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Austrian Alps, Austria
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Everything was at its best, service, nice breakfest, perfect located, nice rooms ! Everybody was just so kind and helpfull, we would always recommend this stay to anybody! Greetings from chris and kate.

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Jeff L, Owner at Head South Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for this wonderful review guys. It makes our work very rewarding when we have satisfied guests as yourself, and when reviews such as this are posted.

Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 24 July 2016

I would have no hesitation recommending this establishment to others. As a business traveller breakfast could be earlier during the week, say from 07.00 hrs. Location and security were also perfect for my needs.

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Jeff L, Owner at Head South Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Sean. Thanks for the lovely review. Next time you visit, please let management know the night before, that you would like an early breakfast. We certainly arrange early breakfasts for those that require them. It may not be bacon and eggs at 06h30, but it will be something nourishing. All the best Jeff

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 24 July 2016

A well cared for small boutique hotel. Authentically Cape Town. Excellent position making the Waterfront accessible by foot. Clean neat modern with good beds and linen. Friendly accommodating staff. Absolutely excellent breakfasts. Very enjoyable and comfortable stay.

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 16 June 2016

We've stayed for four nights and liked it very much. Rooms and breakfast are good and staff is very friendly! The location is OK. it is on a big avenue, but there was no noise in the room. The house is also very charming.

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Darling, South Africa
Reviewed 9 June 2016

Awesome stay at Head South Lodge! The owner and staff made me feel extremely welcome and it really felt like a home away from home. A beautiful setting, comfy rooms and a delish breakfast made for a very relaxing stay! Thank you very much! ☺

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 June 2016

What a great place to stay for our visit to Cape Town. From the owner Jeff and to all his staff thank you for a wonderful stay. The friendliness that we all experienced was heartwarming. Our rooms where all great and so was the breakfast. Thank you for going the extra mile to ensure our stay was so memorable and...

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Jeff L, Owner at Head South Lodge, responded to this review

What a fabulous review. We are delighted you feel that way about us. Thanks for this, and we look forward to hosting you and your groups in the near future.

Chatsworth, United States
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Whether you're a first time guest or a repeat customer like myself, you will find the Head South Lodge warm and inviting. Great location on main road in Green Point and just a few minutes walk to the water. Sleeping rooms are clean and functional, with great showers and beds!!!. The staff is excellent, very helpful and friendly. Nice breakfast...

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Jeff L, Owner at Head South Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review. I am delighted you feel that way about us at Head South Lodge. There will be some changes to some of the rooms and public areas, so hopefully you will get to enjoy those new changes soon. We do try and maintain good standards, and hopefully we don't slip up too often.

Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Excellent service and rooms ! The 1920s Deco and furniture choices make the environment unique , welcoming and as though you are staying at a friends house rather than a hotel . The staff is very personable and detail oriented. I highly recommend this place as I landed from the usa without my converter and they immediately found one and...

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Jeff L, Owner at Head South Lodge, responded to this review

Wow! Thanks so much for this wonderful review. We are delighted we could provide a great place for you to stay. We all hope to see you soon again.

Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Me and my partner spent couple of days in this place. Well located, clean room, really helpful staff. However, for the price it could have been better. The windows of the room can be opened from outside as its screws were fallen off, even though safe and secured, it can leave some in phobia. There could be difference in online...

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Jeff L, Owner at Head South Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to post this review. We learn from reviews such as this, with a view to improving. The windows in question, and most of the wooden ones in the hotel, are having new hinges put on. We do take pride in our ability to make guests feel secure, not only with our new electronic safes (for...

Grand Cayman
Reviewed 6 April 2016

I spent 2 nights here. The room was clean and the staff very attentive and helpful. There is security at the gate. I had a rental car so it was awesome that free parking was available. I only utilised the bfast one morning and thought it could have been better. There were no eggs or tomato etc but not a...

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Jeff L, Owner at Head South Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for posting this review. I don't understand why you didn't get eggs. We have farm fresh, free range eggs delivered to us every week, and provide scrambled as a matter of course, and most often 'made to order'. Sorry you weren't made aware of this.

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Head South Lodge has become one of Cape Town's leading boutique hotels. The combination of its sophisticated style and funky atmosphere over 18 years, has proven to be an attractive mix for all guests. Position and service are the strong points of Head South. Guests are offered recommendations, and assisted with directions to sites within and outside of Cape Town. ... more   less 

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Address: 215 Main Road | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: RM350 - RM642 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Head South Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 22
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