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The Marine

Discover the enchantment of The Marine – Array, an exquisite five-star boutique sanctuary nestled in an unparalleled location. As part of the esteemed Relais & Chateaux collection, this luxurious hotel promises an indulgent escape characterised by the finest quality and impeccable service. Each plush room is a haven of sophistication, ensuring a serene retreat for discerning travellers. Culinary delights await at The Marine’s celebrated dining spots, where “Seafood at the Marine” captivates with the freshest local catches and The Pavilion Restaurant mesmerises with its sweeping ocean vistas, enhanced by the occasional playful display of visiting whales. A harmonious blend of relaxation and adventure beckons with offerings from the elegant Sun Lounge and cocktail bar, to invigorating dips in the saltwater or tidal pools, and rejuvenation at Carchele Beauty Spa. The knowledgeable sommeliers guide guests through a curated wine selection, celebrating the distinguished vintages of Cape wineries. With each detail meticulously crafted, The Marine extends an invitation to experience the pinnacle of coastal luxury and timeless charm.

Holidays to The Marine

Nestled along the rugged coastline of the Western Cape, The Marine presents an exquisite retreat that seamlessly marries luxury and nature. This boutique Relais & Chateaux hotel boasts opulent rooms and discreet service, ensuring an intimate and refined escape for discerning holidaymakers. Revel in the culinary delights at “Seafood at the Marine”, where freshly caught fish from the local waters tantalise the palate, or dine at the glamorous Pavilion Restaurant, renowned for its breathtaking ocean views and exemplary wine cellar. The chance to spot majestic whales while enjoying breakfast is an enchanting bonus. Indulge in a serene swim in the saltwater or tidal pool, and rejuvenate at the Carchele Beauty Spa. With its inviting sun lounge, cocktail bar, and proximity to the beach, The Marine is undeniably the ideal haven for those seeking a sophisticated coastal getaway.

Eating & Drinking at The Marine

Nestled in a stunning location, The Marine – Array offers a distinguished dining experience that perfectly complements its boutique Relais & Chateaux pedigree. Featuring plush rooms and discreet service, this five-star hotel is not just a luxurious retreat; it’s a culinary haven. Holidaymakers will revel in the impeccable flavour profiles at “Seafood at The Marine,” a hip dining spot where fresh local fish are masterfully prepared. The Pavilion Restaurant promises not only gastronomic delights but also breathtaking ocean views, making it particularly enchanting during whale season. With an impressive wine cellar prominently displayed, guests can indulge in vintages from Cape wineries, expertly recommended by knowledgeable sommeliers. Beyond The Marine, local eateries continue to delight with vibrant, high-quality fare, ensuring that visitors experience a delectable journey through the region’s rich culinary landscape. The overall appeal of dining at The Marine, combined with the local epicurean offerings, guarantees an unforgettable feast for the senses.

Nestled along the breathtaking coastline, The Marine – Array offers an unparalleled experience where luxury meets the wild beauty of nature. A beacon of Relais & Chateaux excellence, this boutique hotel boasts opulent rooms and impeccable service, all set against the backdrop of an awe-inspiring location. At the heart of your stay, delight your taste buds with succulent, locally-sourced fish at “Seafood at the Marine” or bask in the opulent ambiance of The Pavilion Restaurant, where panoramic ocean views provide a front-row seat to nature’s wonders, including playful whales. Sip on a vintage Cape wine, expertly curated by their seasoned sommeliers, as you unwind in the sophisticated Sun Lounge. If relaxation is your goal, the Carchele Beauty Spa awaits with indulgent treatments, while adventure seekers can dive into the refreshing saltwater pool or explore the tidal pool’s vibrant marine life. Just a stone’s throw from the pristine beaches, The Marine ensures every moment is steeped in luxury and natural splendour, promising a getaway that rejuvenates and inspires.

Discover the epitome of luxury and relaxation at The Marine, a sophisticated boutique Relais & Chateaux hotel where the azure waters of its meticulously designed swimming pools are the perfect complement to its stunning oceanfront location. The saltwater pool offers an invigorating dip, seamlessly blending with the horizon, while the tidal pool provides a safe and enchanting sea swimming experience, creating a harmonious blend of nature and luxury. Each swim becomes a sensory delight, accompanied by the hotel’s plush comforts and discreet service. After a refreshing plunge, unwind at the glamorous Pavilion Restaurant, relishing fresh local seafood and basking in panoramic ocean views, an experience heightened during the majestic whale migration. The Marine isn’t just a stay; it’s an indulgence in opulence, with every detail crafted to elevate your senses.

Nestled in a breathtaking coastal locale, The Marine offers an exquisite getaway that perfectly balances luxury and serenity. This boutique Relais & Châteaux hotel boasts a variety of plush accommodation options, each exuding quality and comfort. Whether you’re captivated by the spectacular ocean views from your room or enchanted by the discreet, impeccable service, every aspect of your stay promises indulgence. Feast on freshly-caught local fish at the hip “Seafood at the Marine” restaurant, or savour a gourmet breakfast at the glamorous Pavilion Restaurant, where you might just spot whales playing in the waves. The Pavilion’s standout feature, its wine cellar, showcases a curated selection of Cape vintages, expertly chosen by knowledgeable sommeliers. Complement your stay with a dip in the saltwater or tidal pools, pamper yourself at the Carchele Beauty Spa, or simply unwind in the elegant Sun Lounge. With complimentary WiFi and room service ensuring convenience, The Marine encapsulates a sublime travel experience by the sea.

Situated just a short and scenic 90-minute drive from Cape Town International Airport, The Marine is North of Hermanus, a luxurious Relais & Chateaux hotel offering an unparalleled blend of comfort and sophistication. This exquisite boutique destination invites travellers to indulge in plush rooms and discreet service amidst a backdrop of stunning ocean views. Guests can savour the freshest local seafood at the stylish “Seafood at the Marine” Restaurant or enjoy gourmet dishes with breathtaking marine vistas at the elegant Pavilion Restaurant, a location famed for whale spotting. The Marine isn’t just conveniently reachable; it promises a memorable stay with amenities like the saltwater pool, tidal pool for safe sea swimming, Carchele Beauty Spa, and the chic Collection Boutique. With the added allure of exceptional South African wines recommended by expert sommeliers, The Marine ensures a seamless blend of travel convenience and luxurious relaxation, making it a must-visit for discerning travellers.

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