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Ocean View House

4.0 of 5 33 Victoria Rd, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
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    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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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Western Cape, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars NEW

This is our very first Tripadvisor review. I always read them but have never written one. I was in fact prompted because before arriving at Ocean View we stayed 5 days in what was supposed to be a 5 star Guest House in the Overberg Region - it was so poor, best described as 'all fur and no knickers', I... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel is lovely and the staff are very attentive and helpful. Rooms were clean and comfortable. Perfectly located for the beach and also for visiting the area. We would definitely return to this hotel.

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Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Exquisite accommodation, decadent food and fantastic location! Highly recommended! Fabulous swimming pool area! The rooms are very tastefully decorated! The stocked honesty bar had a wide variety of items!

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KatrinLudik, General Manager at Ocean View House, responded to this review

Dear Doné L Thank you for this praising review of Ocean View! This is very much appreciated... 'WOW' indeed. I assure you that we will keep our property in a immaculate and pristine condition, in the hope of your arrival. Please contact us directly for a quote on your future travels. Kind Regards Myself and the Team More 

Huddersfield Uk
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent location, really friendly and helpful staff. We were in the Panorama suite (18) and it certainly did not disappoint. Large living area, bedroom and large bathroom all finished of with a full width terrace overlooking the sea. The property is well maintained with a nice pool and terrace area with plenty of comfortable sun beds c/w poolside towels. Unfortunately... More 

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KatrinLudik, General Manager at Ocean View House, responded to this review

Good Day Mr Turner Thank you for taking the time to review Ocean View House! I do trust that the bug has left your system and that you are back in tip top shape. I assure you that we will keep up the good work in the hope of your return. . . Such a pity that you were not... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my wife stayed here for 4 nights at the start of our honeymoon. It was a great base for exploring Cape Town and the surrounds. The hotel is located just outside Camps Bay in an area called Bakoven, which is very quiet but I have to recommed a small bistro called Baked which is across the street and... More 

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KatrinLudik, General Manager at Ocean View House, responded to this review

Dear Andy! Thank you for this glowing review. I trust that you and the Mrs have safely reached your destination. We are extremely blessed with our location, wedged between The Atlantic and The 12 Apostles and a mere 10 mins from Vibey Camps Bay. Have safe Travels Kind Regards More 

Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Awsome, helpful and friendly staff!!! Rooms are spacious and very well kept! Beautiful gardens and a very nice pool area invite to relax. Breakfast buffet (included!) offers everything one needs. Walks to Camps Bay promenade only 15 minutes. Table Mountain, Lions Head, Hout Bay and Chapmans Peak close by. We will be back!!!

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KatrinLudik, General Manager at Ocean View House, responded to this review

Dear tofMuc! Thank you for taking the time to review Ocean View House. The words, "We will be Back!!!", gives us so much Joy! Thank you. I will ensure that our team stays Awesome. Friendly & Helpful ;-) We await your return. Please do not hesitate to contact us directly for a special quote. Kind Regards, Myself and the entire... More 

Dusseldorf, Germany
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved the wonderfull outside area, garden, pool and patio. The views and sunset was stunning. The room was to a good standard leading out on to the pool area just perfect. Breakfast was good and the perosnal were very helpful and polite. We will be back next year for certain

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KatrinLudik, General Manager at Ocean View House, responded to this review

Dear michaelbD718GG Thank you for taking the time to review Ocean View House! We appreciate it and look forward to your next arrival. We are extremely lucky with our location....nothing beats that golden sun disappearing behind the Atlantic. Takes our breaths away every day. Thanks Again Myself and the entire team. More 

Devon, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just returned from our trip to SA after staying at Oceans View for a few nights of our visit. The staff at Oceans View really did go out of their way to assist us in any way they could. We were given advise regarding where to eat in Camps Bay and had one of the best meals of... More 

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KatrinLudik, General Manager at Ocean View House, responded to this review

Dear Susan H Thank you for this glowing review. I can't thank you enough. This has made the entire team so happy. We will maintain our high standards, fresh Breakfasts and warm smiles in the hope of seeing you folks again soon. Please contact us directly, for a special rate. Kindly Myself, and the entire team. More 

Loughton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed several times at Ocean View, set in a beautiful location just outside the hurly burly of camps bay. Staff are excellent so welcoming and friendly, the owners involved with their guests every need.

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KatrinLudik, General Manager at Ocean View House, responded to this review

Dear Barbara G! We are so blessed to have lovely guests like you come visit us every year. ☺...Thank you for taking the time to review Ocean View House. We are very much looking forward to welcoming you back on Monday! You are going to love the room that we have allocated you to. One of the new ones. Please... More 

Uckfield, United Kingdom
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43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the most relaxing six nights here. Fantastic room Fantastic location Nothing is too much trouble Fantastic staff a special thank you to the chef who makes the best omelettes and salads ever! Will return in 2016

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KatrinLudik, General Manager at Ocean View House, responded to this review

Good Day 47mini You have just made our Chefs Day!..haha Thank you for these kind words and glowing review. We will remain Fantastically clean and kind in the hope of your return. Six nights never seem to be enough time to relax and take in all that Cape Town has to offer. Next time, i shall book you for 12... More 

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Address: 33 Victoria Rd, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Camps Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Ocean View House 4*
Number of rooms: 17
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Also Known As:
Ocean View Guest House Hotel Bakoven
Ocean View House Camps Bay, Cape Town, South Africa

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