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51 on Forest Drive Guest House

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All reviewscape townbreakfast was excellentb bperfect locationgreat staybreakfast and dinnergarden cottagebeautiful placeliving roomonly stayed one nightplace to stayclose to the airportnext morningwarm welcomevalue for moneyeasy accesscity centre
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Reviewed October 27, 2017 via mobile

Very clean and comfortable stay. The staff were so friendly and helpful. It became home away from home for us and we were sad to say goodbye. Definitely recommend the location- about a 20 mins taxi ride away from city centre, but a very safe...More

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Response from forestdrive, Manager at 51 on Forest Drive Guest HouseResponded November 23, 2017

Thank you for staying with us & we really appreciate your positive feedback!

Reviewed October 6, 2017

The apartment is great - 3 ensuite bedrooms, nice kitchen and living room. Vary spacious and well furnished and equipped. The owners are really nice and the breakfast was good. The drive from the airport and the waterfront was not too bad.

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Response from forestdrive, Manager at 51 on Forest Drive Guest HouseResponded December 8, 2017

Thank you for the great review Evgeniya. It was lovely to meet you & your family.

Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

I booked this via a web portal as I needed to have one night in Cape Town for family reasons. What a great choice. An oasis in Pinelands which is a beautiful treed area in Cape Town - well established and not commercial! The house...More

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Response from forestdrive, Manager at 51 on Forest Drive Guest HouseResponded September 29, 2017

Thank you so much for this wonderful review Margaret. We hope to host you in the future if you are ever in Cape Town again.

Reviewed September 1, 2017

We had a Lovely stay and Bertha was a delight, she mothered us at breakfast. Breakfast was delicious and plenty of it. Michael welcomed us on arrival and was most helpful, even after hours. Very clean and comfortable. We will certainly be back!

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Response from forestdrive, Manager at 51 on Forest Drive Guest HouseResponded September 29, 2017

Thank you Pat, it is greatly appreciated that you took the time to write us such a lovely review. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed August 30, 2017

This was our second time staying at 51 on Forest, and I will do it again and again. Really excellent service and the food is absolutely awesome!!! Thanks for everything and we hope to see you again soon. Definitely our place to stay when visiting...More

Thank Alti K
Response from forestdrive, Manager at 51 on Forest Drive Guest HouseResponded August 31, 2017

Thank you so much for the great review Alti. It is always a pleasure having you stay with us and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Pool
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Breakfast included
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
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$85 - $126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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We gave the laundry to the guest house and they did it - didn't see any self laundry facilities. They looked after our luggage after we booked out as we had a late flight.
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"Twin room means 2 beds pushed together-as my sister and husbands were- not 2 beds seperated"
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