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Cliff Lodge

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Birmingham
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Cliff lodge was undoubtedly my favourite stop on our Honeymoon. We were welcomed straight away and shown to our room The Ocean Suite! It had the best views i have ever seen!! It completely made my trip. We were shown the Whales in the ocean from our balcony which was really an unbelievable sight. I simply could not fault this...

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Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 20 August 2016

I am so glad I stayed here! I had come to see the sharks, but this place turned out to be a real highlight. The lodge is very comfortable and perfectly placed, in a quiet neighborhood with sweeping views of Walker Bay. The owners are genuine, thoughtful, and unfailingly helpful, from offering a drink and arranging dinner to helping me...

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1Thank Stephen S
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 6 August 2016

We were met at our vehicle by Nico welcoming us to Cliff Lodge. We were escorted to our room, which was easily accessible and absolutely BEAUTIFUL. The bathroom is heated (good for those cold mornings in the winter), well equipped. The Room is spacious and well furnished with comfortable bed, and beautiful linen. full cable TV access. The balcony and...

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Rockville, Maryland
Reviewed 27 July 2016

This B&B is situated right on the cliffs and this is the view you get from your room and during meals. From your room you can even see whales!!! The room was beautiful and huge - with wifi access, cable tv, huge soaking tub and then the amazing view!!! Additionally the beds had heating blankets were a wonderful touch for...

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1Thank 712mandij
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

What an amazing place with an outstanding view over the ocean. The room are large and spacious with everything you need. Our teenage boys loved the out door shower. Breakfast was perfect rounded off by a lovely coffee made by Nico. Thanks for a lovely stay.

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1Thank Zena M
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 July 2016

It's taken me far too long to write this review of probably the best place we stayed on our April trip to South Africa. Cliff Lodge is such a fantastic property, the management are really switched on to guests needs, generous with local advice and the hospitality was of such a high level. The property has some of the most...

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1Thank James H
Milan, Italy
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Fantastic room with a great view on the bay. The lodge is located in an amazing location, confortable and quiet with lovely owners and staff. Unfortunately no whales where still around. A romantic staying!

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Sandton, South Africa
Reviewed 6 June 2016

A beautiful, well appointed, self catering home where you are sure to find everything you need. The views of the ocean are beautiful and there is nothing left to do except relax..Within easy reach of some lovely restaurants you can also enjoy some lovely walks along the cliffs. Highly recommended and I will be sure to go back again.

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Thank Theresa G
Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 30 May 2016

We spent two nights at this beautiful lodge perched over the ocean and were captivated by the ever changing views. We stayed in the North Room which has a lovely view and deck, but all the rooms are beautiful and provide views and privacy. There is a lovely cliff walk that takes you to a small quiet beach. Gill and...

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Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

The guest is house is very clean with amazing views of the ocean. We were warmly welcomed by Nico with a complimentary drink and also upgraded to the North room suite. The rooms are comfortable and spacious. The breakfast is amazing and the service very good. Well done to Gill for running sich a professional guesthouse. All in all an...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set on the cliffs, right above the sea with breathtaking views across Walker Bay, Cliff Lodge is 35km from Hermanus and 5km from Gansbaai, in the tranquil village of De Kelders. Luxurious, individually decorated bedrooms have sea views and open onto outside patios. Rooms range from standard side sea view rooms to a spacious sea front room, and a luxurious penthouse suite - perfect for honeymooners or an executive getaway. Our comfortable guest lounge has tea and coffee making facilities, a well-stocked honesty bar and a library of books about the area. The all-weather conservatory and sea front deck have spectacular 180-degree ocean and mountain views. This is the perfect spot to sample the local Overberg wines or enjoy our excellent coffee, while watching whales or the spectacular sun sets over Walker Bay. Our swimming pool has the perfect location, right on the cliff top overlooking the sea, and the unspoilt beaches of the Walker Bay Nature Reserve are a short walk from Cliff Lodge. At Cliff Lodge we offer a level of service that is always attentive, but never intrusive. The atmosphere is relaxed and informal, and with only five rooms we are able to cater to each guest's needs. Whale watching season is spectacular from Cliff Lodge, and the world famous Gansbaai shark diving trips are just 10km away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cliff Lodge

Address: 5 Cliff Street | De Kelders, Gansbaai 7220, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Gansbaai
Price Range: $248 - $465 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Cliff Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Every room is unique and beautiful”
 of 5 bubbles katrinallers, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ocean facing”
 of 5 bubbles jan59Essex, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have an ocean view”
 of 5 bubbles davidbellamy2016, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ocean Suite has the best views i have ever seen! Perfect for relaxing and whale watching in the winter months.”
 of 5 bubbles leapylex, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ocean Facing is a must - Otherwise you'll be jealous! Kids would be fine in non ocean facing.”
 of 5 bubbles jh383, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
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