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Birkenhead House

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  • Excellent90%
  • Very good5%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I visited for two nights from the US as a part of a larger South African anniversary trip. This place lives up to the reviews. The quality of the resort, the service level, and the views are all wonderful. We visited during...More

Thank awhsnow
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed for three nights in this wonderful hotel and it wasn’t long enough. Everything was perfect. The staff could not have done more. The smiling staff met us at the door with a warm and enthusiastic welcome and led to our...More

Thank Rita H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Single handedly the best service i have experienced ... EVER Upon going to birkenhead, i had high expectations ... Every single expectation i had for Birkenhead house was met, everything from our welcoming, to the rooms, to the food and to the service was exception...More

Thank Brandon K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Want a few days of R&R watching whales for the the deck of a magnificent house on the edge of a cliff sipping a gin & tonic or glass of bubbles as part of the all inclusive package. Maybe join the chef and forage some...More

1  Thank Kydeeeee
Reviewed 10 April 2018

What a surprise this was. An absolutely stunning place, great rooms, superb bathrooms, perfect view and the best service I have ever had in a hotel and I have been to a few. The staff is the big asset of this hotel. They are amazingly...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$568 - US$1,015 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Hermanus
#1 Romantic Hotel in Hermanus
#2 Luxury Hotel in Hermanus
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$568 - US$1,015 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Hermanus
#1 Romantic Hotel in Hermanus
#2 Luxury Hotel in Hermanus
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (376)
Room & Suite (119)
Pool & Beach (54)
Dining (36)
Family and Play Areas (4)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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8 September 2016|
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Response from sammie43 | Reviewed this property |
We left a tip for the maid in each room we occupied over a 3 night stay and we tipped the drivers who took us Shark diving etc and when collected from Hermanus.We didn't tip general staff,I have never tipped hotel staff in... More
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"All rooms seem excellent."
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"All rooms are good."
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"sea view a must, though you pay an extra premium for it!"
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"All rooms are individually decorated & both ours & our kids were absolutely beautiful."
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