The Plettenberg Hotel

Rated 9.4 in 634 reviews. 29 rooms.


The Plettenberg is a 5-star hotel, located on a rocky headland in the heart of The Garden Route. It offers 2 infinity pools and the stylish The Plettenberg Restaurant.

All 37 individually decorated guest rooms are equipped with a spacious en suite bathroom and smart TV. In addition, every room offers a refrigerator, a hairdryer and a telephone.

Guests can spot dolphins and whales, and enjoy breathtaking views of the sea and mountains. The Plettenberg offers a wide range of treatments at Fresh Wellness Spa as well as a gym with complimentary water. There are several golf courses within 3 km of the hotel.

Sandbar, an informal yet sophisticated cocktail bar, is a relaxing spot for an evening drink and The Plettenberg restaurant serves progressive South African cuisine, whilst providing panoramic views of Formosa Bay.

Spa Facilities

  • Body wrap
  • Spa facilities
  • Steam room
  • Spa lounge/relaxation area
  • Foot bath
  • Spa/wellness packages
  • Back massage
  • Neck massage
  • Foot massage
  • Couples massage
  • Head massage
  • Hand massage
  • Full body massage
  • Swimming pool
  • Beach
  • Fitness centre
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Outdoor pool
  • Outdoor pool (all year)
  • Pool with view
  • Heated pool
  • Beauty Services
  • Facial treatments
  • Waxing services
  • Manicure
  • Pedicure
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrub

Available Rooms

2 guests




  • Double Room

    355 ft² Tea/Coffee maker Bath Air conditioning Room service
  • Luxury Double Room

    398 ft² Tea/Coffee maker Bath Air conditioning Room service
  • Premier Suite

    538 ft² Tea/Coffee maker Bath Air conditioning Balcony Room service
  • Suite

    516 ft² Tea/Coffee maker Bath Air conditioning Room service

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Recommended Nearby

A guide to great places near The Plettenberg Hotel

  1. Sandbar @ The Plettenberg

    8 m from hotel
    40 Church

  2. Seafood at the Plettenberg

    Try their home-made fish cakes topped with poached eggs and hollandaise sauce. For the meat lovers out there they serve a delicious Klein Karoo springbok loin and ostrich neck ravioli.

    10 m from hotel
    40 Church Street

  3. The Collection Boutique

    12 m from hotel
    40 Church Street

  4. Carchele Spa

    39 m from hotel
    40 Church Street

  5. The Lookout Deck

    Best place to chill between Knysna and Plett. Best fish and chips and great service

    239 m from hotel
    9-23 Hill St

  6. Lemon Grass

    Best views in Plett. Lemongrass seafood platter is delicious.

    465 m from hotel

  7. Plett Health Hub

    Great Food, cocktails and smoothies, great all-in-one Venue

    485 m from hotel
    2 Sewell Street

  8. LM in Plett

    My fav. spot in plett.. great food and great service :)

    492 m from hotel

  9. Cornuti al Mare

    Our worst restaurant experience in more than two weeks in South Africa. Food less than average, unfriendly staff and a horrible Music tape created a terrible ambiance

    0.5 km from hotel
    1 Perestrella St

  10. Flashbacks Pub, Lounge and Kitchen

    0.5 km from hotel
    Main Street

  11. Plettenberg Bay

    Most beautiful coastline in South Africa

    0.7 km from hotel

  12. Plettenberg Bay Country Club

    2.8 km from hotel
    Piesang Valley