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Dolphin Inn Guesthouse, Mouille Point

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Brisbane, Australia
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

This guesthouse is very comfortable and we felt very much at home during our recent stay. The caretaker hosts were fabulous and made us feel very welcome and they cooked a great breakfast. The location is fantastic, just across the road from the beach esplanade where you can walk or bike ride. Whales were spotted just offshore while we were... More 

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Hoedspruit, South Africa
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19 reviews
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Reviewed 10 November 2015

Lovely location and clean calm room with view of the sea. Close to great restaurants, V&A Waterfront, CTICC. Friendly caring service and great breakfast. Near the soccer stadium, great beaches nearby, visit the Mouille Point light house built in 1823.

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Thank Shikwari
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4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 29 October 2015

I have stayed here twice now and wouldn't think of staying anywhere else when I go back to Cape Town. The Inn is right on the water with amazing views across the ocean. In a great neighborhood with tons of restaurants and bars not far away, but not right in the middle of the action. Since it is right on... More 

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Thank Rusty T
Greater London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2015

This guesthouse has a cheery, friendly feel about it, and a good location if you want to be based in the waterfront area (good for accessing the V&A shops and the Red Open Top Bus tours). The owners Paul (nice and friendly) and Tanya went on holidays during my stay. The locum couple Sandra and Mullen who then arrived made... More 

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DolphinCapeTown, Owner at Dolphin Inn Guesthouse, Mouille Point, responded to this review

Hello Atheoretical! Thank you for taking the time and effort to post your comments. We regret that you feel we "poked" you into an unsuitable room. At the time of your booking, room 3 was indeed the only room available and we were unable to move you to another room. Yes, room no.3 is in fact our smallest room, however... More 

Paternoster, South Africa
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Reviewed 27 May 2015

Our second visit and it has not lost its appeal. Both times we have reserved the upstairs room with balcony overlooking the sea . I still find the modern approach of open plan toilet disconcerting though. Thank goodness there is a blind which can be lowered ... Disappointed that in winter there was no electric under blanket to ward off... More 

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Thank CourteneyGeorge
Bath, United Kingdom
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38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2015

I thought I had sent my review of Dolphin Guest House some time back but found it under 'draft', sorry. For any visitor to Cape Town who wished to stay in an inexpensive small hotel within easy distance of everything, overlooking the sea and very near the Waterfront Complex then Dolphin Inn is ideal. Parking in front is free and... More 

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Thank elliven_9
Durban
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2015

Very homely and welcoming. Hosts Paul & Tania are doing a good job in caring for just about every need. There's a stocked fridge in the room with snacks and drinks and an honesty bar in the lounge. Uninterrupted view of the Green Point promenade and close proximity to all attractions and the V&A Waterfront makes this the ideal holiday... More 

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Ahmedabad, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2015

The place is very nice and peaceful but not too far away from the activities of any nice and pleasant beaches around. You have fast food joints pubs and long stretch of long and not so busy road on which to try your skateboard along. The place give you a feeling very place and it is perfect B&B .. .

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George, Western Cape, South Africa
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9 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 13 April 2015

Stayed here before, and nothing has changed. Still the same stunning location, awesome hosts and a view to die for. Once again the owners Paul and Tania went out of their way to make us feel at home. The guest house is a easy walk to the V+A Waterfront, Cape Town stadium and some good restaurants. The promenade is on... More 

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Thank André B
Nairobi
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11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2015

Perfect location right on the water. Friendly proprietors. Nicely appointed room (although not large). I was lucky to get a last-minute booking; generally requires booking ahead. Saw whales right from the front window. Overall delightful.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Comfortable, seafront B+B, walking distance to top restaurants, coffee shops, salons, spas and the V+A Waterfront for all your shopping and entertainment needs. Continental and hot breakfast included. Free Wi-Fi. Spectacular views across Table Bay to Robben Island from the living room. Newly renovated luxury suite on the first floor with great views. Spacious bathroom with shower and bath. The open plan design includes a galley kitchen with stove and microwave, a small bar and living room. Sliding doors open onto a covered balcony providing the perfect space for sundowner cocktails or a leisurely breakfast watching the dolphins. Ideal for a romantic getaway or the business traveller who needs some space to work from. Comfortable, spacious accommodation. The Green Point Stadium is less than 700m away! All rooms en-suite with TV and mini bar. Safe and secure area. Beautiful promenade for walkers and runners. Metropolitan Golf course is behind us and the Virgin Active Gym is a quick jog away. Convenient bus access to City Centre, Waterfront and Camps Bay. Cape Town International Convention Centre is a 5 minute drive. Cape Peninsula Technikon and Survival Centre - 5min walk. We can help with car hire, tours and adventure activities. ... more   less 

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Address: 75 Beach Road | Mouille Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: RM518 - RM862 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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“Avoid the ground floor room as its very noisy, as is the other room with a sea view.”
 of 5 bubbles moiraterwey, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the west have afternoon sun, so can be quite warm if you don't pull down the blinds/sun-filter.”
 of 5 bubbles 837BobG, 25 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Depending on the nature of your holiday For business the rooms at the back are 100%”
 of 5 bubbles Elsabe60, 4 Feb 2016 | Read review
“sea view is great but also more expensive. Rooms on the other side are quiet, no street.”
  • KItchen in the front room with balcony and sea view
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 of 5 bubbles laraBrussels, 29 Nov 2015 | Read review
“I had room 8, the managerworried it would betoo noisy being right by the stair but it did seem to worry me and the view is great.”
 of 5 bubbles Shikwari, 10 Nov 2015 | Read review
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