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Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

We recently had a quick one night stay at Morningside Cottage. All the staff were friendly and welcoming. They were very accommodating in adding extra beds into an appropriate room for our small children when I called to make the reservation. In the morning we were treated to a good breakfast (cooked to order and a continental spread) Overall it...

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M0rningside_C0ttage, Guest Relations Manager at Morningside Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review. We really do appreciate it. Kind Regards The Morningside Cottage Team

Reviewed 6 July 2015

Our group stayed here for several nights. The staff was very friendly and accommodating, and the food was wonderful! The rooms were spacious, clean, and comfortable. If I'm back in Tokai, I'll definitely stay here!

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M0rningside_C0ttage, Guest Relations Manager at Morningside Cottage, responded to this review

Hello Elizabeth Thank you for taking the time to write a review. it is much appreciated. Kind Regards Morningside Cottage Team

Ladismith
Reviewed 16 June 2015

Fabulous friendly and helpful staff made our weekend away feel like we were 'home from home'! Lovely suites with large walk in shower with attention to detail - every boxed ticked for us. Great breakfast served by Sharon and Patience was a cherry on the top. Thanks for a wonderful stay.

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M0rningside_C0ttage, Guest Relations Manager at Morningside Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you Ladilady We're so glad you had a good stay with us. Hope to see you again.

Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 18 May 2015

we have just spent 2 nights at the cottage.Very warm welcome and friendly staff.Good breakfast with hot and cold selection.We had to leave early on Sunday and Frank(think it was his name) was at the kitchen area at 7am. All.All goodies already set out and ready to serve.Rooms are very clean with dstv etc.I would definitely recommend this Bed and...

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M0rningside_C0ttage, Guest Relations Manager at Morningside Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you Kevin. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay.

Reviewed 16 May 2015 via mobile

A wonderful home away from home. Beautiful surroundings, freshly prepared meals in a calm and relaxing environment. Stylishly decorated rooms and within close proximity to many great attractions, wine lands sea and mountain side alike with staff who are more than willing to give advice on must see attractions, where to dine and shop going out of their way to...

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M0rningside_C0ttage, Guest Relations Manager at Morningside Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review Carly. We hope to see you again soon

Houghton, MI
Reviewed 28 April 2015

Our experience with Morningside Cottage is a little different from most of their guests. We have been coming to South Africa from the States for 5 years now with a group of students that we take out to the Karoo for a field camp and needed a place to stage our trip. We happened on Morningside and things have worked...

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M0rningside_C0ttage, Manager at Morningside Cottage, responded to this review

It is such a pleasure to see you every year. Thank you for the lovely review.

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 23 April 2015

The atmosphere is great and for me it is close to our South African Office and a greta place to stay. Quiet an dte people are just fantastic, only there when you need them. I would strongly recommend this motel fro business or holiday as it is quiet and safe.

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M0rningside_C0ttage, Manager at Morningside Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you Herb. It is always lovely to see you.

Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 11 April 2015

Beautiful surroundings in Cape Town with mountain views. Top class service and amenities. Quiet environment yet 5 minutes away from major shopping malls. Country feeling in the city. Beautiful wine farms and beaches in very close proximity

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M0rningside_C0ttage, Manager at Morningside Cottage, responded to this review

Thanks for the review Carol. We look forward to seeing you again.

Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 10 April 2015

Great stay. Quiet, clean inviting accommodation. Ideally situated with easy access to main roads and key sites to visit (Hout Bay, Fish Hoek, Kirstenbos and easy ride into Cape Town). Access to shops and restaurants at the Blue Route mall.

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M0rningside_C0ttage, Manager at Morningside Cottage, responded to this review

Hello James. Thank you for the review. It was a pleasure to have you stay at Morningside Cottage. We hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 21 March 2015

Very comfortable; excellent varied breakfast; warm welcome; very clean; easy access to main roads and beaches. Lovely pool. Spacious shower. Good parking. Stay was too brief; would definitely stay again.

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We'd love you to stay with us again. Thank you for the review

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Minibar
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Morningside Cottage is a tranquil guesthouse situated in Tokai, Cape Town. There are lovely forests around that you may enjoy long beautiful walks in. We are situated 20 minutes from Cape Town CBD and 25 Minutes away from Cape Town International Airport. Muizenburg Beach is close by if you feel like a swim in the Indian Ocean. Plenty of restaurants and wine farms to visit. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Morningside Cottage

Address: 3 Thatch Close, Tokai 7945, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Tokai
Price Range: $122 - $249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Morningside Cottage 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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“we always ask for Room 7 - furthest into the garden.”
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