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Camps Bay Retreat

5.0 of 5 7 Chilworth Road | The Glen, Camps Bay 8040, South Africa
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed at this hotel for 16 night Sept into Oct 2014. I can not speak highly enough of this hotel, its location, the quality of service, the length the staff will go to in making your stay a perfect hoilday. We celebrated our 30th anniversary and my birthday while at the hotel The staff made both days extra special with... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A beautiful boutique hotel set in a small beautiful nature reserve with stunning views of the ocean. I loved the swinging bridge and our enormous suite was the other side of the bridge.The suite had all finishing touches such as homemade lemonade/biscuits and the bed turned down at night with flowers on the pillows. The food at the hotel was... More

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CampsBayRetreat, Manager at Camps Bay Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Lolly128 Thank you so much for your great feedback and we are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We are looking forward to hosting you again at Cape Town's best kept secret. Kind Regards Marcelle Gomes More

Worcester, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
18 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Without question exactly the right choice for us, this perfect combination of African historic come chic contemporary is what this hotel delivers effortlessly . We just loved the relaxed environment with many fascinating features including the adorable dogs (Ben was my favourite ). The staff were excellent, attentive and efficient and always with a smile . Beautiful hotel grounds, loved... More

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CampsBayRetreat, Manager at Camps Bay Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Diddybodge We always appreciate feedback from our guests and it was such a pleasure reading your review on our property. Our Retreat Kitchen is our proud and joy and are happy that you appreciated all our efforts. We are looking forward to hosting you again at Cape Town's best kept secret. Kind Regards Marcelle Gomes More

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We loved staying at the Camps Bay retreat. It felt like we were hours from the city in a tranquil enviroment. The room was modern with all ammenities thought of even down to homemade rusks for a midnight snack. Beautiful ocean views. Deliciously soft linens on the bed. And 4 friendly dogs roaming the grounds to give it that homey... More

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CampsBayRetreat, Manager at Camps Bay Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Romanycream We are extremely happy that you had such a great time with us during your stay. Its always great to hear that we have exceeded your expectations and that you had the chance to relax and enjoy every aspect of Camps Bay Retreat. We hope tio welcome you back in the near future. Kind Regards Marco Fourie Assistant... More

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This place is just about perfect. Everything is clean, the food is great and just a short walk to the bars in the evening if you want to go out . If you want you can just relax in the grounds. Go see.

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CampsBayRetreat, Manager at Camps Bay Retreat, responded to this review

Dear DominicFairclough, Thank you for the amazing feedback regarding your stay with us, we really enjoyed hosting you throughout your time in Camps Bay. We trust that we will welcome you back in the near future. KInd Regards Marco Fourie Assistant Hotel Manager More

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We stayed 7 nights as part of a surprise 50th birthday trip to South Africa for my wife. We were lucky to spend our stay in room 1 in the Manor House. It is a simply stunning room & due to the enormous size you have views from 3 sides of the property. It is decorated & furnished to the... More

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CampsBayRetreat, Manager at Camps Bay Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Rob L Thank you so much for the amazing review, we had a wonderful time with you and we do hope that you wil definitly came and visit in the near future. Camps Bay Retreat will be your home away from home. Kind Regards Marco Operations Manager More

High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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50 reviews 50 reviews
21 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We stayed 4 nights in the Camps Bay Retreat , it is simply the most tranquil , relaxed and enjoyable hotel we have ever stayed in. The Hotel has a fanatic location and is steeped in South African history which is all around you and it feels like stepping back in time. The staff are amazing , so helpful ,... More

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CampsBayRetreat, Camps Bay Retreat Team at Camps Bay Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Richard G, thank you for taking the time to review Camps Bay Retreat. We really appreciate all of the compliments and are so glad that you found this to be like a "home" to you. We hope to welcome you back to our beautiful property sometime in the near future. More

2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

The Hotel staff have impeccable manner it's my second day here and I am in live. The rooms are well wow! Great view from room two. The food tastes heavenly the retreat kitchen is filled with magicians! Everything is top notch. I know a lot about hotels. This one has definitely left it's mark..

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CampsBayRetreat, Manager at Camps Bay Retreat, responded to this review

Dear F1rsLady We just came across your review of our establishment and we want to thank you for the excellent rating and the kind words. We strive to make every stay as memorable as the next. We trust that we will host you once a gain in the near future. Kind Regards Marco Fourie Operations Manager More

Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

On a recent trip to Cape Town decided to change accommodation while in Camps Bay and chose Camps Bay Retreat. This was the correct choice. We stayed in the manor house room 4 - wonderful room with view over the tennis court and out to the bay. This retreat is like living in a museum really enjoyed looking at all... More

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CampsBayRetreat, Manager at Camps Bay Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Hyacinthandfriends, Thank you for the lovely review on trip advisor, we thoroughly enjoyed to have you with us. Hopefully we will see you in the near future to welcome you back to your home away from home. Kind Regards Marco Fourie Operations Manager More

London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Although I have rated very low for the review, this was due to a bad experience having money stolen from our safety deposit box and not the overall experience of the accommodation. I will elaborate further. Upon arrival staff very personable and friendly and we were shown around the Manor House part of the hotel which was built in 1929... More

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CampsBayRetreat, Manager at Camps Bay Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Ms. Scott, Thank you so much for the your constructive critizism and the fact that you still had so many good things to say about our establishment regardless of what unfortunate situation that occured. Kind Regards Marco Fourie Operations Manager More

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Address: 7 Chilworth Road | The Glen, Camps Bay 8040, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Camps Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Camps Bay Retreat 5*
Number of rooms: 14
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Hotel Camps Bay
Retreat Hotel Camps Bay
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