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The Clarendon Bantry Bay

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

When we came to Cape Town, we stayed at the Clarendon. We had an amazing experience at the Clarendon. It was very nice and kept clean. All the staff went beyond what I expected. A++ service. Emmy the manager also was AMAZING. Highly recommend!

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Pelham, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staying at this hotel was my first time being in Cape Town. The hotel itself was beautiful, and had amazing views. The rooms were very big, but the hotel was very small, with only 7 rooms. The staff was unknowledgeable of not just the city, but of basic geography. When asking what two oceans were meeting directly outside the hotel,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was the first stop on our honeymoon last summer, and it was without a shadow of a doubt one of the best places we have ever stayed. Because it is such a boutique hotel, the staff are able to maintain such a personal service. The remember each guest and are super helpful. The rooms are absolutely stunning, only made... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

Beautiful boutique hotel with excellent staff who were polite, friendly and extremely helpful. Nothing was too much trouble. A special thank you to Ruan and David on reception. Christian (the chef) who made us delicious breakfasts that set us up for the day. The room we had was wonderful. Facing the sea. What more could we have asked for. Thank... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

My 2 children (20 and 16) and I recently stayed at the Clarendon Bantry Bay and could not have asked for a better experience. The staff, especially Adele, David and Andrew, were welcoming, warm and friendly Every interaction with them was delightful and our every need was anticipated and met with competence and a friendly smile. Our rooms were luxuriously... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016

This is a very discrete property with great views of the ocean. The staff are incredible, especially Adele and Ruan who will efficiently assist you with any restaurant or transfer bookings. This exclusive hotel is beautifully furnished with extremely comfortable beds and covered with good quality linen. You will need to ensure that the room selected is sea facing as... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016 via mobile

We had the most fantastic stay at The Clarendon Bantry Bay. The service is impeccable and made the experience a true pleasure. The daily breakfast and afternoon tea is excellently and perfectly prepared. Highly recommend this lovely place. The only suggestion I have is that the trees of the property in front be trimmed so that the downstairs suites can... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

This is a really lovely high end Guest House built into the hillside with spectacular views overlooking Bantry Bay. We had a superb suite on the top floor and the space was huge. Breakfast on the terrace is excellent and the staff are really helpful and efficient. However if you don't have your own transport then you have to take... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

Our family stayed in three rooms at this beautifully restored hotel (formerly a private home in a quiet, upscale area). EVERY detail was thoughtfully taken care of by the attentive staff. The hotel offers stunning views of the bay and delicious daily breakfasts but the best quality of this hotel was the exceptional staff. Noel at the front desk researched... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2016

The Clarendon is a nice luxury hotel in less windy Bantry Bay. The rooms are ample and comfortable, the staff is very friendly, well trained and motivated to go the extra mile. Especially Adele, the receptionist, was most helpful. The view from the room terrace is fantastic, with the waves breaking around the rocks on the shore. A minor point... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Small boutique hotel in the best area of Cape Town. Close to beaches, shops and restaurants. 7 Mins drive from the V & A Waterfront. 10 Mins to the City Centre and 5 mins to Camps Bay. We have 2 resident chefs, parking and free wi fi. ... more   less 

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Address: 158 Kloof Road, Bantry Bay 8005, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Bantry Bay
Price Range: $260 - $855 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Clarendon Bantry Bay 5*
Number of rooms: 26
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