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    An African Villa

    19 Carstens Street | Tamboerskloof, Cape Town 8001, South Africa
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    Reviewed March 23, 2010

    We are actually still staying at An African Villa, but I felt so compelled to write a great review that I thought I would write it now! Great neighborhood - walking distance to lots of great restaurants and downtown within walking distance. It doesn't feel...More

    Thank TorontoMegToronto
    Reviewed March 7, 2010

    The fact that this was our second visit says a lot. We very rarely return to the same place let alone the same accommodation. An African Villa is perfectly placed as a base for starting out your Cape Town Holiday. We stayed 2 nights and...More

    Thank ChrisAndClaireJ
    Reviewed March 4, 2010

    Well where can I begin. The location of the Guest House is just the best to stay. Very close to Kloof Street, very safe and quiet at night and the best: in an old victorian style building. If you enter we were amazed by the...More

    1  Thank daisy_joey
    Reviewed February 27, 2010

    Everything about this hotel is great. The bedrooms are luxurious, the interior design is very funky and the breakfast in the courtyard the best we've had (with touches like freshly griddled american pancakes and amazing fruit salad). Best of all are the personal touches. The...More

    Thank Capeluloboy
    Reviewed February 27, 2010

    We have just returned from a wonderful holiday in SA...We stayed at An African Villa at the start and end of our holiday and both times we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The Villa is well placed being near to Table Mountain and the Cape Peninsula...More

    Thank whizzkid_9
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • $131 - $172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town
    • #8 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town
    • #8 Family Hotel in Cape Town
    • #9 Best Value Hotel in Cape Town
    • #30 Business Hotel in Cape Town
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Also Known As
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    • An African Villa Cape Town, South Africa
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    VascoHoskins
    February 2, 2017|
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    Response from africanvilla16 | Property representative |
    Hello, thanks for your interest in An African Villa. Much as we love little ones, we are not able to accept children under 12 years as guests. The building is unsuited and other guests are too inconvenienced by the... More
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    giantsgrl
    December 20, 2016|
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    Response from africanvilla16 | Property representative |
    We have very good restaurants within an 6 - 8 minute walk on Kloof Street. It is safe to walk to the restaurants, however we recommend that guests come home after their meal with a taxi as they are inexpensive. Best... More
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    November 27, 2016|
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    Response from africanvilla16 | Property representative |
    Hi Claudia Laundry service is offered Monday to Friday Deliver before 10h00am and return same day at 18h30. Cost is calculated by weight and not per item, but the minimum charge is R115, so best is, fill the bag with more... More
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    "We had room A2 with a beautiful of Table Mountain!"
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    "There is no elevator, so any personal mobility issues should be discussed in selecting a room."
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    "if you have problems with your legs - chosse a room downstairs"
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    "Ask for a quiet room--not one overlooking the patio, over the kitchen, or next to the dining area."
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