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    Olaf's Guest House

    24 Wisbeach Road | Sea Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 6220
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    Free Wifi
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    Multilingual Staff
    Free Parking
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 24 October 2017

    Family run guest house. Personal touch and very helpful staff. Helped us to arrange our trip. Location is very central. Very close to water front. We had very good Time there. Impuls recommend this place to AllMore

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    Response from Olafs2009, Front Office Manager at Olaf's Guest HouseResponded 25 October 2017

    Hello Deepak, Thank you it is a great feeling indeed that we as a team made your visit a pleasant one. Thank you for recommending our house and we looking forward to host you in the near future we hope when you visit Capetown. Olaf's...More

    Reviewed 13 October 2017

    It is located quite far from the city centre, but close to the sea. They served a basic breakfast. There are cameras all over the place (inside and outside). Thus, I felt supervised all the time. And walls are very thin so you can hear...More

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    Response from Olafs2009, Front Office Manager at Olaf's Guest HouseResponded 18 October 2017

    Thank you for your response Thomas the cameras are outside and in the lounge and eating place and we do not have cameras beyond the places I mentioned our guests' safety is our priority and at the same time we still respect their privacy and...More

    Reviewed 9 October 2017

    I stay there one week in a big, comfortable room, a good variety within the breakfast, two morning newspapers, very warmhearted staff, good wifi installation, even a laptop to use besides the cellphone, good restaurant tips, quiet place and very clean guesthouse.

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    Response from Olafs2009, Front Office Manager at Olaf's Guest HouseResponded 10 October 2017

    Hello Sohmark, Thank you for your lovely review. We happy to hear you enjoyed your stay. looking forward to see you soon.

    Reviewed 17 July 2017

    We truly enjoyed our stay at Olaf's. The location was awesome and close to many restaurants and things to do. From the very beginning the staff at Olaf's went out of their way to make sure our stay was great. They helped us with sightseeing...More

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    Response from Olafs2009, Front Office Manager at Olaf's Guest HouseResponded 26 July 2017

    Thank you for the review and staying at Olafs Guest House, it was nice having you here.

    Reviewed 7 July 2017

    We were a group of 4 families staying together, Raymond and his team looked after us wonderfully. Behind a high wall is an oasis of home from home comfort. You first see a small plunge pool, sun loungers and courtyard seating area before you go...More

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    Response from Olafs2009, Front Office Manager at Olaf's Guest HouseResponded 8 July 2017

    Thank you for such an awesome feedback we are thrilled to hear how much great experience you had and Raymond and the rest of the team made your stay pleasant. We can't wait to have you back in the near future.

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