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8 Upper Bloem Street, Cape Town Central 8001 South Africa
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#22 of 122 hotels in Cape Town Central
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Situated in the historic Malay Quarter on Signal Hill - just steps away from the city centre - with views over the city and harbour and Table Mountain. Upperbloem Guesthouse & Apartments is an oasis in the city - quiet with a large saltwater pool & pooldeck, and garden to relax. We are only 5 -10 minutes walk away from the city centre, Greenmarket Square, Longstreet, many cafes and Restaurants, and shops. It is a 10minutes drive to the beautiful Camps Bay and Clifton beaches. Guests have free Wifi, secure street parking. We are a family run guesthouse with a personal touch and an emphasis on privacy - so you can have a relaxing holiday. Ask us about tours and recommendations, we are always happy to help.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Golf course
Mini golf
Airport transportation
BBQ facilities
Mosquito net
Secured parking
Pool / beach towels
Outdoor pool
Tennis court offsite
Shuttle bus service
Car hire
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun terrace
Sun umbrellas
Express check-in / check-out
Laundry service
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    3 stars
    Great View, Residential Neighborhood
  • Languages Spoken
    English, Spanish, German, Xhosa
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Right at the top of the hill in the residential Bo Kaap district, Upper Bloem is in a great spot, a short walk (down the hill, an epic climb back up especially if 31 weeks pregnant) from lively Long Street and with great views from our room and the shared balcony of the city, docks and Table Mountain. Our room was simple - I suppose minimalist - but comfortable. Katrin, the German owner, was welcoming and breakfast (do it yourself toast, cereals, fresh fruit and pastries) good enough to set us up for a day's exploring. Parking is on street but seemed safe enough if you take usual precautions of not leaving valuables on show and Katrin will provide phone numbers for taxis. Due to the balcony I would not recommend this guesthouse for those with small children. For those who like a
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very sweet and helpfull owner, nice rooms, perfect view, and cool city
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$53 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South AfricaWestern CapeCape TownCape Town Central
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