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    On the Cliff Guest House

    42 Westcliff Road | Westcliff, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
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          US$134
          US$87
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          Overview
          • Excellent74%
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          “the cliff” (105 reviews)
          “first floor” (18 reviews)
          Free Wifi
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          Breakfast included
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          Reviewed 29 March 2017

          On the Cliff was just what we needed for a three day stop on our Garden Tour. Charmaine looked after us very well indeed booking restaurants and giving travel advice which was all extremely helpful. The hotel is informal and friendly with excellent décor, rooms...More

          1  Thank John L
          Reviewed 22 March 2017

          We had a stop-over on our trip in South Africa in Hermaneus. Very familar, cosy rooms. Situated in a calm living area. Nice walk to the City on the cliff with awesome views over the bay and the whales, if you spot one. If we...More

          1  Thank Tom R
          Reviewed 22 March 2017

          One of the best views in Hermanus with great accommodation. Friendly staff. Unfortunately the main road to the New Harbour is in front of this establishment and can be a bother if you are a light sleeper

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          Thank dirko700
          Reviewed 17 March 2017

          The friendlliness and hospitality of our hosts really made us feel at home! We will visit again and will definitely recommend this guest house. We enjoyed the excellent location, friendly reception and beautiful view

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          Thank Ben K
          Reviewed 14 March 2017

          My wife and I stayed in the penthouse suite of this boutique guest house / hotel last week in the second week of our golfing trip from UK. From beginning to end everything about "On The Cliff" oozed sheer quality and utter class. The welcome...More

          Thank davedottiger2016
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          Misty Waves Boutique Hotel Hermanus
          718 reviews
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          • Free Parking
          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Breakfast included
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          • US$129 - US$189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Suites
          • Number of rooms
          • 6
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          • Overberg District >
          • Hermanus
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          LambertCheshire
          Are all rooms sea facing?
          17 July 2015|
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          Response from Charmaine123452014 | Property representative |
          Hi LambertCheshire Thank you for your question. All our rooms are luxury sea facing rooms with king size beds an on suite bathrooms. All our rooms have their own patios or balconies overlooking the ocean. We are right on... More
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