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Oudtshoorn
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

If you are looking for something special this is the place for you, definitely 5 star quality and jaw dropping views over Bantry Bay, from the moment you arrive nothing is any trouble, staff are so helpful, only disappointment is we didn't stay longer.

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cannot say enough good things about the Compass House. It's a beautiful property with modern/elegant rooms. It has an infinity pool with an incredible ocean view. In addition to the excellent grounds was a phenomenal staff. Lisa, Noel and the others were so friendly and accommodating. They made absolute sure we had everything we needed and were happy at all...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The house offers incredible views of Bantry Bay and the Ocean. We booked the top room with a Jacuzzi. The house is very pleasant with a nice outdoor space and the rooms are nicely furnished and spacious. Very little service is provided. There was a single house manager who, although very helpful when asked, was not very proactive and was...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked the senior suite with the Jacuzzi, and the room was on the top floor, with lovely views of the ocean. The room sufficient, bathroom very nice, the lounge area could do with some work. The wood paneling old and dated, teh coffee machine makes luke warm coffee and tea, and I think a kettle would be a better...

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Merzig, Germany
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent place with great hosts and superb view of the Atlantic ocean either from the terrace of your room or the 20m infinity pool. Great hosts that read every wish from your lips and treat you great.

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Saarbrucken, Germany
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

small, personal, friendly one of my best hotels very freindly manager, quiet, good, the bar is self service , but ok, teh swimmingpool il great enough with i think 20 or 25 meters we stayd there for 4 days and if we come back to cape we visit again this hotel

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Incredible stay at Compass House! The view, the team, the pool – pure relaxation in a sumptuous environment. I felt like a King sleeping in one of their suites listening to the waves. Also, it was a real pleasure to start the day with their breakfast. I'll be there again soon, that’s a promise.

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Thank Lorrimer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quality, relaxation, perfect getaway with in the city, one of the best view...just great experiance. If you judge Compass house from outside the gate, You have no idea what you missed out. I will stay here everytime i visit cape town

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed December 3, 2016

When you walk into Compass house, your breath gets taken away by the most amazing view of the ocean. It was the perfect place for my boyfriend and I to enjoy our holiday. Such a classy hotel, every detail has been thought and very comfortable. We cant wait to go back .

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed December 2, 2016

This wonderful boutique hotel is located in a great position overlooking Bantry Bay with great views. Very serene and beautiful. It is done with great style to create the best place to stay while in South Africa. The staff are very helpful and courteous. The rooms are fitted out with the most modern yet practical systems. Very comfortable in all...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Compass House, perfectly positioned on the shores of the Atlantic Seaboard, promises its guests the ultimate in style and comfort. Located in Bantry Bay, just two minutes from the beach-front and ten minutes away from the city center, guests can enjoy breathtaking views of the ocean from every room. Compass House enjoys a warm atmosphere. It has wooden floors throughout. The biggest swimming pool in Cape Town and patio lend themselves brilliantly for daytime relaxation and witnessing the beautifully blissful South African sunset. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Compass House

Address: 154 Kloof Road, Bantry Bay 8005, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Bantry Bay
Price Range: $252 - $651 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Compass House 5*
Number of rooms: 8
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Also Known As:
Compass House Hotel Bantry Bay
Compass House Bantry Bay, Cape Town
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Bantry Bay
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Bantry Bay
#4 Spa Hotel in Bantry Bay
#5 Luxury Hotel in Bantry Bay
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