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Windsor Hotel & Apartments

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Overview
49 Marine Drive, Hermanus, Overstrand 7200 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews sea facing room whale watching no lift buffet breakfast bit dated within walking distance see whales perfect location enjoyed our stay restaurants and shops comfortable room breathtaking views sea front the ground floor marine drive short stay across the road
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped off on route, hotel is ok. Nice position to watch the whales, town itself seems a little unsafe to none honest Not much else to say about the hotel, breakfast was average, rooms were average Would I stay again, maybe but would check out...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank PeterT488
Response from Windsor H, Manager at Windsor Hotel & ApartmentsResponded 1 week ago

Good morning Peter Thank you for your review. We always look forward to receiving feedback from our guests. We are sorry that you found the hotel and breakfast to be average, as we have worked hard over the last two years to upgrade our product....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is right on the sea front so you might be lucky and get a room with sea views- we weren't! However, the breakfast room also has sea views where people can sometimes see whales as they eat. The rooms were a bit old...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank 773chrish22
Response from Windsor H, Manager at Windsor Hotel & ApartmentsResponded 2 weeks ago

Good morning 773Chrish22 Thank you for your review - we always look forward to hearing from our guests after they have stayed with us. We are very glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, as well as enjoying the location of the...More

Reviewed 29 October 2018

We stayed at the self-catering apartments next to the Windsor Hotel. The apartment had all the necessary luxuries that ensured a very comfortable stay. The apartment had a large patio overlooking one of the best spots for whale watching. What a treat!More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank TaraL1539
Response from Windsor H, Manager at Windsor Hotel & ApartmentsResponded 30 October 2018

Good morning Tara Thank you so much for your lovely review - we are so delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, and found the Apartment to be so well equipped and comfortable. We are also very happy to hear that you...More

Reviewed 29 October 2018

Stopover venue but such a nice hotel - right on the seafront so easy to pop out to look for whales; unusualy layout due to original function as a sanatorium! Very good bedroom and facilities; shame we can't all have ocean views. Great breakfast selection.More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank csptraveller
Response from Windsor H, Manager at Windsor Hotel & ApartmentsResponded 30 October 2018

Good morning CSPTraveller Thank you so much for your review - we are really delighted to hear that you had such a great stay with us. We are very glad to hear that you enjoyed the bedrooms and facilities - and yes, wouldnt it be...More

Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

My wife and I spent an evening at the Windsor Hotel in Hermanus. We stayed in a seafront room in the original hotel. Comfortable room with breath taking views of Walker Bay. We woke up and enjoyed coffee on our balcony while two whales floated...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank HooverHolman
Response from Windsor H, Manager at Windsor Hotel & ApartmentsResponded 15 October 2018

Good morning Mr Holman Thank you for your review - we always look forward to hearing from our guests after they have stayed with us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, and most of all that you were able...More

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Description
The Windsor Hotel and Self-Catering Apartments, a 120km drive from Cape Town, is renowned for its unparalleled vantage point to view the whales which breed and feed in Walker Bay (July – November) More Independently owned, Hermanus’s oldest hotel has been modernised while retaining the charm and hospitality so cherished by our guests, who return time and again for their homely seaside holiday experience. SPECIAL NOTICE: The Windsor Hotel is proud to announce the completion of our renovated rooms on the ground floor and the 2nd floor. Renovations for the 1st floor will commence January – September 2018. Please advise all guests travelling the Windsor Hotel. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
75
Price range
US$78 - US$151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Windsor Hotel Hermanus
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Overstrand > Hermanus
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
75
Price range
US$78 - US$151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Windsor Hotel Hermanus
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Overstrand > Hermanus
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Room & Suite (108)
Dining (14)
Pool & Beach (10)
Family and Play Areas (3)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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DrVinita P
8 April 2018|
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Response from sevalex | Reviewed this property |
Hi Dr Vinita, i suggest you to contact the hotel an request the price for July.
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Kilese
25 July 2015|
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Response from Miryam F | Reviewed this property |
To be able to see whales you would have to sign up with a whale watching company. They will take you out on a boat looking for whales. I went with Dyer Island cruises, they were excellent, but they are located in Gansbaii... More
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Belinda A
24 April 2015|
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Response from Windsor H | Property representative |
Dear Mrs Andras, So pleased to connect with you. We have found your booking request through booking . com and your booking was made for an annexure room. The option of seafacing and non seafacing is also available on the... More
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Room Tips
"Obviously try for ocean view"
csptraveller
29 Oct 2018
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"Possibly a room overlooking the sea however not essential."
holidayneeded72
12 Oct 2018
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"Sea facing ground floor if there during the Whale season"
michael1951288
2 Oct 2018
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"Sea-facing room"
OLDGIT71
27 Sep 2018
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