in a handy and professional manner. Facilities are above expectations: pool room with table tennis, ocean-facing... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed October 22, 2016

We stayed at the self catering cottage situated behind the roundhouse guesthouse. It was equipped with everything we needed, even firewood. It was a great place to relax and spend quality time with friends. We enjoyed all the facilities except two issues that we had: The beds are really uncomfortable I was unable to sleep and the bedroom I stayed... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed October 18, 2016

We stayed at the Roundhouse for 4 nights and stayed in the cottage across the road from the main hotel, this is ideal for those getting up early for shark diving as you can prepare own foods. The cottage has great wifi and digi tv with all the channels, the garden is adequate if wanting privacy otherwise the main hotel... More 

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Asperg, Germany
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Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

Thank you very much. I will come again. That is sure. Very friendly and professional. The Rooms are very stylish and clean. I can this House really recommend. And really close to the Roundhouse is a nice Pub with excellent Food. See you next time. Thanks Thomas

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Minibar
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Roundhouse is the best place to stay in Gansbaai as the owners are well experienced travel operators and own the tourism booking office in Town. The B&B is in De Kelders, THE prime land based Whale watching area in the world and has a unique African feel with special touches such as Shellstone clad walls contrasting with rough earthy paints. With Free WIFI, Rooftop Jacuzzi, outdoor Swimming pool and Games room with Pool and Table Tennis we have a large variety for you to lick back and relax for a few days. Our specialty is Shark Cage Diving and stay packages and offer a fantastic combination package for shark diving and Whale watching. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Roundhouse Guesthouse

Address: 61 Ingang Street | De Kelders, Gansbaai 7220, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Gansbaai
Price Range: $68 - $117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Roundhouse Guesthouse 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Cacharias Suite, cottages for families”
  • Bathroom Cacharias Suite 1
  • Cacharias Suite 1 (2 is even more luxurious)
 of 5 bubbles Napanangka, 1 week ago | Read review
“If in a group then ask for the cottage,”
 of 5 bubbles alunh960, Oct 18, 2016 | Read review
“Check early that the hot tub is heated up enough.”
 of 5 bubbles 817DanielR, Jul 7, 2016 | Read review
“We chose the most expensive room. It was very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles mllee1990, May 11, 2016 | Read review
“The Carcharias room has its own deck and spectacular views of Gansbaai.”
 of 5 bubbles hfdeepblue, Aug 15, 2015 | Read review
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