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Fairways on the Bay

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Fairways Street, Camps Bay 8005 South Africa
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitised in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
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Updated 21/02/23 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 21/02/23 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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#28 of 62 B&Bs / Inns in Camps Bay
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The Fairways on the Bay is a contemporary boutique hotel offering 8 elegantly styled and comfortable suites. The hotel is perfectly situated 100 meters from the beachfront of Cape Town's trendy suburb, Camps Bays and within walking distance to the local restaurants, bars and shops. The 8 luxury rooms are all en-suite, stylishly furnished with king-size beds or twin beds on request and a spacious sitting area. Modern room amenities include complimentary Wi-Fi, flat-screen TV with satellite channels, individually controlled air-conditioning and heating, bar fridge, tea and coffee making facilities and bathroom amenities. Selected rooms also boast a quaint balcony, balustrade or beautiful bay window overlooking the mountains and or sea. The swimming pool at Place on the Bay, adjacent to Fairways on the Bay, is available for use by Fairways’ guests and overlooks Camps Bay beachfront.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Breakfast available
Beach
Adults only
Non-smoking hotel
Laundry service
Secured parking
Wifi
Outdoor pool
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Air conditioning
Safe
Seating area
Wardrobe / wardrobe
Refrigerator
Electric kettle
Cable / satellite TV
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Private bathrooms
Flatscreen TV
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Mountain view
Ocean view
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Centrally Located
Bay View
Languages Spoken
English
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Jose_ds_Faria wrote a review 03 Jul
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Location is great, staff were amazing but was disappointed with the lightning in the room. It was almost impossible to read. Bathroom area could do with an upgrade, bedding didn't fit completely over the bed, towels in the bathroom could've been bigger and a small desk to work on would've helped. But great value for money setting all of the above aside for a day or two.
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Date of stay: June 2021
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thanse787458 wrote a review Mar 2020
Kristiansand, Norway1 contribution
Charming large old style rooms gave us a relaxing atmosphere. The "sister" hotel located in front towards the beach gave noise shelter for the traffic on main road. Excellent breakfast on next-door restaurant, but breakfast coupon normally covered only 60-70 % of the costs.
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Date of stay: February 2020
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mmough204792 wrote a review Feb 2020
Southampton, United Kingdom1 contribution
Location across the road from the beach. Lovely breakfast provided in a cafe/bar directly outside the hotel. A 240 Rand voucher is given for spending in the cafe, if you go over the limit you pay the extra. The voucher is ample to purchase a good cooked breakfast and a drink. Lovely restaurants very close by. Cape Town 15 minutes easy drive or Uber away. Nice pool area. Staff very helpful. Car parking easy and secure.
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christineuqrx6ot2020 wrote a review Jan 2020
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This accommodation was in an excellent location and had lovely big rooms. High standards of cleanliness and wonderful reception staff especially the ever obliging Marion. Nothing was too much trouble for her
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Date of stay: January 2020
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David M wrote a review Dec 2019
Vero Beach, Florida10812 contributions108 helpful votes
I was looking for two nights in Cape Town before joining my spring plant life tour group in August 2019. I wanted a good location, and had heard of Camps Bay, starting with surfing/bodyboarding videos on YouTube. As it turned out, Fairways/Place on the Bay has a splendid location at the north end of a busy restaurant and retail strip, tucked into a residential neighborhood, and at a pedestrian crosswalk to the rather busy beach, which had an offshore wind, big waves, and surfers as I arrived. I had signed up for the Fairways' most modest room, on the ground floor without a view. This was for price, and also because I didn't expect to hang around. The room was nicely decorated, excellent bath facilities, but a little odd in lacking a desk, so I sat on the bed next to the (useful) refrigerator. The lobby is a spacious "living room" with coffee. The area remained busy Saturday evening and Sunday morning, the surf had calmed and a sizable, motley group of people assembled for a recreational one-mile swim (60º water, some wearing wetsuits, most not). I headed out for a day using the hop-on, hop-off bus to Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden. The Fairways/Place on the Bay staff were helpful with local information and arranging my taxi to the next hotel. I had a very comfortable time and couldn't have had a more pleasant introduction to Cape Town. And of course the Camp Bay setting at the foot of Table Mountain is spectacular.
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Date of stay: August 2019
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PRICE RANGE
US$53 - US$166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
South AfricaWestern CapeCape TownCamps Bay
NUMBER OF ROOMS
8
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Frequently Asked Questions about Fairways on the Bay
Which popular attractions are close to Fairways on the Bay?
Nearby attractions include Greenpoint Park and Biodiversity Garden (0.1 km), Camp's Bay Beach (0.3 km), and Cape Corporate Tours (0.04 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Fairways on the Bay?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and free parking.
Which room amenities are available at Fairways on the Bay?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Fairways on the Bay?
Guests can enjoy breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Fairways on the Bay?
Yes, free parking and secured parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Fairways on the Bay?
Conveniently located restaurants include Mantra Cafe Camps Bay, Codfather Seafood & Sushi, and Ocean Blue.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Fairways on the Bay?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Is Fairways on the Bay located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.2 km away from the centre of Camps Bay.
Are there any historical sites close to Fairways on the Bay?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Iziko Slave Lodge (4.7 km), City Hall (4.1 km), and Iziko Koopmans-De Wet House (5.0 km).
Does Fairways on the Bay have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the city view available here.