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De Waterkant House

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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good47%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible4%
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“hilly streets”(2 reviews)
“small pool”(3 reviews)
“great location”(6 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
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Bar/Lounge
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed November 2, 2017 via mobile

My partner and I visited Cape Town in August for 5 days and appreciated the colonial, cosy interior of De Waterkant House as refuge from cold winter nights. It is by no means a modern guest house but homely and had the comfiest bed I’ve...More

Thank Jade R
Reviewed November 2, 2017

I can't imagine a nicer place to stay in Cape Town and would highly recommend it. We loved breakfast on the terrace, drinks on the rooftop and dinner with even a welcoming log fire one wet evening. The bedroom was delightful and spotlessly clean. We...More

Thank Su T
Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

Great little house forming part of the chic that is De Waterkant. Room was very spacious, service was excellent and the breakfast choices to eat locally with a token was perfect. In the evening you are yards from bars, restaurants and entertainment which means you...More

Thank Fatcockney
Response from DeWaterkantVillage, Manager at De Waterkant HouseResponded July 10, 2017

Dear Fatcockney, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. I am delighted to read that you had a pleasant experience and that you enjoyed our breakfast offerings. I hope that we have the pleasure of welcoming you back soon and...More

Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were booked into De Waterkant House. We arrived early - before check-in time. Although we were prepared to wait till check-in, they not only went out of their way to get a room ready quickly for us, but also upgraded us...More

Thank Robert W
Response from DeWaterkantVillage, Manager at De Waterkant HouseResponded June 21, 2017

Dear Robert W, I am thrilled to read about your pleasant experience with us. We constantly strive to provide our guests with an enhanced experience and I am so happy that in your case, we managed just that. I hope that we have the pleasure...More

Reviewed May 6, 2017

I am just back from a wonderful few days in Cape Town and Franschoek. De Waterkant House was recommended to me for its central location in a popular area and for its bohemian charm... all of which is true. In addition, the staff are extremely...More

Thank SunnySide2012
Response from DeWaterkantVillage, Manager at De Waterkant HouseResponded June 21, 2017

Dear SunnySide2012, Thank you for your lovely review, it warms my heart to read how much you enjoyed staying in my beautiful guesthouse. The cats are such a feature and add a sense of “home” to many of our guests stay. I have passed on...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Concierge
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Bar/Lounge
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$64 - $184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
$64 - $184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"De Waterkant House is on hilly streets, may not be suitable for some. Room 5 was really peaceful with a view..."
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"Bo Kap room was excellent"
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"A traveler's room is perfect for a single traveler who wants basic amenities and accessories at an..."
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"Room 1. Nice View on the Waterfront. Room 3. View on the Table Mountain."
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