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4 On Varneys

4 Varneys Road | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8005, 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
    5 of 5 stars
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Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

I stayed at 4 on Varneys with 3 friends for a couple of nights in early Dec following a work conference in Cape Town. We wanted to see another area of the city, feel safe in comfortable surroundings and 4 on Varneys hit the spot. We were given a warm welcome by the owners/managers and our rooms were clean, well-equipped,... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

My Tanzanian friend Joel and I stayed for a week in early December. It was exquisite in every way - a former Edwardian mansion with a high-quality contemporary renovation yet entirely empathetic with the original house. These guys have thought of everything - in the renovation, in the high quality and restrained taste of all the new fittings; the intimate... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

I have just returned to Australia after spending 16 nights at 4 on Varneys. I was in the city for work and study purposes, with a bit of sightseeing thrown in. It couldn't have been a better location. My room was simply lovely, I had a desk with good light for work sessions, and the room itself was elegantly decorated... More 

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World Traveller
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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

I stayed at 4 on Varneys for a week in October/November 2014. The accommodation was very clean and the caretakers were ALWAYS helpful. Within walking distance to the V&A Waterfront (safe walk night and day) and in close proximity to lots of restaurants, bars, supermarkets, pharmacies, etc. The property had good security. The WiFi worked well.

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Franktown, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

We stayed at Varneys for a total of thirteen days in September. We were planning to stay at Varneys for five days, go on safari and then had reservations to stay at a different hotel for eight more days when we returned to Capetown. We enjoyed our five day stay at Varneys so much that when returned we cancelled our... More 

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Dover, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We really enjoyed our stay, the staff were great there was a homely atmosphere.Nothing was too much trouble for Terry or Philip. The linen was luxurious and the breakfast was to die for. We will be heading back to Cape town just as soon as I can.

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Cape Town, SA
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We stayed here for a couple of days because we attended a function at Green Point Stadium. We were nicely welcomed and shown around when we arrived. The rooms were comfortable and I was very impressed by the extra effort that goes into making a person feel at home. The area is surprisingly not noisy at all and the guest... More 

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Stellenbosch, South Africa
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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We stayed at this guest house during a convention we attended at Green Point stadium. I selected it based on the short distance to the stadium and it fitted our price range. There was a guy in charge who were very hospitable, helpful and gave great tips. He had quirky sense of humor and we've come to associate him with... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

My travel buddy and I stayed in Feb 2014 and were most impressed. We booked from the reviews we had seen and tripadvisor and we most definitely agree..A great place to stay. Fantastic central location for exploring wonderful Cape Town ( this was our first visit to South Africa). Our hosts Philip, Thierry and Emlyn (Em) were nothing but fabulous.... More 

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Westcliff-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

We found this guesthouse to be very well run, clean, with attention to detail. Loved the breakfast, with croissants to die for. The hosts Thierry and Philip are very informative and made us feel very special. We were very glad we chose 4 on Varneys and we are sure others will too.

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Address: 4 Varneys Road | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 6
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