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Whale Away Guest House

223 Main Street, Hermanus, Western Cape, South Africa
+27 283 124 468

€105+

Overall guest ratings

8.6/10 Excellent
based on 340 reviews

Review highlights

  • 8.9
  • 8.6
  • 8.3
  • 7.4

Good to know

  • Friendly service
  • Impressive bathroom
  • Near city centre

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    About

    Whale Away Guest House is a small Guest House facing the Walkerbay. It is located just 5 minutes' walk from restaurants, the centre of Hermanus and 3 minutes' drive from the beach. Whale Away Guest House offers elegantly furnished guest rooms. Guest can enjoy an English Breakfast in the dinning room, or visit a choice of many restaurants nearby. The property is a mere stroll from the Hermanus cliff path which offers unspoilt views of the bay and Overberg Mountain Range. There are a number of outdoor activities available, including shark cage diving, golfing, boat trips, whale watching a must during whale season, wine tasting and more. After a day of exploring the region, guest can enjoy a refreshing swim in the outdoor pool. Whale Away Guest House is 74.6 miles from Cape Town and on the scenic route between Cape Town and the Garden Route.

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    AMENITIES

    • Car hire
    • Internet
    • Outdoor pool
    • Air-conditioned
    • Safe
    • Free parking
    • Designated smoking area
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Terrace/Patio
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.4 Excellent
    based on 340 reviews
    • 8.9 "Location is great."
      9.5 "City centre within easy reach, said 95%."
      9.3 "Great parking, according to 93%."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
    • 8.6 "Rooms are great."
      8.7 "87% thought rooms were spacious."
      9.4 "94% were happy with the bathroom."
      9.3 "93% said the beds were comfortable."
      9.8 "98% thought the view was good."
      8.1 "81% said rooms were clean."
      10.0 "100% liked the big bathroom."
      7.7 "77% enjoyed the furniture."
      8.6 "86% enjoyed the shower."
    • 8.3 "Breakfast is good."
    • 7.4 "Good service."
      8.4 "84% found the staff to be very friendly."
      10.0 "100% thought the service was very professional."

    Overall rating

    8.4 Excellent
    based on 333 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      9.6 "City centre within easy reach, said 96%."
      9.8 "Great parking, according to 98%."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
    • 8.6 "Breakfast is good."
    • 8.5 "Rooms are great."
      8.8 "88% thought rooms were spacious."
      9.6 "96% were happy with the bathroom."
      9.8 "98% thought the view was good."
      9.2 "92% said the beds were comfortable."
      7.5 "75% enjoyed the furniture."
      10.0 "100% liked the big bathroom."
      9.1 "91% enjoyed the shower."
    • 7.8 "High comfort."
      8.8 "88% thought rooms were spacious."
      9.2 "92% said the beds were comfortable."
      10.0 "100% liked the big bathroom."
    • 7.8 "Good service."
      8.7 "87% found the staff to be very friendly."
      10.0 "100% thought the service was very professional."

    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    based on 3 reviews
    • 8.4 "Rooms are great."

    Overall rating

    8.0 Good
    based on 3 reviews
    • 8.9 "Location is great."
    Hotel type
    Romantic Hotel
    Guests say the hotel is perfect for a romantic getaway.
    Good to know
    "Friendly service"
    "Impressive bathroom"
    "Near city centre"
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