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La Gratitude Villa

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Enjoy magnificent views of Walker Bay and being close to Grotto Beach at La Gratitude Villa. This historical holiday home has recently been renovated to upgrade the accommodation and facilities to 21st Century standards. It offers superb, understated luxury accommodation in Hermanus that still retains the magic of bygone years. It is a few steps from secluded coves, 12km of pristine beach, the Hermanus cliff paths and a short drive from the village.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Room features
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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We recently spent a few wonderful nights staying at La Gratitude. My son is in a powered wheelchair so we are always wary about access but L/G was great. You can drive down to the courtyard and the whole of L/G is on one level. Rooms are large and very comfortable. The pool, spa
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Response from SimonPT777, Owner at La Gratitude Villa
Responded 4 weeks ago
Dear Steve, I am delighted that you enjoyed your time at La Gratitude and that you found it wheel chair accessible. We want La Gratitude to be enjoyed by all. Thank you for your kind review. Best wishes, Simon
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This is a magical location. The house is gorgeously bright & comfortable. The views are outstanding. From the patio you can enjoy sundowners with a backdrop of magnificent sunsets. Lovely walks along the costal path. 5 stars all the way.
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Set in its elevated position made this an ideal spot for relaxing at the beach house with views to the bay and mountains. What easy access to popular Grotto and Voelklip beaches. Amazing walks on our doorstep. Visiting in winter was incredible with crisp days, to view whales in
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Probably the best situated Herbert Baker house in South Africa with views over the whole of Walker Bay and a stone throw away from Grotto beach. A big thank you to the Pickstone family for willing to share this 100 year old gem of a house with us. The house easily accommodates
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We enjoyed our stay at La Gratitude enormously. It’s a charming house and the location is ideal. We were really able to take it easy there, which is exactly what we’d hoped for. The house is only a few minutes walk from the expansive Grotto Beach. We weren't quite brave enough
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View from upstairs bedroom
House door to pool
The fabulous fireplace in the sitting room
View from Main Bedroom of Upstairs Suite in the Roof
"All rooms in this self catering house are worth sleeping in"
"You get the whole house, but the seaview room is the best room and it is also the main bedroom."
South AfricaWestern CapeOverberg DistrictOverstrandHermanus
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