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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Nice and comfortable rooms. Free and fast WiFi, so you are able to do work from your room. Staff and service is great and they are always glad to help you or even to advice where to go for supper. They have self catering units with braai facility.

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Harvey F, General Manager at The Oak and Vine Guest House, responded to this review

Quinton, Thanks for the review, always a pleasure. See you soon Regards Harvey & Tas

New York
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We could not have been happier with the accommodations at the Oak and Vine. We picked it for it's great location, but once there, we learned of the great hospitality from our hosts. Talking to Harvey is like having your own personal tour guide every day! He knows all the best places to visit and eat. Tas started our days...

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Harvey F, General Manager at The Oak and Vine Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Mary and Heath, We miss your card evenings and infectious laugh. are you making Heath breakfast back in NY state? Have a great Xmas and a Happy New Year. See you next year. Warm regards Harvey & Tas

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed for 2 nights in the Squirrel Cottage. Very neat & clean cottage, peaceful. Good breakfast. Harvey was an excellent host. I will certainly stay there again when I have the opportunity. keep it up guys.

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Harvey F, General Manager at The Oak and Vine Guest House, responded to this review

Harry, Absolute pleasure and we look forward to your return, Happy New Year may it be a great one. Regards Harvey and Tas

Sandton, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The first interaction on check in was a courtesy call to find out my check in time. Very thoughtful. Very friendly and helpful on arrival. Clean and neat rooms of great comfort. Simple and efficient breakfast well prepared. All around very good

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Harvey F, General Manager at The Oak and Vine Guest House, responded to this review

Hi There, Always a pleasure and we look forward to your return. have a wonderful Xmas and a great new year. Regards Harvey and Tas

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the moment I checked in at 23pm till the moment I checked out, the stay has been amazing. The hospitality, great tips about what to do in Cape (e.g. best restaurants, touristic sightseeing etc.) the amazing breakfast every morning made me feel so welcome. The staff is super friendly, service-oriented and flexible. The room I stayed in (King Protea)...

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Harvey F, General Manager at The Oak and Vine Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Meryl, Wow what a trip you packed in so much in the 10 days you stayed with us. So happy you enjoyed the recommendations "Raw and Roxy " I knew it was going to be one of your favourite places lol. Next time you will need a little longer to fit in all the places I want to send...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Its proximity to stores, cbd and tourist sites makes it a perfect choice. The wonderful serene setting, and impeccable hospitality offered by Harvey and Tasneem make it a sure choice for my next visit to Cape Town. Highly Recommended!!

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Newlands80, General Manager at The Oak and Vine Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Jacqui, So pleased that you passed and now are qualified to make your millions Ha Ha It was a absolute pleasure and we look forward to your return Warm regards Harvey & Tasneem

Roodepoort, South Africa
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Conveniently situated guest house, approximately three turns from the Airport (you can't get lost). Very quiet, clean comfortable rooms with large TV. Free Wi-Fi and friendly hosts. Beautiful garden. Thanks for a lovely stay.

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Newlands80, General Manager at The Oak and Vine Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Armand, Thank you for your kind review, it was a pleasure hosting you and we look forward to your return with only 3 turns into our property...lol! Kind Regards Harvey and Tasneem

Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights at this beautiful guest house with its charming and inquisitive owner. Loved everything about it - from the rose bushes, architecture, spacious room and bathroom, huge TV and bed, atmosphere, location etc etc!

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Newlands80, General Manager at The Oak and Vine Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Annamarie, Thank you so much for the great review. What a pleasure hosting you, we look forward to your return soon. Warm regards Harvey

Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 18 October 2016

To Harvey and Tasneem Thanks for another great stay. Nothing too much trouble. Starlings was a great recommendation for lunch!!! Everything we needed. Conveniently situated and most reasonably priced! All the best! Hilary

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Hillary, Always a pleasure having the 3 of you here. So glad you enjoyed Starlings and your stay with us. We look forward to seeing you again. Warm regards Harvey & Tasneem

Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

What an amazing place. We have staying there for the last 5 consecutive years. Great clean rooms, free wifi, very quite and excellent service. I highly recommend the guest house, a real hidden gem. See you again next year.

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Newlands80, General Manager at The Oak and Vine Guest House, responded to this review

Ethan, Always a pleasure my man that's 2 years with me and I look forward to the next one. Regards Harvey

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Oak and Vine Guest House is a Cape Dutch character house set in the secure and leafy suburb of Newlands, Cape Town. The Oak and Vine Guest House caters for up to 12 guests and offers four luxurious en-suite rooms in the main house and two separate self-contained cottages on the estate. This graciously restored house is surrounded by the lush greenery of the Keurboom regional park and has wonderful mountain views. The Oak and Vine offers stylish accommodation for the business traveler or holiday maker alike. It is within easy access to Cape Town's business hub and is also within easy reach of many tourist attractions in and around Cape Town. We also offer a venue for small business meetings. The Oak and Vine Guest House is a homely guest house and room facilities include cotton percale linen, luxury towels, tea/coffee making facilities, flat screen televisions, DSTV channels, wireless internet access, hairdryers, safes, air-conditioning in loft rooms and cottages. The property is safe and secure with off-road parking behind remote-controlled gates, CCTV and even has a full-time security guard on the premises. If you are looking for central accommodation, the Oak and Vine Guest House is an ideal choice where guests can enjoy full use of a sparkling swimming pool, relaxing guest lounge with fireplace, braai / barbecue area or take a stroll or cycle in the nearby family-friendly park. Four en-suite rooms within the main house and two separate self-contained cottages on the estate. King Protea Room - en-suite(bath and shower with luxury towels); queen bed (with cotton percale linen) sleeps 2; flat screen television; DSTV channels; wireless internet access; tea/coffee making facilities; safe; hairdryer. Cape Robin Room - en-suite (shower with luxury towels); double bed (with cotton percale linen) sleeps 2; flat screen television; DSTV channels; wireless internet access; tea/coffee making facilities; safe; hairdryer. Cape Disa Loft Room (upstairs) - en-suite (shower with luxury towels); double bed (with cotton percale linen) sleeps 2; air-conditioning; flat screen television. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Oak and Vine Guest House

Address: 19 Keurboom Street, Newlands 7700, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Newlands
Price Range: £75 - £81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“Great for short stays.”
 of 5 bubbles , 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Privacy. Very neat, Cleanliness, Safe, Safe parking, Air conditioning, Braai facilities, Excellent service”
 of 5 bubbles arrieduplessis1, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The room right off the entrance .Big and comfy!”
 of 5 bubbles n0rsue, 31 May 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are lovely - our favourite is the one downstairs nearest the lounge.”
 of 5 bubbles Safaria, 22 May 2016 | Read review
“any of the rooms are great!! Great Linen too!”
 of 5 bubbles K7512GTkareng, 13 Apr 2016 | Read review
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