Ocean View House

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Beach nearby, beach towels
2 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Balcony
Terrace/patio

Overview of Ocean View House

Ocean View House

4.0 star property

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
  • Social distancing
Map
33 Victoria Road - Bakoven, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8005

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCamps Bay Beach15 min walk
  • Popular LocationClifton Bay Beach3 min drive
  • Popular LocationTable Mountain12 min drive
  • AirportCape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.)22 min drive

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About this area

Cape Town

Ocean View House is located in Camps Bay, a neighborhood in Cape Town, and 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 mountain climbing, skydiving, and hiking/biking trails nearby.

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 - 12 min drive

Getting around

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

Restaurants

  • PRIMI - 14 min walk
  • Codfather - 16 min walk
  • Liquorice and Lime - 5 min drive
  • The Bombay Bicycle Club - 5 min drive
  • Vida e Caffè - 5 min drive

About this property

Ocean View House

Family-friendly Cape Town guesthouse in Camps Bay, near Camps Bay Beach
This guesthouse features 2 outdoor pools, a bar/lounge, and a poolside bar. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a lazy river, massage/treatment rooms, and a microwave in a common area. All 30 soundproofed 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, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature minibars and safes. Rooms open to furnished balconies or patios. 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. Guests can surf the web using the 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.

2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a lazy river.

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, sports massages, Swedish massages, and facials. 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 cleaning and disinfection practices 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 poolside bar and 1 bar

Things to do

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Bicycle rentals
  • Spa services

Family friendly

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • In-room child care (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Lazy river
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • No elevators

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • German

Business services

  • Computer station

Outdoors

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

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Body treatments
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • 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 2020
  • Romance packages available
  • Shared microwave

Room amenities

Bedroom

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

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • 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

Outdoor space

  • Furnished balcony or patio

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • In-room massage
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Safe
  • Soundproofing
  • 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

This property offers transfers from the airport and train station (surcharges may apply); to arrange pick-up, guests must contact the property 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Guests will receive an email 7 days before arrival with check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

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 550 per person (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: ZAR 100 (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 major 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

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
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number 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

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Overall score and ratings

4.7

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 132 out of 172 reviews
5 - Excellent 77%
Rating 4 - Good. 31 out of 172 reviews
4 - Good 18%
Rating 3 - Okay. 7 out of 172 reviews
3 - Okay 4%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 172 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 172 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.7/5

Staff & service

4.7/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.7/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Amazing stay at this wonderful property. Thanks to all the staff for their help and attentive service.
Stayed 4 nights in Apr 2022

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great staff, showed us around the property, helped us to be able to smoothly check out late and provided us with ample help and suggestions.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Outstanding garden suite just outside of camps bay with sea and mountain views. Very clean and spacious suite with everything you need for your stay. The garden suite is perfect for a family with young kids with fish to keep them entertained. Lovely pool also and good breakfast. Ample space for parking
Stayed 3 nights in Dec 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020