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    Amblewood Guest House

    43 Skaife Street, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 20 December 2016

    Trevor and June run a wonderful operation in the hills of Hout Bay. My suite was extremely comfortable; the pool and deck were lovely; breakfasts were perfect; and Trevor was very helpful and focused on ensuring that I had a wonderful time in Cape Town....More

    Thank cadmanstruggle
    Response from Trevor K, Owner at Amblewood Guest HouseResponded 28 December 2016

    So glad you had a great time in SA and that you enjoyed your time with us! We do aim to please!! Thank you for your wonderful review and for mentioning what we believe is the best part about Amblewood - the peace and serenity!

    Reviewed 12 December 2016

    Beautiful view, well-maintained comfortable rooms, super towells and gourmet breakfast. But the stars belong to Trevor and June although Max is certainly the CEO. This couple are really the best hosts we've come across. Thanks a million! Willie & Laetitia from Pretoria

    Thank Laetitia B
    Response from Trevor K, Owner at Amblewood Guest HouseResponded 14 December 2016

    Thank you for your wonderful review and kind words. So encouraging!! We shouldn't have favourites but if we could - you two would be our favourite guests so far this season! Wishing you both a blessed Christmas.

    Reviewed 8 October 2016

    We had the best room in the house and were pleasantly surprised. The room was big and had a separate living room as well as a big bathroom . Good aircon and wifi ,which had the best connection in the bathroom . Trevor and June...More

    Thank Hans9856
    Response from Trevor K, Owner at Amblewood Guest HouseResponded 11 October 2016

    We're so glad we could assist in every way to make your stay with us pleasant and memorable! We know what it's like to have a phone with no charger, so we wanted to get yours back ASAP!! We look forward to seeing you again...More

    Reviewed 10 September 2016

    Amblewood is welcoming, gorgeous, and pristine! This was my first stay at a guest house (and in South Africa) and it couldn't have been better! I prefer it to resorts I've stayed at here in California and wouldn't dream of staying elsewhere if ever I...More

    Thank bethsboutiques
    Response from Trevor K, Owner at Amblewood Guest HouseResponded 12 September 2016

    Thank you so much for the lovely review. We were delighted to have you stay with us and hope you will return soon! May you have a blessed year ahead!

    Reviewed 24 April 2016

    We have become reliant on Trip Advisor for reviews and this was no exception so, when we were looking for a quiet place with great views to stay for the last 4 nights of a hectic 2 week holiday in the area, we found this...More

    Thank UsualSuspects61
    Response from Trevor K, Owner at Amblewood Guest HouseResponded 28 April 2016

    Thanks so much for the wonderful review! I also enjoyed our chats and your company and I'm so glad your last four days were memorable. Look forward to seeing you again!

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Pool
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    • US$97 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Hout Bay
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    • Amblewood Guest House Hout Bay, Cape Town, South Africa
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    Room Tips
    "All upstairs rooms have stunning views"
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    "Victorian as we wanted a private balcony! My guess is they are all great. Our room was as stated on website."
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    "Get a room with a balcony for great views."
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    "Upstairs a bit more spacious and even better views!"
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