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Overview of Ocean View House

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Terrace/Patio
Beach nearby, beach towels
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Balcony
Terrace/Patio
VIP Access

Ocean View House

4 out of 5

4.7/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air Conditioning
  • Spa
  • Business Services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationCamps Bay Beach15 min walk
    Popular LocationClifton Bay Beach3 min drive
    Popular LocationTable Mountain8 min drive
    AirportCape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.)22 min drive

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Classic Room

5/5 guest room rating
  • 280 sq ft
  • Sea view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed OR 2 Twin Beds

Superior Room

5/5 guest room rating
  • 291 sq ft
  • Sea view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Twin Beds

Panorama Apartment

  • 883 sq ft
  • Sea view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Twin Beds

Panorama Suite

5/5 guest room rating
  • 391 sq ft
  • Sea view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Twin Beds

Traveller Room : Pool Deck

5/5 guest room rating
  • 258 sq ft
  • Sea view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Twin Beds

Oasis Apartment

  • 2153 sq ft
  • Sea view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Milkwood Suite

No guest room rating
  • 764 sq ft
  • Sea view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Twin Beds

Traveller Room : Mountain View

4.5/5 guest room rating
  • 258 sq ft
  • Mountain view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Twin Beds

Garden Suite

  • 484 sq ft
  • Sea view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Twin Beds

About this area

Cape Town

Located in Cape Town's Camps Bay neighborhood, Ocean View House is in the suburbs and near the beach. Shoppers can check out V&A Waterfront, while everyone can enjoy the natural beauty of Camps Bay Beach and Lions Head. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's going on at Cape Town Stadium. Relax and indulge in the area's winery tours, or seek out an adventure with skydiving, hiking/biking trails, and mountain climbing nearby.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Camps Bay Beach - 15 min walk
  • Clifton Bay Beach - 3 min drive
  • Lions Head - 5 min drive
  • South African Museum and Planetarium - 7 min drive
  • Table Mountain - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • Cape Town Station - 8 min drive
  • Woodstock Station - 11 min drive
  • AirportCape Town Intl. Airport (CPT) - 22 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Hussar Grill — 11 min walk
  • PRIMI — 14 min walk
  • Codfather — 16 min walk
  • The Butcher — 16 min walk
  • Zenzero — 16 min walk
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About this property

Ocean View House

Family-friendly Cape Town guesthouse in Camps Bay, near Camps Bay Beach
An outdoor pool, a bar/lounge, and a lazy river are available at this guesthouse. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, massage/treatment rooms, a microwave in a common area, and concierge services are onsite. All 30 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and minibars. For a bit of entertainment, flat-screen TVs come with cable channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like electric kettles and free tea bags/instant coffee. Change of towels is available on request.
Ocean View House offers 30 accommodations with minibars and safes. These individually decorated and furnished accommodations include desks. 50-cm flat-screen televisions come with cable channels.

Bathrooms include bathrobes, designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Cape Town guesthouse provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. In-room massages, hypo-allergenic bedding, and change of towels can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

Recreational amenities at the guesthouse include a lazy river and an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the onsite spa services. There are massage/treatment rooms and couples treatment room(s). Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and reflexology.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry sanitization guidelines of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global) and Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Limited onsite parking
  • Onsite parking includes off-street options
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Roundtrip train station shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Bicycle rentals
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa services

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning service
  • In-room child care (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Lazy river
  • Outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Change of towels (on request)
  • Change of bedsheets (on request)

Languages spoken

  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • German

Business services

  • Computer station

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Outdoor entertainment area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Body treatments
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - sports
  • Massage - Swedish
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Reflexology
  • Treatment room

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Well-lit path to entrance

More

  • Beach towels
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Renovated entire property - November 2017
  • Romance packages available
  • Shared microwave

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Heating (climate-controlled)
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)

Entertainment

  • 50-cm flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Minibar

More

  • Desk
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • In-room massage
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Safe
  • Turndown service

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
Guests will receive an email 7 days before arrival with check-in instructions; your host will greet you

Access methods

Host will greet you

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for ZAR 600.0 per night

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 500 per person (one way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: ZAR 600.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport and train station (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

National rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.

Property is also known as

House Ocean View
Ocean View Cape Town
Ocean View House Cape Town
Ocean View House Guesthouse Cape Town
Ocean View House Guesthouse
Ocean View Guest House Hotel Bakoven
Ocean View House Camps Bay
Ocean View House Cape Town
Ocean View House Guesthouse
Ocean View House Guesthouse Cape Town

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Ocean View House and receive a full refund?
Yes, Ocean View House offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Ocean View House cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Ocean View House?
As of Jan 25, 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Ocean View House on Jan 27, 2021 start from $115, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does Ocean View House have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is Ocean View House pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Ocean View House?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Ocean View House?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Ocean View House?
Check-out is at 11 AM.
Does Ocean View House provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of ZAR 500 per person applies.
Where is Ocean View House located?
This family-friendly Cape Town guesthouse is located near the airport, 0.8 mi (1.2 km) from Camps Bay Beach, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Lions Head and Table Mountain. Cape Town Stadium and Cape Town Cruise Terminal are also within 6 mi (10 km).
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Rating 5 - Excellent. 127 out of 166 reviews
5 - Excellent 77%
Rating 4 - Good. 31 out of 166 reviews
4 - Good 19%
Rating 3 - Okay. 6 out of 166 reviews
3 - Okay 4%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 166 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 166 reviews
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4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.7/5

Staff & service

4.7/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

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Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
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Wonderful place to stay. All the people who worked there were fantastic!!
Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Property well situated. Friendly and helpful staff. Problems with regular power cuts
Stayed 13 nights in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

Traveled with group
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Lovely boutique Style hotel with Amazing Sea and mountain views, Staff very polite and helpful ,
Stayed 7 nights in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great location with view and close to beach and restaurants. Staff was very nice.
Stayed 5 nights in Dec 2019

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