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Hotel Description

A family-friendly stay in Cape Town awaits you at Ocean View House. You'll be 1.2 km (0.8 mi) from Camps Bay Beach and 4.7 km (2.9 mi) from Lions Head. Highlights at this Art Deco guest house include an outdoor swimming pool, free self parking, and a bar/lounge.

Flat-screen TVs with cable channels are featured in all 30 individually decorated rooms, and you can enjoy free WiFi, in-room childcare, and in-room massages. You'll find nice touches like bathrobes and designer toiletries to enhance your stay. Additionally, minibars, safes, and hair dryers are available. Change of towels is available on request.

A pampering day can include deep-tissue massages and hot stone massages along with facials, body treatments, and aromatherapy. Enjoy the lazy river and pool loungers as well as access to bike rentals. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas, laundry facilities, and microwave in a common area. There's also limited parking, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

Sights within a 10-minute drive of this 4-star Camps Bay guest house include Table Mountain and Cape Town Stadium.

Traveller Room : Mountain View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$150* Per night/room 26 Jan. - 27 Jan.

Superior Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Panorama Apartment

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Panorama Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Milkwood Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Garden Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Property Features

Ocean View House offers its guests a lazy river and an outdoor pool. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours), an area shuttle, and a train station drop-off service are available for a fee. Spa services, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance are also featured at the family-friendly Ocean View House. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. A complete renovation of Ocean View House was completed in November 2017. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this Art Deco Cape Town guesthouse.

  • 30 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 4 buildings
  • Built in 1994
  • Bar or lounge
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Towels for the beach
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Gift shop
  • Computer for guest use
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • Microwave in a common area

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Lazy river
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Airport: Cape Town Intl. Airport (CPT) (26.2 km / 16.3 mi)
  • Train station: Cape Town Station (8.3 km / 5.2 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle, area shuttle, and train station pick-up
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

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.

  • Minibar
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Electric kettle
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste available
  • Change of towels (on request)
  • Change of bedsheets (on request)

Spa Services

  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Number of treatment rooms 1
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Massages
  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Reflexology
  • Sports massage

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at midnight

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. The host will greet guests on arrival.

This property does not have a front desk. Guests will receive an email 7 days before arrival with check-in information. The host will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

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

Pet Policy

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed at Ocean View House

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

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.

For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-out is available. The property affirms that it adheres to the Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) sanitization guidelines and the Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global) sanitization guidelines.

  • No lifts
  • Service animals not allowed
  • Debit cards
  • Guests will receive an email with special check-in instructions
  • Host will greet you
  • Security system
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • Gloves are available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global)
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the 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

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • 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

You should know

  • Ocean View House offers transfers from the airport and train station (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 72 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details.
  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the guesthouse before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Pets and service animals are not allowed on site.

National Rating

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

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