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    Atforest Guest House

    14 Forest Road | Oranjezicht, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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    • Excellent53%
    • Very good23%
    • Average17%
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    17 May 2017
    “Used and ripped off”
    22 Mar 2017
    “Nice slightly quirky stay in Cape Town”
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 8 June 2014

    This experience was well worth every cent - lovely house great furnishings and really quality folk who made one feel welcome. The rooms were comfortable and the breakfast well presented and really more than sufficienr. Thank you so much - we will definate return again...More

    Thank Peter N
    Reviewed 4 June 2014

    I found the Atforest Guest House in cape Town to be homely, friendly and most secure – the latter aspect being particularly critical for me. Our host, Pat, went beyond the normal call of duty to cater to our breakfast needs virtually at dawn on...More

    Thank fimpole
    Reviewed 21 February 2014

    The staff were very friendly, helped us a lot! The breakfast is good, the room was nice. I felt myself at home. The location is perfect. Overall, I really enjoyed my stay, I'd recommend this place for everyone.

    Thank Endre V
    Reviewed 25 January 2014

    I have been to Cape Town several times before, but my stay with Atforest helped make it the most special and memorable yet. A better location would be hard to find as we stayed in a leafy suburb under Table Mountain with the most fantastic...More

    Thank Knot4Sail
    Reviewed 18 January 2014 via mobile

    There is a lot I can say about this place. The best thing is Jeanette the manager. What a wonderful, friendly, kind, sweet lady - willing to go out of her way to help you in any way she can. The worst thing, is don't...More

    2  Thank Belle-Noel
    Response from PietCapeTown, Owner at Atforest Guest HouseResponded 6 February 2014

    As the owner of Atforest, before I submit my wife's reply, let me state the following re this review from a budding young writer from Croydon who found a willing publisher in Tripadvisor who permitted a personal attack on my wife in a number of...More

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    Hotel description
    Atforest is a 3 star b&b in Cape Town under Table Mountain. We are near restaurants, a bus service (around the corner), and all the beaches and other attractions.
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    "If you have to stay at Atforest get one of the front rooms"
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    "Rear rooms have view of Table Mountain and there is a sofa on the verandah at the front."
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    "Ask for the room with the beautifully remodeled bathroom with slate floor and shower."
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    "We had a room next to the pool and we enjoyed that very much."
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