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    Abalone House & Spa

    3 Kriedoring Street, Paternoster, Saldanha Bay Municipality 7381, South Africa
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    • Excellent77%
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    “abalone” (38 reviews)
    “high tea” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed 27 April 2015 via mobile

    Unfortunately we've never been able to visit the spa because the hotel phone is hardly ever answered and when it is no one can get hold of the people who work at the spa. The attitude of the staff over the phone is very "take...More

    Thank Karen H
    Response from South_Of_Africa_HQ, Guest Relations Manager at Abalone House & SpaResponded 29 April 2015

    Thank you for your review Karen. Our sincerest apologies that you had difficulty to get in touch with us telephonically. We have investigated your feedback and discovered that due to recent load shedding, our phone lines were unfortunately affected. This also affected our call quality...More

    Reviewed 7 April 2015

    Having stayed at other hotels in Paternoster I was disappointed by Abalone house. The furnishings and feeling of the hotel and room were dated and a bit crowded. The service in the restaurant was slow at breakfast and you felt it was an effort for...More

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    Response from South_Of_Africa_HQ, Guest Relations Manager at Abalone House & SpaResponded 8 April 2015

    Thank you for your review. We appreciate your feedback about our eclectic décor and understand that it is not to everybody's taste. We take note of your service comments and apologize that this area lacked. We pride ourselves on delivering the best guest experiences and...More

    Reviewed 27 March 2015

    I spent 2 nights at Abalone House and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. The staff are well trained, friendly and accommodating. A special thanks to Ryno at the Front Desk for going beyond the call of duty.More

    Thank Michelletm181
    Response from South_Of_Africa_HQ, Guest Relations Manager at Abalone House & SpaResponded 1 April 2015

    Thank you for writing about your experience at Abalone House in Paternoster. We're thrilled to read that Ryno went beyond the call of duty to make your stay as comfortable as possible. We strive for perfection, and it's our highest priority to ensure that our...More

    Reviewed 25 March 2015

    An oasis on an oasis. Delightfully furnished with a wonderfully comfortable, cosy ambience and a most attentive General Manager.

    Thank 104Guinness1
    Response from South_Of_Africa_HQ, Guest Relations Manager at Abalone House & SpaResponded 1 April 2015

    Thank you for sharing your experience on Trip Advisor. We'll be sure to pass your compliments to the team and look forward to welcoming you back in the near future.

    Reviewed 19 March 2015

    We were visiting South Africa for the first time and on a recomendation decided to visit Paternoster and Aberlone house for our first three nights to wind down and relax before a hectic schedule round the cape. We were not disapointed whilst Paternoster is very...More

    Thank Blademan1
    Response from South_Of_Africa_HQ, Guest Relations Manager at Abalone House & SpaResponded 20 March 2015

    Dear guest, we are delighted to read your wonderful review of your recent stay at Abalone House & Spa in Paternoster. Paternoster is indeed a quaint little fishing village on the West Coast and a hidden gem, hence our offering of a luxurious getaway destination...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Concierge
    • Conference Facilities
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Hot Tub
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    • US$289 - US$472 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Western Cape >
    • Saldanha Bay Municipality >
    • Paternoster
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    • Abalone House Hotel Paternoster
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    Lucille V
    30 September 2015|
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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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    "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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