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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
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We thoroughly enjoyed our Derwent House experience. We stayed for three nights before returning for a further two. Staff were exceptionally friendly and polite and went out of their way to accommodate bookings, reservations etc. The location just off Kloof St makes for a handy base. Many restaurants and bars are in walking distance and even a walk to the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved my stay at the Derwent House! Close to delicious restaurants, delightful breakfast, booked tours for cage diving with sharks and cape point, terrific staff, heated bathroom floors, heated bed, etc etc. I could on & on about how great our stay was, but it's best for you to experience this place for yourself.

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Riverside, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My dad plans our trips way in advance so he can secure the best places, so our stay with Derwent House was booked almost a year in advance. In securing the original booking, he dealt with Carol, who was very accommodating and responsive. About a month prior to our arrival, he received and email from Anahid saying she had taken... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Derwent House... What a beautiful gem of a hotel. It truly is the perfect place to come back to after a day of sightseeing! The location is superb... Close enough to all the sights and the best restaurants but still private. The room was warm and luxurious. The staff were friendly and helpful. The facilities were simply perfect for both... More 

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Seisdon, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ignore the fact that this is my first ever review and I use a pseudonym - stay at Derwent House - fall in love with the place and the staff ( especially Lucky) , commend the owners and check out my entry in the guest book which reads "impeccable in every respect " you will agree it is a fair... More 

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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I were lucky enough to recently spend 4 wonderful nights at Derwent House. Cape Town is one of our favourite places the world and as such we have been lucky enough to visit a number of excellent hotels in the city of the past few years. However nothing so far has even come close to the time... More 

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De Kelders, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband surprised me with a trip to Cape Town for our wedding anniversary. He could not have picked a better hotel for a romantic holiday than beautiful Derwent House! Upon arrival, the friendly and knowledgeable staff members showed us to our room which had been decorated with balloons, a card, and a "CONGRATULATIONS" sign to honor our special occasion!... More 

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Ras Tanura, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the greeting, first name-basis, to our reluctant departure, the Derwent surpassed our every expectation. I had casually mentioned in an exchange of emails to Anahid that my wife and I were celebrating our wedding anniversary in Cape Town. Whoa! Upon entering our room (#4, great views of Table Mt.) we were welcomed with balloons from the faux trophy buck... More 

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Haifa, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

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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