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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed today NEW

An amazing stay with Nikki & Stefan! Fantastic location!Their home is stunning, well decorated & serviced! The breakfasts are well worth the stay with a large variety of delicious homemade goodies!! would definitely go back & highly recommend Penguino Guesthouse!

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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A quiet guesthouse with excellent food. The attention to detail is unrivalled. Perfect for a quick getaway with the significant other. Clean, quaint and lovely. The people were super nice too. Highly recommended.

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful stay here. Nikki and Stefan was always friendly and helpful by giving us tips on where to go and where to eat. Stefan makes the best breakfast in the Southern Hemisphere! Rooms are spacious clean and beautiful. Will definitely stay at Penguino again.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had the most fantastic holiday staying at the Penguino Guest house in Hermanus Cant wait to go back there Nicci and Stephan the most fantastic hosts and nothing was too much trouble for them Made us feel at home in their beautiful guest house

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Island of Malta, Malta
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for 1 night whilst driving the garden route. We had a warm greeting from the hosts and our room was very clean and comfortable. Our hosts also went out of their way to ensure we had a pleasant stay. The guesthouse is a stone's throw away from Hermanus town center, and it's a scenic walk to get there....

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Very friendly hosts. You feel as if you are visiting friends. The breakfast was the best we had on our trip. You can reach the town in 10 minutes walk und the cliffpath is just opposite the Guesthouse

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UK
Reviewed 4 December 2016

It is difficult to find more words to describe the happy home that is Nikki and Stefan's lovely guesthouse, Penguino. All that has been said in previous posts in praise is true. From the moment we arrived to the moment we reluctantly left, they made us so welcome and relaxed. Friendly and helpful without being intrusive, Stefan and Nikki anticipate...

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Addlestone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Stefan and Nikki were really friendly and welcoming. They were very knowledgeable about places to visit and to go and eat. They were helpful when we were planning trips getting maps to make sure we were set. Stefan is a great cook and breakfast was lovely with daily specials and a regular menu. One evening we're invited to have dinner...

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Boden, Sweden
Reviewed 18 November 2016

To come to Penguino Guesthouse felt like coming home. You get a wonderful breakfast every morning made for you. The room was very tasteful and the poolarea as well. Extreamly friendly owners , who all the time made their utmost to make us feel taken care of.

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Gothenburg, Sweden
Reviewed 17 November 2016

A calm and nice place with a friendly couple who did everything to make are stay as pleasant as possible. The breakfast was very tasty and all of us were satisfied. We also got help with activities. A place we would return to.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Penguino guesthouse's 4 rooms are tastefully and individually decorated with high quality finishes, each with en-suite bathrooms. We are a small family run guesthouse we pride ourselves to give warm, friendly personal style of hospitality. As we are just 40 m from the famous cliff paths and a 7 minute walk to the center of town. Stefan and Nikki Otto are looking forward to welcoming you to Penguino... come and breath our Champagne air! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Penguino Guesthouse

Address: 16 Westcliff Road, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Hermanus
Price Range: $100 - $107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Penguino Guesthouse 3.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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