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33 De Lorentz Street Tamboerskloof, Cape Town Central 8001 South Africa
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#12 of 169 B&Bs / Inns in Cape Town Central
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Over the years, this classic Cape Town bed & breakfast has earned an enviable reputation for relaxed and genuine hospitality. Originally a Victorian gentleman's house, Liberty Lodge became a fabric emporium and even a bordello in the 1940s! Today, it combines a skillful mix of Victorian, Art Deco and contemporary decor, with some stunning feature pieces. Perfectly situated to make the most of your Cape Town holiday or business trip, Liberty Lodge sits on the lower slopes between Table Mountain cable car station and Cape Town CBD. Restaurants and cafes abound in trendy Tamboerskloof and tourist sights are in close proximity. The four uniquely decorated rooms are equipped with air-conditioning and heaters, an electronic wall safe, hairdryer, a range of toiletries and most importantly comfortable beds! Complimentary wi-fi and safe on street parking is available. A hearty hot and cold breakfast is served every morning to set you up for the day either inside or outside in the charming ground-floor greenery courtyard. This homely Tamboerskloof Bed and Breakfast provides your respite from a busy day and is run by owner, Ruth Parsons, who extends a warm, personal welcome. Liberty Lodge appeals to young and old, singles and couples, on holiday or working, all of whom know that convivial surroundings and a comfortable bed waits.No Children under 12 allowed!!
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sb1London wrote a review Apr 2020
Camden, United Kingdom77 contributions48 helpful votes
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Liberty Lodge earlier this year. A small guest house, it is situated just off Kloof Street, so plenty of bars and restaurants are within easy (and safe) walking distance. We stayed in a terrace room, which had AMAZING views of table mountain. As others have said, it really is Ruth's natural charm and hospitality that makes a stay here so enjoyable - definitely worth a look if you are looking for somewhere low key and affordable to stay in Cape Town!
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Date of stay: March 2020
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RAS1996 wrote a review Jan 2020
New York City, New York6 contributions18 helpful votes
We had a wonderful stay at Liberty Lodge! Ruth greets every guest like family and works so hard to make sure you enjoy every moment of your stay in Cape Town. Lisa and Tandy took wonderful care of us and provided a delicious breakfast each day - I miss the eggs and coffee! The Lodge is in a great location - short walk to great restaurants and shopping on Kloof Street, all very affordable as well. Rooms were spacious, clean and quiet. I really enjoyed the group breakfast outside each morning and getting to know our fellow travelers. Highly recommend Liberty Lodge for your Cape Town travels!
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Date of stay: December 2019
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Response from Ruth P, Owner at Liberty Lodge
Responded 05 Feb 2020
Hi there! I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay here at the Lodge. Lisa, Tandi and I do everything we can to make sure everyone feels at home - it is a totally different experience than staying in impersonal hotels. I hope everything went well after you left Cape Town and hope that perhaps one day you will return. My best wishes to you both Ruth
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Elisabeth T wrote a review Jan 2020
Paris, France16 contributions12 helpful votes
We had a great stay at Liberty Lodge ! We enjoyed the big room with a view on the mountains, where you could see the sun rise if you woke up early enough. No noise from the streets at all. The bed is a cloud !! So so confortable and the bathroom amenities were great. The lodge is ideally located near busy streets - Ruth, our host, was very kind and had great tips on how to get around and what to do in the Cape. We also enjoyed the delicious breakfast made by the team. Overall a great stay! Thanks, Elisabeth
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Date of stay: January 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Responded 05 Feb 2020
Hi Elisabeth, What a lovely review - thank you so much! I know you certainly made good use of your few days here in Cape Town and am glad you found the Lodge so comfortable and well located. My very best wishes to you both. Ruth
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Bearfoot wrote a review Dec 2019
Brighton31 contributions44 helpful votes
I stayed in the largest room and it really was a home from home. Liberty Lodge oozes class with stylish decor and a relaxed ambience. Breakfast was a feast accompanied with friendly chat from Ruth, the hotel owner and other guests. Definitely recommended!
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Date of stay: December 2019
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RobHodgson wrote a review Nov 2019
London, United Kingdom17 contributions7 helpful votes
What a fantastic location. The rooms were really clean, great breakfast, and a lovely communal lounge area downstairs. I proposed to my girlfriend on this trip and Ruth even left us a bottle of champagne!
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Date of stay: November 2019Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Response from Ruth P, Owner at Liberty Lodge
Responded 03 Dec 2019
Hi Rob! I am so pleased you loved your stay here. It was very special to be part of your planned proposal and I wish you both much happiness for the future. My very best wishes Ruth
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US$62 - US$115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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liberty hotel cape town central, liberty lodge bed and breakfast
LOCATION
South AfricaWestern CapeCape TownCape Town CentralCity Bowl
NUMBER OF ROOMS
4
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Frequently Asked Questions about Liberty Lodge
Which popular attractions are close to Liberty Lodge?
Nearby attractions include Cape Insights - Special Interest Tours (0.5 km), Christopher Moller Gallery (0.4 km), and The Cape Town Opera Company (0.2 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Liberty Lodge?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and free parking.
Which room amenities are available at Liberty Lodge?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a desk.
What food & drink options are available at Liberty Lodge?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Liberty Lodge?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Liberty Lodge?
Conveniently located restaurants include Miller's Thumb, The Black Sheep Restaurant, and Arnold's Restaurant.
Does Liberty Lodge have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Liberty Lodge offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at Liberty Lodge?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Are there any historical sites close to Liberty Lodge?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Iziko Slave Lodge (1.6 km), City Hall (1.3 km), and Irma Stern Museum (6.3 km).
Does Liberty Lodge have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the mountain view available here.