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Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

Well, no doubts that the service, the rooms and the view is fantastic. What stood out for me was that they were so honest, genuine and helpful. While checking out I had forgotten my wedding ring at the room's safe and I realised it only the next day morning in Cape Town that it was missing (yup that a fool... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 16 September 2015

Loved our stay in hermanus, On the cliff guest house made it even more special... Was very homely, breakfast was great, owners and staff very helpful, could not f sat and talked to them all day, but whale watching was on our agenda. Would highly recommend staying here...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed 30 August 2015

Spent a night at On the Cliff Guesthouse with my son and we both loved the spacious big rooms and grand views from our verandah. The floor heating came in handy on the wet and cold weekend, the bathroom was well equipped with all essentials and a lovely shower head that lacked no pressure or hot water. Great sleep, with... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 August 2015

Visited On the Cliff for a 3rd time and as always had a lovely stay. Rooms extremely comfy and the friendly service of the owners and staff always makes you feel welcome. The location is lovely with uninterrupted views over Walker Bay and also very central. Charmaine and Hylton also makes sure that all your needs are seen to- from... More 

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Hermanus, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 August 2015

I had an amazing few nights at On the Cliff Guest House. Room and views are amazing - you are on the seafront - cannot ask for more! You even start you day with an amazing breakfast (Full english, Omelettes, Cold Meats and Yoghurts - so much variety) served by Hylton and Charmaine (The Owners) I would recommend this to... More 

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White River, South Africa
2 reviews
Reviewed 11 June 2015

Our visit to Hermanus was a very comfortable and enjoyable stay, however a fleece blanket would have been very welcome. We would stay again. Breakfast was also above average. The staff went out of their way to assist.

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L'Agulhas, South Africa
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Reviewed 22 May 2015

I was having a long stay, recovering after surgery, and the one thing I was so thankful for was the size of the room, the bed and the bathroom! I felt really at home. The quality of the linen and the toiletries and the quality of the bed including pillows, was fantastic. Fantastic comfortable seating outside - 2 private balconies... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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Reviewed 10 April 2015

very pleasant stay,everything fine,we found all we are expecting and even more.the service was good and the owners very helpfull.The situation was great and the view wonderfull even without the whales.

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Reviewed 7 April 2015

We had a great stay ! Awesome breakfast and perfect location , one minor problem the linen and pillows are getting a bit old and i would suggest a small fridge in the rooms as the Bar was a long walk from our room and closes at 21:30

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Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 27 March 2015

A beautiful ground floor room with immediate access to the cliff walk paths and the sea. The room was spacious and lovely with modern amenities. Breakfast was something special with several options, I had fresh fruit, berries and yoghurt served by Charmaine and her husband. Altogether a lovely venue for business or pleasure, Viv.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Seafront luxury guest house with sea views from all rooms. Sauna, heated pool, pub, gym, guest lounges, bicycles and more. Situated with the cliff paths directly in front of the house and beautiful views of the whales in season from your room. Shark cage diving, whale viewing, diving, horse riding, fantastic beaches and lots more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about On the Cliff Guest House

Address: 42 Westcliff Road | Westcliff, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Hermanus
Price Range: $173 - $337 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — On the Cliff Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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