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German Guesthouse The Lenox

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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good22%
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  • Poor11%
  • Terrible33%
Jan 3, 2018
“Our costly prison”
Feb 19, 2017
“Quiet, clean and historic choice!”
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Reviewed January 3, 2018

It was our first visit to the Lenox. When we booked by phone, the person was pleasant. However, when we arrived the next morning, she, the manageress, was hostile, businesslike and a bit aloof. The support staff were most helpful. The manageress did not give...More

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Reviewed February 19, 2017

I stayed at the Lenox for two weeks in January this year. Charlene and Geraldene, who run the guesthouse, made me feel very much at home. The historic building dates back to the 1840s and you'll find an interesting and friendly mix of South African...More

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Reviewed January 3, 2017

We (2 friends and I) stayed here over New Years and it was perfect - it's within walking distance of Long Street, where many of the bars are & dance clubs are. The staff was very friendly & extremely accommodating. We stayed in a twin...More

Thank Radhika L
Reviewed July 11, 2016

The Lenox is an old german Guesthouse - its old - but charming, a sort of colony style... but it is a fine place and wonderful cheap for long term stay.....very close to everything. You can walk down in the CityCentre in just 10 minutes....More

Thank bugges
Reviewed December 22, 2015

We stayed at The Lenox over new year and it was a pleasant stay. The staff and guests alike were friendly. The room was very basic, but comfortable. We were looking for a safe place to sleep at night and we got that. The place...More

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South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
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German Guesthouse The Lenox Cape Town, South Africa
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"choose a room away from the Upper Orange Street. Traffic noise is huge."
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"We didnt even get to see the rooms, very rude staff!!"
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"I chose a private single room. There are other options available. My room 18 was at the front directly over..."
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"It is very quite on Higher floors and the bathrooms are not over crowded at all."
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