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Derwent House Boutique Hotel

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Overview
14 Derwent Road Tamboerskloof, Cape Town Central 8001 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Stayed here for five days. The staff were friendly and extremely helpful throughout. When we were sorting our holiday we could not decide between VA at waterfront or Derwent House. So glad we chose this area. Brilliantly located for restaurants and bats and felt safe...More

1  Thank adnyl444
Response from Derwentowners, General Manager at Derwent House Boutique HotelResponded yesterday

Dear adnyl444, It's great to hear that you didn't regret not staying at the Waterfront: you've really hit the nail on the head in describing the location. No doubt that it's a great asset to the city and fun to visit, but if you want...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

On arrival at Derwent House we found a bottle of fizz, a 'congratulations' banner, balloons AND confetti in our room, to celebrate the first stop on our honeymoon. And this says it all really - the staff here are so incredibly thoughtful. It was chilly...More

1  Thank Rhian G
Response from Derwentowners, Owner at Derwent House Boutique HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you, Rhian G, for sharing your honeymoon experience at Derwent House with other travellers--they really appreciate it, and so do we! Congratulations again to you both! We loved hosting you for this very special occasion and are just delighted that we helped make it...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I am writing to let people know this a wonderful boutique hotel. Our room was a great size with two balconies. They paid attention to details. Even providing a cell phone for use by us. The staff and owners helped us planning our day. Our...More

Thank Dream23909947605
Response from Derwentowners, Owner at Derwent House Boutique HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks, Robert, for this kind and concise review! I'm so pleased that your stay with us was "the best part" of your holiday so far -- knowing the details of your fabulous trip, that's high praise indeed! Your appreciation of various finer details speaks to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having stayed at all types of highly rated accommodations around this world, Derwent House has moved to the very top of our list. Perhaps the best customer service on the planet, the attention to the comfort and well-being of the guests is astounding. The quality...More

Thank druryperry
Response from Derwentowners, Owner at Derwent House Boutique HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow, druryperry -- what a tremendous accolade: as a team, we are honoured, grateful and humbled. "Simply the best" is as good as it gets (but doesn't mean we will stop continually striving to improve), especially from such experienced and seasoned travellers as the two...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Derwent House has a special place in our hearts. We stayed there for a few nights during our honeymoon in October 2018. The friendliness of the staff made us feel at home. They helped us plan our stay in Cape Town, from recommending restaurants, to...More

1  Thank Camper48314684206
Response from Derwentowners, Owner at Derwent House Boutique HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Camper48314684206, You two have a special place here at Derwent House too: honeymoons are a huge responsibility and we take them very seriously . . . thanks for letting us know that we helped make yours special! It was only a pleasure to assist...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$157 - US$251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#4 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#5 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#10 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$157 - US$251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#4 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#5 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#10 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (535)
Room & Suite (205)
Dining (86)
Pool & Beach (69)
Family and Play Areas (4)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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IsabelOh
October 1, 2018|
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Response from William S | Reviewed this property |
We had a standard room- the bed was as large as our own 180x200.
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queenmaritini
July 16, 2018|
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Response from Derwentowners | Property representative |
No bed bugs -- promise . . . They are not an issue in South Africa in general.
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925judyb
May 10, 2018|
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Response from mbs2014 | Reviewed this property |
Just ask to make sure. We had a King/twin.
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Room Tips
"All are fabulous!"
R4914IEsarahb
4 weeks ago
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"I'm not sure there is a bad room!"
188Diane
Oct. 15, 2018
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"Walking distance to restaurants and shopping."
N2336EEevah
Aug. 14, 2018
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"The views from room 4 were breathtaking, but you did hear some of the noise from the main lobby area,..."
j_marice
Aug. 6, 2018
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