The Marine

With stunning views lingering outside your window, relax in the appeal presented by The Marine Hermanus. Seated on the cliffs of Hermanus Bay, each of the hotel's 43 rooms captures the essence of this breathtaking seaside. Unique and colorful decor, timeless furnishings and fabrics, and four poster beds are just a few features seen in rooms. All possess unparalleled comfort and warmth. Meals are served amid further views of surrounding waters. Savour seafood delicacies and local wines. From casual, local dishes to sophisticated gourmet preparations, chefs willingly cater to guests' needs. Make use of the hotel's facilities when the chance arises. Visit the spa, soak in the salt water pool, or catch up on the world at the Internet Lounge.

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    Each Suite, at The Marine, is individually and tastefully decorated in the style you've come to expect from The Collection by Liz McGrath. All the décor draws its inspiration from the beautiful ocean surroundings. Four of the five Suites offer wonderful sea views, while the most spacious Suite showcases a side-sea view. Each Suite boasts a spacious separate lounge area, an en-suite bathroom, under floor heating and air-conditioning throughout.

      Luxury Double Sea View

      Each Luxury Double Sea View Room features a sitting area, an en-suite bathroom, under floor heating and air-conditioning throughout. If you are looking for a room that makes you feel instantly at home The Luxury Double is the perfect room for you.

        Premier Suite

        All Premier Suites boast varied views of the ocean. Two of the Premier Suites offer balconies, five are spread out over split-levels, two feature a cosy working fireplace and - the largest of the Premier Suites - enjoys a Georgian style bay window that amplifies the sublime surrounding Walker Bay seascape. Each of the Premier Suites showcase a separate lounge, a private flat screen television, satellite TV, a beautifully appointed bedroom, an en-suite bathroom, under floor heating and air-conditioning throughout.


          The gorgeous Double Rooms offer the same exceptional décor and uncompromising style found throughout The Marine. A selection offer partial side-sea views and a handful boast their own private balconies. In addition to the views the Double Rooms all feature an en-suite bathroom, under floor heating, air-conditioning throughout and other luxury amenities you've come to expect from The Collection by Liz McGrath properties.

            The Marine Restaurants

            The Pavilion The Pavilion at The Marine is relaxed and informal, but with an understated elegance. The décor is fresh and sophisticated, using rich cream and other natural shades to enhance the restaurant's ambience. The view of the sea is exceptional and adds another dimension to the dining experience. During the months of June to December diners can view the whales from their table. Seafood at the Marine Liz McGrath's inspiration for Seafood at The Marine came about after a chance visit to the seafood counter at Harrods in London. Seafood is a bright restaurant in the modern idiom. The style is informal and busy, with the emphasis on the freshness of the fish from Walker Bay, great style and friendly service. The open kitchen, with its young talented chefs, provides diners with a close-up view of the frenetic activity. The Seafood is modern yet has a relaxed feel to it. The new floating glass wall panel with a wave design and beautiful lighting is a feature of The Se

              The Marine Activities

              Carchele Beauty Spa This is an experience not to be missed. A comprehensive list of treatments promises an experience that soothes the body; mind and spirit to leave one feeling refreshed and revitalised. Facilities include a Steam Room and a Dynamic Hydro Bath Table for Mud and Gel Body Wrap treatments including Vicci shower. Feel like being daring? Carchele offers an exfoliation Sea Salt Scrub or a Body Massage next to the Tidal Pool whilst listening to the soothing sounds of the ocean. Please remember to book 1 day in advance and it is weather permitting. Revive your skin, purify your body, relax your mind, uplift your spirit . . . treat yourself to the health and luxury you deserve in the hands of Carchele's experts. Heated Salt Water Pool Our heated swimming pool is salt-chlorinated. Towels are provided for use around the pool area and an outside shower is available. During the day a waiter is on hand to cater to your every need, and to assist you with lunch and coc

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