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Our private full day and half day tours are highly flexible and personalised according to the preferences of our guests. Our prices are competitive but does not translate into a lower standard of service. We are both university graduates and we have...more
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18 Pondicherry Avenue, Cape Town Central 7806, South Africa
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Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

During our visit to Cape Town we we fortunate to have Charl take us on two tours; the Peninsula tour and the West Coast tour. He was punctual, reliable, professional, knowledgeable and very informative. He picked us up at our hotel in a very comfortable...More

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Reviewed February 24, 2018

We want to thank you for 2 days of amazing tours. Your kindness, thoughtfullness, consideration of our wishes plus the current and historical information you imparted are so appreciated. We will not forget the time spent with you. Hope to see you again in the...More

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Charl_and_Erna, Owner at Cape Town Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 27, 2018

Dear Pierre and Michele Thank you so much for your kind words. We are pleased that you found our tours enjoyable and meaningful and would like to also thank you for your interesting conversations during the two days we spent sightseeing.We wish you many happy...More

Reviewed January 21, 2018

My daughter and I are from Chicago, Illinois, USA and were visiting Johannesburg, South Africa. Many people were saying "you have to go to Cape Town". So at the last minute we booked a flight. Reached out to a couple of companies to see if...More

Thank Gloria D
Charl_and_Erna, Owner at Cape Town Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 10, 2018

Dear Gloria and Patrice Thank you so much for taking the time to write these kind words, which I appreciate so very much. It was a pleasure to meet you both and it was a joy to share the beauty of our environment with you....More

Reviewed January 5, 2018

I am a solo traveler from Singapore. I visited South Africa during April 2017. The owner of the guest house recommended me Eddie for airport pick-up and sightseeing in and around Cape Town. EI would highly recommend anyone for Eddie's services - airport pick-up, day...More

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Charl_and_Erna, Owner at Cape Town Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 15, 2018

We are a 21 year old business operating under the name Cape Town Private Tours. We concentrate on an exclusive discerning market. Chelseacabs has never been part of our business and we have never taken a certain Balinyoman on tour. There seem to be a...More

Reviewed June 30, 2017

We have just returned from a 25th wedding anniversary holiday in South Africa. We spent a week in Cape Town and prior to leaving we took a friends advice and decided to book a private guide for three days of our stay in Cape Town....More

Thank Des O
Charl_and_Erna, Owner at Cape Town Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2017

What a privilege to take people such as these on tour. I can assure you that the enjoyment from the tours was 100% reciprocal in all respects. I could certainly not have wished for any better guests.

Reviewed June 23, 2017

Contacted Charl and Erna only a couple days before our arrival to Cape Town. They were very flexible and offered a very good plan with a several options for the tours. Charl picked up our family of four from our hotel and took us on...More

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Charl_and_Erna, Owner at Cape Town Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2017

What can I say to this? "Thank you very much" will have to do. Spending two days with a lovely family like this can really not be work but fortunately for me that is what it is called. It was really a great pleasure and...More

Reviewed April 30, 2017

We were lucky enough to book Charl for a full day of wine and food in the surrounding Cape Town areas. He arrived promptly and we were pleased to be touring the countryside in his immaculate Mercedes. Far better than trying to Uber around from...More

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CharlandErna, Owner at Cape Town Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2017

Thank you for a great review. Spending a day in your company was an absolute delight.

Reviewed February 16, 2017 via mobile

The tour itself was great, it was the first time from Cape Town that I actually felt like I was in Africa. Nice lodge (although approx 45 mins from invedoorn on google maps if it gives you an address of Ceres) food was delicious, environment...More

Thank Tanya D
Reviewed November 9, 2016

We booked in advance for 2 days of touring with Charl, who picked us up each day from our hotel. One of us has mobility issues at present, and Charl had taken that into account completely, and ensured that this did not stop us from...More

Thank Gill S
CharlandErna, Owner at Cape Town Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 11, 2016

As always I enjoyed the two days with these wonderful clients just as much as they did. It is so rewarding to have a job like this that I almost feel guilty to take money for it.

Reviewed October 29, 2016

We booked 3 weeks in advance for two day long tours. We received a clear email confirmation of a 9am pick up from our hotel - and they never turned up! On phoning the contact number they initially denied the booking. Then said they had...More

Thank Tom T
CharlandErna, Owner at Cape Town Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2016

Once again we would like to sincerely apologise to this guest for a very unfortunate mistake from our side. This has never happened to us before and we will certainly do everything in our power to avoid it ever happening again. We understood the guest's...More

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