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Room With a View B&B

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Gunnison, Colorado
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

We spent 4 nights at Room with a View on a recent visit to Somerset West. We can highly recommend it. First, the name is spot on. It has some of the most stunning vistas that we have ever seen, and breakfast is served in a way that you can start the day looking out over hundreds of kilometers of...

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Hanli S, Owner at Room With a View B&B, responded to this review

You are always welcome, please visit us again. Kind Regards

Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 November 2016

I have traveled all over the world and stayed in some very nice places but the view from this guest house is one of kind. The owners are very nice and look after you well but still give you your own space. Although it is a guest house with other rooms the way it is designed it feels like your...

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Hanli S, Owner at Room With a View B&B, responded to this review

Hi John Many thanks for your great review! It was only a pleasure hosting you, please visit again. Kind Regards The Room With a View team

North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 April 2016

An exceptional B&B in every respect; and the perfect Somerset West base for us as guests from the UK at a family wedding. Wonderfully kind, courteous, helpful and friendly hosts and staff, who genuinely set a premium on making our stay as comfortable, relaxed and pleasant as possible. A quiet hill top location, with secure car parking. Tastefully decorated and...

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Hanli S, Owner at Room With a View B&B, responded to this review

Thank you lovely people who took the time and effort to write such and outstanding appreciative review on us here at Room with a View. Like I said before- it is people like you that stirs us to continue our work and give our very best to our guests. Please know that we appreciate you .

Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

Everything was perfect; excellent location (and view)! Tastefully decorated, clean and well maintained. Friendly and great service with tasty breakfast. Easy access to airport and local destinations. Highly recommended!

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Hanli S, Owner at Room With a View B&B, responded to this review

We as a team here at "Room with a View" are so grateful for all the reviews. People took the trouble to review our establishment and give us feed back. It is a joy to accommodate people of such calibre at our Guest House. We are going to be closed for renovations and will be open early June again. We...

Reviewed 30 March 2016

What a friendly and welcoming guest house this is. The room was light, airy, with superb views from every window. The standard of cleanliness was very high. We have stayed at many guest houses over the years and this one is very much up there with the best. Danie and Hanli were warm and friendly hosts and Danie's breakfasts were...

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Hanli S, Owner at Room With a View B&B, responded to this review

Hi Thank you for this wonderful compliment. Please visit again! Kind Regards

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

Loved staying here, beautifully furnished bedroom, great views and lovely staff. Convenient location and beautifully presented breakfast. A classy yet very homely atmosphere. Excellent all round accommodation. Nothing to complain about and the owners were awesome.

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Hanli S, Owner at Room With a View B&B, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your positive and kind remarks regarding our establishment. So appreciated. Kind Regards Hanli

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Room With A View is an excellent description of this fine guest house. The view is spectacular, overlooking Somerset West, the Strand and Gordon's Bay with Table Mountain in the distance. After a warm welcome by Hanli and a welcome fruit juice, we we shown to our room - spacious, well laid out with satellite tv, air-conditioned, a small kitchen,...

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Hanli S, Owner at Room With a View B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review Phillip. It was such a pleasure to accommodate you. Kind Regards

Sandton, South Africa
Reviewed 22 January 2016

We were welcomed by friendly staff, and enjoyed our stay. Clean rooms, bathroom was clean, facilities were all working, good breakfast, easy to find and close to all shops and services, best view of the Helderberg, will definitely stay there again!

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Hanli S, Owner at Room With a View B&B, responded to this review

What a joy to hear when people enjoyed staying with us. We only get great people staying here - it is amazing and it makes our profession and working in this industry interesting and fun. Thank you all who took the time to write something good and encouraging about us here at Room with a View. Blessings on your day....

Pretoria
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

Great facilities, awesome view but mainly warm and accomodating hosts. Will definitely be back!!! Well located in a safe area. Enjoyed breakfasts with amazing views and could take a breather from the busy city life. Good parking and much privacy.

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Hanli S, Owner at Room With a View B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words regarding your stay at Room with a View. Much appreciated. Kind Regards Hanli

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 December 2015

My wife and I have stayed at some of the very best hotels around the world and although Room with a View is a guesthouse the welcome and service you receive from Hanli and Danie in their beautiful very modern home, ranks amongst the very best. The house sits high up on a hill in Somerset West within easy reach...

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Hanli S, Owner at Room With a View B&B, responded to this review

Dear Tony and Marion Thank you for your wonderful review. It was a pleasure accommodating you in our Guest House. Have a wonderful Christmas! Kind regards

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This perfectly located Cape Town Accommodation is nestled on the slopes of the sighing hilltops of Western Cape / Hottentots Holland Mountains. You can lie in bed and take in the mountain vistas and panoramic views of False Bay - unmatched and breathtaking sea views from Gordon's Bay to Cape Town. This elegant Somerset West guesthouse offers three luxurious en-suite bedrooms, with king-size double beds lead out onto balconies with breathtaking views. The spacious bedrooms, elegantly decorated with luxurious linen, all allow you to absorb the breathtaking sea views. We have recently been acclaimed (endorsed by) a superior Status 4 Star accommodation by the AA Quality Assured Assessment. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Room With a View B&B

Address: 42 Romulus Street, Somerset West 7130, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Somerset West
Price Range: $140 - $145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Room With a View B&B 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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