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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 22 July 2016

From the moment we arrived, we felt so spoilt! The staff is super-friendly, the rooms were beautiful, the garden is gorgeous, the breakfast was outstanding, the location convenient...it was just great! The crackling fire right next to our breakfast table was a special treat. As we attended a show at the Baxter Theatre on Sunday afternoon, we requested a late...

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Abu Dhabi
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Spent 4 nights in this lovely boutique guest house. We knew we had made the right choice the moment we arrived at the driveway. It is situated in an immaculately clean and green residential upmarket neighbourhood, with views of Table Mountain from some rooms - like ours! Sally and her excellent staff made our stay a very comfortable one. All...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 10 May 2016

I stayed here from the 30th of April to the 2nd of May 2016. I travelled for work and this place was so comfortable that it started feeling like home. The breakfasts were amazing and freshly prepared by the chef. The Charlotte Rhys bathroom products also ended up being a nice touch.

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
Reviewed 9 May 2016

We stayed here with another couple for 9 days on the first leg of our South Africa trip. It was a terrific stay in every way. Beautiful property, lovely room, great breakfast every day, every person on staff was a pleasure to deal with. We'd stay again with no hesitation.

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Johannesburg
Reviewed 22 April 2016

When you are in Cape Town and don't want to be in the city centre or near the waterfront then this definitely the right choice for you. Situated near the mountain in a quiet part of the suburb makes it a very tranquil experience. From the friendly staff, the great meals and the great entertainment areas there is something for...

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Weybridge
Reviewed 9 April 2016

When visiting South Africa this is one place that I have to stay for a few days. It is a very special guest house, the rooms, location and staff all make this the most special place to unwind. Take a tip and don't miss it, you will not regret it and you will definitely return.

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cambridge uk
Reviewed 7 March 2016

We have just had a six night stay at this glorious luxury boutique guest house. It has all been said already. What a beautiful place, the attention to detail is amazing and nothing is forgotten. So peaceful and Almond Street is charming, but within easy reach of the city and other suburbs. The staff are quite wonderful and absolutely nothing...

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Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 March 2016

We had a large, comfortable room which was excellent. Sally and her team could not have been more welcoming and helpful. Nothing w too much trouble and they made our stay perfect. Great location with very good food. Loved it.

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Hermanus, South Africa
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Just so so lovely, and we have booked again for next year already. Fernwood Manor is everything we wanted. Tucked away in a pleasant suburb but handy for Cape Town, Constantia, etc., Sally should be immensely proud of what she has achieved, ambiance, style just ooze. Room 5 is special, overlooking the mountains, large spacious bedroom, separate dressing area, large...

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Walvis Bay, Namibia
Reviewed 10 February 2016

We stayed for four nights in the Rose Suite and what a wonderful stay it was......from the welcoming by the owner to the farewell from the Receptionist the entire stay was exemplary. The Rose Suite is slightly apart from the rest of the rooms and that was such an appealing part for us......beautifully furnished and decorated room, extra large bathroom...

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Fernwood is an elegant colonial style home in the leafy suburb of Newlands surrounded by lush greenery with wonderful mountain views. Our exclusive guest house, catering for no more than 16 guests, ensures warm friendly personal service in gracious and elegant surroundings.All with their own unique character, we offer exquisitely decorated air-conditioned rooms, king or twin bedded on request, most with balcony or garden patio. These superior luxury rooms with finely appointed bathrooms are complemented by two executive suites, The Almond and The Rose. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fernwood Manor

Address: 35 Almond Street | Fernwood, Newlands 7700, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Newlands
Price Range: $153 - $222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Fernwood Manor 5*
Number of rooms: 10
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Fernwood Manor Cape Town/Newlands, South Africa
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“We have experienced three different rooms during our various trips and would recommend them all.”
 of 5 bubbles 297DavidM, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We stayed n No 4 which was very large & on its own with a balcony in the main house.”
 of 5 bubbles O2577ZEcaroll, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The family suite upstairs is awesome!”
 of 5 bubbles Gorgonzilla, 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms are warmer in winter. The rooms around the pool whilst have a good view, are very cold during winter.”
 of 5 bubbles Rockin_Robyn2014, 10 May 2016 | Read review
“You can choose between a private balcony or overlooking the pool”
 of 5 bubbles PeterV1, 21 Apr 2016 | Read review
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