We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Marine Hermanus

Save
Traveller (297)
Room & Suite (81)
Dining (26)
Ratings and reviews
Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
View all reviews
What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Concierge
Spa
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre
5 Star Hotel
The Marine is one of the southern hemisphere's most spectacular seaside Relais & Chateaux properties. Perched on the cliffs, overlooking Hermanus's Walker Bay, The Marine boasts 40 individually decorated bedrooms and suites. This unforgettable property overlooks South Africa's most...
View all hotel information
Location and contact
Marine Drive, Hermanus, Overstrand 7200, South Africa
77,7 km to Cape Town Intl Airport
64 restaurants are within a 0,5 km radius
View nearby attractions and restaurants
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
29 Jul30 Jul
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 8 partner sites to see rooms from US$221.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Hermanus hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","SHOW_DISCLAIMER_ASTERISK","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "b2aa19ace76a4449a0e285d5a72a3152", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":304234,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[32696855],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":29,"month":7,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":30,"month":7,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":221,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"b2aa19ace76a4449a0e285d5a72a3152","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":236,"lowestMetaPrice":221,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":236,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":236,"lowestMetaPrice":221,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":236,"hotelName":"The Marine Hermanus","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImIyYWExOWFjZTc2YTQ0NDlhMGUyODVkNWE3MmEzMTUyIiwiQUlLIjoiNWU4YmNhYjM3MmM2NDRlYThhYzk0MTQ5YjFmMDkyMzgifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "29/07/2018", "checkOut": "30/07/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$221", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"32696855":"Expedia"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (800)
Filter reviews
703 results
Traveller rating
479
141
55
19
9
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
479
141
55
19
9
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsseafood restauranttravel deskorigins restaurantpavilion restaurantliz mcgraththe cliffcomplimentary mini barmain restaurantwhale watchingfabulous hotelsister hotelstar hotelsea viewcape townsouth africawalker baythe general manager
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 703 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago

I loved this place. I only stayed for one night but, I considered moving in. The rooms were perfectly appointed with majestic views of the ocean crashing against the shore. I was lucky enough to stay during full moon and enjoyed the views from my...More

Thank Candice M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a family, we love Hermanus, and have been here many times, most often staying with family or friends. This time, we thought that we would stay at the famous Marine Hotel. Our stay had both positives and negatives, so here goes: Positives: - great...More

1  Thank bjl2611
Response from TheMarineteam, General Manager at The Marine HermanusResponded 5 days ago

Dear bjl2611, Thank you for your detailed review, highlighting the positive and negative aspects of your recent stay with us. Your constructive feedback is much appreciated and I am sorry to hear about the noise and inconvenience you experienced on Saturday evening. We look forward...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a hotel that could be great, but it seems that most parts are a little bit short of it. We had a room with a wonderful sea view , however, being a long room, the first part, dark and far from the window...More

Thank London-E-A
Response from TheMarineteam, General Manager at The Marine HermanusResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear London-E-A, Thank you for your review and constructive feedback regarding your room and recent stay with us. It is always good to hear how we can improve our standards and I would like to reassure you that all these matters have been addressed. I...More

Reviewed 5 June 2018

Great older hotel, updated and chic! Old world charm!! Get a room with an ocean view or overlooking the courtyard/garden. No breakfast buffet since there were few lodgers, but great breakfast to order included with room. Convenient to local shops and restaurants. Secured parking. Indulge...More

Thank Iris H
Response from TheMarineteam, General Manager at The Marine HermanusResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Iris H, Thank you for taking the time to post this informative review. It is very good to know you enjoyed your stay with the wonderful views over looking Walker Bay and the Dassies !! We hope to welcome you back in the not...More

Reviewed 4 June 2018

The view and position are unbeatable. The food and service is great - the wine quite expensive, though. You get what you pay for - the cheap rooms do overlook the shops at the back with the accompanying road noise..

Thank andrewlancefield2017
View more reviews
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$178 - US$536 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Hermanus
#4 Luxury Hotel in Hermanus
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$178 - US$536 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Hermanus
#4 Luxury Hotel in Hermanus
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (297)
Room & Suite (81)
Dining (26)
Pool & Beach (13)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
clare114
13 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Torben K | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure Hotel seems to Apply to a bit older generation
0
Votes
Val F
15 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from europeanfan2015 | Reviewed this property |
Pool is small. Doubt they heat it
1
Vote
Room Tips
"Room with an Ocean View, or on 2nd Floor overlooking garden/courtyard with your own patio."
Read review
"Get a sea view room, if you can"
Read review
"Corner suite was nice and big"
Read review
"Make sure you get a sea FACING view if you book a sea view"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing