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Villa Coloniale

5.0 of 5 Guest house   |   11 Willow Road, Constantia 7800, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014
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Mirfield, United Kingdom
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112 reviews 112 reviews
50 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

This is our 8th visit to Villa Coloniale and it is always the same, Wonderful. The suites are well equipped and comfortable. All different but stylish with all amenities. The gardens are beautiful, The pool is clean and refreshing. Breakfast is served in the garden, unless it looks like rain. The owners Cornelia and Raymond are a delight and do... More

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Biel, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

We spent a wonderful time for 7 nights in the Villa Coloniale. Cornelia and Raymond are very pleasent hosts and helpful in any cases and gave us useful recommendations! Our room was tastefully decorated and we felt very comfortable. We enjoyed also the excellent breakfast in the beautyful garden, which invites you to linger. Villa Coloniale is also a perfect... More

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Mechelen, Belgium
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

The first impression of Villa Coloniale is very charming when you drive in from the street. The garden is very lush and the white colonial style building fits very well in. Unfortunately this so called paradise in paradise does not meet the expectations that one has when staying at a 5 star guesthouse. We stayed for 12 nights at the... More

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benoitCapeTown, Owner at Villa Coloniale, responded to this review

Constantia, 3rd April 2013 Hello dear Guest When you left our Villa on the 13th of January we said good by after 12 days to each other and you told us that you and your wife had a wonderful stay with us and enjoyed the time in Villa Coloniale. You offered a generous tip for the staff, which means to... More

Hampshire, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2013

We stayed here for three weeks and during that whole time didn´t have a single thing to complain about. That must be a record! The guesthouse is beautiful and Raymond and Cornelia are wonderful hosts. Breakfast in the garden is a delight. We would thoroughly recommend Villa Coloniale to anyone wanting to stay in the area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

We stayed with Raymond and Cornelia for just over two weeks whilst visiting family and friends in Cape Town. My future in-laws are from Germany and really enjoyed the European touch and language proficiency of our hosts. Their service is immaculate and they won't hesitate to go the extra mile to help out. I got engaged on this trip and... More

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Stekene, Belgium
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42 reviews 42 reviews
20 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

Owners, Raymond and Cornelia, are special people. Our flight from Amsterdam was delayed by 2 hours, meaning that we arrived at Villa Coloniale at about midnight. I had called Raymond from Amsterdam to warn him... no problem, he said, and graciously met us, and showed us our suite, at midnight. It was a great place to start our working holiday... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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52 reviews 52 reviews
19 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2012

Raymond and Cornelia, the owners of this property redefine what "can do" means. They also understand what customer focus is. The property is everything they say it is. Peaceful, safe and beautiful. This would also explain why the bird life is so abundant in the property. This was our first time and most certainly our choice for future stays in... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2012

We stayed here on the recommendation of a friend, and we couldn't have been more pleased with our choice. Villa Coloniale offers 10 villas / B & B's that are located on a beautiful private house. Our car was safe as was the house itself. The villa we stayed in was beautifully and tastefully decorated and we were so comfortable... More

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Mirfield, United Kingdom
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112 reviews 112 reviews
50 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2012

This was our 7th visit to Villa Coloniale our 5th with the present owners. The guest house is set in beautiful gardens, has a lovely salt water pool and lovely rooms. The rooms are all large, some are suites, beautifully decorated and equiped. All the rooms have a private outside seating area with chairs and table for outside drinks. The... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2012

We have stayed at Villa Coloniale twice now (in Dec 2010 and Dec 2011) and consider this the perfect home away from home in Cape Town. Raymond and Cornelia are perfect hosts and the rooms are beautiful. No other b&b comes close to Villa Coloniale.

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Address: 11 Willow Road, Constantia 7800, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Constantia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Villa Coloniale 5*
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Villa Coloniale, a luxury 5 star all suite guest house in the heard of the Constantia valley offers elegance, tranquility and the almost privacy“Every stranger who arrives at the Cape…makes a point of visiting the Village of Constantia and those famous wine plantations; for these with the Table Mountain are looked upon as the great and first objects of curiosity at the Cape” (Robert Percival, English officer arriving in the Cape in 1796)Where dreams come true….Welcome to Villa Coloniale a luxury 5 star all suite guest house nestled in peaceful, rural Constantia in beautiful Cape Town. The moment you walk in you feel the atmosphere of peace and serenity Villa Coloniale provides a tranquil environment in which to relax. Set in a magnificent, romantic garden with a willow-lined stream flowing through it, the suites are housed in a charming, historical colonial building, and they have been refurbished tastefully with love and attention to detail. All guest suites have their own entrance and are spacious, consisting of a large living-, bed- and en-suite bathroom with separate shower and a private terrace. They are light and airy; each suite is decorated individually and in the colonial style, creating a delightful and elegant ambience. All units have the following amenities: Telephone, colour DSTV, wireless Internet, hairdryer, heater, safe, finest linen and towels, quality bathrobes, extra towels at the pool, tee/coffee tray, international plug adapters and mini-fridge.Villa Coloniale is the perfect base to discover the Cape Peninsula The most well-known and historic wine farms of Buitenverwachting, Groot Constantia, Klein Constantia, Steenberg and Uitsig and some of the country’s finest restaurants are in walking distance. Minutes to some of the SA famous golf courses. Villa Coloniale is the ideal location from where to visit the best of the Cape Peninsula has to offer: the lively City of Cape Town, V&A Waterfront, the Ferry to Robben Island, Table Mountain, Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, the famous white sandy beaches of False Bay or the West Coast, Chapman’s Peak and Cape Peninsula National Park are within easy driving distance. Cape of Good Hope and Cape Point is not more than an hour drive. We have much to offer our guests…. A full delicious breakfast is served in the garden under the willow trees, on the veranda or in the suites at the guest’s convenience. Than enjoy tranquility, privacy and security in a splendid and magnificent surrounding with its large salt water swimming pool and its own chipping-/putting green. Snacks and drinks are served throughout the day and the weekly dinner parties are famous.An excellent service and the personal engagement of the owners are creating an atmosphere of harmony and charm. ... more   less 
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