The Strandloper Ocean Boutique

Boutique Hotel, West Coast


Lying within a lobster’s throw of the Atlantic, the Strandloper offers laid-back luxury with a peaceful, seafaring accent.  It’s particularly well positioned for those journeying on north to the Cederberg Mountains, or returning to Cape Town.  Picturesque Paternoster is a fishing village famous for its seafood, and local restaurants make delectable use of each day’s catches.  Along with spacious rooms and a glorious deck, the hotel has direct access to five miles of sandy beachfront.  Shoes?  Entirely optional.  Relaxation?  Absolutely guaranteed.


Blending beach chic with contemporary luxury, the 13 spacious rooms and suites come with a terrace or private courtyard affording sublime views.  Wood and stone interiors combine with pale hues and high ceilings to produce a chilled-out atmosphere.  Bathtubs and outdoor showers are promised, as are air-conditioning, iPod docks and a butler service.  Then there’s the extravagant Ocean Executive Suite, whose guests enjoy a private seafront terrace, heated pool, fireplace and lounge, dining area and loft office.


The hotel’s 20m-long pool is ringed by a sun deck, and refreshments can be brought to your daybed.  Inside, a Wellness Suite offers treatments using natural African products, while the comfy main Ocean Lounge area has sea views and a fireplace for cooler months.  Breakfasts are served here or on the outer terrace,  along with light lunches and afternoon teas.  Dinners are available upon request.  The hotel has Wi-Fi throughout.


Do as much – or as little – as you like.  Activity-wise, take a kayak out to sea and search for dolphins and whales, or rent a bike and explore the West Coast.  You can also explore the dunes on a beach buggy with a clued-up guide. Paternoster makes for lovely evening strolls, and its bistros are particularly renowned for their exquisite lobster.   Nearby attractions include the Columbine Nature Reserve, especially beautiful amid spring’s wildflower blooms, and various birdwatching trails.

Child Policy

Children aged 12 and over are welcome.

The Strandloper Ocean Boutique Hotel

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