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    Head South Lodge

    215 Main Road | Green Point, Cape Town 8005, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent66%
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    “green point” (15 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 21 March 2017

    We have been coming to HSL during the Argus (Cape Town Cycle Race) weekend for many years. At first we booked only one room. Now we book FIVE rooms with our extended "Cycle family". What we love most at HSL is the hospitality of Jeff...More

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    Response from Jeff L, Owner at Head South LodgeResponded 28 March 2017

    Hi Smuts family and friends. The staff and I at Head South Lodge love your review. We were a little concerned initially, but you guys have over the years, added to the ambience at Head South Lodge, and as such we look forward to having...More

    Reviewed 20 March 2017

    The best B&B in Cape Town. Great location, excellent service and spacious rooms. Jeff and his staff go out of their way to make your stay comfortable and enjoyable. The breakfasts are superb, and there is a lovely family feeling.

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    Response from Jeff L, Owner at Head South LodgeResponded 21 March 2017

    Wow! This review is worth working for...again and again. Thanks so much it means a lot to us all here at Head South Lodge.

    Reviewed 14 March 2017

    Perfect location - walking distance to almost everything you want to see, Waterfront, Lion Head, Table Mountain, City Center, boardwalk, Clifton Beaches. One lady in the staff was the most caring and helpful I have ever met during my 40 years traveling World Wide. Every...More

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    Response from Jeff L, Owner at Head South LodgeResponded 21 March 2017

    Wow, what a super comment on the hotel. Many thanks for that, we appreciate the fabulous review, and we are glad it worked for you. I recall your daily run, and how you returned looking extremely fit and not even tired. Kind regards Jeff

    Reviewed 7 March 2017

    Great service! Great bed and breakfast. No complaints! I was assisted by Caely and she was very friendly and courteous. I certainly will be staying here again. It was also great to have perking provided

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    Response from Jeff L, Owner at Head South LodgeResponded 21 March 2017

    Thanks so much for the kind words. Caely is very appreciative of this review. We look forward to your return to Head South Lodge. Kind regards Jeff

    Reviewed 6 March 2017

    This was my first time staying in a boutique hotel or B&B, and this Lodge was perfect! The location is in the Green Point neighborhood and within walking distance to the retail and restaurants of the Sea Point neighborhood. The staff were absolutely amazing, welcoming,...More

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    Response from Jeff L, Owner at Head South LodgeResponded 21 March 2017

    Thanks for this excellent review. We would be delighted if you returned and enjoyed one of our larger rooms. Kind regards Jeff

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
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    • US$90 - US$143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 22
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    TW52
    Hi Jeff We are staying with you for 5 nights late September..our very first trip to South Africa. As you are probably aware "tipping" for Australians is not a natural phenomenon, in fact some of us are a little reluctant to participate in the process. As tipping does not generally occur in Australia I am always confused when travelling overseas as the custom appears to fluctuate dramatically from continent to continent so I need to enlist your assistance so that this confused Australian does not offend individuals by under tipping nor distort the local economy by over tipping. Is a tipping surcharge automatically appended to service delivery charges..some countries just add 10% to all bills as "service charge"..and if this happens additional tipping is optional for exceptional service only... Could you please advise if tipping is REQUIRED at all and if so the MINIMUM tipping expectations for the following service delivery. ? Taxi Restaurant Porterage Bar Housekeeping Tour guides Tour drivers Any other service delivery tipping expectations. Thanking you in advance for your assistance with this challenge... Kind regards Trevor and Liz
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    Response from Jeff L | Property representative |
    Hi Trevor and Liz Tipping in SA is generally 10%. The only time that restaurants include a tip is when there are more than 6 people at the table. Please check you bill at the end of the meal. If our service and experience is... More
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    Gosh, I didn't even see this question until now. The answer is yes, it is safe, as you would have found out if you did in fact park there.
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