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Free Wifi
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5 Star Hotel
High up, on the slopes of Lion’s Head Mountain, you’ll feel the sun, but not the wind. Ocean, stretching further than the eye can see. The South Atlantic, home to passing pods of dolphins and whales. Cape Town with its lively Waterfront is just along the coastline, a 15-minute drive...
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52 De Wet Road | Cape Town, Bantry Bay 8005, South Africa
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20.9 km to Cape Town Intl Airport
91 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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All reviewsthe penthousecape towninfinity poolfantastic hoststhis small boutique hotelfeel at homeamazing hotelamazing viewswhole teamstayed one nightlate at nightlovely boutiquedelicious breakfastmini barresidential areawatching the sunsetamazing service
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great views, great ambiance and awesome care and service. Breakfast was good and plentiful. The art and sculptures added a touch of class to the decor, but again, the views. The view! Captured one of the best sunsets ever, while enjoying a glass of Shiraz....More

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Response from Marnie F, General Manager at 52 De WetResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your kind review. Robin Rugare's sculptures really are stunning, we are extremely lucky to have them exhibited here. We hope that you had a safe and enjoyable trip home and that you will choose 52 De Wet when you are...More

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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Loved this clean modern and comfortable hotel. We had a beautiful room with a large balcony, There is a stocked minibar and the first fill is complimentary, There are evening drinks and an honesty bar upstairs. Russell and the team couldn't be friendlier and are...More

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Response from marns23, General Manager at 52 De WetResponded 16 December 2017

Thank you so much for your kind review, you've painted a perfect picture of 52 De Wet for future guests. We hope that you will choose 52 when you are next visiting Cape Town. Kind Regards, Marnie, Russell and The Team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s been nearly 3 years since I last stayed here and the quality and service is still at an extremely high level. Marnie and Russel are the perfect hosts from welcoming you until you have to sadly leave. I will be making this a regular...More

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Response from Marnie F, General Manager at 52 De WetResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your kind review, it was lovely to welcome you again. Please make 52 a regular stop, as you know we can organise a nice direct booking rate when you are a returning guest. Until next time, take care. Kind Regards,...More

Reviewed 7 June 2018

This is the best hotel I have ever stayed in. Quality, Food, Friendly staff, Comfort, Views, Location and everything else. The staff couldn't be more helpful in every area.. We even had the joy of tasting the owner (Russell's) homemade menu which was fantastic as...More

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Response from Marnie F, General Manager at 52 De WetResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review, we are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay and hope that you will choose 52 De Wet when you next visit Cape Town. Kindest Regards, Marnie, Russell and the Team

Reviewed 25 May 2018

Great service, amazing food, everybody was very helpful and the rooms and the view ware very pretty! Also diner at the hotel is recommended. We rarely had better breakfast on holiday ! Thank you to the whole teamMore

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Response from Marnie F, General Manager at 52 De WetResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind review Keuva, we are extremly passionate about food and it is really lovely to hear that our breakfasts and dinners are being enjoyed. We hope that 52 De Wet will be at the top of your list when...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Room Service
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Room Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Details
Price range
US$129 - US$566 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Luxury Hotel in Bantry Bay
#2 Spa Hotel in Bantry Bay
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$129 - US$566 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Luxury Hotel in Bantry Bay
#2 Spa Hotel in Bantry Bay
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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onesieninja
18 April 2018|
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Response from Philippe V | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we're just back from our stay there and we even stayed in that exact suite so I can answer your questions: - Pool is indeed on the terrace of the suite (it's more like an apartment with 2 separate bedrooms, each with... More
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SJtheoldbarn
10 January 2017|
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Response from Marnie F | Property representative |
Hi, Sadly we do not accept children under the age of 12years. With lots of open balconies, stairways and sheer drops we feel it is too much of a risk. Kind Regards, Marnie Fennell
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20 January 2016|
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Response from Marion G | Reviewed this property |
My first time in Cape Town and I was REALLY glad I rented a car. It was cheap and the driving was not that difficult. It also made it easy to see special sights like Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden- fabulous and Boulder Bay... More
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"aim to be around the pool/ balcony area around sunset as they offer complimentary fizz if the sun is out.."
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"pick an ocean view room with a balcony"
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"A room facing the view would be wonderful."
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