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Ashanti Gardens Guesthouse

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7 Union Street Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001 South Africa See on map
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
2 Star accommodation
30 Sep01 Oct
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 18 July 2018

I was first booked for a private room at the guest house and had to ask and change after the first night because it doesn't feel safe (I was all alone at the house). It was not a positive experience at all, so maybe Ashanti...More

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Response from LisaKrohn, Owner at Ashanti Gardens GuesthouseResponded 20 July 2018

Hello Yonara Thank you for your review. Yes, our guest houses are seperate from the main backpackers lodge on purpose. That way, it is quiet and those booking en-suite rooms can have peace and quiet and sleep well at night. It is just unfortunate that...More

Reviewed 29 May 2018

Excellent stay in Cape Town by Ashanti Guesthouses. We stay only one night in Cape Town but we have excellent services in the bar and the services, cleanliness and location where excellent. We sleep together with my two colleagues for the lower price.

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Response from Jason-AshantiLodge, Manager at Ashanti Gardens GuesthouseResponded 5 June 2018

Hi guysS8611QI Thank you so much for the review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay and we hope you come stay again. Kind regards, Jason

Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Room #2 is clean, has a ceiling fan, door and courtyard to room #5 where 4 of our young adult students stayed. We all loved the conscience and accessibility to each other. The breakfast was excellent and made for a great start to our day....More

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Response from Jason-AshantiLodge, Manager at Ashanti Gardens GuesthouseResponded 23 January 2018

Hi Paula Thank you for the informative review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay and got to enjoy some of our amenities. We hope you come stay with us again next time you are in Cape Town! :) Kind regards, Jason

Reviewed 9 January 2018

Spent my birthday week at Ashanti Guesthouse in Gardens with family and friends. Walking distance to many great spots, shops as well as Long street. Was worth every cent. I would definitely book there again

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Response from Jason-AshantiLodge, Manager at Ashanti Gardens GuesthouseResponded 16 January 2018

Hi KayMo2018 From all of us at Ashanti we hope you had an awesome birthday! Thank you for the review and we hope to see you again in the future. Kind regards, Jason

Reviewed 8 December 2017

Ive known the Ashanti guest houses for quite some time and Ive never known of anyone who didnt immediately become one of the family there, Fantastic place, great locations, brilliant staff, I could go on and on. Thanks fro the memories guys!

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Response from Jason-AshantiLodge, Manager at Ashanti Gardens GuesthouseResponded 19 December 2017

Hi Randallios S Thank you for the kind review, we are glad you and your family enjoyed your stay and would love to welcome you back anytime! ;) Kind regards, Jason

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An off-shoot of Ashanti Backpackers Lodge, the Ashanti Guest Houses are 2 lovingly restored Victorian mansions , located near vibey Kloof St. Each room has a spacious bathroom, satellite television, hi-speed ...More wifi and a tea/coffee station. The two houses also each have their own communal kitchen for you to use. Less
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Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Tennis Court
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Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$60 - US$94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central > City Bowl
Room & Suite (10)
Dining (2)
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"Try the vegie fry up breakfast - great for hungry tummies - generous portions, unbeatable price."
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"Family room"
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"I will never support this hotel again. Front desk had some nice staff, but one man that was working was very..."
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"bring ear plugs"
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