We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Alba House Bed and Breakfast

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Alba House Bed and Breakfast
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

85 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 76: English reviews
Start your review of Alba House Bed and Breakfast
 Click to rate
Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 1 week ago

Accommodation at Ivana´s place Alba House was terrific. Beautiful and spacious rooms, big living room with terrace. Beautiful garden with a pool and outstanding view to the mountains. Full service with lovely breakfast. Ivana is friendly and give you a lot of advices about where to go. She has also delicious wine :) We will definetly return to Alba House.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Sarka2017
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for 8 nights and enjoyed it from the moment we arrived with Mariaan greeting us like royalty. She was happy to answer our every question and made excellent dining arrangements on our behalf.. A beautifully located property with fabulous views,a pleasant bedroom with patio, very comfortable bed and an excellent breakfast. When the owner Ivana took over from...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank geronimo001
AlbaPaarl, Owner at Alba House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much, glad you enjoyed your stay. It gives us great pleasure to welcome guests like your selves.

Utrecht Province, The Netherlands
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A beautiful guest house surrounded in a lush green area. Lovely pool to relax. The house itself feels like home. Unfortenately we had to go, but otherwise we would have stayed here forever. Mariaan or host was like our momma, sweet and very caring! We already miss the place.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank JannekeJJJ
AlbaPaarl, Owner at Alba House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying with us. We are delighted you so enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon. All the best Mariaan

Reviewed 13 January 2017

If you are looking for accommodation in a quiet location, you prefer home atmosphere, swimming pool surrounded by beautiful garden for relaxation, mountains view and friendly staff, Alba House in Paarl is the right choice. Upon arrival we were warmly welcomed by landlady Ivana. Our colonial style furnished room was cozy with a large comfortable bed, fridge and en suite...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Petr K
Reviewed 8 December 2016

The accommodation is very comfortable and the views are fantastic. Breakfast was delicious. The management is very friendly and helpful. Highly recommend Alba House to anyone seeking accommodation in Paarl.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Stefan M
Prague
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Beautiful views and garden, great location, relaxing place and great tips for the restaurants and wineries and overall sightseeing in the Paarl area from the owner Ivana! Ohh and great breakfast, we have to come back!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank marketa313
Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

What a nice place run by a charming lady. The rooms are a bit small but well appointed, clean and comfortable. The breakfasts are vooked by another nice lady and are fantastic. I will be back when in the winelands again

 Report
Helpful?
Thank bielies
AlbaPaarl, Owner at Alba House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Many thanks for writing a review. We are delighted you have enjoyed staying at Alba House and look forward to welcoming you back.

Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 3 October 2016

When travelling to Paarl we often stay at Alba House. it is very convenient for travelers from Cape Town. Close to the motorway, but in a quiet area called Courtrai. Above the main Road. They have a large swimming pool, nice garden and amazing views. The rooms are clean with en suite bathrooms and well equipped. Lovely breakfast in the...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank travellerG9581KR
Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This is our third visit to Alba House. We love the views, the garden and the largest swimming pool we have been to at a Guest House. Our room was on the ground floor. Lovely large room with en suite bathroom with separate shoer and a large bath. Modern decor, extra large king size bed with quality linen. Lots of...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Jarka H
AlbaPaarl, Owner at Alba House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

You are always very welcome. We are delighted you so enjoy staying at Alba House.

Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 18 May 2016

We highly recommend this boutique accommodation. Quiet area of Paarl with a wonderful view of the valley. Well kept garden and a large swimming pool. The property has a guest lounge overlooking the garden towards to mountains opposite. Our room was downstairs with parking outside the room. The bathroom had a large bath and a separate shower. Beautifully appointed big...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank esvejk

58 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (16)
Viewed
Room/Suite (5)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Other (9)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (42)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (5)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Viewed
View from Room (6)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (23)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Paarl hotels
7.5 km away
De Leeuwenhof Hotel/Guesthouse
10.6 km away
Cascade Manor
Cascade Manor
#3 of 14 in Paarl
160 reviews
2.4 km away
Grande Roche Hotel
Grande Roche Hotel
#2 of 14 in Paarl
455 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
11.6 km away
Ridgeback House
Ridgeback House
#1 of 1 in Windmeul
46 reviews
11.0 km away
De Kleijne Bos Country House
7.5 km away
Palmiet Valley Wine Estate & Boutique Hotel
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
WELCOME TO 4* ALBA HOUSE BED AND BREAKFAST: Situated within the golden triangle of Paarl, Stellenbosch and Franschhoek at the Western Cape. Flanked by world renowned wine estates. Cape Town International airport 40 minutes drive, Cape Town only 30 minutes. Alba House offers spectacular views, en suite air conditioned rooms with king size beds, own private entrances and patios, huge salt water swimming pool with fresh water solar heated pool shower, beautiful garden. The picturesque town of Paarl, is one of the 3 oldest in South Africa. Ideally suited for Cape Town visits. The Cape Peninsular and the sea side towns near Cape Town easily accessible from us. We offer airport transfers, holiday planning and visits to local attractions.Special discounted "Play and Stay" golf packages at Paarl-Boschenmeer and Pearl Valley Golf Estates arranged. The amazing Val de Vie Polo Estate within easy reach. Walk to wine farms for wine tasting and leisurely lunches under oak trees. Paarl area produces 1/3 of South African wines. Great restaurants, cafes, shops, galleries, museums, mountain trips with picnic. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alba House Bed and Breakfast

Address: 16 Lille Street | Courtrai, Paarl 7646, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Paarl
Price Range: $127 - $186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Alba House Bed and Breakfast 4*
Number of rooms: 4
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Travelocity, Hotels.com, Expedia, Booking.com, Priceline and Agoda so you can book your Alba House Bed and Breakfast reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Alba House Bed and Breakfast staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Nice view choose room 1, it does get the sun in the morning, or room 4, which is the largest and coolest in the summer.”
 of 5 bubbles travellerG9581KR, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We would recommend the downstairs room, it is large and private. But the room upstair with view over the valley is also very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles jarkah2014, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The room downstairs is secluded and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles esvejk, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“take the one upstairs, I think that is further away from the rest of the rooms, and would give some privacy.”
 of 5 bubbles CharHugh, 10 May 2016 | Read review
“Any room goes.”
 of 5 bubbles satoros, 12 Apr 2016 | Read review
5 of 5