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    Acorn House

    1 Montrose Avenue | Oranjezicht, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    US$97
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    Overview

    • Excellent91%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Pool
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    4 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Upon arrival, after a large flight, I was greeted by Stewart and a much needed glass of wine. The house is beautiful and accomodations very comfortable. Breakfast was great and I loved having it in the porch by the swimming pool. The staff was very...More

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    Reviewed 22 March 2017

    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

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    Reviewed 14 March 2017

    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

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    Reviewed 6 March 2017

    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

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    Reviewed 3 March 2017

    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

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$80 - US$129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    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
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    jillfindlay
    looking for a twin room for my daughter and I ..do you have these rooms? spet25 to oct 4
    3 May 2016|
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    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
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    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
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    Room Tips
    "Rooms at the back are quieter."
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    "Cape Town views"
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    "The two upstairs rooms that have a shared balcony are great if you're traveling with another couple."
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    "Download UBER before traveling to South Africa. UBER is cheap in South Africa. Might just have to hunt for..."
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