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88 Main Road, St. James 7945 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Sonnekus for 10 days September2018. . It was a first family trip to South Africa. We were impressed by the beauty and elegance of this wonderfully comfortable guest house. We were warmly greeted by the owner and son, who remained warm, friendly,...More

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Response from Mother1CapeTown, Owner at Sonnekus Guest HouseResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you doesn't seem enough for taking the time to write us such a fantastic review. We loved having you and your Family stay with us, and it really was a privilege to be able to assist you. I am also sorry you...More

Reviewed 9 September 2018

The Sonnekus house is magnificent and classic. The host couple are lovely. . They are both lovely. Location by the sea and mountain feels exclusive. The tennis court on the other side of the street was perfect.

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Response from Mother1CapeTown, Owner at Sonnekus Guest HouseResponded 10 September 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write us such a lovely review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time with us, we also enjoyed your company. Kind regards, From all at Sonnekus

Reviewed 6 August 2018

I stayed with Mike and Pat for two weeks not all that long ago and have been trying to think of any reason I can to go back to South Africa. It's a long trip from Hawaii, and I know I will be back there...More

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Response from Mother1CapeTown, Owner at Sonnekus Guest HouseResponded 8 August 2018

Dear Chris T, Thank you for taking the time to write us such an amazing review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us so much, and we also look forward to your next visit. We are so privileged to have...More

Reviewed 4 June 2018

Sonnekus Guesthouse is located right next to the beachfront and you can hear the ocean. It is near many unique shops, restaurants and coffee houses. You can mingle with the local residents. The owners are very caring and helpful which creates a comforting environment.

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Response from Mother1CapeTown, Owner at Sonnekus Guest HouseResponded 5 June 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write us such a lovely review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope you had a wonderful trip back home. Best wishes from all at Sonnekus.

Reviewed 13 March 2018

Absolutely first rate! The accommodations, management, location, price, and breakfast were nothing short of excellent. A short walk from Kalk Town's restaurants and shops, and right across the road from the beach.

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Response from Mother1CapeTown, Owner at Sonnekus Guest HouseResponded 15 March 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write us such a wonderful review. We are delighted to hear that you had such a great time with us, we look forward to seeing you again in the future.

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Description
Sonnekus, a gracious old home, circa 1926, sits at the base of the St James Mountain with the waters of False Bay at her feet. The Guest House has been lovingly restored with guest's comfort in mind and each Room More has been individually styled drawing inspiration from the sea and mountain views. Enjoy our generous breakfast, either hot or cold or even both if you have a good appetite at breakfast time. Special diets can be catered for, just let us know before the time and we will see that your needs are met. Whale watch (May to November), take leisurely strolls along the promenade, sun bathe on the beach, or go fishing from land or sea. Play Golf at one of the two Golf Courses nearby, approximately 5Kms north or south or perhaps, a set or two of Tennis to prepare your appetite for Dinner. There many excellent restaurants within walking distance, you can of course take the car if you prefer. Easy access to all major Tourist attractions e.G. Table Mountain, Cape Point and the Winelands, and a wide variety of interesting places in and around the Western Cape A resident Tourist Guide assists with information on the Western, Eastern and Northern Cape and personalised guided Tours can be arranged Come and experience our old fashioned hospitality, with all the modern comforts Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$53 - US$67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > St. James
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$53 - US$67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > St. James
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"Front facing windows provide views of the bay for whale-watching."
tarrjohnw
4 weeks ago
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"Every room is individual and different with unique characters."
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17 Feb 2018
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"Contact prior Sonnekus and explain your preferences etc."
Joponr
04 Dec 2016
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"If you have difficulty with stairs, book the room they have on the ground floor."
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07 Oct 2016
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