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    52 De Wet

    52 De Wet Road, Bantry Bay 8005, South Africa
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    Reviewed 17 February 2016

    This Boutique hotel could be wonderful but current poor reviews say it all. Unfortunately, it seems to have lost it's way and can no longer be regarded as 5 star. We stayed for 8 nights and left without anyone knowing our names or barely knowing...More

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    Response from Marnie F, General Manager at 52 De WetResponded 28 February 2016

    It would seem that you stayed during a hard time for 52.. The chef and I were involved in an accident, missing a couple of months of the season (we have since returned). I can promise the owner and the rest of team gave 100%...More

    Reviewed 14 February 2016

    First of all i don't know what some of the people who are reviewing this hotel expect from a small luxury hotel but for my better half and I this was the highlight of our recent holiday in South Africa. we had a lovely room...More

    Thank maxhenryb
    Response from Marnie F, General Manager at 52 De WetResponded 16 February 2016

    Thank you for your kind review, we are so pleased to hear that 52 De Wet was the highlight of your trip. Russell (the chef) is now back at work, so we look forward to catering for you upon your return. Until then, keep warm...More

    Reviewed 8 February 2016

    A boutique guest house hidden above the mountain top with fantastic views over Cape Town. The staff (especially Zolani and the owner Rose) were very welcoming and accommodating. Nice breakfast, good coffee and a pool with awesome views overlooking the ocean...try get a room with...More

    Thank Glenn P
    Response from Marnie F, Manager at 52 De WetResponded 10 February 2016

    Thank you very much for the positive feed back, i will pass the compliments to the team.

    Reviewed 7 February 2016

    I stayed in room 2. It was very reasonably priced so I booked it. Unfortunately it doesn't have much of a view just a single window with a view of the ocean which too small. Drinks are too expensive toMore

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    Response from Marnie F, General Manager at 52 De WetResponded 10 February 2016

    You are absolutely correct, room 2 does not have the best ocean view which is why we don't advertise it as such. Fortunately, the rest of the hotel does including the communal areas. Our drinks prices are in line with our industry, we also offer...More

    Reviewed 6 February 2016

    This guest house is to die for, the location can hardly be beaten and the service is great. The staff are amazing! Very welcoming and attentive, I would recommend Lucas' pancakes containing blueberries. The sun downers are also a lovely touch and I can't wait...More

    Thank Bonnie L
    Response from Marnie F, General Manager at 52 De WetResponded 10 February 2016

    Thanks for taking the time to say such nice things. Lucas does make a mean pancake and with the addition of an ice cream machine, breakfast has become a little more indulgent..

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Room Service
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$164 - US$586 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Bantry Bay
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Bantry Bay
    • Also Known As
    • 52 De Wet Cape Town/Bantry Bay, South Africa
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    SJtheoldbarn
    10 January 2017|
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    Response from Marnie F | Property representative |
    Hi, Sadly we do not accept children under the age of 12years. With lots of open balconies, stairways and sheer drops we feel it is too much of a risk. Kind Regards, Marnie Fennell
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    20 January 2016|
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    Response from Marion G | Reviewed this property |
    My first time in Cape Town and I was REALLY glad I rented a car. It was cheap and the driving was not that difficult. It also made it easy to see special sights like Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden- fabulous and Boulder Bay... More
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    18 July 2015|
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    Response from Marnie F | Property representative |
    I'm so sorry, I completely missed this message. The room they are referring to is room 3 one of our Deluxe Ocean View rooms. Please don't hesitate to let me know if you have any further questions. Kind Regards, Marnie... More
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