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    Penelope's Guesthouse

    21 Speciosa Street | Paradyskloof, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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    May 12
    May 13
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent83%
    • Very good15%
    • Average0%
    • Poor1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Bar/Lounge
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed August 15, 2016

    First Guesthouse in Capetown..do not regret at all.. Peaceful surrondings.. Penelope was a fabulous host..very helpful and her breakfast is just amazing..value for money.. surely recommend this place :-D

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    Reviewed June 23, 2016

    really cool, beautiful environment, amazing lady owner, We were well looked after by, really amazing breakfast which prepared us to wish, all clean and tidy, we felt like at home I highly recommend this guesthouse

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    Reviewed June 16, 2016

    I enjoyed my stay at Penelope's Guesthouse. Her service was quite warm and welcoming. All necessities were taken care of and access was quite simple, made one feel right at home. Breakfast was great and she was always on standby in the case you need...More

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    Reviewed May 19, 2016

    Penelope is a discreet, efficient host who was kind enough to postpone our visit when I fell ill on the date I'd originally booked. Her guest house is in a quiet part of Stellenbosch, and our room had a beautiful view of the trees and...More

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    Reviewed May 12, 2016 via mobile

    We stumbled upon Penelope's guesthouse by chance, and were extremely satisfied with our stay. Penelope is a friendly host and the place is enchanting. The room was super comfy with a great bed and a small private balcony facing green, green and more green. If...More

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    The Wild Mushroom Boutique Hotel
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $96 - $124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
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    "All rooms are excellent, although I prefer the shower rooms"
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    "Room 4 has the best views!"
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    "Just specify if you prefer a room with a bath as not all the rooms have baths - we prefer to shower, so..."
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