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Penguino Guesthouse

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Overview
16 Westcliff Road, Hermanus, Overstrand 7200 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
3.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews the cliff really enjoyed our stay here great hosts brilliant stay minute walk from the centre our room was spacious across the road great place to stay guest house received a warm welcome cooked breakfast common areas the location is perfect next morning stay there again breakfast was amazing coastal path
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

Our stay was awesome. Stefan and Nikki were very helpful and super accommodating. The room was very clean, the location is a stone throw away from town centre and the service was excellent. I would recommend Penguino to anyone and all. The breakfast is superb!

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Reviewed 23 January 2018

Wonderful hospitality, great value and an amazing breakfast - these words sum up our stay at this immaculate guesthouse! The owners, Stefan and Nikki are welcoming, friendly and helpful. They and their two terriers, Pippa and Harvey made us feel quite at home. Immediately upon...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2018

The hosts were very friendly and welcoming, providing us with lots of information and recommendations about the local area. Breakfast was amazing! The location was excellent, a few minutes away from the coastal path and an easy walk into town. The room was spacious, well...More

Thank 2happyhippos
Reviewed 23 December 2017

This a perfect place to stay. Fantastic location. Stefan and Nikki are great people. Truly enjoyed my stay. Made me want to book 6 months with them! :-) I would suggest booking longer than anticipated. You will want to stay!

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

really enjoyed our stay here. the hosts were very welcoming and the room was clean and the bed very comfortable. in our room the bathroom was not walled off, which we didn't mind, but not for all. there is a small pool, but we didn't...More

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Description
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, More 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! Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$72 - US$79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Overstrand > Hermanus
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$72 - US$79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Overstrand > Hermanus
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Traveller (43)
Room & Suite (11)
Dining (10)
Pool & Beach (5)
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"We always stay in King Penguin but friends stayed in others and also had no complaints."
110RichardG13
13 Feb 2018
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"I think they all are good."
PekkaK
19 Mar 2017
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"Galapagos room is right next to the pool so no stairs to climb"
travellerin2013
16 Feb 2017
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"They all seemed excellent. If you have little children, then being upstairs would be safer, away from the..."
georgemoncrieff
15 Feb 2017
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