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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

BAR: No bar service provided. There was never someone at the bar. We had to go and look for someone to serve us when we wanted a drink. The bar waitron was very slow (there was no sense of haste. Drinks were not prepared in a timely manner). RESTAURANT AREA ISSUE: There were two ‘pre-dinner’ seating areas in the restaurant...

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South Africa
Reviewed September 19, 2016

The Hout Bay Manor Hotel is possibly one of the most beautiful hotels in Cape Town and it is located in one of the most beautiful suburbs in South Africa. This hotel surprises me everytime I go there. Its beauty is captivating, the staff are extremely friendly, the food is fantastically tasty and it is very authentic. This hotel has...

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Riebeek-West, South Africa
Reviewed September 1, 2016

This was a Groupon half-day spa special with tapas & bubbly. • Exfoliation and Body Polish: 45-minutes • African Signature Full Body Massage: 60-minutes • Wellness Manicure or Wellness Pedicure: 60-minutes One massage was really good; the other not so good. We then went through to the restaurant where we had a choice of a tapas dish. Both dishes we’d...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 22, 2016

We've been here a few times - a couple of years ago we stopped in for a massage and this year we went for dinner. The spa was incredible - a proper 5* experience and an incredible massage. Gorgeous products and design, its like being in Bali! The hotel itself is so gorgeously designed and kitted out, if only my...

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Eye, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 22, 2016

It would be very difficult to fault this restaurant. As we parked our car we were greeted by the staff and directed to the restaurant, which at first we thought was closed! This was due to the fact that we were the first guests on that night. Staff quickiy appeared and efficiently took our drink and food order. Within a...

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Thank DenisWendy
Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed May 21, 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our night at the Hout Bay Manor - the food and wine pairing evening was out of this world. And even better that would were staying over! The staff were all friendly and super helpful. It was exactly what my husband and I needed - a bit of time off from life to recharge and relax. I'm...

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Thank mandyaj2016
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed April 30, 2016

Function = Noise - ok till 9pm say ... but they go on and on !! HELL ON EARTH! and it continues in the early hours and again when local drunks chat to night shift and rev cars and natter ... truely not good

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Thank ja1nsa
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed April 28, 2016

Hout Bay Manor was just wonderful. Beautiful room, grounds, food and fantastic staff. Husband got sick and had to go to the doctor/hospital.They rang and organised a booking for us and the lovely security staff saved me a car spot when I arrived back for the wedding. It's the little things, they even followed up later with an email to...

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Thank GyppaJ
Guangzhou
Reviewed April 26, 2016

This is my second visit to Hout Bay Manor and I love the modern décor with an African twist! The rooms are large with great storage space and the beds are extremely comfortable! The hotel is in walking distance of the main shopping area, many great restaurants, the beach and at the base of Chapman's Peak. The food is excellent...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed April 26, 2016

A near perfect experience in a beautiful part of the world. The food was excellent and great value for money. The rooms were neat, clean and tidy and had a fantastic theme about them. The Service was great however some of the staff in the Hotel were a little on the rude side, yet others were brilliant. This seemed to...

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Pool
  • Room Service
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  • Pool
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hout Bay Manor, built in 1871, is renowned as one of Cape Town’s most graceful landmarks. The recently restored Hout Bay Manor offers 20 individually designed en-suite rooms and a sophisticated fine dining restaurant named ‘Pure.’ Hout Bay Manor, protected by century-old oak trees, was built from stone (600mm thick walls) and in traditional Cape Colonial style by Jacob Trautmann on an unspoiled piece of land, which had previously been part of the Kronendal Estate. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hout Bay Manor

Address: Baviaanskloof, off Main Road, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Hout Bay
Price Range: $178 - $422 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Hout Bay Manor 5*
Number of rooms: 20
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“Best views of the mountains”
 of 5 bubbles Capetowngirl_50, Sep 19, 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles JennyS929, Apr 26, 2016 | Read review
“perfect location for the romantic at heart, ten out of ten for a intimate wedding or renewing of vows no decor needed its perfect as is..”
 of 5 bubbles karinachterbergh, Apr 25, 2016 | Read review
“We like the rooms overlooking the garden/pool but a little more road noise”
 of 5 bubbles gavin7772016, Apr 25, 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms seemed well positioned, per normal it's up to affordability”
 of 5 bubbles Traveller302, Jan 13, 2016 | Read review
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