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Durban South africa
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed 2 nights in this amazing guest house located in Bakoven Cape Town. Helpful staff welcomed us on arrival and we were immediately shown to our accommodation. We were a party of 4 (2 couples). We had a pool side room and the other couple a mountain view room in the attached annex to the hotel. High quality and well...

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KatrinLudik, Manager at Ocean View House, responded to this review

Good Day Xoshamoya, Thank you for writing the review about Ocean View House! I'm very happy to hear that you had a great time. Our chef's are well knows for their breakfast buffet. Our breakfast room has recently been renovated & our bar should be up and running end of September. We've noted that the GPS directs certain GPS's to...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 18 August 2016

The staff were friendly, the room was lovely and everything was just amazing. I would definitely recommend Ocean View to anyone wanting a place to stay in Cape Town. I'll be back Ocean View, thanks for the great week.

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KatrinLudik, Manager at Ocean View House, responded to this review

Good Day jenlyn213 Thank you for taking your time to write this review. I'm happy to hear that you had a relaxing time at Ocean View. Thank you so much for your great feedback! Its always good to hear if someone enjoyed their stay and are complimenting our staff. We try our utmost best to satisfy all the needs of...

Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

The guesthouse is fantastic. The rooms are modern and luxurious. Beautiful setting in camps bay. The staff were friendly and helpful. All in all it made for a wonderful weekend away. I would definitely recommend it for anyone looking for a break from the kids.

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KatrinLudik, Manager at Ocean View House, responded to this review

Good Day Sneakyrip, Thank you for taking the time to write this review about Ocean View House. The staff at Ocean View try their best to exceed in the needs of our guests. We're glad you enjoyed your weekend away! We hope to see you soon!

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Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We can highly recommend ocean view house. Stayed here for three nights, excellent location to discover Cape Town from. Near to beaches and plenty of nice restaurants. Property looks lovely, very well kept. Helpful staff, excellent breakfast. We can recommend room 8 and 9 for families; connecting doors and very large space.

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KatrinLudik, Manager at Ocean View House, responded to this review

Good day! Thank you for taking your time to write this review! Ocean View House has the perfect location, very central and has lots of activities around to offer. We're glad you've enjoyed breakfast, the Chef is known for the best Omelets in Town. We hope to welcome you & your family back to OVH soon!

Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Arriving after a long day's drive we were greeted by a very friendly receptionist. The room was clean, comfortable and well appointed with free wifi. Excellent views over the bay. We stayed here three nights. Breakfast each morning was very good indeed with a great range of juices and hot and cold dishes being served in the bright breakfast room...

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KatrinLudik, Manager at Ocean View House, responded to this review

Good Day! Thank you for taking the time to write this review! We appreciate the great feedback received- and the small things noticed. The team works very hard to maintain the guest house and ensure all guests are looked after. We look forward welcoming you back soon!

Huntington Beach, California
Reviewed 28 July 2016

We were in Cape Town for a week to attend a small wedding at the Twelve Apostles Hotel. Several of us stayed at the Ocean View House due to its proximity (5 minutes by car) and better value (lower cost). It was the BEST decision of our trip! All of us absolutely loved Ocean View House! The guest house was...

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Good Day Mrs Sia, WOW!! thank you for taking the time to write this amazing review of the guest house! It was a pleasure having the family at Ocean View House, and welcoming the blushing bride & her husband. The rooms on the other side of the guest house-with the "staircase to heaven" - does not include breakfast. The Milkwood...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We stayed at Ocean View House in June as a family of five including 3 young adult sons. The location of the hotel is perfect for exploring CT and the surrounding region being located some 15 minutes only from Table Mountain or the city centre and on a coast road that leads on towards Cape Point etc. It is also...

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KatrinLudik, Manager at Ocean View House, responded to this review

Good Day stevehunt5, Thank you for taking the time to write this review! Thank you so much for your great feedback! Its always good to hear if someone enjoyed their stay and are complimenting our staff. We try our utmost best to satisfy all the needs of our guest. We are quite fortunate being so close to Camps Bay with...

Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Ocean View House is a beautiful place to stay with good rooms and beautiful views of sea and gardens. Staff was helpful and very friendly. Breakfast was very good with allot of options. Ocean View does all the small things that makes a stay special. Thanks for the great visit.

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KatrinLudik, Manager at Ocean View House, responded to this review

Good Day Paul S, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. Its always good to hear if someone enjoyed their stay and are complimenting our staff. We try our utmost best to satisfy all the needs of our guest. Chef has a great spread to offer-I must say! Hope you'll come visit soon! Best Regards, Ocean View...

Cairo, Egypt
Reviewed 14 July 2016

The House was recommended to us and what a great option it was! We were a family of four, and our young boys had their own room which gave us some peace! We had a great view of the ocean! It is very accessible from the airport and close to the Table Mountain cable car. Also easy access to the...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

We spent three nights at Ocean View House in early July of 2016. We were very impressed with the professional service that we were given, as well as the delicious food that was provided at breakfast every morning. The room had a breathtaking view if the ocean in front of us, and a view of table mountain behind us. The...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxury 4 Star Guest House with Ocean View and park-like Gardens in Camps Bay/Bakoven. Breakfast is included in the rate and light lunches are served. 1.5km to Camps Bay Promenade & beach. Free secure parking. Free WIFI. Solar heated swimming Pool. Great location. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ocean View House

Address: 33 Victoria Road, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Camps Bay
Price Range: €74 - €364 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ocean View House 4*
Number of rooms: 24
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Ocean View Guest House Hotel Bakoven
Ocean View House Camps Bay, Cape Town
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