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“The very perfect place to stay in Cape Town”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of 2Inn1 Kensington

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2Inn1 Kensington
Ranked #1 of 106 Hotels in Cape Town Central
Certificate of Excellence
Switzerland
2 reviews
“The very perfect place to stay in Cape Town”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just stayed for three nights at this wonderful boutique hotel in Cape Town in March 2017 and would have liked not to leave anymore. It's very difficult to describe, what makes this place so terrific, there are so many things, such as the very warm welcome from Steffi, the helping hands from the whole staff, the daily offered drinks by the house in the evening before having dinner in one of the superb restaurants nearby, which were recommended by the staff an also booked by them, the delicious breakfast, the very well furnished, clean and lovely decorated rooms, the beautiful poolside area for relaxing, wow...!
Steffi, Claire and Chris are just the perfect hosts to run this gorgeous boutique hotel. Many thanks to the whole team. We definitely want to come back once in the future.

  • Stayed March 2017, travelled with friends
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

It has all been said in previous reviews; but believe them this a really fist class place to stay and explore CT. Great pool and very welcoming in all respects. A place you really need to experience if you can book a stay.

Stayed March 2017, travelled as a couple
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2017

Slightly delayed review. Stayed with Klaus, Chris & the Team again in December '16. Our usual time. Think that's five or six years in a row now. I've never experienced a place with less complacency. Nothing is taken for granted, despite constantly being the number 1 place to stay. Every year there are improvements; this time tweaks to the decor, the breakfast etc. Improvements that are frankly unnecessary, but highlight the philosophy of the owners and management. Steffi didn't even let the fact that she was about to turn 30 detract from the attention she lavished on us. (That's a beer you owe me Princess! Hope the party went well). New super fast broadband was about to be installed as we were leaving. (Again, not that it was needed). These things are all highlights, but the real stars of the show, as pointed out time after time after time by everyone, are the staff. Are there fancier places to stay? Yes. Are there more expensive places to stay? For sure. Are there better places to stay? I'm guessing not in my lifetime.

See you again december guys. Just keep doing what you do !

  • Stayed December 2016, travelled as a couple
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2017

My husband and I stayed at 2Inn1 in early March. It was actually the first time we had ever stayed at a boutique hotel. Even before we arrived, the hotel staff assisted us with setting up airport transportation and restaurant reservations. Upon arrival, we were offered drinks and chips. We shared our week's plans with Claire and she made special arrangements for us. For example, we planned to hike Table Mountain at 7am the first morning and the kitchen staff put out breakfast at 6:15 and packed us sandwiches and snacks for the hike. The service was so personalized that we felt spoiled by the attention. Not knowing the area, I was initially concerned that the hotel might be too far from City Center to walk anywhere. That was actually untrue and we were able to walk to many restaurants on Kloof Street, only 10 minutes away. Uber is easily accessible from this hotel and anywhere else in the city. The views of Table Mountain and Lions Head were quite the treat everyday during Sundowners. We want to thank the entire staff for a wonderful time. We can't wait to visit again!

  • Stayed March 2017, travelled as a couple
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Our second visit... with our 2019 dates now booked...

Just like returning home...you feel like you are welcomed as part of the 2inn1 family...

A relaxing environment....with such an easy pace...just relax & enjoy...

From champagne & chocolates on arrival...to your evening sundowners, with your taxi & evening restaurant booking all sorted...what more to you really need...

A 1st class team...who are so thoughtful & kind...looking after your every need...

Thank You...

Andy & Marie

  • Stayed February 2017, travelled as a couple
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Additional Information about 2Inn1 Kensington

Property: 2Inn1 Kensington
Address: 21 Kensington Crescent | Oranjezicht / Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#1 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#22 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#23 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
Price range (per night): R2 174 - R3 031
Hotel Class:4 star — 2Inn1 Kensington 4*
Number of rooms: 9
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
2inn1 Kensington is flanked by the imposing slopes of Table Mountain and Lion's Head. It combines an authentically, stylishly remodeled Victorian house and a modern designed bungalow set in a beautiful tranquil garden. The pool area has sunbathed terraces offering magnificent views. The luxury rooms are equipped with every possible comfort. ... more   less 
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2inn1 Kensington Hotel Cape Town Central
2inn1 Kensington Cape Town

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