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African Dreams Guest House

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   17 A Francolinrd | Camps Bay, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
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Ranked #16 of 53 Camps Bay B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
David K Bochum, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bochum, South Africa
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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed two days in the guesthouse and it was a great start for our Africa voyage. The view from the terrace is nice, the rooms are comfortable and the owners are kind and helpful. There is also a very cold swimmingpool which is very refreshing after a long flight. The breakfast was very tasty and gave us energy for... More

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North Bay, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Loved this place! From our hotel we could see the ocean and Lions Head and Table Mountain. Located in a high end neighbourhood close to Camps Bay. We had the a Elephant Room which I certainly enjoyed as a collector of anything elephant! It was a large room, with sliding mirror doors along the entire length of one wall hiding... More

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Durban, South Africa
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102 reviews 102 reviews
25 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

stayed here for 3 nights , the host and hostess were truly very friendly people who went out of their way to make me feel comfortable. the accommodation was clean neat and had a homely feel to it the location was perfect and the views were stunning from the balcony overlooking the Atlantic ocean having breakfast was near perfect every... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

The views across Camps Bay from the balcony were incredible. Such a relaxing place to stay and the owners made us welcome from the moment we arrived. Nothing is too much trouble for them and we felt as if we were staying with friends. Breakfasts on the veranda set us up for the day ahead and the rooms were spacious... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Spent a wonderful five days with Fanie and Jeanette. It was like home from home, they were so welcoming. Nothing was too much trouble. On the day we did our trip round the Cape Peninsular, Fanie gave us a map and suggested a route. When we wanted to do the Red Bus trip he was there with the information we... More

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Dallas, Texas
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7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Our group took three rooms including the penthouse at this wonderful spot. The owners, Fanie and Jeanette took care of us in every way. Great breakfasts, beautiful pool, great views. Only thing missing was a hot tub. We would definitely come back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014 via mobile

This was our fifth visit to African Dreams and hope to have many more.The rooms,the pool,the views and the food are all fantastic.You couldn't get a better host and hostess than Fanie and Jeanette. Can't wait for our next visit.

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HONITON, Devon, UK
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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

From the moment of our arrival - our very first port of call on our very first trip to South Africa - Fanie and Jeanette took us into their wonderful home like old friends. They're a wonderful team: Fanie works hard and cheerfully at factual information and routeing to help get the best from ones holiday. Jeanette simply bubbles warmth... More

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London, United Kingdom
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12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

We stayed here 1 week over New Year with our 2 kids and really spent great holidays in this guesthouse. The owners are very friendly and helpful - you really feel at home - which is so important when you are travelling with kids. The view from the terrace for Breakfast is just amazing! we had 2 family rooms and... More

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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30 reviews 30 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

Very friendly couple run the guest house. Also very helpful and willing to make dinner reservations for us and let us use their p.c to search the net for things to do in Cape Town. The view is great. It is very neat and clean. Breakfast has everything you need. Our room had an aircon and a small T.V with... More

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Address: 17 A Francolinrd | Camps Bay, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Camps Bay
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Hotel Class:4 star — African Dreams Guest House 4*
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Set against the slopes of Table Mountain in the heart of magnetically beautiful and picturesque Camps Bay, African Dreams Guest House delights guests with elegant, private and relaxed bed & breakfast accommodation. Known for our warm hospitality and service, African Dreams provides an extensive range of services and facilities to cater to all the needs of our guests. Allow yourself to be pampered in our exclusive in-house beauty salon, or simply lie back and relax at the pool with a cocktail, taking in the amazing panoramic views of the mountain and shimmering beaches. African Dreams combines outdoor living with excellent facilities and services, as well as a unique and warm South African charm. ... more   less 
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