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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had some lovely days at the hotel. Everyone inside the hotel is very attentive and friendly to have a nice vacation. The hotel has a garden where we were allowed to make a barbecue and we were provided with all the necessary items. Breakfast is delicious.

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Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our party rented 3 of the rooms at the guest house and were all very impressed with the rooms and service. We had breakfast in the morning there and it was well worth it, everyone was very nice and had a nice backyard area with picnic tables.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

My first impression was I was entering someone's house with a warm atmosphere and the smell of home cooking ( preparations for tomorrow's breakfast) Very friendly and was introduced to all. In the morning breakfast was first class fresh fruit and home cooked breakfast was amazing . Antony ( the son) once introduced to me explained the story of THE...

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Oudtshoorn, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

I only stayed for one night but even then the staff was really helpful with everything. Rooms are nice, bathroom was a bit small. The location is great as there is lots of restaurants and bars nearby. Can recommend this guest house!

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antonymaltz, Manager at The Lions, responded to this review

Dear Marie Thank you for the time you took out to review your stay with us. We really appreciate that. We are always very happy to hear that people enjoyed their stay with us as much as we enjoyed hosting them. Please let us know if you ever want to stay with us again. Kind regards Antony

Pyeongtaek, South Korea
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for 4 nights in April of 2017. The breakfast service was outstanding. We enjoyed the little perks of the place as well such as the honesty bar, the backyard chill-out area, and the complimentary bus card and cell phone. The location is wonderful for getting around Capetown very easy to get to the V&A Waterfront, Signal Hill,...

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antonymaltz, Manager at The Lions, responded to this review

Dear Daniel We would like to thank you for the time you took out to review your stay with us. We really appreciate that. We are always very happy to hear that people enjoyed their stay with us as much as we enjoyed hosting them. Please let us know if you ever want to stay with us again. Kind regards...

Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Thank to all at THE LIONS for a wonderful stay, so friendly and accommodating. Wonderful view of Table Mountain from the rear garden and a peaceful and relaxing place. I would recommend using the airport transfer provided by Daven and the staff it certainly assisted me for both early and later flights.

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Dear Kenneth Firstly we want to thank you for the time you took out to review your stay with us. We really appreciate that. We are always very happy to hear that people enjoyed their stay with us as much as we enjoyed hosting them. Please let us know if you ever want to stay with us again. Kind regards...

Reviewed 16 March 2017

We had a lovely stay at The Lions. Our hosts were very helpful and attentive, the breakfast was amazing and the premises was so tranquil. We had an outside room and it was lovely to wake up to a magnificent view of Table mountain. Getting around was a breeze and you can actually walk down to town from there or...

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Dear Jared Firstly we want to thank you for the time you took out to review your stay with us. We really appreciate that. We are always very happy to hear that people enjoyed their stay with us as much as we enjoyed hosting them. Please let us know if you ever want to stay with us again. Kind regards...

Amsterdam
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The best breakfast we had in south africa! Good service and really lovely people. Good location and clean rooms. We had a nice bed and stayed here for 3 nights. The garden and view on the table mountain is great!

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Dear Milou Firstly we want to thank you for the time you took out to review your stay with us. We really appreciate that. We are always very happy to hear that people enjoyed their stay with us as much as we enjoyed hosting them. Please let us know if you ever want to stay with us again. Kind regards...

Paris, France
Reviewed 10 March 2017

I stayed 2 weeks at the Lions Guesthouse when moving to Cape Town. Great and peaceful place. Amazing view and garden. Walking distance from Kloof street. Very helpful and arranging host and staff. Thanks a lot!

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Thank you for the time in reviewing your stay. I am glad that you made use of the garden and enjoyed the views of Table Mountain. It was a pleasure hosting your stay.

Rishon Lezion, Israel
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We had a very pleasant stay.The room was well equipped with a fridge kettle etc .Our hosts made us most welcome. Delicious breakfast .Easy parking Great location for Table Mountain and Signal Point . .

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Thank you for the positive review of your stay. I am glad that you had a pleasant stay and that you enjoyed the varied breakfasts. It was a real pleasure hosting your stay.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about The Lions

Address: 49 Kloof Nek Road | Tamboerskloof, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central > City Bowl
Hotel Class:3 star — The Lions 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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“The outside rooms go directly out onto the garden and have a view of the mountain.”
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“Rooms on street side can be noizy. Choose garden side”
yohanc980, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If staying for 4-5+ days book buffalo room-self contained studio/apartment”
Maryn07, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“ask for the buffalo sweet for maximum confort”
dannyshorkend, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“There are no TV's in the rooms however if you are out and about mostly, this won't affect you. It's an amazing stay and easy to find.”
306estem, 19 Apr 2016 | Read review
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