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Reviewed 7 December 2015

My husband and I stayed there to celebrate our honeymoon. Every single detail of our stay was perfectly planned out by the thoughtful staff--from picking us up at the airport to helping us find a place to have dinner. MannaBay staff are kind, genuine, and accommodating. They even left thoughtful little surprises in our suite to wish us congratulations. I... More 

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MannabayManagement, General Manager at MannaBay, responded to this review

Dear Nakeefa, Wow! thank you for your amazing review. We are thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you for choosing MannaBay for such a special trip. Come back soon and please stay longer next time ;). Kind regards, Mitch More 

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36 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2015

We just spent three nights on our first trip to Cape Town at MannaBay and the experience was wonderful. I'm so glad we chose to be by Table Mountain and away from the tourist-driven waterfront. The hotel itself is beautifully designed, and the Explorer room had an expansive view of the city from the bedroom and a view of the... More 

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MannabayManagement, General Manager at MannaBay, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review. We are thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you some time soon in the future on your next trip to Cape Town. Kind regards, Mitch More 

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42 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2015 via mobile

My husband and I just spent a wonderful birthday and anniversary weekend at MannaBay. It was absolutely amazing. The hotel is beautiful and eclectic with unique furnishings no artwork-like being in a museum. Our room had a breath taking view of Table Mountain-one of the seven wonders of the natural world. all of the staff but particularly Laura were so... More 

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MannabayManagement, General Manager at MannaBay, responded to this review

Dear Mr/s Haskins, Thank you for your lovely review. We really do appreciate the feedback, especially when it's great feedback like this. We cant wait to have you back at MannaBay again. Kind regards, Mitch More 

London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 21 November 2015 via mobile

We had a fantastic stay in the Versailles Suite and I'm not sure how it could be improved. Huge room at very good value with a great ensuite and balcony with views over Cape Town. Really good service and helpful with booking activities. 10/10 food for breakfast and the best tea with cakes, sandwiches etc. if you get the chance... More 

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MannabayManagement, General Manager at MannaBay, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We hope to see you back at MannaBay in the future. Kind regards, Mitch More 

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Reviewed 20 November 2015

We traveled to South Africa in September and spent a fun-filled week in Cape Town. We prefer smaller hotels so our travel consultant booked us at Manna Bay Hotel. The best way to describe our stay would be to say it felt just like home. The staff couldn't do enough for us. We had an amazing breakfast every morning, high... More 

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MannabayManagement, General Manager at MannaBay, responded to this review

Dear Catherine, Thank you for taking the time to write this amazing review. We absolutely loved having you here and cant wait to welcome you back. Kind regards, Mitch More 

White River
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Reviewed 19 November 2015

I absolutely adored my stay at MannaBay in October when I had to visit Cape Town for a week-long business trip. The hotel itself, is graceful elegance personified with a big splash of baroque decor which I simply love! The staff could not do enough even so much as to leave a bottle, every evening in my room, of their... More 

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MannabayManagement, General Manager at MannaBay, responded to this review

Dear Tina, Thank you for your lovely review and choosing MannaBay to be your Cape Town home. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind regards, Mitch More 

Bolton UK
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76 reviews
44 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2015

We spent 2 nights at MannaBay to celebrate my wife's birthday and we loved it. This stunning property is located at the foot of the Table Mountain. The front of the property gives you fantastic views of the city, whilst the rear gives you an equally fantastic view of the Table Mountain. We were greeted with a warm welcome upon... More 

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MannabayManagement, General Manager at MannaBay, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you back at MannaBay soon. Kind regards, Mitch More 

Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

Stayed at MannaBay as a group of 4 recently and loved our stay. Our favourite things were the design and quality of the accommodation and property, the amazing breakfasts and high tea and the hotel driver service to and from dinner each night. Location of the hotel is about 15 min drive from town at the foot of Table Mountain.... More 

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MannabayManagement, General Manager at MannaBay, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and constructive comments. Irons and ironing boards are available at all times on request and we are always happy to do it for you - free of charge. We are working hard on finding a solution with the electrical outlets closer to the mirrors. We hope to see you back at MannaBay sometime soon. Kind... More 

Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 26 October 2015

We opted for the top floor suite with balcony. Great views of the city. Great views out the back of the mountain. Very helpful staff even for obscure requests. Awesome afternoon tea - included I might add. Excellent breakfast and coffee, also included. Solid at recommending restaurants outside the hotel. The biggest plus however - the hotel driver. At night... More 

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MannabayManagement, General Manager at MannaBay, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you took the electricity 'load-shedding' in your stride. We try to make it a romantic experience for our guests. We hope to welcome you back soon - and you will be glad to hear that... More 

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36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2015

We recently spent three nights in the Persian Room at Manna Bay at the start of a two week tour of South Africa. This is a wonderful place to stay and is more like staying at the very tasteful and luxurious home of a wealthy friend or relative than in an hotel. As guests you are free to wander around... More 

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Thank you for taking to write this great review. We loved having you here and we cant wait to welcome you back. Kind regards, Mitch More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
You can't get much closer to Table Mountain than this... In the heart of Cape Town, MannaBay has just eight uniquely designed suites that set the bar for contemporary luxury. From this prime setting on the border of the Table Mountain National Park with suites becoming of Persian Princes, Orchid Hunters and Heroic Explorers alike, you can experience the Mother City in sheer comfort and privacy, with a team of friendly staff dedicated to making every guest's experience as special as possible. ... more   less 

Additional Information about MannaBay

Address: 8 Bridle Road | Oranjezicht, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: RM1,697 - RM2,085 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — MannaBay 4.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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MannaBay Cape Town, South Africa
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#2 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
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“As far as I saw, not a bad room in the place.”
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  • Table Mountain as seen from the rear of the hotel.
 of 5 bubbles 317patg, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Versailles Suite has an excellent view of the city”
 of 5 bubbles ErnstD852, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“front rooms have view of the city and water”
 of 5 bubbles garygL9564SW, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I highly recommend a city facing room for the spectacular views. The king size beds can be separated into single beds if you wish.”
 of 5 bubbles AnneG432, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Try for a front-facing room for spectacular views of Cape Town.”
 of 5 bubbles billrosenblatt, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
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