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Colourful Manor

4.0 of 5 Lodge   |   Sweetwatersroad | Farm 959, Portion 28, Gordon's Bay 7150, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

At the end of March I stayed at Colourful manor for the second time. On return I truly felt like part of the family. This is the wonderful, warm, friendly and very accommodating welcome one receives on arrival and right through your stay. Paul and Marjolein are very professional in everything they do and the establishment is very tastefully decorated... More

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Hastings, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Beautiful, comfortable, clean and modern stylish accommodation with stunning views of the Hottentot mountains. The owners and staff were very friendly and helpful with the excellent recommendations. A very relaxing place.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

+ excellent support from owners in planning trips, visits and restaurants + very good beds; nice & comfortable lounge + quiet & calm environment + good location to explore region - (colour) water of swimming pool

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Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

Unbelievable location - so quite and safe; with the fantastic overview of the sea. Very friendly atmosphere. Being close to most of attractions, citi and the mall, it's situated in the isolated place surrounded by nature. The only inconvenient thing is the absence of wifi which can be found only at the lobby room

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Recently we have visited the Colourful Manor for the second time. This year we were there in the second half of March and the weather is then not as hot as in mid summer. Colourful Manor is an excellent place to explore one of the most interesting parts of South Africa. It is close to the airport and Capetown at... More

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Hamburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Central location very beautiful view of Table Mountain and the Cape of Good hopeful familiar ambiance nice service hotel room very stylish, best info mation on interesanten events and road maps, It is a beautiful place to feel at home

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Nuremberg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

“Quality by a personal touch” We stayed at Colourful Manor for 12 days based on other’s recommendations and it was even better than our expectactions. Colourful Manor is located in the middle of it all. Stellenbosch, Franschoek, Hermanus, the winelands and even ideally located for Capetown, especially for the Cape Peninsula tour. Colourful Manor pretends to be a relaxed place,... More

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Shanghai, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

Great location just outside Cape town. We have been doing lots of sight seeing from there, the location is very central for that. Within a short distance there are really nice restaurants with great food and wine, we really enjoyed that. The rooms are very clean, simple but decorated with elegance. Breakfast is good, swimming-pool area is nice for a... More

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

We recently experienced a magnificent stay at Colourful Manor in a splendid seaview room. Daily personal attention by Paul, Marjolein and staff to optimize our holidays. They made reservations for beautiful golf courses and lovely restaurants we would not have discovered ourselves in a short span of time. The location is great to explore Cape Town, wine estates and coast... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

We spent two nights at the Colourful Manor. We just arrived in Capetown and Colourfull Manor was an easy 30 minute drive from the airport. We had a seaview suite. And the view was fantastic. They have a great lounge for drinks or breakfast with an really easy feel to it. The owners Paul and Marjolein are great hosts! Paul... More

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Address: Sweetwatersroad | Farm 959, Portion 28, Gordon's Bay 7150, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Gordon's Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Colourful Manor 4*
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Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Colourful Manor is beautifully located on the slopes of the Gordons Bay mountains overlooking False Bay, Cape of Good Hope, Table mountain, the Atlantic Ocean, the Hottentot Holland mountains and the vineyards of Vergelegen Wine estate. Modern decorated luxurious rooms with either sea of mountain view. Superb bathrooms, top quality beds and linen. Great service, very personal service and recommendations by the owners and freshest breakfast with Italian coffees. Centrally located for Capetown, Stellenbosch, Franschoek, Hermanus and the winelands. All scenic routes start and stop at Colourful Manor. ... more   less 
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