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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Wow is all I can say about this wonderful lodge. I stayed in the rooftop rooms and the view from our private balcony was breathtaking. The service was excellent and the staff is very accommodating and friendly. They have the two cutest dogs that love cuddles. I had a weekend away with my fiancé and the stay really made it... More 

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seastar1, Manager at Sea Star Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Sea Star Guest Thank you for your kind words regarding our lodge, service and experience. We feel so rewarded with your review. Enjoy your holiday further Kind Regards Sea Star Management More 

Bellville, South Africa
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4 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

After our stay at Sea Star Rocks, it was easy to choose one of the sister venues when looking for a holiday destination. I took my wife to Sea Star Lodge for a lo-o-o-o-ng weekend this time. Just the setting was worth the trip. We overlooked the tranquil, massive bay in the little village of De Kelders. It was all... More 

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seastar1, Manager at Sea Star Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Sea Star Guest. Thank you for writing such a lovely review. I am pleased to hear that you had such a memorable experience at Sea Star Lodge. I truly hope to see you sometime in the near future. Take care and Sea Star Lodge wishes you a wonderful New Year ahead. Kind Regards Sea Star Lodge More 

Dusseldorf, Germany
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I spent two days at sea star lodge in de kelders. It is a amall place with only five rooms located almost directly at the sea and you have a beauftiful view on the bay. All rooms had a balcony to the sea and you could even watch the whales and dolphins from the lodge. We stayed... More 

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seastar1, Manager at Sea Star Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Sea Star Guest Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. Sea Star Team really appreciates it. It is lovely to see that not just myself enjoys the beautiful scenery from the lodge. It pleases me to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay. We hope to welcome you back sometime in the near future.... More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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3 reviews
Reviewed 16 October 2016

I strongly recommend Sea Star Lodge, it is so beautiful. We stayed in one of the room upstairs and had the chance to see whales from our balcony!!! The staff is so welcoming, we felt at home and met very lovely people during the yummy breakfast. Thank you for a beautiful time we will be back!

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seastar1, Manager at Sea Star Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Sea Star Guest Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. It truly makes my heart smile to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We hope to welcome you back sometime in the near future. I wish you all the best and a great New Year ahead of you. Kind Regards Sea Star Team More 

London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

At first glance the property looks inviting. However, noise is a problem (between rooms and the staircase which has people pounding up and down outside your door). Balcony isn't at all private. Notwithstanding the hefty price tag for a noisy room, be prepared that the bottled water isn't complimentary.

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Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We chose to stay here on a recommendation from a friend and the only thing that disappointed was the noise from a few children on the first night but that aside Candice was the most spectacular host 10/10, her restaurant recommendations were quality, she was very knowledgable and would book anything you asked for with directions to the location. When... More 

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Glasgow
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Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

We loved our roof top room in Sea Star Lodge with its great view over the houses in front, to the beautiful sea view. To sleep with the sound of crashing waves on the cliffs and to wake up to the sound of whales blowing as they surface close by, is a fantastic treat and an experience not to be... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

I've previously mentioned in other reviews how I am fortunate to travel quite extensively for my work. Obviously this means that I have sampled some of the best and worst accommodation from all over the world. Each place has its own charms, it's plusses and in some cases almighty downsides. My favourite place happens to be in Singapore. My 2nd... More 

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Lingfield, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 August 2016

Given that so many properties we have visited in the Western Cape are in stunning locations and rooms are of a high standard it is the experience which makes the difference. Rita and Frank could not have done more to make our stay special. Unusual and unique restaurants, special excursions all suggested with out feeling they were intruding. They even... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Who would have guessed such a stunningly beautiful guesthouse exists in off the beaten track Gansbaai? Candace welcomed me like a long lost friend and is clearly proud to work in this beautiful establishment. She took great care to ensure I knew where everything was and after giving me a fabulous room, decided to upgrade me to one with a... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated directly at the Walker Bay facing the Atlantic Ocean and the coastline of Hermanus you'll find this small exclusive lodge. At this place luxury ambiance meets genuine warmth and here you'll experience the wonders of nature in their full glory. Whether you are looking for adrenalin and decide to go on a shark cage diving trip to discover the Great White Sharks or if you decide to savour the local wines at the estates in the nearby Stanford Valley - our friendly staff would be glad to assist you with information and make your stay an unforgettable and enjoyable experience. The modern and spacious design of the lodge provides breathtaking sea views. The African arts blend in perfectly with the modern design and create a unique luxury atmosphere ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sea Star Lodge

Address: 19 Ingang Straat | De Kelders, Gansbaai 7200, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Gansbaai
Price Range: $153 - $274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sea Star Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 4
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“Any of the rooms facing the sea will give you a great view.”
 of 5 bubbles colin007liebenberg, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room with large balcony to get great sea views”
 of 5 bubbles 421JennyB, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you are there at Sunset”
 of 5 bubbles 352ferdiem, 24 May 2016 | Read review
“Rooftop Room with a huge private terrace”
 of 5 bubbles Amaani84, 14 May 2016 | Read review
“Owners Suite is very big and have all the luxuries you can imagine. Fire place, underfloor heating, air con, spa bath, home theatre system”
 of 5 bubbles annikavniekerk, 5 May 2016 | Read review
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