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28 Rose Street | Bo-Kaap, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa (Schotsche Kloof)
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Ranked #61 of 149 Cape Town Central B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Frankfurt, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A simple, clean and nice Place to stay in Capetown. Very close to the center, walkingdistance to the hotspots. Nice View over the city and mountains. Breakfast could have been a bit better but was o.k.We would come back.

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Rostock, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Flying in to Joburg from Europe perfect place to recover from the 10++ hour flight: shuttle service from airport, great 2nd breakfast, great hospitality, nice rooms, great overall service: next time again!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying at the Rose Lodge for 5 nights. As a B&B that had won the title "winner of excellence" in the past two years I was expecting a better service. Our room number 2 was upstairs, had its own nice bathroom and was perfectly clean. We had our laundry done as the staff agreed to do so after... More

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I am so sorry to hear we did not live up to your expectations. I shall speak to my staff about this. Kind regards, Bruce More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed three nights in Rose Lodge. The service was amazing and Edward, Amanda and Daniel were the most helpful and kind people. The breakfast was exquisite with freshly baked croissants and muffins in plus of all the other things. The location was perfect for all the toursist attractions in Cape Town and the area felt quite safe to walk... More

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Thank you for your glowing review and praising my staff. They will be happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us so much. Kind regards, Amanda, Edward, Daniel, & Bruce More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was so lucky to get the upstairs room in the second property - it comes with a double private roof terrace! The room itself has plenty of storage, as does the bathroom - the shelves are great! TV was minimal, but I guess that can be seen as a hint to go out and explore wonderful Cape Town instead... More

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Camillelachance, Manager at Rose Lodge, responded to this review

We are so happy you enjoyed the accommodation. Thank you for your review. Kind regards, Bruce More

Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rose/Wale Lodge welcomed my doggies and I as if we were old friends! After searching endlessly for pet-friendly accommodation in Cape Town, the helpful and friendly owner and staff have ensconced themselves indelibly in our minds. Beautiful, clean, comfortable suites come highly recommended! Thank you again, Bruce. Our best regards to all concerned.

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Dear Almine, As a dog owner and lover I know how difficult it can be to find accommodation so I was more than happy to help you. I'm glad you felt so comfortable with us and hope you have settled in a home of your own in Cape Town. I look forward to hearing from you and a walk to... More

Pretoria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Three pleasant nights at 22 Rose Street, a clean and neat converted cottage in the Bo-Kaap. Very central and only a few street blocks away from the City and the night life of Long Street and yet the area is quiet. Self service breakfast and an overnight car guard are included. I had the privilege to stay in the top... More

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Camillelachance, Manager at Rose Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Wulf for your review. We also think we have a great location in an historic residential area (the Bo-Kaap) and yet just a few minutes from central Cape Town. We look forward to hosting you again. Kind regards, Bruce More

Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Good location, City centre, close to CAPE TOWN WATER FRONT restaurants, BUSINESS CONVENTION CENTRE AND OFFICES. CLEAN BED ROOM, BATH ROOM AND KITCHEN. Difficult to find parking space during the day, after 6 PM is not problem.

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Thank you for taking the time to review us. Kind regards, Bruce More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Stayed here 6-9 April. The accommodation is relatively simple but charming, clean and well kept. The king size bed was extremely comfortable and air con available. Breakfast included toast, cereals, filter coffee, muffins, boiled egg, oj. The lady looking after us at breakfast (Amanda, if I remember rightly) was very friendly and helpful, and also sorted us out with a... More

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Thank you for taking the time to review us. Kind regards, Bruce More

Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

I thoroughly enjoyed my stay at Rose Lodge. I am a middle aged South African Woman and was spending the weekend alone in Cape Town and due to the fact that I had no transport, I opted to stay in the city - close to all the attractions. I loved the atmosphere in the Bo-Kaap area and really enjoyed experiencing... More

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Thank you so much Tracey. We are happy that you enjoyed your Bo-Kaap stay and look forward to seeing you again ! Regards, Bruce and the Rose Lodge team More

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Address: 28 Rose Street | Bo-Kaap, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central > Schotsche Kloof
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Rose Lodge, 22 on Rose and Wale Lodge are located in Rose and Wale Street in the colorful historic Muslim Malay Quarter (Bo-Kaap) of Cape Town. It is only a 5 minute walk from downtown CT or the trendy De Waterkant Village (cafes, restaurants, bars & clubs), and within walking distance of Cape Town International Convention Centre, and the V&A Waterfront. All rooms are en-suite with shower (bath) & toilet, TV, safe, air-conditioning, heating, and coffee & tea facilities.The rooms in these old "Malay" houses are not big, but they are all en-suite, with TVs, safes, air-conditioning and heating. Coffee & tea facilities are available in the kitchens and free wifi in the communal areas. We provide a laundry service if required and can arrange your transfers or tours. We are a non-smoking guesthouse and are dog friendly. A substantial continental self-serve buffet breakfast is provided.English, German, and French are spoken. ... more   less 
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