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    An African Villa

    19 Carstens Street | Tamboerskloof, Cape Town 8001, South Africa
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    • Excellent90%
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    • Average1%
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    Reviewed 18 June 2017

    We stayed at An African Villa (Tamboerskloof) for 6 nights in mid May 2017. We really enjoyed staying at the Villa. The staff were extremely helpful from suggesting attractions, places to eat, things to see, places to avoid, and everything else you would need to...More

    1  Thank Megan_Ahuja
    Reviewed 6 June 2017

    I cannot recommend this little hotel more strongly. The hostess Cindy was terrifically friendly and couldnt have been more helpful. The rooms were bright and airy, we had a great view of table mountain from balcony. Breakfast was very nice also, freshly cooked to order....More

    Thank gmisk
    Reviewed 19 May 2017

    This guesthouse is in what is called the City Town area of Capetown. While it is recommended almost everywhere in South Africa to be cautious of pickpockets and not to walk after dark, this neighborhood is quite nice and feels comfortable even after dark for...More

    1  Thank lee e
    Reviewed 9 May 2017

    Stayed at this charming guest house for four nights in January and really enjoyed it. The staff were very helpful and caring, ensuring that we enjoyed our stay with them. The house is a very old, gracious building with a lovely shady garden where breakfast...More

    Thank Marge37
    Reviewed 6 May 2017

    I don't know where to start as I have so much to say about this B&B. We stayed there for 5 nights and left with regret because we were so well treated, however we had a flight to catch. We were welcomed upon our arrival...More

    3  Thank Luc B
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • US$131 - US$171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town
    • #8 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town
    • #8 Family Hotel in Cape Town
    • #9 Best Value Hotel in Cape Town
    • #30 Business Hotel in Cape Town
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Also Known As
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    • An African Villa Cape Town, South Africa
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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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    Claudia K
    27 November 2016|
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    Response from africanvilla16 | Property representative |
    Hi Claudia Laundry service is offered Monday to Friday Deliver before 10h00am and return same day at 18h30. Cost is calculated by weight and not per item, but the minimum charge is R115, so best is, fill the bag with more... More
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    "We had room A2 with a beautiful of Table Mountain!"
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    "There is no elevator, so any personal mobility issues should be discussed in selecting a room."
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    "if you have problems with your legs - chosse a room downstairs"
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    "Ask for a quiet room--not one overlooking the patio, over the kitchen, or next to the dining area."
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