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Birkenhead House

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Overview
Cnr of 7th 11th Street Voelklip, Hermanus, Overstrand 7200 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
5 Star accommodation
Reviews (455)
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All reviewsla residencethe cliffcape townour honeymoonspa treatmentsmoment you arriveboutique hotelinfinity poolwhale watchingoverlooking the oceanamazing hotelattention to detailheaven on earthhuge bathroomsouth africastayed longerstunning views
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was not planning on writing a review of this hotel online, because I had already done so on the hotel’s feedback card, but in light of the two negative reviews on this hotel, I feel like I must provide a counter-weight to this, as...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This boutique hotel feels like home except the exotic locale is so incredibly dramatic and yet welcoming, too! The best lunch I’ve had in years! A staff so professional, I felt like royalty without pretense. The luxury of our room was surpassed only by the...More

Thank Charlotte B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the rooms that face the cove. They were special and beautiful and beyond expectations. The meals were very delicious and the service was excellent. We walked the cove and it was a lot of fun. Would go back in a heartbeat.

Thank Jacqueline B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just back from an amazing trip to this hotel. We sat on their deck overlooking the ocean with amazing views watching multiple whales including calves surface and jump. After 2 days my daughter said "there are so many whales they must be like squirrels to...More

Thank Kathryn C
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

We spent two nights here on our honeymoon in October 2016 (so late writing this review!). We had the most amazing stay. All staff are extremely welcoming. Seriously good quality staff, atmosphere, food, drinks, service decor, ethos.. Just loved it. I've stayed in some wonderful...More

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Description
Perched on the Hermanus cliffs, the regal Birkenhead House overlooks the whale watching paradise of Walker Bay. Accommodating guests in the utmost luxury, this is the perfect destination for those seeking the ...More pinnacle of seaside living. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
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On the Beach
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Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
On the Beach
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$635 - US$1 127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Birkenhead House And Villa
,
Birkenhead House & Villa Hotel Hermanus
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Overstrand > Hermanus
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
On the Beach
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$635 - US$1 127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Birkenhead House And Villa
,
Birkenhead House & Villa Hotel Hermanus
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Overstrand > Hermanus
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Traveller (382)
Room & Suite (120)
Pool & Beach (54)
Dining (37)
Family and Play Areas (4)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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Response from sammie43 | Reviewed this property |
We left a tip for the maid in each room we occupied over a 3 night stay and we tipped the drivers who took us Shark diving etc and when collected from Hermanus.We didn't tip general staff,I have never tipped hotel staff in... More
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"With just 11 you cannot go wrong; all have the magnicent view of the sea!"
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"Best to secure the rooms that overlook the ocean."
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"I had an ocean-view room that was awesome."
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"All rooms seem excellent."
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