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De Tafelberg Guesthouse

Molteno Road 68 | Oranjezicht, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Edinburgh
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74 reviews 74 reviews
24 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a really lovely guest house on the slopes of Table Mountain. The breakfast served on the terrace overlooking Cape Town is fabulous and the owners helpful and friendly. The rooms are comfortable and ours had a direct view of the mountain from our bed. It is within walking distance of nice restaurants but just be aware that it... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

See if you can book the big room at the top . . . To wake up and go to sleep to that view is simply heavenly. I just loved waking up before anyone else so I could make a nice cup of rooibos tea and sit and drink in the beauty of the city and the mountain. The owners... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

This friendly hotel had fabulous views of the city and harbour. the room was beautifully decorated and comfortable. the hosts were very accommodating and cooked breakfast to your liking. Quick access by taxi to Victoria and Albert shopping centre for lucious seafood. We prefer staying in these family run establishments than larger 5 star hotels Tour companies picked up from... More 

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Johannesburg
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69 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Wonderfully located in the hills over Capetown, next to Tafelberg. The view is stunning, the personell and owner are friendly and kind. Englich Breakfast rich. 2 minutes drive to restaurant area. This was the 2nd stay and we will definitely come again. Highly recommended.

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Rockhampton, Australia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

This B&B is in a great, safe location with amazing views over the city and Table Mountain. Our room was spacious and modern and decorated beautifully. Breakfast was delicious and our hosts, Kris and Ann, were extremely welcoming and helpful. Would love to stay here again if ever I return to Cape Town.

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Antwerp, Belgium
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54 reviews 54 reviews
22 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

We stayed 3 nights in this excellent Guesthouse and occupied the 2 rooms near the swimming pool. All facilities & comfort are present and being able to dive into the pool when you step out of your bed is great ! Location is excellent and you get magnificent views of Table mountain and the city. Leave your car in the... More 

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Johannesburg
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55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

The rooms are neat and nicely decorated, located in the garden areas of Capetown (3km from city centers). Owners are very kind and helpful. Breakfast great. quite a lot of good restaurants in the vicinity. All in all highly recommendable.

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Toronto, Canada
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6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

My wife and I travelled to Cape Town and it was our first time in SA. De Tafelberg is an unbelievable B&B and we couldn't imagine a better stay in Cape Town. The owners were super friendly and coordinated day trips and restaurant recommendations. Kris made great eggs and the breakfast spread was delightful. The room we stayed in was... More 

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Bristol UK
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

This guest house is set close to Table Mountain and has amazing views of the cliffs. The front looks out over the city and the early morning view is incredible. The rooms are luxurious, spotlessly clean and spacious with comfortable beds and air-conditioning or heating as required. The breakfast bar had a great variety of cereals, breads and fruit. Eggs... More 

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Aalst, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2012

We have now stayed at De Tafelberg on three consecutive visits to Cape Town and will undoubtedly be back. For us, the perfect start to our holiday in South Africa. Situated high up in Oranjezicht, there can be no better view of downtown Cape Town and Table Mountain, which is so close, you'd think you could reach out and touch... More 

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