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On the Cliff Guest House

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Stellenbosch, South Africa
Reviewed 6 December 2015

Thank you Natasha for for your outstanding hospitality. I most surely will make use of your accommodation in the near future. everything were of good quality, it was a well rested two days for me as well. once again, thank you very much.

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England
Reviewed 5 December 2015

This was our third visit and our only disappointment was not seeing Charmaine and Hylton however Natasha was the perfect host. The setting is perfect and the town is easily reached via the cliff path. Try eating at the Fisherman's Cottage or Harbour Rock as both excellent.

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Sliedrecht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 2 December 2015

A perfect place to stay if you want to see the whales directly in front of your room. The guesthouse is a 10 minute walk from the center. Make a reservation at Peartree and you will have an excellent dinner. Make sure that you have a reservation for the boattrip during the whaleseason if you want to see the whales....

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CHELMSFORD
Reviewed 26 November 2015

Perfectly located for the town and sea path with its stunning views , the guest house offers serious comfort, friendly efficient staff and a excellent breakfast . Natasha welcomed us as if we were family rather than paying guests.

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 November 2015

Can't fault this guest house. Large room and bed, everything you could want was thought of. Stunning view over the sea. Perfect breakfast, including fresh squeezed orange juice. Lovely welcome when we arrived and very helpful booking whale trip and restaurant.

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Thank Shenden
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 28 October 2015

Perfect Location, easy to find ,brilliant hosts for whom nothing was too much trouble. Spotlessly clean, lovely room lovely breakfast. Must be without a doubt the best Guest House for Whale Watching in Hermanus

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Thank alec1877
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 October 2015

We stayed 4 nights at On the Cliff and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We had stunning views from our room and were able to watch the Whales from our balcony. The Guest House is ideally situated half way between the new harbour and the town both of which are easy walking distance, approx. 1 Kilometre. Charmaine was very helpful in...

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Cobham, Surrey
Reviewed 11 October 2015

This is the most fantastic guest house (well, far much more than that) in Hermanus. Charmaine is the most fabulous hostess, with so much knowledge of where we can see the whales and where else to go for walking, sight seeing etc. The rooms were enormous and beautifully clean and airy. Huge beds with lovely crisp, cotton sheets and a...

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Thank jackiehw
Bologna, Italy
Reviewed 11 October 2015

Very nice guesthouse located 1 km to Heramnus town center , directly on the cliff where you can see wales. Nice and big room well furnished . Big parking . Very good breakfast nice and friendly guesthouse owners.

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Cheshire
Reviewed 10 October 2015

This was our second stay at On the Cliff and it was just as good as our first stay. The welcome was just as warm and friendly and the facilities as good - but a fridge in the room would have been nice. We stayed in a first floor room which was large and airy with a balcony looking out...

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Seafront luxury guest house with sea views from all rooms. Sauna, heated pool, pub, gym, guest lounges, bicycles and more. Situated with the cliff paths directly in front of the house and beautiful views of the whales in season from your room. Shark cage diving, whale viewing, diving, horse riding, fantastic beaches and lots more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about On the Cliff Guest House

Address: 42 Westcliff Road | Westcliff, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Hermanus
Price Range: $179 - $276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — On the Cliff Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Ask for a sea facing room on the first floor”
 of 5 bubbles domih898, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“First floor probably has better views”
 of 5 bubbles LambertCheshire, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Sea view amazing”
 of 5 bubbles MartineI204, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
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“All rooms are sea facing.”
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