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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
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

For anyone that wants the sun in October, beautiful people, first class service, fine food, excellent wine at a reasonable price, then Camps Bay is the place to visit. The same can be said of any of the resorts along the coast, especially Gordons Bay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were looking for a special place in the Cape Town area and we certainly found it in the Camps Bay Retreat. We had a wonderful experience over our several night stay, and plan to return in the near future! Room tips: We were able to see a few of the rooms in the main house during our visit, and... More 

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Durbanville, Western Cape, South Africa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is with great disappointment that I have to write this review today as I was so excited to visit and make use of the beautiful facilities. On arrival the beauty still astonished me and I was so excited as I was surprising my husband with a Love actually package for our anniversary. This was by far the biggest disappointment... More 

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

Dear ElanievZyl Whilst we are disheartened to read that your time with us was not the special experience we strive to create, we welcome constructive comments as we believe they can only assist us in bettering our service delivery. We are deeply saddened that our service breakdown and service experience has put you off returning. We do hope that you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really gorgeous hotel in Camps Bay. Set off the main road in it's own lush grounds this is a very special place indeed. Lovely old house that's been preserved and renovated beautifully. Only 15 rooms - some in the house, some in the grounds with beautiful decks to sit out on. Fantastic views from some of the rooms. All feel... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We stayed here recently for 3 nights on our honeymoon. We had a lovely room which looked out across the bay. The hotel is just beautiful. Really charming. Sunsets are beautiful here. We left our dogs back in Australia so we loved having their dogs around us. The food and wine was superb and the staff were all very accommodating.... More 

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

Good day! Thank you for your positive feedback. I am glad that our team here at The Camps Bay Retreat have manage to exceed your expectations. it was a pleasure being able to add to your honeymoon memories. Hope too see you back in the not too distant future. Kind Regards Sedick Achmat Assistant Hotel Manager More 

Nottingham, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
18 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014 via mobile

After 4 nights basic accommodation in rondavels in the Kruger Park, this small hotel was the ultimate in luxury for us. Our deck house was reached by crossing a wood / rope suspension bridge over a deep ravine. We arrived at night and awoke to stunning views down the gorge to the Atlantic crashing on the rocks at the western... More 

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

Good day! Thank you for this great feed back. i am very happy to hear that we have managed to exceed your expectations. i will share your comments with the rest of my management and staff, We look forward to seeing you back in Cape Town and staying with us again at The Camps Bay Retreat. Have a fantastic festive... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

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

Hi Peter WOW! Thank you very much for this great review and for sharing it with the rest of the world. I am so happy to to hear that we were able to meet all your expectations. I have printed out your review for all staff to read. I look forward to seeing you back at the Camps Bay retreat... More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

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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18 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

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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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 

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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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Also Known As:
Camps Bay Retreat Hotel Camps Bay
Hotel Camps Bay
Retreat Hotel Camps Bay
Camps Bay Retreat Cape Town, South Africa
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#4 Luxury Hotel in Camps Bay
#4 Romantic Hotel in Camps Bay
#4 Family Hotel in Camps Bay

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