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Colona Castle

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  • Excellent74%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

I just want to give a big thank to David and Michael for being wonderful hosts and for making us fee right at home. My favourite part of our stay at Colona Castle was our beautiful spacious penthouse suite with just the most breathtaking view...More

Thank Carmia L
Reviewed 6 April 2018

I've stayed at many 5 star hotels on trips around the world. Of course they're all nice, but the experience is inevitably the same, so it's hard to remember their details. But Colona Castle is different and I will remember it's little details for a...More

Thank Anthony F
Response from 2CapeTown, Owner at Colona CastleResponded 19 April 2018

Dear Tony Thank you so much for your detailed and wonderful review. It was such a pleasure hosting you, and showing you our special haven. You definitely captured the enchanting spirit of Colona Castle and we hope to see you again soon. Wishing you the...More

Reviewed 27 March 2018

We visit Cape Town annually, and what a find Colona Castle is. From the moment you arrive in this tranquil setting, with sweeping views over False Bay, to the warm welcome by your host Nicole, onto the the very luxurious bedrooms, where every need is...More

Thank Thailandpam
Response from 2CapeTown, Owner at Colona CastleResponded 29 March 2018

Dear Pam Thank you very much for visiting Colona Castle. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay, and look forward to seeing you again soon Wishing you a great Easter week-end

Reviewed 23 February 2018

Set on the hillside, Colona Castle has magnificent views over the coast line. The Parisian owner is absolutely charming, and she, and her staff could not be more friendly or helpful. However Colona Castle, is from yesteryear- it’s a bit like visiting a dear aunt,...More

2  Thank David R
Response from 2CapeTown, Owner at Colona CastleResponded 24 February 2018

Dear David Thank you for your review. Taste is indeed a very personal matter, as highlighted by some of your astonishing comments : the reception threadbare carpet is a real antique Persian rug with beautiful bird designs, considered to be fashionable and “tres chic”, which...More

Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Dr Grien (think this was his name) put his house up for sale in 1929 for the magnificent sum of £4500.00 and left behind him an historical treat for us share. We arrived late at night and Frank had stayed up to greet us. We...More

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Response from 2CapeTown, Owner at Colona CastleResponded 24 February 2018

Thank you so much for your review. You certainly captured some of the highlights of staying at Colona Castle and we look forward to seeing you again soon

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Located in the epicentre of Greater Cape Town, Colona Castle, graded 5 Star, is truly a sophisticated, elegant and enchanting base from which to explore Cape Town, Cape Point, the Peninsula and Winelands. Gracing ...More the mountainside above a tranquil Lake District on the warmer False Bay coastline, with majestic views stretching from Table Mountain to the South Atlantic Ocean, furnished with treasured antiques, this splendid Mediterranean style retreat offers character, exclusivity and infinite charm. Guests are assured of outstanding hospitality and exceptional personal service, away from the hustle bustle of the city, in five luxurious exceptionally decorated full Suites & three Superior Bedrooms offering modern conveniences. Delicious breakfasts are served all day, lunches and dinners on request, spa treatments given in the privacy of own suite Stimulating activities including world-class Golf, whale, shark or bird watching, sightseeing and acclaimed restaurants are within easy reach. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Restaurant
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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ZibaJi
22 April 2016|
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Dear ZibaJi Thank you for your questions and interest in our beautiful surroundings. The water front of False Bay is 3 kms down the road from Colona Castle. There are many fun and delectable fish restaurants on the... More
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"Front rooms have million dollar views. We loved the Green Room."
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"Request a kettle to make your own tea and coffee. We thoroughly enjoyed the Green Room with the sunrise from..."
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"English Suite was marvelous! Any room would be peaceful and quiet."
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"rooms on the upper floor got a greater view"
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