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Pretoria, South Africa
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Stockholm, Sweden
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Wendy and Peter are among the best and most professional managers I have met during my travels in South Africa! Excellent and harty breakfast, always served with a smile! I highly recomend this place!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed our stay! Clean, quiet, great location in the city. Amenities are worth mentioning- mini fridge, bathroom sink, bolted safe, plenty of closet space and free wifi. Peter was pleasant & helpful when needed. Only disappointment was not booking for a longer stay!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Peter & Craig are lovely welcoming hosts .. and Wendy was a charm.. the whole staff were very helpful and accommodating. The lodge was clean and great value for money, getting in and out of the centre of Cape Town was easily accessible. But much more than that I felt at home , it was such a quaint and inviting... More 

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Wellington, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was a bit worried at first when booking the lodge due to the bigger area where it is situated, but my fears evaporated very soon after arriving at the lodge. Be warned, there is only street parking available but Peter was so nice to organise on site parking (his own parking) for us. Very neat and clean and a... More 

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Peter S, Owner at Altona Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review on your experience at Altona. Objective reviews on "how we do" as a team at Altona is as important to us as it is to prospective Guests. I hope to welcome you back soon Kind regards Peter More 

Richards Bay, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very centrally located, I was pleasantly surprised by the cleanliness and homey feeling! Definitely a home away from home and the service and hospitality was excellent! Would definitely recommend Altona Lodge to anyone! Can't wait for our next stay!

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Thank you very much for your review and kind compliments. Hope to see you soon for a return visit! Kind regards Peter More 

Brasilia, Brazil
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Altona Lodge is located in a good neighbourhood, near good restaurants and the sea. The room I stayed in was confortable and clean. Peter, Wendy and the rest of the staff are friendly and always willing to help. I had a great stay at the place.

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Peter S, Owner at Altona Lodge, responded to this review

I am very happy to hear that you had a pleasant stay with us. Thank you for taking the time to put pen to paper on your experience with us. Kind regards Peter More 

St Lucia, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a lovely stay! Peter and his staff are great and really makes you feel at home. Breakfast is the best! All amenities are very close by and you can walk everywhere. We would love to visit them again soon.

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Peter S, Owner at Altona Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Ferdie Thank you for writing a review on Altona. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to welcome you back one day. Kind regards Peter More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Altona Lodge can't be beaten if you are looking for Bed and Breakfast accommodation in Cape Town. It's a great location within walking distance of both The Waterfront and the City Centre in a safe and pretty street. I stayed in a very comfortable ensuite room with excellent facilities. The cleanliness and service was great and the breakfast just amazing... More 

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Peter S, Owner at Altona Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Sheilah, It was fantastic to have you back in Cape Town and at Altona! Thank you for your review and I hope we'll see you again next year! Kind regards Peter More 

Sydney, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Altona is a brilliant location to bad yourself when exploring Caetown and surrounds. Three of us were in a family room with a shared bathroom - bothe very spacious and well appointed. The hospitality was brilliant ~ both Wendy and Peter were attentive to guests needs and ensured a high standard. A definite highlight was the breakfast buffet and hot... More 

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Peter S, Owner at Altona Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Junelle Thank you so much for your review and very kind words! I am very happy that you found Altona to your liking and hope to see you back with us soon! Kind regards Peter More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Altona’s biggest advantage is its location. The accommodation offered is at ‘entry level’ and we frequently refer to it as ‘two steps up from a Backpackers’. We offer comfortable and clean surroundings. The house, having 18 bedrooms, is ideal for small groups. Historically it has been very popular with Sport and School Groups and fits the pockets of International travellers who seeks budget accommodation without having to compromise their privacy. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Altona Lodge

Address: Croxteth Road, Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: €30 - €58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Altona Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 17
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