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4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   1 Montrose Avenue | Oranjezicht, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Peter B Stamford, United Kingdom
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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
  • Cleanliness
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Stamford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed here in March on our first trip to SA. Stewart and his team could not have been more welcoming and helpful. The situation of the property is superb just under Table Mountain and there is a lovely small garden for relaxing and taking breakfast when the weather is fine. It is possible to walk into... More

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Galway, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i stayed for 3 nights in feb, it was really great, better than any hotel. it was the incredible welcome and the help in every way from stewart and beatta, i know the spelling is wrong, but i was glad to be there and found the friendship great.i would recommend to everyone. garry from ireland, ps i hope the happy... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for 2 nights in February. We had a rocky start finding the place but Denise made sure we settled in well and calmed our nerves. The place is amazing. There are so many little details which make the whole experience so personal. Handwritten welcome notes, staff so attentive and helpful and not to forget Stewart's breakfast special and... More

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Somerset
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in Acorn house in January and were delighted by the lovely welcome from Stewart. Our room (also Stewart) was lovely and the breakfasts were fabulous! Stewart went out of way to help us make the most of our 5 night stay and we would have no hesitation in recommending this B & B to anyone.

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Yorkshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

We enjoyed three wonderful nights at Acorn House in January. Beautiful location in the foothills of Table Mountain, very attentive and helpful staff, wonderful breakfast. Wold not hesitate to recommend.

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Kitchener, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

I stayed at Acorn House for 5 days in February 2014 and am so glad that I did! The house is beautiful, the gardens are stunning and the service is better than any 5 star hotel. Beate, Stewart, Denise and all the "Acorns" make you feel truly welcome. Upon arrival over the weekend, Beate settled me in with a refreshing... More

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Midlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

It really fitted the bill. Stewart was enormously helpful and recommended perfect restaurants that really suited us both - a real mixture of Waterfront fun, Sea Point chic and steaks to die for at Nelson's Eye. Our room was a bit noisy but really it was a lovely place to arrive at after a long flight from the UK.

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Brighton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

Me and my girlfriend stayed here in January this year, and the place is beautiful, it's in a great location to get anywhere in Cape Town, we found that the close proximity to bus stop (once you've got a MyCiti pass, which is also walking distance) was ideal, and there's tonnes nearby within walking distance. Everyone is so helpful, and... More

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Swoope, Virginia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

We stayed at the Acorn House for five nights in January. It is beautiful, very clean and very safe. The breakfasts were scrumptious and it is walking distance to the tour bus stops. The best part were the people taking care of our every need. Many thanks to Annali, Stewart and Beate for a wonderful stay. You made us feel... More

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Cape Town
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

Staff went out of their way to help. Our stay was pleasant and the room was great, even if I found the decor a bit dated. However, it did fit in with the country manor atmoshere of the place. Oranjezicht is a great place to stay, especially with the new MyCiti bus routes. On Saturday mornings there's a great neighbourhoods... More

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Also Known As:
Acorn House Cape Town, South Africa
Address: 1 Montrose Avenue | Oranjezicht, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #5 of 223 B&Bs / Inns in Cape Town Central
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Acorn House 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Cape Town at its best! Set on the slopes of Table Mountain, Acorn House offers spectacular mountain, city and harbour views and provides convenient access to Cape Town's numerous places of interest. Stroll through the fragrant garden. Indulge in an opulent breakfast around the pool. Browse the well stocked wine cellar. Simply enjoy the charming house, 100 years old and still fresh. Close to popular restaurants. All tours and transfers arranged with pleasure. Free WiFi. ... more   less 
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