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Balfour Place Guesthouse

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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
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“honeymoon suite”(19 reviews)
“great location”(24 reviews)
“table mountain”(26 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
3.5 Star Hotel
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All reviewshoneymoon suitegreat locationtable mountainjanet and dominiqueextra large bedmuesli barsguest housecape towntop floorroom was spacious and cleancooked to order breakfastcul de sacminute walk to the beachsecond weekvisiting capetownnice place to staysteep steps
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

This hotel is in an incredibly beatiful location in Cape Town. Rooms are confortable and have a beatiful view to the sea front. Honeymoon suites are a dream! From terrace you see Table Mountain and the sea at once! Fantastico! I will visit again! Marco...More

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Response from Dominique E, General Manager at Balfour Place GuesthouseResponded 5 September 2017

Hello Marco and Eleonora, Thank you for your review, I hope you do come back a stay with us :) Kind Regards Dominique

Reviewed 27 August 2017

Balfour is spacious, welcoming and very comfortable. The views are breathtaking. The staff warm and accommodating. We feel very fortunate to have found this guest house. If steps are not a problem it is THE place to stay.

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Response from Dominique E, General Manager at Balfour Place GuesthouseResponded 31 August 2017

Hi Robert, Thank you for taking the time to write us a great review :) Hope you come back a stay with us again. Many thanks and safe travelling Dominique and the team

Reviewed 17 August 2017

Service and experience at Balfour is exception. Manager is extremely helpful and supportive. We had requested her to help provide a birthday cake. She prearranged everything before we reached the hotel. It was amazing. Staff is great. Rooms were fantastic. A must recommend if planning...More

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Response from Dominique E, General Manager at Balfour Place GuesthouseResponded 22 August 2017

Hello Aashish, I am very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us :) And your wife's birthday. Camps Bay should get some vegan or veggie restaurants though. Perhaps there is a business opportunity. Kind Regards and safe travels Dominique and Balfour team

Reviewed 24 July 2017

Location, location, location - so the saying goes. This guesthouse is a few steps away from the action in Camps Bay. Great accommodation - though not very easy to find. My driver had to ask two locals for directions to this property. Great room, with...More

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Response from Dominique E, General Manager at Balfour Place GuesthouseResponded 26 July 2017

Thank you Paul for taking the time to review Balfour :) You are right it can be a bit tricky with the cul-de-sac to get your bearings. I will double check that our directions are accurate and helpful. Enjoy the rest of summer in Canada....More

Reviewed 30 June 2017

Me and my partner stayed at Balfour Place guest house for 7 nights starting the 29th of May. We had the honeymoon room (room 4) and it was excellent. Big sized room, very comfy bed and the most stunning views of the ocean, beach and...More

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Response from Dominique E, General Manager at Balfour Place GuesthouseResponded 2 July 2017

Hi Lauren, Thank you for your great review. I am very pleased that the wallet got back to you safely. Wishing you both amazing travels and hoping to see you again soon! Warm Regards Balfour Team

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Free Parking
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Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Airport Transportation
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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US$99 - US$230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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US$99 - US$230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"All rooms have a balcony"
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"Caution: There's a lot of steps to get from the door to the rooms."
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