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Derwent House Boutique Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   14 Derwent Road | Tamboerskloof, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa (City Bowl)
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We visited Cape Town in May and were very happy with our accommodation at Derwent House. Communication with DW prior to our arrival was excellent with staff providing help selecting a room and loads of good information about the city passed along before we even left Canada. This is a place where you can really unfold and feel like you... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at this wonderful boutique hotel for our first 4 nights in Cape Town. Wow! Were we ever glad we chose this terrific place. The location is an easy walk to the city, the rooms are beautifully appointed, the staff is superb. Thanks Dene and Vuyo for making our first nights in South Africa perfect!

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Derwant House is a fantastically situated beautiful boutique hotel situated on the foot of Table Mountain in Tamboerskloof. The staff all need a mention, Vuyo, was super friendly and professional, Timothy, the night porter very friendly and helpful, Siphokazi, the weekend manager also impressed us greatly. We were upgraded to pool suites, and had delicious breakfast daily. The amenities and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I went South Africa for our honeymoon and Derwent House was the first stop on our trip. We stayed 3 nights and everything about it was perfect. We arrived very late in the evening and someone was there to check us in and serve us complimentary wine and snacks to welcome us. Our bedroom was wonderful with... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived at Derwent House after a 16 day safari. When they opened the door it was like we had achieved Nirvana. The beds are outstanding, the breakfasts to die for, the service is wonderful and sitting in the living room sipping your Port is out of the world. the staff handled a number of our sight seeing trips and... More

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Leipzig, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Derwent House is an absolutely lovely place. We did enjoy our stay there very much! The staff is adorable, friendly and really nice, the furniture in the lobby, kitchen and the rooms is very aestethic. All the house is cosy and comfortable. The breakfast is delicious - I wish I would have someone to make pancakes for me like this... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I truly enjoyed my stay at Derwent House. I have high standards for accommodations and they exceeded my expectations. The place is gorgeous, the service of each member of the staff is excellent and the food was so good! Will definitely stay here again on a future trip to Cape Town.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at DH for 3 weeks in June while undergoing medical treatment. We had looked into staying at a few places but were impressed with the reviews and the prompt and positive response from the English owners. (They live in Hermanus but have an excellent staff who they stay in close touch with, and occasionally come in to look... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Derwent House is an exceptional place with some of the most attentive staff I have every come across on holiday. They go out of their way to help out. Breakfast was fantastic and the pool area is gorgeous, also a great location if you want to avoid the touristy area of the V&A waterfront and be in a quieter neighborhood.

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73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We had read about all the good reviews for Derwent House, but wondered if they could all be true. We wanted to experience what the fuss was all about. Wow! We were glad we stayed here. Everything was as described in the reviews. We had a fantastic stay and would certainly stay here again without hesitation. We paid for a... More

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Address: 14 Derwent Road | Tamboerskloof, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central > City Bowl
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Derwent House Boutique Hotel 4*
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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool
Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central #5 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central #6 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central #6 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
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Derwent House is one of Cape Town’s most inviting Boutique Hotels. It combines chic contemporary elegance with a relaxing atmosphere. It is also incredibly well located just off the trendiest street in the City in between the City Centre and Table Mountain. With a total of 10 rooms and one apartment the atmosphere is friendly without being intrusive, and the staff team are dedicated to making your stay with us a success. Derwent House aims to meet your every need - air-con, fabulous pool, private decks, wireless connectivity, flat screens with satellite, DVD library, robes and slippers and extensive bar facilities. ... more   less 
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