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Derwent House Boutique Hotel

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Stayed here twice for a total of about 5 nights in self contained apartment next door. It's about a 15 second walk between the two front doors so don't let that put you off as the apartment is spacious for a couple and, full of natural light and well fitted out. After being away for a few weeks, really appreciated... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Hotel is in a great location (I had no concerns walking to a local small restaurant at night by myself) quiet and close to many small, excellent restaurants. Within easy walking distance of downtown Capetown and the Harbor. Hotel, grounds, and rooms were beautiful and comfortable. Staff was very willing to assist with any questions or recommendations and consistently went... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Others have already commented on the wonderful breakfasts, comfortable accommodation, proximity to restaurants welcoming staff, and gorgeous decoration in the common area. My wife and I did a short walk around the neighborhood at mid-day, and we were accosted by three young men on Kloof Nek, one of whom lunged at my wife's necklace twice, breaking it in his failure... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Everything was perfect. We got there at 14:00 and got a welcome beer next to the fire. Checkin was fast and good. It is very clean and the staff is super friendly - helping us with all the bookings of tours and restaurants we needed. It was amazing!

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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the privilege of joining a few friends at Derwent House for breakfast - but I think feast is the better term! What a spread! It had everything you could ask for, ranging from the most delicious museli, to decadent spreads, juices and hot food - my tailor-made omlette was to die for! The staff were most impressive -... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Derwent House is a gem in Cape Town! We cannot say enough good things about this charming hotel and the staff. The staff went above and beyond to make our stay memorable. They were extremely welcoming, arranged activities, made dinner reservations, engaged in friendly conversations, and really made us feel special. The hotel itself is in a perfect location.... More 

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Palo Alto, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for 5 nights on our first trip to South Africa. This is a great place to call home temporarily. - Great location, within safe walking distance of many restaurants. - View of Table Mountain from the room. - Excellent breakfast. - Honor system with wine/snack. - used their uber account to get ride for us Highly recommended.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice people, very kind and professional, extremely good breakfast. I don't give 5 starts for two reasons: 1 - because the room was not at the same level of the house. The room is very basic and is provided with old furniture. 2 - The price is very high, and you can find 5 stars hotels at the same... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our time at Derwent House. The staff particularly Kenneth and Luca went above and beyond to make our stay enjoyable; providing advice and recommendations on activities and restaurants, friendly conversation and personalised service, and they even organised a few birthday surprises! The rooms are spacious with comfortable beds and amenities; we had a view... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been fortunate to have done a fair bit of travelling over the last 20yrs but to date have not come across a hotel or its staff who put themselves out as much so the great team at Derwent House. From the booking process to the minute we walked through the door we were welcomed by a very professional... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Derwent House is one of Cape Town's most inviting Boutique Hotels. It combines chic contemporary elegance with a relaxing atmosphere. It is also incredibly well located just off the trendiest street in the City in between the City Centre and Table Mountain. With a total of 10 rooms and two apartments the atmosphere is friendly and congenial, and the staff team are dedicated to making your stay with us a pleasure. Derwent House aims to meet your every need - air-con, fabulous pool, private decks, wireless connectivity, flat screens with satellite, DVD library, robes and slippers and extensive bar facilities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Derwent House Boutique Hotel

Address: 14 Derwent Road | Tamboerskloof, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central > City Bowl
Price Range: $150 - $191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Derwent House Boutique Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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Also Known As:
Derwent Hotel Boutique
Derwent House Boutique Hotel Cape Town, South Africa
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#5 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#6 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#10 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
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