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Sea Five Boutique Hotel

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Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great stay for two nights. Liked the interior beach style. Great service, rooms great when ocean view, some rooms have no view. Located in second row close to beach and bars. Great - car park. Very good breakfast and good wine selection.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I visited Sea Five in March 2017 on our honeymoon as part of a trip around South Africa. Sea Five was by far our favourite hotel of the holiday! It is a complete Oasis whilst being in the perfect location to explore Cape Town. Our room had a lovely view of Table Mountain and was big, spotlessly...

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1Thank lf2304
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent 2 nights here and have only praise for this delightful boutique hotel. The staff were friendly and efficient. The location is great - about a 5 minute walk down to the beach. The buffet breakfast was excellent. The added touch was a complimentary minibar.

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1Thank Ken P
Sevenoaks District, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed for a week here and from beginning to end, wonderful service, stunning room, beautiful breakfasts and staff second to none! Hotel has a contemporary feel, bright, airy and large windows giving the public and rooms a very bright sunny feel. Just a few minutes away from Camps Bay central, easy walking distance to all the bars and restaurants. Secure,...

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1Thank Jonathan L
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We stayed 5 nights and prefer the smaller hotels with the more personal service they provide. This was an excellent choice with a huge room with a view of the 12 Apostles from the small balcony. The service and staff were brilliant though if we are honest we felt that the owner could have made himself more known. This is...

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1Thank johntate77
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Sea Five was a great small boutique hotel to stay at.They had a very friendly staff. Beautifully decorated lobby and guest rooms. We had a lovely room and it was quite large. Location was excellent. 5 minute walk to the beach and lots of restaurants. I definitely recommend this hotel and would gladly stay here again.

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1Thank Avrom S
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Marco, Rose and all the team make your stay in Cape Town absolutely perfect. I cannot fault Sea Five. It's not just the lovely surroundings, the delicious breakfasts and great location close to lots of bars and restaurants, it's the warm welcome which got our holiday off to a great start. Thank you!

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1Thank Rita A
nottingham
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stayed here from 29th January to 1st February 2017 - 4 nights. The hotel is located in Camps Bay, about 10-15 minutes by car or taxi from the heart of Cape Town. Our daughter had stayed here in September 2016 on her honeymoon and had very strongly recommended it to us. We had a Mountain Junior...

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1Thank mikecarrs
Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 February 2017

A wonderful welcome by Marco & Rose, was made to feel comfortable straight away. Lovely location - close enough (walking distance) to the beach and hustle and bustle of the bars/restaurants in Victoria Road. Private car parking which was great. Large suites with all the amenities you'd care for. We had a mountain view room which was really pleasant, although...

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South West London
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

We have stayed here before, that said the service just gets better and better. All of Marco's team without exception are brilliant in their approach to customer service. Nothing is to much trouble. Listen to Marco when it comes 'where to dine' on Cape Town. We will return again soon.

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sea Five, ideally situated in Camps Bay, adds its unique style to Cape Town’s upmarket tourist offering. Capitalising on an outstanding location, just 300 metres from South Africa’s most glamorous beach, The Sea Five offers seven exclusive ensuite rooms with clear, sweeping mountain and sea views.Guests can look forward to the rare treat of sleeping between the sheets of 100% pure Italian linen and waking up to the scent of fresh breads and croissants. There’s the harmony of a garden redolent with mandarin, lemon, lavender and rosemary or the sociability of a large blue pool and gorgeous bar. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sea Five Boutique Hotel

Address: 5 Central Drive, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Camps Bay
Price Range: $275 - $787 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Sea Five Boutique Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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“try to get ocean view”
959j_rgp, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We had a mountain view which was very pretty”
lisaw192017, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Sea view would be the most desirable but even the mountain views are good”
CAS27, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ocean Junior Suites were fab”
DarrenY614, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Worth paying the extra for a Seaview if available. If not the other rooms are fine, we had our own side balcony with 2 sun loungers”
RobS743, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
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