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Purple House Bed & Breakfast

0.5 miles from Cape Town Central center
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23 Jarvis Street | De Waterkant Village, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recently spent two nights at the B&B on Jarvis street. The two hosts are very welcoming and only too happy to offer recommendations on local attractions and getting around. Breakfast was superb, and presented in a beautifully kept courtyard at the back. The Wanterkant area is trendy and safe, with a small selection of bars/restaurants that are less touristy than...

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This really is a gem with everything you need. We are very grateful we got to stay here. The house is lovely, the room is spacious and the bathroom is luxurious. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend it to friends.

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Gothenburg, Sweden
Reviewed December 4, 2016

The hosts - Hank and Guido - gave great advise and were very helpful all around. Great guys! Breakfast was very good in their lovely backyard, cooked to order. Tastefully decorated. Located in safe part of town easy walk to Long Street

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed December 1, 2016

We stayed at Henk & Guido's self-catering house up on Loader Street. The unit was a fabulous place for us to stay. The house was located within walking distance of the CBD, Company's Garden and the Waterfront, no car needed!!. There are numerous small shops and restaurants in the neighborhood, plus a large grocery store with pharmacy just three blocks...

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 29, 2016

The house was very comfortable and well furnished. It was also in a very good and safe location, within walking distance of city centre and a short and cheap taxi ride to other main sites. Lots of restaurants in immediate vicinity. Hank and Guido were excellent hosts, always willing to help with advice or with taxi bookings. Only drawback was...

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Dusseldorf, Germany
Reviewed September 25, 2016

We stayed at the Purple House # 23 for couple of days in August/Sept. 2016. It was a spacy and tastefully equipped room with a modern bathroom. In the morning, we were served with nice breakfast and freshly brewed coffee. Henk and Guido are wonderful hosts, very, very helpful and really so kind! By the way, for those who love...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

We stayed for a week at 19 Jarvis St, a two bedroom two bathroom cottage managed by Henk and Guido of The Purple House B&B. It was wonderful accommodation! The house offered us so much space, both indoors in the sunny bedrooms and lounge room, and outdoors in the private courtyard (with BBQ). It is beautifully furnished and decorated, and...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed August 19, 2016

We stayed in the B&B part of this hotel and absolutely loved it. The owners went out of their way to make our stay comfortable plus had lots of great advice for seeing the sights. The room was beautifully decorated with a fabulous modern bathroom, beautiful art and decor plus comfortable beds.The area is brilliant. Restaurants and shops are at...

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed July 23, 2016

Spent a week in Green Point and had the pleasure to stay at the Purple House situated in one of the small residential blocks in the Cape Quater. The Room and Bathroom was spacious and comfortable and my hosts was always friendly and accommodating.

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Phuket, Thailand
Reviewed May 30, 2016

Centrally located in quiet street in Waterkant area, yet surrounded by all types restaurants, bars and boutiques. Just a 10 minutes stroll to Waterfront and only 5 minutes to Bo Kaap. You will love this one room B&B, with good bed and bathroom. The owners will do anything to make you feel comfortable and enjoy sharing their knowledge to make...

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Based in charming De Waterkant Village, Purple House offers a B&B with a spacious guestroom with en suite bathroom, as well as a self-catering cottage with two bedrooms and two en suite bathrooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Purple House Bed & Breakfast

Address: 23 Jarvis Street | De Waterkant Village, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: $80 - $303 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Purple House Bed & Breakfast 3.5*
Number of rooms: 1
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“Have no experience with other houses, but we assume that all of them are well equipped like the one we stayed (no. 23).”
 of 5 bubbles H-W_Schmidt, Sep 25, 2016 | Read review
“There is only one room in the B&B however they have a self catering apartment next door and two others nearby.”
 of 5 bubbles Jools315, Aug 19, 2016 | Read review
“Best place to stay in Cape Town!”
 of 5 bubbles lisavanroode, May 30, 2016 | Read review
“The top floor bedroom has an enormous double bed and a bathroom that could double as a dance floor.”
 of 5 bubbles michaelbG9942BH, Feb 5, 2016 | Read review
“There is only one room but it is on a quiet little side street so noise is not an issue. There is free local street parking.”
 of 5 bubbles 366dickz, Feb 25, 2015 | Read review
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