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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Charming guest house,with friendly staff. Attention to detail was top draw. Just a 200-meter walk from a lovely unspoiled beach. The rooms were beautiful and clean, and the hearty breakfast topped was first class. I would highly recommend Mermaid Guest House.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 30 June 2016

We recently stayed here and really enjoyed our stay. The rooms are a good size with own en suits. The breakfast was great with lots to choose from including daily backed bread, muffins and pastries. The staff were very friendly and James always had a smile and was keen to help or answer any questions. We thought it was good...

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 May 2016

This is our second visit to Mermaids Guest House and once again we had a wonderful stay with them. The rooms are comfortable, have heating and blankets for those cold Autumn nights we experienced. The breakfast is fabulous and the attention to detail is perfect. This is also the cleanest guest house we have ever stayed in. Just fantastic!!!

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1Thank Carol M
Reigate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Wonderful small guest house with excellent facilities in a great location. Lovely staff who were attentive without being intrusive and made for a really relaxing stay. Worth every penny and would undoubtedly come back if returning to this beautiful and unspoilt part of Africa.

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Athens, Greece
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

During our garden route trip we stopped for a night at the mermaid guest house. It was an excellent guest house and surprised it us all! Spacious room with a great view from the first floor rooms. When we woke up next morning, the breakfast surprised us all again! Try the omelette! 5* was the least we could award.

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Brit in Spain
Reviewed 22 March 2016

We were welcomed by a very friendly receptionist. The room ('the second mate's quarters') and bed were fine with a big window and nice decor. Tea/coffee, fridge, wifi, AC. The only problem was the tiny cubby hole shower room. My husband could hardly fit in. But Stuisbaai is a small place - not much choice. The Mermaid is a couple...

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Stratford on Avon
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

We spent a night at The Mermaid, and it was a great experience. The staff see fantastic, and could not do enough for us. We loved the maritime theme, and our room, looking over the bay was excellent. We were offered a number of rooms, and selected the one with the best view. Breakfast was first class. All cooked freshly...

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Thank MaraRafiki
Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

Mermaid Guest House is just too beautiful and comfortable. The location is absolutely perfect. Our host was friendly and kind. I would go back there anytime. The apartment is well planned and beautifully decorated. I loved the breakfast 😍😊

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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Wow! What a fantastic stay at Mermaid in the lovely Struisbaai. Enjoyed it so much we booked another day there on our trip back to Cape Town during our road trip. Thank you to the excellent manager, Christene, who was incredibly professional, helpful and friendly. Also, thanks to the charming and friendly James from Malawi for the best breakfasts we...

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Thank Steve N
Springs Gauteng
Reviewed 10 February 2016

Visited in mid December 2015 with extended family. There would usually be one in the group that finds fault but not here. Everybody loved it. Everything about this very well run little bed/breakast was lovely. The rooms were airy and exceptionally clean. The staff were really the NICEST people. Always eager to please and literally went out of their way...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our guesthouse is situated in the picturesque town of Struisbaai, almost at the tip of Africa. Close to Cape Agulhas, the most southern town of Africa and the place where the Atlantic and Indian Ocean meet! Mermaid Guest House offers single, double, twin and family accommodation in Stuisbaai and is fully equipped with every necessary amenity, facilities and services to make your stay at our guesthouse an unforgettable experience. We are located close to all amenities and walking distance to the main swimming beach (14km of sandy beach). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mermaid Guest House

Address: 8 Protea Road, Struisbaai 7285, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Cape Agulhas > Struisbaai
Price Range: ₹ 4,696 - ₹ 9,529 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Mermaid Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“We stayed in room 5 on the first floor. Lovely room with a superb sea view.”
 of 5 bubbles 521steven, 20 Feb 2016 | Read review
“upstairs rooms”
 of 5 bubbles nad001, 10 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Not room 9 - Choose one upstairs with sea views!”
 of 5 bubbles BMMPrint, 4 Jan 2016 | Read review
“All rooms had beautiful views.”
 of 5 bubbles Doris20151024, 30 Nov 2015 | Read review
“All good, we were given a choice”
 of 5 bubbles chelgad55, 31 Oct 2015 | Read review
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