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Snails' End Cottage

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Snails' End Cottage - front view
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5 reviews
Snails' End Cottage - front view
Lounge/dining area
Kitchen
Bedroom with twin beds
Sea from bay window of lounge
Barbecue patio
Dining area
Shady seating in the garden
Clivias in garden
Hermanus Old Harbour from the Cliff Path
View from the Cliff Path
The white sand beach of Grotto Beach
Looking across Sandbaai Beach towards Onrus
Onrus Beach looking back towards Sandbaai Beach
Overview
Cottage -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
Hermanus, Overstrand, Overberg District, Western Cape
Snails' End Cottage is an owner run establishment, close to the sea and many walking areas. It is situated on a quiet street and is a five minute drive from the centre of town. Close proximity to restaurants, three golf courses, shark cage diving and whale sighting boat trips, as well as whale watching from the cliff path nearby. Our cottage is well equipped and all linen except for beach towels, is supplied, as well as complimentary guest tray, pillow chocolates, shower gel, hand soap etc.
About the Owner, Penny P
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 5 days ago
Listed since : Aug 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 5 reviews and 1 property
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Excellent - based on 5 reviews
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hutz1
Maine
Level 4 Contributor
36 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2018 for a stay in December 2017

This is a very cute cottage in a nice area. Penny the owner lives on the property and is there to offer help yet it is very private. Penny and Vim welcomed us on our arrival and as this was our first stop in South Africa we appreciated all the information they offered. They even made dinner reservations for us...

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Management response:

Thank you so much for that kind review, Cindy! It was lovely to have you here, and just so pleased that you enjoyed Dutchies (and the calamari!!), as well as the stay in our cottage. Hope that the rest of your holiday here in South Africa was as good. Kind regards, Penny and Wim

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pdwillis
Street, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
20 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

One of the best things about Snail's End was the position of the cottage in a safe area - Sandbaai - a ten minute drive to the centre of Hermanus and a very short walk to the ocean and lovely walks in both directions. We had three nights here and found the accommodation comfortable and clean with many lovely little...

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Management response:

Hello Peter, Thank you for that review ... we are so pleased that you both enjoyed your stay in our cottage. Hope to see you again sometime!! Kind regards, Penny - Snails' End Cottage

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bronwenn2...
Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 13 July 2017 for a stay in July 2017

Quaint. Cosy. Hospitable. Comfortable. Fully equipped. Wonderful and friendly efficient landlords. Thank you!

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Thank you! It was lovely to meet you both, and thank you for being such nice guests!

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Amenities
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Small pets are allowed but only by prior arrangement please!
Bathrooms
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    1 Sofa
    1 King
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R 684
£40
R 4 277
£250
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About the neighbourhood
Our cottage is in Sandbaai, which is a suburb of Hermanus, and we are about five minutes' drive from the centre of town, on a quiet street and very close to the sea, and a lovely walk along a paved path along the rocks to Onrus. Our neighbourhood is quiet and very friendly, and there is a local Superette and four fine restaurants very close by.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Cape Town International: 120.0 km
Railway: Cape Town: 130.0 km
Take N2 from Cape Town or airport, up Sir Lowry's Pass and down Houw Hoek Pass and take Hermanus R43 off-ramp. Keep on this road, past the Kleinmond turnoff, Fisherhaven, Hawston, Vermont and Onrus. At the Sandbaai intersection traffic lights, turn right onto Sandbaai Main Road. Go down to the second four-way stop (at Sandbaai Superette) and turn right - follow road around the bends and at the five-way stop take the 3rd exit (from left), turning right into Disa Street. Over the stop street and at T-junction drive straight onto our property - No 17 West End Street.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.3 km.
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