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Sweet Orange Guest House

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Vredendal, South Africa
Reviewed 18 April 2016

My husband and I stayed at Sweet Olive during a recent business trip. We had a lovely stay and especially enjoyed having breakfast with the other guests. We were only sorry that we did not start the conversation earlier. Moreblessing and Getty gave us some wonderful german style muesli which we greatly enjoyed. I will recommend Sweet Olive to any...

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East London, South Africa
Reviewed 4 April 2016

As a family we do not want to sit at a table with strangers to have breakfast. It would have been appreciated if i could have enjoyed breakfast with my family and NOT a a at a table with a bunch of strangers, having to lean over them to get certain foods. DSTV should be included in the rate as...

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Thank melanieannec2016
QLD, Australia
Reviewed 27 March 2016

We arrived at 9pm at night so the place was locked up. We called the number on the gate & someone arrived to check us in. We were worried about the street parking as it is a busy part of Seapoint and saw that as an immediate issue. I did ask the hotel when booking if there was off-street parking...

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Thank MildredQLD_Australia
Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico
Reviewed 14 March 2016

no one to meet when arrived. no communication no airconditioners no fridges breakfast very poor staff unfriendly and late for requested early breakfast service where we had to go to sweet lemon guest house breakfast table overcrowded. no toast bread rolls stale

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Thank Val B
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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Thank JET1948
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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Thank Nabumweke
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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Thank stefanlM8834VL
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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Thank Meike L
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...

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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
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
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: $86 - $114 (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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