The Long Beach is situated in the picturesque lobster-fishing village of Kommetjie, a short thirty-minute drive from Cape Town. It is truly a special place to stay, offering a rare and rewarding alternative, romantic hideaway. The beach, literally on your doorstep, is eight kilometers of fine, white powdered sand, so pristine that it alone will leave you breathless. Add to this the uninterrupted views across to Hout Bay and Table Mountain, and you have the ultimate un-spoilt paradise.
Hotel facilities include a swimming pool, relaxing sun deck with ocean views and the perfect spot for whale — watching in season.
The Long Beach has six ultra luxurious suites all with stylishly comfortable interiors. Each spectacularly appointed room faces the sea — as do the bathrooms! The interior design incorporates tranquil blues and hand painted natural fabrics to echo the exquisite coastal setting. All rooms have air conditioning, heated towel rails, satellite TV and private safes.
After relaxing days spent enjoying the ocean setting, guests can take advantage of the services of the full time in-house chef ... perhaps for a romantic private dinner served on your balcony. Included in the rates are lavish breakfasts, free drinks including own label house wines, spirits and beers, and an in-house chauffeur service is available to guests. The personalized hospitality from the warm, genial host ensures guests enjoy the compelling charm of this unforgettable boutique hotel.
Each of The Long Beach's six luxury suites was designed with comfort in mind — to make the most discerning guest feel relaxed and thoroughly pampered. Decorated in Anna Carst interiors - hand-painted natural fabrics with tranquil blues and salmon pinks against a warm ivory background, the suites echo the colors of the hotels exquisite coastal setting. Each suite is adorned with colonial-style lime washed wooden shutters, which, when opened depict spectacular views of the crystal blue Atlantic Beach and the pure white sands of Kommetjie's famous, Long Beach.
The Suites are as follows: Yellowfin — Exquisite suite that offers a double bed en-suite luxury room with a private patio looking onto the sea. Bluefin — Luxury twin bedroom with bathroom en-suite includes all of the standard luxury amenities and facilities. Blackfin — Luxury double suite with private balcony and splendid views of the sea and mountains from the shower. Longfin — Luxury twin bedroom with bathroom en suite includes all of the standard luxury amenities and facilities.
Breakfasts are a specialty offering a wide choice of interesting fare and are inclusive, as are all beverages. Dinners and lunches are available by arrangement.
Your hosts at The Long Beach are local people who will go out of their way to ensure you have a remarkably pleasurable experience whilst staying at The Long Beach. They will happily prepare a special dinner to your individual request, or will personally arrange the following activities for you to enjoy. You will be left with a lasting impression of a memorable holiday, in an exceptional location.