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Sea Star Cliff

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Cologne, Germany
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed for one night, booked the penthouse. Very nice. During the season a great place for whale watching. You can enjoy the sunset on the balcony with a drink from the mini bar in your hand. A whirlpool bathtub is available.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Hotel scheduled by travel agent and a gem! Windows with ocean view. Whale sighting right from my bedroom: unbelievable! Staff very helpful and had reserved dinners for us. Breakfast was very good as well. Great walking to local Walkers Bay reserve with caves and rocks and beaches. Not much else close by except outstanding restaurant. Highly recommend!

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North Lincs
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Sea Star Cliffe - ?????? I chose a one night stay at this accommodation based on the view to the sea below, in the hope that we may see one or two whales in the bay from our room. We were not disappointed, both with the very high specification of the room / beautiful views of the sea and beach...

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Bruxelle
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

The view is stunning! You can see the whales swimming 300m from the balcony. The staff is very nice and helpfull. We got upgrade because the superior rooms where free. The house is beautifull and very calm. We will definetly come back! The area is very safe. Wich is a big plus in south africa. 100% !

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Thank Philes G
UK
Reviewed 14 October 2016

We loved our stay here Quality hotel in a great location that is perfect for whale watching. Great breakfast The staff were very attentive . One small gripe was that there was no mirror in the bedroom making hair drying a bit awkward Highly recommended

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Leidschendam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Everything about Sea Star Cliff was perfect. The room was very clean, spacious and with a beautiful view. John and his partner proved to be the best hosts imaginable. The dinner that was cooked for us was not only very tasty, but also beautiful to look at. The meat was slightly overdone, but this was immediately remedied by offering us...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We drove down to this part of the country to see the Whales, and for this the location is fantastic. The reason is that the area directly below the hotel is a protected zone for whales (boat free) and so it makes for a great area to see them from land. The views from the rooms are amazing. Some of...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 31 August 2016

My Fiance and I just returned from spending 3 days at this beautiful boutique hotel. The hotel is situated directly next to the sea and every room has the most epic sea views. Our hosts were Elzette and Sean who went above and beyond in respect of their duties. They will literally organise anything for you ranging from restaurant bookings,...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

A much need weekend away from home. What a beautiful, wonderful place. Excellent hotel, great rooms, wonderful people and breathtaking views! You can see the whales from your balcony, from bed and even from your jacuzzi. Unbelievable experience!

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Reviewed 13 July 2016

Only 30 km from Hermanus in Gansbaai, the Sea Star Cliff is like a very stylish boutique hotel and has views beyond imagination! Every room has a sea-view and we have seen whales and dolphins comfortable from our room. Next to the excellent choices of wine, the food is of haute-cuisine and beautiful arranged. Staff is simply impeccable and running...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Sea Star Cliff

Address: 41 Cliff Street | De Kelders Gansbaai, De Kelders 7220, South Africa (Formerly Whale Sanctuary Lodge)
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > De Kelders
Price Range: RM523 - RM1,197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sea Star Cliff 3.5*
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“Just make sure you have a sea view (but I think they all do)”
 of 5 bubbles SteveNorthLincs, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The family room is a real treat!”
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“Choose a room with a jacuzzi & panoramic view”
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“every room has a sea-view.”
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