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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

This place is rather a large B&B guesthouse with a large garden. The breakfast could be slightly better. No wifi in the rooms but very good wifi in the lobby and bar. The lounge and bar are really nice and big. Friendly staff. Safe environment. You need a car.

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Singapore River, Singapore
Reviewed 1 week ago

I rate this lodge highly. It is tucked into the hills above Hout Bay among the most beautiful surroundings. What impressed me most was its presentation as a clean, well run family business whose owners take a personal interest in ensuring guests receive the high level and quality of attention they expect. They have a bar run on an honesty...

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Shannon P, Owner at Tarragona Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Ken Pleased you enjoyed your stay with us - sorry I did not see you to get your opinion on the rugby Regards Derek

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The lodge is clean, spacious, secure and welcoming: the breakfasts are great and there is an honesty bar. We had an excellent stay in a good sized, comfortable room with tea making facilities ...... but felt that the absence of a room fridge denied us from giving the lodge the very top marks.

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Reviewed 31 October 2016

A home away from home. Excellent service by owners. Beautiful comfortable rooms. Parking on site. Just big enough to be a personal experience with a homely feel. Delicious breakfasts. Close to Hout Bay, but away from the noise. My favourite lodge. Left it too late to book in for December :-(

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Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

We have stayed at Tarragona Lodge for 4 nghts and we loved it. The rooms are large and clean, the staff polite and sympathetic and the location is wonderful, among the mountains. It is a little bit far from Cape Town but it wasn't a problem for us as we have rented a car and drove every day to the...

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Shannon P, Manager at Tarragona Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words - trust you enjoyed your trip to Namibia.

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Tarragon a Lodge is a Great place to stay. This is a very friendly, relaxed atmosphere place to stay, just like being at home. It is convenient and easy to get to all the sightseeing spots. Would highly recommend.

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Shannon P, Owner at Tarragona Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks you for your kind words and trust you had a safe trip home. Regards Derek

Reviewed 9 October 2016

Excellent quality of service, rooms and breakfast. Personal touch of a family business yet large enough to be a place to meet fellow travellers and not feel like you are in someone's private home. Great location if you want to explore Greater Cape Town. Excellent for families. Highly recommendable!

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Shannon P, General Manager at Tarragona Lodge, responded to this review

Hi It was a pleasure hosting, pleased you enjoyed your stay and trust that you travelled back to Zambia safely Regards Derek

Reviewed 31 August 2016

This was a very nice, comfortable and cool lodge. A big lounge with an honestybar to relax in after dinner. Very good and divers breakfast - buffet: Lots of fresh baked bread, jams, fresh fruits and cereals. And a big hot breakfast selection. The rooms was large and comfortable ( with a balcony overlooking the pool and the mountains surrounding...

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Shannon P, General Manager at Tarragona Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Many thanks for your kind words - we hope to see you again when you next visit Cape Town Take care and Regards

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Reviewed 17 August 2016

We only stayed here one night as we moved form Cape Town to Kgalagardi but experience was good and would have liked to have stayed longer. Rooms well appointed and had a "comforting" feeling, Reception lady really helpful as after arriving back late we also had an early start (so couldn´t enjoy the Breakfast which looked great and the Breakfast...

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Garden Route, South Africa
Reviewed 25 July 2016

I love staying at Tarragona, the rooms are large and comfortable, and the public areas very comfortable. The breakfast buffet has a lot of lovely fresh breads and cakes. The honesty bar is well stocked making working in the lounge very easy! Good old fashioned proper hospitality

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tarragona Lodge, Four Star luxury accommodation and exclusive wedding venue, situated on the southern slopes of Table Mountain, one of the new 7 Wonders of Nature, in scenic Hout Bay on the Atlantic Seaboard. An ideal conference venue or to host your special event or function. Twenty minutes from the Cape Town City Centre and the very popular V & A Waterfront. Cape Town International Airport is an easy 25 minute drive.Tarragona Lodge is a world away from the hustle and bustle of city life but is very central to all the attractions of the Cape Peninsula. Situated in Hout Bay a working fishing harbour Tarragona is a short drive from Chapman's Peak and Camps Bay. The world renown Kirstenbosch Gardens are a five minute drive away. The World of Birds, the biggest bird park in Africa is on our door step. The Lodge boasts a lovely selection of bird books. Three wine estates are situated just over Constantia neck and we have 6 top class golf courses in close proximity.Tarragona Lodge is an ideal "Boutique Conference Venue". We have successfully hosted numerous corporate conferences, corporate events, corporate functions, team building as well as product launches. The location, architecture and grounds make it an excellent filming venue. Free Wi Fi is available.The ten spacious, well appointed and tastefully furnished suites make up the private accommodation of Tarragona Lodge. All have either a balcony overlooking, or patio opening onto, the lovely indigenous garden, pool and entertainment area. Each spacious unit is equipped with telephones, tea and coffee making facilities, hair dryers, satellite TV and built in safes.Mulligans, the cocktail bar at Tarragona Lodge, provides an excellent venue in which to relax, unwind and enjoy sundowners after a hectic day of "relaxation" in and around the Fairest Cape. During the winter months the Tarragona Lodge open hearth fires add to the allure of the accommodation.Breakfasts are special, a great start to your day, choose from a Continental buffet followed by hot English breakfast. Tarragona Lodge does offer lunch or dinner by arrangement, in addition Hout Bay and the environs are able to offer visitors a large selection of excellent eateries and restaurants to choose from, our helpful staff will gladly recommend some choices.We endeavour to be as Green as possible. Our hot water is via means of a heat pump, all packaging and glass is recycled and organic matter composted.Tarragona is a home from home, lovely spacious garden and children are welcome. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tarragona Lodge

Address: P.O.Box 26887 | Hout Bay, Hout Bay 7872, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Hout Bay
Price Range: $105 - $252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Tarragona Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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“best view is from the second floor ( I think), the same floor as the lounge and bar.”
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“Car windshield and windows need to be wiped before heading off in the mornings as dew is hectic”
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“They are extremely accommodating, so if you have any questions and/or have any special requests, do not hesitate to ask!”
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