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The Plettenberg Hotel

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Current Specials

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The elegant The Plettenberg Hotel has a commanding location on the bay. The hotel is maintained and groomed to the highest levels of service which are typical of all McGrath hotels. Service at this hotel is personal and attentive at all times.& The only 5-star hotel in the area with direct beach access.

The Plettenberg has 38 beautifully decorated hotel rooms and suites, the hotel affords guests with the most breathtaking views of the mountains, ocean, and long stretches of golden beach. Providing an ideal base from which to explore the many attractions including Knysna, Mossel Bay, and Oudtshoorn, the hotel offers private facilities and first-class service, making a stay here unforgettable.

The hotel features a total of 38 hotel rooms and suites, all of which are air-conditioned, and decorated to the highest standards. We would recommend the Premier Suites as the sea views are fantastic.

There are several in-house facilities for guests, which ensure a comfortable and relaxing stay, including a health and beauty spa, an iconic outdoor swimming pool, a traditional Seafood Restaurant with a well-stocked wine cellar, and the famous Sandbar.

Facilities:

  • A selection of restaurants
  • A bar and lounge
  • An extensive wine cellar
  • Two outdoor, infinity swimming pools
  • Plettenberg Fresh Wellness Spa
  • An in-house boutique
  • Close access to the nearby beaches

Open from breakfast to dinner, the restaurant, The Seafood, combines various elements to provide an amazing dining experience. In its decor and atmosphere, the beach, sand, and ocean are integrated to complement the spectacular views of Plettenberg Bay. Offering modern South African cuisine that is seasonally influenced, the Seafood restaurant is one not to be missed. The Sandbar has an inviting, fresh, light look and feels that offers a relaxing space for the Plettenberg guests while enjoying delicious cocktails, fine South African wines, and champagne.

 
 

The Plettenberg Hotel Specials

The specials listed below will automatically be offered to you when proceeding through the booking process.

Stay for 3 nights at the luxury, 5 star The Plettenberg Hotel in Plettenberg Bay and only pay for 2 nights. You will enjoy one free night. This offer is valid for travel 6 January - 30 September 2019.

Included in the rate:

  • Complimentary breakfast daily, including sparkling wine
  • A complimentary bottle of wine in-room on arrival
  • Complimentary minibar
  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Complimentary upgrade to next category room (subject to availability), for a 3-night stays or more.

Excluded from the rate:

  • Items that are of a personal nature

Terms and Conditions:

  • Only valid for a stay of 3 nights or more
  • Subject to availability
  • Valid 6 January - 30 September 2019
  • A minimum stay of three nights applies to this offer
  • Subject to availability and to change without prior notification
  • Quoted in South African rand (ZAR), inclusive of 15% VAT and inclusive of 1% Tourism Levy
  • All rates excluding tourism / grading levy on accommodation. Tourism levy will be charged at R40.00 per room per night.
  • Offer not available in conjunction with another offers or specials.
  • Not accumulative.
  • Package inclusions are non-refundable
  • Seasonal rates and blackout dates apply
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Stay 4 nights and pay for 3 nights at the Plettenberg Hotel for travel 6 January - 19 December 2019.

Included in the rate:

  • Complimentary breakfast daily, including sparkling wine
  • A complimentary bottle of wine in-room on arrival
  • Complimentary minibar
  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Complimentary upgrade to next category room (subject to availability), for a 3-night stays or more.

Excluded from the rate:

  • Items that are of a personal nature

Terms and Conditions:

  • Only valid for a stay of 4 nights or more
  • Subject to availability
  • Valid 6 January - 19 December 2019
  • A minimum stay of four nights applies to this offer
  • Subject to availability and to change without prior notification
  • Quoted in South African rand (ZAR), inclusive of 15% VAT and inclusive of 1% Tourism Levy
  • All rates excluding tourism / grading levy on accommodation. Tourism levy will be charged at R40.00 per room per night.
  • Offer not available in conjunction with another offers or specials.
  • Not accumulative.
  • Package inclusions are non-refundable
  • Seasonal rates and blackout dates apply
     
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Stay for 7 nights at the Plettenberg Hotel for travel 1 April - 30 September 2018 and 1 April - 30 September 2019 and only pay for 5 nights.

Included in the rate:

  • Breakfast

Excluded from the rate:

  • Items that are of a personal nature

Terms and Conditions:

  • Only valid for a stay of 7 nights or more
  • Subject to availability
  • Valid 1 April - 30 September 2018 and 1 April - 30 September 2019
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Treat yourself to a blissful escape in Plettenberg Bay at the Plettenberg Hotel.

Recharge your batteries during your indulgent 2-night spa stay celebrating wellbeing and relaxation.

Reconnect and rejuvenate mind, body and spirit. Explore the beaches on foot, rinse off in the balmy Indian ocean or do as little as you wish.

** Please contact our reservations team for a quotation.

Included in the rate:

  • Two night stay for two adults in luxurious accommodation
  • Fresh Fruit and a bottle of wine in your room upon arrival
  • Start your day of pampering with a delicious breakfast in our restaurant, or in the privacy of your room.
  • Spend the morning at Fresh Wellness Spa indulging in the unforgettable Muscle Release package, which includes:
  • Back Exfoliation
  • Deep Tissue Body Massage
  • Muscle Release Wrap
  • Pressure Point Reflex Foot Massage
  • Scalp Massage with Scalp Tonic
  • Complimentary Minibar
  • Complimentary WiFi

Excluded from the rate:

  • Items of a personal nature

Terms and Conditions:

  • This package is valid for booking until 15 December 2019, rates fluctuate seasonally - please contact us for a quote
  • Blackout dates from 19 - 22 April 2019
  • * Subject to availability on the room type quoted, rate fluctuates seasonally and may be changed without prior notification.
  • Rates quoted are per person sharing.
  • Rates are in South African Rand (ZAR) and include 15% VAT.
  • All rates excluding tourism / grading levy on accommodation. Tourism Levy will be charged at R40.00 per room per night.
  • Supplement applies to children under 12 years if sharing a room with two adults
  • Should there be an increase in the accommodation rate, value added tax or the tourism / grading levy, you will be advised in writing of the date from which this will be effective.
  • Inclusions may not be exchanged or refunded if not used.
  • Packages may not be used in conjunction with other offers and promotions.
  • A 50% deposit is required within 72 hours of reserving accommodation; the outstanding balance is required 14 days prior to arrival.
  • Service charges are not included in accommodation rates.
     
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2018-12-06

The Plettenberg is a stunning hotel with a truly idyllic and indulgent experience.

My room at The Plettenberg had great simplicity and crisp elegance, one of a kind.

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