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Cactusberry Lodge

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Bredastreet 30 | Oranjezicht, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa (City Bowl)
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Cactusberry Lodge
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After initially being a little bit sceptical of the very high ratings prior to my departure for Cactusberry, I can say with hand on heart that everything you read on TripAdvisor is warranted and worthy of the praise they receive. We stayed at Cactusberry for four days prior to commencing a 2 week tour of the Garden Route, before returning... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Everything about staying here was exemplary. The owner, Barbara, and all her staff could not have been more helpful and informative, including booking our trip to Robben Island for us. The location is great, within walking distance of the centre, but very peaceful at night. Our room was superb as was eating wonderful breakfasts outside in the lovely surroundings.

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Castro Valley
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

Barbara provide quick, friendly service by email and on the phone in making plans to stay there. While it did not work out because of personal physical difficult requiring a place closer to the center of town, I know we would have enjoyed it. I felt bad taking up her time in planning and not flowing through with it. Her... More

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25 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

We had a fantastic stay here. A beautiful, secure property, very well located just off Long and Kloof streets, with secure car parking. Our room was wonderful. Airy and bright, with its own balcony. Great, powerful shower and a well stocked honesty bar. Barbara (the owner) is incredibly helpful indeed and very friendly. Breakfasts were amazing. You won't regret booking... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

Our first trip to Cape Town. Nice B & B, easy to find from the airport, chilled atmosphere, interesting décor, fab breakfasts, friendly staff, very secure. Barbara very helpful in planning time in Cape Town

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7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013

In our first trip to Cape Town we spent the first two nights at Cactusberry before heading down to the cape. Too bad we couldn't stay longer. Barbara was just a perfect host. Our room was big and breakfast great.

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43 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2013

Stayed here for 3 nights during our South African trip after several days on the garden route. We had a room upstairs that overlooked the street with a large bed. This place feels very secure with a gate to the parking lot, and security door on the front. The keys are all color coded very well so you know which... More

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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013

We stayed this year the second time in the Cactusberry Lodge and it was great again. The Lodge is situated in Breda Streed in the Oraniezicht, e quiet place in Cape Town. You can walk to the Waterfront oder to the Lionshead and Tablemountain. The service is great, the personnel is really friendly and helpful - all the persons work... More

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Cape town
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013

Breakfast at Cactusberry Lodge is a sensation of tastes, textures and color. Dishes have been designed and created by Owner/manager Barbara - a great hostess with a well trained and very pleasant staff. Cleanliness and order are clearly very important, atmosphere is relaxed. Highly recommended !

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Ashland, Ohio
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2012

We spent four nights at this bed & breakfast in August 2012. Since it was wintertime in Cape Town we were upgraded to a room which was very spacious and quiet. The location was great and we were able to walk to the city center with no problem. The owner (Barbara) was incredibly helpful in helping us plan our time... More

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Also Known As:
Cactusberry Lodge Cape Town, South Africa
Address: Bredastreet 30 | Oranjezicht, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central > City Bowl , Oranjezicht
Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #28 of 223 B&Bs / Inns in Cape Town Central
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Cactusberry Lodge 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
We are a 3 Star guesthouse, quietly but centrally situated in leafy Oranjezicht, 200m from the Gardens Shopping Centre and 10-15 mins walk to Green Market Sq, Long Str. and the CBD. All our rooms are en suite with fans/heating, coffee/tea facilities, fridges, some with kitchnette or private patio. We also have off-street parking. ... more   less 

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