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Cheshire UK
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Cecilia & Koos look after you from before you arrive with offers of help to make activity bookings right through to very end of your stay. Pristine rooms & gardens with service that could not be bettered in any top class hotel. Good location for whale watching at Sievers point & Roman Rock in a nice quiet area. Highly recommended

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Dorpshuys, Owner at Hermanus Dorpshuys, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your time and effort to reviewed us and to recommend us on Tripadvisor. We are glad that you had an excellent time with us and have enjoyed your stay in Hermanus with all our activity.

Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Our best stay during our trip. Hospitality is more than great! Cecilia and Koos will do everything to make your stay unforgettable! Guesthouse is spotless clean. Location is close to the restaurants and cliff path. Breakfast is delicious.

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Dorpshuys, Owner at Hermanus Dorpshuys, responded to this review

We wish to thank you for your short and powerful review. Thank you for your time and effort to reviewed your stay with us. We are glad that it was an excellent experience.

mumbai,india
Reviewed 5 October 2016

After staying in some some places you wonder how they are so highly rated. For the Hermanus Dorpshuys you will be left with no such doubts!! Absolutely No1. Right from checkin to departure it was like a very pleasant dream. There is spacious and secure parking off the road .we were welcomed by Koos and Cecilia and it felt like...

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Dorpshuys, Owner at Hermanus Dorpshuys, responded to this review

What a great surprise to open your page and find such a wonderful review. It really cheer up your day. Thank you very much for your time and effort to do such a wonderful review and to share it. We are glad that you have enjoyed your stay with us and in Hermanus. We look forward to your next visit.

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We unfortunately had only planned to stay a day at the guest house, but we enjoyed our stay. I felt as if I stepped into a colonial hotel with plenty of old world charm. The rooms were designed with wooden furniture with the faint scent that varnished wooden furniture give off. The hostess was friendly and extremely helpful, but at...

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Dorpshuys, Owner at Hermanus Dorpshuys, responded to this review

We wish to thank you for your time and effort to do such a fantastic review for us. We are glad that you have enjoyed your stay with us and in Hermanus. It is fantastic to see that our guests enjoy our antique furniture.

Dusseldorf, Germany
Reviewed 26 September 2016

The Dorpshuys is a nice small Guesthouse with very friendly service personal. The rooms have a comfortable size and the atmosphere is nice. Breakfast is tasty, too. Only one remark: The beds are quite small and short.

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Dorpshuys, Owner at Hermanus Dorpshuys, responded to this review

Thank you for your time and effort to review your stay with us. We are glad that you have enjoyed the atmosphere and breakfast. Our rooms has Queen size beds as advertised on our website and other search engines, including TripAdvisor. The Queen size bed is a standard size as all over the world and our bed's brand is rated...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Cecilia was a great hostess and made sure our stay was very comfortable. She was very knowledgeable about Hermanus and various things to do/places to eat. The accommodation was stunning. Beautiful furniture, clean, comfortable. There is such attention to detail! Breakfast had everything you could want - both cold and hot selections and all delicious. Also it's a great location...

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Dorpshuys, Owner at Hermanus Dorpshuys, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your time and effort to review your stay with us in Hermanus and to share your experience. We are gad that you had an excellent stay and had enjoyed it. Thank you that you acknowledge that Cecilia walk the extra mile for our guests.

Lichfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 September 2016

We were only able to stay one night at this lovely guest house but we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Cecilia is the most kind, welcoming and informative host and she puts her heart and soul into running this lovely home. I can honestly say that some five star hotels that we have stayed in could certainly learn some tips from...

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Dorpshuys, Owner at Hermanus Dorpshuys, responded to this review

We wish to thank you for your wonderful review. It give us as a team more encouragement to keep up the good work. Thank you for your time and effort to reviewed your stay with us and to share your excellent stay. We look forward to your next visit.

Castle Cove, Australia
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We stayed at Hermanus Dorpshuys for 2 nights, and we found it extremely good. The owners, Cecilia & Koos were lovely hosts, with excellent recommendations for restaurants, whale watching boat trips and other activities. Cecilia's obvious love of the Hermanus area and of running a B&B came through in our in our many chats. Breakfasts were fantastic with just about...

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Thank you very much for your time and effort to reviewed your stay with us in Hermanus. We are glad that you had an enjoyable time with us and in Hermanus. Thank you for your observations and that you have shared it with others on Tripadvisor.

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2016

This guest house is highly recommended. The quality of the house and furnishings(very traditional but beautiful furniture), the service and the food were all top notch. We had just had our whal watching cancelled due to weather and were a bit down as it messed up our whole itinery. Cecilia, the owner sorted the whole lot out for us and...

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Dorpshuys, Owner at Hermanus Dorpshuys, responded to this review

We wish to thank you for your time and effort to reviewed your stay with us and in Hermanus. Thank you for the appreciation for the extra mile that was walked for you by Cecilia. We are glad that you have enjoyed all the activities that you wanted to do, through her help.

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

One night stay in this lovely guesthouse. The beds were very comfortable and the rooms decorated to a high standard. Complementary shampoo, conditioner, tea and coffee was available in the rooms, as well as a TV and Hairdryer. Cecelia was very lovely; she was extremely polite, helpful, knowledgable and friendly. She went out of her way to book us a...

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Thank you very much for a wonderful review. We thank you for your time and effort to reviewed your stay with us and to share your experience. Thank you also for acknowledging and to share that Cecilia has walked the extra mile for you. We really appreciate your review.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Purpose built guest house, elegantly furnished with a mix of antique and modern. Full English breakfast included in dining room or on veranda overlooking the Klein river Mountain. Four double suites and one twin (can be converted to double). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hermanus Dorpshuys

Address: 20 Hill Street | Eastcliff, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Hermanus
Price Range: ₹ 4,406 - ₹ 5,766 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hermanus Dorpshuys 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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