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The Whale's Tale Guesthouse

3.5-star Hermanus B&B with outdoor pool

  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
From
$92

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86 Westcliff Drive, Westcliff, Hermanus, 7200, Western Cape, South Africa
9.6.Exceptional.
  • The checkin was easy the room was fantastic and breakfast great

    Jan 17, 2020

  • The quality of the accommodation is first class and service matches that. It is situated…

    Feb 4, 2020

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Official standards

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

Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Non-smoking
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 4 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • 1 outdoor pool
  • Airport shuttle
  • Terrace
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

What’s around

  • In Westcliff
  • Cliff Path - 5 min walk
  • Whale Museum - 25 min walk
  • Village Square - 25 min walk
  • Hoy's Koppie - 32 min walk
  • Hemel-en-Aarde Valley - 39 min walk

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • Superior Room 2
  • Luxury Rooms
  • Luxury Suite, 1 King Bed, Ocean View, Oceanfront

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In Westcliff
  • Cliff Path - 5 min walk
  • Whale Museum - 25 min walk
  • Village Square - 25 min walk
  • Hoy's Koppie - 32 min walk
  • Hemel-en-Aarde Valley - 39 min walk
  • Whale Coast Mall - 40 min walk
  • Whalehaven Winery - 2.5 mi / 4.1 km
  • Voelklip Beach - 4 mi / 6.4 km
  • Grotto Beach - 4.4 mi / 7.1 km
  • Hermanus Beach - 4.6 mi / 7.4 km

Getting around

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
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86 Westcliff Drive, Westcliff, Hermanus, 7200, Western Cape, South Africa

At a glance

Size

  • 4 rooms

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2 PM-8 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 8:00 PM. This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

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

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

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle*

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See fees and policies for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Food and drink

  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast daily
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Number of outdoor pools - 1

Services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop

Facilities

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace

Languages Spoken

  • Afrikaans
  • English

In the room

Home comforts

  • Air conditioning

Sleep well

  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Premium bedding

Things to enjoy

  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • 40-inch LCD TV
  • Premium TV channels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Hygiene and cleanliness

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

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; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

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

Policies

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a first aid kit on site.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, Union Pay and debit cards. Cash is not accepted.

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*See fees and policies for additional details or extra charges

FAQs

  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 2 PM - 8 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
  • Yes. Nearby restaurants include Quayside Cabin (8-min walk), Harbour Rock (10-min walk), and Eat (2.6 mi).
  • Yes, an airport shuttle is available.
  • The Whale's Tale Guesthouse has an outdoor pool.
9.6.Exceptional.
  • 8.0.Very Good

    uitstraling aan de buitenkant veel moderner dan de inrichting aan de binnenkant. Wel prima uitzicht op de baai en ook lekker gegeten in het restaurantje aan de nieuwe haven. excellent ontbijt

    Johannes, 1 night romance trip, Nov 24, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Alles top, sehr freundliche Leute, große und saubere Zimmer

    Lisa, 1 night romance trip, Mar 13, 2020

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