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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very spacious rooms is a big plus. About 10 minutes walk from the center of Hermanus. The hotel is located facing the sea so you can easily step out and walk along the beach walk looking for whales. Very nice lounge room with windows facing the ocean. Good breakfast. Very bad wifi connection is the only negative thing.

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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fabulous place with lovely views. Great welcome and banter with Shane, the manager who was so helpful with booking dinner, taxis etc. Lovely ensuite room with shower over bath (should have requested room with shower, but we managed) Very comfortable bed and tasty breakfasts. Decor is wonderful but also feels homely and comfortable. Great to see the lovely honesty bar...

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Bodrum, Turkey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had the best room, directly facing the sea, we could whale watch from the comfort of our very comfortable bed. Breakfast and breakfast staff all perfect. Lovely public areas made for comfort. Secure parking. Five minutes walk to town centre.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We stayed at Pelagus house for 3 nights in room 1 which overlooks the sea and is the largest I believe in the house, it was certainly worth having. We spotted a whale one morning whilst sitting on our balcony. It is just a short stroll into the centre and quite safe to do so. Breakfast was delicious and served...

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Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 10 October 2016

This was a lovely guest house in a good location, walking distance from the town center. The rooms were spacious and clean, though one of them had a bath only, no shower. The breakfast provided by the guest house was delicious and plentiful. There is a pool, though it was a bit cold to use it! Internet was not good...

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Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 4 days at this beautiful guesthouse and found it to be just as excellent in service as it is in appearance. The upstairs balcony offers a magnificent view of the bay, while the room we occupied is spacious and tastefully decorated. The breakfasts are pre ordered and then a wide array of extras are on offer when you...

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This guest house is really nice. The owners are very helpful and booked our trips. We were lucky to have room 1 which is the only room with a sea view. The view was fantastic. We could see the whales in the morning. Beautiful location. Hermanus is also a lovely town. My son had Room 2 and unfortunately could hear...

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Paris, France
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Everything is exceptional in this friendly hotel. The view, the rooms, the bathroom, the warm welcome. The breakfast could be improved, but who cares when you spend time on the windy coastline of Hermanus. Time stops!

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St Paul, MN
Reviewed 23 July 2016

We stayed for 2 nights and had an amazing suite with balconies that had great views, a lounge area and amazing accommodations. Food was very good. Very well taken care of B&B. Close to anything you want to see or do in Hermanus!

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Palm Springs, California
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Had the ocean view room, which looks like there was only one with ocean view, which was nice. However, it was like staying in a private house. It may be nice for a family because you essentially could have the house to yourself. For me, my stay was a disappointment having stayed at such other great places with attentive service....

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
UNDER NEW MANAGEMENT AS OF 1 MARCH 2014 Pelagus Guest House is situated in Hermanus, South Africa - a picturesque little town, world renowned for its beauty, whales and champagne air. Our guest house offers you accommodation in Hermanus that has all the elements necessary for a stay that is truly special. Our position, our style and our dedication to the highest standards ensure that the accommodation we provide meets your expectations. A spectacular view of the ocean and the sound of waves greet you on arrival at Pelagus Guest House; you'll awake to the smell of a fresh sea breeze and seaside sounds every morning and you'll be able to relax on the patio and enjoy the vista of Walker Bay whenever it pleases you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pelagus House

Address: 11 Church Street, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Hermanus
Price Range: €75 - €178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Pelagus House 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Request a room with a shower if required. Same applies for sea view.”
 of 5 bubbles annieh717, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 as the best views”
 of 5 bubbles zimjim, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with an ocean view and with a shower”
 of 5 bubbles MaryD27, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“ask for a sea view”
 of 5 bubbles j0na89, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you want a sea-facing room, Room 1 is right overlooking the sea (view straight from the bed) and room 2 has a balcony with a sea view.”
  • View from Room 1
  • View from pool facing rooms
  • Beautiful old Victorian bath and large shower in the bathrooms
  • View from balcony of Room 2
  • Room 2
 of 5 bubbles HeidiLoubser, 30 Jun 2016 | Read review
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