Houw Hoek Hotel - Grabouw, Overberg

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Grabouw, Overberg

Houw Hoek Hotel

Grabouw, Overberg - Accommodation

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Houw Hoek Hotel in Grabouw

The child-friendly Houw Hoek Hotel is situated in the heart of the Kogelberg Nature Reserve, a leisurely 80 km from Cape Town, just off the N2 freeway. We are peacefully positioned in an exquisite location, between majestic mountains and beautiful ponds, making this the perfect place to relax and unwind. Most of the rooms have private balconies with magnificent views and fireplaces for those cosy winter evenings.

Built in 1779, we are the oldest licensed hotel in South Africa. The Houw Hoek Hotel is the winner of TWO Haute Grandeur Global Excellence Awards – The Best Scenic Environment Hotel in South Africa and The Best Historical Hotel in South Africa. There is so much to do – two refreshing swimming pools, two games rooms and a host of outdoor activities. Join us for drinks or a delicious meal on the terraces with panoramic views of the surrounding mountains. Enjoy 5-star treatment while our outstanding service ensures that you have a magnificent stay.

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Facilities available at Houw Hoek Hotel,Grabouw, Overberg

Facilities
  • Available Next Weekend
  • Available This Weekend
  • Conference Venues
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Hiking
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Parking on Premises
  • Restaurant on Premises
  • Romantic
  • Room Service
  • Satellite TV
  • Swimming Pool
  • Wheelchair Enabled
  • Wi-Fi
  • Womens Day Weekend

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GPS Co-Ordinates: 19° 9' 4" E / 34° 12' 20.2" S

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Driving to Houw Hoek Hotel in Grabouw, Overberg

Departing: Cape Town International Airport
Address: 0C Aviation Cres, Cape Town International Airport, Cape Town, 7490, South Africa
Distance: 32 m / Duration: 52 mins
1.Head south0.3 km
2.Keep left0.3 km
3.Slight left toward Michigan St78 m
4.Turn left toward Michigan St0.1 km
5.Turn right onto Michigan St0.4 km
6.Turn left onto Borcherds Quarry Rd/M220.7 km
7.Merge onto Settlers Way/N2 via the ramp to Somerset3.9 km
8.Keep right to continue on N259.9 km
9.Turn left
Partial restricted usage road
0.4 km
10.Turn right
Restricted usage road
Destination will be on the right
32 m

Nearest Airport & Flights

Cape Town International Airport - Cape Town

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Cape Town International airport used to be called D.F. Malan Airport and was opened in 1954 replacing the old Wingfield Aerodrome Airport.

This airport is the second busiest and second largest airport in South Africa and third busiest in Africa, by 2015 it is expected to have 14 million passengers pass through the airport. It is within easy driving distance (20 km) from the centre of Cape Town.

Reviews for Houw Hoek Hotel

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One of my favourite places. The staff are amazing and friendly. Food is great

review by Chenelle Rubain

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Great service, beautiful location. Very comfortable large rooms with amazing comfortable mattresses. Will definitely visit again :)

review by Douw Steyn

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What an amazing experience, wow! I didn't have any expectations, but the place is beautiful and the service is amazing. Definitely a beautiful wedding venue..

review by Abigail Janse van Rensburg

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We stopped here briefly for breakfast. Beautiful lawns and play areas for the kids. Friendly staff and good service.

review by Philip Fouche

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We had an event here recently. I absolutely loved the location, scenery and the cleanliness and friendliness of the environment.I had room 46, it was pretty. The curtains were actually very iffy. I did struggle with closing them and even then they weren't closed properly. They're not ideally hung.The beds and sheets were lovely, cozy and warm. The pillow was horrid however. I did not sleep well on this hard pillow, the other attendees also agreed that the pillows sucked.Otherwise, WiFi was a great plus, shower was nice and clean. Amenities were lovely, food and drinks are very pricey though. A can of coke costed me R22.Definitely worth a stay over!

review by Antonio De Almeida

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It's indescribable. It's a really wonderful experience. With 2 pools, game room for the kids, play area outside for the little ones and family activities, it's a place for everyone. On the N2 but secluded enough for quiet and privacy. Family rooms also available complete with DStv and a fireplace in each room. Lovely menu with portions that are beyond what you can manage. If you don't want to be outside then the lounges are very comfortable and cosy.

review by Marc Everson

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Best experience ever. Beautiful nature friendly staff. Great food. Very affordable for anyone. Very nice rooms. Most beautiful memories made

review by Theresa Hartley

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Perfect venue for teambuild and corporate functions. Friendly & efficient staff. Always ready with a smile. Great service. Excellent meals. Neat accommodation with fireplace in each room. Large lawns and mountain walking trail start on premise

review by Wouter van den Heever

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Always such a treat to visit this place! Especially the dinner and dance on a Saturday night! The food is always super tasty! The staff is friendly and helpful. The rooms are all very luxurious and comfortable! Thank you Houw Hoek Hotel!

review by Elna Lombard

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Cosy little restaurant. Good food and service. Busy little shop with assorted farm stall produce. Well appointed, comfortable hotel as part of the set-up just down the hill.

review by Andy Groenewald

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Such a lovely setting in the mountains. It is an absolute pleasure to have been there for my colleague's wedding. Staged against the backdrop of cascading mountains and green valleys, Houw Hoek Hotel is a splendid and picturesque place to tie the knot, or simply go for a bite to eat or have a drink. The menu is affordably priced and their staff cater to your needs. I'll definitely be going back there again!

review by Janelle Jasson

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Nice setting. Some maintenance required on outside furniture. Awesome open areas for kids to run. Good service.

review by Garth Bradley

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Houw Hoek Hotel has a lovely view. The fact that it's child-friendly can be a little frustrating, though... say, you're trying to get away for a romantic break and there are children screaming all around you. Also, the WiFi is also practically non-existent and there is hardly any cellphone network coverage. The hiking trails look top-notch, although we could not experience them due to a wild fire on the mountain behind the hotel. The restaurant is fantastic with great service and an extensive menu.

review by Nicola Roos

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Great experience. Comfy rooms (block out blinds! It's the little things...), accommodating & friendly staff, lots of things to do for kids (was impressed with the large playground with trampoline, and the small kiddies pool, great fun for my 2 & 4 year old). Food was between good & great, although the coffee was typical hotel coffee (=terrible ). Some of the areas were a little run down/in need of some TLC, like the put-put course, parts of the playground, and the gardens/lawn in general, but we were there out of season, so I think that had something to do with it. We will definitely go back and I highly recommend it.

review by Elmi Raubenheimer

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