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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
5 Star accommodation
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Tucked away on a quiet tree-lined street in the stylish Cape Town suburb of Oranjezicht, is the 5 star boutique guest house Rutland Lodge. This magnificent Cape Dutch house designed by Sir Herbert Baker is ...More framed against Table Mountain and offers the most magnificent views of the City Bowl of Cape Town, Table Mountain, Lion's Head, Signal Hill, the Atlantic Seaboard and the far beyond Mountain range. Less
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Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
$85 - $169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Rutland Lodge Cape Town, South Africa
South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
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Reviewed July 4, 2018

First of all...Thank you Franziska and Ben for your genuine empathy hospitality...It was an absolute pleasure meeting and getting to know you both. We loved our "room" (#3 BTW) in your gorgeous and interesting home...Your collections from your travels are indeed astounding and your stories...More

Thank DerickV43
Reviewed June 28, 2018

We stayed for a few days in June at Rutland Lodge and with the owners Benoit and Franziska now always around, the house has a very cozy feel especially as it was winter in Cape Town and the “apéro” around the fireplace made us feel...More

Thank Caroline A
Reviewed June 28, 2018

We stayed for 5 days at Rutland lodge this month and it was an amazing experience. The owners Benoit and Fransika are very welcoming and helpful. We loved the African style of the lodge and there are great views of Cape Town from the big...More

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Reviewed December 3, 2017

We were welcomed by Tracie. She explained everything professional. We had room 5 with a beautiful view to Table Mountain and to the city. The breakfast was fine and we could enjoy our breakfast on the day we left in the outside. Many thanks for...More

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Reviewed November 12, 2017

What makes this guest house a good choice in my opinion is its location: a quiet, leafy suburb of Cape Town, with great views of both the bay and Table Mountain. Our room on the 1st floor was clean, nicely decorated and a good size....More

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"Room Number 3...Corner...City and mountain views."
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"top floors, great views"
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"rooms on 1st floor offer the best view"
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"Room 6, bottom floor near the kitchen, spacious and quiet. Except for the creaky wooden floor on the room..."
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