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Kleinostheim
Reviewed 17 December 2013

We enjoyed very much the great breakfast with the exceptional attention from Gideon, Chantelle; nico and the staff, including the view on the whales apssing by during the time we spent on the terrace. Great experience , we would come back for more.

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Salzburg, Austria
Reviewed 15 December 2013

It was the best stay along the garden route. We saw whales from the breakfast-table in the morning and we had the best personal care and attention from the whole team (Gideon, Chantelle, Nico...). We felt as if we were VIPs.

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Reviewed 9 December 2013

Cliff Lodge was a sensational experience. The ocean views from our private deck were amazing (we saw whales), our room very tastefully furnished and well-equipped and breakfasts excellent (fantastic coffee), but best of all was the wonderful personal care and attention from Gideon, Chantelle, Nico & their staff. We hope to return. Martin & Viv

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Brighton
Reviewed 9 December 2013

My family & I stayed at Cliff Lodge for 3 nights in November. It is set in such a beautiful location & the large balcony is the perfect place to sit and take it all in. From here we could also watch for whales swimming along the coast, which we managed to see everyday of our stay. Incredible! The rooms...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 3 December 2013

This spot is amazing. The inn keeper is super friendly and super helpful. He helped us find amazing places to eat, arrange a shark dive, see whales and more. What a nice guy! The breakfast was delightful - fruit, fresh juice, choose from a menu of eggs and more. The views were stunning. Worth paying for. The room on the...

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Wegberg, Germany
Reviewed 28 November 2013

We stayed the fourth time in ZA and the fourth time @ Cliff Lodge. We always booked the Ocean Suite. It is a litte bit like coming home. The warm atmosphere, the outstanding breakfast our lovely room is the gurantee to come back. But it is all about People: Gill, Gideon, Chantelle, Nico and the whole Cliff Lodge Team They...

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Newbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 November 2013

An absolutely terrific place to stay. The welcome by Nico when we arrived was exemplary. The views of Walker Bay from the hotel balcony and our room were amazing. Fantastic views of whales. There are very good local restaurants and we were given good advice on where to go. Wonderful breakfast as well at Cliff Lodge. Would love to stay...

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East Sussex
Reviewed 12 November 2013

We stayed for three nights and couldn't fault anything. The attention to small detail is what sets the really good B&B's apart and this is a really excellent place. The staff here are truly exceptional. We were lucky to be upgraded to the Ocean Suite which is huge and has uninterrupted views across the bay. We were recommended good places...

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Stevenston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2013

Coming from Scotland to this beautiful little cove. made my holiday.The whales the hosts and staff were first class and helpful with local knowledge! The lodge itself was immaculate and the breakfast was first class. A big thanks to Gideon ,and staff for a memorable stay. Would recommend to all who travel down this way

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 2 November 2013

The setting, the accommodation and the staff at Cliff Lodge are exceptional. Every time we entered our room we were in awe of the incredible view and sound of the ocean directly in front of us. We have stayed in top hotels (Four Seasons, etc.) in many destinations and have never had better service than at Cliff Lodge. All you...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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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: $258 - $357 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Cliff Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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