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The Flying Penguin

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  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had such a fantastic stay at the Flying Penguin!!! It felt like home to home. Our hosts were extremely attentive to our needs and comfort. We had spacious accommodation at very affordable rates, not to mention the breath taking sea views we enjoyed. Our...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely friendly welcome from our host, and a useful folder of local information was available in our room. Feels very much like a family home, surrounded by pretty gardens and pets. We had our own entrance below the main house, and our room was bright...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 19 February 2018

Wonderful place to be! Very friendly hosts, amazing view and chaming apartment. Excellent place to stay if you are visitng the Boulder bay. Tip! Wake up early in the morning and visit to the penguins at dawn. Then you will be lonely and may enjoy...More

Thank Charlotte S
Reviewed 11 January 2018

We had a lovely stay at the Flying Penguine from Dec 27 2017 till Jan 03 2018. In spite of the drought in Cape Town we didn't miss anything. Our hosts were friendly and supplied whenever necessary with information, practical help and quick replacement of...More

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Reviewed 5 January 2018

Nice view, tranquil setting, private mini garden, WiFi and super pet friendly. Close to food stores, lovely pet friendly beeches. We stayed for 11 nights and the hosts were absolutely magnificent, even did a 4 legged babysitting for us.

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$50 - US$123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$50 - US$123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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"Dont miss the breakfast serverd by the hosts!"
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"The penthouse is great value for money"
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"The penthouse suite has the views, the other room a small garden area"
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"Ask for the penthouse! It was all we could have asked for."
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