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Kensington Place

38 Kensington Crescent | Higgovale, Cape Town Central 7405, South Africa
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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at Kensington Place for 3 days while we were in Cape Town for our honeymoon. It was a very nice, chic hotel with very personalized service. The room was a great size with good view of table mountain and modern design. The food was very good and the service was excellent. They made us reservations for some great...

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Holmes Chapel, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A nice quiet location, superb rooms, friendly/attentive staff (smiling Simon was a particular favourite of ours), great breakfasts. No request was too much. The pre-booked us a different restaurant for each night of our stay (this was a small, but very appreciated, thing to do), they gave advise of where to visit, booked us tickets to avoid queues. The rooms...

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UK
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place is superb!! Great location away from the hustle & bustle of the V&A etc... We stayed for 2 nights in January 2016. The staff are really helpful & they had already made 2 restaurant reservations for us on our arrival that were perfect The breakfast is amazing, have the spicy omelette I am going to try to replicate...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We spent the first night of our Honeymoon here and it was truly perfect - stylishly contemporary and super chic. We loved relaxing by the pool after flying in from the UK and it's an easy walk to the cafes, shops and restaurants on Kloof Street. The staff were absolutely charming and so helpful - nothing was too much trouble....

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have stayed at this Cape Town B&B twice, and both times came away excited for my next visit. The setting, high up Table Mountain, offers beautiful views in a safe and interesting neighborhood. You feel like a local staying there. The staff go out of their way to help you explore Cape Town - they recommend restaurants and make...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Started a 3 week trip to South Africa here, and it couldn't have been a better gateway. After 30 hours of travel, from Los Angeles, we were greeted with enormous charm and champagne by one of the managers, Hope -- our room was ready, as was a carefully curated list of restaurant bookings. That attention to detail and above and...

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Saint-Raphael, France
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Halfway the Leeukop mountain, looking at the table mountain from one side and overlooking Cape Town in the other direction, at the end of one of the thriving streets of Cape Town, loader street, you will find this very nice boutique hotel. Very tranquil le on the one hand and very close to many restaurants, bars etc. and not far...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed three nights at Kensington Place and really enjoyed our stay. The large rooms with views right up towards Table Mountain and the harbour in the distance were a treat to wake up to every morning. The location is fantastic - we could walk to cool cafes and restaurants on Kloof Street in 10 minutes, and it is a...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best kept secret guest house near Kloof Street in Cape Town. Elegant and charming your hosts will make you feel most welcome and special. Great service and amazing club sandwiches to enjoy on the terrace mid-day by the pool. The most relaxing place when you are on a business trip.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed November 30, 2016

Service was outstanding and the food was delicious. The room was spacious and totally gorgeous with a great high cut-out window with stunning views of Table Mountain. I still remember and appreciate the heated bathroom floor.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Kensington Place

Address: 38 Kensington Crescent | Higgovale, Cape Town Central 7405, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central > City Bowl
Price Range: $200 - $340 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Kensington Place 4.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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Also Known As:
Kensington Place Hotel Cape Town Central
Kensington Place Cape Town, South Africa
Hotel Style:
#8 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#18 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#20 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
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“Depends on what you want to spend.”
 of 5 bubbles 297lamberts, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Second floor rooms have a great view.”
 of 5 bubbles 902emmanuellel, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Ask for Room 9, views to the city one way and to Table Mountain the other.”
 of 5 bubbles susibLondon, Sep 2, 2016 | Read review
“Higher floors have best views.”
 of 5 bubbles christievi, Aug 28, 2016 | Read review
“We loved Room 1 with the fire place and small lounge area. But I'm sure all the rooms are great!”
 of 5 bubbles 270, Jul 18, 2016 | Read review
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