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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed three nights at Rouge on Rose in February and were looked after so well by the Michel and the team. The hotel is in a great location, has spacious and very comfortable rooms and an excellent breakfast. As two women travelling our own he offered us really good security advice, as well as helping us with restaurant reservations...

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RougeonRose, Owner at Rouge on Rose, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our services....you will most definitely have to come and do that race...a very beautiful route and a real challenge.... Here's hoping to see you next year!!!

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rouge on Rose was the perfect boutique hotel in Cape Town. Excellent service. The staff went above and beyond to make my stay comfortable. They had great recommendations on where to go, times and as a single woman traveling alone some appreciated safety tips. I would recommend it to anyone looking for a nice place in the city.

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RougeonRose, Owner at Rouge on Rose, responded to this review

Hi there Christine....so glad that u found being a single lady in Cape Town to be safe and welcoming experience.... With kind wishes for further travels....Ursula

Hyderabad, India
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have always mainly relied on Tripadvisor reviews for my hotel bookings, things were no different when I sat down to book accommodation for our two week long honeymoon in February. I was particularly intrigued and excited about Rouge on Rose because of the impeccable reviews and 5star rating which definitely is not easy to achieve! So glad we booked...

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RougeonRose, Manager at Rouge on Rose, responded to this review

Wow Nehaa...thank you for your review....am lost for words....but the best is that you have had a wonderful start to a new life together with your brand new husband. Happy.... happy...... Anand and Nehaa

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed with my wife for almost a week in this hotel. We were encouraged to book it by the online reviews of other guests and they weren't proven wrong! This is a lovely and cozy little place near the city centre and the waterfront with very spacious rooms, stylishly decorated. Michel and Ursula that are running it are absolutely...

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RougeonRose, Manager at Rouge on Rose, responded to this review

Hey Alex.....so glad you enjoyed the stay...the best is that we are a block away from Bree Street..definitely the new street to do if you are foodies...what an amazing choice of bistros and restaurants...glad you enjoyed them.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Michel and Ursula were the perfect hosts. They provided us with restaurant and activity recommendations. They were an immense help in organizing our shark-diving trip after several cancellations due to water/shark conditions (thank you!!). Hotel was up-to-date and kept spotlessly clean. Every night when we returned we actually remarked, "this place just smells so good". Hot breakfast every morning was...

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RougeonRose, Manager at Rouge on Rose, responded to this review

hey Jennifer.....talk about a close shave...glad you got to experience those scary beasts...as you said it was worth the wait.

Ennistymon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our 3rd time in 2 years staying at Rouge on Rose, and it was as great as ever, from the warm & friendly welcome when we arrived to our departure 4 days later. We've now stayed in 3 different rooms each one having its own unique character. Michel & staff looked after us extremely well. Great location with...

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RougeonRose, Owner at Rouge on Rose, responded to this review

It is always a pleasure welcoming you....you are just about one of the family by now....brace yourselves for the next visit...a whole lot of wonderful eateries seem to be popping up in Bree Street just one road away from us....so you will be in for a treat again.

Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to stay, convenient location, amazing room, and a very yummy breakfast. Michel and Ursula were excellent hosts always willing to help. I'll definitely stay here again on my next trip to Cape town.

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RougeonRose, Manager at Rouge on Rose, responded to this review

Dear Mr Acuna Thank you for the kind review...it was a pleasure having you stay here and we do hope to welcome you again. With kind wishes Ursula

Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were two couples who stayed for 3 nights in this great boutique hotel in February 2017. It is in a great location, the rooms are a great size, lovely bathrooms and the whole hotel has a great vibe about it. The breakfasts were deeelish and Ursula and michel were very helpful to us in many respects: recommending nearby restaurants,...

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RougeonRose, Manager at Rouge on Rose, responded to this review

Dear Carol....thank you for the kind words....you and your dear friends were definitely part of the wonderful vibe....glad you loved the breakfasts... Ursula

Stockholm, Stockholms Län, Sweden
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location, close to Bree street and only a 10 minute walk to Green market square. My suit (303) was very spatious, neat and clean, it is more or less a fully equipped hotel room with a kitchenette. It also had these great french doors with a view to Lions head/Signal Hill. The breakfast is really good and the staff...

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RougeonRose, Owner at Rouge on Rose, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed the stay....just think of the steps as a day less at the gym...I have managed to talk myself into that one seeing I run up and down them a good few times a day....hehehehe! You are right the call to prayer sounds early in the morning...that is one of the special features of the Bo-Kaap.....as it...

Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful great big room with an amazing bathroom. Spotlessly clean, great breakfasts and the most lovely helpful hosts Ursula and Michel. We would definitely recommend Rouge on Rose for a delightful stay in Cape Town

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RougeonRose, Manager at Rouge on Rose, responded to this review

Hi there Sheila Thank you for the kind words...so glad you loved the bathroom....nothing better than a beautiful rainshower after a hard day sight seeing.... With kind wishes Ursula

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rouge on Rose Boutique Hotel is the latest addition in up market Cape Town boutique hotels offering 9 suites in the Mother City. Painstakingly remodeled and redesigned with the sussed world traveler in mind, Rouge on Rose Boutique Hotel offers an unsurpassed home from home feeling being there for the weary business traveler or the tourist exploring Cape Town.Taking cues from the eclectic nature of the Bo Kaap itself, its "shabby chic" ambiance combines opulence with restraint, bohemia with practicality and above all tranquility in the midst of the bustling cityscape, with South African charm and hospitality coupled with contemporary "found styles" a chic haven in the heart of the city.Rouge on Rose Boutique Hotel in Cape Town offers a choice between en-suite Deluxe Suites or en-suite Self-Catering Suties with flat screen TV with DVD player, satellite TV, wireless internet, bar fridge, complimentary tea/coffee, hairdryers, air conditioning, safes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rouge on Rose

Address: 25 Rose Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: $95 - $142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Rouge on Rose 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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Rouge On Rose Hotel Cape Town Central
Rouge On Rose Cape Town, South Africa
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“Rooms at the corner (202 or 102) 8)”
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“If you don't mind stairs, the higher the better.”
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“Building is on a corner so higher means quieter.”
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“We had two stays and two different rooms, one on the second and one on the first, both were outstanding.”
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