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Villa Belle Ombre

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16 Belle Ombre Road | Tamboerskloof, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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24 reviews 24 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed in the biggest room in Villa Ombre and we loved the big room with a nice king size bed and a small terrace outside. Breakfast was nice and we could sit outside, it's calmer than having breakfast inside around the big table with other guests. We used the laundry service and we had the clesn laundry back the... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was expecting more from this establishment but found that it delivered below average. The only great thing about it is its central location in Tamboerskloof. The old house is very beautiful but the interior decor does not match.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Lovely setting for location and sight seeing however we did book through booking.com and asked for 2 rooms and one of the rooms for 2 adults and a 10 year old child . When arriving the owner/manager had forgotten about the child and said we could have a different room for 2 of the days and then move back to... More 

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toronto
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Marco and Vincent couldn't have been better hosts. From the most incredible breakfast to helpful tips, and activity planning our stay in CT was wonderful. The B&B is well located and an oasis where we could come back from our busy day and relax. Such a nice addition to our vacation that left us with the desire to return. Close... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Marco was a fantastic host and Vincent cooks a mean breakfast! Villa Belle Ombre (VBO) was a perfect shady spot in a great 'boutique' area of CT away from the hustle and bustle of down town and tourists along the waterfront. Close to little cafes and shops whilst at the foot of Table Mountain, the location of VBO was perfect... More 

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Abidjan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013 via mobile

We came as guests and ...became friends ! Villa Belle Ombre is well located within walking distance of center city The place itself,the rooms and surroundings make you feel at home The breakfast is a must just for the atmosphere not mentioning Marco the owner so helpful when it comes to what, where and how ! Definitely a place where... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

We had a wonderful time at this guest house. The rooms are lovely, breakfasts delicious, and hosts friendly. We enjoy walking and were able to reach most of Cape Town, and also the peak of Table Mountain and Lion's head, on foot from the Villa. They also do a good deal on car hire, which we used to explore the... More 

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Port Gentil, Gabon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

Nice place, Marco has been very hepful and always available for good advices and help in organising our visits and restaurants. Excellent beds and cleanliness. The villa bellombre is a very place where you can organize you trip for visiting Capetown and the arround.

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Oslo, Norway
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2013

Quiet and nice location, and the French owner as well as GM are very pleasant, providing a high Level of individual service. Excellent linen/beds. Small sun-terrace and pool, great for a little dip. Some noise early in the morning though, when the guest house comes "to life".

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Clane, Ireland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2010

We stayed here while visiting cape town. The building does have a certain charm. However our room, although it had a high ceiling, felt very cramped. It was also very stuffy despite the nice win outside. There was no air conditioning, as this was our first time to the Cape, I dont know if this is normal . We did... More 

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