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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A little bit of paradise not its own private tropical gardens surrounded by stunning views over the sea to its own private tennis courts. Food is great staff are lovely and can't do enough for you. We loved the hotels labs who came to hang out with us every morning after breakfast. Apartments are all private and clean and every... More 

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Petaluma, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Magical seems to be a fitting word to describe my stay at the Camps Bay Retreat. When I booked the hotel, I was just finishing up doing mission work in the area and in need of a quiet place to do some reflection before heading back to the US. As my taxi pulled up, I felt like I was walking... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Its a treat for my husband and I to go off to the spa for a couple's massage then to have a light lunch and a few drinks on the lawn. The spa area is serene submerged in nature with a majestic view of Lions Head. The treatments are very relaxing and private. Lunch is always very tasty on the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the Glen camps Apartments but just wanted to say that the service and quality we received from popping over and dining at the Camps Bay Retreat was impeccable and the staff are brilliant. Will recommend to all. What ever we needed they always accommodated us with a positive attitude and an infectious smile! Don't think twice about... More 

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Grasby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

We were staying in the Glen apartments linked with the camps bay retreat. The apartments are just across the road up some steps. Fabulous apartment 3 bedrooms for 5 people. Amazing views of the mountains from one room and the sea in the other. All provisions you could need. The heater worked well except the one in the attic room... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

As we were staying at the Glen Apartments we were able to use the facilities of this hotel. We had a very enjoyable evening meal and breakfast. The setting was beautiful. We received good service. The gardens and buildings a very traditional with a quiet ambience.

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CampsBayRetreat, Manager at Camps Bay Retreat, responded to this review

Good Day kate548, Thank you for taking the time to review and our hotel and we appreciate the lovely feedback. Hope we can welcome you back in the near future to enjoy our facilities again. Warm regards, Kerri Damant More 

Cape Town, South Africa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

My husband and I decided to take a break and so I booked treatments for us at Camps Bay Retreat Spa. The reviews were good and we thought why not. We looked forward to a relaxing day just for it to be the complete opposite. We arrived 1 hour early for our appointment, so that we could use facilities before... More 

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Strand, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

My husband and I only stayed over for one night - unfortunately! With such a good compliment of friendly, very helpful, well informed & trained staff available to serve their guests - we will definitely be visiting them again! Compliments to the chef for a super enjoyable dinner - the beef fillet was excellent! Thank you to the team!!!

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CampsBayRetreat, Manager at Camps Bay Retreat, responded to this review

Dear adrea280, Thank you for the lovely review and taking the time to write one on our hotel. Will definitely pass on the good words to the team. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Warm regards, Kerri Damant More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

The setting of this hotel is truly beautiful! It's built on the back of the the Glen nature reserve so went for a few walks which we loved. It's very close to the main road in camps bay so easy to get to restaurants and beach. I didn't feel the 5 star rating I read about. The service is average.... More 

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CampsBayRetreat, Manager at Camps Bay Retreat, responded to this review

Dear KLMKR, Thank you for the wonderful review on our beautiful hotel and for sharing your last experience with us. We appreciate the feedback and will pay special attention to ensure the service for you and our future guests is superb. We hope we can welcome you back soon to experience this improvement. Warm regards, Kerri Damant More 

Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

The moment you walk into the Retreat it feels like you have sent back in time. It really feels like home there and the staff are so helpful, especially Mario, he goes above and beyond your expectations. Look forward to visiting you guys again and thanks for everything :)

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CampsBayRetreat, Manager at Camps Bay Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Smithyson, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review on the Camps Bay Retreat. We really appreciate it and your good words will be passed to Mario. It was an absolute pleasure to host you here and we look forward to welcoming you here in the near future. Warm regards, Kerri Damant More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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The Retreat Kitchen
The Retreat Kitchen
Cuisines: European
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  • Tennis Court
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Camps Bay Retreat Luxury Boutique Hotel is a sanctuary for the soul, set on four acres of lush green nature reserve. With a mountain meditation pool, thickets of trees, waterfalls and streams, it is a peaceful paradise, where meditative moments are waiting to be had. Views stretch across the ever-changing Atlantic Ocean and along the peaks of the Twelve Apostles Mountain Range, from the Deck House and The Villa. The estate has features such as four pools, a tennis court, a spa and a fine dining restaurant. Dine in the old world splendour of the original manor house, where The Retreat Kitchen's executive chef creates a daily menu of gourmet fare, combining a symphony of fresh ingredients from local markets. Food is paired exquisitely with celebrated wines from the region, best experienced as part of a candlelit three course affair! Spoil yourself with a choice of massages, treatments and facials at the spa. Spend the day luxuriating in the spa, relaxing in the sauna and being revitalized with a deep tissue massage. A refuge for the body and a haven for the mind, you'll unravel and surrender to the tranquility. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Camps Bay Retreat

Address: 7 Chilworth Road | The Glen, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Camps Bay
Price Range: $165 - $510 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Camps Bay Retreat 4*
Number of rooms: 14
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Also Known As:
Camps Bay Retreat Hotel Camps Bay
Hotel Camps Bay
Retreat Hotel Camps Bay
Camps Bay Retreat Cape Town, South Africa
Hotel Style:
#4 Spa Hotel in Camps Bay
#5 Family Hotel in Camps Bay
#5 Romantic Hotel in Camps Bay
#8 Luxury Hotel in Camps Bay
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Camps Bay
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