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Abalone Guest Lodge

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Luxury Suite, Multiple Beds, Balcony, Ocean View | Minibar, in-room safe, individually decorated, individually furnished
Beach nearby
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool

Overview of Abalone Guest Lodge

Abalone Guest Lodge

4.0 star property
Mountain guesthouse in Kwaaiwater with 2 bars/lounges and outdoor pool

9.6/10 Exceptional

13 verified guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Free breakfast
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Air conditioning
306 Main Road, Hermanus, Western Cape, 7200

Room options

About this area

Getting around

  • Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) - 80 min drive


  • Lizette's Kitchen - 14 min walk
  • Running Rabbit Cafe - 16 min walk
  • Just Pure - 3 min drive
  • Piccolo's Pizzeria - 3 min drive
  • CanD's Kitchen - 3 min drive

About this property

Abalone Guest Lodge

Situated by the ocean, Abalone Guest Lodge is a great choice for a stay in Hermanus. Guests can indulge in massages and enjoy local cuisine at Abalone Restaurant, which is open for breakfast and dinner. Other highlights at this upmarket guest house include 2 bars/lounges, an outdoor pool and a poolside bar. Fellow travellers say good things about the location.


Afrikaans, English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
The property is disinfected using an electrostatic spray
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)


Contactless social distancing
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
Reservations are required for the use of certain on-site facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 12 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time from 2 PM until 8 PM
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 10:30 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 8 PM
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Children (12 years old and younger) are not allowed
  • No cots (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free on-site self-parking

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast each morning
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • Poolside bar
  • Private dining
  • Room service (limited hours)

What to do

  • Beach nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Surfing/body boarding nearby
  • Whale watching nearby


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage


  • Built in 2000
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • 24-hour fitness centre
  • An outdoor pool
  • Spa services
  • Sauna


  • Afrikaans
  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Dressing gowns and slippers

Sleep well

  • Turndown service
  • Bed sheets provided

What to enjoy

  • Balcony or patio
  • Individually furnished and decorated

Freshen up

  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet paper

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features


Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the on-site spa services. Services include massages.


Abalone Restaurant – This restaurant specialises in local cuisine and serves breakfast and dinner.

Fees & policies

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

The property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray; disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas; reservations are required for some on-site facilities.

Contactless check-in is available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).


<p>The property has connecting/adjoining rooms. These are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.</p><p>This property does not have lifts.</p><p>This property accepts credit cards and debit cards. Cash is not accepted.</p>

Also known as

Abalone Guest Lodge Hermanus
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Frequently asked questions

Does Abalone Guest Lodge offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Abalone Guest Lodge does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Abalone Guest Lodge?
As of 8 February 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Abalone Guest Lodge on 9 February 2023 start from €225, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Abalone Guest Lodge?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Abalone Guest Lodge?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at Abalone Guest Lodge?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Abalone Guest Lodge?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Abalone Guest Lodge?
You can check in from 2 PM - 8 PM. Check-out time is 10:30 AM. Contactless social distancing is available.
What is there to do at Abalone Guest Lodge and nearby?
Have fun with nearby activities such as boat tours, hiking and kayaking. Enjoy a swim in the outdoor pool or use the guest house's other amenities, which include 2 bars and a 24-hour fitness centre. Abalone Guest Lodge also has a sauna and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Abalone Guest Lodge?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Lizette's Kitchen (14-min walk), Quayside Cabin (3.1 mi) and Harbour Rock (3.2 mi).
Does Abalone Guest Lodge have any outdoor private spaces?
Yes, every room features a balcony or patio.







Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities




10/10 Exceptional

Staff was excellent and very friendly. Professionally managed.
Robert, 1-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Excellent staff and great experience. Location was excellent for shopping and dining. Management and staff very friendly and made you feel comfortable and part of the family.
Robert, 2-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Terry, 2-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Stacy, 1-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Fantastic find.
Amazing place, amazing staff, amazing location. Would recommend anyone looking for quality accommodation with great views, fantastic food and easy access to Hermanus town. Looking forward to visiting again.
Kenton, 2-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Just what I needed to get away from every day life
Perfect location for a much needed break! Great view from the amazing room and close to the beach!
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10/10 Exceptional

Relaxing hotel
Beautiful setting and beautiful hotel. Relaxing stay. On the cliff path which provides a stunning walk into town. Excellent facilities.
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10/10 Exceptional

Newly renovated modern place with many advance technical futures ,clean and crispy comfortable bed spacious parking, friendly staff and delicious meals. It's also a spa. Back gate will take you to the edge of the ocean where you can sit on the benches and watch sunset or contemplate. Loved the place.
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10/10 Exceptional

Onwijs ontspannen sfeer. Super vriendelijk en behulpzaam personeel. Huiskamer gevoel. Erg veilig! Vanuit je kamer kijk je zo naar de walvissen die omhoog springen!
1-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

JACK, 1-night family trip
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