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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 March 16, 2008
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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2008

Found this website when looking for accommodation for a few days between the end of a business meeting and the start of our holiday in Johanessburg. What a paradise it turned out to be! The house itself has been completely redesigned and refurbished and is gorgeous, but entirely practical. The location is breathtaking, nestled beneath Table Mountain, only a few... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2008

We stayed at the Derwent House for a 5 day short break and from being greeted at the door to leaving for home it was a fantastic experience. The hotel is bright, clean and airy, with the atmosphere of being a home from home. We were met at reception by a lovely, polite young lady and shown straight to our... More

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Hampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2008

I haven't seen a bad review of Derwent House - neither on Trip Advisor nor elsewhere. Now I know why. We stayed here for a four night break at the end of February and loved the place. Everything that has been written is true, not least all the compliments payed to the co owners, Carol and Jo, who manage the... More

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Swansea, Wales
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2008

A wonderfully comfortable and stylish hotel, fantastic views and facilities, extremely friendly staff and, importantly for us, an ethical staffing policy. Highly recommended.

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Copenhagen
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2008

We have just returned from a vacation in South Africa, where we spent three nights in Cape Town at Derwent House. The hotel is magnificent and we have never experienced such incredible well balanced service before - never too much -nevr too little - just right. Carol and Jo together with their staff were all very kind, they were all... More

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Helsingborg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2008

Had a 6 days wonderful stay here at Derwent in Cape Town,S.A. We will for sure come back and stay with Jo & Carol again. We miss you guys and beatiful South Africa. When we walked in at the hotel it felt like entering a whole new world but already knowing the people there. We felt at home from day... More

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devon, uk
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2008

Derwent House is, without a doubt, the BEST hotel i have ever stayed in! The staff are very friendly without being to 'in your face' and are ready to help you with any of your holiday needs. The rooms are fabulous and have lots of lovely little touches that make them special. Pool was wonderful and the breakfasts were to... More

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Wetherby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2008

My wife and I have just returned from an extended stay at the Derwent, which was for 9 nights in total but split to enable us to travel to and stay in George. The hospitality provided by Carol and Jo and their staff was first class. The level of detail and attention offered by these two lovely ladies during our... More

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Milton Keynes, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2008

We had a split stay of 3 nights and then another 6 nights after 4 days away. We were extremely happy with everything, the service, environment, ambiance, the general air of quality and the advice from Carol and Jo. This was a celebratory trip for us and it lived up to our hopes in every way. There was also the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2008

We just spend our honeymoon in South-Africa and stayed in Derwent house. It couldn´t have been better. Jo, Carol and their lovely staff made our stay really special. Jo&Carol has excellent tips where to eat,drink and shop (do not miss Saturdays traders market). We had beautiful room with private hot tub outside in our patio. Derwent house has beautiful facilities... 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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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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