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18 Finchley Road, Camps Bay, South Africa
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Finchley House
Ranked #32 of 53 Camps Bay B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Camps Bay is Cape Town's beach area. Gorgeous beach across the road from great cafés/restaurants. A real lively resort. We are a family of 5 and could not afford to stay in 2 rooms in a hotel, so we thought about renting a house/villa. What a great decision. Finchley villa has 5 great bedrooms to choose from - the master... More

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94 reviews 94 reviews
52 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2011

We stayed here in October when it was very early in the season and we were the only guests. Finchley House is in a good location in Camps Bay being only a 10 minute walk or so to the bars and restaurants situated by the beach. The house manager Dominique was very friendly and helpful and cooked us a good... More

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Lyon, France
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2011

The Pros: Nice house, well located in Camps Bay, close to the beach with nice see view, room OK. The cons: The owner seems to be always on travel overseas, so this is more an hotel than a guest house, in terms of interactions with the personnel. Moreover, the swimming pool was dirty but nobody seemed to take the decision... More

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Madrid, Spain
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2010

The room was superb, it has a little swimming pool in the front. The staff was really friendly, and the whole house was beautiful and confortable. The beach is just 10 minutes walk.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2010

Lovely place to stay if you're in CT for a few days, very close to Camps Bay and beautifully furnished. Staff could not do enough and run by owners, which is always the way to go.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2009

Spacious rooms and bathrooms, beautifully decorated, very classy, excellent location, management and staff friendly and funny! You will not find better value for money anywhere else in Cape Town. Wonderful ambiance and relaxed atmosphere, you are really made to feel like it's your own home.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2009

My stay at FH was absolutely amazing. The most impressive of all the view from the Swimming Pool deck and Terrace its absolutely breathtaking. I can with no doubt advise anyone to go and experience a Sundowner on the deck chairs next to the pool. And thats only the start. The Interior design and decoration is very tastefully done and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2009

Had heard and read some mixed reviews, decided to give it a go anyway. Am I glad we did. Found out that there has been a change in management. If there were problems before, they have all dissapeared. The location is STUNNING, rooms are awesome, and a breakfast second to none. Staff all very friendly and helpfull, and a lovely... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2008

Martinet uses the previous owners reviews, She confirmed we would be picked up from the airport we never were and when confronted with the original E-mails denied she had ever sent it although signed by her She double books and then blames the previous owners We had to stay elsewhere and I ended up going to the police before I... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2008

Although I had several emails back and forth with the guesthouse when we arrived at Finchley House they had no record of our reservation. We were shown to the room I had reserved and it wasn't clean so we had to sit out on the balcony while it was cleaned, sheets were changed etc. Apparently the guesthouse had been sold... More

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Address: 18 Finchley Road, Camps Bay, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Camps Bay
Also Known As:
Finchley House Camps Bay, Cape Town, South Africa

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