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Atforest Guest House

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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good22%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
1 week ago
“Comfortable & good location ”
17 May 2017
“Used and ripped off”
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Breakfast included
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This guesthouse was comfortable & the team very friendly & helpful. It is very near to road networks so easy to get around by car. Could do with a bit of modernisation but would not put me off staying here. Really enjoyed our stay.

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Reviewed 17 May 2017

Let me start this review off by stating two facts. One, I have no desire to be treated any differently than anyone else and secondly I have never, in all my years of travelling on the road ever found it necessary to vacate an accommodation...More

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Response from PietCapeTown, Owner at Atforest Guest HouseResponded 26 May 2017

Alan is also in the hospitality industry and seems to think he should get a better deal than other guests paying the same. He is also not shy to twist facts in his favour, making out that the room he was allocated was on a...More

Reviewed 22 March 2017

This is a nice b and b in Cape Town, but it is a bit quirky. Room is fine (a bit old-fashioned), shower room did not look great, but the water pressure was good and strong and it was clean. Pool in garden, was a...More

Thank Michele22London
Response from PietCapeTown, Owner at Atforest Guest HouseResponded 25 March 2017

Dear Michele, Sorry to read about the pool, air conditioner and shower room. The problems will be investigated, but the old fashionedness you might have seen on photos before you booked! We are just old fashioned! The house is 110 years old and I, myself,...More

Reviewed 18 February 2017

Rooms are very old and shabby. Bathroom is very cramped, the shower is full of black mold. Disgusting! Breakfast is lower average The wind is blowing through the closed windows. It is a cheap guest house, but for the offered performance nevertheless too expensive

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Reviewed 18 January 2016

Atforest is clean, safe and has easy access to Cape Town. Lance and Mama (as I referred to her the helper and cleaner) are very friendly and helpful in helping you to find your way around on your own and attending to queries.The breakfast is...More

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Hotel description
Atforest is a 3 star b&b in Cape Town under Table Mountain. We are near restaurants, a bus service (around the corner), and all the beaches and other attractions.
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US$98 - US$135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$98 - US$135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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"If you have to stay at Atforest get one of the front rooms"
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"Rear rooms have view of Table Mountain and there is a sofa on the verandah at the front."
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"Ask for the room with the beautifully remodeled bathroom with slate floor and shower."
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"We had a room next to the pool and we enjoyed that very much."
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