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Westfield, New Jersey
Reviewed 7 January 2016

Ayrton at reception was especially helpful when we arrived ensuring a smooth and quick check in process, offering to make a reservation for us in the evening on the Camps Bay strip, and answering all our questions about the area. Our room was lovely, looking out over the pool view to stunning coastal views of Backoven. Symon was very attentive,...

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

Good Day Gillian! Thank you for taking the time to review Ocean View House and writing these kind words. You've put an extra beat in Ayrton's step today ;-) We are incredibly lucky to have such attentive staff, who wants nothing more than exceeding your expectations. I do hope that you will visit us again soon. Kindest Regards Myself and...

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

Stayed in a presidential suite. Had amazing views and great service as well as a great location. Even had a jacuzzi on our balcony for us to enjoy. Room was huge and very comfortable bedding. Loved our stay there!

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

Dear Ane! Thank you for this great review and kind words. Ocean View House is incredibly blessed with our great location and views. We love that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to welcome you back soon. Kindly, Myself and the team.

Dumfries, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 December 2015

Our overall experience of this lovely hotel was positive. Our room was at the back of the Hotel - other rooms provided a spectacular panoramic view of the Atlantic Ocean but we were not disappointed by our room; it was clean, capacious and restful. Access to the room was not straightforward but it was manageable. The staff at reception were...

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

Dear Martin Thank you for this delightful review!! I will be sure to pass on your kind words to the rest of the team. We are so incredibly blessed with our staff...all of them highly motivated individuals who wants nothing but to exceed expectations. Lucky Us! I do hope to welcome you back to Ocean View House soon Kindly, Myself...

Runcorn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

Amazing amazing amazing I really can't say more. We had a pool room which had a huge door which opened directly onto the pool. Although the room was not the biggest it was ample for the two of us. And tbh very quiet. Breakfast was served in the breakfast room right by us which was brilliant and the chef and...

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

Dear Laura Thank you for your recent, positive review of our property. Our staff go above and beyond for our valued guests, and they really appreciate your kind words. Kindly Myself and the team

Reviewed 13 December 2015

Pros: - beautiful ocean view from the Apartement - Apartement very big and stylish - Jacuzzi on veranda and kitchenette in room - located in Bakoven, a more quiet part of Camps Bay, but still just a few minutes to the beach and restaurants - delicious breakfast - very friendly service Cons: - nothing, would stay there again

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

Dear Kinski T! Thank you for your recent review of our guest house. We do try to set ourselves apart by providing consistent, friendly customer service. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay, and hope that we can be your destination of choice for future stays in Cape Town. Kind Regards Myself and the team

Mesa, Arizona
Reviewed 9 December 2015

The physical facility was excellent and some of the management was very professional, but the manager of the place was a real boor. The location is not on the shore; an impression I had before arriving, yet the breakfast is truly prepared by a chef and is served in a great little dining room. I checked out quite early to...

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

Dear Gregory I would like to personally apologise for the series of unfortunate incidences that you experienced during your stay with us. We continually try to do our very best for all of our guests, but unfortunately, sometimes we do fail. I will look into each issue that you have noted, in an attempt to correct and improve our hotel...

Biberstein, Switzerland
Reviewed 6 December 2015

I stayed there a total of 7 nights - it was a great stay and I felt very comfortable. The room was huge - it was a room on the ground floor near the reception which I appreciated. The room offered a lovely patio with view of the ocean. The breakfast buffet was delicious. All the staff members I met...

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

Dear Angela!! How wonderful to hear from you folks! Thank you for taking the time to write these kind words and review Ocean View House! I trust that you are home safe after your South African Adventure and that your other half is enjoying his golfing trip. We are incredibly blessed with our kind, bubbly staff who want nothing more...

Southport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 November 2015

This was our first stop of our 2.5 week holiday and it certainly did not disappoint. We had booked a superior room but when we arrived we were told we had been upgraded to one of the Panorama Suites which was magnificent. The view was to die for the suite was huge and beautifully appointed. The breakfast was great and...

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

Hello Sally!! Thank you for taking the time to write this glowing review. I trust that you folks are home safe and that we can expect you back next year? ;-) You have made Ayrtons day! haha I'm happy that you enjoyed the upgrade and everything that we have to offer. I hope to welcome you back to OVH soon....

Crowborough
Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

Return visit to Camps Bay and our choice of accommodation surpassed expectations. Friendly welcome and our Panorama Suite was spacious and well furnished. Breakfast were special with great choice and food cooked to order. Staff excellent. Would certainly come here again. Good value for Camps Bay.

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

Dear alexhL6457QI Thank you for this glowing review and exceptional feedback. We always appreciate these...for the obvious reason ;-) The team goes out of their way top exceed expectations and i am so pleased to hear that yours have been surpassed. I do hope that we get to welcome you back to OVH soon Kindest Regards Myself and the team

Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

Ocean View House offers spacious, view rooms in a natural setting. The view from the pool or garden of the coast and Table Mt is exceptional. The property is secure and private yet within walking distance of Camps Bay restaurants and beaches. An inexpensive cab ride is 15 minutes from the V & A Waterfront. It is ideal if you...

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Dear Tomsaka Thank you for this great review and kind words. Ocean View House is incredibly blessed with our great location and views. We love that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to welcome you back soon. Kindly, Myself and the team.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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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: ₹ 5,369 - ₹ 21,278 (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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