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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The TV channels are selected few movie channels, No eNCA channel 403, no channel 161 popular channel. No access to microwave, ironing is inconvinence. room not cleaned regulalry, carpet was not clean. No drinking water.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

the room was very spacious with a big balcony looking out over the swimming pool. The staff are friendly and helpful and the beach is within walking distance. The area seem very safe and walking or jogging in the area is therefor a pleasure. No traffic to worry about.

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zee146, Ops & Admin Manager at Cape Flame Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Llewellyn On behalf of all at Cape Flame, thanks so much for the very gracious and generous review. We are indeed fortunate to be so close to all of the beachfront attractions, yet offer our guests the much needed peace and tranquility that they desire. We hope that this will be the first of many visits to come and...

East London, South Africa
Reviewed 19 January 2017

I heard about this place from working colleagues. The rooms and massive and comfortable. Unfortunately, the shower lets this place down. The shower is tiny and when you enter the shower, you are standing in the uneven drain.

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zitaz2015, Ops & Admin Manager at Cape Flame Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Judy Many valued thanks for the positive feedback received - your comments regarding the shower are also noted. As our rooms/bathrooms are uniquely sized and decorated, we look forward to hosting you again. Yours in hospitality Zita

Johannesburg
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Thank you to the team at Cape Flame who made my vacation memorable. Special thanks to Zita and Lerato who went beyond the call of duty. Excellent location, fabulous rooms, lovely pool and great breakfast, all within walking distance of the beach. A very safe part of PE too. Thank you!!

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zee146, Ops & Admin Manager at Cape Flame Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Marlain Thank you on behalf of all at Cape Flame, for the lovely review. You have very much become part of the "Cape Flame extended family" and we wish you a very Prosperous, peaceful and loving 2017. We look forward to hearing from you again and hope to have you stay with us soon. Yours in hospitality Zita

Rotorua, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Great relaxing place to stay. Grate staff. Good location close to casino and shops and ocean. Clean rooms. Great place to stay if you want to relax and stay away from hustle and bustle of main stream accommodation.

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zee146, Ops & Admin Manager at Cape Flame Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Gustav Thank you kindly for the lovely review - we are thrilled to receive such positive feedback and that you enjoyed staying with Cape Flame. We trust that the balance of your visit to South Africa was equally enjoyable and look forward to having you stay with us again in the near future. Yours in hospitality Zita

Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Staff are superb, friendly and all around accommodating. Clean and hospitable lodging. Close to the beaches and other amenities which limits spending time in the car - an absolute plus! Thanks for a wonderful stay!!

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zitaz2015, Ops & Admin Manager at Cape Flame Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Pierre Many, many thanks for the lovely review. We absolutely loved having you and your family stay with us. We trust that this will be the first of many visits to come and look forward to hosting you and your wonderful family, hopefully soon. Yours in hospitality Zita

Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed my stay at this guest house. I was there for a full week on business and it felt like home. Staff were all very friendly and helpful and attended to any need or request without batting an eyelid. The breakfast was fantastic - the best omelettes I've ever had I had at this guest house. The in house...

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Dear Derik H On behalf of the entire Cape Flame team, many valued thanks for the wonderful support received from you this past year. We loved having you stay with us and trust that you will be returning to us in 2017 too. We are indeed privileged to be so centrally located on Port Elizabeth's most desirable beachfront; and to...

Utrecht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 15 December 2016

After a couple of weeks of travelling, this is a great place to catch your breath. The guesthouse has nice spacious and immaculate clean rooms and bathrooms (most with seperate shower and bath), so you feel very comfortable. The extra details like the soft bath robe and slippers makes it a home away from home. We were quite exhausted and...

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zee146, Ops & Admin Manager at Cape Flame Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Pauline920 Wow, thank you so much for the amazing review, not only of our humble establishment, but our beautiful city too. You are so right, Port Elizabeth has so much to offer guests and Cape Flame looks forward to being of continued service to all. Thank you once again for the most generous feedback - we will be taking...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Close to the beachfront and a small shopping mall. Rooms are really comfortable and the staff friendly. Breakfasts always well presented and filling! there is a pool that is clean and welcoming. lounge area is comfortable.

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zee146, Ops & Admin Manager at Cape Flame Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Anthony On behalf of all at Cape Flame, thank you kindly for the very generous review. We look forward to your next visit and wish you a most peaceful Festive Season. Yours in hospitality Zita

Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Nice house, nice staff, beautiful place. It is so possible to come back to Port Elizabeth and Cape Flame, when I and my wife come back to South Africa and explore more places in the Garden Route. Thanks

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zee146, Ops Manager at Cape Flame Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Rafael Thank you so much for the lovely review - it is greatly appreciated. We loved having you stay with us and look forward to having you and your wife with us on your next visit to South Africa. Yours in hospitality Zita

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Cape Flame Guest House

Address: 8 7th Avenue | SUMMERSTRAND Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6013, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port Elizabeth
Price Range: $85 - $159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Cape Flame Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Book the executive. Really big and access onto the pool from the room.”
 of 5 bubbles PaulR164, 23 Mar 2016 | Read review
“We had rooms 1 and 2 on the ground floor with balconies over looking the pool”
 of 5 bubbles TravellersSheffield, 1 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Room 2 is great!”
 of 5 bubbles dolphinsa1959, 8 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Options range from bed and breakfast to self-catering... splendid either way!”
 of 5 bubbles Chanti_LR75, 25 Jun 2015 | Read review
“while we were there, we stayed in 2 different rooms however since we were in a group, 3 other rooms were occupied. All of the rooms were beautiful and spacious!”
  • a lovely pool for a dip
 of 5 bubbles PRossNS, 11 Apr 2015 | Read review
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