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Hermanus, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was my third stay at the elegant Wild Olive Guesthouse. I was offered the self catering cottage as all the rooms were occupied. A delightful alternative as I could still partake of Wild Olive's yummy breakfast at minimal cost. The cottage is very spacious with a large ensuite, complete with giant bath, shower, loo and luxury toiletries The kitchen...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Last day of work! Wild Olive was the perfect place to begin unwinding after a hectic and stressful year. Staff super helpful and friendly; breakfast was delicious offering healthy, hearty and wholesome food; room is comfortable and afforded me the luxury treat I needed to feel pampered away from home; bonus is the pool on a hot day. Recommend 100%...

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Reviewed 6 December 2016

Wild Olive Guesthouse was warm and welcoming, they offered Dinner, Bed and Breakfast, were open to requests for specific foods and offered an honesty bar, relaxing dining area and a pool. All in all, a wonderful environment and very pleasant stay, I would definitely stay there again.

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Hoedspruit
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Really amazing to be welcomed with open arms and happy smiles from all of the staff members. Great service and beautiful accomodation that was very clean and comfortable. Definitely worth a visit for a single night or for longer stays.

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 November 2016

I spent 2 weeks at the Wild Olive and it was absolutely excellent. I had a fabulous 'suite, which consisted of sitting room cum dining area with double doors out onto sunny private patio garden, an excellent kitchen with full kitchen oven and microwave,fridge/freezer and delicious 'biscuits' they filled up everyday in the container! Immaculate bathroom with walk in shower...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Awesome boutique still guest house, everything catered for, great rooms, lovely breakfast, in a lovely central suburb in Cape Town, highly recommended! They have an honesty bar in the lounge which is a lovely touch, all the local beers, craft beers, wines and spirits and snacks! Great service and care for guests, lovely pool with loungers and jacuzzi.

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 November 2016

An excellent property to stay in It is not far from many wonderful sights in Cape Town. The staff are all really helpful, friendly & excellent. The breakfasts are very good & well thought out. We would highly recommend.

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Broadstairs, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Our second stay here and it was just as good as the first. Very convenient position near Newlands cricket ground so useful for city and mountain. Easy to get on motorway for travelling. Very clean and comfortable rooms and lovely breakfast. A very comfortable stay.

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Kloof, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

A modestly furnished but well-run guest house in an excellent location for visitors to Cape Town. The service is excellent, from the check-in and availability for information and personal requests, to check-out. The breakfast is fabulous and will prepare you well for your day in the 'mother city'.

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Barton-upon-Humber, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 November 2016

The most comfortable and welcoming place we stayed at in the Cape Town area. The staff were friendly and very efficient. Our room was first class. Very good choice at breakfast and we requested an evening meal one night which was delicious. We would definitely recommend Wild Olive to anyone visiting Cape Town.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Wild Olive Guest House extends a warm welcome to Business and Leisure guests. Situated under Table Mountain close to the business areas of Cape Town and within walking distance of Newlands Cricket and Rugby stadiums. The V&A Waterfront and the Green Point 2010 football stadium are all within a 20 min car journey. All rooms are well appointed and en-suite and you can relax in style in the garden area or in the sun at the big outdoor pool. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wild Olive Guest House

Address: 4 Keurboom Road, Newlands 7708, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Newlands
Price Range: $96 - $156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Wild Olive Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Try for room 5. It is at the back of the house and the room is big. It is very private.”
 of 5 bubbles 300jeanette, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“For ground floor accessability choose the garden cottage.”
 of 5 bubbles 303beatrices, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“You may want to try a room which is less exposed to the road.”
 of 5 bubbles MartinP172, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Friends had cottage room - cute and comfortable. Our room was accessed by going up inside stairs and then out on porch area. Very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles AKKris, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“There are a couple of self catering cottages attached to the main house, with all the amenities needed.”
 of 5 bubbles SueC240, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
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