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Reviewed 14 January 2017

We stayed in the honeymoon suite, hottest room ever, no ventilation or aircon. The room was spotless clean but hey, time to upgrade a little. I love the gin bar and cocktails were worth it. Breakfast the next morning was good but only instant Ricoffee...yug! Staff very lovely and made a good impression.

1Thank Merle N
Durbanville, South Africa
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Good experience and value for your money. The chedamelt burger is devine. Friendly staff. I enjoy it more at the Hotel then the other restaurants in town. I can definitely recommend the hotel. Bar area can be made a little bit bigger perhaps.

Thank volstruis12
Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed for two nights on the way to Cape Town. The rooms are a bit old and need attention, but it was clean and comfortable. The breakfast was delicious and the staff really friendly and helpful. All in all it was an enjoyable two days.

Thank Igmar G
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Friendly, helpfull staff. They informed us on what to do in area. breakfast lovely, rooms clean, nothing to complain about. Enjoyed our stay. Close to everything. Beds comfortable. I enjoyed the "old-time" feel, brought back fond memories of childhood days staying in hotels.

Thank SaravandeMerwe
Hermanus, South Africa
Reviewed 18 August 2016

This hotel has not changed in 10 years. The rooms are from Victorian times, the food is sometimes worse than average, the decor leaves A LOT to be desired. I would not recommend this experience. Its a very old hotel with good staff but the owners desperately need to renovate ASAP.

1Thank Bwana-Rafiki
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 16 August 2016

We decided to break our trip back from Namaqualand with a night at this hotel. We only made a reservation the day before we checked in but the lady (Michelle) who assisted us to make a booking was extremely friendly and efficient. When we pulled into the parking area in front of the hotel I feared that we had made...

Thank Anthony G
Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Although you are within walking distance of the Cape Gannet Island, (which is not really an island as you can walk to it), the hotel is situated behind factories so quite unpleasant. The staff were very friendly and the food was good. This hotel is basic so really only good for a brief stopover to visit the gannets and to...

Thank Trudy-uk
Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 May 2016

A very tired part hotel part longer term rental establishment. I realize that it is a fishing town, but all the boats are towed past the hotel. So if you have a "sea facing" room you do not get a good nights rest. Also the parking at the rear of the hotel was guarded on our previous visit, but this...

Thank Semae5529
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 10 February 2016

Considering the price and breakfast included, this hotel is well worth it. Rooms are outdated but the friendly staff more than make up for this. Two restaurants on site and the beach a close stroll away.

Thank Ann H
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

Old hotel that still has a bit of quaintness about it. Good bar. Nice position. Average rooms. Friendly staff. You will wake up to the cry of seagulls. Restaurant open from 7pm and 7 am. As we were travelling by side car I would stay again.

Thank Mike S

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on the West Coast, about 280 kms north of Cape Town, at the Clanwilliam turnoff from the N7, is the picturesque town of Lamberts Bay, famous for its moderate climate, miles of pristine beaches and birdlife, the cosy Lambert’s Bay hotel combines traditional West Coast hospitality, excellent cuisine and an endless number of interesting excursions in and around the area to ensure an unforgettable stay. The Lobster Port à la carte restaurant serves light meals daily, when Waves Restaurant serves succulent crayfish in season and other delicious dishes for dinner.Facilities include options ranging from single to family en suite rooms, all with tea/coffee making machines, TV and selective DSTV. The rooms are either sea or pool facing and secure parking is available. A separate air-conditioned and fully equipped conference and function venue caters for up to 75 people.Recreational activities in and around Lamberts Bay are plentiful and include Dolphin and Whale watching (Aug –Nov), eco boat trips, 4x4 desert trail, angling and crayfish diving (permits essential), most watersports, and a host of others. Excurtions to view the rare breeding seabird colonies on Bird Island is a must. Visit the Sandveld Museum. Sports facilities in the vicinity are a 9-hole golf course, tennis or volley ball courts by arrangement and bowls.Lambert’s Bay has its own landing strip for light aircraft. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lamberts Bay Hotel

Address: 72 Voortrekker Street, Lamberts Bay 8130, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Lamberts Bay
Price Range: $94 - $197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Lamberts Bay Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 47
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“Keep away from the front of the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles Semae5529, 14 May 2016 | Read review
“Sea facing room has great view but some may find factory and weekend street noise disturbing.”
 of 5 bubbles 769AnnH, 10 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Front sea view rooms good.”
 of 5 bubbles beng521, 12 Nov 2015 | Read review
“a room in the courtyard”
 of 5 bubbles 1272anne, 4 Oct 2015 | Read review
“If you don't like the sound of seagulls - rather go for a room at the back of the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles Fransien54, 2 Sep 2015 | Read review
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