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Dongola Guest House

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30 Airlie Place, Constantia 7806 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews mike and sally cape town guest house great hosts guinea fowl perfect place to stay attention to detail wonderful stay delicious breakfast each morning views of the mountains rooms are spacious beautiful location wine country south africa constantia vineyards warm welcome
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved the service, the well balanced very good breakfast and wonderful view from the terrace. The room and the bed were more than confortable. The swimming pool was more than a big bath. Very nice. We certainly hope to come back

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Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Quest21834371399
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent stay here! Room was lovely with a great shower. Pool area was also fantastic. Best of all the owners are as accommodating as possible, absolutely fantastic service with a great breakfast. Would definitely return and recommend to anyone.

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank samallan1803
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you ever want to visit Cape Town Dongola House in Constancia is the place to stay, very friendly clean comfortable lovely breakfast and amazing views. Sally Mike and Natalie make you feel very welcome 😊

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank P5671CDjulieh
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Superb in every facet. 20 mins from Waterfront, if that’s your thing. Have used this facility for many years, and it’s always my first choice in CT. You won’t b disappointed. V good restaurants 5 mins away/stunning Steenburg golf course.More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Riverbushman, Owner at Dongola Guest HouseResponded 26 November 2018

Hi glad to see we have once again met your expectations and continue to be as you put it "first rate". Thank you taking the time to write this great review and hope to see you again on your next visit to Cape Town. Warm...More

Reviewed 23 November 2018

Beautiful B&B with friendly staff, yummy breakfast, comfortable rooms each with a little terrace overlooking the owners pretty garden. We felt so welcome and were looked after perfectly. If we come to SA again, we will make sure to stay here again.More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank IndyG07
Response from Riverbushman, Owner at Dongola Guest HouseResponded 25 November 2018

Thank you for your review, the time you took is much appreciated as is your appreciation of our staff. They seem to like it here too! John has been with us for 13 years and Rochelle 10. Natalie and Claudia are coming up for 5...More

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We are situated in the tranquil Constantia Valley (Cape Town's vineyard) and bordering onto the Grootboschkloof River Walk, a small managed nature reserve with stunning views of Constantiaberg More mountain, part of Table Mountain National park. Surrounded by 9 vineyards including the 330 year old Groot Constantia, friendly pubs, superb restaurants, from easy eating to fine dining, golf courses and the magnificent Kirstenbosch botanical gardens. With the M3 Highway only three kilometres away you are minutes, by car, from the V & A Waterfront, Table Mountain, Robben Island, The International Convention Centre both Greenpoint and Newlands stadia or the spectacular beaches of the Indian and Atlantic Ocean seaboards with their quaint quirky villages and hip and happening restaurants; as well as the Central Business Districts of Cape Town, Tokai and Retreat. We are a very convenient base for the American Consulate. We can offer King size, Queen size or Twin, extra length beds with fine percale linen, en-suite bathrooms/shower rooms with bathrobes and eco friendly complimentary bath products, in eight comfortable rooms. Our scrumptious a la carte breakfast menu, can be taken in the tranquil landscaped gardens next to the 9m long solar heated pool or in the cosy dining room both with views of Table Mountain National Park .Graded 4 stars by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa, 2015 Readers Choice Award by Tripadvisor, 2015 Best 4 Star Guesthouse, Western Cape South African Tourism "Lilizela" Awards. The first guest house in Africa to be Classified "Gold" by Greenline Responsible Tourism Rating Programme a Member of Cape Town Tourism and the Constantia Valley Association. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$83 - US$142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Constantia
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$83 - US$142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Constantia
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Room & Suite (102)
Pool & Beach (21)
Dining (9)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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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
"Room 6 may have the best views"
paulg262
18 Oct 2018
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"All the rooms are great"
MonyaZim
28 Aug 2018
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"Even the smaller unit is comfortable and well equipped."
F3271EGmaryl
25 Mar 2018
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"Some rooms had private patios which got the late afternoon sun, which would be nice"
davidhalliday14
10 Mar 2018
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