Abalone Guest Lodge

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Beach nearby
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool

Overview of Abalone Guest Lodge

Abalone Guest Lodge

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

9.6/10 Exceptional

11 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free breakfast
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Air conditioning
306 Main Road, Hermanus, Western Cape, 7200
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Near the beach
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • Outdoor pool
  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Sauna
  • Pool bar
  • Room service
  • Spa services
  • Terrace
  • Air conditioning
  • Garden
For families
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Coffee/tea maker
Cleaning & safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Personal protective equipment

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About this area

Getting around

  • Cape Town Intl. Airport (CPT) - 80 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 upscale guest house include 2 bars/lounges, an outdoor pool, and a poolside bar. Fellow travelers say good things about the location.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in
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 onsite 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 - 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
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • 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) not allowed
  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free onsite self parking

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast each morning 8 AM–10 AM
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • Poolside bar
  • Private dining
  • Room service (limited hours)

What to do

  • Beach nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Surfing/boogie 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 center
  • An outdoor pool
  • Spa services
  • Sauna

Languages spoken

  • Afrikaans
  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

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

Sleep well

  • Turndown service
  • Bed sheets provided

What to enjoy

  • Balcony or patio
  • Individually furnished and decorated

Freshen up

  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • 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 onsite spa services. Services include massages.


Abalone Restaurant - This restaurant specializes 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.

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; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray.

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 onsite 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).


The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

This property does not have elevators.

This property accepts credit cards and debit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Abalone Guest Lodge Hermanus
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Abalone Guest House
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Overall score and ratings






Staff & service


Property conditions & facilities

10/10 Exceptional

Terry, 2-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Stacy, 1-night romance trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

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!
Verified Hotels.com guest review

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.
Verified Expedia guest review

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.
Verified Hotels.com guest review

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
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

Top lodge maar slechte wifi
Allemaal top, op één punt na: de wifi is erg zwak (zowel in de kamer als in de gemeenschappelijke delen)
3-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Frisch renoviertes Gästehaus. Schöne Zimmer, super Lage, leckeres Frühstück. Zuvorkommendes Personal
Verified Expedia guest review