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    Penelope's Guesthouse

    21 Speciosa Street | Paradyskloof, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (64)
    Room & Suite (36)
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    • Very good15%
    • Average0%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    “b b” (20 reviews)
    “guest house” (20 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Laundry Service
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 7 February 2016

    Very warm and friendly hosts. Great location! In the morning you can enjoy freshly made breakfast served outside. The rooms are very clean and nicely (but not overly) decorated. I felt immediately at home.

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    Response from Penelope M, Owner at Penelope's GuesthouseResponded 8 March 2016

    Thank you for writing a review. I am so glad you enjoyed your stay. Our aim is for our guests to feel at home in clean and comfortable surroundings. We hope to be able to welcome you again. Regards Penelope

    Reviewed 4 February 2016

    Beautiful, professionally managed place to explore the area around Stellenbosch! Thank you Penny, for all your information, the very tasty breakfast and the nice chats! We are looking forward to come back!

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    Reviewed 17 January 2016

    If you want a quiet place to stay, with comfortable rooms, good breakfasts and excellent advice; Penelope's Guesthouse is the place! The rooms are spacious and clean, the beds are comfortable, and breakfasts are served in a pleasant area adjoining the garden. Penelope and her...More

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    Response from Penelope M, Owner at Penelope's GuesthouseResponded 19 January 2016

    Thank you for your visit to our guesthouse. Thank you also for the great review, It makes me so happy to know that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to your next visit!

    Reviewed 17 January 2016

    Beautiful guesthouse with great location to explore around "Stellies". Very clean and comfortable rooms with air-con, good breakfast, lovely staff and nice pool area. Loved our stay here, would book this over and over again.

    Thank Max P
    Response from Penelope M, Owner at Penelope's GuesthouseResponded 19 January 2016

    Thank you so much for posting this lovely review. We hope to be able to welcome you soon again!

    Reviewed 21 December 2015

    Penelopes guesthouse is a idyllic guesthouse run by lovely people. There is good service with a complementary glass of wine and treats, a nice pool and a very nice breakfast. I highly recommend it!!!!

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$89 - US$122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Stellenbosch
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    Traveller (64)
    Room & Suite (36)
    Dining (12)
    Pool & Beach (9)
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    Bathroom (6)
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