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All reviewssea pointexcellent breakfastnice guesthousequiet streetb and bhome from homevery pleasant staycomfortable roomconvenient locationenjoyed our staysecure parkingevery morningspent nightscamps baywalking distanceraymondolafs
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly staff and comfortable guesthouse. The rooms are clean en big. We had 2 rooms upstairs. This is nice and quiet. The breakfast is nice and tastes good. Also plenty. The staff works hard and tries to make your stay real nice.

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Reviewed 30 March 2018

We liked the place even though there were some limitations due to the water restriction that applied at the time. All in all we enjoyed our stay at Olaf's and would recommend the place. There was always somebody around to assist with a good advice....More

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Response from Olafs2009, Front Office Manager at Olaf's Guest HouseResponded 13 April 2018

Hello and thank you for the review, hope to see you at Olaf's again. Best regards The Olaf's Team

Reviewed 7 January 2018

Nice, clean and friendly helpful staff. A bit far from citycenter but that may be an advantage.Lots of restaurants in the area and not to far from the waterfront area.The owner helps of you need some advice.

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Response from Olafs2009, Front Office Manager at Olaf's Guest HouseResponded 8 January 2018

Thank you for such a lovely response and we are glad that you found the owner very helpful and the staff friendly thank you for staying with us

Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Olaf’s is situated in a great part of Cape Town, a very short walk to the beach at Sea Point. It’s located on a very quiet street and so is very quiet and great for sleeping. Olaf’s has a lovely pool and courtyard area, as...More

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Response from Olafs2009, Front Office Manager at Olaf's Guest HouseResponded 31 December 2017

Thank you very much for such a grateful response we are happy to hear that we were very helpful and at your service, we wish you a prosperous new year and please do not be a stranger.

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

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Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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US$58 - US$220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$58 - US$220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"We had a downstairs room, which was nice because we could sit outside :)"
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