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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Lovely place to relax, enjoy the sea view, whale watching and long walks. Rooms are of very high standard and my room had a breathtaking view of the sea with a balcony. Very friendly greeting by the staff who was very accommodating, helpful and informative. Breakfast was one of the best whilst traveling. Freshly pressed juices, selection of cereals, breads,...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Cliff Lodge in mid February and once again enjoyed the experience immensely. We have stayed there many times in the past and always found the hosts Gideon and Gill and their staff to go the extra mile to ensure that your stay is memorable. The hosts are most willing to arrange visits , tours and resturants for...

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Shipston-on-Stour, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Cliff Lodge following a recommendation from friends. We loved this place set close to the sea. We had West Room, comfortable and private. The most amazing breakfast was served by Gill & Gideon with Nico making the best coffee we have ever tasted. We loved it here and know you will too.

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Banstead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Gill and Gideon are the perfect hosts, our whole experience was first class, on arrival Gideon made us so welcome. Great breakfast, accommodation and service with the bonus of fabulous views and stunning walks. Totally great experience.

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IJsselstein, The Netherlands
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just one of the best B&B's you could possibly wish for. Location on a cliff with beautiful views, very nice rooms with all you wish for. Even the firidge is fully stocked... Sauvignon or Chardonnay... or perhaps Rosé...? Owners are very friendly but the local crew/ staff makes the stay with respect to service the best you wish for. Just...

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London, ENGLAND
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

The guesthouse itself was fantastic with stunning views and excellent rooms with modern features and a great pool, but what set this guesthouse out from the rest was the quality of service from Gideon and his wife (Gill?) who went beyond what was expected with their help and advice. A real shame we were only there for 1 night.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Started our first South Africa trip in Cliff Lodge - just wonderful. Breakfast is excellent and snacks available all day. North Room is generous and very comfortable with a stunning view over the bay and sunset - private balcony. Dolphins frolicking in the water. Nothing is too much trouble for Gill and Gideon. They will arrange anything for you. The...

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Marlow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 January 2017

We came here for a return visit just after New Year and yet again were blown away by the hospitality provided by Gill, Gideon and their team. Views over Walker Bay are stunning, and whilst there were no whales at this time of year, we did see dolphins. Local restaurants, particularly Kloeks at Home, are excellent, and recommendations/bookings are taken...

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Montreal, Quebec
Reviewed 23 January 2017

we had an amazing two day stay at Cliff lodge. Gill, Gideon and the staff are incredible and took really good care of us. Really nice view on the ocean. Dinner plans were all taken care of for us, which we really appreciated.

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Paarl
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Warm and welcoming hospitality from arrival to departure. Excellent breakfast and we were offered cup after cup of excellent coffee throughout our stay. Loads of attention to detail - from restaurant reservations to cake on arrival - to mention just a few. Highly recommended.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set on the cliffs, right above the sea with breathtaking views across Walker Bay, Cliff Lodge is 35km from Hermanus and 5km from Gansbaai, in the tranquil village of De Kelders. Luxurious, individually decorated bedrooms have sea views and open onto outside patios. Rooms range from standard side sea view rooms to a spacious sea front room, and a luxurious penthouse suite - perfect for honeymooners or an executive getaway. Our comfortable guest lounge has tea and coffee making facilities, a well-stocked honesty bar and a library of books about the area. The all-weather conservatory and sea front deck have spectacular 180-degree ocean and mountain views. This is the perfect spot to sample the local Overberg wines or enjoy our excellent coffee, while watching whales or the spectacular sun sets over Walker Bay. Our swimming pool has the perfect location, right on the cliff top overlooking the sea, and the unspoilt beaches of the Walker Bay Nature Reserve are a short walk from Cliff Lodge. At Cliff Lodge we offer a level of service that is always attentive, but never intrusive. The atmosphere is relaxed and informal, and with only five rooms we are able to cater to each guest's needs. Whale watching season is spectacular from Cliff Lodge, and the world famous Gansbaai shark diving trips are just 10km away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cliff Lodge

Address: 5 Cliff Street | De Kelders, Gansbaai 7220, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Gansbaai
Price Range: ₹ 13,209 - ₹ 19,284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Cliff Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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