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North Vancouver, Canada
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35 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really a great experience....we had a lovely room, the breakfasts prepared by Franki were superb and with sufficient variety to keep us going all week. It is truly an oasis for a weary traveler, well placed and serene. I cannot believe people would rather stay in a hotel. The new management have wisely not made any changes - how can... More 

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TerriAnnCoulthard, Owner at Morningside Cottage, responded to this review

Dear Mike, Thank you for the stunning review! We loved having you here and hope to see you soon again! Anna More 

Stilbaai, South Africa
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Great experience, home from home for us when we visit Cape Town once a month for business. Great rooms, friendly welcome and nice breakfast. Located in beautiful Tokai, under the Table Mountain National Park, with great restaurants around the corner.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2016

This was one of the most beautiful settings in Cape Town. Mountains and a lovely garden to wake up to every morning. I can recommend it very highly. I used to inspect hotels, b&b's, etc for a living in South Africa as well as Zimbabwe and this is one of the ones I will 5 stars. Anna is friendly and... More 

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morningsidecottage1, Manager at Morningside Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your very special review, it was lovely meeting you and thank you for staying with us at Morningside Cottage! More 

Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

Stayed in morningside cottages for three weeks with Honey Pope and the accommodation was first class very clean good breakfast and very friendly staff and Anna could not do enough to make our stay wonderful ( many thanks for that ) will definitely stay there again

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morningsidecottage1, Manager at Morningside Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review! Till we meet again. Anna More 

Amanzimtoti, South Africa
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2016

The hospitality was amazing, Anna is an angel and the chef so friendly. This was the best holiday we have ever been to, we will definitely come again with our extended family and friends. Lol the honesty bar was our favourite

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morningsidecottage1, Manager at Morningside Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you for the taking the time to write this special review! It was lovely meeting you and cannot wait for the next time you stay here! Anna More 

Sweden
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52 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2016

We spent five wonderful days at Morningside Cottage. The place has a nice garden with lots of flowers, a lovely pool and sun-chairs. Every morning we had a tasting breakfast outside in the shade. We could sit there for hours. We are a family of five so we had two rooms. One of them with a small pentry, which was... More 

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M0rningside_C0ttage, Guest Relations Manager at Morningside Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you Karin :) We loved having you stay with us and we are so glad you had a good time. Hope to see you again. Kind Regards, The Morningside Cottage Team More 

Sandbach, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2015

we have just arrived back in England, after what I can only describe as a most wonderful holiday in a wonderful location in tremendous acommodation.We were greeted with a smile and taken to our room which was spotlessly clean and remained so during our stay(the bedding changed almost everyday and was spotlessly clean). The staff always courteous and polite the... More 

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M0rningside_C0ttage, Guest Relations Manager at Morningside Cottage, responded to this review

Dear Robert Thank you so much for the review. We appreciate it so much and are so glad you had a good holiday. Hope to see you again. All the best The Morningside Cottage Team More 

Worcester, Western Cape, South Africa
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2015

Very pleasant...well located...delicious breakfasts! Secure parking in a tranquil setting...comfortable bed! Friendly staff and again marvelous breakfast! Just off the highway but feels like being far from the madding crowd!

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M0rningside_C0ttage, Guest Relations Manager at Morningside Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you Gillian-Lee Viljoen, for the fabulous review. We're so glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards The Morningside Cottage Team More 

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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

We recently had a quick one night stay at Morningside Cottage. All the staff were friendly and welcoming. They were very accommodating in adding extra beds into an appropriate room for our small children when I called to make the reservation. In the morning we were treated to a good breakfast (cooked to order and a continental spread) Overall it... More 

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M0rningside_C0ttage, Guest Relations Manager at Morningside Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review. We really do appreciate it. Kind Regards The Morningside Cottage Team More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2015

Our group stayed here for several nights. The staff was very friendly and accommodating, and the food was wonderful! The rooms were spacious, clean, and comfortable. If I'm back in Tokai, I'll definitely stay here!

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M0rningside_C0ttage, Guest Relations Manager at Morningside Cottage, responded to this review

Hello Elizabeth Thank you for taking the time to write a review. it is much appreciated. Kind Regards Morningside Cottage Team More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Morningside Cottage is a tranquil guesthouse situated in Tokai, Cape Town. There are lovely forests around that you may enjoy long beautiful walks in. We are situated 20 minutes from Cape Town CBD and 25 Minutes away from Cape Town International Airport. Muizenburg Beach is close by if you feel like a swim in the Indian Ocean. Plenty of restaurants and wine farms to visit. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Morningside Cottage

Address: 3 Thatch Close, Tokai 7945, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Tokai
Price Range: $116 - $127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Morningside Cottage 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“we always ask for Room 7 - furthest into the garden.”
 of 5 bubbles MikeReb, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“room 7 we were in and we could not fault it”
 of 5 bubbles robertjB7586XO, 1 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Great views. Excellent service”
 of 5 bubbles CarolA519, 11 Apr 2015 | Read review
“If you plan to stay over Christmas/New Years book as close you can to a year in advance.”
 of 5 bubbles delnorn, 2 Jan 2015 | Read review
“I like the outside rooms, but being inside is convenient for using the common areas too.”
 of 5 bubbles Nick_van_der_Merwe, 29 Mar 2014 | Read review
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