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Harbour Vue Guest House

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you Barry for a lovely stay. A wonderful guest house, our every need catered for. Even coffee brought to me at the pool. Fabulous breakfast, fabulous views of the ocean through every window and door.

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SANMARIE, Owner at Harbour Vue Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Natalie, Thank you for the nice review, will forward it to Barry who deserves all the credit. Sanmarie

Krugersdorp, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Host was brilliant and funny, the place was spotless and stunning. The only reason I would have wanted an Air-con that day is it was 40 degrees Celsius. Other wise all was perfect and I thank you for a stunning stay.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for 2 nights and could not have been happier with the location, the comfort and the service. Barry in particular was tremendous - making sure we were well looked after without being intrusive. The clifftop walk was just across the road and between the New Harbour and the town itself we enjoyed the best of Hermanus from a...

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We stayed here for just one night along our route East. We could have easily stayed much longer. Barry was a superb host. Everything here was well thought out and has lots of nice little touches. Good size bedroom with brilliant shower. Private balcony with furniture. Breakfast was terrific. Highly recommended.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the Harbour Vue Guest House for 3 nights and had a fantastic stay. Our room was spacious, very clean and beautifully decorated and there rest of the guest house was equally lovely. Barry, the host, was excellent - very helpful and kind and going out of his way to offer tips and advice. The...

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Reviewed 10 March 2017

We stayed for 2 nights and had an awesome stay. We had 2 rooms with brilliant ocean views and 1 room with a garden view. The guest house is tastefully decorated and Barry was the perfect, most welcoming, jolly, funny, helpful and informative host. This is one of the best guest houses we stayed in during our stay in SA....

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Harbour Vue was the perfect guest house, lovely views of the ocean, a had a great spacious room. I was only there for 3 nights but I could quite easily stayed for a week or 2. Barry was a great host and nothing was to much for him, he made the stay even more enjoyable. I enjoyed eating at the...

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strand
Reviewed 28 February 2017

the whole experience was enjoyable. (From arrival till we left.) Enjoyed the nice pool and the breakfast was entertaining. The host took care of our every need! The room was very nice and the walk to town...the view!!!

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Presron
Reviewed 19 February 2017

A bit far out of Hermanus but that's the only criticism! Barry was great" lovely spacious rooms, breakfast good but we didn't care for communal dining! Felt secure and safe at all times. Lovely coastal walk across from property and wonderful dining place within walking distance

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 18 February 2017

From the warm, comical greetings on arrival to the heartfelt hugs on departure... Harbour Vue feels like a home away from home. Barry is an absolute gem of man and made us feel so welcome & cared about. He even personally delivered freshly made coffee to our room to sip on while we soaked up every inch of the beautiful...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Overlooking the bay and the new harbour in Hermanus, Harbour Vue Guest House offers superb 4 star luxury accommodation for business or leisure. The suites are tastefully and individually decorated with high quality finishes, each with en-suite bathrooms. Views are simply spectacular. Relax on the balcony while sipping a sundowner ... life doesn't get better than this. From the Neptune, Fynbos and Southern Rights you can lie in bed and watch the Southern Right Whales at play in the bay! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Harbour Vue Guest House

Address: 84 Westcliff Road, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Hermanus
Price Range: €75 - €105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Harbour Vue Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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“Apart from family suite, there are three room, two with sea views. One is much larger than the other two rooms for couples.”
AlanWCape, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Front rooms have sea view but rear rooms are quieter, though none are particularly noisy.”
Isobel703, 11 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Southern right is a beautiful room”
Chalmers16, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Southern Right Room for the sea view”
aandii_madiba, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Request sea facing as it overlooks the harbour. Breathtaking view!”
SharonFineDetails, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
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