If you yearn for seaside serenity and a luxuriously comfortable place to escape to, Abalone House Boutique Hotel is just 90 minutes drive from Cape Town. Whether you are looking for a quirky hideaway, an intimate conference venue or an elegant place to host a small wedding celebration, you’ll go far to beat the five-star charm of Abalone House & Spa. Situated in the picturesque coastal village of Paternoster on the Cape West Coast, Abalone House makes guests feel pampered and totally at home.

Elegant simplicity is also found in the new Spa at Abalone House, which offers four calm treatment rooms – one customized for couples. The Spa, which reopened on 14 September 2018 following a stylish revamp, present guests of the boutique hotel with a new environment that continues the eclectic charm of Abalone House. Now boasting Africology products and an enticing menu of face and body treatments, the beautifully soothing surroundings will ensure a deeply enjoyable experience.

You can reach the spa by calling 022 752 2044 and ask to be put through to the spa.

The in-house Restaurant at Abalone House is perfect for delicious meals, from breakfast to lunches and dinners. Comfortable and welcoming wicker chairs, wooden ceiling beams, chandeliers and Persian carpets set the scene for an intimate and delicious dinner. Making the most of the West Coast setting, the menu includes a selection of seafood inspired cuisine. Sublime desserts such as the West Coast African Trio (Chocolate Truffels, Almond Vanilla Ice Cream served with an Espresso and Voorkamer Pot Still brandy) are a perfect sweet ending.

Although Abalone House does not allow children under 12, we do cater to children in the restaurant strictly during lunch service. Unfortunately we do not permit children during dinner service.

If you have always dreamed of an intimate beach wedding where you and your guests are treated to a memorable five star experience, Abalone House offers this and much more in a charming seaside setting. Situated within the charming fishing village of Paternoster on the Cape West Coast, the opulent Abalone House will ensure every aspect of your special day is extravagant, indulgent and unforgettable.

Here you can turn a smaller wedding from a one-day occasion into an intimate weekend celebration with family and friends! Ideal for stylish destination weddings, Abalone House can host between 20-40 guests depending on venue choice. Abalone House boasts ten magnificent luxury suites, designed around a tranquil, central courtyard. Additional accommodation for guests is available at the 5-star Abalone Pool Villas in Paternoster.

E-mail us at weddings@abalonehouse.co.za to discuss how we can make your day exceptional.

Abalone House is the ideal setting for small conferences, executive breakaways and teambuilding workshops. Abalone House’s plush executive boardroom is a cosy venue offering seating for up to 14 delegates in opulent high back chairs, around a large antique table. Books adorn the walls and thoughtfully selected artwork adds splashes of colour to the cosy venue. Air conditioning further enhance the comfort of delegates. The boardroom at Abalone House features state of the art media and audiovisual equipment for conferences and workshops, including:
• A surround-sound system
• Flip chart, overhead projector and electric screen
• DSTV with screen
• Wireless internet connectivity

E-mail us on conference@abalonehouse.co.za to find out how we can make your next small conference or executive workshop be remembered long after the event itself!

Pet-friendly policy and notice: Please take note that Abalone House & Spa has two resident house cats; Trixie and Chelsea. We take every precaution to ensure that these beloved pets do not disturb our guests' stay. We do permit small dogs (on a leash) to accompany visitors to our restaurant, however guests are expected to dine on the deck. Contact us for more information.