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Porto Alegre, RS
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was robed 3 times. The first time, the 300 $ has been stolen. When I have arrived in hotel, it turned out that the safe was damaged. Its repair, realized by a manager Kezy Zulu, did not help, and I was forced to hide dollars among my personal things. The very thorough revision of my things was needed to... More 

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dunkleyhouse, General Manager at Dunkley House, responded to this review

Dear Beloved Guest Thank you for your most valued feedback. To add on to the last week review( same) which you posted, we apologise that your stay with us was that bad but we try our level best to make sure that all our guest and their belongings are kept safe and we havent had a problem with theft scandals... More 

Oulu, Finland
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel was in good place and i liked the room. It was beautiful. There was a bath, like i wanted and i could change the room temperature warmer, if i wanted. There was a radio, and i just love to listen to music. And lots of different lights, that i could choose, which is best for me. Breakfast was nice,they... More 

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dunkleyhouse, General Manager at Dunkley House, responded to this review

Dear Beloved Guest Thank you for your most valued feedback. We appreciate your honest and we strive to offer only but the best of service and we are happy you really enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you again in the near future More 

Porto Alegre, RS
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was robed three times and was threatened. The safe was spoiled. The ceiling leaked water when raining. There was no shampoo. Coffee morning was the same every day and mainly included starry and scrambled eggs. There was no desk or chair in the room. I was liked only by the silence and the bathtub which was very comfortable. The... More 

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dunkleyhouse, General Manager at Dunkley House, responded to this review

Dear Beloved Guest Thank you for your most valued feedback. It is with great sadness that you felt that way whilst staying with us. To revisit the turn of events, we gave you the key to the safe and you told us, you chose not to use it and the security guy you suspected on a couple of times of... More 

Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

Beautiful accommodation. Warm , modern and comfortable! Our originally allocated room had a faulty bathroom but they gave us no hassles and simply moved us to a better room, A+ service if ever there was. Would love to return in the summer and enjoy that gorgeous pool too!

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dunkleyhouse, General Manager at Dunkley House, responded to this review

Dear Beloved Guest Thank you for your feedback We are glad to hear that you really enjoyed your stay and we assure you we will constantly keep improving our service delivery to please everyone of our guests like you. We hope to see you on your next visit to cape town More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

Dunkley House was well situated in terms of my business commitments. My stay was comfortable, more value-for-money than luxury. Immaculately clean with cheerful, helpful staff. I liked the no fuss, efficient service.

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dunkleyhouse, General Manager at Dunkley House, responded to this review

Dear Beloved Guest Thank you for your feedback We really appreciate your review and it means we doing some good work and we assure you that we work stop offering value for money service. Hope to see you in the near future More 

Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Everything was excellent except the room and eating area was so very cold that it was very uncomfortable. We thought they would provide a portable heater but that was not the case. They had a small wall heater, which was worthless unless you were standing in front of it. The service, food and room was excellent.

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dunkleyhouse, General Manager at Dunkley House, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your feedback We apologise for the cold in your room although you had an overheard aircorn to assist in warming the room and we also have standby heaters if guests are feeling too cold like in your case. But we will assure you that on your next stop to Cape Town, we will offer you... More 

Abu Dhabi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

We opted to stay in a guest house as out itinerary was so full it was somewhere to sleep. What made the difference was the staff in particular front of house manageress who was very helpful in planning our trips. Her wealth of knowledge really made the difference. The guest house was clean, the staff very friendly and I would... More 

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IlkleyWYorksEngland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

A lovely stay yet again. It's always our first stop on our 6 week touring holiday of South Africa. It's an easy 20 minute drive from the airport which is a great bonus. The staff are wonderful and always so helpful booking restaurants etc. The position is great for all our needs....plenty of restaurants within walking distance and a 10... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016

Impressed with fittings & decor of the room. Very comfortable, loved the open air patio, bathroom & shower fittings. Would've loved a room with windows though to enjoy some sort of view of the wonderful Mother City.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016

Expect a warm, relaxed rather than formal, welcome and, in the refurbished rooms, chic modern style combining cool chrome, frosted glass and zingy colours. Three years old, some fittings slightly wobbly but everything worked. Excellent air con. Two rooms have plunge pools, great on a 40 degree day! Lime coloured Room 8 (although numbering a bit different on current website)... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Spa
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A jewel in Cape Town's crown, Dunkley House is a shining example of how modern design and styling can enhance a period property's original features. From a family residence built in the early 1900's, we have created an elegant, contemporary boutique guest establishment in a quaint Victorian street in Cape Town's historic old quarter offering luxury accommodation in the City Bowl. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dunkley House

Address: 3B Gordon Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central > City Bowl
Price Range: $59 - $122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Dunkley House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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