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The Plettenberg Hotel

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  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
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Reviewed October 26, 2016

This hotel must have some of the best views of Lookout Beach in Plett. We are not super-posh hotel fans but our guy at Trailfinders said to give it a go and we are glad we did. Very comfortable in public rooms and bedrooms. Fantastic...More

Thank Dunworkin2015
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded October 28, 2016

Dear Dunworkin2015, Thank you for the wonderful review you have given to The Plettenberg. We are so glad that you took the (very good) advise and chose to stay with us. I am so very happy to read that your experience at the hotel was...More

Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

Haven't been to Plett for many years and fell in love with it again. Will be going again soon and will definitely stay at this hotel again. It's in the perfect location. We walked to town and the beach every day. The staff are extremely...More

Thank Lelajohannesburg
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded October 28, 2016

Dear Lelajohannesburg, Thank you for the wonderful review and I am so happy that we were able to rekindle your love affair with this little beach-side town. I am so happy to read that you enjoyed your weekend away with us so much and ever...More

Reviewed October 21, 2016

We really enjoyed our 4 night stay here. Great location near the beach, just a short walk to a lovely little cafe which was great for a snack lunch. The hotel restaurant is superb. Happy to dine here 2 out of our 4 nights and...More

Thank Elizabeth2345
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded October 24, 2016

Dear Elizabeth T, Thank you for taking to the time to give us such great feedback. We are so glad that you enjoyed your four nights with us and I am even more happy with your desire to return to us one day. We are...More

Reviewed October 20, 2016

Warmly greeted by reception and shown around the hotel before we were escorted to our room which was lovely with gorgeous views of the beach. All the staff we came in contact with were very friendly and helpful. Totally agree with what the other reviewers...More

Thank SWCUk
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded October 21, 2016

Dear SWCUK Thank you for the wonderful review. I was very happy to read that you had such a wonderful stay with us and that you enjoyed your stay with us so much. We look forward to welcoming all who you recommend to The Plettenberg...More

Reviewed October 17, 2016

We spent 3 days as a couple and had a fabulous time, the staff are helpful and friendly offering excellent service. Breakfast every morning was fabulous, great selection of food and with stunning views over looking the ocean, we saw pods of dolph in the...More

Thank DominicPrendegast
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded October 18, 2016

Dear DominicPrendegast , It is lovely to hear that you had an excellent 3 night stay with us and that you felt that our service was excellent. Thank you for mentioning that the staff were friendly, efficient & helpful. Kind Regards, MJ & The Team

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$201 - US$471 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#1 Spa Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#2 Romantic Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#3 Luxury Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#5 Family Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$201 - US$471 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#1 Spa Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#2 Romantic Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#3 Luxury Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#5 Family Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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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"Go for a corner room above the ground floor"
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"Sea view room absolute priority No ambience.Fantastic sea view but there is little else to remark about..."
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"Make sure it’s not next to a service area or car park."
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"Even a 'side' sea view room has a wonderful view."
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