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African Queen

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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The accommodation was superb. The owners were friendly and very approachable - made our stay very, very pleasant. They were very understanding when things went wrong (on our part) and took it in their stride.

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Thank lingam66
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the guest house for 3 nights in December and I wish we could have stayed longer. The hosts definitely have a good eye for attention to detail and making the stay comfortable. Our room (family unit, but actually nicely suitable for 2...More

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Thank Slav103
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Thank you to Mark & Marjolijn for your hospitality and making our stay so wonderful. The rooms and the facilities are top notch and nothing is too much trouble. African Queen is in a beautiful part of Cape Town and so close to all the...More

Thank BOhannessian
Reviewed 27 November 2017

We booked - but we could not go as my husband was seriously ill. Cancelation fee was 70 %. This was okay for us. But the 30 % of the desposit was never retransfered. No reaction on different mails and skype Messages. It seems to...More

Thank Ellen B
Response from Guesthouse A, Owner at African QueenResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Ellen, Thanks for your 'review'. We have had challenging couple of months behind us as Marjolijn's father has been very ill, she has been back to Germany to visit him and he recently passed away. We are indeed behind on our admin but we...More

Reviewed 20 October 2017

Had a lovely stay at African Queen guesthouse for a long weekend break. The guesthouse has a very warm homey feel to it and is lovely decorated. They have lovely swimming pools, the weather was not nice enough to try them out but will keep...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Airport Transportation
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US$62 - US$143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"All rooms are fine"
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"The honeyroom suite is nice and secluded."
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"look for larger room. Definitely not room 1"
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"not room 3, the Honeymoon suite, unless you enjoy an enormous bathroom with a spa bath"
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