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The Plettenberg Hotel

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Free Wifi
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I Came to South Africa from Ireland for our honeymoon and we happened to come across The Plettenberg by mistake on a spin in our Car looking for lunch , when we entered to building we were instantly greeted with pleasentries and...More

Thank jan v
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear jan v, Thank you for taking the time to write such an absolutely amazing review! It is wonderful to read how much you enjoyed your stay with us. Our staff is our most important asset and I think your review very much emphasizes this...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Having already stayed at Cellars Hohenhort whilst in Cape Town, we were expecting it’s sister hotel - The Plettenberg Bay - to be equally as good. We were not disappointed. The hotel occupies an enviable position on the coastline with uninterrupted views around the bay....More

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Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear DavePos, Thank you for the lovely review. We’re very proud to have continued the service excellence that you experienced at The Cellars-Hohenort. Honest is a master at creating delicious cocktails and he has a vast repertoire, while Teko loves nothing more than making sure...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Our last 2 gets in South Africa were spent at this outstanding hotel. We were warmly greeted by the staff and any request made was never an issue. Our suite (56) was superb. The views were amazing, the room was spacious and clean and everything...More

Thank travelofficiando
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear travelofficiando, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We're very glad that you had such an amazing stay with us. It was a pleasure looking after you and we were more than happy to make sure that your dietary...More

Reviewed 14 January 2018

Brilliant 3 night stay at The Plettenberg Hotel. It is expensive but justifiably so and you get quality in every aspect of the stay. The rooms we stayed in (sea view suites) were of a very high standard and were massive, and the pool and...More

Thank Ramsey0504
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 16 January 2018

Dear Ramsey0504, Thank you for the lovely review. We're so happy to see how much you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for the wonderful feedback on the rooms you stayed in - our suites are indeed quite spacious and perfect for relaxing in....More

Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Greeted by very helpful manager Wilda who showed us a couple of rooms We settled on the lovely suite 54 what a suite and a great view of ocean Rooms have a lovely light airy feel and everything works in them They kindly set a...More

Thank Angela M
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 16 January 2018

Dear Angela M, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. It is wonderful to read how much you enjoyed your stay with us. It was our pleasure looking after you and we're very glad that you managed to beat the...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$241 - US$1,047 (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
#3 Luxury Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#5 Family Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$241 - US$1,047 (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
#3 Luxury Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#5 Family Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Marc C
31 July 2016|
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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
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Maurice95
11 January 2015|
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Response from MJBirch | Property representative |
Good Morning, The walk to the beach is about 10 minutes. Kind Regards, Annemie
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