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Dunkley House

3B Gordon Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Ranked #71 of 164 Cape Town Central B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

A wonderful 2 days in "old" Cape Town, enjoying the amazing history, starting with Dunkley House. Excellent service, excellent location. Lovely modern rooms with all amenities, and a breakfast to start the day on the right foot.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

my say at your plae was very comfortable and warm. The staff were warm and kind. Ireally appreciate all from reception, food services and house keeping. It was really a pleasure to stay at your guesthouse. Thank you all

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

We were in the 'family' apartment. Comfortable, but décor and furniture looking a bit tired. However, the staff was fantastic- friendly, responsive, welcoming. There was a storm which broke a window in our daughter's room- I was amazed they were able to get it fixed that day! Great breakfasts. Excellent location.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

We enjoyed our stay. The service from the staff was excellent. The room was beautiful and spacious. Liked everything. The shuttle driver also was very helpful and nice. The breakfast was nice. I would definitely recommend this place to family and friends.

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Hannover, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

thanx for a nice stay in capetown. the room was great, the staff really friendly and the breakfast really good. there were lots of parking spaces close to the B&B. and it was close to the AUBERGINE!!! wonderful!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Our 7th stay here and it's like coming back home each year. A warm and generous welcome from all the staff. Wonderful breakfasts cooked by Eunice who really pampered us. A little disappointment was that there was no dry white wine in the honesty fridge and none appeared whilst we were there for our 3 nights. This has never been... More 

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Cape Town
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Was not what I expected from the webpage images. Rooms need some TLC and maintenance. Food (Breakfast) was good and kitchen staff very friendly. Parking is a big issue as you have to park in the road and sometimes even around the corner and walk to guest house. This was not fun at 1 in the morning.TV channels very limited.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

A quiet, nice place near the center of town. The rooms are welcoming (great bathroom) and breakfast is good. It is on a side street and so it can feel somewhat isolated, and there isn't a stream of activity or staff around. The staff are friendly but overall service is average. However, for a short stay in the center of... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

The location is ideal for walking to the city but not in the thick of it - set back in a quiet residential street. Rooms are small but well equipped, clean and comfortable. Front staff were very friendly and helpful, more akin to family bed and breakfast than a hotel! Breakfast was included both hot and cold and this was... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Guesthouse with great rooms close to town center and nevertheless quiet located. Small pool, very good breakfast, helpfull staff, good money value. Tip: Don't miss a visit in the Aubergine Restaurant nearby.

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