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Mountain View Guest House

13 Sans Souci Road, Newlands, South Africa
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Mountain View Guest House
Ranked #17 of 24 Newlands B&B and Inns
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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 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Walchwil, Switzerland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

I didn't even get a Chance to stay at this place - - I got an offer and was asked to pay all kinds of extra fees - - when I questioned it, Liz never wrote back. I had to go to Cape Town for an Operation and needed a place in Newlands, and fortunately I found another place to... More

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Randburg, Gauteng, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

Liz was an amazing host. We were down on a school sports tour and she catered for all our needs. Asking what time we required breakfast and serving it superbly. She recommended local eating spots which wear great. Will definitely recommend to anyone looking for a place that feels like home. Will be back next year for sure.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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23 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Stayed here with a colleague for business. Although the rooms were tastefully decorated and clean there were significant problems. My upstairs room was up some very steep stairs. The room is set up so that you cannot watch TV in bed and the building has a corrugated roof so it is very noisy when it rains (which happens often in... More

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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Liz is the most wonderful hostess who is passionate about Cape Town and who wants her guests to experience this amazing city in the best way possible. Her B&B is beautifully appointed and we felt like we had arrived home. Nothing was ever too much trouble for Liz, who is so warm and inviting. Best B&B we have ever stayed... More

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MOUNTAINVIEWGUEST, Owner at Mountain View Guest House, responded to this review

Hello Heidi Thank you for taking the time to write a review for Mountain View and for your kind words. You were such wonderful guests and I hope we will meet again one day. Kind regards Liz More

Cape Town Central, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2013

Especially for a first timer in Cape Town like me, the guest house makes you feel so at home away from home. It all felt like I had not traveled.....that I was still home in my house in Nairobi, Kenya. I liked not only the fabric of the bed covers, the curtain, the view from the balcony that stared right... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2013

The owner and hostess, Liz Wright, is the highlight of the house! She is engaging, warm and friendly at all hours of the day and night. During my stay she was always happy to offer suggestions of what to do and where to go, whereby sharing her love for Cape Town in the process. She even recounted much of the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2012 via mobile

Liz is such a friendly host. The rooms are spacious and cosy with ensuite bathrooms. Very neat and welcoming. The view of the mountain from the balcony outside the bedrooms are spectacular. Definitely the place to stay when in Cape Town.

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Milngavie
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2009

This guesthouse has the virtue of being small but having excellent facilities. Each of the rooms has spacious "en suite" facilities matching the generous space of the bedrooms. The furniture is of high quality and well maintained and the beds are most comfortable. The owner/manager is most helpful and welcoming. She organised a magnificent tour of the area on the... More

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Address: 13 Sans Souci Road, Newlands, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Newlands
Also Known As:
Mountain View Guest House Newlands, Cape Town, South Africa

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