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Elie, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We arrived at our 2 night stopover accommodation mid afternoon. The car park was already quite full and I managed to negotiate the car into a space at the side of the building. Our meet and greet was efficient but not overly friendly, being passed over to another staff member to complete the show round. A fine building which has...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Ocean Eleven GH is located close to the cliffs of Hermanus. With a direct access to the clifftrail this guesthouse not only cpnvinces by its location but also with an amazing view on the coast. You will definitly get a warm welcome before you will be lead to the comfortable rooms. The pool is located close to the main building...

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Dublin
Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved this hotel because it had sea views,plus the bedroom were big with small seating area. Lovely large sitting room for guest but sofas need replacing. Port and sherry offered free,but no bar in hotel only mini bar in bedroom. Hermanus is about a 15 minute walk. We eat in the Fishermans cottage ( fab food ) and Burgundys...

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Sedgwick, Victoria
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved our stay here in August last year. Perfect hosts, magnificent ocean views, beautiful breakfast and wonderful location. Couldn't ask for more. Oh and secure parking. It has a stately home feel without being pretentious and if we had more time, I would have loved to stay another night. Within a pretty stroll along the coast to Hermanus town,...

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

We were only here for one night but wished it had been more. Set on the cliff top a few minutes from town our room overlooked the sea and was beautifully appointed with its own balcony. It even had a separate little sitting room. The breakfast was really delicious and the service excellent.

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england
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Great guesthouse in Hermanus, about 7-10 minutes walk from the town centre. The back of the guesthouse opens straight on to the cliff path, a 5km walk from which whales can often be seen in the season (July-November inclusive). Room was large and comfortable, breakfast excellent wit a selection from the cold buffet followed by a hot breakfast.

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Surrey
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We had a beautiful room which opened onto the pool with the ocean beyond. Fantastic bathroom, breakfast room and staff. Couldn't be more perfect. The cliff walk is wonderful and Hermanus v pretty indeed.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Saw this place in 2007 when first visiting Hermanus and vowed that if we returned this is where we would stay and so we did, and it did not dissappoint. It is warm, friendly, well appointed, close to town, right on the coast with direct access to the coastal path offering excellent walks. The rooms are spacious and bright offering...

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Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We stay here 2 nights as we do the garden route! The view is amazing as ocean eleven is right at the sea! The service is brilliant! Our shark diving tour was cancelled due to tough wind but the management searched for an alternative an booked it for us! Moreover the breakfast was amazing! Lots of fresh fruits and if...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Beautiful guesthouse and we were greeted with tea,coffee and cake on arrival. The views out over the cliffs and bay are beautiful and it is a lovely walk into Hermanus from the guesthouse along the cliff walk. If you are lucky you may spot a whale on the way. The staff and rooms are fantastic. We had 4 rooms in...

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Minibar
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ocean Eleven is an Olde Worlde, Cape Cod, Colonial-style guest house, situated on the famous cliffs of Hermanus. The picturesque mountains beyond gently embrace the phenomenal, all encompassing vista of the bay. The main house of Ocean Eleven was built with all the high ceilings, tall windows and teak floors that made Colonial architecture so utterly elegant. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ocean Eleven Guesthouse

Address: 11 Westcliff Road, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Hermanus
Price Range: ₹ 12,117 - ₹ 17,018 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Ocean Eleven Guesthouse 5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Ask for room facing the sea”
 of 5 bubbles Irish_CailinDublin, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Lovely large room overlooking the pool. 10 I think.”
 of 5 bubbles VirginiaW548, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Sea view a must, but I think they all have them.”
 of 5 bubbles markj252, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“First floor.”
 of 5 bubbles alexandramachray, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Get a room upstairs with an ocean view”
  • View across the bay
  • Whale playing in the bay
  • Wine and Cake to watch the Whales
 of 5 bubbles mands_carter, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
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