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Apricot Gardens Boutique Guesthouse

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May 7 May 8
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We only stayed over for one night and wish we could have spent more time at this lovely spot! Alex and Melani are really friendly and great hosts. Alex makes a mean scrambled egg for breakfast. The room we stayed in was quiet, clean and comfortable. The views and peaceful surroundings were exactly what we needed. The garden and pool...

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ApricotGardens1, Owner at Apricot Gardens Boutique Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We enjoyed your short visit and your love and enthusiasm for nature and adventure every bit as much. Looking forward to a future visit and sharing the beautiful birdlife with you. We wish you many happy travels and adventures. Warm Regards.

Breda, The Netherlands
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Quiet, great service, very friendly, lovely situated, stunning view on Gordons Bay, 2 dogs that watch over you, nice room, clean and comfortable. And Alex prepared a great dinner, what a cook! I really enjoyed my stay!

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ApricotGardens1, Owner at Apricot Gardens Boutique Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your super review. We enjoyed your presence, friendliness and enjoyment of our golf courses tremendously. We trust that you will be exploring more of Southern Africa in the near future. Wishing you all the best for the year to come.

Mainburg, Germany
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We'd been the 3rd time with Alex and Marian at Apricot Gardens. There are still nice rooms with a breathtaking view on Table Mountain and False Bay. Breakfast a la Alex is still very good and push you to the day. Try the scrambled eggs with herbs!

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ApricotGardens1, Owner at Apricot Gardens Boutique Guesthouse, responded to this review

And as always it was such a pleasure to have you staying at Apricot Gardens. Thank you for your kind review, we look forward to having you here for a fourth time. Wishing you a wonderful time back home.

Bodegraven, The Netherlands
Reviewed 23 February 2017

We spent 4 nights. Melani and Alex are real professionals, they do everything to make your stay perfect. Our suite was clean, comfortable beds. Only positive experiences. They have 4 stars. I would say it is 5 stars.

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ApricotGardens1, Owner at Apricot Gardens Boutique Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. It was such a pleasure having you stay at Apricot gardens. We have shared your great comments with our staff as well. Looking forward to welcoming you back in the future, till then we wish you only the best and lots of happiness.

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 23 February 2017

A true home from home! Great hosts and GREAT clean and neat Accomodation, every detail is taken care of and the breakfasts are a real treat!!! I'll make a point of staying with Alex and his wife at Apricot Gardens when I am in the Cape again.

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Oberwil, Switzerland
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Alex and Melani are most professional and experienced hosts, who know all about making your stay great and relaxed, from the fantastic breakfast to the organisation of your reservation in a Golfclub or a restaurant, etc.: you name it! Ask them because they are in the know! We also enjoyed the nice garden with the pool. Everything is very clean...

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ApricotGardens1, Owner at Apricot Gardens Boutique Guesthouse, responded to this review

It was an absolute pleasure to host you, getting to know you and share this special spot with you. We wish you many happy travels and perhaps a return to sunny South Africa in the future. Thank you for your wonderful review. Most appreciated, Melani, Alex and staff.

London
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Recently my wife and I stayed at this guesthouse. It is situated behind and above the village of Gordon's Bay, with a wonderful view across False Bay, which takes in the whole length of the Cape Peninsula. It is a modern building, with first class facilities. Breakfast was excellent. The owners, Alex and Melanie, are delightful, very welcoming and extremely...

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ApricotGardens1, Owner at Apricot Gardens Boutique Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments and thoughts. We take it to heart and appreciate it very much. We wish you many wonderful discoveries, adventures and pleasures in the year to come. Warm Regards, Alex and Melani

Uxbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We spent three nights at this wonderful guest house,and were made to feel very welcome by the hosts,Alex and Melanie. The rooms were very clean and the beds very comfortable,and in the morning we both looked forward to the lovely breakfast, with the fresh baked bread every morning and a large choice of different things to eat and well presented.While...

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ApricotGardens1, Owner at Apricot Gardens Boutique Guesthouse, responded to this review

Wow what a lovely review. We really appreciate it and will also share it with our awesome staff. We wish you a most fantastic happy year ahead. Warm Regards, Alex & Melani

Milton Keynes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Super suites - if you like big modern, clean rooms then this is the place for you. Ultra modern bathrooms with highest quality fittings. Wonderful sunny gardens with ample space and luxury furniture to relax by the pool. Great views of the mountains and countryside. Good location for exploring nearby attractions by car. The hosts Melani and Alex are engaging,...

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ApricotGardens1, Owner at Apricot Gardens Boutique Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your super review! We have also shared your lovely comments with our amazing staff who are such an important element of the service we are able to provide. It was such a joy to host you. We wish you all the best for the year to come and may your new ventures be most fulfilling and bring...

Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Although short stay we had fantastic time. Alex and Melani are fantastic people who really gave us a warm welcome after long journey. Rooms and the breakfast all are high standard and in combination with beautiful surrounding of Somerset it was for us very pleasant stay. Hope to come back soon for longer period!

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ApricotGardens1, Owner at Apricot Gardens Boutique Guesthouse, responded to this review

We simply loved having you here and are looking forward to your next and possibly longer stay. Until then we wish you only the best. Warm Regards, Alex, Melani and staff.

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
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  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come and enjoy the unique hospitality of Apricot Gardens Boutique Guesthouse with its outstanding panoramic view over False Bay to Table Mountain and Helderberg. Stay in one of the superbly appointed suites/rooms. Relax in the sprawling pristine natural environment away from the hustle and bustle after a round of golf or exploring the abundance of activities in the surrounding areas from City life to nature trails. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Apricot Gardens Boutique Guesthouse

Address: 32, Sweet Waters Road, Gordon's Bay 7140, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Gordon's Bay
Price Range: $145 - $173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Apricot Gardens Boutique Guesthouse 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Choose any room, views remain stunning.”
lvanderreep, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms at the front side have the best view”
peterschoob, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The rooms right next to the pool are fantastic”
brentpieterse1, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All are great and definitely meet the 5 star guesthouse criteria.”
patter5001, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms are varied in size and views - best to check website or discuss with owner. Does have one self catering appt.”
Gurkha36, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
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