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Reviewed 8 January 2015

We spent 7 nights, size of the rooms and bathrooms are fine,in each room you have a mini bar,safe,hair dryer,armchair,tv,desk.the location is close to waterfront,by car approximatively 5mn, the area is calm, the standing of the guest house is very good,very efficient staff. I recommend.

1Thank tonyghana
CapeStandard, Owner at Cape Standard, responded to this review

Thank you! Its always great to get such positive feedback from guests.

Reviewed 31 December 2014 via mobile

We spent 6 nights and very much enjoyed our stay! The room was light, had a small veranda with view to the pool and we liked the well chosen furniture and its clean but comfortable style a lot! The location is quiet and yet perfect to explore Cape Town - we actually walked to the waterfront a couple of times....

1Thank Christiane0384
CapeStandard, Owner at Cape Standard, responded to this review

Thank you, again great feedback for all our wonderful staff. And we love being described as 'cool'!

Maputo Province, Mozambique
Reviewed 7 December 2014

this charming guesthouse is a very beatiful place, Warm, wellcoming and helpful staff and very relaxed atmosfhere. We truely enjoyed staying there. Junping out of your bed and into the swimmingpool, enjoying a light breakfast and within 15 minutes you are at the waterfront. couldn be better. Wish they had snacks in the evening, in that case we would probably...

Thank ellen_warming
CapeStandard, Owner at Cape Standard, responded to this review

Thank you, very rewarding to hear us being described as a 'Little paradise'.

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 December 2014

The guest house is in a great location in Green Point, an easy 20 minute walk (or quick cab ride) to the Waterfront and very close to good restaurants at Seapoint. The common areas are absolutely lovely and a great place to relax at the end of a day's sight seeing. If the weather is nice, the breakfast tables are...

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Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Reviewed 30 November 2014

Wonderful bed and breakfast with a breezy relaxed atmosphere, lovely breakfast, and very enthusiastic and helpful staff. Our room looked out into the beautiful garden, and had a shower with a view. Loved the relaxed background music in the lounge.

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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 13 November 2014

Swedish family, of 6 persons from 12 - 70 years. Cape Standard was a great experience. After 1 week in bungalos and African safari-places in Zimbabwe and Botswana it was perfect to land in just Cape Standard. Cool, clean, fresh design with well chosen special interior objects. This is the perfect place if you want a nice clean and quiet...

1Thank Mikaela G
southAfricaDdA, Owner at Cape Standard, responded to this review

Dear Mikaela Thank you for your great review. Coming from a well established Swedish designer, it meant a lot to know that you loved our design aesthetic.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 November 2014

We stayed here for 3 nights and it was a great base being only a 20 minute walk from the Waterfront. Our room was lovely with a comfortable bed and had everything we needed. Breakfast was very good and the staff were really friendly and helpful. It was so nice to come back to port, sherry and nibbles after an...

Thank twobonkers
East London, South Africa
Reviewed 10 November 2014

I stayed at this guest house for 3 nights over this past weekend. I have had to be very careful as I write this review because I want to be as objective as possible, while accurately mentioning all I experienced. I decided to try this guest house because of the great reviews that I read here on tripadvisor. I will...

2Thank Abongile S
CapeStandard, Owner at Cape Standard, responded to this review

Dear Abongile Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback on your stay with us. In particular, we are always delighted to receive positive comments regarding our staff and the service that you received. As you have confirmed, you stayed in our Annex room which is priced and listed at a substantially lower rate than our other rooms....

Davos, Switzerland
Reviewed 22 October 2014

Super friendly and helpful staff. Beautifully decorated little guesthouse in safe & quiet neighbourhood. Excellent breakfast. Not cheap, but def. worth the price. Good 20 min. walk to the Waterfront. Some building noise because of reshaping of pool area

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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 21 October 2014

This place was our first b&b on our honeymoon to SA - and it was a great choice. The breakfast was wonderful - one of the best we had in the trip and the rooms were very big and very clean and the decor was lovely. Margot was extremely helpful with recommendations and with helpful tips. The only comment I...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Cape Standard

Address: 3 Romney Road | Greenpoint, Cape Town Central, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: ₹ 4,816 - ₹ 12,264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Cape Standard 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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