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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This guest house is a hidden gem tucked away a mere 10 minute walk from Camps Bay Beach front. Joh & Tom are the most perfect hosts I have ever met, nothing is too much trouble & they are very friendly. The rooms are spacious & clean & contain everything you require. As for the breakfast what can I say,...

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Frant, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed here for 3 nights in early Feb - fantastically relaxing, incredible breakfasts, discreet bespoke advice from Tom and Jo on everything from local restaurants, spas, wine land tastings and parking for Ribbentrop Island tours. Thanks for making a special occasion so memorable!

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Abingdon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

From the moment I arrived the personal welcome,home baked muffins and pot of tea made me feel very special. Everything on the extensive breakfast menu is beautifully prepared, presented and so delicious. There were so many personal touches that will have me returning to Le Gouverneur again. Friends came to visit for a couple of hours and were made so...

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LeGouverneur_CPT, General Manager at Le Gouverneur Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Ray, thanks for the wonderful review:) Glad you enjoyed your time with us. Thanks for the compliments on Jo's breakfast, lemonades and general baking skills. See you next year! Tom, Jo, Heidi, Ivy, Vicky & Sam

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The welcome and hospitality of the hosts, Tom & Jo is second to none  As soon as we arrived we were welcomed with a beer and an amazing home cooked cinnamon swirl bun. At the sunbeds Jo would pop down and make sure you had anything you wanted...including a delightful ginger and lemonade refreshing homemade drink.They were always on hand...

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LeGouverneur_CPT, General Manager at Le Gouverneur Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Gillian & Patrick, thanks for the excellent review. We're glad you enjoyed your birthday celebration with us here in beautiful Camps Bay. All the best Tom, Jo, Heidi, Ivy, Vicky & Sam

Basel, Switzerland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you very much Jo and Tom for the fantastic job you are doing at Le Gouverneur. This is really an exceptional guest house and we were very lucky to get spoiled by your bakery and cooking skills for a few days. The guest house itself is perfectly located in Camps Bay with an amazing view over Lionshead, the Twelve...

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LeGouverneur_CPT, General Manager at Le Gouverneur Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Mathias & Denise, thanks for the great review:) We're glad you enjoyed our penthouse suite. See you again soon! Tom, Jo, Heidi, Ivy, Vicky & Sam

Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best accommodation and service. We were looked after so well by Jo and Tom. The breakfast was the best and included lovely yoghurt pots and freshly made muffins and breakfasts and delicious homemade juices. The cheeses were delicious. Great pool area with lots of beds. The rooms are great and extremely comfortable with lovely soft towels and dressing gowns. We...

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LeGouverneur_CPT, General Manager at Le Gouverneur Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Susan & Allan, thanks for the excellent review:) Thanks for the compliments of Jo's breakfast, our pool deck and rooms. All the best from a sunny Camps Bay Tom, Jo, Heidi, Ivy, Vicky & Sam

Stellenbosch
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I had the good fortune of discovering this amazing guesthouse overlooking the beautiful Camps Bay. From the minute we arrived, we were treated to some of the very best hospitality in the world. Our penthouse room was breathtaking, boasting an uninterrupted panorama of the bay and the mountain. The large balcony is perfect for lazing on the...

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LeGouverneur_CPT, General Manager at Le Gouverneur Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Charl & Barbara, thanks for the excellent review from your recent Camps Bay stopover. Thanks for the compliments on the room, views, pool and breakfast served on your private balcony in the penthouse. Hope to see you again soon! Tom, Jo, Heidi, Ivy, Vicky & Sam

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great stay. Tom and Joh were first class hosts. Nice room and great pool area. Loved the breakfasts - interesting, beautifully presented and scrumptious!! We will return - there is no doubt. Thanks Keith & Pam

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LeGouverneur_CPT, General Manager at Le Gouverneur Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Keith & Pam, thanks for the great review. It was a pleasure hosting you and we hope to see you again next year:) Tom, Jo, Heidi, Ivy, Vicky & Sam

Moers, Germany
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perfectly located in Camps Bay, incredible nice and helpful hosts, first class breakfast, comfortable rooms, the view from the terraces is breathtaking. We would definitely go a second time to this guesthouse.

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LeGouverneur_CPT, General Manager at Le Gouverneur Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Monika & Kai, thanks for the excellent review:) Glad you enjoyed our location, breakfast and views. All the best from a sunny Camps Bay Tom, Jo, Heidi, Ivy, Vicky & Sam

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

My wife and I came here at that start of our honeymoon and it was the perfect start to an unforgettable trip. Tom and Joh were the perfect hosts and made us feel especially welcome. We took a suite with our own balcony and the treatment we received was incredible. From the breakfast (homemade granola, homemade baked muffins, cinnamon rolls...

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LeGouverneur_CPT, General Manager at Le Gouverneur Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Peter & Catherine, thanks for the great review:) Glad you enjoyed your honeymoon stay with us. Thanks for the compliments on Jo's breakfast, hospitality and facilities. All the best from a sunny Camps Bay:) Tom, Jo, Heidi, Ivy, Vicky & Sam

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A warm welcome to Le Gouverneur Guesthouse. We offer you personalized service, warm hospitality and the comfort of an exclusive guesthouse in the heart of Camps Bay. You'll experience views of some of the world's finest beaches and the sparkling blue ocean.Take a walk to the beach, the nearby shops, trendy restaurants and beach bars and enjoy a picnic on Camps Bay's pristine, white sands. And for the sports minded Cape Town offers excellent opportunities for golf, surfing, horseback riding, walking, hiking, cycling and paragliding - among many other activities.We offer you two stylish apartments and three suites with breathtaking views of Lion's Head, the Twelve Apostles and the Atlantic Ocean.Each room has been beautifully appointed with meticulous attention to detail and includes digital satellite television, wireless internet connection, telephone, mini bar, hair dryer and tea tray.The king-size pool and comfortable sun loungers invite you to relax and unwind, surrounded by a private, landscaped garden. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Le Gouverneur Guesthouse

Address: 27 Geneva Drive, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Camps Bay
Price Range: RM496 - RM1,338 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Le Gouverneur Guesthouse 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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