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Whalesong Hotel & Spa

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
Marine Drive, Plettenberg Bay, 6600, South Africa
3.8 out of 5 rating 57 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.8
Property Details

Property Location

Located in Plettenberg Bay, Whalesong Hotel & Spa is a 3-minute drive from Plettenberg Bay Beach and 8 minutes from Garden Route Wolf Sanctuary. This 4-star hotel is 5.4 mi (8.7 km) from Robberg Nature Reserve and 6.4 mi (10.2 km) from Knysna Elephant Park.


Make yourself at home in one of the 24 guestrooms featuring free minibar items and flat-screen televisions. Satellite television is provided for your entertainment. Bathrooms feature separate bathtubs and showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.


Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, babysitting/childcare (surcharge), and gift shops/newsstands.


Grab a bite to eat at the Blue Whale Restaurant, a restaurant where you can take in the garden view, or stay in and take advantage of room service (during limited hours). Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. Continental breakfasts are available daily from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. Event facilities at this hotel consist of conference space and a meeting room. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

St Peters Anglican Church - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Radical Raptors - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Old Timber Shed - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi
Plettenberg Bay Beach - 2.5 km / 1.5 mi
Garden Route National Park - 8 km / 4.9 mi
Robberg Nature Reserve - 8.7 km / 5.4 mi
Garden Route Wolf Sanctuary - 10 km / 6.2 mi
Knysna Elephant Park - 10.2 km / 6.4 mi
Harkerville Saturday Village Market - 11.4 km / 7.1 mi
Arch Rock - 13.1 km / 8.1 mi
Jukani Wildlife Park - 13.3 km / 8.3 mi
Garden of Eden - 15.5 km / 9.7 mi
Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary - 18.5 km / 11.5 mi
Elephant Sanctuary - 22.8 km / 14.2 mi
Monkeyland - 22.8 km / 14.2 mi

The nearest airports are:
Port Elizabeth (PLZ) - 234.8 km / 145.9 mi
Plettenberg Bay (PBZ) - 8.9 km / 5.5 mi

The preferred airport for Whalesong Hotel & Spa is Port Elizabeth (PLZ).

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between ZAR 135 and ZAR 135 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 890 per person (one-way)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Fireplace in lobby
  • -Free self parking
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Conference space
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Business center
  • -Spa treatment room(s)
  • -One meeting room
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Terrace
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • -Full-service spa
  • -Pool sun loungers
  • -Pool umbrellas
  • -Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
  • -Restaurant
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Garden
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • -Outdoor entertainment area
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking