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Cologne, Germany
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Good place to stay. Big room and surroundings, nice pool. Good and useful tips from Harvey received (Shopping, parking, places to see,...) If we travel again to RSA we will stay there again. Good breakfast. Easy and fast laundry.

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Harvey F, General Manager at The Oak and Vine Guest House, responded to this review

Hi There, Hope you are all well, was great having all off you stay with us and so happy you guys used our beautiful pool. We look forward to your return visit. Warm regards Harvey and Tasneem

Gauteng, South Africa
Reviewed 5 February 2017

What a warm welcome when I arrived, Harvey you are a gem and your team are fabulous, my room was amazing - I had my own cottage, amenities were great and the breakfast was delicious. Warm home made bread is always a delight and there was so much to chose from. Location was close to where I needed to be...

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Harvey F, General Manager at The Oak and Vine Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Evi, Thanks for the great review, looking forward to your next visit. Regards Harvey

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 4 February 2017

A gem in the suburbs. Harvey and his team are great hosts. Great access to the highways and surrounds especially when travelling on business. Some excellent restaurants of all types in the area for dinner.

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Harvey F, General Manager at The Oak and Vine Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Leigh Anne, So happy you enjoyed your stay with us. It was a pleasure hosting you and we look forward to your return. Kind regards Harvey and Tasneem

Reviewed 2 February 2017

The oak and vine is a remarkable luxury guest house in Cape Town. Good area, close to great restaurants, clean, well kept and very comfortable rooms. The hospitality will has made it my new "go-to" for business trips to Cape Town

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Harvey F, General Manager at The Oak and Vine Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Rae Very nice meeting you and so glad to hear that this is now your new place to stay when in Cape Town. We look forward to your return and Jerry's I'm sure will be on your agenda. Regards Harvey

Centurion, South Africa
Reviewed 1 February 2017

I was in Cape Town on business for 3 weeks and stayed in another Guesthouse in Claremont. The last night I had to move rooms and by default you expect the same class of room as the other 18 nights. Not true - no en-suite bathroom and no desk to work at night. This was unaccountable and after phoning ariound...

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Harvey F, General Manager at The Oak and Vine Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Suzzette, It was a pleasure helping your stay be more comfortable and I look forward to your return. Hope to see you soon Warm regards Harvey

Reviewed 29 January 2017

I was visiting friends and decided on The Oak and Vine Guest House, everyone was welcoming and attentive. The breakfast was great and the room was really comfortable with access to wifi and air conditioning. Definitely be back.

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Harvey F, General Manager at The Oak and Vine Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Steve, Thanks so much for the great review, it was a pleasure getting to know you and we look forward to seeing you again when back in Cape Town. Regards Harvey and Tasneem

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 21 January 2017

I stayed in the Sunbird loft for the first weekend of 2017. It is a bit awkward space wise due to the slant of the roof, but certainly roomy enough for one person. The hosts make a huge effort to accommodate and make you feel comfortable which really adds a personal touch.

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Harvey F, General Manager at The Oak and Vine Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Katrin Thanks so much for the kind review, hope you have settled in to the new job. look forward to seeing you soon maybe the Argus. warm regards Harvey

Pinetown, South Africa
Reviewed 16 January 2017

My mum and I had the pleasure of staying for the night on the 30th December and we were so sorry that our stay wasn't longer as our experience was absolutely fantastic. The guest house is beautiful and you can feel the warmth. Our bedroom was also beautiful and clean and the bed was comfy. The breakfast was fantastic. Harvey...

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Harvey F, General Manager at The Oak and Vine Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Susan, So happy that you enjoyed your stay with us, and you managed to get to the strawberry farm.yes one night is never enough at The Oak and Vine. We look forward too seeing you both soon Warm regards Harvey

Bray-on-Thames, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 January 2017

We were visiting the area for cricket at Newlands and this was an ideal location to walk from. The room was a good size and facilities were also great. The WIFI is good so we were also able to work from the room without any trouble. Bed was very comfortable and the included breakfast was plentiful

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Harvey F, General Manager at The Oak and Vine Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Thelma, Thanks so much for the kind review, we look forward to hosting you both again. Weather here is getting vey hot. I'm sure you are freezing over there. Warm regards Harvey

Reviewed 14 December 2016

I had the pleasure of a one night stay at the Oak and Vine whilst on a business trip to Cape Town. I was met with a pleasant greeting and felt so relaxed the moment I walked in, friendly, neat and clean. My room had all that I needed and was spotless. Breakfast in the morning was great and the...

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Harvey F, General Manager at The Oak and Vine Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Jason, Was our pleasure hosting you. Looking forward to your return and wish you and your family a merry Xmas and a Happy new year. Regards Harvey and Tasneem

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Oak and Vine Guest House is a Cape Dutch character house set in the secure and leafy suburb of Newlands, Cape Town. The Oak and Vine Guest House caters for up to 12 guests and offers four luxurious en-suite rooms in the main house and two separate self-contained cottages on the estate. This graciously restored house is surrounded by the lush greenery of the Keurboom regional park and has wonderful mountain views. The Oak and Vine offers stylish accommodation for the business traveler or holiday maker alike. It is within easy access to Cape Town's business hub and is also within easy reach of many tourist attractions in and around Cape Town. We also offer a venue for small business meetings. The Oak and Vine Guest House is a homely guest house and room facilities include cotton percale linen, luxury towels, tea/coffee making facilities, flat screen televisions, DSTV channels, wireless internet access, hairdryers, safes, air-conditioning in loft rooms and cottages. The property is safe and secure with off-road parking behind remote-controlled gates, CCTV and even has a full-time security guard on the premises. If you are looking for central accommodation, the Oak and Vine Guest House is an ideal choice where guests can enjoy full use of a sparkling swimming pool, relaxing guest lounge with fireplace, braai / barbecue area or take a stroll or cycle in the nearby family-friendly park. Four en-suite rooms within the main house and two separate self-contained cottages on the estate. King Protea Room - en-suite(bath and shower with luxury towels); queen bed (with cotton percale linen) sleeps 2; flat screen television; DSTV channels; wireless internet access; tea/coffee making facilities; safe; hairdryer. Cape Robin Room - en-suite (shower with luxury towels); double bed (with cotton percale linen) sleeps 2; flat screen television; DSTV channels; wireless internet access; tea/coffee making facilities; safe; hairdryer. Cape Disa Loft Room (upstairs) - en-suite (shower with luxury towels); double bed (with cotton percale linen) sleeps 2; air-conditioning; flat screen television. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Oak and Vine Guest House

Address: 19 Keurboom Street, Newlands 7700, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Newlands
Price Range: $92 - $145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Oak and Vine Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“The one on the top floor overlooking the pool”
 of 5 bubbles , 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“best rooms are the two on the ground floor”
 of 5 bubbles z0uer0, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms in the house are in an attic area so have quiet steep stairs. There are cottages adjacent to the main house which are self contained”
 of 5 bubbles 428thelmab, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Great centralized location in Capetown.”
 of 5 bubbles , 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Great for short stays.”
 of 5 bubbles , 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
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