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Villa Surprise

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Kiev, Ukraine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great location just couple minutes away from the beautiful beaches in Camps Bay. Restaurants and bars are short walking distance. The villa itself is absolutely amazing with each room decorated in its own style. Hospitality of the general manager made us feel at home. Breakfasts were adjusted for our early schedules every day. Totally loved our stay. This was my... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

This is a great location in Camps Bay and the room was very spacious and clean but there are a number of steps to get into the place which is difficult to get bags up especially as i have back problems. No help was offered from owner who watched me struggle. Also no coffee making facilities in room - this... More 

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Epsom, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

Overall this place is lovely. The owner and staff are really nice and the breakfast was great. I would love to give this place a better rating but the Africa room which we stayed in could do with an update.

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Cumbria, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016

Convenient location,walkable to the restaurants but steep climb back up steps. Nice room with view we had Italian room with Balcony with view over the Apostles and towards the sea. Good breakfast buffet, nice being able to sit outside in the garden to have it. Friendly helpful manager. Reasonable price for Camps bay, very safe area to stay.

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Linzi S, Guest Relations Manager at Villa Surprise, responded to this review

Thanks guys for taking the time to write a review. Lovely to hear your feedback and looking forward to your comeback! :-) All the best and warm regards, Linzi More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

Villa Surprise is very conveniently located for the nearby bars and restaurants, our seaside themed room was lovely, with a private balcony to watch the sunset. Very fresh light and airy place to relax. Friendly, helpful staff and good breakfasts.

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Linzi S, Guest Relations Manager at Villa Surprise, responded to this review

Thank you Alison. Always a pleasure. It's the little surprises that make the difference, hey? Come back soon. :-) More 

New Romney, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016

This is a lovely place to chill out in Camps Bay. The location is up the hill a short walk from the bustling sea front. There is parking in front of the villa and there is a warm welcome from Linzi who will show you you your lovely comfy room. We had a fantastic space with a conservatory seating area.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016

I stayed there 2 nights before going to my friend's wedding in Stellenbosch. I got the king suite for myself which was far to big but would have been perfect for a romantic getaway. The property is really well designed and has a great atmosphere. Loved their breafkfast. Linzi the manager is really friendly and so is all the staff.... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016

- The location is very good, just 5 mins walk to the beach/promenade. Just mind the approx. 70 steps! The street itself is very quiet. - Moroccan Room: African style, very big and spacious, bathroom has even 2 sinks. You are just next to the garden. - Beach Room: On the upper floor with sea view. Maritime style. Very friendly... More 

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Thank Christine P
Linzi S, Guest Relations Manager at Villa Surprise, responded to this review

Glad you made it home safe and sound. I do always appreciate an objective report back from guests as I never view it as criticisms as such, rather positive feedback in order to provide the best possible service to our guests. Without your input, this would not be possible. Thanks so much. We have taken your comments on board. Please... More 

Stenungsund, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2016

For anyone tired of big fancy hotels with oversized, overdesigned, flashy receptions and crappy rooms; this is the total opposite to a much better price. Small friendly staff and reception w great rooms. Every room different. When a room was empty, door was left open (intentionally or not - I dont know) so You could take a peek and I... More 

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Thank Peter G
Linzi S, Guest Relations Manager at Villa Surprise, responded to this review

Thank you Peter for such an awesome review and for taking the time to write it. Very informative and helpful to anyone else thinking of booking with us. It would be lovely to have you stay with us again sometime soon in the future. There is a rom here with your name on it. :-) Wishing you safe and happy... More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016

We stayed in Villa Surprise for two weeks at the end of January and beginning of February. The staff were fantastic, and Linzi was so helpful before and during our stay. We hired a car and booked days and trips out, all of which Linzi organised for us. The room was spotless, breakfast superb, and location perfect. The beach and... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A guesthouse with dazzling views of both Table Mountain and Lion's Head. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Surprise

Address: 21 First-Crescent, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Camps Bay
Price Range: $58 - $123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Villa Surprise 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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