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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 1 February 2015

Being my first time in South Africa, the manager and staff were very helpful in transporting me from/to the airport and also helping me get around town for site seeing. The view of the ocean from the rooms is absolutely amazing. The room itself is beautiful. I can only explain the incredible beauty of this place through pictures. Check them...

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Reviewed 2 January 2015

Stayed from Jan 1st to 2nd. Only 1 night as it was fully booked and we only booked in early December. Some reviews I've read (including their own website) mentioned that the rooms on the lower floor do not have nice views, this is no longer the case as the huge hedge that was blocking the view previously has been...

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 December 2014

This was our third time in South Africa and the end of our trip and what a way to spend our last three day's. A beautiful boutique hotel with just six rooms right on the beach at Kommetjie. The view from the breakfast room upstairs is stunning, the ocean, Table mountain and Chapman's Peak in the distance and just people...

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Turnhout, Belgium
Reviewed 21 December 2014

The Last Word is a charming boutique hotel with only a handful of rooms, very attentive, wonderful staff and a beautiful location. Spacious rooms, great breakfast service and spectacular view across the ocean. Just a word of advice: when arriving after dark, as we did, it is not obvious where the hotel is located, as Kirsten Avenue turns into a...

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 1 December 2014

Excellent location on the beach with a perfect view on the Table Mountains behind the bay. No noise but the breaking waves. Have dinner on their balcony or your terrace, and simply enjoy. Surf spot right in front of the house. Famie and the entire team went the extra mile for whatever was requested. Thanks. Great stay. Was there after...

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1Thank JSHZH
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 3 November 2014

My wife and I spent a long weekend at this wonderful , friendly boutique hotel with the most beautiful sea views. The first impressions of friendly helpful staff were backed up throughout the weekend with their unflagging attention to their guests. The complimentary drinks were a bonus, and the wonderful sea views from the bedroom and dining-room were a bonus....

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2Thank Ian R
South Yorkshire
Reviewed 29 October 2014

Only 6 magnificent suites,all with sea views, amazing location and the friendliest staff. We were well looked after. It was the atteention to detail that made it stand out from the rest. Suun hats, beach towels, sunsccreen and a beach bag left on the bed, sea shells on the pillows. To fall to sleep at night with the french doors...

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3Thank Rosemary H
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2014

Wonderful location looking out over a stunning beach with Chapman's Peak in the background, amazing room (Junior Suite) on the ground floor and brilliant breakfasts. Couldn't have asked for more, but the complimentary drinks were a nice little extra. More than all that we found the staff incredibly friendly and helpful, in particularJennifer and Leo were absolute legends and a...

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2Thank iain704
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 21 October 2014

My husband and I stayed here for our Honeymoon. It was fantastic. The staff were so friendly and so helpful and really went out of their way to make our stay extra special. We were really impressed. The food was also great.

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2Thank reva_maharaj
Reviewed 5 October 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights as part of our honeymoon trip and it really didn't disappoint. We stayed upstairs and had a wonderful view of the beach and mountains. I don't think I have ever had a shower with such a wonderful view. The room was lovely and the free drinks were an added bonus. We spent our evenings...

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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
Room types
  • 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: $378 - $775 (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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