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Cape Standard

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The rooms are very well decorated, stylish and simplistic. The garden, pool and whole outside area is very secluded, surrounded by lush greenery which means ultimate relaxation. It does not feel like you are in the city at all. The staff are very friendly and the breakfast was absolutely delicious.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My family loved staying at the Cape Standard, David and Margot made our stay so pleasant. They were so kind and so helpful during our time in Cape Town. We also loved chatting with Paddington while sitting outside in the back terrace enjoying an amazing breakfast, a perfect way to start the day! I am especially thankful to Margot, when...

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From booking onwards Margot,the manager, was proactive and helpful. She arranged trips and airport transfers for us. On arrival we were upgraded. On departure day we were given an all day late checkout. And in between she got stamps for us, arranged a link with donating to a township, checked daily that all was well. Brilliant-made the trip immensely more...

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Davidcapestandard, Manager at Cape Standard, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words about The Cape Standard. Its always fantastic to receive such positive feedback about the hard work and effort we put into making this one of the best spaces to experience beautiful Cape Town from. We look forward to welcoming you back one day. kind regards, Margot

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really enjoyed staying with David and Margot, they were very friendly. The only small problem was a building site near by with very loud workers. But I think they are ready now so future guest will have no problem.

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 7 April 2017

I spent a week at Cape Standard and have nothing but positive things to say about the experience. David (the owner) and Margot were so helpful, including lining me up for an excellent one-day winelands tour. Paddington's cheery nature added to the pleasure of having a very good breakfast each morning -- continental aw well as various kinds of eggs...

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Margot O, Manager at Cape Standard, responded to this review

It was lovely hosting you at Cape Standard and glad you enjoyed your wine trip with Adriaan, We hope to spoil you some more next time

Reviewed 3 April 2017

This was my first time in Cape Town and the Cape Standard was selected by my company for our team to stay. The entire team at Cape Standard was incredibly accommodating, pleasant and wonderful. I felt as if they were family by the time we left. The entire place has a boutique feel to it, the lounge area and the...

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Margot O, Manager at Cape Standard, responded to this review

It was such a pleasure hosting the group We hope to see you again with your next visit Kind Regards

Andover, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Can't fault the front of house team for their friendliness but the cleanliness of the rooms certainly needs a shake up. Rooms are very basic, small beds, small screen TV (not that I was there too watch TV) surprised they have a TGSA 4 star rating.

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Davidcapestandard, Owner at Cape Standard, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am sorry to read that you think that the rooms are not cleaned to your satisfaction and that you find our star rating surprising. We are committed to the style of decor that people from the world over return to time and again. The beds are either queen or king size beds.

Reviewed 22 March 2017

Cape Standard is a great find. From the moment we arrived we were made to feel welcome and were offered great advice on where to go/where to eat and generally given a feel for Cape Town. The hotel arranged two guided trips for us and the quality of the trip/the car and the driver was first class. The rooms at...

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CapeStandard, Manager at Cape Standard, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. We are always so happy to hear that guests have enjoyed their stay with us. We hope to see you back again on your next visit. Kind Regards

Vantaa, Finland
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Very friendly and helpful people here! The location may be a bit too far from the Waterfront by foot, but taxi takes only 50 rand or so. The breakfast was excellent with juices and the special health drinks. The area was quiet and safe. At least some of the villas have their own entrance straight from the street, which was...

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CapeStandard, Manager at Cape Standard, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We hope to welcome you back again in the future. Kind Regards

Kuopio, Finland
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Hotel in optimal location and friendly personnel. Everything went very smoothly starting with airport transport arrangements, helpful restaurant advice and excellent breakfast. Special thanks to the always glad and helpful personnel.

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CapeStandard, Manager at Cape Standard, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We do have a great team who will do their best to make sure all our guests feel comfortable and relaxed. We hope to see you soon again. Kind Regards

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Cape Standard

Address: 3 Romney Road | Greenpoint, Cape Town Central, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: RM351 - RM821 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Cape Standard 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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“We were in room 8 and it was large,light and airy. Quiet.”
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“We liked the 4 rooms facing the pool the best.”
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