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    Dunkley House

    3B Gordon Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent44%
    • Very good37%
    • Average10%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible5%
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    “honesty bar” (15 reviews)
    “aqua room” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Airport Transportation
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    Wheelchair access
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed March 27, 2017

    I went to Dunkley House two days after I got married about two weeks ago. Breakfasts are simple but nice and location in the Gardens is excellent! Its a short work into town. The room is beautifully designed and the bed and shower are amazing!...More

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    Reviewed March 21, 2017

    I've stayed a few times - and like the easygoing ambience of the place - which is a guest house / B&B tucked away in the City bowl in a quiet narrow street. The building is old with some nice features. Service is good/ friendly...More

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    Reviewed March 21, 2017

    The rooms looked great on the website, and most were, but I suspect because we were a Discovery vitality discounted booking, we got put in the dud room. the room was very cramped, the one and only window showed nothing but the bottom of a...More

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    Response from dunkleyhouse, Manager at Dunkley HouseResponded March 30, 2017

    Dear Beloved Guest Thank you for your most valued review, it means a lot to us It breaks our hearts to hear you never quite really enjoyed your stay. Please note we do not choose rooms for clients or for agents for that matter, Rooms...More

    Reviewed March 20, 2017

    We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Dunkley yet again. It's our ninth time of staying here at the start of our holiday in SA. It's a calm and relaxing place ideally situated for the city centre restaurants and sightseeing....a 15 minute walk to Long Street....More

    Thank MairinaandTonyWilson
    Response from dunkleyhouse, Manager at Dunkley HouseResponded March 30, 2017

    Dear Mairina and Tony Thank you for your lovely stay with us over the years and we are honored to have you and you have become our family. We are glad to advise that we are revamping the Old building especially your favorite room(Aqua), giving...More

    Reviewed March 19, 2017

    I went down for the CTCT and found it very conveniently situated for both the start of the race and the finish at Greenpoint Stadium. The staff were very friendly & helpful and the breakfast was delicious. The rooms are very clean and the linen...More

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    Thank Chrissie1208
    Response from dunkleyhouse, Manager at Dunkley HouseResponded March 29, 2017

    Dear Beloved Guest Thank you for your most valued review and we appreciate it. We are happy to hear you had a nice time with us and very convenient location to your liking. We assure you that we will keep improving on our service delivery....More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • $80 - $134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Cape Town Central >
    • City Bowl
    • Also Known As
    • Dunkley House Cape Town, South Africa
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    Traveler (54)
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    AmberSadoor
    December 17, 2014|
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    My room had a shower closed by a glass door. Grocery stores: a short walk away in one direction is Pick 'Pay large supermarket, and Woolwortrhs food shop in other direction. Several high-quality restaurants also a short... More
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    "perhaps insist on them putting you in one of the best rooms....this whilst they renovate the other rooms."
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    "Don't book room 2 or 1, which are inside of the main house and face the breakfast room"
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    "Rooms 8 & 9 probably the best"
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    "Rooms 6,7 and 8 have more modern bathrooms"
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