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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good10%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“gay guest house”(6 reviews)
“old victorian”(5 reviews)
“other guests”(9 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Bar/Lounge
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All reviewsgay guest houseold victorianother guestscooked breakfast on offergay districtdirect access to the pooltable mountainshared balconysmall guest househome away from homekloof streetsuperior roomrooms are spaciousbreakfast tableevery morningnice breakfastfelt like home
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first time in Cape Town and Julian not only made us feel comfortable and at home at his guest house, but he also provided us with great recommendations about where to eat and things to do. You really feel like your are...More

Thank Bruce_and_George
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The cactus house was a lovely place. We were treated like long time friends and immediately felt very comfortable with our host and co-guests. The house itself is nicely decorated and has a lovely layout. Our room was adjacent tot the pool and open directly...More

Thank Marvin M
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Cactus House is much more than a guest house. It's a home away from home. The rooms are spacious, excellent furnished and spotless. But the best is the host. Jules is great at entertaining but always know the line, always up for at good laugh...More

Thank Henrik D
Reviewed 6 March 2018

I have nothing but good things to say about Cactus House. The guest house is perfectly designed, taking care of all details; the location is central--in a residential area near many of Cape Town's top-class restaurants and shops; and the atmosphere is friendly and vibrant....More

Thank zippo75
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Once again Cactus House. And more than ever the perfect place to stay in Capetown. Very central close to Kloof Street opposite De Wal Park and with a wonderful view on Table Mountain. Thank you for that very warm welcome and the perfect hospitality. We...More

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Pool
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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"Our room at the front of the guest house had a nice patio and was very large."
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"best available"
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"The 2 front rooms have a beautiful view of Table Mountain and balconies!"
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"We had room 3 at the front of the hotel with a balcony."
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