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About Penelope's Guesthouse

Penelope's Guesthouse is situated in the tranquil Paradyskloof Valley, in the heart of the Cape Winelands. The area lies at the foothills of the majestic Stellenbosch Mountains.

The elegant, air-conditioned suites have king-size beds with crisp white linen, digital satellite TVs and pristine en-suite bathrooms. The bedrooms have private balconies and the rates include a full breakfast which is served on the enclosed verandah.

Guests can easily walk or drive to scenic areas, sporting amenities and world-class wine estates. The property is located less than a 20-minute drive from Cape Town International Airport and the southern coastline.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Enquiry Response Time: an hour
  • Type: Guest House
  • Sleeps: 8
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 6 Reviews


  • Airport Shuttle
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Satellite TV*
  • Wi-Fi
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Parking on Premises

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Afrikaans
* Please enquire for further details.

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Reviews for Penelope's Guesthouse

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Lionel Smart, South Africa
12 September 2012

Great place to stay. Good area with easy access to Stellenbosch town and winelands.Staff were very good as was the food. Recommended for short or long stay.

Dennis Girgsdies, Germany
30 March 2012

A nice and cosy room, beautiful surroundings with all the vineyards in and around Stellenbosch, a lovely breakfast and a neat pool in the garden. We enjoyed it very much and would always come back to Penelope's!

Cheryl Myburgh, South Africa
23 January 2012

The guest house is professionally run, and friendly. Beautiful and comfortable rooms with all the luxuries you need. Thanks for a wonderful stay.

Thelani Mabena, South Africa
09 January 2012

I had a wonderful stay at Penelope's Guesthouse. The service and hospitality ranks among the best.

Rene Moolman, South Africa
09 May 2011

Thank you to Penny and Andries for sharing their lovely home with us and for making our stay comfortable. The units are modern, spotlessly clean,tastefully decorated and spacious. We could choose whether we wanted a room with a bath and shower or only shower or double or single beds. We felt privileged having our own balcony to have sundowners and enjoy the quiet neighborhood and their beautiful gardens. The whole house was filled with roses from Penny's garden which lent such a special touch. Penny is such a warm, kind person and nothing was too much for her. Our breakfast was cooked to perfe...
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Penelope's Guesthouse is 3.5km from the centre of Stellenbosch , the nearest airport 28.4km (Cape Town International Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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