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Cape Town, South Africa
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 15 August 2016

I had the pleasure of staying at the Last word Long Beach hotel last week. All I can say is that I was blown away by the brilliant service and ambiance of the establishment. What came to mind immediately was the perfect word choice in describing The Last Word hotels as "intimate" as that they certainly are. We stayed in... More 

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Megan W, Marketing at The Last Word Long Beach, responded to this review

Thank you so much for such a lengthly, wonderful review of The Last Word Long Beach. We truly appreciate the time you took to write about us on Tripadvisor and truly look forward to your return in the near future. Join us for another perfect stay at The Last Word Long Beach. Warm regards The Long Beach team. More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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82 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Walked all the way from the Long Beach sign in Kommetjie to the end of Noordhoek beach at Chapman's Peak. A great workout and lovely fresh air activity which took 3 hours for the return walk, but really worth it! Another tick off the bucket list as one of the longest beach walks. Although we did it in the winter,... More 

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Megan W, Marketing at The Last Word Long Beach, responded to this review

Long Beach is truly a special place and we're very blessed to be right on the sand. Thank you for the review. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Warm regards The Long Beach team. More 

Kimberley, South Africa
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9 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016

The staff from The Last Word Long Beach are very friendly and provide exceptional service. The breakfast provides a variety of fresh fruit as well as hot and cold options. The room is spacious with good quality linen and the view is magnificent.

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Megan W, Marketing at The Last Word Long Beach, responded to this review

Thank you for our positive feedback about The Last Word Long Beach. We truly appreciate the time you took to write this review and encourage you to join is again on the beach in the warmer months. Warm regards The Last Word Long Beach. More 

London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Basically this is a big seafront house on the Cape in a superb setting. The rooms are luxurious and the sound of the sea as you go through the patio door is invigorating. It's a funny old immediate area that we didn't really get to explore but we didn't feel much need to leave our hotel setting. I imagine in... More 

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Megan W, Marketing at The Last Word Long Beach, responded to this review

Thank you for your complimentary review of The Last Word Long Beach. We always appreciate good feedback like yours and want to thank you for taking the time to write this on Tripadvisor. Please join us again in high season and recommend us to your friends, family and colleagues. We look forward to your return. All the best The Long... More 

Kommetji
1 review
Reviewed 21 July 2016

What a beautiful place to stay. After a holiday in Italy it was a pleasure to receive some awesome South African service! Great view and wonderful beach at your doorstep. We went for a horse ride which was great and had supper at a local little romantic restaurant.

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Megan W, Marketing at The Last Word Long Beach, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review of The Last Word Long Beach. Kommetjie truly is a special place and we're thrilled that you enjoyed it after visiting a wonderful place like Italy. We pride ourselves on our excellent service and prime locations and truly appreciate good feedback like this. We look forward to your return this summer. Warmest regards The... More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful surprise to find this beautiful quant boutique hotel on the beachfront in Kommetjie . The service is excellent ! Really 5 star service from the moment you enter the hotel until departure . Fanie made such an impression with his passion for the hospitality industry .They really go out of their way to make every guests stay... More 

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Megan W, Marketing at The Last Word Long Beach, responded to this review

We're so thrilled that you discovered, and loved, our boutique hotel in Kommetjie. We're so proud to call it home! Please join us again in high season to experience the wonderful Long Beach summer. We look forward to seeing you again. Regards The Long Beach team. More 

Democratic Republic of the Congo
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57 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016

My husband and I stayed at The Last Word in July (winter). The weather was great! The views of the beach from the rooms and breakfast restaurant are fabulous. There are two rooms with balconies looking down onto the beach and more downstairs with patios next to the pool and beach. The décor is really lovely in each room. There... More 

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Megan W, Marketing at The Last Word Long Beach, responded to this review

We are thrilled that you experienced good weather at The Last Word Long Beach and that you found our hotel to be so homely and accommodating. Kommetjie truly is a special place and we love it. We anticipate your return in the coming year! Thank you The Long Beach team. More 

Kommetji
1 review
Reviewed 7 July 2016

The Last Word exceeded our expectations with a warm and friendly staff that met our every need. The ocean front view was a beautiful place to sit and enjoy the scenery. It was a fabulous place to celebrate our 25th Anniversary!

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Megan W, Marketing at The Last Word Long Beach, responded to this review

We are so glad that you enjoyed such a wonderful stay in our hotel and that you chose us to celebrate your 25th anniversary. We hope to see you again for the 26th! Warm regards The Long Beach team. More 

Decatur, Georgia
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37 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016

From the moment we arrived the staff was accommodating and so friendly. It's a small and very personable which we loved. There was a fresh prepared Breakfast every morning, fresh dinner, turn down service with delightful treats, a bar in room and also in the common area. Keagan and the staff are awesome!! Will definitely be returning on our next... More 

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Megan W, Marketing at The Last Word Long Beach, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your warm review of our intimate little beach hotel. We really appreciate your positive feedback and truly look forward to your return soon. Warmest regards The Long Beach team. More 

George, South Africa
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32 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Thank you for a lovely stay. Fanie is absolutely fantastic! All the staff is very helpful and kind. Thank you for the cheesecake and birthday song!! The rooms are spacious and comfortable, quiet and with a spectacular view. Great setting and location. Dinner at Foodbarn!!

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Megan W, Marketing at The Last Word Long Beach, responded to this review

We're thrilled that you enjoyed such a wonderful stay with us in Kommetjie. Join us again in the summer months for another wonderful intimate Last Word experience. We'll be expecting you... Warm regards The Last Word Long Beach. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Long Beach is situated in the picturesque lobster-fishing village of Kommetjie, a short thirty minute drive from Cape Town. It is truly a special place to stay, offering a rare and rewarding alternative, romantic hideaway. Facilities include a swimming pool, relaxing sun deck with ocean views and whale watching in season. There are six ultra luxurious suites all with stylishly comfortable interiors. Each spectacularly appointed room faces the sea. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Last Word Long Beach

Address: 1 Kirsten Avenue, Kommetjie 7975, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Kommetjie
Price Range: €247 - €575 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Last Word Long Beach 5*
Number of rooms: 6
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The Last Word Long Beach Hotel Kommetjie
Long Beach Cape Town
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“It wold be a pity to stay here and not have a room with a sea view, if available”
  • View of the bay, Chapman's Peak and rear of Table Mountain
 of 5 bubbles GeoffreyT127, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 4 had a lovely view of the ocean. It may be best to request an ocean view if you would like one to avoid disappointment.”
 of 5 bubbles amandak941, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room on main floor”
  • 170.00 a night in July
 of 5 bubbles Blowfishy, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are of a good size.If you want a very large room with a lounge area number 1 is good”
 of 5 bubbles teresalegg, 9 Jul 2016 | Read review
“They are all good rooms!”
 of 5 bubbles SpecialK513, 30 Jun 2016 | Read review
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