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Colona Castle

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Set on the hillside, Colona Castle has magnificent views over the coast line. The Parisian owner is absolutely charming, and she, and her staff could not be more friendly or helpful. However Colona Castle, is from yesteryear- it’s a bit like visiting a dear aunt,...More

Thank David R
Response from 2CapeTown, Owner at Colona CastleResponded yesterday

Dear David Thank you for your review. Taste is indeed a very personal matter, as highlighted by some of your astonishing comments : the reception threadbare carpet is a real antique Persian rug with beautiful bird designs, considered to be fashionable and “tres chic”, which...More

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Reviewed 23 June 2017

Colona Castle in Cape Town was just as charming as it was ten years ago when we were there before. The breakfast was sumptuous. The staff was extremely courteous and obliging. It was a delight staying again in this unique B&B, so wonderfully different from...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dr Grien (think this was his name) put his house up for sale in 1929 for the magnificent sum of £4500.00 and left behind him an historical treat for us share. We arrived late at night and Frank had stayed up to greet us. We...More

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Response from 2CapeTown, Owner at Colona CastleResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for your review. You certainly captured some of the highlights of staying at Colona Castle and we look forward to seeing you again soon

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely rooms and great staff but more of a guest house than a hotel, there is no bar or restaurant as advertised on TripAdvisor Do not go to the beach as it's a well known place for muggings as we can testify having been robbed...More

Thank Mikki S
Response from 2CapeTown, Owner at Colona CastleResponded yesterday

Dear Mikki Colona Castle is a Small Luxurious Boutique Hotel (not a fully-fledged hotel), which has no category in Trip Advisor. Drinks are served in one of two lounges or on the Terrace by the panoramic swimming pool at any time of day or night....More

Reviewed 17 May 2017

This is pure luxury and the most efficiently run little family guest house (it fully deserves its 5 stars). Lovely views over False Bay and an easy ride to the beach. And the owner is a gem. I call this Versailles by the Sea!

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Response from 2CapeTown, Owner at Colona CastleResponded 18 May 2017

Dear Peteklat Thank you so much for visiting splendid Colona Castle. We are so glad you enjoyed it and appreciated the superb quality of experience guests can access in and around our breath-taking area of Cape Town Wishing you the very best

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Pool
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Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport Transportation
Meeting Rooms
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
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US$193 - US$487 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$193 - US$487 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
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Dear ZibaJi Thank you for your questions and interest in our beautiful surroundings. The water front of False Bay is 3 kms down the road from Colona Castle. There are many fun and delectable fish restaurants on the... More
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