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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Really nice guesthouse with perfect location. We stayed for 2 nights and everything was perfect.- room, location and service. Would love to come back. Only wish is a larger pool - it's quite small but ok for a quick dip

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Cheshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We were warmly welcomed firstly by a sweet member of the staff and later by Charmaine the owner and her family, very comfortable huge bed in a huge room with terrace overlooking the garden and over to the cliffs where we walked along the lovely pathway into Hermanus seeing along the way Lizards and Dassies the rabbit like furry creatures...

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Lovely very spacious rooms, tastefully decorated, comfortable beds, spotless bathrooms, sea-facing rooms have suberb views, lovely to sit on balcony and enjoy ocean, especially if you're lucky enough to see large pod of dolphins in the bay. Wonderful host Charmaine, very knowledgeable. Scrumptious breakfasts. Had a wonderful stay.

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Johannesburg
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We had a lovely time at On the Cliff. The breakfasts were delicious and the guest house is within walking distance of the centre of town, along the cliff path. Charmaine was very hospitable, recommending restaurants and making reservations on our behalf. The rooms could benefit from a fan or airconditioner as being on the ground floor, we did not...

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Natasha0020, Owner at On the Cliff Guest House, responded to this review

Good day JaxRose Thank you so much for the review, and we will take note and address your points reviewed. We do have fans available from the office as we like to keep them dust free and clean. The period you stayed with us was over New Year, and this time of the year our little sleepy town is flooded...

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 30 December 2016

On the Cliff is a lovely guesthouse just outside Hermanus central. It is owned by Charmaine who ensures everything is to your satisfaction and will help guide you through where to dine in Hermanus. The rooms are large and comfortable with a beautiful central pool. It is a 10 minute walk into town but far way enough to ensure peace...

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Natasha0020, Owner at On the Cliff Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Dom, Thank you so much for the review, it was lovely to have you and your whole family stay with us. All the very best to you all for 2017. Lots of love, Charmaine

Cheshire
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Second time we have stayed in this b&b.We had a lovely room with sea view and breakfast was excellent. Secure parking and a pleasant walk into Hermanus - no need to take the car to go out to dinner. No need for aircon as the evenings were cool

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Natasha0020, Owner at On the Cliff Guest House, responded to this review

Hi LambertCheshire, It was so nice to see you again, and thank you so much for the review. We are trying to be GREEN but have had to install airconditioners, even though Hermanus has this wonderful cool breeze off the sea in the late afternoons and evenings. Wishing you both a wonderful 2017, filled with good health and lovely travells....

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Beautiful guest house with amazing views over the bay. Easy walking distance to the town which is stunning and has many options of restaurants and shops. Staff could not be more informative and helpful. Highly recommend.

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Cape Town
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

We spent a weekend. The welcome was very warm. Thereafter we were taken on a guided tour of the facilities before being taken to our room. The room was well appointed and offered stunning views from the bed, couch and balconies. It was great to listen to the breaking waves in bed at night. The breakfast was lovely. Good location...

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Crawley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Staying at On the Cliff for 10 days we were thoroughly acclimatised to a wonderful relaxing holiday. The rooms were spacious and spotless and very comfortable, and the room staff were very polite and efficient. We chose the first floor balcony rooms and weren't disappointed in the views - they are fabulous. Glazing isn't 100% so a litte traffic noise...

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Hot Springs, Arkansas
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Nice big clean room overlooking the ocean. A little walk to town and to the harbor. They even called to set up our whale-watching tour for the next morning. Breakfast very good and made to order. Really enjoyed our stay

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Seafront luxury guest house with sea views from all rooms. Sauna, heated pool, pub, gym, guest lounges, bicycles and more. Situated with the cliff paths directly in front of the house and beautiful views of the whales in season from your room. Shark cage diving, whale viewing, diving, horse riding, fantastic beaches and lots more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about On the Cliff Guest House

Address: 42 Westcliff Road | Westcliff, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Hermanus
Price Range: €107 - €187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — On the Cliff Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Ask for a sea facing room on the first floor”
 of 5 bubbles domih898, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“First floor probably has better views”
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“Sea view amazing”
 of 5 bubbles MartineI204, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
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“All rooms are sea facing.”
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