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De Waterkant Village

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   137 Waterkant Street | De Waterkant, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Ranked #50 of 104 Hotels in Cape Town Central
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Warsaw, Poland
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36 reviews 36 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed 6 days in De Waterkant with my grown family of 4. This is a great location, very convenient for most attractions and roads. There are numerous beautiful shops, boutiques, cafe's restaurants etc. This area, with its colourful, interesting architecture and steep, narrow streets has a very special feel. Parking is however very challenging so if you have a car,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We really enjoyed our time there! The staff is amazing, its in the middle of the gay village, its safe to walk around (even in the evenings)! The rooms were big, clean and charming. We stayed in room number 7, and i will go back there on every visit to Cape Town!

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Gaborone, Botswana
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

This and De Waterkant House are a collection of houses around a nice neighbourhood where there are lots of bars, restaurants and funky shops. Rooms are fine, nothing too special but a comfortable bed, tidy bathroom and tv/dstv. Breakfast wasn't the best, but the view from the terrace is beautiful. Convenient to walk down to the V&A, or around the... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We stayed at the Waterkant village in October 2014. the property we have is a 2 stories old house that was renovated. the location is good but parking in he area is horrible, and most of the furniture in the property are rudimentary and insufficient..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

I stayed at De Waterkant Village for 2 days in end of October 2014 on my visit to Cape Town. Amazing location and very friendly staff. Rooms were very good and very priced very reasonably. Its a steal at the price they offer. Would like to mention about courteous staff Charles , Jaco and Dorian. Thanks a lot guys for... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

My friend and I were registered at DeWaterkant from 9/30-10/3. We stayed at #149, two story townhouse. Self catering. Only way to second floor was spiral metal staircase so narrow I could not get my suitcase up/down and had to carry my things up by hand. Noise in ceiling every morning between 1:00 - 2:30 a.m. woke me and kept... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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32 reviews 32 reviews
14 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

As a family of 5 guests we stayed in De Waterkant Village booked through Village & Life. Firstly the service offered by the staff was fantastic - super friendly and efficient. We checked into a 2 bedroom / 2 bathroom unit in Loader street. It was very clean and had all the facilities you require PLUS a fantastic roof terrace.... More 

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Southern California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

The de water dekant village is a combination of people's homes that are managed by a company. These homes are very well taken care of. The attention to details and the location make these property very attractive as they are very well maintained and super clean. A great location close to everything, many restaurants, bars and supermarkets. Also only 10... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We wanted to stay self catering as we were on a family hol with young kids and its so much easier, we stayed at an amazing house on Loader street Number 61. Its a keep fit house as on 4 stories, 1 bedroom downstairs, then 1st floor with kitchen, diner and another bedroom - the kids room with twin beds... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

This is the find of the year. Brilliant location with good value accommodation in historic cottages. Even the lack of parking could not dampen this experience. It was a also very nice to be so conveniently placed.

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Address: 137 Waterkant Street | De Waterkant, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — De Waterkant Village 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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