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3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   30 Upper Orange Street | Oranjezicht, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa (City Bowl)
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

In Cape Town, we started our holiday in Lezard Bleu. This was really exellent. Nice spacious rooms, Table Mountain and nice decor. The welcome is very warm and you are getting good help. The breakfast is really Super! very large selection and super tasty. Chris has also recommended us some good resaurants which were also very good, overall a great... More

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Luxembourg
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13 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

We booked this B&B upon two recommendations of friends who stayed here a while ago and we were glad we did. From the moment you walk onto the premises who actually feel welcome and get the impression (even on a first visit) that you are more than a special guest but part of the family. According to our friends, the... More

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Herbergsvater, Owner at Lezard Bleu, responded to this review

I am deeply impressed by your write up and scoring, thank you so very much, we shall strive to keep the standards and to have the TreeRoom available for you next time you come around... All good wishes More

Stuttgart, Germany
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17 reviews 17 reviews
16 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

Everything about the guesthouse is fantastic - the decor, the pool and garden, the view, location, delicious breakfast etc. but what makes it extra special are the owners. Chris and Nikki, as well as Lizzie and all the others, were so welcoming, friendly, interested in their guests and willing to help. It's a lovely atmosphere. We got married in Cape... More

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Herbergsvater, Owner at Lezard Bleu, responded to this review

This is zoo sweet, dear Hannah, and unexpected... many, many thanks and for both of you the very best and wonderful years together - hopefully with a return at one of your many anniversaries - Keep well, keep happy ! More

Midlands
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

Close to the city and with Table Mountain framing this well tended family guest house you are welcomed by Chris and Nikki into a friendly family atmosphere. Staff are so nice and obliging. Wonderful little pool in a beautiful garden setting. The breakfasts are magnificent, everything is so laid back, even to the point of helping yourself to the drinks... More

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Herbergsvater, Manager at Lezard Bleu, responded to this review

Many thanks for your great words and positive rating, warm greetings and all good wishes not just from the dogs ! More

Maputo, Mozambique
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

We stayed for 6 nights in Jan 2014 with my two little girls and my parents, and all 6 of us enjoyed Lezard Bleu very much. Chris and Nikki were both very friendly and helpful, and other staff especially Lizzie who couldn't do enough to help. Our family room on the lower floor was great and it seems all rooms... More

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Herbergsvater, Owner at Lezard Bleu, responded to this review

Many thanks, David, it would be wonderful to having you back here one day. All the best in the meantime More

Auckland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014 via mobile

This is a beautiful guest house, great pool and gardens with views up to table mountain. The room was nice and clean with a good ensuite. The owners were incredibly helpful and lovely. Delicious breakfast included. Location is in a very nice suburb, it felt like a very safe area which was something that was important to us. It is... More

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Herbergsvater, Owner at Lezard Bleu, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words and generous rating ! With warm greetings from one world metropolis to the other, from one continent to the other, while wishing you the very best , keep well. More

Meerbusch, Germany
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

Returning to Lezard Bleu Guest House feels like coming back home to good friends in one of our favorite cities. We love the family feeling and Chris and Niki are fantastic hosts. Lizy, who runs much of the house during the day, is a real friend who will go out of her way make your day great. Yes, we are... More

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Herbergsvater, Owner at Lezard Bleu, responded to this review

Many thanks for this jewel of a Christmas present... and for you happy Post-Christmas and a great start into a splendid 2014 ! Stay well, stay healthy and Cheers to another stay in Cape Town in the not too distant future. More

Rüsselsheim
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013 via mobile

Thanks to the whole team of Lezard Bleu - including all dogs and cats! We always love staying here and its because of the friendliness the whole team demonstrates that its feels like a home away from home! We will be back soon!!!

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Herbergsvater, Owner at Lezard Bleu, responded to this review

Thank you so much, both of you, it was wonderful having you back for a few days... hopefully in the near future again ! All the best More

Mechelen, Belgium
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

From are 15 nights in South-Africa : this was the least ! The location was not zo good :far away from everything : there is no reason to stay there. The house is not cozy, not tastefull not beautifull. The room was ok, but not cozy. There are always 3 dogs , also on your breakfast-table! The lady of the... More

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Hans-Christoph N, Owner at Lezard Bleu, responded to this review

Dear Mr/Ms Schoof, many thanks for the honest review. Terribly sorry that your expectations in our house were not fulfilled. Unfortunately you hit the one night we could not be around and at your service. However, it is by now a global norm to refrain from calling any service personnel a "maid" or a "boy". This is a bit last... More

Willowmore, South Africa
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

Thank you dear Niki and Chris and extended family !! ---- for a wonderful 4 nights spent in your Tree House which we enjoyed so much. Lezard Bleu is definatley to be recommended, especially the Tree House room ---- so close to town and yet so far away it seemed to us, looking onto the massive Palm trunks and into... More

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Herbergsvater, Owner at Lezard Bleu, responded to this review

How sweet, thanks a million for your words and we are looking forward to seeing you again soon, here, in The Old Jail or somewhere new... all good wishes in the meantime More

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Additional Information about Lezard Bleu

Also Known As:
Lezard Bleu Cape Town, South Africa
Address: 30 Upper Orange Street | Oranjezicht, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central > City Bowl , Oranjezicht
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #18 of 223 B&Bs / Inns in Cape Town Central
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Lezard Bleu 3*
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