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Reviewed 3 December 2014

Very nice and comfortable room in a stunning area close to everything. The breakfast was divine, overall a great experience. The manager is very friendly and the room was above my expectations. Loved it.

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Davidhncapetown, Manager at Roodenburg House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review.

Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Reviewed 15 November 2014

Roodenburg Guest House is really fantastic. For an old (1882) house it has been beautifully maintained and in fact quite charming. The rooms and amenities are very modern. My best is the sunroom alongside the pool area, which is really stunning, allowing you the benefit of being 'outside' in the sun, but without the wind! Roodenburg will definitely be one...

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Reviewed 30 October 2014

This establshment has very comfortable rooms with all good amenities, but looses points on the managements lack of attention to detail. On arrival we went to have a beer in the garden overlooking the pool, unfortunately there were no glasses for the beer, eventually we were given wine glasses for the beer. On waking up the following morning and setting...

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Davidhncapetown, Manager at Roodenburg House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. It is very helpful with our way forward. We will make sure that this does not happen again.

Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2014

We used the venue to deliver training and I was really impressed by them. The staff were all super friendly and helpful and made both myself and my students feel very welcome. I would highly recommend them as a venue.

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Thank you for your review. We loved having you guys here. We hope to see you again soon.

Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 1 September 2014

Really wonderful friendly and personalised service, all rooms beautifully appointed, hotel has a lovely mountain view : ) and very very good meals. Additional arrangements required all efficiently arranged. Definitely highly recommended.

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Thank you for your review. We hope to see you again soon.

Knysna, South Africa
Reviewed 6 August 2014

I stayed over for one night and selected Roodenburg House based on other reviews and location close to the venue where I had to attend a seminar. The room was warm and clean, but..... The shower drain was blocked which limited my shower experience to approximately 2 minutes before the basin would overflow. The towels were small and thin -...

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Davidhncapetown, General Manager at Roodenburg House, responded to this review

As management and staff we sincerely regret the guest’s experience. We always appreciate feed- back and take complaints very seriously. We have spoken to him and apologised for the inconveniences he had. We also would like to mention that the room he stayed is not under a zinc roof but under tiles. The room also has double glazing windows, a...

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 14 July 2014 via mobile

Location not far from the hotel... their hospitality is simply amazing... the rooms are very clean and large... They have made them very comfortable. They organize cabs for you and the cabs are efficient. ..

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Thank you!! It was an absolute pleasure having you here. We hope to see you again soon.

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 10 June 2014

Very good fit for purpose business lodging near university. Bar had no ice late at night. Very helpful reception and staff. Complimentary first drink a good idea. Room that I had was small despite other rooms being available.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 29 April 2014

Compliments to Phillip, who was great! He prepared breakfast for us @ 04h30 as we participated in the Two Oceans. The grounds are stunning, the rooms clean & spacious! Recommend it & will return soon!

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Thank you very much for your kind review. We enjoyed having you here. We are looking forward to seeing you again.

Port Elizabeth
Reviewed 31 March 2014

Stunning Accommodation, Beautiful Garden and Pool Area. Willing to go extra mile. Thank you for your hospitality and definitely should be 5 star establishment. Definitely recommend and definitely see you soon.

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Thank you Clyde for you stunning review. We are looking forward to seeing you soon. Send my regards to the family!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This beautifully restored 1882 Arts and Crafts residence is set in the heart of leafy Rondebosch, close to sports stadia and UCT. Luxury and comfort with air-conditioned bedrooms, original art work, fireplaces, stylish bar and lounges, gym and saltwater pool set in tranquil gardens. DSTV and WiFi. Gourmet breakfasts alfresco or indoors, with home cooked dinners offered. Spa treatments arranged. Conferences for up to 20. Easy access to City and airport. TGCSA 4-Star Guest House | Secure gated parking | Children welcome ... more   less 

Additional Information about Roodenburg House

Address: 74 Camp Ground Road, Rondebosch 7700, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Rondebosch
Price Range: $112 - $164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Roodenburg House 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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