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4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   12 Invermark Crescent | Higgovale, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Ranked #15 of 104 Hotels in Cape Town Central
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    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
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We got upgraded as soon as we arrived to the hotel. We fell in love with the outdoor shower and only used our own once in a whole week. I can really recommend this hotel although it doesnt serve any foods or coffee! You can make ur own things in your own kitchenett. Erik & Michaela

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Warsaw, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed there for a couple of nights and we loved the place. Located in a quiet district, the house is hidden in the trees. Rooms are situated on a different levels of the garden ( a slope ). Rooms are large and nicely decorated. I could not think of a better place to stay in Cape Town.

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is THE place to stay in Cape Town: A beautiful, park like garden with some little romantic houses for a few guest rooms, there is a small pool as well, enough to plunge in in the heat of the day. That quiet and green hideaway is only five minutes from the hustle and bustle of the City Bowl with... More 

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a lovely place to stay. Elegant and comfortable, well appointed rooms and quiet shady verandas. Somewhere to unwind and relax with a good book and/or a glass of something cold. Much pleasanter than the busy waterfront. Exceptionally friendly and helpful people. Easy access to the mountain and beaches, but you do need a car.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family and I stayed here for five days over Christmas. I would thoroughly recommend Alta Bay. It is quiet, relaxing, clean and comfortable. If you want four star accommodation and are happy to cater for yourself then it is a great place to stay.The staff are very helpful and friendly. As long as you have a car, the location... More 

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We stayed at Alta Bay for 5 nights over the New Year period. Our room was a comfortable standard room in the bottom garden. It was convenient to have a bar fridge as we could stock up our drinks and fruit for the whole stay. We enjoyed the very quiet, pleasant and beautiful garden and were never disturbed by anybody.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I recently stayed at Alta Bay for 4 nights, which is situated high above Cape Town on the hills of Table Mountain. It is perfectly located between Camps Bay & downtown. The views of the city were spectacular from my room's veranda. A short 60 second walk down the street provided fantastic photographic views of Table Mountain. Bruno, the manager,... More 

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Last month, I stayed for 5 nights in Alta Bay guesthouse. It is a lovely place, set in a tranquil garden with a great view over the city centre and the bay. The room was large and very clean and especially the service was great. Bruno was very friendly, helpful and flexible, always trying to optimize the comfort of my... More 

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Gauteng, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

We stayed with friends at Alta Bay for 4 nights. It is made up of 1 main Tuscan house and 2 extra buildings to form one large property on many different levels. On arrival, we were welcomed by the manager Bruno. He gave us a detailed tour of the property. He also helped us carry our suitcases down the many... More 

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Hout Bay, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Perfectly located in the Higgovale area you will be in the best Cape Town area. From this place you can reach easily and quickly the city center, the table mountain, the Waterfront, clifton, We did spend few days in this luxury "Toscane" guesthouse and we enjoyed the Bay Suite with a 180° view on the city, the bay of Cape... More 

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Address: 12 Invermark Crescent | Higgovale, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Alta Bay 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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Also Known As:
Alta Bay Cape Town, South Africa
Alta Bay Hotel Cape Town
Hotel Style:
#9 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#15 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#17 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#29 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central

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