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Blaauwheim Guest House

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Travellers' Choice 2019 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Blaauwheim Guesthouse is a luxurious upmarket 5 Star Guest House offering bed & breakfast accommodation in Somerset West near Cape Town, South Africa. We have a borehole on site and have sufficient pure filtered water for all your needs. Nestled at the foot of the Helderberg Mountain in the Cape Winelands, Somerset West is a tranquil and up market suburb in Cape Town East, only 20 minutes from Cape Town International Airport and 40 minutes from Cape Town centre, also near beaches, mountains, hiking and mountain biking trails, shopping centres and excellent restaurants.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Room features
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Mountain View
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Our stay with Johan and Joanne was a first class experience. Luxury, comfort, cuisine and hospitality were all top notch. Combined with a great location for visiting Cape Town and the wine lands, this is a truly excellent choice.
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Response from pappabear1, Owner at Blaauwheim Guest House
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear Taljaardm Thank you for your choice of Blaauwheim and this concise review - it literally says it all. It is always easy to relate to people who share the same interests and appreciate things we also hold dear. I am sure there will be a "next time"! Ragards Johan and Jo-Anne
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We have just completed our umpteenth annual visit to Blaauwheim and, one again, Johan and Jo-Anne made us feel very welcome and surrounded us with their special brand of care and hospitality. From the initial welcome, through to the quality of the rooms and the legendary
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Response from pappabear1, Owner at Blaauwheim Guest House
Responded 3 weeks ago
Dear Friend Guests? No! Friends? Absolutely! You have graced Blaauwheim so many times with your presence that we cannot say otherwise. Thank you so much for yet another wonderful review. Hosting guests like the two of you is easy because you are so appreciative of all we do. We hope that there are many more visits in the years to come. Best regards Johan and Jo-Anne
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Really 5 star accomodation. Excellent service. Very kind and helpfull hosts. Well located for exploring the Cape Winelands. You can reach the best restaurants and wonderfull golf courses by car in less than half an hour.
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Response from pappabear1, Owner at Blaauwheim Guest House
Responded 3 weeks ago
Dear Eatoutandgolf I anticipated a different screen name, one that would highlight your expansive knowledge of wine in particular but this suits you perfectly! I am so happy that you finally discovered Blaauwheim. Thank you for all the compliments in this review. We enjoyed having you at Blaauwheim and had lots of fun too. We hope to see you again. Stay warm Johan and Jo-Anne
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Just a note to thank you for looking after me during my visits in 2018. You made all my visits very pleasant and comfortable and your kindness and hospitality is sincerely appreciated. I can recommend Blaauheim for the Business Traveller or Self Catering Holiday traveller
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Response from pappabear1, Owner at Blaauwheim Guest House
Responded 3 weeks ago
Dear Karretjies It makes for the highlight of the day when we receive yet another a booking request from you. We even enjoy preparing for and serving your early 07:15 breakfasts! Rafiki says it all every time he greets you with his special "I know this person" tone of voice. Thanks for this review and all your support - it is appreciated immensely. Regards Johan and Jo-Anne
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5 star treatment all the way. From the delicious and stunning breakfast to the gorgeous and comfy apartment. Relaxing pool area too. We had a wonderful 2 night stay, thank you Blaauwheim Family. Till next time.
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Response from pappabear1, Owner at Blaauwheim Guest House
Responded 10 Jan 2019
Dear Kantz Thank you for devoting time to Blaauwheim too! Being newly wed is hectic... We loved having you here at Blaauwheim and love all the compliments too. As you've said: Till next time! Best regards Johan and Jo-Anne
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The Pinotage suite — crisp sheets, warm electric blanket ... luxurious
Excellent reading material lying around
Ambience in the Pinotage suite
The Muscadel is on the house
Blaauwheim Guest House
"I have stayed in all their rooms they are simply amazing."
"Chardonnay is a beautiful and modern upstairs suite with private porch."
"Very good nothing to change"
"all rooms/suites are great!"
"spacious, attention to detail, treats, huge bed, heating towel rails and much more!"
US$132 - US$221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South AfricaWestern CapeCape TownSomerset West
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