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Bluegum Hill Guest House and Apartments

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Free Breakfast
Air Conditioning
Pool
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3 Star Hotel
Come home to one of the most breathtaking views in Cape Town beneath the Bluegum trees on Signal Hill. Peace and tranquility close to City and Waterfront. Panoramic views across Table Bay to Robben Island. Africa’s colourful history and warmth reflected in the artistic decor, relaxed...
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13 Merriman Road, Green Point 8005, South Africa
18.8 km to Cape Town Intl Airport
728 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I found this gem quite by accident as a single traveller looking for somewhere reasonably priced and safe. Well I can’t adequately describe the view,the friendly helpful owner and her lovely staff. Breakfast was superb,the room perfect. Uber to and from town never let me...More

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Response from Aissa - Cape To... P, Owner at Bluegum Hill Guest House and ApartmentsResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much Rob! This has just brought a smile to all our hearts! So very good to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Bluegum :) We do try our very best to take good care of our lovely guests! Thanks so much...More

Reviewed 6 June 2018

Having ridden 300km through torrential rain on motorbikes into Cape Town (yes, right in the middle of a drought!) we came upon this gem by accident. How lucky were we. Fantastic views across the Waterfront and out to Robin Island. The owners were genuinely warm...More

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Response from Aissa - Cape To... P, Owner at Bluegum Hill Guest House and ApartmentsResponded 7 June 2018

An incredible journey - braving Africa by motorbike including torrentail rains to finally get to Cape Town! We were so pleased that we could share in just a tiny bit of this epic undertaking and were so happy that you enjoyed it here at Bluegum....More

Reviewed 30 April 2018

From arrival till departure I felt like I was at home with all conveniences and a lovely hostess and helpful,caring staff . The spectacular view over the Cape Town harbor and Bay made me want to stay just that little bit longer. Comfort and Detail...More

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Response from Aissa - Cape To... P, Owner at Bluegum Hill Guest House and ApartmentsResponded 4 May 2018

Thank you so much! Home is where the heart is ... :) we are so happy that you felt comfortable here! Warm Wishes! Aissa, Ughetta and our Wonderful staff (Nontembeko, Sizeka and Beauty!)_

Reviewed 14 April 2018

We really liked the apartment.It was clean and cosy. The view was stunning and the location was perfect for walking to the city-center. . The owners was really nice and helpfull, wathever we asked for !More

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Response from Aissa - Cape To... P, Owner at Bluegum Hill Guest House and ApartmentsResponded 24 April 2018

Thank you so much for your "great " review! We appreciate it! :) So pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay and the apartment! Thank you for staying with us and we hope yo have many amazing memories of Cape Town! Warm Wishjes Aissa...More

Reviewed 10 April 2018

We had the very nice villa and a double. Together as a family we enjoyed our breakfast on the terrace with the beautiful view over the bay. Breakfast was always freshly prepared and delicious (fruits, warm breakfast) Our host gave us very good recommendations for...More

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Response from Aissa - Cape To... P, Owner at Bluegum Hill Guest House and ApartmentsResponded 13 April 2018

Much appreciated! Thank you so much for your review! :) So pleased that you felt comfortable here! Thanks again for staying with us! We hope you all have wonderful memories of Cape Town! Warm Wishes Aissa & Ughetta

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Come home to one of the most breathtaking views in Cape Town beneath the Bluegum trees on Signal Hill. Peace and tranquility close to City and Waterfront. Panoramic views across Table Bay to Robben Island. ...More Africa’s colourful history and warmth reflected in the artistic decor, relaxed atmosphere and friendly hospitality. Characterful bedrooms, generous breakfasts and complimentary refreshments. Sundowners on the lookout deck, sparkling salt-water pool. Children welcome. Tourist info, airport transfers, tours, car hire gladly arranged. German understood.Three Star Graded. Established 1995. Less
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Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
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Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Certificate of Excellence
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jillfindlay
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Response from Aissa - Cape To... P | Property representative |
Hi there ! Thanks for your note -- yes we do have twin rooms - 2 of our larger Standard rooms can have twin beds ! We have 2 garages (first come first serve on the day of check in ) and we have on street parking with a... More
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"rooms top floor avoid the spiral staircase."
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"Penthouse apartment has it's own private balcony and panoramic views from inside and out. There are no..."
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"Room 3 has no bed end, so good for tall people."
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"Room no. 2 was great."
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