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Riversong Guest House

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Overview
14 Esme Road, Newlands 7700 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovely venue! Helpful and over the top service! The availability of a tour guide was a highlight not to be missed. So helpful in planning the trip as that eliminated The need for a car. The inn owner went out of her way to accommodate...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent spacious accommodation with lovely Mountain View. Closely situated to Cavendish shopping Centre. Friendly staff excellent breakfast. A central comfortable TV lounge for all to use. Many home comforts which make a visit worthwhile!

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Response from Inri M, Owner at Riversong Guest HouseResponded 14 August 2018

Dear Dianne Thank you for taking time to write a review. Much appreciated. We look forward to hosting you again in the near future. Best regards from Inri and The Riversong Team.

Reviewed 25 June 2018

What a beautiful guest house. Our large room was on the second floor with a view of the garden and pool. It had a lovely seating area and lovely bathroom. Right outside our room was a living room with a fireplace. The friendly staff was...More

Thank Dianeb45356
Response from Inri M, Owner at Riversong Guest HouseResponded 26 June 2018

Dear Diane and Larry Thank you for taking time to write a review. We loved hosting you all and organizing your tours with Archie. We hope to see you back in the summer when it is warmer. Thank you for spoiling the staff and I....More

Reviewed 16 June 2018

Stayed in the Leopard room which was just lovely. It is a spacious room with lots of natural light and two wonderful beds. The lounge upstairs was just as nice and very comfortable. Breakfast was very nice and a tasty treat to start the day....More

Thank Scott N
Response from Inri M, Owner at Riversong Guest HouseResponded 18 June 2018

Dear Scott and Mark Thank you for taking time to write a review. Much appreciated. We loved having you stay with us. I wish all our guests were as lovely as you both are. Thank you for spoiling us so much. We hope to see...More

Reviewed 8 May 2018

Inri and the staff are excellent, responsive, and caring hosts. The rooms are very comfortable (ours was poolside, Leopard Room). There is also common space downstairs and upstairs. The breakfasts are delicious and very generous, the landscaping is beautiful and gives a sense of seclusion....More

Thank Patricia M
Response from Inri M, Owner at Riversong Guest HouseResponded 9 May 2018

Dear Patricia Thank you for taking time to write a review. We loved hosting and organizing your tours for you ,around Cape Town. Yes, we are very mindful about water usage but as you state it does not hamper your stay in Cape Town. At...More

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Description
A Luxury 4 star boutique guest house in the heart of Newlands, Cape Town. Riversong sits on the banks of Liesbeek River and boasts panoramic views of Table Mountain. Conveniently situated in the Southern ...More Suburbs, Riversong is an ideal base for the discerning business person or holiday maker who is looking for more than a hotel room. Riversong is a short walk from Newland's Cricket and Rugby Grounds, Cavendish Square Mall, Claremont CBD, Vineyard Hotel and Conference centre, S.A. Sports Science Institute, SA Breweries, Dean Street (start of The Two Ocean Marathon), and Virgin Active Gym and many restaurants and pubs around the trendy Newlands Village. 10 minutes from University of Cape Town, Belmont Square, Kirstenbosch gardens, Kelvin Grove club, Great Westerford, Baxter theatre, leading hospitals and schools. 20-minute drive from the Airport, City Centre, Cape Town International Convention Centre, V & A Waterfront, FIFA Soccer Stadium, golf courses, wine farms and golden beaches. Friendly hospitality and attention to detail makes Riversong a popular choice for local and overseas guests. Our 9 elegantly stylish, spacious en-suite bedrooms have comfortable beds and pillows, DSTV decoders, well stocked fridges and snack baskets, micro-wave ovens, tea and coffee making facilities, safe for valuables, desks/dressing tables, heaters, electric blankets and fans, fluffy white towels and bathrobes, percale linen, hairdryers, clock-radios/ipod docking stations, hot water bottles, Charlotte Rhys toiletries, Pool towels and chocolates. Mr Deliver and Butlers’s pizza menus in rooms with dinner by request. Free Wireless internet. Guest laptop in lounge. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$77 - US$132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Newlands
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$77 - US$132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Newlands
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Traveller (39)
Dining (29)
Room & Suite (24)
Pool & Beach (1)
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"Recommend the Leopard room."
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"Pay a little extra for the lovely Mountain View Room"
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"Rooms facing the mountain view are great, first floor Garden Room is very spacious!"
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"Garden Rooms are open plan."
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