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Royston, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were only staying at the B&B for one night but Carola and her husband could not have been more accommodating. The guesthouse is set in wonderful gardens and they were happy for us to sit there and enjoy our morning coffee by the pool with no hurry for us to leave. The breakfast was really good with a good... More 

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Carola V, Eigenaar at Wind-Rose Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Nick, Thank you so much for your very nice review. It was lovely having you here and it was too short. Please come back soon and stay longer next time :-) Warm regards, Peter & Carola More 

Pretoria, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently had a trip to Cape Town, after being on the road for 5 days we reached Wind Rose Guest House rather tired and were greeted by two amazing people who made us feel more like friends than guests. With myself being in a wheelchair and having to always cope with "wheelchair friendly" accommodation the Wind Rose was truly... More 

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Carola V, Eigenaar at Wind-Rose Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Henk & Ria, Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We really enjoyed having you here and you absolutely became more than guests. We won't forget you and hope to see you soon again! Warm regards, Peter & Carola More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 24, 2016

Peter & Carola went out of their way to make our stay an absolute pleasure. Including special requests at Breakfast and ensuring every part of our stay was enjoyable. The rooms have magnificent views and proximity to the City Centre and the Whale Coast makes this an ideal breakaway out of the City Centre. The Fynbos garden is well manicured... More 

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Carola V, Owner at Wind-Rose Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Ben, Thank you so much for your beautiful review. It was wonderful to have you as our guests and we hope to see you again soon! Warm regards, Peter & Carola More 

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Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

A beautiful and welcoming guest house, spacious well equipped rooms, large garden with pool. The views are spectacular; Helderberg, ocean, Hottentot mountains, Cape peninsula. Approx 10 minute drive to Gordon's Bay and its beaches, bars and beautiful sundowns. 15 minutes drive to Somerset West and huge shopping mall, half hour drive to Cape Town airport, as to Stellenbosch and winelands.... More 

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WindRoseGH, Eigenaar at Wind-Rose Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Maureen, Thank you so much for your wonderful review! Hope to see you again soon!! Warm regards, Peter & carola More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed October 11, 2016

We had such a nice time staying at the Wind Rose Guest House , we were greeted by our Lovely Hosts and very friendly Staff . The Guest House is situated on large grounds with the most beautiful garden and you have stunning views of the mountain . The rooms are exceptionally spacious and beautifully decorated with either mountain or... More 

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Carola V, Owner at Wind-Rose Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Karin, Thank you so much for your very nice review. It was really wonderful to have you as our guests and we hope to see you next time! Warm regards, Peter & Carola More 

Semonkong, Lesotho
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13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
Reviewed March 24, 2016

Great place! Rooms very spacious even with a bed for a toddler. For supper, we recommend you go to Al Forno at the beachfront - all their dishes are great and the view is awesome :-) Hope that the new owners will keep the great standard. Will check that out next time we are in the Cape.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed March 3, 2016

This was our first trip to Cape Town, and we love it. Gordon's Bay is a beautiful suburb, and our stay at Wind Rose (about 1 km off the N2 highway, and about 3 km from Gordon's Bay) really made our holiday. Set in large, secure grounds, with swimming pool, the staff were absolutely great. Our room was spacious with... More 

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Gordon's Bay, Western Cape, South Africa
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9 reviews
Reviewed February 24, 2016

We had our ceremony in the lovely gardens at Wind rose and the reception in their conference centre on the 13th February 2016. It was a beautiful location and the weather turned out just prefect for our special day.

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Reviewed January 28, 2016 via mobile

Wind rose was a very nice place, we loved it and enjoyed. The people are so friendly there, made you feel right at home. When we go to cape town, that the number one place for us. The rooms are very beautiful and view, WOW. I love it there, the garden is beautiful.

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Randburg, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed December 31, 2015

Lovely location and ambience. Country setting just far enough from the hustle and bustle of peak season in Gordon's Bay. Rooms are airy, comfortable and privacy guaranteed. Guests are treated as if they are the only ones on the property. Attention to detail, from the thirsty towels to the complimentary, upmarket products for use by the guests. Friendly owners and... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled at the foot of the Hottentots Holland Mountain range, below Sir Lowry's pass, Wind-Rose Guest House and conference facility overlooks False Bay from Cape Point to Table Mountain in the distance. Located on 2 acres of indigenous gardens, we offer an escape from the hustle and bustle of City life, while still being close enough to enjoy all the best that the "Mother" City has to offer. The Guest House is centrally located in an area that offers restaurants, beaches, horseback riding, bird watching, hiking trails, deep sea fishing, water skiing, diving, whale watching and wine tasting. Our recreational room opens to an outside barbeque area where we can do a traditional South African braai (barbeque) while guests enjoy a refreshing drink of choice at our fully licensed bar or socialize with friends in our informal lounge area. For the fitness enthusiast we also have a fully equipped gym with treadmill, cross trainer, rowing machine, bicycle, weight machine etc. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wind-Rose Guest House

Address: Firlands Farm, 183, 3rd Ave | Firlands Farm, Gordon's Bay 7150, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Gordon's Bay
Price Range: $66 - $95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Wind-Rose Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“Upstairs rooms will have a better sea view,”
 of 5 bubbles henkenriadebruyn, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Top Floors with Private Balcony offer the best views.”
 of 5 bubbles benv109, Oct 24, 2016 | Read review
“Table Mountain views from west rooms, Hottentot Mountains from east rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles Smetana492, Mar 3, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the front, stunning view of the mountains.”
 of 5 bubbles DeeMcGreg, Feb 24, 2016 | Read review
“Wheel chair access to garden rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles lynndp2015, Dec 31, 2015 | Read review
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