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Derwent House Boutique Hotel

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14 Derwent Road | Tamboerskloof, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Haifa, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We are a family of 7. We stayed in the place for 3 nights at July 15 and had a great time! The place is butyfull and very well maintained. The stuff and the oners did the best to help us with all ore wishes. The kitchen is open for the guests along the day. Great hospitality!!!

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los angeles
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is way overdue but it had to be done since we LOVED our stay at the Derwent house. My husband and I had the best time in Capetown (for honeymoon!!) and it was largely due to our stay here. All the staff were so helpful and the owners treated us like we are family. Anything we needed, they had... More 

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Pittsburgh, PA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I along with my parents stayed in the two rooms off the pool courtyard in the middle of May for four nights. My review is long overdue. We couldn't have been happier. The owners relatively recently bought and took over this property after what they describe a long search for the right inn. They are doing everything... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed 5 nights at the Derwent House June 2015. We could not have been better taken care of. The staff including the owners will make sure you are comfortable and have everything you need. No detail is overlooked. They even provide a cell phone that you can use during your stay. We enjoyed this beautiful house, pool and hot... More 

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County Londonderry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to stay at this place on recommendation and,it didn't disappoint.From the moment my partner & I and our 2 close friends arrived we were made to feel so welcome,in particular Dene was wonderful,enquiring whether she could help us with any aspects of our trip,whether it was seeing if the cable-car up to table mountain was open,organising cabs to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well what can I say, my husband, 2 close friends and I decided we'd visit Cape Town for the first time, we'd done some research and thought we'd book Derwent House to stay at. We definitely made the right choice, fantastic location with views of Table Mountain and close to fantastic restaurants. The staff were brilliant, couldn't have done anymore... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We selected to reserve a “fabulous” room and booked directly with the establishment. Derwent House was located above the city center and was an easy drive from the airport. We were warmly welcomed into a comfortable, eclectic boutique hotel by attentive staff who helped us park and get situated in our truly fabulous room. The facility is located within easy... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

We liked the atmosphere and decor, in particular the common areas of the living room and breakfast/kitchen area. The pool and courtyard are beautiful and private. Breakfast choices were ample and well-prepared. Our rooms (# 2 and 3) were in the main part of the building on the second floor so can't speak about the other section. These rooms were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

We had a stay of 2 nights in this hotel located in the first hills of CapeTown. City center is not so close but you will easily find nice restaurants nearby, my advise is to rent a car to visit the city and the cape of good hope. We truly enjoyed our stay in the family suite, large with good... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Derwent House is a great spot to stay while you are in Cape Town. It's a reasonable walk to downtown from here, along streets with lots of interesting shops and restaurants (in comparison the walk from the V&A Waterfront to downtown is really dull and kind of ugly). We had room 4, which faces the street and Table Mountain and... More 

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