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Windermere Quinns Holiday Home

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3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   198 Lourensford Road | Land en Zeezicht, Somerset West 7130, South Africa
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Windermere Quinns Holiday Home
Ranked #18 of 70 Somerset West B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Geneva, Switzerland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Why look elsewhere when everything you could possibly need on a holiday is in just one spot?! My 3rd stay at Quinns, S.S.W. and it's like going back home to family, don't want to go anywhere else! Very well situated, close to some of the beautifulest sites, safe and accessible. Rooms are neat and cosy and of different sizes with... More

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Sylvia Q, Owner at Windermere Quinns Holiday Home, responded to this review

Dear Jackie thanks so much for your very warm Review. Ist always a plesure having you in our guest house with friends or Family. We love to help and we also enjoy every time you are here. looking Forward to welcome you the next time. Lots of greetings Sylvia & Dieter More

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

We've stayed at Quinns 2 years in a row when our son has done the Cape Epic and will most certainly go back. Cannot be beaten for value for money and absolute service. Sylvia really tries and succeeds in making everyone feel welcome. She went out of her way to accommodate last minute guests for us this year and we... More

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Sylvia Q, Owner at Windermere Quinns Holiday Home, responded to this review

Thanks Theresa it is always a pleasure to accommodate you and your son and all of you. We are happy when you are happy. We try to help if possible we do what we can. Hope to see you next year again. Sylvia & Dieter More

Bloemfontein
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

I was in Somerset West on business and my stay at Quinns was wonderful. The place is nice and tranquil. I was most productive as a result. My host were also very friendly and helpful all the time. I would definitely consider sleeping there again. Did I mention the safety of the place?

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Sylvia Q, Owner at Windermere Quinns Holiday Home, responded to this review

Dear Mzwandile thanks a lot for the nice review. It is always a plesure to accommodat you. So we love to here you enjoed the stay and hopefully we see you again or other friends of you. So far we wish you all the best. Lovely greetings from Somerset West Sylvia & Dieter More

Westerbroek, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013

When we became grandparents of our grandson who was born in Capetown, we planned to go for one month to South Africa. For us it was stressfull to surf on Internet to look for a good place to stay. From the first contact with Sylvia and Dieter we felt safe and at home. It was possible to make good arrangements.... More

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Sylvia Q, Owner at Windermere Quinns Holiday Home, responded to this review

Hi Grandma & Grandpa in Holland, thanks a lot for this nice words it is always a plesure. As long you had a good time - we are happy too. We loved your family as well the small little boy having here with us. Hope the time will be soon see you both again ? Lovely greetings from South Africa... More

Geneva, Switzerland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2012

Thanks to the great welcoming and attention of owners Sylvia and Dieter and the comforts of their Bed&Breakfast, why look elsewhere, when you got it all here?! Breakfasts are good and hearty and well presented, breakfast room nice place to meet other guests and mingle. The location is ideal and safe for all the interesting sites there are to visit... More

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Blanco, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012

this is the 2nd time this year that we visited Quinns Holiday Home, the neat, quiet little corner close to everything is the best place to stay ever. The breakfast has everything you would like, from different cheeses, breads, fresh fruit, you name it, it's available and we could even order supper, the perfect German feast. We will definitely go... More

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Mossel Bay, Western Cape, South Africa
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2012

We had a good nights rest in a spacious room. Good value for money and very friendly owner. Breakfast was great and we appreciated the attention to detail and service. Definate must stay for nest time.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2012 via mobile

Everything was comfortable,spacious and felt like home.From the warm welcome from the owner to the delicious breakfast in the morning was very much appreciated, will definitely recommend this guest house to anyone!Thank you for the lovely stay!

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Leusden
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2012

A very nice place to stay, close to the beautiful wineyards (around the corner). Sylvia and Dieter are good hosts and very helpfull. Windermere has a nice swimmingpool and the breakfast is excellent.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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8 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2011

My recent visit and stay to S.A. and at the "Windermere/Quinns Holiday" S.S.W. have proved to be well worth the wait! Stylish and comfortable rooms for a good nights sleep, scrumptious breakfasts every morning for a great start of the day and wellness treatments won me over completely! Great location for sightseers and golfers alike with the very warm welcoming... More

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Address: 198 Lourensford Road | Land en Zeezicht, Somerset West 7130, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Somerset West
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Windermere Quinns Holiday Home 3*
Also Known As:
Windermere Quinns Holiday Home Somerset West, South Africa - Cape Town

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A very warm welcome from Windermere/ Quinns Holiday HomeOur Guesthouse is idyllically situated in the quite and beautiful town of Somerset West. Cape Town, V&A Waterfront and Table Mountain is only a 40 min drive from Somerset West. Cape Town Airport can be reached by car in approximately 30 minutes.In near proximity you also have white beaches, 4 fantastic Golf Courses in Somerset West and more very close, the Winelands with lots of Winefarms are nearby. Not to forget good shopping opportunities and excellent Restaurants are around. You can go to a Game drive - only a 2 hour drive.All rooms have access to the sparkling pool, are equipped with television, heater, fan, hair dryer and electric kettle for your choice of either tea or coffee. In some rooms you can find a small kitchen or kitchenette for light self catering. The sunny lounge as well the breakfast area offers a direct view of the solar heated salt water pool. The Guesthouse is running by German Hosts Sylvia & Dieter ... more   less 
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