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Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

On the way from Port Elisabeth to Cape Town we spent one night here. Clean, quiet, friendly atmosphere, the pool in the atrium-like garden is great. The breakfast is all what you need, you do not get more even in a Marriott!

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Candy J, Owner at Baleia de Hermanus, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We try to give of our best to our guests.

Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
Reviewed 2 February 2017

What a nice cozy B&B. The owner is very nice and helpful and she made our stay truly wonderful. I had one of the best coffee here, our room was next to the common pool and there is a sofa outside every room. There is enough parking space and a separate entrance gate if you plan to stay late outside....

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Candy J, Owner at Baleia de Hermanus, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your great words. We hope to make every guest as pleased as you are. thank you

Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 9 January 2017

We stayed at Baleia for one night only following a shark diving tour but would happily have stayed extra nights as both the B&B and Hermanus were lovely. The owner was very welcoming and made us feel at home and the rooms were spacious and very clean and tidy. We were 2 adults and 2 children sharing the family room...

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Candy J, Manager at Baleia de Hermanus, responded to this review

Dear Stacey Thank you for your kind words. We would love to host you again in the future.

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Beautiful, clean and friendly guest house. The owners were very nice and helpful, breakfast was excellent. The pool is clean and the quite courtyard is priceless. The location is good, it is a walkable distance to the waterfront.

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Candy J, Manager at Baleia de Hermanus, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We hope to see you in the future. I am glad you enjoyed Hermanus.

Rode, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We had a room round the swimming pool which was just heaven after two flights from Europe to CapeTown. The rooms were comfortable and airy, the breakfast was substantial (and I say that as an endurance cyclist) and it was a short walk from the sea. We all enjoyed our stay there, and would certainly come again. I liked the...

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London UK
Reviewed 26 December 2016

Whilst having fewer amenities than other 4* places we've stayed on this trip (air con, safe, hairdryer in room etc), this was reflected in the price and made a lovely one night stopover for us with a genuine welcome from the owners and a very good cooked breakfast. The cliff walk was stunning.

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Bavaria, Germany
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for as part of a Garden Route road trip. Unfortunate I was only here one night - I could have happily stayed a month. I had room 3, which is at the end of a shady patio with a nice little swimming pool. The couch outside the room is a lovely place to sit with a beer...

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Reviewed 28 November 2016

A small B&B with rooms around a small pool. We couldn´t use the pool due to the weather but it gave the place a cozy atmosphere. Nice rooms, nothing special. If they remove the carpet in the room and had wooden floor it would be better.

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Woking
Reviewed 7 November 2016

We previously stayed here in 2014 and had enjoyed it so much that we returned again. We were made really welcome on arrival and soon settled in. The rooms are comfortable and it is nice having the small courtyard with the swimming pool. When we were on the early morning boat trip to see the whales the owners were accommodating...

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Reviewed 27 September 2016

When planning a trip to Hermanus (or nearby) and needing a place to stay, Balaeia is definitely one B and B to recommend. Set in a quiet residential neighborhood not far from the town center, Balaeia offers cozy comfort, safety and panache. The rooms are very spacious, beds are very comfortable and all furniture is well assigned with enough closet...

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Chris J, Manager at Baleia de Hermanus, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the lovely review we hope every guest has a great stay with us. and I'm so pleased you let us know our hard work pays off. We hope to see you again next year;0) from Candy and Janka

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We provide Unforgettable, Uncomplicated Hospitality. All our rooms come with en-suite bathrooms and electric blankets. There is a shared dining area, lounge & bar and swimming pool. All our guests are treated to a full English breakfast in the morning. You also get free use of our Wi-Fi, off-street parking, a safe at reception, concierge service and personal attention. All rooms are non-smoking. You can walk to town and the foreshore leaving your vehicle safely parked on the premises. We want you to not only enjoy your stay here, but also to provide you with a concierge service so that you can relax and take pleasure in the surrounding area. We offer a laundry service and airport transfers on request on a quotation basis. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Baleia de Hermanus

Address: 57 Main Road, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Hermanus
Price Range: $98 - $163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Baleia de Hermanus 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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