The Hotel

The Plettenberg is situated on a rocky headland in one of South Africa's most spectacular beach towns, tucked neatly into the Garden Route, and is the ultimate escape with golden beaches, a rugged peninsula and dense green forests. The property boasts individually decorated rooms and two villas showcasing the most breathtaking vistas in Southern Africa with views of the ocean, mountains and endless stretches of golden beach.

The Rooms

Overlooking the gorgeous Plettenberg Bay and surrounding ocean, the six Luxury Double Rooms with Sea View each offer their own perspective of the area. Each room is as unique as its view, with a sophisticated individual decor scheme and offering the ultimate in comfort with a sitting area, walk-in showers, and air-conditioning and under-floor heating throughout. Guests can enjoy the gorgeous hues of sunset here from their private step-out balconies, and get a closer view when pods of whales or dolphins move in towards the bay.

The Activities

The Plettenberg is situated in the heart of Plettenberg Bay, which is world-renowned for its excellent selection of outdoor activities. From regular dolphin and whale sightings to treetop canopy tours, shopping and exploring the bays beautiful beaches and surrounding countryside. The Plettenberg is the ideal place to relax and unwind, recharge and reinvigorate.

It’s a destination with a year-round temperate climate, beautiful beaches and unrivaled scenery – it’s also a destination that has a culture of conservation, living history, and annual events and festivals, as well as a flourishing creative community.

The Food & WIne

A reflection of its seaside location, SeaFood at The Plettenberg is a celebration of the local marine bounty and seasonal produce of the Plettenberg Bay area. Signature dishes that incorporate the flavors and natural ingredients of the Garden Route have been designed by Peter Tempelhoff and SeaFood’s culinary team to reflect a taste of the bay. Set in a contemporary, relaxed environment, with an emphasis on fresh fish, SeaFood at The Plettenberg showcases a sustainable taste of the region.

Leading off The Sun Lounge of The Plettenberg, The Sandbar is an exquisite, contemporary cocktail bar and lounge frequented by both local patrons, as well as the South African elite who choose to holiday in Plettenberg Bay.

The Plettenberg


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