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The Hout Bay Hideaway

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37 Skaife Street, Hout Bay 7806 South Africa
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#3 of 64 B&Bs / Inns in Hout Bay
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The Hout Bay Hideaway is a peaceful luxurious Guest House overlooking the ocean, mountains and beach of Hout Bay, accommodating a maximum of 9 guests in 4 beautifully furnished rooms. Only a few minutes walk to the restaurants and beach and only a 20 minutes easy drive from the center of Cape Town.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Outdoor pool
Free breakfast
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Private balcony
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Refrigerator
Flatscreen TV
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Bay View
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179mick wrote a review Mar 2020
Wakefield, United Kingdom3 contributions
This house is a bit special, all the rooms were individual and beautifully furnished with great attention to detail, very big comfortable beds and even a cute kitchenette. We started in Sentinel which was great but then moved to Bay View which became available because, well, it had a bay view! Both rooms had their own terrace where breakfast was served at a time to suit yourselves which suited us being a pair of sleepy heads. Fruit, yogurt pastries, cereals plus cooked to order made lunch a late affair. Run by Sue and Martin a couple of Tykes from Sheffield a warm and friendly welcome is guaranteed. We will return.
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Date of stay: February 2020
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Tom Ladds wrote a review Feb 2020
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Recently stayed in the Hout Bay Hideaway with my wife on our honeymoon and had a fantastic time. Sue and Martin were amazing hosts and couldn't have done more to help, highly recommend. Tom & Laurence
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Date of stay: February 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Response from Martin Collins, Owner at The Hout Bay Hideaway
Responded 25 Feb 2020
It really was our pleasure having you stay and we are so pleased your honeymoon started well. Thanks to your aunt and uncle for recommending us. Hope to see you again sometime in the future.
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GardnersWorld wrote a review Feb 2020
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom40 contributions2 helpful votes
We spent two nights at the start of our trip here in Hout Bay. As with the best b&bs we could easily have spent longer. Cape Town is an easy Uber ride away and the lovely Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens are just around the bay. Our room was fabulous: so quiet and with a beautiful view towards Hout Bay harbour. Breakfast was a delicious spread of cereals, fruits, yoghurt, pastries, fresh breads and eggs & bacon if you still had room. Great tea and freshly ground coffee in the room plus a lovely bottle of wine chilling in the fridge. This would make a great alternative to staying in central Cape Town. Thank you Sue and Martin for such a welcome start to our holiday.
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Date of stay: February 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Response from Martin Collins, Owner at The Hout Bay Hideaway
Responded 25 Feb 2020
Thank you for your lovely review and we are so pleased you enjoyed your short but sweet stay. Enjoy the rest of your time in SA.
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dhoope690413 wrote a review Feb 2020
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The Hout Bay Hideaway is located in a quiet exclusive residential area. The house is beautiful with antique furnishings and is spotless clean. The hosts Sue and Martin were wonderful making our stay memorable. We had the pool view room which was lovely over looking the tropical gardens and pool which was lovely for a swim. We had breakfast served on our private balcony which was fabulous with delicious cereal, fresh fruits, yogurt and lovely cakes. Everything was excellent you won’t be disappointed if you stay here.
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Response from Martin Collins, Owner at The Hout Bay Hideaway
Responded 25 Feb 2020
Thank you for your very kind words, it was a pleasure having you stay and we hope all went well with the car!
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Clive G wrote a review Feb 2020
Norwich, United Kingdom22 contributions17 helpful votes
We were newly arrived from the UK and the Hideaway was a splendid start to out trip. Lovely spacious room with a veranda. Small kitchenette to make drinks and a microwave. Martin and Sue are very welcoming, full of local knowledge and very keen to make sure your stay is the best. Lovely breakfasts on the veranda. If all our stopping places are like this then we shall have a great stay in South Africa.
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So glad you enjoyed your visit to The Hideaway and hopefully the rest of your time in SA was successful.
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US$103 - US$158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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South AfricaWestern CapeCape TownHout Bay
NUMBER OF ROOMS
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Hout Bay Hideaway
Which popular attractions are close to The Hout Bay Hideaway?
Nearby attractions include Mukanya Creations (0.7 km), Rockchic Crystal Shop (0.7 km), and And Banana (0.7 km).
What are some of the property amenities at The Hout Bay Hideaway?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a pool.
Which room amenities are available at The Hout Bay Hideaway?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at The Hout Bay Hideaway?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at The Hout Bay Hideaway?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to The Hout Bay Hideaway?
Conveniently located restaurants include Cheyne's, Chapmans Peak Hotel Restaurant, and Dunes Beach Restaurant & Bar.
Are there opportunities to exercise at The Hout Bay Hideaway?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Are there any historical sites close to The Hout Bay Hideaway?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Groot Constantia (5.4 km).
Does The Hout Bay Hideaway have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the mountain view available here.