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The Plettenberg Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday 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

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Reviewed 5 days ago 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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 5 weeks ago

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 5 weeks ago

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

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed here for 4 nights. The hotel was extremely quiet, but such an enjoyable stay. Staff very friendly and extremely attentive. Dinner menu small, but very tasty and well-prepared. The room was well-appointed and had a delightful sea view. Complimentary mini-bar. As it was...More

Thank Annemi
Response from MJBirch, General Manager at The Plettenberg HotelResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Annemi, 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 and we'll make sure to convey your compliments to the staff. We look forward to welcoming you back...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$183 - US$534 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#1 Spa 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$183 - US$534 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Plettenberg Bay
#1 Spa 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 (105)
Pool & Beach (39)
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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