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Iowa City, Iowa
Reviewed yesterday NEW

After 20+ hours of flying we arrived at the Blackheath Lodge at midnight to find welcoming staff to greet us. During our entire 6 night stay we were pampered and made to feel welcome and at home. The entire staff was so accommodating, knowledgeable and helpful we able to relax and truly enjoy the city and it's sights without having...

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Sydney, Australia
HOTEL’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Antony, John and the delightful team at Blackheath Lodge set the benchmark incredibly high during our week in Cape Town leading up to the New Year. Our light, bright, spacious and sunny upstairs room was beautifully appointed - more like a small apartment - with ample space and a balcony with sea glimpses. We enjoyed the little niceties of being...

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Antony T, Owner at Blackheath Lodge, responded to this review

Hey Vicki – so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to seeing you soon again. You get us and your kind words are hugely appreciated.

Stevensville, Maryland
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

An extremely quirky, comfortable, small lodge offering great rooms, wonderful staff and a great breakfast! The location in a residential area within a few blocks a few restaurants and the beach, is perfect. The 45 minute walk along the promenade to the Waterfront is very scenic. In short, we are extremely happy we stayed at the Blackheath Lodge and if...

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New Jersey
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I recently spent 3 nights here and I couldn't have asked for a more welcoming place to stay in Cape Town. The lodge is in a good location, walking distance to the beach and easy to catch the red bus from here. The room was clean and comfortable, the food was very good, but it's the staff that truly earns...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best stay anywhere in the world. Homeliness, comfortable , friendly ( esp waiter Brighton with a dazzling smile) lovely decor , very clean and tidy . Very well run from manager to night watchman . I have rebooked for next year - so impressed.

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Lörrach, Deutschland
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place to go. We were warmly welcomed and guided to our room. The ambiance is nice and the room is clean. It is like a little oasis in the city and you really feel comfortable. The staff is extremely attentive and friendly, all of them, including the little dog. The pool is small, but I dont think you...

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North Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cosy quiet little guest house in a residential part of town but close to main thoroughfares and the promenade on the beach. Quick cab ride (unicab) into town. (40-70 rand depending on the honesty of the driver - uber about 25-30). Lovely back courtyard and pool though no one swam the whole time we were there (early march). Rooms vary...

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New Jersey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in Cape Town for 6 days and were so glad we stayed at Blackheath Lodge. It is wonderful boutique hotel with an amazing staff. After we got settled on the day we arrived, Karin sat down with us to go over what we planned to do while in Cape Town. She offered suggestions and made dinner reservations for...

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Antony T, Owner at Blackheath Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for choosing us and pleased your day out to the Winelands with our very own tour guide, Karl was great.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If want to step out the rat race of life, visit a new continent of the world and find a delightful gem of a hotel you must put this place on your list. Every detail is taken care with room amenities, food, beverage and having magnificent staff. Additional you can get your first cup of coffee and with a good...

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Antony T, Owner at Blackheath Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Mark – delighted your enjoyed your ‘detox’ – come back for another when you ready!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent a wonderful three day stay at the blackheath lodge. We had a very warm welcome and good explanation about the city. The atmosphere is very nice, rooms are cozy and spacious, especially the apartment (room 17) is a luxurious and spacious two bedroom accommodation. Breakfast is very nice and fresh. Next to fresh fruits, sweets, pastries, you can...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Blackheath Lodge is a Victorian guest house situated below Signal Hill, a stone's throw from the city, Waterfront and well-known beaches. Stylish bedrooms, excellent personalized service and warm hospitality. Enjoy breakfast on the terrace overlooking the pool and garden. Come home to a sundowner after a busy day of sightseeing or power business dealings, safe in the knowledge that a quiet, comfortable night's sleep awaits you. Airport transfers. Credit Cards. Children 12+. TGCSA 4-Star Guest House. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blackheath Lodge

Address: 6 Blackheath Road | Sea Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: $278 - $370 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Blackheath Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Blackheath Hotel Cape Town Central
Blackheath Cape Town
Blackheath Lodge Cape Town, South Africa
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#1 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#2 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#3 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#3 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
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“Book a sea view room”
 of 5 bubbles LizzieP60, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
“They are all so boutique you'd not be disappointed”
 of 5 bubbles Sizzlingshaz, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 12 is a lovely room with sea view but is a climb via spiral staircase”
 of 5 bubbles pyperLancashire, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are lovely”
 of 5 bubbles johnholiday, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 6 - lovely contemporary space with sea view”
 of 5 bubbles gordone307, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
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