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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This place is a perfect adress to have a pleasant stay in Cape Town. Our room "Dreams" was arranged in a very lovely asthetic way with a little balcony. The back- and front court are offering lots of nice invitations to sit down and releax. The breakfast was unbelievable. We were offered tasteful coffee, bread, a various offer of jam/chesse,... More 

Thank Claudia B
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Surprisingly just off the mid Seapoint Main Road, is a hidden gem. A guesthouse, part of a fivesome of other 'Sweets', this Sweet Orange's doors open on an old, real wood floored mansion. The kitchen is the huge heart of the house, opening onto a small paradise of a garden. From the kitchen come memorable breakfasts, of flans, fruit salads,... More 

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Thank Leonard S
Wellington, New Zealand
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19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Situated very centrally near good cafes, the beach and the bus line is this awesome rustic guesthouse. If you like awesome cooked breakfasts, fabulous rooms, a roaring fire and a beautiful patio this is the place to stay. Lovely knowledgable staff too! Only issue was wifi charges were higher than expected

Thank Mumocrok
Stuttgart, Germany
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

most beautiful little guesthouse with a warm welcome from VAINA and EVE plus welcome drink (the sweetest ladies who take care of you - very friendly very helpful very kind) they serve the best breakfast in the morning (bad weather inside good weather outside in the sun next to the pool) with nothing missing and if so they prepare it... More 

Thank desireeabel1
Port Louis
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sweet orange, olive, berry.I had the pleasure of staying at all the the Sweet Guest houses and I'm sorry it took long for my review, the entire team from Moses to Bridgette were very accommodating, caring, friendly and extremely helpful even at 4am to open the gate so I would not miss my flight. I hope to see you in... More 

Thank trishM1985
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The atmosphere in the guest house is like staying at a friends house or the house of a Family member. Kitchen and terrace can be used all time to relax. Vaina and Mobby are very friendly and helpful. Had a perfect time there.

Thank Sophia_from_Germany
Vancouver, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Just finishing up a few days at Sweet Orange guesthouse in Cape Town. Most enjoyable - relaxed, clean, great location, spacious rooms and great price. Best part were the wonderful staff here- Mobby, Vaina, Bridget, Temba, Stan and Moses (sorry if I missed anyone). We will certainly consider staying again

Thank TravellersJD
Stuttgart, Germany
1 review
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This year I visited for a 2nd time (with my daughter) and was located in the sweet Orange House. Wonderful. Similarly beautiful like sweet Lemon. Courteous staff, friendly, obligingly... So familiar ... Keep it up. And really the best breakfast you ever can have in Capetown, let me say in SA. We enjoyed very much. My conclusion is: If Capetown,... More 

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Thank Rüdiger S
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Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Such a nice, clean and extraordinary accommodation in a very good location. We loved to stay here and the Ladys Vaina and Bridget take such a good care of us, feels like home for us:) Breakfast was gorgeous! Thank you and hope to see you soon as possible:) Rebe und Rüdi

Thank Lifeisajurney
Cape Town
2 reviews
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Sweet Orange Guesthouse They have multiple guesthouses this group. And I must say this is the most incredible place to stay in Cape Town. Bedrooms are amazing, equipped with the best beds to sleep on, Breakfast is indescribable, amazing, each day with a special treat everyday. Everyday a different treat. Staff is friendly, amazing and trustworthy. They make your stay... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sweet Orange is a beautiful classic Victorian home that was built in the early 1900’s. The wooden floors, ceilings, windows and doors have all been lovingly restored, emanating style and elegance at its best. Each of the six large rooms, all with en-suite bathrooms, have been individually designed and furnished with flat screen TV’s, hairdryers, mini-safes and other essentials for a relaxing stay. Our tranquil garden complete with a small pool is the perfect place for a further relaxing African sun-soaked experience.Let us treat you to a superior service in this elegant environment. We guarantee you a friendly, warm, relaxing atmosphere for an absolutely comfortable stay in our guesthouse. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sweet Orange Guest House

Address: No. 1 Bellevue Road | Sea Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: ₹ 4,566 - ₹ 6,752 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sweet Orange Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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“The room "Dreams"”
 of 5 bubbles claudiabW4640CV, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Check with staff if you have specific requests as there are several properties.”
 of 5 bubbles TravellersJD, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are exceptional”
 of 5 bubbles 268glendah, 16 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The room Moon was very nice”
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 of 5 bubbles , 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
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