We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
30/07/2017 31/07/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    The Plettenberg Hotel

    Garden Route 40 Church Street, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    30/07/2017 31/07/2017
    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    USD 251*
    View Deal
    Traveller (236)
    Room & Suite (74)
    Pool & Beach (26)
    Beacon Island Resort
    873 reviews
    #4 of 13 hotels in Plettenberg Bay
     
    Hunter's Country House
    245 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Harkerville
     
    The Robberg Beach Lodge
    722 reviews
    #5 of 13 hotels in Plettenberg Bay
     
    Lodge On The Bay
    13 reviews
    #10 of 13 hotels in Plettenberg Bay
     
    Overview
    • Excellent80%
    • Very good14%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Concierge
    Spa
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Beacon Island Resort
    873 reviews
    #4 of 13 hotels in Plettenberg Bay
     
    Hunter's Country House
    245 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Harkerville
     
    The Robberg Beach Lodge
    722 reviews
    #5 of 13 hotels in Plettenberg Bay
     
    Lodge On The Bay
    13 reviews
    #10 of 13 hotels in Plettenberg Bay
     
    {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    30 Jul.31 Jul.
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 3 partner sites to see rooms from USD 251.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Plettenberg Bay hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "164565b4817d4cd0bca4ebf788e69da1", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":304240,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[32442740],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":30,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":31,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":251,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"164565b4817d4cd0bca4ebf788e69da1","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":251,"lowestMetaPrice":251,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":251,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":251,"lowestMetaPrice":251,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":251,"hotelName":"The Plettenberg Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjE2NDU2NWI0ODE3ZDRjZDBiY2E0ZWJmNzg4ZTY5ZGExIiwiQUlLIjoiNTc4OTY0M2ViOGRmNDI1NGIwZWRiMjBhMjcwOWZkNzYifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "30/07/2017", "checkOut": "31/07/2017", "lowestPrice": "USD 251", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"79820611":"AgodaIB","32442740":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget"},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget"},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget"},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (548)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    There are newer reviews for The Plettenberg Hotel
    See the most recent reviews

    21 - 25 of 485 reviews

    Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

    It's a great place . Fantastic setting above the sea with one of the best views across the bay and lagoon to the Tsitskama forests and mountains. Great and friendly service . Beautiful rooms. Easy access to the wonderful lookout beach below as well as...More

    Thank M7900DJjeffg
    Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 10 April 2017

    Dear M7900DJjeffg Thank you very much for your feedback and for taking the time to write a review. The hotel's location is unique. Our location offers the best views in Plettenberg Bay. Thank you for your lovely words about the team and our rooms. My...More

    Reviewed 7 April 2017

    At this hotel we met the Best service ever met! The mini bar at the room was complimentari, drinks, chocolates everything Even at the checking out they gave us 2 home made cookies and cold water bottles "to the way"... There is a coffee machine...More

    Thank oferta10
    Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 8 April 2017

    Dear Oferta10 Thank you for your review. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. Many thanks for your kind words about the staff, our service and our hotel. First impressions are lasting impressions and I am sure that you have...More

    Reviewed 6 April 2017

    We stayed here for 3 nights on our Garden route trip. The location was great, the room was nice with a sea view. Breakfast was good, we only ate in the hotel one evening and it was very good. The complimentary mini bar was a...More

    Thank Anne H
    Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 6 April 2017

    Dear Anne H Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. I am delighted to read that you had a wonderful stay with us. The Garden Route is an unspoiled destination in South Africa. Our location is unique. Situated at the...More

    Reviewed 4 April 2017

    This hotel should be the number one choice for anyone who is looking for first class accommodation, perfect service and brilliant location to enjoy the Garden Route. Three nights at this wonderful hotel was not enough. We originally booked two rooms but were upgraded to...More

    1  Thank Regina N
    Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 5 April 2017

    Dear Regina N Thank you very much for writing such a glowing review. It is lovely to read such positive feedback. Feedback such as yours keeps us motivated and it reassure us that we are keeping to our promise to make sure that every guest...More

    Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

    From the moment of our welcome by Marvin, Chantelle and MJ and all his staff we realised we were in for a treat This is a first class hotel in a memorable location with breathtaking views and service to match. Well done MJ & your...More

    Thank MartinLupton
    Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 4 April 2017

    Dear MartinLupton Thank you very much for writing a review for us. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. It was lovely to meet you and to look after you. Chantelle and Marvin were so happy and proud to see...More

    Beacon Island Resort
    873 reviews
    #4 of 13 hotels in Plettenberg Bay
     
    Hunter's Country House
    245 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Harkerville
     
    The Robberg Beach Lodge
    722 reviews
    #5 of 13 hotels in Plettenberg Bay
     
    Lodge On The Bay
    13 reviews
    #10 of 13 hotels in Plettenberg Bay
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Beachfront
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 134 - USD 511 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
    • #1 Spa Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
    • #5 Family Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 37
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Orbitz, Priceline, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Hotwire, TripOnline SA, Cancelon, getaroom.com and HotelQuickly so you can book your The Plettenberg Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Plettenberg Bay
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (236)
    Room & Suite (74)
    Pool & Beach (26)
    Dining (15)
    Hotel & Grounds (131)
    Bathroom (5)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
    Nearby
    Hunter's Country House
    245 reviews
    9.38 km away
     
    Lodge On The Bay
    13 reviews
    2.38 km away
     
    The Robberg Beach Lodge
    722 reviews
    2.57 km away
     
    Beacon Island Resort
    873 reviews
    .78 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    The Table Restaurant and Bar
    575 reviews
    .55 km away
    Lookout Deck
    1,545 reviews
    .23 km away
    Equinox
    192 reviews
    .25 km away
    The Lemon Grass
    630 reviews
    .47 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Robberg Nature Reserve
    1,520 reviews
    .54 km away
    Secrets of Knysna Forest
    6 reviews
    .50 km away
    Newstead Wines Restaurant
    52 reviews
    .58 km away
    Plettenberg Beach
    136 reviews
    .67 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Marc C
    31 July 2016|
    Answer Show all 8 answers
    Response from MJBirch | Property representative |
    Dear Marc C, We unfortunately do not have a gym at the hotel but we can offer you our "gym in a bag" which you are more than welcome to use in the privacy of your room or out on the lawn next to one of the swimming... More
    0
    Votes
    Maurice95
    11 January 2015|
    Answer
    Response from MJBirch | Property representative |
    Good Morning, The walk to the beach is about 10 minutes. Kind Regards, Annemie
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "Choose a sea facing room on pool side"
    Read review
    "Try to get a room overlooking the pool."
    Read review
    "great sea view rooms"
    Read review
    "Well worth requesting a sea view , as some rooms face the main road."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing