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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Very satisfied with the service that I received. , friendly and very accommodating. Would recommend the guest house and would make use of it myself in future. The booking was also without any problems. Overall a good experience

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Runcorn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Excellent host looked after us,booked us in at really nice restaurant gave us a lovely room with a great view.Breakfast was excellent too.Good location for beaches and not far from Cape Town,but also quiet and peaceful

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oostende
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Before starting a cruise we stayed in this nice B&B were we had a very nice room and balcony close to the pool , super ! Breakfast was what we expected from a first class service. Very kind reception and landlady . We had not a car as this was necessery as restaurants were too far for a walk at...

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This little gem is tucked away in Bloubergstrand, offering travellers a home away from home experience. There's shops and restaurants in close proximity to the guest house. The beach is a mere 5 minute walk away The place is managed by a husband and wife team and they offered us a homely feeling yet with alot of privacy. We stayed...

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5options, Manager at 5 Options Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Michelle&Mario Sorry for the late response to your uplifting review. Thank you so so much for your beautiful words. I gave your compliments to Mark and Timi as well. We all hope to see you again for some more magic omlettes :) Thank you for taking your time and review us so kindly. Its been a pleasure to have...

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 3 January 2017

From the minute you walk through the door you feel relaxed at ease and at home. Location to the beach is walking distance, the view of table mountain and the sea breathtaking. The room was very clean, spacious and the bed was one of the most comfortable we have slept in. Katja the owner is very welcoming and hospitable. We...

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5options, Manager at 5 Options Guest House, responded to this review

Hello Marina and Ali Sorry for the late response..thank you so much for your lovely review. Sending many greetings all the way to Jeddah and hope to see you back again guys. Katja

Paris, France
Reviewed 26 December 2016

Great house in a quiet area. We were welcomed, the staff was lovely. Our house was spacious, the bedding very comfortable. Our car was in a closed garage. I would recommend this accomodation. We were delighted.

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Port Elizabeth
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Katja made me feel at home as soon as I set foot in the yard. I got dressed for my wedding there and the service was excellent. I would recommend 5 options to anyone that is looking for value for their money. And as a bonus, the breakfast is amazing and Timothy the butler/ personal assistant is magnificent.

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Grafelfing, Germany
Reviewed 23 December 2016

We will come back to the 5OptionsGuestHouse because: (1) Good location with a wonderful view on the table mountain (2) Katja (the owner) is very friendly and very supportive e.g. in reservations for restaurants (3) Delicious breakfast, especially the omelette and the "muesli" (4) rooms are large, nice bathroom (5) garage Best regards Dieter&Katja Wegener Germany

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Nachrodt-Wiblingwerde, Germany
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Really nice and clean accomodation and an extraordinary breakfast. I still miss your magic omelette which I enjoyed so much. Thank you Katja for a lot of recommendations for nice beaches and sightseehing spots! See you again, hopefully next year :-).

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Reviewed 18 December 2016

The 5Options B&B is ideal for people who seek the comfort and the relaxed atmosphere of a private home and the ideal location for Sightseeing in Cape Town, daytrips to the wine country and/or all sorts of watersports in the Table View or in Big Bay area. Even Laangebaan (flatwater spot for those who are not comfortable with the big...

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Microwave
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The "5Options Guesthouse" is a relaxed and peaceful guesthome located in a quiet residential area within 5 minutes walking distance to the beach. We want to make sure that you have a calm and restful sleep, therefore all rooms are equipped with kingsize-extralenght beds and quality mattresses. Our 5 rooms are decorated in a modern and cosy design, exposing beautiful local artwork. We enjoy to prepare a healthy and freshly cooked breakfast in the morning, taking any special diet requests of our guests into consideration. Good coffee is guaranteed :) ... more   less 

Additional Information about 5 Options Guest House

Address: 14 Edinburgh Road | West Beach, 7441, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town
Price Range: $73 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — 5 Options Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“The downstairs suite has a private patio and sitting room adjacent to its bedroom and the bathroom is huge with good lighting.”
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