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Saint Helena Bay, Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 7 March 2016

Stunning house, quirky décor, lovely outside setting for excellent breakfast, we liked the communal table which encourages people to chat. The room was small and very hot, the fan provided made so much noise that we didn't use it. Shower didn't drain properly - Memory said she would have it seen to.

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Granada, Spain
Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

My first time to stay at Sweet Orange Guesthouse. The room was very clean. The staff were very friendly. I will definitely stay there again. The break fast was very good as well. Absolutely good value for the money.

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Cape Town
Reviewed 25 February 2016

Guest house is very clean. The house is decorated beautifully with a great outside area to relax at. The staff were helpful and friendly . The breakfast served was prepared well. Would highly recommend this place.

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Mainz, Germany
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Thank you very much for your friendly hospitality for the two days we spend in Cape Town. It was good to have a save harbour in that unknown city. The nice garden with the little pool was very important for our little boy. Your breakfast was the best breakfast we have had on our whole South-Africa trip. We would come...

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cape town
Reviewed 19 February 2016

We needed a stay last minute and checked one of our clients into this lovely guest house. Our client raved about the friendly staff, yummy breakfast and the really nice decor. Thank you to all of you for contributing to a successful job of ours. It goes a long way Happy to check in again!

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
Reviewed 14 January 2016

My husband and I spent 5 days at Sweet Orange. The location is great, the room was nice but we did not get the service expected. Other reviews were really good so I thought we would have the same experience. The employees were nice but we could only find them early morning during our stay, if you needed anything during...

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SweetestGuesthouses, Front Office Manager at Sweet Orange Guest House, responded to this review

Dear 896reneea, We thank you for your positive review as well as your personal comments and we are sure we can bring some light into the situation. As you booked via Hotels.com / Expedia your payment went directly to the online booking engine and therefore we never received your credit card details. As every international Accommodation Provider we ask during...

Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewed 29 December 2015

Everything was great..everyone was very friendly, helpful, called cabs/taxis when needed, great breakfast, kind staff. I would highly recommend them again, or stay there on my next visit to So Africa.

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SweetestGuesthouses, Front Office Manager at Sweet Orange Guest House, responded to this review

Dear James W, We appreciate your review incl. your comments about the breakfast and helpful staff and we will pass this on to them as this is always motivating. Kind regards, Bridget for Sweetest Guesthouses

Camberley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 December 2015

Very friendly welcoming staff, rooms comfortable, individual a well equipped. Breakfast excellent Excellent base for visiting the Cape Town area although located in the suburb of Sea Point which has its own local amenities conveniently to hand.

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SweetestGuesthouses, Front Office Manager at Sweet Orange Guest House, responded to this review

Dear David C, We thank you for your review which is very valuable to us as well as for future travellers to Cape Town. It would be our pleasure welcoming you again during your next visit to our mother city. Kind regards, Bridget Jack for Sweetest Guesthouses

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 8 December 2015

I stayed for only one night as a walk-in and had a beautiful room upstairs. The interior design of the villa is tastefully choosen and comfortable, breakfast delicious, more German than South African and served outside in the garden. Value for money is rated average due to the extra payment for Wi-Fi.

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SweetestGuesthouses, Front Office Manager at Sweet Orange Guest House, responded to this review

We appreciate the review of Humanperspective as well as the personal comments about the stay. The reason for the majority of German travellers during his stay is probably due to our roots as the owners are from Good Old Germany. Kind regards, Bridget Jack for Sweetest Guesthouses

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 11 September 2015

Staying only 1 night in Cape Town is way too short! Either way, you have limited time or much more nights, I would suggest to book Sunsweet Orange where you may indulge yourself in great South African styles as well as have an excellent breakfast! It is also close to some nice restaurants and close to the sea!

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SweetestGuesthouses, Admin Clerk at Sweet Orange Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Z4849UQanned, We appreciate your review with your personal comments. Every review is very valuable for us. Thank you, for spending the time to publish your experience at our Sweet Orange Guesthouse and we wish you all the best. Sunny greetings from CT Moreblessing from Sweetest Guesthouses

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sweet Orange is a beautiful classic Victorian home that was built in the early 1900’s. The wooden floors, ceilings, windows and doors have all been lovingly restored, emanating style and elegance at its best. Each of the six large rooms, all with en-suite bathrooms, have been individually designed and furnished with flat screen TV’s, hairdryers, mini-safes and other essentials for a relaxing stay. Our tranquil garden complete with a small pool is the perfect place for a further relaxing African sun-soaked experience.Let us treat you to a superior service in this elegant environment. We guarantee you a friendly, warm, relaxing atmosphere for an absolutely comfortable stay in our guesthouse. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sweet Orange Guest House

Address: No. 1 Bellevue Road | Sea Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: $88 - $130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sweet Orange Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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