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Leicestershire
Reviewed 9 December 2015

We chose The Last Word for a relaxing four night stay towards the end of a demanding itinerary. The view is just what we had expected but the room #5 probably surpassed our expectations. Service was outstanding. Overall, this is top quality accommodation. The only slight downside was the absence of restaurants nearby. The in-house dining is not of an...

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 3 December 2015

We had an absolutely wonderful stay at this beautiful boutique hotel. It is right on the beach and has simply incredible views. We had room 1 which is a downstairs suite and I believe it is the largest room in the hotel. Although it is downstairs it still has amazing views over the beach and the sea and was wonderfully...

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1Thank Han V
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

We just spent 2 nights here as part of our 2 week long honeymoon in South Africa, and with just one more night left in Cape Town this place was the perfect place to start to bring our honeymoon to a close. We had room 5 which was upstairs and the room was amazing. Clean, crisp and big... with an...

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Thank KirstyL27
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2015

Beautiful setting, can't eat meal for constantly whale watching. Very relaxing place with spectacular views and lovely staff. Huge room with comfortable bed and large bathroom. Great to sit on balcony in sitting area and watch surfers.

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San Mateo, California
Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

Open the patio doors to your room and walk straight out to the dazzling white beach. We only saw a few walkers and some surfers so it felt like we had the beach to ourselves. The Last Word is Ahhhhhhh....submersion in total luxury and attentiveness on a small scale. Franie anticipated our every need. The decor was inviting and the...

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Catalkoy, Turkish Cyprus
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Our first time to Long Beach and it was lovely. Suite 4 has superb views across the bay and you have the sound of the surf all the time. The beach is a surfing beach and local people all walk and socialise their dogs there. All responsible and no fouling on the beach. It makes a nice walk after a...

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Thank Cyprusmal
Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

The attention to detail is fantastic the staff amazing they positively radiate genuine friendliness it obvious that they enjoy their work I cannot speak to highly of all them. The property is beautifully decorated and exudes peace and tranquillity I would struggle to imagine that somewhere there might be a better view to take in over breakfast. We will definitely...

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1Thank Mark H
Johannesburg
Reviewed 28 September 2015

We recently stayed at this hotel for three nights in the Elegant Suite upstairs. The suite is very well decorated and together with the lounge/dining area, has beautiful furnishings. The included drinks and minibar have a good selection, and breakfasts are adequate. Staff were always very welcoming and helpful. The downside of this property is the guest parking area which...

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2Thank GIGinaJohannesburg
Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 12 September 2015

What an incredible little place! Sublime view of the ocean, the distant mountains and surfbreak.Walk out right onto the beautiful beach. We stayed in one of the down-stairs rooms which has the benefit of walking out onto the garden (also nice view) and easy access to the pool. Clean feel throughout. Lovely breakfast. I definitely recommend having the Eggs Benedict...

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2Thank enroutee
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Picture perfect! This is the best retreat house we stayed on. Beautifully decorated rooms with private patios…. Expect the unobstructed view of the Long Beach. The ambiance is beyond words…. Its tranquility will bring you comfort as soon as you arrive. It has free minibar too! (Yes, free flow of Red, White, Rose’ and beers). Perfect for honeymooners or for...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Breakfast Available
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Long Beach is situated in the picturesque lobster-fishing village of Kommetjie, a short thirty minute drive from Cape Town. It is truly a special place to stay, offering a rare and rewarding alternative, romantic hideaway. Facilities include a swimming pool, relaxing sun deck with ocean views and whale watching in season. There are six ultra luxurious suites all with stylishly comfortable interiors. Each spectacularly appointed room faces the sea. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Last Word Long Beach

Address: 1 Kirsten Avenue, Kommetjie 7975, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Kommetjie
Price Range: $377 - $798 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Last Word Long Beach 5*
Number of rooms: 6
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The Last Word Long Beach Hotel Kommetjie
Long Beach Cape Town
The Last Word Long Beach Kommetjie, Cape Town, South Africa
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“All rooms are good!”
  • View from the shower
 of 5 bubbles 687stephanw, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“They're all lovely. Best views are upstairs; closest to pool and beach, downstairs.”
 of 5 bubbles lastword2016, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“It wold be a pity to stay here and not have a room with a sea view, if available”
  • View of the bay, Chapman's Peak and rear of Table Mountain
 of 5 bubbles GeoffreyT127, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 4 had a lovely view of the ocean. It may be best to request an ocean view if you would like one to avoid disappointment.”
 of 5 bubbles amandak941, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room on main floor”
  • 170.00 a night in July
 of 5 bubbles Blowfishy, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
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