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Johannesburg
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice homely environment & I would stay again. I was in room 9 and access to the bathroom is down steep flight of stairs and there was loud TV noise from a room at the base of the staircase each night.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice place, in a safe area, which have a quick access to all tourist places of Cape Town. Big & nice room with great sea view. A dedicated host who wants everything be perfect. The breakfeast is sumptuous with everything you can hope for.

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Breda, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a perfectly situated boutique guesthouse with great service! Stefan is a perfect host who gives a personal touch. The rooms are luxury and authentically. Good breakfast with a wide choice! Tips for restaurants and things to do are available.

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very well situated, comfortable, quiet, clean with a good choice for breakfast. Our host Stephan was extremely friendly and really helpful giving precious advice on places to visit and which itineraries to follow. Made our short stay in Cape Town a pleasure.

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Amersfoort, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It was my second stay her at Huijs Haerlem and I felt at home right away. They are taking such good care of you its just lovely. There are loads and loads of books about South Africa and besides that they can give you personal advise about what to do and where to go. Breakfast is lovely, the rooms are... More 

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Hannover, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

Best holiday stay ever! Our host Stefan was really lovely , gave us the best advices and made everything to make us feel at home! The rooms were equipped in an excellent taste with beautiful antiques and the breakfast buffet was handmade, also bread and cakes! Very aboundand and tasty with all we liked! It could not be better!

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KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

lovely place - would recommend. Very friendly & helpful. great place to unwind, but not too far from anything. Within walking distance to a few restaurants and the Promenade. A home away from home - including a great breakfast

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Leicestershire
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

We were shown to room 10 on arrival despite booking a different room. This room was in the basement, dark, dank and smelling strongly of air freshener. No mention of the room change was made two hours prior to our arrival and no explanation subsequently. This room was not fit to sleep in and we chose to leave and stay... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

10/10 for Service and excellent Hospitality from Stefan and the team. On our arrival , we were greeted with a warm and welcoming smile (Stefan) He took us through the details of our stay and showed us our room. The accommodation comes highly recommended. Regards Craig & Claudia Mikkelsen

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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

We stayed for two sets of three night at the start and end of our trip to CapeTown. Stefan was extremely obliging and prepared the most amazing breakfast with the freshest of ingredients. The house is an Aladdin's cave of beautiful furniture with subtle decoration and a super garden for taking breakfast in the sun. Our second three nights was... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
High above Sea Point and the Atlantic Ocean, minutes from all the sights and beaches that Cape Town has to offer, Huijs Haerlem offers peace and tranquility. Breakfast will set you up for the day! Glorious gardens, solar-heated salt water pool, with wonderful views over the Atlantic, Robben Island and Bloubergstrand. Dutch and German spoken. Arrive as guests, leave as friends. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Huijs Haerlem

Address: 25 Main Drive, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: $80 - $135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Huijs Haerlem 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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