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cape town
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34 reviews
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Reviewed 10 July 2016

My sister & I stayed stayed in the luxury suite for a special family getaway. Despite requesting twin beds ( the option was given on the website) , we arrived to find the bed a single kingsize, but were given separate duvets. We were also given a complimentary plate of homemade choc-chip cookies when we remarked how good they smelled... More 

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Phnom Penh, Phnum Penh, Cambodia
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Reviewed 7 July 2016

No reason to stay anywhere else in Gansbaai, great location, amazing roof deck for sunsets, stargazing, and whale spotting (with a hot tub, unheard of in SA!). Very friendly staff and owners, hotel service with B&B feel.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 27 June 2016

This was one of my best birthday's! No regrets and exceptional service from The Round House :) All the facilities including the simple things (i.e. bathroom) was in great condition, even better than the pictures. The staff were friendly and we immediately felt at ease. We will be returning in the near future!

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Bellville, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Luxuriously appointed self-catering option. We were pleasantly surprised. It had all the amentities one could want and the games room with the pool table and table tennis table kept the kids occupied.

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Whitefield, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2016

A group of us stayed here for 3 nights in My 2016, and what a place! The owner, Dave, could not be more welcoming or accommodating, nothing was too much trouble. The building is just as fantastic as the photos show, and then some. Custom designed, and unique it is a real landmark. I was in a room on the... More 

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Bellville, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 19 June 2016

A fantastic establishment that lends itself to family getaways as well as team building opportunities. Very professional, customer-centric team headed by Dave. Lovely setting complimented by great service

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Strand, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Enjoyed the facilities and friendly staff. Close to many nice locations and services. Good value for money. Rooms and bathroom spacious and child friendly. Staff went out of their way to accommodate our little one. Thank you.

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Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

This is my second review of the roundhouse because I seriously cannot rate it high enough. I had a wonderful seven night stay here my room was beautiful, spacious and about six times the size of my Hong Kong apartment. Dave the owner was kind and extremely accommodating and the staff were all so polite and helpful. Denise even took... More 

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Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 18 May 2016

My son and I stayed here for one night before going shark diving so didn't really use all facilities. Stayed in one of their apartments which was beautifully appointed. Everyone very friendly and helpful. Would certainly recommend to anyone.

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Reviewed 11 May 2016

This is a very nice, safe, beautiful town. The B&B is wonderfully run. If you book your shark dive through them, you can come back and shower after the dive. Everything was wonderful at this place. You will have to carry your bags upstairs as there is no elevator. I would not hesitate to stay here again. It is really... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Roundhouse is the best place to stay in Gansbaai as the owners are well experienced travel operators and own the tourism booking office in Town. The B&B is in De Kelders, THE prime land based Whale watching area in the world and has a unique African feel with special touches such as Shellstone clad walls contrasting with rough earthy paints. With Free WIFI, Rooftop Jacuzzi, outdoor Swimming pool and Games room with Pool and Table Tennis we have a large variety for you to lick back and relax for a few days. Our specialty is Shark Cage Diving and stay packages and offer a fantastic combination package for shark diving and Whale watching. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Roundhouse Guesthouse

Address: 61 Ingang Street | De Kelders, Gansbaai 7220, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Gansbaai
Price Range: $97 - $167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Roundhouse Guesthouse 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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