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The Plettenberg Hotel

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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

It’s difficult to review this place. To be honest it doesn’t feel very hotel like. It might be that our room was in the annexed building but for me it felt like the hotel has no heart. That said Service was great, staff lovely and...More

1  Thank gster1977
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 19 October 2017

Dear gster1977, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. The part of the hotel that you stayed in during your visit with us was built to take advantage of the incredible ocean views while providing a little more privacy to...More

Reviewed 10 October 2017

My husband and I had the absolute pleasure to return to The Plettenberg Hotel on Saturday, 23 September – 27 September 2017 to celebrate our Anniversary. We were warmly welcomed at reception and had complimentary coffee and cappuccino at the deck by the pool. We...More

1  Thank zerwickrenatevictor
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 11 October 2017

Dear zerwickrenatevictor, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely and detailed review. Being able to read how much you and your husband enjoyed returning to The Plettenberg and how highly you rate your stay with us is an absolute pleasure. We...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

We booked in here because it is in the same chain as the Marine in Hermanus which is our favourite. The position and quality of this hotel was just as good as the Marine and the rooms were just as wonderful. We were looked after...More

Thank Mick1966
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 5 October 2017

Dear Mick1966 Thank you for the wonderful review. Once you have a favorite it is always difficult to try something new and we are pleased that you ventured up the Garden Route and enjoyed your time with us so much. We are very fortunate to...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

The main selling point of this hotel is the setting, which is absolutely stunning. We had a double aspect "Premier Suite" in the annexe (Room 65), which although quite a bit smaller than it appeared on the website, had fabulous views and allowed you to...More

Thank mb1605
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 5 October 2017

Dear mb1605 Thank you for taking the time to write the review. I know that you have been in direct communication with our CEO and that you have resolved the issues with her privately. I am glad that she was able to address this with...More

Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Always our favourite place to lunch! The view is magnificent! And the food beyond delicious! I had the Hake fish with crispy sweet patato chips and a salad And hubby had it as it comes, fish with mushy peas and chips.More

1  Thank annieplett
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 28 September 2017

Dear annieplett, Thank you for the lovely review written. The view remains magnificent, no matter how many times one has seen it. The food is equally amazing as our chefs are very aware that they need to match the quality of the food to the...More

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Room & Suite (86)
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Hotel & Grounds (145)
Bathroom (5)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Travellers' Choice
2017 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$231 - US$784 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#1 Spa Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#2 Luxury Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#2 Romantic Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#5 Family Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$231 - US$784 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#1 Spa Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#2 Luxury Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#2 Romantic Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#5 Family Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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