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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Cecilia was a great hostess and made sure our stay was very comfortable. She was very knowledgeable about Hermanus and various things to do/places to eat. The accommodation was stunning. Beautiful furniture, clean, comfortable. There is such attention to detail! Breakfast had everything you could want - both cold and hot selections and all delicious. Also it's a great location...

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Dorpshuys, Owner at Hermanus Dorpshuys, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your time and effort to review your stay with us in Hermanus and to share your experience. We are gad that you had an excellent stay and had enjoyed it. Thank you that you acknowledge that Cecilia walk the extra mile for our guests.

Lichfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 September 2016

We were only able to stay one night at this lovely guest house but we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Cecilia is the most kind, welcoming and informative host and she puts her heart and soul into running this lovely home. I can honestly say that some five star hotels that we have stayed in could certainly learn some tips from...

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Dorpshuys, Owner at Hermanus Dorpshuys, responded to this review

We wish to thank you for your wonderful review. It give us as a team more encouragement to keep up the good work. Thank you for your time and effort to reviewed your stay with us and to share your excellent stay. We look forward to your next visit.

Castle Cove, Australia
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We stayed at Hermanus Dorpshuys for 2 nights, and we found it extremely good. The owners, Cecilia & Koos were lovely hosts, with excellent recommendations for restaurants, whale watching boat trips and other activities. Cecilia's obvious love of the Hermanus area and of running a B&B came through in our in our many chats. Breakfasts were fantastic with just about...

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Dorpshuys, Owner at Hermanus Dorpshuys, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your time and effort to reviewed your stay with us in Hermanus. We are glad that you had an enjoyable time with us and in Hermanus. Thank you for your observations and that you have shared it with others on Tripadvisor.

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 August 2016

This guest house is highly recommended. The quality of the house and furnishings(very traditional but beautiful furniture), the service and the food were all top notch. We had just had our whal watching cancelled due to weather and were a bit down as it messed up our whole itinery. Cecilia, the owner sorted the whole lot out for us and...

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Dorpshuys, Owner at Hermanus Dorpshuys, responded to this review

We wish to thank you for your time and effort to reviewed your stay with us and in Hermanus. Thank you for the appreciation for the extra mile that was walked for you by Cecilia. We are glad that you have enjoyed all the activities that you wanted to do, through her help.

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

One night stay in this lovely guesthouse. The beds were very comfortable and the rooms decorated to a high standard. Complementary shampoo, conditioner, tea and coffee was available in the rooms, as well as a TV and Hairdryer. Cecelia was very lovely; she was extremely polite, helpful, knowledgable and friendly. She went out of her way to book us a...

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Dorpshuys, Owner at Hermanus Dorpshuys, responded to this review

Thank you very much for a wonderful review. We thank you for your time and effort to reviewed your stay with us and to share your experience. Thank you also for acknowledging and to share that Cecilia has walked the extra mile for you. We really appreciate your review.

Milan, Italy
Reviewed 18 August 2016

We loved the place. The room are nice and confortable but the top point is the service. The stuff of the hotel spoils the clients in many ways...we definetely missed that treatment in all the other hotels where we have been. I highly recommend this place!

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We wish to thank you for a wonderful review, for your time and effort. Thank you for your appreciation and to share it on TripAdvisor. We really appreciate it. Thank you also for your recommendation.

Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

During our travel from cape-town to Johannesburg this was our stop in Hermanus. Beautiful guesthouse with the hostess arranging the trips we wanted to do there right at the start. Beautiful guesthouse and beautiful people working there. Would recommend.

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Dorpshuys, Owner at Hermanus Dorpshuys, responded to this review

Thank you very much for an excellent review. Thank you for appreciating Cecilia's effort and to share it. Thank you for your time and effort to reviewed your stay with us. We are glad that you have enjoyed your stay and also wish to thank you for your recommendation.

Fish Hoek, South Africa
Reviewed 15 August 2016

We received a very warm welcome. Our stay was characterised by excellent service, fabulous hospitality and friendliness. The accommodation was very comfortable in beautifully appointed rooms. The breakfast was excellent and guests mingled in a relaxed atmosphere.

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It is good to open your page and found such an excellent review. Thank you very much for your time and effort to reviewed your stay with us and to share it. We are glad that you had an excellent and relaxed stay and has enjoyed hermanus.

Fribourg, Switzerland
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Perfect quiet location (10' walk to the center of Hermanus), very specious rooms, clean, fully equipped, terra see and swimming pool, careful owners avalaible for advises, very affordable price. Just high class

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Thank you very much for your time and effort to reviewed your stay with us. We are glad that you had an excellent stay and have enjoyed Hermanus. Thank you for complimenting us. We really do appreciate it.

Switzerland
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Hosts were very responsive to enquiries prior to arrival. Very friendly and helpful. Beautifil carefully decorated interior. Excellent breakfast cooked to order. Would stay there again any time Absolutely nothing to complain about

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We wish to thank you for your wonderful review. Thank you for your time and effort to do the review and to share it. We are glad that you have enjoyed your stay and look out to your next visit.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Purpose built guest house, elegantly furnished with a mix of antique and modern. Full English breakfast included in dining room or on veranda overlooking the Klein river Mountain. Four double suites and one twin (can be converted to double). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hermanus Dorpshuys

Address: 20 Hill Street | Eastcliff, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Hermanus
Price Range: $93 - $117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hermanus Dorpshuys 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Our room was room 2, but I can imagine that they are all of equal quality.”
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“Central location, minutes from Village core and outdoor market”
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“All rooms looked great”
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