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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

We spent four days at AfricanHome in early May, and could not have enjoyed it more. Rolf and Stephan were excellent hosts. They helped us make tour and dinner arrangements, but also gave us plenty of privacy. Our room was on the top floor, very quiet and comfortable with a large, well-appointed bathroom. Breakfast included hot options like eggs and... More 

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Harderwijk, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

What a great stay we had at African Home Guesthouse!! Very clean and nice cottages. Perfect service with everyday the best breakfast and lunch that are all freshly made. It felt like a week of Paradise in Sunny South Africa.We hope to come back someday :)

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Alexandria, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

The fantastic experience began the moment I booked online. Ralf contacted me and arranged a taxi service to meet me at the Cape Town airport. Being a solo single traveler and my first time on the African continent this was an enormous weight off my mind. I stayed here for three nights before I continued onward to visit some friends... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

This guesthouse is just lovely and the hosts and staff go above an beyond to make you feel welcome. The rooms are large and nicely furnished and the breakfast is delicious! Fantastic setting and the perfect location - We would definitely stay again!

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Erlangen, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016

we spend (unfortunately) only two nights at this extraordinary guest house. the hosts are charming and most wonderful guys. the room in the chalet we stayed in was stunning. the pool area very exquisit. the service is outstanding and leaves nothing to be desired. the breakfast can not be desribed. you have to experience the setup the colours of the... More 

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München, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016

We spent 3 nights at Ralf and Stefan, who are the lovely owners. They are very helpful in planing the stay in Cape Town. With them we found the right places of sightseeing and restaurants. The guesthouse is an old colonial house, which is perfectly renovated. The rooms are style lovely in an african way and the breakfast is one... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

Ralf and Stephan were great hosts and were extremely helpful in planning our few days in Cape Town. They were able to make a few great recommendations (e.g. dinner in Beluga or hiking up Table Mountain) and bookings for us when needed. The rooms were very comfortable and the gated parking was very useful too. We had breakfast each morning... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015

Fantanstic hosts and a great location, just a few minutes stroll from bars, restaurants and the beach. The B & B is very well appointed with a beautiful pool and courtyard. The bed was very comfortable with quality bed linen. Breakfast excellent too! The hosts were very friendly and extremely helpful. Our one minor gripe was that the room was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015

We chose African Home guest house from its Trip Advisor stunning reviews and it lived up to its reputation and name. African Home is home from home from arrival Ralf and Stefan could not do enough for us, we had lovely a lovely individual room and breakfast was spectacular, fresh fruit and hot food cooked to order. Ralf offered assistance... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

Spent 4 days in Capetown recently. Staying at African Home was the best decision. To start, the house itself was built by Admiral Nelson in the 1700s and is tasefuly decorated for a complete African Experience. It has an outdoor pool, nice terrace for breakfast and or drinks. Location is good (not great), in Sea Point, but still a shor... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1790 as the hunting lodge of Lord Nelson, the AfricanHome guesthouse is one of the oldest buildings in this suburb of Cape Town, situated only 2 blocks away from the Atlantic Seabord. It is a very peaceful oasis in the middle of this buzzling city, in walking distance to many restaurants and to the Waterfront, just 2 km away from Clifton Beaches and famous Long Street. New German owners who offer a fabulous breakfast buffet. Enjoy a relaxing day at the huge sparkling salt water pool being spoilt from our service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about AfricanHome Guesthouse

Address: 17 Bickley Road | Sea Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: $104 - $133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — AfricanHome Guesthouse 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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