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The Plettenberg Hotel

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Overview
Garden Route 40 Church Street, Plettenberg Bay 6600 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This hotel is extremely nice, it's just a little isolated from other restaurants as we were told to either drive or get one of the hotel security team to escort you there and back at night. The staff are very friendly and extremely efficient. My...More

Thank rogerairriess
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 2 days ago

Dear rogerairriess, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. We're very happy to see how much you enjoyed your stay with us and will make sure to pass your compliments to the staff at the Spa as well. We look...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

What a great stay my wife and I had at the Plettenberg Hotel, would definitely return. But there were a few negatives before talking about the positives, hence why 4 out of 5, but wasn’t far off 5. NEGATIVES: On the correspondence upon check in...More

Thank M1chael_88
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 2 days ago

Dear M1chael_88, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. I would firstly like to apologize again for not correcting your wife's name when we had the opportunity to do so and I believe that you have received my personal email...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had an excellent stay in this hotel. Setting is beautiful, accommodation excellent and service outstanding. Restaurant In hotel is off a high standard and bar is relaxing.would reccomend for all types of staysMore

Thank Holly092
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 2 days ago

Dear Holly092, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay with us. We're thrilled to see how much you enjoyed your time at The Plettenberg and will make sure to let all our staff know about your wonderful feedback. Please do...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful region, spectacular views for this hotel, on a cliff overlooking the beach. The rooms are very comfortable and nice. Attentive staff, restaurant a bit overdone but breakfast excellent ! Not to be missed.

Thank verkat
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 2 days ago

Dear verkat, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. We're very happy to hear how much you enjoyed your stay with us and would love to welcome you back again in future. Kind regards, MJ, Wiida and The Team

Reviewed 10 October 2018

We recently stayed here for 3 nights and it will go down in our collective memories as one of the best experiences we have had in any hotel any where. From our first glimpse of the hotel's setting, to the wonderful warm welcome, to the...More

Thank TomJosephine
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 12 October 2018

Dear TomJosephine, Thanks very much for taking the time to review your stay with us. It is thrilling to know that we were instrumental in your having a wonderful experience and your appreciation and gratitude are truly valued by all of us! We hope to...More

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About
Description
The Plettenberg - situated on a rocky headland in Africa's most spectacular coastal resort - is the ultimate escape. The 37 luxury rooms and suites, showcase the most breathtaking vistas in Southern More Africa. With views of the ocean, mountains and endless stretches of golden beach, The Plettenberg is situated in the heart of the adventure-rich Garden Route, world-renowned for its excellent selection of outdoor activities. From regular dolphin and whale sightings to bungee jumping, treetop canopy tours and other more daring pursuits in the surrounding countryside. The Plettenberg is the ideal place to both relax and unwind - or recharge and reinvigorate - through a series of sensational endeavours. At The Plettenberg the charming service, exceptional cuisine, which is overseen by The Collection by Liz McGrath’s Grand Chef, Peter Tempelhoff, and the setting combine to create the ultimate story, one of a South African seaside property unlike any other. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Spa
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
,
Spa
,
Romantic
,
Luxury
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
,
Spa
,
Romantic
,
Luxury
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
37
Price range
US$217 - US$712 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Plettenberg Bay
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
,
Spa
,
Romantic
,
Luxury
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
37
Price range
US$217 - US$712 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Plettenberg Bay
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Traveller (377)
Room & Suite (110)
Pool & Beach (41)
Dining (28)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Questions & Answers
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Marc C
30 July 2016|
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Response from MJBirch | Property representative |
Dear Marc C, We unfortunately do not have a gym at the hotel but we can offer you our "gym in a bag" which you are more than welcome to use in the privacy of your room or out on the lawn next to one of the swimming... More
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Maurice95
10 January 2015|
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Response from MJBirch | Property representative |
Good Morning, The walk to the beach is about 10 minutes. Kind Regards, Annemie
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Room Tips
"With a sea view!"
dellaneilson
26 Sep 2018
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"Try to go out of season as season is full.February or November are good months. Good rooms are South facing..."
42markbriggs
29 Aug 2018
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"Corner on first floor"
Annemi
14 Jun 2018
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"Go for a corner room above the ground floor"
robertchambers7
20 May 2018
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