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Salzburg, Austria
Reviewed 7 March 2017

... this is the place to stay! This lodge is absolutely recommendable!!! Perfectly located near Table Mountain, this B&B has everything you need for a few lovely days in Cape Town. The rooms are nice and clean, there are tea/coffee making facilities in the room and there is a fridge outside the room which can be used. A delicious breakfast...

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Gap L, Owner at Gap Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying with us and taking the time to write about your experience. We appreciate it and would love to welcome you back anytime to our lovely city Cape Town.

Riva Del Garda, Italy
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Stilish, yet cozy. Excellent location right under the Table Mountain, up Kloof Nek road, walking distance to the restaurants and cafe of trendy Kloof Street. Lush garden, you can have your breakfast on a wooden deck surrounded by vegetation, Spotless, airconditioned rooms, tastefully furnished with private bathroom, TV set, tea making facilities and a safe. Friendly and helpful staff, Stayed...

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Gap L, Owner at Gap Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Jack, thank you for taking the time to write this review. We appreciate it and your kind words. Take care and do come and visit us here in Cape Town again! Gap Lodge Team

Reviewed 14 February 2017

We stayed there for 4 nights with my girlfriend. Our room was very confortable and clean, and the whole house was beatufill. The breakfast area in a balcony almost inside the mountain is amazing and the hosts, Le Roy and Linda were superb. They helped us with everything we needed to know and do in CapeTown and were very kind...

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Gap L, Owner at Gap Lodge, responded to this review

Hallo Akharsa, thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We are happy to know that you had a good time here at Gap Lodge and in Cape Town. Please visit us again. We have more places for you to experience!! Kind regards Linda & Le Roi

Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Gap Lodge is the perfect daily starting point for exploring Cape Town and the peninsula! The rooms are modern and well-designed, including a spacious shower bath, a mini-safe, TV, A/C as well as tea-making facilities. The breakfast room and terrace overlook the green garden full of palm trees and the odd squirrel. The breakfast with hot and cold options leaves...

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Gap L, Owner at Gap Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Volker, thank you so much for taking the time to write us such a lovely report! It was only a pleasure having you here at Gap Lodge. We hope your trip up north will be wonderful and have a safe journey back home. Please do visit us again here in beautiful Cape Town. Warm regards, Linda & Le Roi

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 9 January 2017

I had never stayed in a lodge before but totally loved it and would do it again. It was clean and tidy. Everything was just perfect and the staff were so friendly and helpful. I would recommend this to friends for sure.

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Gap L, Owner at Gap Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Jessicar, we appreciate your report on your stay at Gap Lodge. Thank you once again for staying with us and your are so welcome to come again!! Warm regards, Linda & Le Roi

Port Elizabeth
Reviewed 19 December 2016

I had a very pleasant stay. They were more than accommodating to help in any way they could as to the strange hours I was working. Location was great as a quick walk allowed you to get to many eating places.

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Gap L, Owner at Gap Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Juzuab, thank you for staying at Gap Lodge and for taking the time to write a review. We really appreciate it and hope to see you again. Warm regards, Linda & Le Roi

Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 16 November 2016

The Gap Lodge is situated near the Table Mountain, in a quite and save area, but next to Kloof Street with all its restaurants and near the City center - perfectly situated. The house and the rooms are styliysh and unique. Linda and Le Roy are wonderful hosts. I could not choose much better and would come back at once...

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Gap L, Owner at Gap Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Wolfgang, thank you for your wonderful response and for taking time to write this review. We would love to see you again. Take care. Warm regards from the team at Gap Lodge.

Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

If you are going to visit Cape Town, the Gap Lodge is the place to stay. The Lodge is located 10 min from the Center, going up to the hill. A MyCity bus station is avaiable in half min walk and reach Table Mountain (5min) and the Port and the city center as well. In the near (200m) there is...

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Gap L, Owner at Gap Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Gaudenz Thank you for your kind response. It was lovely to have you as a guest. Make sure to visit us and our beautiful city again!

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 2 May 2016

I have stayed many times at this location. Le Roi and his wife are wonderful hosts. Also enjoyed touring Cape Town with Le Roi. They even wnet the extra mile: my wife liked one of the cereals they were offering for Breakfast so they gave her 2 bags prior to check out so she takes it home with her :)

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Jounieh, Lebanon
Reviewed 10 April 2016

I enjoyed my stay at Gap Lodge The location was quiet and not far from restaurants and pubs The service was good too Overall all I can say that My stay was very pleasant and I would definitely stay at Gap Lodge should I visit Cape Town again

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Gap Lodge is nestled on the slopes of Table Mountain in the heart of Cape Town. We offer three en-suite bedrooms, dual air-conditioning, digital safe, hairdryer and TV. Bed linen is 100% percale cotton for your comfort. The V&A Waterfront, city center, International Convention Centre and Clifton and Camps Bay beaches are all 5 - 10 minutes away. Gap Lodge offers luxurious comfort in the heart of Cape Town with Table Mountain virtually at our back door. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gap Lodge

Address: 13 Newport Street | Tamboerskloof, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central > City Bowl
Price Range: ₹ 4,370 - ₹ 6,867 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Gap Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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“Blue Crane is the best in my view. It walk out onto the upstairs patio.”
JohanJ516, 23 Mar 2016 | Read review
“I had a room which opened on to the outside deck which was an added bonus.”
johnhT539DB, 17 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Parking outside on very steep road but save! Lots of stairs, could be problem with older people or very small children”
TBuys, 2 Sep 2014 | Read review
“In Summer book the Blue Crane Room with the door leading out onto the deck.”
715jenniferp, 5 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Ask for the one that leads onto the patio.”
67Martini, 26 Dec 2012 | Read review
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