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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We enjoyed our time at this beautiful establishment very much, which from our point of view, offers the best breakfast in the Western Cape. We also enjoyed an unforgettable evening in the company of fellow guests around the communal table whilst watching Arnold & Annalise creating their Chef’s Table Dinner exclusively for their guests. This event takes place in their...

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düsseldorf
Reviewed 28 October 2016

A perfect stay with wonderful hosts. Cosy rooms, a relaxed atmosphere at the big table together with other guests. You start with a lecker breakfast and in the evening you enjoy a delicous three star Dinner. And don't forget the view on the large sandy beach from the terrace.

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Thank 976Monika
Pretoria
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We had the most wonderful stay at ah!. Arnold and Annelise are the most accommodating and interesting couple. We can only say that hopefully we will be back some day to enjoy the most amazing meals Arnold serves up. I wanted to take him home with me (hahahahaha).

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Valkenswaard
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Our second stay at AH! was equally good ,so you might want to read my earlier review. Don't want to repeat myself , but this guest house is like a guest house should be ....lovely hosts ,nice rooms and........excellent meals prepared bij Arnold en Annalise . Your breakfast is the best you ever had ,hands down! Be sure to book...

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Thank Hans9856
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 5 October 2016

The Ooh la la room at AH is simply the best. The room was beautifully decorated and equipped with a full bathroom and huge bath. The three breakfasts and the chefs dinner we were priviledged to indulge were outstanding and will be the topic of conversation for time to come. Arnold and Annelise are great hosts and we recommend their...

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Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Superb location on the west coast, very unspoilt and peaceful. The guest house is quirky with lots of thought and creativity put into the decor of each room. As it was spring and chilly in the evening, the hosts were thoughtful in putting hot water bottles in each of the guests beds ( a lovely touch !) The food is...

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Thank steve c
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 27 September 2016

My husband and I are huge fans of Ah! Guesthouse, and have stayed with Arnold and Annelise at least twice a year for the last few years. And we will continue to do so! The accommodation is excellent, the attention to detail in everything from the colour scheme to the qualify of the food served at the brilliant breakfasts or...

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White River, South Africa
Reviewed 14 September 2016

What a find!! Travelling in the Western Cape is an awe inspiring journey, especially when the flowers are out. Had the privilege of staying at ah guest house for one night - would have happily stayed for another 4 weeks! Arnold and Annelise produced food from heaven and I would go back just for the breakfast. If travelling in the...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

WOW best describes this guest house. Very easy walking access to the beach. The rooms are very comfortable & stylishly decorated. Every detail has been thought through. They even have beach bags & beach towels available in each room. The owner is a gourmet chef who clearly enjoys himself in the kitchen. Breakfast was a treat which has to be...

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Mauritius
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

After some research I chose Ah guest house! What a good choice ! Excellent rooms , excellent hosts , excellent breakfast , few meters from the beach... What else to be said .... Do not hesitate and go there ! Thank you to Arnold and Annalise

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ah! Guest House is owner run and situated in the picturesque fisherman's village, Paternoster, just 150 km from Cape Town. Sumptuous breakfasts, gourmet dinners, comfortable bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms & attention to detail, air con, designer bedlinen, unique artwork, splash pool and personal attention await visitors to ah! guest house. ... more   less 

Additional Information about ah! Guest House

Address: 1 Mosselbank Street | Mosselbank, Paternoster, Saldanha Bay Municipality 7381, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Saldanha Bay Municipality > Paternoster
Price Range: R1 230 - R1 522 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — ah! Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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