The Bayleaf at Camps Bay

The Bayleaf at Camps Bay is an elegant four star Guest House offering an ideal location, only a stone’s throw to the stunning powder white sandy beach in the trendy suburb of Camps Bay and with the magnificent Twelve Apostles Mountains right behind.  Clifton and Bakoven beaches are also located within walking distance from the property ( an easy ten minute walk ). Restaurants, bars, Hop On – Hop Off bus stop and Pick & Pay supermarket also located minutes walk.

This Guest House features a tranquil pretty garden, amazing views towards Lion’s Head and the Twelve Apostles mountain range, with a plunge pool and “braai” area for guests to do their own barbeques.

Shirley and Virginia from The Bayleaf Guest House, Cape Town

Shirley Engers and Virginia

There are plenty of photo books and local guides on South Africa you can borrow and take to your room, read and digest.

Virginia is the house keeper. She will do your laundry free of charge so that will save you from having to carry lots of luggage on your trip to South Africa.

At the Bayleaf, you will feel like being at home. It is not just about the location, it is also about the service and privacy of your stay.

Lemon Tree room

Lemon Tree Room, our favourite: Lovely bright, sunny room with French doors leading out to garden and pool. Stunning views of Lions Head. Queen-size bed and bathroom en-suite. Bar fridge, microwave, kettle and toaster. Plasma TV connected to DSTV. WiFi connection from this room is very good. Lemon Tree room connects with Orange Tree room, ideal for families or two couples travelling together.

Orange Tree room

Orange Tree room, the most spacious: Very large room with twin beds and bathroom en-suite, built in kitchenette, microwave, bar fridge, toaster, kettle. Colour TV connected to DSTV. Orange Tree room connects with Lemon Tree room, ideal for families of 2 couples travelling together.


Olive Tree room

Olive Tree room, the cutest: located at the back of the property. The room has a large double bed and a small bathroom. There is a private outdoor kitchenette area and a private table and chairs located within a small section of the garden. Very private, very secluded.



Rooms are serviced daily, except Sundays and public holidays. The included daily breakfast is served at nearby Primi Piatti Cafe, located only a minute walk from the Guest House.

The Bayleaf at Camps Bay is situated across the road from the bowling club, tennis and squash courts, and a playground/park and it is only a couple of minute’s walk from the beach with its numerous restaurants, coffee shops and swanky bars.

This location  is perfect for walking to the exclusive Bakoven Beach, the beaches at Clifton or simply relax on your local beach, Camps Bay Glen Beach.


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