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52 De Wet Road Cape Town, Bantry Bay 8005 South Africa See on map
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Breakfast included
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All reviewsthe penthousecape towninfinity poolfantastic hostsstunning viewsluxurious boutique hotelwhole teamamazing hotelstayed one nightlate at nightmini bardelicious breakfastwatching the sunsetresidential areaamazing serviceview of the oceanhome from home
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner really enjoyed our stay at 52 de Wet. Marnie, Russ and all the team there really friendly, helpful and they provide a personal experience. They always asked about our plans for the day and followed up in the evening or the...More

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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Loved this clean modern and comfortable hotel. We had a beautiful room with a large balcony, There is a stocked minibar and the first fill is complimentary, There are evening drinks and an honesty bar upstairs. Russell and the team couldn't be friendlier and are...More

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Response from marns23, General Manager at 52 De WetResponded 16 December 2017

Thank you so much for your kind review, you've painted a perfect picture of 52 De Wet for future guests. We hope that you will choose 52 when you are next visiting Cape Town. Kind Regards, Marnie, Russell and The Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent the first 3 nights of our honeymoon at 52 De Wet and we are so glad we did. The hotel is beautiful with stunning rooms. It’s is in an ideal location to be able to explore Cape Town, but is also a lovely...More

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Response from Marnie F, General Manager at 52 De WetResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much Hayley for your kind review. I was an absolute pleasure and the team at 52 De Wet wish you and Tom many more happy years together. We hope to welcome you again soon, Kindest Regards, Marnie, Russell and The Team

Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Consider this a superior alternative to the brand hotels. Tucked away in a lovely and upscale neighborhood with breathtaking oceanfront and mountain views, 52 De Wet offers the comforts of a lovely home with the service of a great hotel. Proprietors Marnie and Russ are...More

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Response from Marnie F, General Manager at 52 De WetResponded 5 August 2018

Thank you so much Barbara, it was an absolute pleasure to meet you all. I hope that the rest of your trip was amazing and that we will welcome you back in the not so distant future. Kind Regards and Best Wishes, Marnie, Russell and...More

Reviewed 9 July 2018

Great views, great ambiance and awesome care and service. Breakfast was good and plentiful. The art and sculptures added a touch of class to the decor, but again, the views. The view! Captured one of the best sunsets ever, while enjoying a glass of Shiraz....More

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Response from Marnie F, General Manager at 52 De WetResponded 11 July 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review. Robin Rugare's sculptures really are stunning, we are extremely lucky to have them exhibited here. We hope that you had a safe and enjoyable trip home and that you will choose 52 De Wet when you are...More

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High up, on the slopes of Lion’s Head Mountain, you’ll feel the sun, but not the wind. Ocean, stretching further than the eye can see. The South Atlantic, home to passing pods of dolphins and whales. Cape Town with ...More its lively Waterfront is just along the coastline, a 15-minute drive down through Sea Point. Inside, luxurious en-suite rooms; each one designed and furnished to make your stay with us relaxing and your time here feeling far too short. Come for a holiday, for business, an intimate wedding or family celebration. Our warmest welcome is waiting. Less
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The Cascades on 52
South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Bantry Bay
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18 April 2018|
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Response from Marnie F | Property representative |
Dear Philippe, My gosh, I'm so sorry, we completely missed your message. I hope you are all well. I'm so pleased that you decided to stay with us regardless and that your stay was an enjoyable one. It was a real pleasure... More
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Response from Marnie F | Property representative |
Hi, Sadly we do not accept children under the age of 12years. With lots of open balconies, stairways and sheer drops we feel it is too much of a risk. Kind Regards, Marnie Fennell
20 January 2016|
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Response from Marion G | Reviewed this property |
My first time in Cape Town and I was REALLY glad I rented a car. It was cheap and the driving was not that difficult. It also made it easy to see special sights like Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden- fabulous and Boulder Bay... More
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