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Maartens Guesthouse

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Hhhhmmm the view!!! We were welcomed by Maarten who made us feel right at home. The room was modern, neat and very comfortable - with a great balcony and stunning sea view. A tranquil atmosphere, very private - great for a break away. Central to all amenities.

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Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Upon arrival I was upgraded to a luxurious room with a huge balcony overlooking the ocean. The most comfy kingsize bed with decent linen and a bathroom to die for! A splendid hot and cold breakfast offered a good variety. Maartens was extremely welcome to the point of offering me a ride to the airport when I could not arrange...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

Booked in at Maartens for one night. Location in perfect, 5min from camps bay and a 2min walk down to the promenade. The room we got was very nice with a view over the Atlantic Ocean. We had a great sleep thanx to the really comfortable bed. Sat down to a very nice breakfast, full English , and if you...

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Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 6 June 2016

I only stayed for one night and booked the day before. However, I was welcomed like one would welcome an old friend, got an amazing view and could enjoy a beautiful sunset right from my balcony. The breakfast was excellent and Maarten is a great host. You can feel that they love what they are doing. I would recommend Maartens...

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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 29 May 2016

This was our first trip to Cape Town, and Maarten was so helpful. He gave us a lot of good advise, told us the do`s and don`ts of the city and helped us plan our roadtrip after Cape Town. The guesthouse is situated in a nice and quiet part of town, and is close to sea point and to one...

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Swakopmund, Namibia
Reviewed 16 May 2016

What a wonderful time we had! Maarten is such a caring host, and his staff is super-friendly and very helpful. Maarten's Guesthouse is our number 1 choice of accomodation in Cape Town, and we recommend it to anyone who is looking for a perfect location, comfortable stay and delicious breakfast!

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Den Bosch, The Netherlands
Reviewed 14 May 2016

We had a short stay at Maarten's guesthouse. We received a very warm welcome, even though we arrived late in the evening. After a good nights sleep in the comfortable bedwroom we had a good breakfas en received loads of information on what to do in Capetown. We had already decided to go to table mountain and Cape point and...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 10 May 2016

My husband and I spent the night at Maartens Guesthouse. It had a lovely home from home atmosphere hosted by Maarten himself. We had a delicious breakfast fit for a KING. We will definately be back. Thank you for a wonderful stay. Kind regards Rita and Frank

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Situated over the flank of lions mountain..maarten's guest housr offers an amazing view from their room..and if you are lucky to get a balcony view even better..wonderful and healthy breakfast every morning..and also precious advice on cape town sight seeing.. Thank you Maarten's!!!

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Hillegom, The Netherlands
Reviewed 1 May 2016

We wholeheartedly would like to recommend Maartens Guesthouse for your stay in Capetown. The B&B is well situated in a quiet part of Capetown but still all the highlights are only a short taxi ride away. The rooms are spacious ,clean and nicely designed and the breakfast served is generous. Maarten and Conchita are extremely helpfull in providing all the...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Maartens guesthouse is situated in Cape Town in the luxurious residential area of Fresnaye. Fresnaye is located between Camps Bay and the city bowl, on the slopes of Lions Head. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Maartens Guesthouse

Address: 39 Norman Avenue, Fresnaye 8005, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Fresnaye
Price Range: $72 - $144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Maartens Guesthouse 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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“at the back, with seaview”
yvonnek894, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the top floor with a balcony from which you can see the ocean.”
552barryk, 7 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Take the deluxe room, it's worth the money.”
StripyKat, 29 Nov 2015 | Read review
“We were lucky to have the deluxe room, which was great for us, so if funds allow go for this one. Cannot comment on other rooms as we didn't see them.”
fully1961, 14 Apr 2014 | Read review
“The two rooms that overlook Sea Point are wonderful!”
marjoleinw547, 20 Mar 2014 | Read review
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