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The Hout Bay Hideaway

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All reviewsevery morninghosts suehidden awaycape towntasteful furnishingscomplimentary bottle of winebeautiful breakfastprivate terraceexcellent hostsfresh fruitnothing is too much troublenight's sleeproom balconytea and coffeea fantastic place to stayrooms are spaciousguest house
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

We've just returned from our fourth magical trip to the 'Hideaway'. Sue and Martin have lost none of their enthusiasm ,high standards and genuine warmth which made our stay another memorable one. The immaculate breakfast and accompanying morning chats are not to be missed.

Thank chris b
Response from Martin C, Owner at The Hout Bay HideawayResponded 7 March 2017

Thank you for your lovely review, it really was our pleasure having you stay again and we also enjoyed our morning chats. Here's to the next time ..........

Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I really like Hout Bay. And Hout Bay Hideaway was the perfect place to experience it. The girl on the plane told me it "wasn't as chi-chi" as the rest of the peninsula. I guess what she meant was that it doesn't try too hard,...More

Thank ONECSG
Response from Martin C, Owner at The Hout Bay HideawayResponded 22 February 2017

Thank you for your kind words and lovely review. We're so pleased you chose to stay with us in Hout Bay for your first trip to SA and hopefully it won't be your last.

Reviewed 9 February 2017

South Africa, we find, often sets the gold standard in guest house excellence. It is rare that we have had cause to complain about our experiences in the Cape. This one exceeded expectations, which is a challenge when you are hardened travellers with many comparables...More

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Response from Martin C, Owner at The Hout Bay HideawayResponded 14 February 2017

Thank you for your very, very kind words, it really was our pleasure having you stay with us. Enjoy the rest of your time in SA, good luck with your new venture and we hope to welcome you back to The Hideaway on one of...More

Reviewed 6 February 2017

What a fabulous place to spend our time in Cape Town. Martin and Sue gave us a lovely welcome and could not do enough for us. Their gardens are lovely and peaceful and a perfect place to relax and catch your breath. The room we...More

Thank scanne
Response from Martin C, Owner at The Hout Bay HideawayResponded 8 February 2017

Thank you, it's always good to get a good review and it's extra special when it comes from a traveler your experience. We look forward to welcoming you back to The Hideaway and Cape Town.

Reviewed 31 January 2017

This is a fantastic place to stay - a home that feels like a home but all the touches of a 5* hotel. My room was beautifully clean, equipped & styled. The breakfast was delicious with some of the best home pastries I've ever tasted....More

Thank Blidget
Response from Martin C, Owner at The Hout Bay HideawayResponded 1 February 2017

Thank you for your very kind words. We hope all is well and it would be lovely to see you again some time in the future.

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Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
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Pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$132 - US$195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$132 - US$195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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mayatraveler09
15 January 2017|
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Response from Martin C | Property representative |
Hi, Thank you for your enquiry, The Hideaway is very near the center of Hout Bay, it is a walk of just over 5 minutes to the beach and restaurants, it may take a couple of minutes more to walk back as we are on a hill ! A... More
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"Bay view room"
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"The Skylight Suite with double aspect doors to the wrap around veranda and direct access to the garden and..."
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"We loved the upstairs room at the back which overlooks the garden and pool."
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"We stayed in the Bay View Suite which was perfect"
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