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Number5 Guesthouse

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5 Union Street, Cape Town Central 8001 South Africa
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#33 of 169 B&Bs / Inns in Cape Town Central
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Nestled in the most vibrant areas of cape town, this lovely guesthouse is just footsteps from shops, coffee shops and restaurants where you can indulge in the famous capetonian cuisine. Its quiet street close to the park,its garden and terraces makes it the perfect urban retreat. Seven rooms, all in suit, decorated in a elegant contemporary african style.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Shuttle bus service
Baggage storage
Non-smoking hotel
Laundry service
Ironing service
Street parking
Wifi
Shared kitchen
Shared lounge / TV area
Sun terrace
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Flatscreen TV
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Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Non-smoking rooms
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Charming
Centrally Located
Languages Spoken
English, French, German, Italian
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Jeroen Schmohl wrote a review Jan 2020
10 contributions4 helpful votes
Very friendly staff with knowledge of town and things to do. Super fine breakfast in outside patio. Clean rooms with good beds and a nice balcony for general use where you can drink your cold beer after a long trip.
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Chris B wrote a review Jan 2020
London, United Kingdom20 contributions49 helpful votes
We had a lovely stay at the number5 guesthouse and Marie was very helpful in suggesting restaurants, bars and things to do. The location is great as just around the corner is Kloof street with lots of brunch / dinner options which is very popular with young South Africans. Thank you!
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Date of stay: January 2020
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carman942443 wrote a review Dec 2019
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I had a great time at the guest house, and felt right at home. The property is very central yet on a quiet street, steps away fro de Waal park in one direction and Kloof street and its cafes and restaurants in the other. The owner and staff are lovely :)
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Date of stay: December 2019
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Dreamer38320819137 wrote a review Nov 2019
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Thank You Marie for excellent service and best tip to visit the hidden Gin bar . Wonderful Breakfast. Best destination for Going out in Capetown!! We enjoyed our stay at Number5 Guesthouse. Gladly again!!
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Date of stay: November 2019
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hlohma436058 wrote a review Oct 2019
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Very nice location situated near the tafelberg. The staff war very kindly. Breakfast was good with fruits, breas, seeds and various eggs. The room was very big and had a balcony. The bathroom was new and very nice.
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Date of stay: October 2019
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PRICE RANGE
US$68 - US$137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
South AfricaWestern CapeCape TownCape Town Central
NUMBER OF ROOMS
7
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Frequently Asked Questions about Number5 Guesthouse
Which popular attractions are close to Number5 Guesthouse?
Nearby attractions include Cape Town Holocaust & Genocide Centre (0.4 km), The Labia (0.4 km), and Great Synagogue (0.4 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Number5 Guesthouse?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and free parking.
What food & drink options are available at Number5 Guesthouse?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Number5 Guesthouse?
Yes, free parking and street parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Number5 Guesthouse?
Conveniently located restaurants include Miller's Thumb, The Black Sheep Restaurant, and Lord Nelson Restaurant.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Number5 Guesthouse?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, French, German, and Italian.
Are there any historical sites close to Number5 Guesthouse?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Iziko Slave Lodge (1.3 km), City Hall (0.8 km), and Irma Stern Museum (5.8 km).