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An African Villa

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  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“b b”(91 reviews)
“platinum room”(21 reviews)
“discovery tours”(18 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Private Balcony
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good central location, with plentry of places to eat nearby, yet on a lovely quiet street. Our room was large and well-equipped, with a beautiful balcony. Breakfast is good, with your choice of hot food freshly prepared for you, although the buffet selection could perhaps...More

1  Thank ross1711uk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

African Villa is a hotel full of character. Much more individual than the streamlined international Hotels. A perfect place to stay for some days in Cape Town. The interior fitting is both elegant and authentic and follows a clear concept. We appreciated and enjoyed the...More

1  Thank karlwolf2017
Reviewed 11 December 2017

A perfect place to stay in Cape Town - close to our favorite area around Kloof St but also strategically situated for getting around other parts of town. Lovely old house renovated with care - a true boutique hotel. Great service and food, everyone was...More

Thank Jonas H
Reviewed 8 December 2017

An African Villa has received tremendous reviews on Trip Advisor through the years and deserves all of the compliments they've gotten. The proprietors and staff are as helpful and accommodating as any you'll find anywhere. The rooms are well appointed and the entire facility is...More

1  Thank REEF_Surfer_8
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Excellent hotel as a base in Cape Town when we first arrived from London. Cindy took the time to show us around the beautiful house (actually three joined together!) and gave us all the info we needed to explore the city. She could not have...More

Thank Emily H
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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice
2017 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$149 - US$194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#6 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#6 Best Value Hotel in Cape Town Central
#9 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#30 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$149 - US$194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#6 Best Value Hotel in Cape Town Central
#9 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#30 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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ronnie63_11
10 December 2017|
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Response from Steve17096 | Reviewed this property |
Agree with above—just email hotel if you need more specifics.
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VascoHoskins
3 February 2017|
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Response from africanvilla16 | Property representative |
Hello, thanks for your interest in An African Villa. Much as we love little ones, we are not able to accept children under 12 years as guests. The building is unsuited and other guests are too inconvenienced by the... More
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giantsgrl
20 December 2016|
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Response from africanvilla16 | Property representative |
We have very good restaurants within an 6 - 8 minute walk on Kloof Street. It is safe to walk to the restaurants, however we recommend that guests come home after their meal with a taxi as they are inexpensive. Best... More
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