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    Dunkley House

    3B Gordon Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 18 February 2017

    Wonderfull place, with Personal Touch and service, GREAT meeting with former DUTCH owner and exchanging memories and jokes. GREAT place to stay, HEART and quiet at the same time, so really worthwile to be there!More

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    Response from dunkleyhouse, General Manager at Dunkley House

    Dear Beloved Guest Thank you for your your most valued review. We are glad you really enjoyed your stay with us and its fascinating even more to meet with the Owner and share some memories and jokes. We had a great time with you and...More

    Reviewed 3 January 2017

    We had a great stay and Dunkley House. Despite an initial mix-up with the reservation, the Dunkley House team sorted us out and we enjoyed the clean rooms, tasty breakfast and the great location. Situated on a nice, quiet, safe street but close enough to...More

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    Response from dunkleyhouse, General Manager at Dunkley House

    Thank you for the review.We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay. Apologies for the room mix up but it was handled to your satisfaction from your comments. We hope to see you in the near future.

    Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

    I stayed in this establishment from the 28DEC16 and checked out today. I booked through discovery as this was one of the four star rated B&Bs. Upon our arrival we were placed in a room which was nothing like the pictures advertised on the discovery/kulula...More

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    Response from dunkleyhouse, General Manager at Dunkley House

    Thank you for your review. We really apologise for the inconvenience caused by the creeping little creatures of the night. Always a challenge with the old house to decide to rip out the original features(old wooden floors in the room and replace them or patch...More

    Reviewed 1 January 2017
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    Personal freundlich, Zimmer gut, modern und nett gestaltet, Frühstück ausreichend, Lage gut, sauber, kleines Anwesen, aber fein, gute Lage, unterhalb...More

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    Response from dunkleyhouse, General Manager at Dunkley House

    Dear Beloved Guest Thank you for your review, we value it It inspires us to even go an extra mile, knowing that you enjoyed our hospitality offering, the food, staff, location, and our beautiful Country. We look forward to seeing you back in the near...More

    Reviewed 31 December 2016

    Friendly environment. Peaceful place to stay. I real enjoy the place. However need renovation in certain corner of the house. I recommand prople to go there and to enjoy. Thanking to the receptionist and to the cooker

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • USD 60 - USD 123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Do the apartments come with a partitioned shower? Are you close to grocery stores? Do any of the other rooms come with two single beds?
    18 December 2014|
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    My room had a shower closed by a glass door. Grocery stores: a short walk away in one direction is Pick 'Pay large supermarket, and Woolwortrhs food shop in other direction. Several high-quality restaurants also a short... More
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    "Don't book room 2 or 1, which are inside of the main house and face the breakfast room"
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    "Rooms 8 & 9 probably the best"
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    "Rooms 6,7 and 8 have more modern bathrooms"
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    "Go for the superior rooms if possible."
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