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    Abalone House

    3 Kriedoring Street, Paternoster, Saldanha Bay Municipality 7381, South Africa
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    • Excellent76%
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    “abalone” (36 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Our stay at Abalone was absolutely fantastic. The staff were lovely and went out of their way to help with whatever we needed. It’s a beautiful and cosy hotel and on a sunny day you can’t beat the sea view from the rooftop jacuzzi. It’s...More

    Thank Emma C
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Good service, great room, great restaurant, brilliant breakfast, great views and sunsets and the cats give it a homely feel. Loved the ‘special touches’ during our stay. Total package ....enough said - thanks Leigh keep up the good work !!!

    Thank 732jurgensb
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    We stayed at this lovely, unique hotel in November with my brother and his wife. We were given a warm welcome and shown to our luxury sea view rooms. We were then served complimentary 'pink champagne' whilst enjoying the stunning sea views. On our first...More

    Thank Peter N
    Reviewed 12 October 2017

    We had a wonderful one night stay at Abalone House. We were fortunate as our room was upgraded to a sea view room - which I think is well worth enquiring about as the rooms around the courtyard looked a little dark and on top...More

    Thank Nicola S
    Response from South_Of_Africa_HQ, Guest Relations Manager at Abalone HouseResponded 24 October 2017

    Thank you Nicola S for reviewing your recent stay at Abalone House & Spa. We thank you for bringing the missing spring to our attention, we will address this with urgency. We also value your feedback and suggestions and will discuss this with our management...More

    Reviewed 5 October 2017

    Location is the back end of nowhere but you start to realise it's amazing. The remoteness, the views, the peace. Hotel is slightly quirky but luxury comfortable. Then there is the food - lunch, dinner and breakfast. Evening meal is a high quality master chef...More

    Thank Geoff J
    Response from South_Of_Africa_HQ, Guest Relations Manager at Abalone HouseResponded 24 October 2017

    Thank you Geoff J for reviewing Abalone House & Spa. We are thrilled that you had a wonderful time with us and that you thoroughly enjoyed our cuisine at the on site Reuben's restaurant.

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    • US$ 151 - US$ 465 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Western Cape >
    • Saldanha Bay Municipality >
    • Paternoster
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    Lucille V
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    Response from South_Of_Africa_HQ | Property representative |
    Dear guest, unfortunately our children policy only allows children ages 12 and older. We can gladly recommend one of our sibling self-catering units in Paternoster, of which the Oppidraai and Seaside Cottages are fantastic... More
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    "Choose a room ar the top of the hotel overlooking the sea."
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    "Try for roof with a view, but I guess it will cost"
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    "Visit the Spa. Prices are very cheap to European standards ."
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    "we had a back room no view uncomfortable small. The very small tv on the wall far away from the bed and poor..."
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