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“Best family weekend in years!”

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Condo/Apartment -
4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Gordon's Bay, Western Cape

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Manus M
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
“Best family weekend in years!”
Reviewed 25 August 2015 for a stay in August 2015

We were 2 families who had a blast at Bikini Beach Manor. Niall and Victoria welcomed us and gave us a tour before we settled. We couldn't take our eyes off the magnificent view! The Presidential suite had everything we needed and more.
We had many plans for excursions in Gordon's Bay but decided against some of them to rather enjoy the comfort and views of the Presidential suite.
If you want to recharge your batteries, this is the place to do it at!
Thank you Niall and team!

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Liked best: The views and convenience of lacation
Liked least: The wind
Travelling group: Other
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
Large groups
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Cheryl198...
Kloof, South Africa
2 reviews
“AWESOME VIEWS”
Reviewed 8 February 2015 for a stay in January 2015

Bikini Beach Manor has the most awesome views out over False Bay to Cape Town. It is high end upmarket accommodation at a very reasonable price. The Presidential Apartment is a modern, luxurious and very spacious apartment with top quality furniture and fittings and is equipped with everything you could possibly need for a relaxing luxury holiday. Booking is easy, staff on site are friendly and efficient. There is a Spar 3km away for all your requirements. A truly amazing place to stay.

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Liked best: The amazing location and spectacular views. Quiet and relaxing.
Liked least: There are a number of steps down to the unit and they are slippery when wet.
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Friends getaway Families with young children
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8tonyg
Pretoria, South Africa
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171 reviews
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“Breathtaking”
Reviewed 18 August 2014 for a stay in August 2014

Our oldest daughter's wedding took place in Cape Town and we had to fly our whole family down from Johannesburg plus find accommodation big enough for 8 adults and close enough to the venue.

The Presidential suite provided us with this and so much more. All service was prompt and efficient (they even arranged a cot for our baby granddaughter).

We have never stayed in such a prime location with such stunning finishing and such a spectacular view. Even the weather played along for a few days allowing us to enjoy time on the balcony overlooking the magical Gordon's Bay.

Thank you Niall.

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Liked best: The view
Liked least: Leaving
Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 50-64
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Nesia H
Western Cape, South Africa
1 review
“Extraordinary hospitality by Niall Mongan”
Reviewed 13 July 2014 for a stay in July 2014

The presidential apartment, wow, what can I say...awesome, superb, stunning, every facet of the apartment. World class standard for sure!
Niall went totally the extra mile to make our stay memorable.
A big thank you from my daughter for making her birthday extra special.
This was our 4th stay at his accommodation, and my family and I want to go nowhere else.
We've traveled locally and abroad and are yet to find such genuine hospitality.

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Liked best: Decor/view/quality furnishing
Liked least: the weather
Travelling group: Extended Family
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Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
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mizoni
Cape Town Central, South Africa
1 review
“Excellent”
Reviewed 12 May 2014 for a stay in March 2014

All we were hoping for was that this place delivered on the promises made in the description which it did. We had seen some pictures of the views and there was no fancy use of the camera or the lighting etc. The views are stunning from the terrace. We stayed in the presidential. Floor to ceiling windows on one side looking out onto the pool and Gordons Bay. Everything was smooth when we arrived. We were made comfortable from the off. We travel frequently and it's rare that we are more than content when we arrive at most holiday apartments. It's 5 minutes from local shops and amenities and nicely located on the mountain side
Definitely recommend this place. You'll see it advertised as Bikini Beach Manor. The only slight problem was the internet connection can be a bit slow but you'll find this in most parts of SA.

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Liked best: Delivered on promises made
Liked least: Internet
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
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