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Penelope's Guesthouse

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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“guest house”(23 reviews)
“b b”(20 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a rushed weekend arrangement and incidentally ended up in Stellenbosch. However, we enjoyed a very friendly service with Nicely and fully equiped room (clean) situated in a small quiet side street. A reasonable breakfast with fresh fruits, berries, eggs of our choice served...More

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Response from Penelope M, Owner at Penelope's GuesthouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the lovely review. I am so glad that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to your next visit. Regards Penelope

Reviewed 21 February 2018

We enjoyed a perfect, very friendly service. Nicely and fully equiped room (clean) situated in a small quiet side street. A substantial breakfast with fresh fruits, berries, eggs of our choice served in a pretty garden. We got all kind of useful tips and recommendations...More

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Response from PeneopeM, Owner at Penelope's GuesthouseResponded 23 February 2018

Thank you for the lovely review! I am so glad you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to your next visit. regards Penny

Reviewed 31 January 2018

We stayed here on the night of our engagement and loved it. The rooms are decently sized with a great garden view, and most of the rooms also have a balcony with a small table and chairs. When Penelope heard it was our engagement, she...More

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Response from PeneopeM, Owner at Penelope's GuesthouseResponded 2 February 2018

Hello Stuart Thank you for the review, I appreciate you taking the time for it. We do try to keep our prices as affordable as possible whilst still ensuring that our guests have a wonder full stay. We hope to welcome you again on your...More

Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Very accommodating and hospitable hosts. Very comfortable facilities, lovely breakfast! Location in a quiet area, not to far from Stellies. Easy access to main routes, in particular the wine routes. Would definitely recommend.

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Reviewed 27 November 2017

We stayed for 2 nights and we enjoyed it a lot. It is a very nice property with a pretty garden and pool. Everything was very clean and breakfast on the terrace was lovely. Penelope is a great host who can also help with arranging...More

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Response from PeneopeM, Owner at Penelope's GuesthouseResponded 28 November 2017

Hello, thank you so much for the wonderful review. I am so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We try to create a relaxing happy atmosphere for our guests. We look forward to your next visit! Regards Penny

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
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Price range
US$101 - US$132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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Price range
US$101 - US$132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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Traveller (69)
Room & Suite (44)
Dining (13)
Pool & Beach (9)
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"Not sure if they have rooms not facing the busy street, but it will be worthwhile to ask."
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"Room Number 4!"
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"Book a room facing the mountains"
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"All rooms are excellent, although I prefer the shower rooms"
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