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“Excellent holiday base with great views”
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Review of AMELIA VILLA

From the patio looking over the vineyards and mountains
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Very good
13 reviews
From the patio looking over the vineyards and mountains
View from the rear garden
Swimming pool with garden, vineyard and mountain views
Front patio with table and gas barbeque
Master Bedroom with Kingsize bed
Second Bedroom leading to ensuite shower
Ensuite shower
Third Bedroom
Lounge
Dining room
Kitchen
View from the street looking towards the entrance and patio
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Villa -
3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Constantia, Western Cape

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Very good - based on 13 reviews
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V4431GRda...
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Excellent holiday base with great views”
Reviewed November 26, 2017 for a stay in November 2017

A perfect spot to explore CapeTown, with Chis and Lyn welcoming hosts. Immaculately clean , and a great terrace to enjoy breakfast, a BBQ...and that view. A relaxing spot to unwind after exploring.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
Nov 29, 2017
Thanks very much David. A great review is so important in this game - we really appreciate you taking the time to submit. Travel safe
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Navigate7...
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Lovely house in a great location.”
Reviewed October 14, 2017 for a stay in September 2017
1
person found this review helpful

The villa is located in a quiet, safe, residential area, perfect for exploring the Cape, Cape Town itself and nearby vineyards, some of which are within walking distance. Views from the front patio and rear garden are exceptional. The house is well-equipped and the accommodation is very comfortable. The owners, Chris and Lynne, were great hosts. They could not have been more helpful. We would definitely recommend this property and we hope to return soon.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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FrequentF...
1 review
“An excellent holiday location”
Reviewed March 27, 2017 for a stay in December 2016

Amelia Villa is situated in a quiet cul-de-sac in the suburban district of Constantia, with pleasing views of gardens and vineyards south of Table Mountain. The inside is spacious and cleanly decorated with comfortable seating, has a well-equipped kitchen, comfortable beds, and a large wet-room. There are well-stocked gardens front and back with a verandah for shaded sitting, and the feeling is one of quiet and privacy but with friendly neighbours nearby. There is a gas barbecue, good shopping malls are within easy reach, and excellent beaches are modest drive away. A real asset is a lovely swimming pool, for shared enjoyment of the neighbours in eight other villas.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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BobTNorth...
North Yorkshire
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Great place to stay”
Reviewed March 22, 2017 for a stay in March 2017
1
person found this review helpful

Waking up to see the back of Table Mountain every day meant your day always started the best way possible. Amelia Villa is both in a very quiet location but yet only minutes car drive away from Constantia centre or the main road back into Cape Town or perhaps around the Cape Peninsular.
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here and can confirm the villa is equipped with everything we needed. While housekeeping was to the very highest standard. Would certainly give the place the highest recommendation.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Mike H
Brisbane, Australia
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
“Excellent value, comfort and convenience”
Reviewed July 10, 2016 for a stay in May 2016

We spent 2 glorious weeks at Amelia Villa when visiting Cape Town with two of our children, their spouses and two small grandchildren. Amelia Villa suited us perfectly. It was comfortable, clean in a quiet street, with shops and amenities a short drive away. Chris and Lynne were tremendous hosts, who left us to enjoy ourselves but were quick to help if required. We will definitely be back to Amelia Villa next time we visit the Cape.

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Liked best: Value, comfort and cleanliness
Liked least: Nothing
Traveling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children
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702sajh
Upminster, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Comfortable, but in part also disappointing”
Reviewed March 28, 2016 for a stay in March 2016
1
person found this review helpful

The property needs TLC, which we believe the owners are conscious of, as well as upgrading some of the furnishings and kitchenware. However, that being said we were comfortable. It was unfortunate that serious building work was being undertaken in a next door property, which meant any days at "home" were spoilt by the noise. (The owners were apologetic and compensated by taking us out to dinner, which was appreciated.) The pool is communal, but restricted in use at certain times of the day and its surrounds were not inviting; no poolside furniture e.g loungers were available.. Another drawback is that it is across the road and behind another property, which might account for the restrictions.
there were a number of deficiencies, as we observed them, e.g. the absence of sun-loungers on the premises, (there was one which had seen better days), which we consider an essential for a holiday let in that climate. As mentioned in another review the WiFi is unreliable, constantly having to be re-connected.
However, it must be stressed that Chris and Lynne were receptive to our concerns and we cannot fault them in their determination to address these and to make our stay as comfortable as possible.

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Liked best: location and views
Liked least: condition
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Older travelers Families with young children
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Management Response
Mar 31, 2016
Where possible we responded promptly to the Hill's requests including providing sun loungers. We try and focus our efforts on aspects that we have control over. Good or bad, the feedback is welcomed. It really is the first time that we have not met our guests expectations.
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peppermin...
Hastings, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
594 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
“Lovely Villa, beautiful location”
Reviewed May 9, 2015 for a stay in May 2015

Amelia villa is a perfect home from home and really has everything you need. Set in the beautiful Constantia Area it was wonderful to wake up to fabulous views of the vineyards and mountains. Enough space for 3 couples comfortably, and a swimming pool although it was too chilly even for us Brits!

Chris and Lynn we're welcoming hosts and happy to help with issues re the villa or location.

Our only minor inconveniences were that the wifi wasn't particularly stable, and we experienced load shedding (power outages) on half the days we stayed.

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Liked best: Location
Liked least: Power outages when trying to get ready to go out or cook dinner
Traveling group: Extended Family
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
Large groups
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