We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

African Elite Properties

34 B Napier Street | De Waterkant, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
African Elite Properties
Write a Review

31 reviews from our community

Your overall rating of this property
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Traveler rating
    18
    10
    1
    1
    1
See reviews for
10
13
Solo
0
1
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (3)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (31)
  • Mar-May only
    (3)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (6)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (17)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (5)
All months
Auckland, New Zealand
Level Contributor
10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

After a 35 hour trip from NZ we were welcomed to this stunning location near the V&A Waterfront. The apartment had great views and was very well appointed. The person who greeted made sure we had everything we needed and assisted us in managing the equipment at the apartment. It would have been helpful to have had a written information... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
MINNEAPOLIS, MN
Level Contributor
40 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

We arrived at 1AM after 24 hours of travel and were met by a representative from African Elite to show us the apartment. The stunning ferris wheel glowed in the dark night like a symbol of a fabulous vacation to come. And it did come. Walking the waterfront area was easy and safe. Guards at the front gate were helpful,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
SCOTLAND
Level Contributor
309 reviews
91 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Stayed twice recently with AEP at their Waterfront apartments. The first stay was a 1 bedroom apt in the Juliette block......lovely situation with great views from both the lounge/balcony and bedroom to Table Mountain. The block was very convenient/quick to access the Waterfront facilities via the Aquarium....about a 10 minute walk. Apt. newly refurbished and well appointed.....only criticism was only... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We stayed in one of the V&A Waterfront apartments. The very spacious apartment was lovely with views of Table Mountain or the Marina from each of its 4 bedrooms. Great location with plenty of restaurants well within walking distance. Jody, from Elite was very helpful and accommodating.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Adelaide, Australia
Level Contributor
108 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Getting exact information about which apartment we were staying in and exactly how to get access was initially very difficult. None of this information was made available when the booking was initially made. However when we finally got the information, the apartment was everything that we had hoped for. 204 pembroke is a 2 bedroom apartment directly overlooking the marina... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
27 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Once they have your money you will struggle. The properties are lovely. At the end of your stay you will receive an "extreme cleaning" letter where they will try and keep your deposit, in spite of using their own cleaners. When you call them they say "The computer produces these automatically." There are plenty of other agents in Cape Town.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Palo Alto, California
Level Contributor
51 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

The waterfront apartments are a great home base for out of towners. You are in one of the more secure areas of Cape Town. The Waterfront is only a 5 minute walk, and the walk is safe at all times of day. There are a number of good restaurants in the Waterfront though these options are on the pricier side... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Lucerne, Switzerland
Level Contributor
18 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Great location in the heart of the Waterkant, in walking distance to Cape Quarters Shopping Centre. Apartment is located over two floors. Upstairs is the master bedroom with en-suite bathroom, A/C, small balconly with harbour view. Downstairs is the second bedroom (facing towards loader street), a shower/toilet, washing mashine, kitchen, small lounge and leading out to a wooden deck with... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Philadelphia
Level Contributor
26 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

The apartments leased by African Elite are located in a highly secure complex within walking distance to the One and Only Hotel and the Waterfront. Location and security are prime selling points, and the units with views are an extra bonus. While staff are accessible, communications were a bit of a problem. Staff were not clear as to where the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
UK
Level Contributor
52 reviews
49 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

We spent three nights in a beautiful waterfront apartment overlooking the marina. The quality of the accommodation is excellent, it's very secure, with key card entry and ideally located to walk to the shops, museums and restaurants of the waterfront complex. So we would definitely recommend this accommodation. Our only problem was with the wifi service - it worked, but... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

31 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (30)
Viewed
Room/suite (7)
Viewed
View from room (6)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (1)
Viewed
Other (15)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (1)
Viewed
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities