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  • Excellent78%
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  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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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 18 August 2017

I will never stay here. When the owner forget your booking. Then ask the question who are when did you book. What kind of manager forget about his bookings. My room was also cold did ask the house sitter for a heater for my room...More

Thank mofunk04
Reviewed 27 June 2017

The Guesthouse is a home away from home close to Company Gardens and Nelson Eye Restaurant (great steakhouse). Thanks to Julian and Simon and the wonderful staff Emanual room service and lovely Llewhelan breakfasts always served with a smile.We would also recommend Aloudien Muller he...More

Thank Brad P
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Well this stay of 7 days was the highlight of my recent trip to South Africa. Keeping Cape Town as base to travel around Cape region , the house host Julian made my stay the most comfortable. He treated me as a friend the minute...More

Thank Jaymin_Dalal
Reviewed 6 May 2017

This small guest house is quite conveniently located with a nice view of Table Mountain. A stunning rainbow over the adjacent park on the first afternoon was seen from the balcony (not guaranteed!). The room was clean and well presented , with a tiny TV...More

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We stayed at Cactus House for 10 nights and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. We had a great room with a terrace facing Table Mountain, ideal for an early evening glass of wine (or two). Julian and his team were incredibly helpful and I particularly enjoyed...More

Thank Daniel L
Response from molteno5, Owner at Cactus HouseResponded 27 April 2017

Daniel, Thank you so much for your wonderful feedback. It was our greatest pleasure hosting you and we would most certainly be delighted to do so again in the future. The table mountain views from these superior rooms is surely a great bonus. Take care...More

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"If you can get a deluxe room at the front of the house, the balcony is superb and the views of Table Mountain..."
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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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