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Sandown Lodge

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   10 Glebe Road, Rondebosch 7700, South Africa
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Ranked #6 of 13 Rondebosch B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

I recently stayed at the Sandown Lodge. The place is very nice, and nicely located close to University of Cape Town. I stayed in 2 rooms for my extended stay, and both were fine. There is laundry service available for ~$5 per (small) load. My one warning would be that you pay the full price upfront. I had the unfortunate... More

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peter312659, Owner at Sandown Lodge, responded to this review

Our cancellation policy clearly states that if a booking is cancelled on the day of arrival or during the stay, the guest will be liable for the full booking fee. It is not easy for small establishments to fill rooms at short notice, especially during the quiet winter months. The guest did cancel the last 10 days of his stay... More

Marlow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Located very centrally in Rondebosch ideal for the city, the beaches and easy to get to the airport this B&B is run beautifully by Vanessa. I messed up the date of our arrival but Vanessa accommodated us with no fuss and made the whole family feel very welcome. Good places to eat within safe walking distance. We would definitely stay... More

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Gonubie, Eastern Cape, South Africa
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

Hubby and myself stayed at the B&B at two separate instances. The accommodation is very highly recommended, it is neat, clean, modern, comfortable, accessible, moderately priced, great friendly service, wonderful surrounds. The rooms are spacious, well appointed, equipped with everything you might need, and if it does not have it, they will find it for you. We were made welcome... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

Deirdre - loved my few days at Sandown Lodge. Can highly recommend this B&B in Rondebosch, well situated for either tourist travel in CT or if you are there for business. The host - Vanessa - is really lovely and helps with the days plans or travel details (which was highly appreciated). The apartments are well equipped for self catering... More

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Perth, Australia
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2012

After this stay I'll be looking at B&Bs more often as accommodation choice. Sandown Lodge was brilliant - very quaint grouds. It's situation in Rondebosch and an easy 10-15 minute drive to the airport and city. Close to a good shopping centre and many local tourist sites. The breakfast was fresh each day and the owners of the property were... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2012

We loved our week at Sandown Lodge, not only because of the beautiful house and the large, safe, enclosed garden, but also because of the feeling we got that our hosts were wonderfully generous. We arrived to find our little kitchen fully stocked. The fridge was full of fruit, cheese, jams, yoghurts, eggs and milk. The cookie-jar was full, there... More

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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2012

If you are looking for a welcoming, friendly and peaceful holiday, then this is the place to stay! We travelled as 4 ladies, to visit a friend for their wedding in capetown - from Perth, Australia. We stayed here for 14 days and were in awe as soon as we walked in the front door. We had a hire car,... More

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Knysna, South Africa
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2012

We were given Sandown Lodge's small annexe room which was small but adequate rather than luxurious hence the "average" rating. The bathroom was very small. Breakfast was in the main house where we understand the other, bigger B & B rooms are located. It's a 20 minute drive into Cape Town's Waterfront but it's handy for visiting Constantia, Kirstenbosch and... More

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peter312659, Owner at Sandown Lodge, responded to this review

We have recently completed a building alteration to this guest room, extending the room and completely re-doing the bathroom which is now modern and much more spacious. More

Hermanus,South Africa
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2011

Have now stayed at Sandown Lodge on 3 occasions, up to October 2011. Rooms are spacious, comfortable and en-suite. Each room has a sitting area/lounge, TV with DSTV and equipped kitchen with kettle, fridge, microwave, etc which is stocked with coffee, tea, milk, rusks and other goodies. The lodge serves a continental breakfast. Off-street secure parking and good, central location... More

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South Africa
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74 reviews 74 reviews
37 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2011 via mobile

Stayed for 3 nights, had off street parking. The room is spacious, with a kitchen and sitting area, dstv, and a shower/bath. There is a beautiful garden, and the kitchen is stocked with yummy eats. The location is easy to find, and very central. the room was serviced everyday. Also the bed had an electric blanket for the cold nights.... More

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Address: 10 Glebe Road, Rondebosch 7700, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Rondebosch
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Sandown Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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