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Harare, Zimbabwe
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134 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed October 22, 2016

We spent 4 nights in the Kings Apartment at this property. It has as very large open plan kitchen lounge dining room and two very good size bedrooms as well as a big bathroom and hallway. At the front is a full length balcony overlooking the pool with lovely views accross the valley to the mountains. The overall impression is... More 

Thank PASM64
Waldorf, Maryland
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22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed January 23, 2015

It's a spot to real let your worries go and relax. Nice gardens, with a tranquil environment... the spaciousness of the accommodations adds to the whole experience. I found every thing i need to regain my sanity and recharge here, definitely recommend it.

Thank Miles S
Durban, South Africa
2 reviews
Reviewed September 10, 2014

Kings place was absolutely lovely. Value for money and an ideal place to relax and take in the sights. Staff were helpful and out of sight giving us that "holiday feeling". Apartment had all the amenities. Felt like a home away from home. Well done the kings place.

Thank disappointedguest777
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed August 30, 2014

The King's place is the most super place to stay. Nestled in the quiet, peaceful sanctity of Hout Bay - it is the only place we like to stay in Cape Town. The Kings get the balance perfect - they are available whilst not being constantly popping in. We love The King's Place and will be returning for our third... More 

Thank Gail S
Tarporley, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed April 22, 2014

If you are looking for peace and tranquility The King's Place is the place for you ! The two bedroom Apartment was spacious and immaculately clean with amazing views of the garden ,pool and surrounding mountains from the balcony . Ian , Grace and the team are always ready to advise and help . Hout Bay is a thriving seaside... More 

Thank BobandJean919
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed February 22, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at the cottage apartment for two weeks over Christmas and loved it. Perfect for us - plenty of space, we love the patio area where we had breakfast every morning, the pool is lovely, Grace and Ian were extremely accommodating and the holiday went without a hitch. The Kings place is perfectly located and very peaceful. Hopefully we... More 

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Kim K, Owner at The King's Place, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to write such a beautiful review on our guest house.We are pleased you had a great stay.It is our aim to keep our guests happy and it's so inspiring to us having this feedback. We wish you and your family a blessed 2014! Thanks again and we sincerely hope to see you again in... More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed January 14, 2014

We stayed in the Pool Apartment for the second time and found it every bit as great as the first time. Everything you need is provided, the view is lovely, the pool just a few metres away and Grace and her team are fantastic. Nothing is too much trouble. We will return as it's such a lovely, relaxing place to... More 

Thank iansuecameron
Tarporley, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed April 14, 2013

We stayed in the Apartment for 8 weeks during the 2013 UK winter ! We were wonderfully looked after in this spacious and clean two bedroomed accommodation, by Ian, Kim, Grace and the Team. The views of the lovely gardens and the swimming pool were enhanced by the surrounding majestic mountains. A peaceful and relaxing place. It is a great... More 

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed March 23, 2013

We loved our stay here. We stayed in the Pool Room which was spacious, very clean and well furnished. There's everything you could want, both inside and out. A lovely outside patio space with a garden area and swimming pool, with great views. It was truly a relaxing place to be, and also a perfect location for sight seeing as... More 

Thank BeInTheSun
1 review
Reviewed February 5, 2013

what a lovely place ! we stayed in the cottage for our honeymoon it was peacefull and quite and the staff was so helpfull and friendly , Kim and Ian thanks for a lovely 10 days at a affordable luxuray well furnished appartment we will recommende it any time , its close to cape town and other places, its not... More 

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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The King's Place is a small holding set on 8 acres of prime agricultural land in the lush seaside valley of Hout Bay, Cape Town. We are surrounded by magnificent gardens with views of the back of Table Mountain, the Constantiaberg and the renowned Chapman's Peak. We have 5 self-catering units: 2 one bedroom cottages, 2 x 2 bedroom, 1 x 5 bedroom and an 8 bedroom house. It is the perfect venue for a couple, a family reunion, a small conference or business group or a family getaway. All accommodation at The King's Place is self-catering. It is a luxurious country experience enhanced by carefully selected furnishings and fabrics. Each place has its own entrance and private BBQ area. There are 2 large swimming pools and for the energetic, there is a tennis court. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The King's Place

Address: Valley Road, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Hout Bay
Price Range: $84 - $126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
The King's Place Hout Bay, Cape Town, South Africa
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“Each of the different self catering units is completely different The Kings Apt has a great view not sure about the others”
 of 5 bubbles PASM64, Oct 22, 2016 | Read review
“private and away from other people - the cottage”
 of 5 bubbles Eugenev890, Feb 5, 2013 | Read review
“Valley House 2 is perfect for families! plenty of space for everyone and very comfortable”
  • Walking out to this view every morning was Bliss
 of 5 bubbles CristinaDSW, Jan 15, 2013 | Read review
“Any room will do ! Trust me!”
 of 5 bubbles abduld956, Oct 9, 2012 | Read review
“All the suites are wonderful. It depends on your group size only”
 of 5 bubbles JanineG84, Apr 9, 2012 | Read review
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