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Hermanus Whale's Tale Guesthouse

3.5-star Hermanus B&B with outdoor pool

  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast, free WiFi and free parking
From
£70

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  • Luxury Suite, 1 Queen Bed, Ocean View, Oceanfront - Guest Room View
  • Luxury Suite, 1 Queen Bed, Ocean View, Oceanfront - Guest Room View
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Pool
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86 Westcliff Drive, Westcliff, Hermanus, 7200, Western Cape, South Africa
10.0.Exceptional.
  • The quality of the accommodation is first class and service matches that. It is situated…

    Feb 4, 2020

  • A modern property with large well equipped bedrooms, clean and comfortable and with…

    Nov 10, 2018

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Official standards

This property advises that it adheres to Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) cleaning and disinfection practices.

Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • Gloves are available for guests
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Non-smoking
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 4 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Outdoor pool
  • Airport shuttle
  • Terrace
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

What’s around

  • In Westcliff
  • Cliff Path - 5-minute walk
  • Whale Museum - 29-minute walk
  • Village Square - 29-minute walk
  • Hoy's Koppie - 37-minute walk
  • Hemel-en-Aarde Valley - 39-minute walk

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Enter dates for 2 guests

  • Superior Room 2
  • Luxury Rooms
  • Luxury Suite, 1 Queen Bed, Ocean View, Oceanfront

Location

86 Westcliff Drive, Westcliff, Hermanus, 7200, Western Cape, South Africa
  • In Westcliff
  • Cliff Path - 5-minute walk
  • Whale Museum - 29-minute walk

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In Westcliff
  • Cliff Path - 5-minute walk
  • Whale Museum - 29-minute walk
  • Village Square - 29-minute walk
  • Hoy's Koppie - 37-minute walk
  • Hemel-en-Aarde Valley - 39-minute walk
  • Whale Coast Mall - 40-minute walk
  • Whalehaven Winery - 2.5 mi / 4.1 km
  • Voelklip Beach - 4.2 mi / 6.8 km
  • Grotto Beach - 4.6 mi / 7.4 km
  • Hermanus Beach - 4.9 mi / 7.8 km

Getting around

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Size

  • 4 rooms

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2 PM-8 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 9 PM. This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 16

Children

  • Children (12 years old and younger) are not allowed
  • No cots (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle*

Parking

  • Free on-site self-parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
  • No alcohol served onsite
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Food and drink

  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast daily
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool

Services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter

Facilities

  • Terrace

Languages Spoken

  • English

In the room

Home comforts

  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar

Sleep well

  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Premium bedding

Things to enjoy

  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • 40-inch LCD TV
  • Premium TV channels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Small print

Also known as

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Optional extras

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Policies

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have lifts.

Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher and a first aid kit on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser; masks are required in public areas.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

This property accepts credit cards.

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs

  • Yes, Hermanus Whale's Tail Guesthouse does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 2 PM - 8 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
  • Yes. Nearby restaurants include Quayside Cabin (3-min walk), Harbour Rock (6-min walk) and Eat (2.6 mi).
  • Yes, an airport shuttle is available.
  • Hermanus Whale's Tail Guesthouse has an outdoor pool.
10.0.Exceptional.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Quite and comfortable rooms

    The checkin was easy the room was fantastic and breakfast great

    Mark, 1 night trip, Jan 17, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Very enjoyable stay with great hosts and a exceptional year for whale sightings.

    June, 3 night trip, Sep 27, 2018

    Verified Expedia guest review

  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Alles top, sehr freundliche Leute, große und saubere Zimmer

    Lisa, 1 night romance trip, Mar 13, 2020

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