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4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   8 Bridle Road | Oranjezicht, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Ranked #2 of 103 Hotels in Cape Town Central
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
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Toronto
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32 reviews 32 reviews
17 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We spent one night at MannaBay during September 2014. This is a small, intimate boutique hotel with excellent and friendly staff. The hotel has a driver that can take guests to points in the city which is so convenient. They also lend guests gps for easy orientation while exploring. They provide free wifi and laundry service which is fantastic if... More

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Richard31CapeTown, General Manager at MannaBay, responded to this review

Dear Paul & Rachelle, Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review. We appreciate your feedback and hope to see you again at MannaBay sometime soon. Kind regards, Mitch More

San Francisco
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We went to Capetown in May this year and had the privilege of staying at Mannabay. My agent at RhinoAfrica assured me I would not be disappointed. I had done my due diligence and looked at several hotels in various locations around Capetown. I am so happy I followed Renee's advice-it has been the nicest hotel I have ever stayed... More

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Richard31CapeTown, General Manager at MannaBay, responded to this review

Dear Jen, Thank you for this incredible review. Such a compliment! We will be sure to save a special little place for your ashes, but till then, please come and visit some more. Kind regards, Mitch More

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

.....merely glance upward as you enter the gate of this hi-luxe boutique Hotel and you will marvel at the view....jaw-dropping!! Once out of your car, your are immediately cared for by Manager Mitch and his ever-attentive Staff. 24-hour service, in elegant surroundings, is their standard, and no one disappoints!! From early morning to late evening, the Staff attends to any... More

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MannabayManagement, General Manager at MannaBay, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this glowing review. We are s o pleased to here that you enjoyed your stay with us. we look forward to welcoming you back some time in the future. Kind regards, Mitch More

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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22 reviews 22 reviews
22 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I were in Cape Town in October 2014, The hotel is fantastic. The staff were friendly, the food was out of this world and our room was first class. no words we were having a dam good time and it was the best honeymoon ever! just outa the world

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MannabayManagement, General Manager at MannaBay, responded to this review

Dear Rajesh, We are thrilled to hear that we helped make your honeymoon an 'out of this world' experience. We hope to see you back every year for the anniversary. Kind regards, Mitch More

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a one night stay at this FABULOUS little boutique hotel. Glorious spacious room facing the mountain, how wonderful waking up to that view!! Staff all absolutely lovely and the breakfast was sublime. Had a wonderful dinner that eve in CT and enjoyed being shuttled around like royalty. Highly recommended if you love exclusive luxury!

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MannabayManagement, General Manager at MannaBay, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. So pleased to hear that you felt like royalty - mission accomplished! We hope to see you back sometime soon, but next time for more than just one night. Kind regards, Mitch More

Swellendam, South Africa
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37 reviews 37 reviews
16 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed (alone unfortunately) for a night in August for a conference. It's the first time I've stayed since they've moved to their new (breathtaking) location and it is faultless, spectacular, stunningly beautiful, warm, delicious, luxurious and comfortable. Manna Bay has managed to achieve that precipitous balance between relaxed homely comfort, exceptional service and professionalism. Every little luxury and assistance... More

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MannabayManagement, General Manager at MannaBay, responded to this review

Dear Alison, Thank you for taking the time to write this fantastic review. We hope that you come and visit us again sometime soon, but this time with a loved one, so that you can share the experience with someone. Warm regards, Mitch More

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were greeted by the always assisting, forever friendly and super efficient staff and then cheered by the breathtaking views of this vibrant city which is Cape Town. Food is fantastic!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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MannabayManagement, General Manager at MannaBay, responded to this review

Dear Camilla, So pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Beyond the breathtaking views and delicious food, we are the most proud of our team. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind regards, Mitch More

London, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
16 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

This place was amazing. It's already got fantastic reviews so I will tell you what made a difference to us. - it was our honey moon so they upgraded us for free and also produced a personalised plan of activities/ dinner options for our 5 day stay. - on 2 nights we had a couple of beers in the bar... More

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MannabayManagement, Manager at MannaBay, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful feedback. We are happy you enjoyed your complimentary upgrade - the only way to celebrate your honeymoon in style is in our Versailles suite right ? MannaBay does benefit from fantastic city views as well as Table Mountain being on our doorstep. MannaBay staff are passionate in ensuring you experience Cape Town to the fullest... More

London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Really enjoyed our stay here for 2 nights last October. Lovely room and absolutely faultless service. Thank you. The afternoon teas were such a nice touch and breakfast was lovely. I would definitely stay here again.

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MannabayManagement, Manager at MannaBay, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback - we are thrilled you enjoyed your stay at MannaBay. The MannaBay team thrives on exceptional service and guest experience. Warm regards, Justine and the MannaBay team More

Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

I had high expectations for my stay at MannaBay and somehow they still blew me away. The hotel itself is absolutely beautiful with unique decor that manages to be both contemporary and grand while still being comfortable and warm. It's located on the highest road on the side of Table Mountain granting an incredible view of the Mountain and the... More

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MannabayManagement, Manager at MannaBay, responded to this review

Thank you for taking your time and giving us your feedback on your recent stay in our Versailles Suite. The Suite does benefit from 360 degree views of Cape Town and our Table Mountain National park including Lions Head and Signal Hill. We are thrilled you enjoyed your spoils and our breakfast and daily high teas were top notch. Our... More

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Address: 8 Bridle Road | Oranjezicht, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — MannaBay 4.5*
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