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Ilkley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to stay. Would happily stay here again. Lovely room (no2) great views. The bathroom let the room down even though the shower was very good. Only 4 beds on the decking area for possibly 10 guests - need a few more !

Thank Ilkleygirl
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Perfect stay, one disadvantage: there is nothing in the neighborhood where you can buy some wine or beers and the little honesty bar of the guesthouse was not always filled up. But very friendly and helpful staff + the room and terrace were perfect!!!

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Reviewed 14 December 2016

We really had a lovely time stay at Finchley Guesthouse, it is out of the hustle and bustle of Beach road but close enough to walk to. It had a lovely pool and stunning views. We were received very friendly and as we had to leave early the next morning we were pleasantly surprised when the manager woke up early...

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Knysna, South Africa
Reviewed 30 November 2016

We enjoyed our stay but feel it's time Finchley guest house had a make over, the room we stayed in needs it badly, the bathroom is mess and the dining room has mould, damp, cracks,and paint peeling off not pretty to see. The staff where lovely though always smiling.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 21 November 2016

This airy place is perfect for staying near the beach and restaurants of camps bay. It's a little bit noisy when other people come in and out of their rooms but that's because it's quite intimate. The breakfast was lovely and the staff are really friendly and kind!

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Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Average guesthouse. There doesn't appear to be any staff available at any time of the day. Basic room which could do with freshening up. Our particular room had a really odd smell of like paint that hadn't dried properly. There is also no air conditioning in the rooms which is the main reason why we would not return. We visited...

Thank Miriam B
Stuttgart, Germany
Reviewed 27 October 2016

The view of the sea view room no. 1 was amazing. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The location of the guesthouse is perfect. The breakfast was very good. We had a great time and would always come back!

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Thank elisabethm233
Reviewed 5 October 2016

For our last days of our roadtrip trough SA we stayed at Finchley and enjoyed the wonders of Cape Town. The room was really nice! Great bed, Nice bath and a wonderfull view at the sea and Camps Bay. Waking up with the smell of fresh baked muffins for breakfast, and the breakfast itself.... hmmmm yam! so delicious. I really...

Thank Sharon V
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Very clean and comfortable hotel with excellent view of ocean, very friendly staff. The room was big, amazing bed and balcony and the perfect location for touring around Cape Town. Staff were great from the minute we booked.

Thank syetihweht
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We stayed 8 nights in this guesthouse and everything was perfect! The room was beautiful, clean, the bed very comfortable and the staff very helpul! Breakfast was also great with wonderful views on the ocean! The guesthouse is well located, only 5min by foot from the beach! No private parking but we had no problem to find place for our...

Thank Natacha F

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Finchley Guesthouse situated in the scenic beach resort of Camps Bay along the Atlantic Sea Board. We offer our guests 6 en-suite beach house style decor bedrooms to choose from to enjoy your stay with us. We are situated approximately 7 min walk from the trendy beachfront in Camps Bay. Enjoy stunning sea views from your own balcony or enjoy the view of the 12 Apostles from the garden and Mountain View rooms. Camps Bay sunsets are amazing all year round. Enjoy a healthy breakfast enjoying the ocean view, while you give a thought as to how you are going to spend your day. We will be happy to guide you and help you plan your days. Our pool and garden area offer you a chance to relax and recharge to get you geared up for a bit of night life on offer. We are close to the V and A waterfront, Table Mountain cable way, Hout bay, Cape Town city centre, Clifton, Sea point and are en route for Cape point tours. We are in Close proximity to pick up points for My city buses and red and blue bus tours. Our friendly staff will ensure that your stay with us is special and we would love to welcome you back time and again. Sea facing rooms have air conditioning. • 6 bedrooms en-suite • Twin, Queen, King-size beds • Crisp white percale cotton linen • Flat screen TV with guest house package • FREE Wireless broadband internet • Tea/Coffee facilities in the room • Continental breakfast with daily egg special • Room safe • Mini Fridge in each room • Laundry service available • Stunning sea and mountain views • Off-street parking (limited) ... more   less 

Additional Information about Finchley Guesthouse

Address: 18 Finchley Road, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Camps Bay
Price Range: ₹ 4,906 - ₹ 34,814 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Finchley Guesthouse 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Choose a sea view room!”
 of 5 bubbles , 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 is open plan with lovely views and a private balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles lbrownunv, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Top seaface or lower pool with seaface”
 of 5 bubbles Travelista6015, 16 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Top floors”
 of 5 bubbles TravelVav, 26 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs with sea view, if available”
 of 5 bubbles DinoZuco, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
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