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38 Kensington Crescent Higgovale, Cape Town Central 7405 South Africa See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews kloof street boutique hotel our honeymoon table mountain dinner reservations complimentary bottle of wine lovely boutique small hotel prior to our arrival restaurant bookings the entire staff breakfast was amazing superior room small pool top floor camps bay lounge area
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Reviewed yesterday

We recently spent our last night in Cape Town at Kensington Place, our only regret is not staying there earlier in our trip. It was such great value and cheaper than another hotel we stayed in close by which cost a lot more but didn't...More

2  Thank Newmie01
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and I Stayed here recently as part of our Holiday. The Staff are great , especially McLean , who made our stay truly memorable. Our Room (3) was modern and clean and had a very comfortable bed. The breakfast is a must all...More

Thank Jon M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We felt really welcome here at our first stop in Cape Town. The staff were so helpful giving us lots of advice and making arrangements. it could not have been a better start to our holiday and we would definitely like to return.

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed here for our Honeymoon and we could have not been more pleased with our time at Kensington Place!! The hotel staff was always available and made sure that we were enjoying ourselves! The accommodations were terrific and the room was...More

Thank tom_bakke
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for three nights and loved the courteous and professional service from front desk to security. Breakfast is fantastic, the staff are attentive and always with a smile on their faces. They do everything to make your stay special. Our corner suite was...More

1  Thank skdotave
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$278 - US$369 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Kensington Place Hotel Cape Town Central
,
Kensington Place Cape Town
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central > City Bowl
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$278 - US$369 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Kensington Place Hotel Cape Town Central
,
Kensington Place Cape Town
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central > City Bowl
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Traveller (170)
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Dining (37)
Pool & Beach (30)
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Questions & Answers
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TransAtlantic70
9 February 2015|
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Response from Kensington P | Property representative |
Thank you to everyone that assisted in answering this question. Some of the rooms have partial views of the mountain and the city from the balconies only. As our hotel is situated at the base of Table Mountain and faces away... More
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"We had a spacious corner suite with a view of Table Mountain"
skdotave
4 weeks ago
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"Avoid first floor, room closest to the stairs."
SerialNomad
27 Aug 2018
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"Room 1 or 2 have brilliant views"
Julielynn2013
26 Apr 2018
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"We stayed in the suite which was a private "house" just up the drive from the main property. ..."
Brooklynroller
30 Dec 2017
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