Hotel Olaf´s Guest House in Cape Town - 4 HOTEL INFO stars

This is what awaits you:

  • Fruit bowl
  • Welcome drink
  • Use of an Internet terminal at the hotel

Hotel description Olaf´s Guest House


Olaf's Guest House is a charming bed & breakfast accommodation with nine individually decorated en-suite bedrooms. Ideally located in beautiful Sea Point, Olaf’s Guest House is only 10 minutes from Cape Town city centre, including the trendy Long- and Kloof Street with its restaurants and cafés, the V&A Waterfront, Camps Bay, and the famous Table Mountain.

It is our pleasure to provide guests a welcomed sanctuary from the bustling metropolis of Cape Town. When you stay with us, you’ll find all the comforts of home and an attention to detail surpassed only by our personal service.

 Enjoy a sumptuous, Buffetl breakfast each day in our fine-dining area or sun-drenched patio.

 Relax and unwind at the poolside with a glass of champagne.

 Cozy up to our fireplace on the cooler days with a complimentary glass of sherry.

Located just outside our front door, you’ll find fabulous shopping, breathtaking beaches, pubs, coffee shops, and the Promenade, a popular spot to walk along the water and take in the view.

You deserve a relaxing and stress-free holiday. Let Olaf’s Guest House create a memorable experience for you.

Let us exceed your expectations...

Late Arrivals: Guests arriving after 20.00 hours, who do not have a car or transport booked are kindly asked to book our shuttle service. The driver has a code for the guesthouse front gate. He brings the guest to their room. Please send the Guest House a mails with the Flight details and landing time to book the shuttle. The driver will have a sign with your name it please keep a lookout for him Reception hours: On business days: from 7:00 AM to 8:00 PMOn the weekend: from 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM

Hotel data

Hotel built in 1937, Last complete renovation 2000, Last partial renovation 2013, Number of floors 2, Total number of rooms 9, Number of single rooms 4, Number of double rooms 9, of which have 2 separate beds 6, of which have a double bed 3, of which are suitable as three-bed rooms 3, of which are suitable as four-bed rooms 1, Rooms with connecting door 1, Number of rooms with air conditioning 9, Hotel open all year round, Reception manned at weekends from 07:00, to 20:00, Reception manned from 07:00, to 20:00, Earliest check-in 14:00, Latest check-out 11:00, English-speaking staff available during the day, Bed-and-breakfast hotel, Business hotel, Boutique hotel, Holiday hotel, family-run hotel, Family hotel, Hiking hotel, No-smoking hotel, Gay and lesbian-friendly hotel, No-smoking room 9, Hypoallergenic rooms 0, Family rooms available 1, Children's beds/cots 0, Extra-long (over 2m) beds in 0 rooms

AddressShow map

24 Wisbeach Road, 8005 Cape Town, South Africa


  • Station (Cape Town - Railway Station) 3.39 km
  • City centre (Kapstadt) 2.35 km
  • Airport (Cape Town International Airport (CPT)) 20.23 km
  • Highway 4.0 km

Hotel Location

Olaf’s Guest House is located in Sea Point, only 10 minutes from the city centre and waterfront of Cape Town. Guests can stroll along Long and Kloof Street lined with numerous restaurants and cafés or visit the well-heeled suburb Camps Bay.

Service times

Reception open:

7:00 AM to 8:00 PM

Reception manned at weekends:

7:00 AM to 8:00 PM

Earliest check-in:

2:00 PM

Latest check-out:

11:00 AM

    Accepted payment methods

  • Diners Club
  • Visa
  • Eurocard/MasterCard
  • American Express
  • Electronic cash

Hotel facilities

  • Car park is directly by hotel
  • Hotel bar
  • Garden/park
  • Garden terrace
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Fire alarm
  • Video surveillance of entrances
  • Video surveillance of hotel lobby
  • Video surveillance of hallways
  • WLAN with Internet access in lobby Hourly rate 0,00 ZAR Fee per day 0,00 ZAR
  • Mobile phone reception
  • Door with security lock in 9 rooms
  • Breakfast from 07:30 o'clock to 10:00 o'clock
  • Vegetarian food available
  • Hallways equipped with fire exstinguishers
  • Hotel has emergency lighting
  • Hotel complies with country/state/local fire laws
  • Guest rooms accessed by interior entrances
  • Building meets all current local, state and country building codes
  • Video surveillance recorded 24 hrs a day
  • Hotel staff trained in first aid

Room facilities

  • WLAN with Internet access in rooms Hourly rate 0,00 ZAR Cost per day 0,00 ZAR Provider Olafs Guesthouse
  • Satellite TV
  • TV remote control
  • Radio
  • Desk
  • Seating area
  • Telephone by the bed
  • ISDN connection in 9 rooms
  • Room safe
  • Fridge in 3 rooms
  • Coffee machine/tea-maker in 9 rooms
  • Microwave oven in 1 rooms
  • Temperature controls in 9 rooms
  • Individually controlled ventilation in 9 rooms
  • Ceiling fan in 9 rooms
  • Soundproof windows
  • Windows for opening
  • Make-up mirror
  • Full-length mirror
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Bathroom with window
  • Plan of emergency exits
  • TV with international news channel
  • Additional seating option in bathroom
  • Chinese TV channel
  • Water boiler in room
  • Free tea supplies in room

In-house services

  • Hotel safe
  • Ice machine
  • Free daily newspapers
  • Shuttle service to the airport Fee 340,00 ZAR
  • Car rental
  • Sightseeing tours
  • Fruit bowl
  • Welcome drink
  • Use of an Internet terminal at the hotel
  • Use of sun lounger during your stay
  • WLAN in room
  • Towels changed every 3 day(s)
  • Beddings changed every 3 day(s)
  • Pets not allowed
  • Childcare from age #
  • Adaptor for Chinese/US plugs

Hotel location

24 Wisbeach Road, 8005 Cape Town -

Evaluations of Olaf´s Guest House

Overall 9 ratings, including comments: 3 ratings
9 / 10
Average rating of all hotel guests
100% of all hotel guests would recommend this hotel to their friends
Couple under thirty
7.8 / 10

The accommodation was comfortable and was in a god location in Cape Town. A bit difficult t ofind without a GPS but overall, a good guesthouse

Private Solo traveller
9.7 / 10

This is a great place to stay, close to the beach and at a comparatively low price.

Couple over fifty under sixty
10 / 10

We thought Olaf's was excellent considering it's position in the middle of Seapoint it is very quiet. The splash pool area is like a little oasis


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