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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

My wife Michaela and I, along with our special needs adult son stayed in Studio C for three weeks in September of last year. Despite being seasoned travellers, this is our first review on TripAdvisor, as we feel we had to share our fantastic experience at Camps Bay Glen. Camps Bay Glen is nestled away in a quiet part of... More 

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markwild, Owner at Camps Bay Glen, responded to this review

HI Paul It was an absolute pleasure to host you and your family and your photography was an absolute inspiration. So much so that I am now finally inspired enough to buy a better camera! So amazing. Its an inspiration having people like you stay at us. And I think well be seeing you again....Soon! I have just got back... More 

Streatley
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

This is our second visit to Camps Bay Glen. We returned to this location because we enjoy the rustic aspect of this property, the amazing flora, comfortable and spacious floor plan, and the amazing views of Camps Bay from the spacious deck. Our daughter was married in Cape Town in December. Following the wedding, we moved to this location for... More 

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markwild, Owner at Camps Bay Glen, responded to this review

HI there Thank you so much for this kind review - I hope we are creating a beautiful place and that the people who love it come back more and more. Suppose bit by bit we are getting there. thank you for this. Isaak myself and Cathleen and Buli really do think of our guests as family and we will... More 

Copenhagen, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015

I've been staying at Camps Bay Glen with my parents once, and they have been there twice and we really like this place. The place offers cozy rooms, not exessive luxury but a nice place to use as the base for exploring Cape Town. Outside the rooms are several Places to kick back and relax, either with a good book... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

First, I like to say me and my three friends have some mixed feelings about our stay at Campsbay Glen studio A - MAIN HOUSE. Overall, we felt at home and safe in the house during our vacation. Like the description and photos on the site, the place has a quite atmosphere in the nature and the sea view is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

I took my grandkids and my kids on a trip to South Africa on safari and a week in Cape town. We were 11 and looking for those kind of accommodations in Cape town where the whole family could be in one house was difficult. I came across Camps Bay Glen and immediately corresponded with Mark. First of all, he... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

The place is wonderful; even the small Studio C is very cosy and done up very tastefully; all amenities are working properly; the kitchen is well equipped with all appliances. the rooms and beds have heaters to combat the cold; and Bouli is a great help at all times. the swimming pool area is well endowed with hammocks and the... More 

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Windhoek, Namibia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

I was there on business and this is indeed a hidden jewel. Clean, quite, awesome value for money. Nothing was too much trouble, Mark was an awesome host and if i needed anything it was done no questions asked. Lovely neighbourhood, very quite, off street parking and my apartment had everything i needed. Highly recommended and will definitely be back... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Well, we landed in Cape Town on the worst day possible. It was raining and very windy, thick layers of my jacket were finding it difficult to keep out the cold! But the moment Mark stepped in to meet us, it was warmth all around! :-) The property has got a pool and lovely little stream passing through it. The... More 

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markwild, Owner at Camps Bay Glen, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this kind good will and your review. Its amazing how people can walk into your life and just immediately you care for them and ust want to give them everything .....Isaak and Buli often talk about this ....It makes the the world so much more human when good warm people are around ..... Its been... More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Thank you for your kindness and generosity to all the dancers - they loved their time at Camps Bay Glen and cannot wait to return . Very safe. Beautiful views - great amenities. you are fabulous !!!!!

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markwild, Owner at Camps Bay Glen, responded to this review

Hi Bridgitte Thank you so much for staying at us - what a pleasure having such a warm nice crowd at us! Any time come back ! You all were such an inspiration to me as well - I have to put some energy into doing some training and more exercise. Seeing you all so vital and alive and into... More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

This house is split over a few levels. Views are amazing and its a great space for groups of people. I felt very safe as there are no signs etc advertising that it is a tourist house. The rooms are rustic but have everything you need. Plenty of large spaces for groups to gather both inside and outside and around... More 

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markwild, Owner at Camps Bay Glen, responded to this review

HI Lisa Thank you so much for this kind review! Slowly I am getting there and making a beautiful unique and special place....And the river and trees and wild feel is starting to work out and grow into shape..... and I love it when people are happy here and make this their home....The garden and pool and river area is... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Campsbayglen is a little gem on the edge of a nature reserve "Glen". A beautiful rustic, down to earth natural setting with a unique river & wild waterfalls flowing through the garden that has a leafy green forest feel at the river which is a great place to cool down after the heat and sun of the pool area. We also have a rustic hammock lounge at the giant pool to laze around in and relax and with sun beds around the pool. There is an easy walk to the beach and to do Table mountain hikes. An exquisite and unique feel of nature and beauty is Campsbayglen. we are a rustic earthy place with no Stars. We try to give a sense of maximum privacy by breaking the garden and pool areas into different parts and places for people. We even have a sleeper day bed over the river. Book the whole house or go for a self catering studio. THERE ARE 3 INDEPENDENT, Own Entrance self catering studio Apartments,- Each is fully equipped for self catering and with own toilet shower & toilet. STUDIO A - MAIN HOUSE. Has 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms & kitchen and lounge and its best space is the huge terrace with sea views. Studio B and C are smaller & ideal for couples or small family's or friends. See the pictures. Best rates are through our official Campsbayglen website direct. I do give discounts & will happily advise on travel. I am a fanatical lover of nature and know a lot about South Africa. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Camps Bay Glen

Address: 40 Rottingdean Road, Camps Bay 8040, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Camps Bay
Price Range: $53 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Camps Bay Glen 4.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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