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Kommetji
Reviewed 21 July 2016

What a beautiful place to stay. After a holiday in Italy it was a pleasure to receive some awesome South African service! Great view and wonderful beach at your doorstep. We went for a horse ride which was great and had supper at a local little romantic restaurant.

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Megan W, Marketing at The Last Word Long Beach, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review of The Last Word Long Beach. Kommetjie truly is a special place and we're thrilled that you enjoyed it after visiting a wonderful place like Italy. We pride ourselves on our excellent service and prime locations and truly appreciate good feedback like this. We look forward to your return this summer. Warmest regards The...

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful surprise to find this beautiful quant boutique hotel on the beachfront in Kommetjie . The service is excellent ! Really 5 star service from the moment you enter the hotel until departure . Fanie made such an impression with his passion for the hospitality industry .They really go out of their way to make every guests stay...

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Megan W, Marketing at The Last Word Long Beach, responded to this review

We're so thrilled that you discovered, and loved, our boutique hotel in Kommetjie. We're so proud to call it home! Please join us again in high season to experience the wonderful Long Beach summer. We look forward to seeing you again. Regards The Long Beach team.

Democratic Republic of the Congo
Reviewed 9 July 2016

My husband and I stayed at The Last Word in July (winter). The weather was great! The views of the beach from the rooms and breakfast restaurant are fabulous. There are two rooms with balconies looking down onto the beach and more downstairs with patios next to the pool and beach. The décor is really lovely in each room. There...

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Megan W, Marketing at The Last Word Long Beach, responded to this review

We are thrilled that you experienced good weather at The Last Word Long Beach and that you found our hotel to be so homely and accommodating. Kommetjie truly is a special place and we love it. We anticipate your return in the coming year! Thank you The Long Beach team.

Kommetji
Reviewed 7 July 2016

The Last Word exceeded our expectations with a warm and friendly staff that met our every need. The ocean front view was a beautiful place to sit and enjoy the scenery. It was a fabulous place to celebrate our 25th Anniversary!

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We are so glad that you enjoyed such a wonderful stay in our hotel and that you chose us to celebrate your 25th anniversary. We hope to see you again for the 26th! Warm regards The Long Beach team.

Decatur, Georgia
Reviewed 1 July 2016

From the moment we arrived the staff was accommodating and so friendly. It's a small and very personable which we loved. There was a fresh prepared Breakfast every morning, fresh dinner, turn down service with delightful treats, a bar in room and also in the common area. Keagan and the staff are awesome!! Will definitely be returning on our next...

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Megan W, Marketing at The Last Word Long Beach, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your warm review of our intimate little beach hotel. We really appreciate your positive feedback and truly look forward to your return soon. Warmest regards The Long Beach team.

George, South Africa
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Thank you for a lovely stay. Fanie is absolutely fantastic! All the staff is very helpful and kind. Thank you for the cheesecake and birthday song!! The rooms are spacious and comfortable, quiet and with a spectacular view. Great setting and location. Dinner at Foodbarn!!

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Megan W, Marketing at The Last Word Long Beach, responded to this review

We're thrilled that you enjoyed such a wonderful stay with us in Kommetjie. Join us again in the summer months for another wonderful intimate Last Word experience. We'll be expecting you... Warm regards The Last Word Long Beach.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 5 June 2016

This is the second time we stayed at this hotel and we cannot fault them in any way. The staff are beyond attentive and caring, personal touch which is very rare these days. The location is superb and listening to the waves the whole day is the best therapy. The food is fantastic, it is clean, tidy, personal and a...

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Megan W, Marketing at The Last Word Long Beach, responded to this review

Wow! Thank you for such a complimentary review of Long Beach. We are always thrilled to receive such positive feedback. We greatly anticipate your return and can ensure a similar slice of heaven the second time around. Regards The Long Beach team.

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Greeted with warm and welcoming hospitality by Keegan and Leo the Butler. The veiw was picture perfect. We stayed in an upstairs Suit. It was private and beautiful, 5 Star. The service was amazing, thank you Last Word, see you soon!

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Thank you for your kind words about Long Beach. We can't wait to have you back and can assure you that our hospitality is only a pleasure. Warm regards Keegan and the team.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Fantastic service. Very attentive personel. Unique location. Everything very beautifull and elegant. Nice food. We wanted to stay for the whole week. Comfortable beds and luxurious bedrooms with beachtowels and hats

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Thank you for such a lovely review of Long Beach. We strive to make each guest's experience as pleasurable as yours and we look forward to your return soon! Regards Keegan, Fanie and the team.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 29 May 2016

The room was bright and very spacious, with really great ambience and decor and the same goes for the hotel lounge and dining area. The view from the room balcony and from the main hotel balcony onto the adjoining beach, ocean and mountains across the bay was stunning. The staff were very friendly and efficient. We were out in the...

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Thank you so much for your warm and wonderful review of The Last Word Long Beach. We truly appreciate your words and look forward to your next visit. Warm regards Keegan, Fanie and the team.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Breakfast Available
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Long Beach is situated in the picturesque lobster-fishing village of Kommetjie, a short thirty minute drive from Cape Town. It is truly a special place to stay, offering a rare and rewarding alternative, romantic hideaway. Facilities include a swimming pool, relaxing sun deck with ocean views and whale watching in season. There are six ultra luxurious suites all with stylishly comfortable interiors. Each spectacularly appointed room faces the sea. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Last Word Long Beach

Address: 1 Kirsten Avenue, Kommetjie 7975, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Kommetjie
Price Range: $396 - $933 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Last Word Long Beach 5*
Number of rooms: 6
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Long Beach Cape Town
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“All rooms are good!”
  • View from the shower
 of 5 bubbles 687stephanw, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“They're all lovely. Best views are upstairs; closest to pool and beach, downstairs.”
 of 5 bubbles lastword2016, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“It wold be a pity to stay here and not have a room with a sea view, if available”
  • View of the bay, Chapman's Peak and rear of Table Mountain
 of 5 bubbles GeoffreyT127, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 4 had a lovely view of the ocean. It may be best to request an ocean view if you would like one to avoid disappointment.”
 of 5 bubbles amandak941, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room on main floor”
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 of 5 bubbles Blowfishy, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
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