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    Dongola Guest House

    30 Airlie Place, Constantia 7806, South Africa
    011 27 21 300 9963
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    2017/10/292017/10/30
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 403 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Don't know where to start. Dongola House is just so welcoming and beautiful and homish. Fantastic host and hostess. And the location is just stunning. Breakfast had just everything- and more. We also got some very good advice where to hike and where to eat....More

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Dongola Guest House is going to be my first recommendation to anyone needing peaceful, but central southern suburbs accommodation. The rooms are beautifully decorated and some have kitchenettes. The family and staff were incredible. Nothing was too difficult and we were a big group to...More

    Thank Vanessa T
    Response from DongolaMike, Owner at Dongola Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Vanessa, it was such a pleasure having such a pleasant happy group in our home its, easy to work hard when there is so much positive energy around. Hope you all had a fantastic reunion and hope to see you all again one day....More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Reasonable, comfortable and flexible. The owners and staff are so friendly and accommodating; they made our holiday in Cape Town. This little gem is central with clean and spacious rooms not to mention a delicious breakfast. Highly recommended!

    Thank Hie21
    Response from DongolaMike, Owner at Dongola Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Hie, thank you for taking the time to review us. We are so pleased that we in some small way made your stay in Cape Town a pleasure. Thank you for the recommendation. Warm regards, Mike, Sally and Natalie

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We travelled with a larger Group and booked 6 rooms. It was a real cosy family atmosphere with great service at Dongola. The breakfast every morning was a celebration whit fantastic food. And afternoon drinks were enjoyed with one of the most magnificent views in...More

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    Response from DongolaMike, Owner at Dongola Guest HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Ladies, so glad you enjoyed your short stay with us, pleased to note we did not compromise on the breakfast although we managed to produced 11 at the same time, Phew! Hope to see you again when you have another reunion. warm regards, Mike,...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    After five years we have visited dongola house again. It has become even better. Very very good accomodation. We had the feeling that we are welcome and the whole atmosphere is total relaxing there. We will come again. Thanks !

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    Response from DongolaMike, Owner at Dongola Guest HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Horst, please don't wait so long before your fourth visit. So glad you enjoyed the new improvements. Warm regards, Mike, Sally and Natalie.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$79 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Constantia
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    Carol K
    18 February 2016|
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    Response from DongolaMike | Property representative |
    I only found this now thank heaven Ron pointed you in the right direction.
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    limey6644
    31 July 2015|
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    Response from dongolahouse | Property representative |
    Sorry, no there is no public transport. There is a Red Bus Tour that operates a couple of kilometers from us, to Town. We will happily drop you at the Bus Stop. Kind regards Sally
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    Room Tips
    "Rooms 7 and 8 can be combined to make a 2 bedroomed suite. Both have their own bathrooms."
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    "We stayed in room #5 with direct pool access and a small porch, this room is great!"
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    "Room 4 has a private sunny terrace"
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    "All rooms are lovely. Choose a Garden Room for views."
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