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51 on Forest Drive Guest House

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51 Forest Drive, Pinelands 7405 South Africa See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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4 Star accommodation
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All reviews cape town place to stay a wonderful stay south africa city centre self catering at home theresa airport house accommodation venue host pleasure
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Stayed in the Diamond Bedroom. Very very comfortable bed, super white clean 100% cotton bedding. Ample blankets in cupboard for the chilly nights. Large en-suite,. Love the mirrors & artwork in the bathroom & bedroom. Time wise, I could not stay to sit down for...More

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Response from U8796BYinfo, Manager at 51 on Forest Drive Guest HouseResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for the great review Lorna. It was a pleasure having you and your son her. I hope you water situation has been sorted out. If you every need a break away again you know where we are :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the Platinum flat with a large sitting area with a fully equipped kitchenette for self- catering purposes and large ensuite bedroom. We were pleased to have heating in all rooms including the bathroom! The breakfast excelled in quality and choice and we were...More

Thank msercombe
Response from U8796BYinfo, Manager at 51 on Forest Drive Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the lovely review Myra. Always a pleasure having you stay with us and we look forward to your next visit :)

Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Beautiful setting... room is very cozy and comfortable... with frozen home made meals in the freezer... breakfast menu is varied and requests are accommodated with pleasure! Best part... fudge and chocolate covered dates for breakfast! Staff are super friendly! Wish I was staying longer!!!

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Response from U8796BYinfo, Manager at 51 on Forest Drive Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write such a great review Michelle. Always lovely to hear such good feedback. I am glad you enjoyed the fudge and date balls :) Hopefully we will see you again in the future.

Reviewed 11 February 2018

Very friendly owner and the service was great and flexible. Everything was clean. The breakfast was excellent and a great and with a great variety. Quit and secure. Close to the city center. Delicious dinner. Nice clean pool.

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Response from forestdrive, Manager at 51 on Forest Drive Guest HouseResponded 23 February 2018

Thank you so much for the kind words Ruth. It was such a pleasure having you all stay here and I am so glad you enjoyed your stay & dinner with us.

Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Very clean and comfortable stay. The staff were so friendly and helpful. It became home away from home for us and we were sad to say goodbye. Definitely recommend the location- about a 20 mins taxi ride away from city centre, but a very safe...More

Thank Pip H
Response from forestdrive, Manager at 51 on Forest Drive Guest HouseResponded 24 November 2017

Thank you for staying with us & we really appreciate your positive feedback!

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These Bed & Breakfast or self-catering rooms offer warm hospitality in comfortable, luxurious surroundings, in a tranquil, garden setting. Forest Drive Establishments is located in the Garden City of Pinelands, Cape Town, South Africa. Known as the 10-minute suburb, we are situated close to the N1, N2 and M5 freeways, allowing quick access to Cape Town International Airport, The Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, the City Centre and beautiful beaches, all within 10 - 15 minutes by car. Pinelands boast two top-ranking golf courses, i.e. the Mowbray and Rondebosch Golf courses.

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Certificate of Excellence
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Suites, Kitchenette
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US$68 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South AfricaWestern CapeCape TownPinelands
Traveller (61)
Room & Suite (57)
Pool & Beach (13)
Dining (9)
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Response from jonomad1 | Reviewed this property |
We gave the laundry to the guest house and they did it - didn't see any self laundry facilities. They looked after our luggage after we booked out as we had a late flight.
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