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The Book Cottage

17 Long Street, Hermanus, Overstrand 7200, South Africa
+27 28 313 0834
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Friendly feel

I just wandered in off the street and received a very helpful response from a member of staff. She... read more

Reviewed April 11, 2017
postscript65
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Fun and inviting

Everything you'd want in a new bookstore, including having a cup of coffee and curling up in a... read more

Reviewed December 26, 2016
Stanley466
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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The Book Cottage is an independent little bookshop that was opened in 1996 by the late Sue McNaught. The Cottage is situated in the little seaside village of Hermanus in the Overberg area. The Book Cottage stocks a comprehensive range of books and the usual accompaniments such as cards, maps diaries, journals as well as an extensive selection of titles by South African authors, combined with books on local history and attractions, in short, everything you need. Bring your children to the best kids section in town where a dedicated staff member will take time out to ensure that your child will stay interested about books and reading by recommending something new and exciting. This is the embodiment of a great little bookshop. This quaint bookshop is fun and has something for everyone!
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Apr 11, 2017
“Friendly feel”
Dec 25, 2016
“Fun and inviting”
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17 Long Street, Hermanus, Overstrand 7200, South Africa
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+27 28 313 0834
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I just wandered in off the street and received a very helpful response from a member of staff. She apologised for the overcrowded and "messy" displays but I could see nothing wrong. We had a pleasant chat and I bought a number of items -...More

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Reviewed 26 December 2016

Everything you'd want in a new bookstore, including having a cup of coffee and curling up in a chair. The store is located in Long Street, which is the main road coming into Hermanus and right opposite PicknPay. We found : latest just released books,...More

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Reviewed 27 January 2016

Yes the bookshop has moved to Long Stree and it is always a pleasure to walk in and browse and buy of course. We've just met the new owner and we are told that the previous owner is still there too. Very nice and competent...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2014 via mobile

The Book Cottage is an must for all book lovers. Shelves from floor to ceiling filled with a huge, huge selection of books. I can spend an hour in there just browsing!

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