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The Plettenberg Hotel

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Pool & Beach (38)
Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“liz mcgrath”(8 reviews)
“beautiful hotel”(33 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend this hotel when you’re next In Plettenberg or passing through. The facilities and staff are top notch. Customer is definitely king in this hotel!!! Recently renovated and definitely deserves rating. My boys enjoyed the food and close proximity to the beach-walking.More

Thank Tshepo M
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Tshepo M, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We're so happy to see that you and your family had such a wonderful stay with us. We agree - customer is definitely king in our wonderful hotel and we...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for 3 nites and loved this hotel. Rooms are very stylish with all mod cons. Complimentary bottle of wine and mini bar restocked daily . Breakfast was huge and lovely overlooking the ocean . Staff were always smiling and helpful . Would I stay...More

Thank bigwilie_4163l
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear bigwilie_4163l Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We're very happy to see how much you enjoyed your stay with us. Our staff love meeting guests and making sure that they have an amazing experience while at the hotel...More

Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic lunch with the most beautiful view in Plett!!! I had the Ceasar Salad with extra chicken as a main and sweet potato chips, beyond delicious! My new favourite dish here! Hubby had the fantastic hake en chips and mushy peas, always a...More

Thank annieplett
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear annieplett, Thank you so much for your lovely review. It is always a pleasure having you with us and it wonderful to see how much you enjoy your visits with us. We very much look forward to your return. Kind regards, MJ, Wiida and...More

Reviewed 20 June 2018

Unfortunately The Plettenberg Hotel didn't really do it for us. It might just be a matter of taste, or having read previous reviews, our expectations were that much higher. The hotel is in a good location with great views overlooking Plettenberg Bay - but be...More

3  Thank lindale
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 23 June 2018

Dear lindale, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at The Plettenberg. Providing our guests with the best possible experience is the most important aim for the entire team at the hotel and to read that we failed in this is truly...More

Reviewed 14 June 2018

We stayed in the hotel for 2 nights and had dinner once. The room and other facilities were excellent and the staff exceptionally friendly and helpful. The ocean view from the room was amazing. The restaurant is excellent and the a la carte breakfast was...More

Thank Fred v
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 15 June 2018

Dear Fred v, Thank you for the lovely review written. It is wonderful to see how much you enjoyed your stay with us! Our staff love looking after our guests and we'll make sure to convey your feedback to the team. We apologize for the...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 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
Business Centre with Internet Access
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$178 - US$651 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#2 Romantic Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#3 Luxury Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#5 Family Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$178 - US$651 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#2 Romantic Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#3 Luxury Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#5 Family Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (354)
Room & Suite (103)
Pool & Beach (38)
Dining (27)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Questions & Answers
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Marc C
31 July 2016|
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Response from MJBirch | Property representative |
Dear Marc C, We unfortunately do not have a gym at the hotel but we can offer you our "gym in a bag" which you are more than welcome to use in the privacy of your room or out on the lawn next to one of the swimming... More
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Maurice95
11 January 2015|
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Response from MJBirch | Property representative |
Good Morning, The walk to the beach is about 10 minutes. Kind Regards, Annemie
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Room Tips
"Corner on first floor"
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"Go for a corner room above the ground floor"
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"Sea view room absolute priority No ambience.Fantastic sea view but there is little else to remark about..."
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"Make sure it’s not next to a service area or car park."
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