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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Recently my wife and I stayed at this guesthouse. It is situated behind and above the village of Gordon's Bay, with a wonderful view across False Bay, which takes in the whole length of the Cape Peninsula. It is a modern building, with first class facilities. Breakfast was excellent. The owners, Alex and Melanie, are delightful, very welcoming and extremely...

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Uxbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We spent three nights at this wonderful guest house,and were made to feel very welcome by the hosts,Alex and Melanie. The rooms were very clean and the beds very comfortable,and in the morning we both looked forward to the lovely breakfast, with the fresh baked bread every morning and a large choice of different things to eat and well presented.While...

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Milton Keynes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Super suites - if you like big modern, clean rooms then this is the place for you. Ultra modern bathrooms with highest quality fittings. Wonderful sunny gardens with ample space and luxury furniture to relax by the pool. Great views of the mountains and countryside. Good location for exploring nearby attractions by car. The hosts Melani and Alex are engaging,...

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ApricotGardens1, Owner at Apricot Gardens Boutique Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your super review! We have also shared your lovely comments with our amazing staff who are such an important element of the service we are able to provide. It was such a joy to host you. We wish you all the best for the year to come and may your new ventures be most fulfilling and bring...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although short stay we had fantastic time. Alex and Melani are fantastic people who really gave us a warm welcome after long journey. Rooms and the breakfast all are high standard and in combination with beautiful surrounding of Somerset it was for us very pleasant stay. Hope to come back soon for longer period!

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Santpoort-Zuid, The Netherlands
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Outstanding hospitality! Beautiful place to stay! The breakfast is very good! Alex and Melani will do everything to make sure you will have a great time. Will definitely go back! Thanks Alex and Melani for the nice time!

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Rome, Italy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a perfect time in Apricot Gardens, Alex and Melani are very nice and were very eager to give us a nice holiday. The organiztions was perfect. Alex has spoiled us with his cooking. It was great! This was our first time in SA but certainly not the last time. Thanks to Alex, Melani and their co-workers! Thanks for...

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ApricotGardens1, Guest Relations Manager at Apricot Gardens Boutique Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review :) We enjoyed every minute of having you as guests and we wish you lots of happiness and success back at home and work. Till next time, warm regards, Alex and Melani

Weiz, Austria
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were greeted warmly and felt at home with Melani and Alex immediately. Great rooms, insane view of the sea and the Tafelberg. Fresh simple breakfast and 2 times a week a fantastic dinner. The whole stay was perfectly organized by the owners (golf, local reservations, rental car and excursions).We were there for the first time, but certainly not the...

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ApricotGardens1, Owner at Apricot Gardens Boutique Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your super review! We enjoyed having you here and hope you will be enjoying the spectacular sunsets soon again with us. All the best for the year ahead, warm regards, Alex and Melani

Burgdorf, Schweiz
Reviewed January 8, 2017

Nice Little hotel with personal touch. Friendly owener. Helps with organizing your stay. 40 minutes from Cape Town. Close to Stellenbosh and other nice places. Book directly instead trough booking.com.

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ApricotGardens1, Owner at Apricot Gardens Boutique Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We enjoyed sharing this special spot with the two of you and trust that life back at home is very happy. Warm Regards, Alex and Melani

Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed December 22, 2016

We experienced a wunderfull time in Apricot Gardens. The service and the rooms were exceptional. The view over Gordons Bay is just incredible. Alex and Melani have looked so well after us, he organized the winetour, the whale watching etc etc. And not to Forget the absolute fantastic breakfast. In short - ist the best B&B we have ever been...

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ApricotGardens1, Owner at Apricot Gardens Boutique Guesthouse, responded to this review

Wow, what a lovely review, thank you. We enjoyed having you here and we hope you will be back to enjoy more of South Africa and the super golf courses. Take care, Alex and Melani

Langnau am Albis, Switzerland
Reviewed December 21, 2016

Melani and Alex are the perfect host. A very nice, calm and romatic place. This was not the first time and it will not be the last time. We will come back next Year. If you like top Swiss Quality go to Apricot Gardens

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ApricotGardens1, Owner at Apricot Gardens Boutique Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your super review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and hope we will have the pleasure of making another stay just as memorable for you. Wishing you happiness and success for the year to come. Warm Regards, Alex and Melani

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come and enjoy the unique hospitality of Apricot Gardens Boutique Guesthouse with its outstanding panoramic view over False Bay to Table Mountain and Helderberg. Stay in one of the superbly appointed suites/rooms. Relax in the sprawling pristine natural environment away from the hustle and bustle after a round of golf or exploring the abundance of activities in the surrounding areas from City life to nature trails. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Apricot Gardens Boutique Guesthouse

Address: Sweet Waters Road No. 32, Gordon's Bay 7151, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Gordon's Bay
Price Range: $112 - $187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Apricot Gardens Boutique Guesthouse 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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“All are great and definitely meet the 5 star guesthouse criteria.”
 of 5 bubbles patter5001, 1 week ago | Read review
“Rooms are varied in size and views - best to check website or discuss with owner. Does have one self catering appt.”
 of 5 bubbles Gurkha36, Nov 27, 2016 | Read review
“Room nr 2: Magnificient view over False Bay.”
  • Sunset over False Bay
  • View from the terrasse.
 of 5 bubbles silvion669, Jan 10, 2016 | Read review
“Corner suites are large and sunny / comfort and price are perfect”
 of 5 bubbles 180irisg, Nov 24, 2015 | Read review
“4 rooms with front view to the false bay”
 of 5 bubbles 801Franz, Nov 10, 2015 | Read review
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