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Colona Castle

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1 Verwood Street, Off Old Boyes Drive, Lakeside 7945, South Africa
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Aspen, Colorado, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is a true gem!!I kept extending out stay! My family loved it! Very clean and upscale! The staff is more than attentive, and the venue and decor is well appointed. I have never had my sheets ironed before bed, what a treat! My daughter was always up ready for the delicious breakfast. I really liked the fact that... More

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Paris, France
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very Good Location with awesome views!! Staff very friendly and accommodating. No DSTV and very poor SABC channels unfortunately! Breakfast could be better for a five star hotel with more variety. Enjoyed the stay but would surely look around for better value next time. The rooms are presented with fresh fruits daily and chocolates and very tidy and neat! Thumbs... More

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2CapeTown, Manager at Colona Castle, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. What a shame you did not highlight your feelings at the time concerning the TV and your strict Vegan Vegetarian breakfast, you would have given us the opportunity to ensure the TV was working to your satisfaction and you got extra variety for breakfast than what you specifically requested on check-in – and hopefully this... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We were in love with the view from the breakfast room . You overlook a lake, see the ocean and also the mountain. In the summer you take breakfast on the terrace, with the same view as well as around the pool. The breakfast was amazing and cooked to your desire. Also it is included in your price. Service was... More

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

It was my first visit to South Africa. I travelled with my parents who are in their sixties. It was high season, so a few reasonably-priced five star hotels in Cape Town city were fully booked. It was my first time for my parents and me staying in a boutique hotel. Mike and Nicole, the owners of the hotel, are... More

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

Colona Castle is a beautifully appointed boutique guest house, with personable proprietors, courteous and efficient staff, and very comfortable and charming rooms. The location is central to most of the activities you'd be pursuing in the Cape Town area, but very peacefully located on a hillside with beautiful views towards Constantia, Table Mountain, False Bay and the South Atlantic .... More

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Grantham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

We were lucky to be staying at Colona Castle for a weekend visit to Cape Town during an extended stay in South Africa, and have nothing but praise for this lovely boutique hotel. Our hosts, Nicole and Michael Brand, were charming and helpful, the Chinese suite in which we stayed was beautifully appointed and full of interesting and original touches,... More

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Dubai
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

We were greeted by Michael Brand one of the co-owners, the minute you step onto the property, you just have an 'ahhhh' moment. Our suite was meticulously clean, and the service was excellent on all fronts. We wanted to switch off and have breakfast on our terms not a set period. This is a place we will visit regularly. Well... More

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013 via mobile

One of the best boutique hotels I have stayed in. Amazing views, great service, neat, clean, spacious rooms. We were in an upgraded suite but I believe most other suites are as good or big. Nicole and Michael (owners) bring about a great touch and warmth to the place. They are quick to respond to any needs, they also make... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

A jewel among all the boutique hotels near Cape Town. The cuisine, accomodation, service and the location with beautiful sea views - everything of the highest luxury standard! I warmly recommend a stay at this magical place.

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kansas city
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

We arrived into Cape Town late in the evening, our driver that Colona Castle arranged was waiting there to pick us up and took us starit to the hotel. When we arrived, the manager Nicole was wiating for us. Even though it was late she took the time to show us to the room and helped us get settled in.... More

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Address: 1 Verwood Street, Off Old Boyes Drive, Lakeside 7945, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Lakeside
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Colona Castle 5*
Number of rooms: 8
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Colona Castle Cape Town, South Africa - Lakeside

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