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The Plettenberg Hotel

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Overview
Garden Route 40 Church Street, Plettenberg Bay 6600 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
5 Star accommodation
Reviews (655)
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All reviews seafood restaurant liz mcgrath beautiful hotel complimentary mini bar garden route overlooking the bay the main hotel sister hotel the general manager infinity pool a sea view room lookout beach three nights hotel restaurant stunning views world class south africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently stayed here for 3 nights and it will go down in our collective memories as one of the best experiences we have had in any hotel any where. From our first glimpse of the hotel's setting, to the wonderful warm welcome, to the...More

Thank TomJosephine
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear TomJosephine, Thanks very much for taking the time to review your stay with us. It is thrilling to know that we were instrumental in your having a wonderful experience and your appreciation and gratitude are truly valued by all of us! We hope to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Simply put , The Plettenberg are the pacesetters of great Hospitality and personalized services. From the minute we checked in, we felt very special, as if we were the only guests. Every staff was very attentive, genuine and helping with a big smile. Truly great...More

Thank Shatha M
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Shatha M, What a super review, thank you! We are absolutely thrilled that you had a memorable experience and hope to welcome you back one day soon. Kind regards, MJ, Wiida and the Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We could not contain our excitement as we drove down Church Street to The Plettenberg hotel to celebrate our anniversary with a four night stay (Saturday, 22 September – Wednesday, 26 September 2018). We were warmly welcomed back as if we never departed at The...More

1  Thank zerwickrenatevictor
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Zerwickrenatevictor, Words fail me! Your appreciation and gratitude are a marvel and it makes all the angst related to any refurbishment absolutely worthwhile! Our Handy Phones are relatively new and your positive feedback is greatly appreciated, thank you. Your wonderful comments about the restaurant,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The wonderful friendly reception we received from not only the GM, but all staff was something we have rarely experienced. Every single member of staff we encountered went out of their way to make us feel at home and tend to our personal needs, always...More

Thank pierre_puren
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Pierre_puren, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at our wonderful Hotel! We are very pleased that everything met all your expectations and your approval. The views are spectacular aren't they? Seeing them every day in no way dims their splendour!...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for three nights at this beautiful hotel with the most fantastic views across the sea (room 19). The room was very comfortable and within minutes of our arrival we were lucky enough to see dolphins and a whale out off the headland!...More

Thank lizbethkgreen
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Lizbethkgreen, Thank you for your super review! We are thrilled that you had a memorable stay and look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards, MJ, Wiida & the Team

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Description
The Plettenberg - situated on a rocky headland in Africa's most spectacular coastal resort - is the ultimate escape. The 37 luxury rooms and suites, showcase the most breathtaking vistas in Southern More Africa. With views of the ocean, mountains and endless stretches of golden beach, The Plettenberg is situated in the heart of the adventure-rich Garden Route, world-renowned for its excellent selection of outdoor activities. From regular dolphin and whale sightings to bungee jumping, treetop canopy tours and other more daring pursuits in the surrounding countryside. The Plettenberg is the ideal place to both relax and unwind - or recharge and reinvigorate - through a series of sensational endeavours. At The Plettenberg the charming service, exceptional cuisine, which is overseen by The Collection by Liz McGrath’s Grand Chef, Peter Tempelhoff, and the setting combine to create the ultimate story, one of a South African seaside property unlike any other. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Spa
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
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On the Beach
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Romantic
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Luxury
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
On the Beach
,
Romantic
,
Luxury
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
37
Price range
US$219 - US$743 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Plettenberg Bay
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
On the Beach
,
Romantic
,
Luxury
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
37
Price range
US$219 - US$743 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Plettenberg Bay
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Traveller (377)
Room & Suite (110)
Pool & Beach (41)
Dining (28)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Questions & Answers
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Marc C
July 30, 2016|
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Response from MJBirch | Property representative |
Dear Marc C, We unfortunately do not have a gym at the hotel but we can offer you our "gym in a bag" which you are more than welcome to use in the privacy of your room or out on the lawn next to one of the swimming... More
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Maurice95
January 10, 2015|
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Response from MJBirch | Property representative |
Good Morning, The walk to the beach is about 10 minutes. Kind Regards, Annemie
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Room Tips
"With a sea view!"
dellaneilson
3 weeks ago
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"Try to go out of season as season is full.February or November are good months. Good rooms are South facing..."
42markbriggs
Aug. 29, 2018
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"Corner on first floor"
Annemi
Jun. 14, 2018
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"Go for a corner room above the ground floor"
robertchambers7
May 20, 2018
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