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2Inn1 Kensington

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Livingston, Texas
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10 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed 4 nights and the staff made you feel like family. Steffi was waiting on us when we arrived. She sat down with us and asked what our plans were while we was there. She suggested several eating places and even called and made reservations for us. If we needed a Taxi they called and arranged... More 

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Kirchheim bei Munich, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This place is a gem and I highly recommend it to anybody that is the search for a cozy boutique hotel. Team is very friendly and goes a great length to help in any way possible to make your stay a wonderful memory. It is in a very nice location (quiet, but yet not far away from downtown) with open... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were only at the Inn for one night, but found it to be a wonderful stay. It would have been great to stay longer. We had a very warm greeting and orientation to the property and our room, which was very comfortable. Great use of African/South African decorating touches throughout. We particularly appreciated that they allowed us to use... More 

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Winnetka, Illinois
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41 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff lead by Steffi,Claire and Kenneth did all that was humanly possible to insure that our stay satisfied us in al respects. From making arrangents,offering suggestions or just letting us hang at this relaxed space,it was the perfect place to recover from a demanding two weeks in Namibia. Excellent breakfast, superbly appointed room and a quiet ambiance all make this... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

This place is conveniently located between Signal Hill, Table Mountain, and the waterfront area. The staff was very very friendly and more than happy to help plan your days if you would like. The breakfast was great. We were out most of the day so we did not have lunch or dinner there.

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Coral Gables, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

I am an avid traveler, and few places have been as pleasant as this beautiful boutique hotel in Cape Town, at the base of Table Mountain, located in an area called Oranjezicht From the moment you walk in you are welcomed by Steffi, a charming woman that will make sure all details of your stats are being taken care of.... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

Steffi and Claire and the team at 2Inn1 Kensington could not do enough for you. We stayed here for 6 days with our son. The room was very comfortable, the breakfasts were delicious but what sets 2Inn1 apart was the incredibly friendly service and Steffi and Claire. They went out of their way to ensure we had a fantastic time... More 

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Lansing, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

Klaus and Claire are the BEST people! This is the first time I have reviewed anything on here and they provided the motivation to do so by being so helpful, accommodating, and friendly. At our first breakfast there (which awesome), Klaus sat down and helped us plan our few days in Cape Town (we had no idea that they would... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

Friendly service plus!!! Fabulous breakfasts, super helpful staff. Great help and suggestions from Clair who put up with our jet lag and numerous rainy days. The cell phone is very very handy since you are really not walking distance to anthing, and need to cab it everywhere. But the cab company that they work with charges real prices so our... More 

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upstate ny
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23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016 via mobile

Every single aspect of our stay was perfect! The Inn is lovely and there is a warm, welcoming feeling from the minute you walk through the front door! Service was impeccable...Claire and Steffi went out of their way to facilitate reservations, cabs and appointments. The room was lovely and the breakfast each morning was just such a treat! Loved every... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Pool
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
2inn1 Kensington is flanked by the imposing slopes of Table Mountain and Lion's Head. It combines an authentically, stylishly remodeled Victorian house and a modern designed bungalow set in a beautiful tranquil garden. The pool area has sunbathed terraces offering magnificent views. The luxury rooms are equipped with every possible comfort. ... more   less 

Additional Information about 2Inn1 Kensington

Address: 21 Kensington Crescent | Oranjezicht / Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: $165 - $230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — 2Inn1 Kensington 4*
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
2inn1 Kensington Hotel Cape Town Central
2Inn1 Kensington Cape Town, South Africa
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#2 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#22 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#23 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
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