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Bodrum City, Turkey
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Situated right on the coast, the Penguino, a small family-run guesthouse, was the perfect place for us to stay and an easy walk into the centre of town. From the moment we arrived we were made to feel really welcome. Although we had chosen a room on the upper level we asked if it was possible to stay in a...

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Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Nikki & Stefan went out of their way to ensure our stay in their home was fantastic. From the moment we arrived we were made to feel welcome. The room was lovely, with a large and comfortable bed. Stefan is a master chef and breakfast was a work of art and delicious. When we next come to South Africa, Hermanus...

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our 2nd stay at Penguino and every bit as good as the first. Nikki & Stefan are perfect hosts and nothing is too much trouble. Food is to die for, both for breakfast and the Braai that Stefan did for us. We'll be back. Richard & Gloria

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our 2nd stay at Penguino and we cannot wait for our 3rd. With every comfort available and the most amazing hosts you cannot help but feel right at home. Plus the food is amazing and the rooms are super comfortable. Thank you Penguino

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Thank Dean H
Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 16 January 2017

An amazing stay with Nikki & Stefan! Fantastic location!Their home is stunning, well decorated & serviced! The breakfasts are well worth the stay with a large variety of delicious homemade goodies!! would definitely go back & highly recommend Penguino Guesthouse!

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Thank keethals
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 16 January 2017

A quiet guesthouse with excellent food. The attention to detail is unrivalled. Perfect for a quick getaway with the significant other. Clean, quaint and lovely. The people were super nice too. Highly recommended.

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Thank hauptfleischkyle
Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We had a wonderful stay here. Nikki and Stefan was always friendly and helpful by giving us tips on where to go and where to eat. Stefan makes the best breakfast in the Southern Hemisphere! Rooms are spacious clean and beautiful. Will definitely stay at Penguino again.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Had the most fantastic holiday staying at the Penguino Guest house in Hermanus Cant wait to go back there Nicci and Stephan the most fantastic hosts and nothing was too much trouble for them Made us feel at home in their beautiful guest house

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Island of Malta, Malta
Reviewed 17 December 2016

We stayed for 1 night whilst driving the garden route. We had a warm greeting from the hosts and our room was very clean and comfortable. Our hosts also went out of their way to ensure we had a pleasant stay. The guesthouse is a stone's throw away from Hermanus town center, and it's a scenic walk to get there....

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Very friendly hosts. You feel as if you are visiting friends. The breakfast was the best we had on our trip. You can reach the town in 10 minutes walk und the cliffpath is just opposite the Guesthouse

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Penguino guesthouse's 4 rooms are tastefully and individually decorated with high quality finishes, each with en-suite bathrooms. We are a small family run guesthouse we pride ourselves to give warm, friendly personal style of hospitality. As we are just 40 m from the famous cliff paths and a 7 minute walk to the center of town. Stefan and Nikki Otto are looking forward to welcoming you to Penguino... come and breath our Champagne air! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Penguino Guesthouse

Address: 16 Westcliff Road, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Hermanus
Price Range: RM321 - RM348 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Penguino Guesthouse 3.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Galapagos room is right next to the pool so no stairs to climb”
 of 5 bubbles travellerin2013, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“They all seemed excellent. If you have little children, then being upstairs would be safer, away from the pool”
 of 5 bubbles georgemoncrieff, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Great place to stay for two or three nights.”
 of 5 bubbles krisj539, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are great”
 of 5 bubbles Stone_xxx, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Loved the privacy of the Emperor Penguin room.”
 of 5 bubbles PicassoJhb, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
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