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Soest-Zuid, Utrecht, Netherlands
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We, a family of 5, only spend two nights at Colourful Manor, but we really felt at home. The rooms are spacious and have a wonderful view on False Bay. The sunrise and sunset is really amazing! The location is great to explore the wine are, direction Stellenbosch and Franschoek. But also close to the beach, Cape Town and the... More 

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Hoorn, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

We travelled with two children. We only stayed for 3 nights at colorful Manor but we all wished we could've stayed there longer. The view was amazing. The kids were very fond of the dog. Service was great. The manager advised on were to eat in the neighborhood and were to go on day trips. She also made reservations for... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

It was excellent, just what I needed. The hostess Leonieke was friendly and professional. Beautiful views. I will definitely come again. The photographs speak for themselves , two hundred characters? I don't have much more to say..,lol It was very hot and sunny in Gordons Bay in December / January so pack your sunscreen

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Nijkerk, The Netherlands
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

We spend a total of 2 weeks in Colorful Manor. The first couple of days we spend relaxing at the pool and visit some amazing restaurants. Fully rested we went on to see the Cape Town area, Franschhoek and some highlights of the Garden route such as vineyards etc. Colorful manor was a great basecamp for us, especially because of... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

We were pleasantly surprised at the excellent welcoming and stay at the Colourful Manor lodge in Gordons Bay. The service and friendly owner Paul made our stay homely and peaceful. You MUST book one if their colourful rooms with clean and neat bedding. The views from any room is excellent!!!!!! We will actually rate it 6 stars!!!! Will definitely stay... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016

I booked this hotel for my honeymoon trip to south africa. When I arrived at the lodge, it was not exactly as published on the website. It says 4 star on the website, but I would not advice to believe the ratings as the rooms did not have the air conditioning. It gets really hot in the noon without the... More 

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Vanderbijlpark, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

What a disappointment!!! Website looks fantastic but you very soon on arrival realise you have wasted your money. Rooms are old and dated. Paint peels off in places. No air conditioner, no minibar, no fresh drinking water available in rooms. The little coffee station in your room gives you the idea of being in the army or in boarding school.... More 

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Colourfulmanor, Eigenaar at Colourful Manor, responded to this review

Dear Francoise, Apologize for the disappointment you experienced at Colourful Manor. It appears to me that we did not check your room properly upon your check inn. We gladly offer you a two nights stay free of charge and i personally will overlook that your room is 100% in order. For any next time please let us know your complaints... More 

The Hague, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016

Very friendly, colourful guest house. Friendly staff who are most willing to assist the guest with any question and restaurant reservation. Breakfast choices are sufficient, the beds are suitable for long people (2m+). In all, we had a great time staying in The Colourful Manor

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2016

Very friendly welcome, and excellent service during our stay. The room was spacious but had no windows we could open. However, we could leave the sliding door open a bit and lock it at the same time. The bed(s) were comfortable and the bathroom was fine, except the shower head is so high up that there is a lot of... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016

I booked my room 2.5 months in advance. They deducted the deposit the same day. I arrived to find that my room looked nothing like the photo's they use for marketing. The room was small, poorly furnished, had no air-con or fan, no TV and no fridge and all round very unappealing. The bedroom had no window, only a sliding... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Colourful Manor is beautifully located on the slopes of the Gordons Bay mountains overlooking False Bay, Cape of Good Hope, Table mountain, the Atlantic Ocean, the Hottentot Holland mountains and the vineyards of Vergelegen Wine estate. Modern decorated luxurious rooms with either sea of mountain view. Superb bathrooms, top quality beds and linen. Great service, very personal service and recommendations by the owners and freshest breakfast with Italian coffees. Centrally located for Capetown, Stellenbosch, Franschoek, Hermanus and the winelands. All scenic routes start and stop at Colourful Manor. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Colourful Manor

Address: Sweetwatersroad | Farm 959, Portion 28, Gordon's Bay 7150, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Gordon's Bay
Price Range: $70 - $104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Colourful Manor 3.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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