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    The Charles

    137 Waterkant Street | De Waterkant, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent29%
    • Very good45%
    • Average17%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Internet
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed here for 4 nights in early July. We stayed in the upstairs room, was clean and spacious. Shower was lovely. Breakfast was very nice and well prepared every morning. Ate here one night for dinner, had the ostrich, was unbelievable. The staff are all...More

    Thank Chris E
    Response from DeWaterkantVillage, Manager at The CharlesResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Chris E, Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback on your stay at The Charles. We are happy to read that you had a memorable experience and we have passed your compliments on to the restaurant team, especially Elton. I hope...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    The hotel was clean and tidy, our room was great, breakfast exceptional. Good value for money. Possibly a little far away from the centre but area felt safe. Staff very attentive. Food in the Charles Cafe was incredible too!More

    Thank Georgina M
    Response from DeWaterkantVillage, Manager at The CharlesResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Georgina M, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your time with us and have passed your compliments on to the restaurant team. I hope to welcome you back soon and would like...More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    This is my third time to stay at The Charles which surly must say a lot. Why do I keep coming back? Well its not often that you find a small hotel in the middle of a big city that is so welcoming and situated...More

    Thank johnnycns
    Response from DeWaterkantVillage, Manager at The CharlesResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear johnnycns, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your time with use and I hope to welcome you back soon. I would like to invite you to join our members club to ensure...More

    Reviewed March 24, 2017 via mobile

    I stayed at the Charles guest house and was given discount vouchers for breakfast for the Charles cafe. I'm so glad I was. Even without vouchers I would have returned every day to this beautiful cafe for breakfast. It's balcony is perfectly situated so you...More

    Thank Julia J
    Response from DeWaterkantVillage, Manager at The CharlesResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Julia J Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your time with us and have passed your compliments on to the restaurant team. I hope to welcome you back soon and would like...More

    Reviewed March 24, 2017

    I had a booking for 5 day, but stayed there only one. When I arrived the room did not seem clean, towels and bed sheets were dirty. After pointing it out the girl(do not know name) was very helpful trying to fix the problems. Another...More

    Thank Ardashel L
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
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    • Concierge
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Minibar
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    • Price range
    • $51 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • Cape Town Central
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    • The Charles Cape Town, South Africa
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    Response from DeWaterkantVillage | Property representative |
    Goodday! We can indeed arrange an Uber or standard cab for you to our Beach Club. The trip is between 15 and 20 minutes depending on traffic. We look forward to welcoming you to De Waterkant Village!
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