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Atforest Guest House

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Port Elizabeth
Reviewed 1 week ago

Let me start this review off by stating two facts. One, I have no desire to be treated any differently than anyone else and secondly I have never, in all my years of travelling on the road ever found it necessary to vacate an accommodation establishment for any reason what's so ever, never mind over the last 10 years that...

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London
Reviewed 23 March 2017

This is a nice b and b in Cape Town, but it is a bit quirky. Room is fine (a bit old-fashioned), shower room did not look great, but the water pressure was good and strong and it was clean. Pool in garden, was a strange shade of green but it was pleasant sitting there for a short period one...

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PietCapeTown, Owner at Atforest Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Michele, Sorry to read about the pool, air conditioner and shower room. The problems will be investigated, but the old fashionedness you might have seen on photos before you booked! We are just old fashioned! The house is 110 years old and I, myself, am not far behind. Kind regards and please try us again. Piet

Bayreuth, Germany
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Rooms are very old and shabby. Bathroom is very cramped, the shower is full of black mold. Disgusting! Breakfast is lower average The wind is blowing through the closed windows. It is a cheap guest house, but for the offered performance nevertheless too expensive

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 18 January 2016

Atforest is clean, safe and has easy access to Cape Town. Lance and Mama (as I referred to her the helper and cleaner) are very friendly and helpful in helping you to find your way around on your own and attending to queries.The breakfast is eatable, but lacking Inspiration and eggs are very oily when served. The view from the...

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Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely stay at Atforest. Lance was incredibly helpful, the room was clean, it had a great location for Table Mountain and the breakfast was delicious. We spent four nights here and it was a gray base for exploring but we did have a car. We really enjoyed our time here.

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San Jose, California
Reviewed 23 June 2015

The place is easy to find. Its on the uphill side so the best way to get here is by car. The area feels safe and its close Table Mountain, Lions Head, Signal Hill. There's parking for 3-4 cars inside the walled area, first come first serve. We had a great stay and the only downside is their WiFi didn't...

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Baden, Switzerland
Reviewed 21 January 2015

Atforest offers a clean, safe and tranquil place in a very favourable location near to Cape Town's main attractions. The staff ist very friendly and helpful in helping you to find your way around on your own. For a single traveller I found it a bit costly, considering the small room. The breakfast is okay, but lacking Inspiration - and...

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Des Moines, Iowa
Reviewed 18 January 2015

We absolutely, 100% can't recommend Atforest enough! We were lucky to meet one of the owners Pat while traveling in Ireland and at her suggestion we couldn't wait to accept her invitation and stay when we visited Cape Town. The location is fantastic, we rented a car and the gated parking lot was great. It really is in the perfect...

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Stonehouse, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 October 2014

Not far from the airport. Wonderful helpful, friendly hosts. Pat went out of her way to give directions on arrival as some luggage had not transferred flighs from UK and lots of advice for SA novices. Glad we stayed 2 nights so luggage could catch up, and also returned to Pat at the end of our trip for a family...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 13 June 2014

I can recommend this fanmily owned and run Guest house at the foot of Table mountain - clean, affordable and central to everything. Owner very friendly and happy to to make your experience a memorable one. Erna Wetzel, Somerset West

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Address: 14 Forest Road | Oranjezicht, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central > City Bowl , Oranjezicht
Price Range: RM172 - RM443 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Atforest Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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“If you have to stay at Atforest get one of the front rooms”
wildguide, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“Rear rooms have view of Table Mountain and there is a sofa on the verandah at the front.”
222rosanne, 7 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Ask for the room with the beautifully remodeled bathroom with slate floor and shower.”
fiftystatesevenconts, 9 Aug 2013 | Read review
“We had a room next to the pool and we enjoyed that very much.”
paulhofstee, 13 Jan 2012 | Read review
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