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    Cactus House

    4 Molteno Rd., Cape Town 8001, South Africa
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    • Very good11%
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    • Terrible3%
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    Reviewed 18 January 2017

    Thank you to Simon ,Jullian and the rest of there team for making my holiday From been invited to dinner on Christmas Eve to breakfast on my patio to doing my washing (ironing) without me asking and arranging a car and driver what more could...More

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    Thank Gregdub
    Response from molteno5, General Manager at Cactus HouseResponded 19 January 2017

    Dear Greg Thank you for sharing this great review and for staying with us. You have certainly contributed a great energy whilst being here and we look forward to having you back real soon. PS. Thank you for the delicious chocolate brownies you baked. :-)...More

    Reviewed 17 January 2017

    i had a very good time during my stay in Cactus House. The rooms are very nice, well furnished and with beautiful views over Table mountain. The entire house and the gardens are also very nice and the breakfast delicious. The tenants, Jules and Simon...More

    Thank Carlos B
    Response from molteno5, General Manager at Cactus HouseResponded 18 January 2017

    Carlos, Thank you for sharing these kind and complementary words. What a wonderful and pleasant guest you were and we would most certainly be more than delighted to host you again in the future. Take care and kind regards Julian and the team

    Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

    By far the best hospitality in all my travels! I have been to many guesthouses and hotels around the world but i have to hand the Gold medal to Jules and his team. Clean, Great location, Fabulous parties, Smart conversation, Brilliant food, Superb wine, Best...More

    Thank Janny L
    Response from molteno5, General Manager at Cactus HouseResponded 11 January 2017

    Janny, what an honour to have had you share in the festivities here at Cactus House. It was so good having you here and know that you are welcome anytime. We look forward to your next visit and wish great success and all that is...More

    Reviewed 10 January 2017

    My husband and I had a fantastic six-night stay at Cactus House recently. From the moment we arrived, we felt like we were part of the Cactus House family. Simon, Julian and Shree were wonderfully hospitable and went above and beyond to make our stay...More

    Thank Kevin M
    Response from molteno5, General Manager at Cactus HouseResponded 11 January 2017

    Hello Kevin and Christopher Thank you for sharing these kind words. We've experienced such a great energy from the two of you from day one and would most certainly welcome you back at Cactus House with open arms any day. Thank you for contributing to...More

    Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

    My husband and I stayed at Cactus House for a little over 2 weeks in November 2016. This was our 5th stay at the house, and once again the stay far exceeded our expectations. The house is an absolute oasis and is located very centrally...More

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    • 6
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    • City Bowl
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    • Cactus House Cape Town, South Africa
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    "Superior room"
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    "Front rooms with balcony for great views of Table Mountain"
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    "The upstairs rooms at the front have a view of the Table Mountain range"
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    "The front superior rooms tend to stay cooler during the day than the rooms on the back of the house."
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