Ocean View House

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Beach nearby, beach towels
2 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Panorama Apartment | Balcony
Panorama Suite | 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 sanitiser 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 Mountain13 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 neighbourhood in Cape Town, and is in the suburbs and near the beach. Shoppers can visit V&A Waterfront, while everyone can enjoy the natural beauty of Camps Bay Beach and Lions Head. Looking to enjoy an event or a match 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.

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 - 13 min drive

Getting around

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

Restaurants

  • Codfather - 16 min walk
  • Tiger's Milk - Camps Bay - 20 min walk
  • Liquorice and Lime - 5 min drive
  • The Bombay Bicycle Club - 5 min drive
  • Kleinsky's - 6 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. Change of towels is available on request
Ocean View House offers 30 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature minibars and a safe. Rooms open to furnished balconies or patios. This individually decorated and furnished accommodation includes desks. 50-cm Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels.

Bathrooms include dressing gowns, designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. In-room massages, hypo-allergenic bedding and change of towels can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

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 on-site 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.

Languages

Afrikaans, English, German

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 or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Intertek Cristal (third-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 sanitiser 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 public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Limited on-site parking
  • On-site parking includes off-street options
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Local area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Return train station shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar

Things to do

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Bike rentals
  • Spa services

Family friendly

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

Conveniences

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

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

Business services

  • Computer station

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Outdoor entertainment area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Picnic area
  • Pool sunloungers
  • 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 any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Upper floors only accessible by stairs
  • 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

  • Dressing gowns
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)

Entertainment

  • 50-cm flat-screen TV
  • TV 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.

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

  • 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
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

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 organisation.

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

Overall score and ratings

4.7

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 136 out of 177 reviews
5 - Excellent 77%
Rating 4 - Good. 32 out of 177 reviews
4 - Good 18%
Rating 3 - Okay. 7 out of 177 reviews
3 - Okay 4%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 177 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 177 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.7/5

Staff & service

4.7/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.6/5

Eco-friendliness

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
This is a beautiful location with an amazing garden and great ocean views. Staff are extremely friendly and the breakfasts were very enjoyable. This place really does feel like home! The only negative thing I have to say is that we had a couple of towels that were stained, but we were able to have them swapped out
Stayed 5 nights in May 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Everything was excellent. Can’t wait to return.
Stayed 7 nights in May 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled 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

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Amazing Place to stay.
Ocean View House was an amazing place to stay on our recent trip to Cape Town. The staff were all so friendly and helpful, especially Supreme who helped us plan an incredible trip around the Cape with Gary our brilliant driver for the day. He showed us everything we wanted to see and more. Highlight of the trip for us. The rooms have the most amazing views and all of our requests were followed. All of the staff were so welcoming including Jeffra and Precious. Also many thanks to Lambert who helped me feed the fish! We will be back.
Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2022

5/5 Excellent

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

5/5 Excellent

Travelled 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

Travelled 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

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 4 nights in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 5 nights in Feb 2020