Located 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from Plettenberg Bay Beach, Whalesong Hotel and Hydro is within a 15-minute drive of Jukani Wildlife Park. This 24-room, 4-star hotel welcomes guests with free breakfast, a full-service spa, and an outdoor pool. Robberg Nature Reserve and Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary are also within a 15-minute drive.


Free breakfast is offered each morning from 7 AM to 10:30 AM. Explore the hotel and meet new friends over drinks at the bar/lounge, or enjoy a bite to eat at the onsite restaurant.


The 24 rooms are air-conditioned and have an array of amenities, including coffee makers, ceiling fans, and safes. For entertainment, guests can expect to find satellite TV. Bathrooms have hair dryers and free toiletries. In-room massages are available, and other amenities include phones and desks.

Property features

Guests of Whalesong Hotel and Hydro enjoy a full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a health club. You can take advantage of free parking, along with an airport shuttle for a fee. The front desk is staffed 24 hours a day to help with dry cleaning/laundry and luggage storage. Additional amenities include a rooftop terrace, free WiFi in public areas, and conference space.


  • Free breakfast
  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Whalesong Hotel and Hydro features an outdoor pool and a health club. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access.

This 4-star property offers access to a business center and a meeting room. This business-friendly hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, gift shops/newsstands, and a garden. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (free) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 24 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Conference space 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Hair salon 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Business center 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Health club 
  • Garden 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • One meeting room 
  • Restaurant 
  • Free self parking 
  • Pool sun loungers 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (free)  
  • Babysitting or childcare  


Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

Whalesong Hotel and Hydro offers 24 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Satellite television is provided.

Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. In-room massages and irons/ironing boards can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Desk 
  • In-room safe 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • In-room massage available 

Where to Eat

A complimentary breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 10:30 AM.

Whalesong Hotel and Hydro has a restaurant on site.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a health club.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa.


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit 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.

No cribs (infant beds) available

24-hour check-in

Hotel Name

  • Whalesong Hotel
  • Whalesong Hotel & Hydro
  • Whalesong Hotel & Hydro Plettenberg Bay
  • Whalesong Hydro
  • Whalesong Hydro Plettenberg Bay
  • Whalesong Hotel And Hydro
  • Whalesong Hotel Hydro Plettenberg Bay
  • Whalesong Hotel Hydro

National Rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.

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