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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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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
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Bristol, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had a lovely holiday in Cape Town and surrounding area, first stop being Derwent House. Even before arriving Carol was very helpful in organising an airport transfer, booking recommended restaurants etc. The hotel is lovely - it's quite small and stylishly finished and as others have said, feels so welcoming. Dene in particular was always smiling and helpful, arranging taxis... More

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Huntington Beach, California
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9 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It had just been remodeled in Modern African eclectic style and was lovely. It really felt like a home away from home. And we did make ourselves at home in the comfy living room with a cozy fire going all the time. The location is great. It’s easy to walk down Kloof St. And, it’s not far from Table Mountain.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed as a couple in March 2014. Room Number 5 next to the pool. Very clean room, wardrobe space on the small side in respect of 2 week break. Bathroom was perfect with constant hot water. Staff very helpful and friendly, but know when to leave you to it. They arranged reservations at restaurants and gave recommendations. Hot tub available... More

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Conroe, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed at Derwent House for 4 nights in mid-April. The staff (especially Vuyo) was great and the breakfasts served were also very good. Rooms were clean and spacious (I had the apartment which was outside of the hotel, but an easy walk to the lobby. Location is about 20 minute walk to downtown area and had to take taxis to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We spent three nights at the Derwent House between safaris and found it to be a very welcoming environment. Our room was a little small but comfortable and we had a stone terrace with an amazing view of Table Mountain. What made this hotel extra special was how it "felt" there. We did not feel like we were in a... More

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London England
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74 reviews 74 reviews
36 hotel reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

DERWENT HOUSE We were recommended here by a friend who was very pleased with his stay. The hotel also regularly enjoys a top position in TA ratings for Cape Town. The hotel is owned by two British ladies, Carol & Jo, who emigrated to Cape Town some eight years ago. The reservation process and all other pre-arrival communications were handled... More

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Derwent House the first four nights of our family vacation in a South Africa. And our vacation couldn't get a better start. Of course the excellent weather we were lucky to have helped but this hotel had everything we wanted. Small, with a family feeling, nicely decorated, very we'll located, perfect service a fantastic breakfast. We had... More

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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our third stay at Derwent House, really everything has been said before by previous reviewers. It is a great boutique hotel in a fabulous position, run by a great team ! Always welcoming, always offering solutions when you need anything, and great ideas for exploring the city. The owners Carol and Jo constantly get it right

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London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for three nights in Jan 2014. Although our room was apparently one of the larger rooms it would have been too small for a longer stay. The hotel is beautiful and very tastefully decorated. The staff were outstanding !! They gave us a couple of very good recommendations for restaurants. Nothing was too much trouble including doing... More

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Lightwater Uk
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130 reviews 130 reviews
41 hotel reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After reading the favourable reviews on trip advisor I decided to book this hotel, sadly they were full, but they did have an apartment just behind the hotel. Checking in at the hotel reception, we were taken round the side of the building through electric gates into the apartment complex next door. First impressions were not too favourable, as you... More

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Also Known As:
Derwent Hotel Boutique
Derwent House Boutique Hotel Cape Town, South Africa
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
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#3 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#4 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#7 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Derwent House Boutique Hotel 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
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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