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Acorn House

1 Montrose Avenue | Oranjezicht, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Apr 9 Apr 10
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    All reviews b b table mountain no air conditioning restaurant suggestions recommended restaurants little touches sitting room booking restaurants breakfast was excellent stay in cape town home from home south africa cold buffet honesty bar place to stay quiet location small pool first stop lovely room tea coffee
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    This guest house is superbly situated in a quiet suburb on high ground beneath Table Mountain. We were looked after with genuine warmth by the lovely staff (Asisipo, Thabiso, Stan, and Oliver), who on one evening managed to get us a table at a restaurant...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed at Acorn House for 6 nights. I have to agree with recent reviews: this is an excellent choice within easy reach of the city centre, Table Mountain and other attractions. The welcome could not have been warmer and all staff were extremely helpful...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Guests needs are priority in this lovely house. Denise and Stan were most helpful in arranging our activities and restaurants. Nothing was too much trouble. The rooms are spacious and very comfortable with lovely artistic touches. Breakfasts on the terrace are delicious. Well situated for...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Stan and Denise made us feel genuinely welcome from our first meeting and were always on hand to provide advice on where, when and how to visit the tourist hotspots. Variety and quality of breakfast was excellent and there is a handy deli restaurant across...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We had read previous reviews and wondered if it was as good as said.It was!! All staff excellent particularly Stan and Denise. Breakfast by the pool idyllic and plenty of choice.staff recommended restaurants and all we tried were top quality. Arranged bookings at a moments...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    Caleen G
    hi, do you provide transfer to airport after check out? We need to take a plane out of cape town in the middle of the night ( our flight is at 550am). Is it possible for a transfer?
    19 May 2016|
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    Response from Lyn J | Reviewed this property |
    I am sure the staff will arrange transport they are fantastic
    looking for a twin room for my daughter and I ..do you have these rooms? spet25 to oct 4
    3 May 2016|
    Response from AcornCPT | Property representative |
    Dear Jill, Thank you for your enquiry into a stay at Acorn House. We can accommodate you in a twin bedded room for the period you have requested. IN: 25 September 2016 OUT: 04 October 2016 Our rate for September is... More
    Andrea R
    hi we are due to come out to stay with you in January, haven just received my tickets it states that we are staying in a twin room , as this is our 25th wedding year is there anyway of changing this. kind regards
    30 December 2014|
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    Response from AcornCPT | Property representative |
    Hello Andrea Please contact us directly. We would need a little more information, dates staying at Acorn House and under who's last name it has been booked? Once we have this information we can check what we can do for... More
    Room Tips
    "Rooms at the back are quieter."
    Bill_Atk, 24 days agoRead review
    "Cape Town views"
    Lynn D, 6 months agoRead review
    "The two upstairs rooms that have a shared balcony are great if you're traveling with another couple."
    JoanRN_48, 7 months agoRead review
    "Download UBER before traveling to South Africa. UBER is cheap in South Africa. Might just have to hunt for..."
    rsv92, 9 months agoRead review
    "The rooms overlooking the pool area are quiet."
    Janet P, 10 months agoRead review
    "We loved the Park room - it faces the street and has a balcony."
    Mary Kate D, 10 months agoRead review
    "My room had a window that looked out on to table mountain, but the rooms at the front did have a terrace"
    Lyn J, 10 months agoRead review
    "They all looked good to me."
    TrooperM11, 10 months agoRead review
    "I would say all rooms are excellent"
    Blueblazer67, 11 months agoRead review
    "We didn't actually see any of the rooms in the main house, but the cottage was certainly a good place to..."
    Baard E, 11 months agoRead review
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