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Cape Town
Reviewed 9 June 2015

A lovely evening with my Fiancée. The staff were wonderfully friendly. The rooms were beautiful. The food was out of this world. The spa treatment was divine. Had a fantastic experience and will definitely go again :)

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Reviewed 6 June 2015 via mobile

My wife and I real used that we have not tried out the Hout Bay Manor . Being a cold winter evening I was looking for a cosy that was not to busy and of course a fire place. Well I was not disappointed, the service was outstanding and the food very well presented. We took our own wine and...

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Reviewed 27 May 2015

Hout Bay manor - Cape Town is an excellent hotel with an excellent location and excellent amenities. Overall it is a super super hotel. You can blindly book this hotel. Specially the Location is very good. Its approximately 25 minutes drive from Airport.

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2Thank tejas1283
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 28 April 2015

Wonderful one night stay in this grand and gracious hotel dating back to the late 1800!s. Staff were welcoming and friendly and the bedrooms spacious and well appointed with all the little touches, drinks and fruit etc.Decor in the hotel is interesting with a mix of antiques and african artifacts and breakfast was excellent. We had dinner in the Pure...

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1Thank ursula L
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 April 2015 via mobile

We had our wedding reception at the Pure Restaurant and stayed in the hotel for one night. Everything was absolutely perfect and very well organised, and the food was delicious too. Highly recommended!

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London
Reviewed 11 March 2015

We had a lovely stay at the hotel. Check in was friendly and welcoming and we were shown around the hotel and to our room. The hotel is aptly called, a lovely manor like building, a quirky mix of modern, Moroccan and antiques. The rooms are nicely furnished with four posters, double or twins. Wood polished floors in the bedrooms...

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1Thank LondonFrancesca
Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
Reviewed 9 March 2015

We love the hotel décor, especially the antiques (mostly from Private Collection at Die Waterkant) the "shick" rooms and the awesome breakfast. The breakfast coffee is fantastic!! The front desk is friendly and helpful.

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1Thank Malcolm D
London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 March 2015

We had an amazing time at this lovely Hotel. You cannot stop looking around at the old Colonial style features.The food was so excellent it was my birthday and had to tell the chef personally, he was pleased. It was windy in the bay so we ate in the Mariner, food was great. All the people were kind and friendly...

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Thank Kathy M
Reviewed 10 February 2015

The attention to detail was impeccable. Hospitality and food was of an exemplary quality and standard. An experience truly to savour and cherish. Definately a place I would recommend both for leaisure and business clientele.

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1Thank tofeeqh
Durbanville, South Africa
Reviewed 10 February 2015

What an amazing place. From arrival by parking the car all the way to checking in and getting to the room we felt like royalty. Everyone is friendly and welcoming The room itself is spectacular, the food different class. All in all they rate full marks in every category We will definitely be back and would highly recommend everyone to...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Free Internet
  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hout Bay Manor, built in 1871, is renowned as one of Cape Town’s most graceful landmarks. The recently restored Hout Bay Manor offers 20 individually designed en-suite rooms and a sophisticated fine dining restaurant named ‘Pure.’ Hout Bay Manor, protected by century-old oak trees, was built from stone (600mm thick walls) and in traditional Cape Colonial style by Jacob Trautmann on an unspoiled piece of land, which had previously been part of the Kronendal Estate. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hout Bay Manor

Address: Baviaanskloof, off Main Road, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Hout Bay
Price Range: $245 - $463 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hout Bay Manor 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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“Best views of the mountains”
 of 5 bubbles Capetowngirl_50, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles JennyS929, 26 Apr 2016 | Read review
“perfect location for the romantic at heart, ten out of ten for a intimate wedding or renewing of vows no decor needed its perfect as is..”
 of 5 bubbles karinachterbergh, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“We like the rooms overlooking the garden/pool but a little more road noise”
 of 5 bubbles gavin7772016, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms seemed well positioned, per normal it's up to affordability”
 of 5 bubbles Traveller302, 13 Jan 2016 | Read review
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