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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Now this is what I call classy, just absolute great. Wonderful treatment, great food, beautiful setting, all you would want and simply the best. Special treatment, delicious choices to select from for a lovely meal.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A friend of our couldn't go and very nicely offered her suite that couldn'y be reimbursed. The staff was absolutely adorable and helpful to make our stay very pleasant. the property is beautiful. Our suite was even more. Lovely room in a beautiful house full of character. The two bathrooms were delightful as well as all the details. The gowns,...

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Cork
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dined at the alphen restaurant Blankp this evening . It replaces the 5 restaurants which I really liked . Very contemporary feel to the refurnished premises , love the art work . Food was fab - v much recommend the lamb cutlets . Service was excellent and it's very well priced . Lovely evening and will return .

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GMAlphen, General Manager at The Alphen Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for posting a review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your evening at blanko. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind regards Hannalie Wiese General Manager The Alphen Boutique Hotel

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in to a light dinner on the patio under the oaks - sumptious food and superlative service. Look out for Ashton our waitron. Very pleased the Alphen is so close to home - Newlands village - Highly recommend this light dining experience.

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GMAlphen, General Manager at The Alphen Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. So glad to hear you enjoyed your evening with us. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards Hannalie Wiese General Manager The Alphen Boutique Hotel

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great stay in beautiful modern surroundings, spacious, very clean, very helpful and friendly staff. We were a big group of 11 (5 kids from 5-17 years). Kids loved it here! Good food for reasonable prices. The pool had plenty of pool toys and relaxing sun beds. Future improvements: electrical socket next to the bed and morning yoga classes on the...

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GMAlphen, General Manager at The Alphen Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay at The Alphen. I have noted your suggestions and will use them in discussion with my team. We look forward to welcoming you and your family and friends back to the hotel again soon. Kind regards Hannalie Wiese General Manager The Alphen Boutique Hotel

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Alphen was a great treat. It was elegant, the staff were thoughtful and helpful. The environs were very lovely. Both the restaurant and bistro were great food options I would go to even if not staying at the hotel. Some of the furnishings are a bit classical, by design, and in some cases are a little creaky. I don't think...

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GMAlphen, General Manager at The Alphen Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you for your complimenting the staff. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel and our restaurants again soon. Kind regards Hannalie Wiese General Manager The Alphen Boutique Hotel

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is just like fairytale. The small hotel in a beautiful garden. If u want some romantic time, it good place to be. the room is specious, bed is very comfortable and there re two bathrooms: one with shower and one with bath. The room has nice coffee machine and sound system. Just for top floors no terraces, so...

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GMAlphen, General Manager at The Alphen Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your generous review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. I appreciate your detailed feedback which I will discuss with my team. We continuously strive to provide the very best in five star hospitality and it is through feedback from guests like yourself that we are able to. We look forward to welcoming you...

Buderim, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a treat - stunning venue, delicious food - burgers, fish cakes & mouthwatering fillet steak, fragrant lavender, rose' bubbles & awesome company. Sam the waitress was fantastic too 👏 Just love the beautiful old white buildings 😍

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GMAlphen, General Manager at The Alphen Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and for complimenting Sam. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your lunch with us and hope to see you again at The Alphen soon. Kind regards Hannalie Wiese General Manager The Alphen Boutique Hotel

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 14 December 2016

We visited the Alphen on our last day and wished we had been there sooner. It was an incredible impromptu lunch with friends - great food and wine surrounded by amazing art. It was my perfect afternoon.

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GMAlphen, General Manager at The Alphen Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your time with us. We hope to see you again on your next trip - maybe start your trip with us next time! Kind regards Hannalie Wiese General Manager The Alphen Boutique Hotel

amyannenglish
Reviewed 10 December 2016

We spent a lovely two nights at the Alphen before returning back home. We really loved being secluded from the hustle of Cape Town and the accommodation was top class. Our favorite parts of our stay was the complimentary breakfast (so yummy), the gorgeous bathroom areas and the bed was so comfy! This hotel is best for those with a...

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GMAlphen, General Manager at The Alphen Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Good day Thank you for posting such a lovely review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to welcome you back soon. Kind regards Hannalie Wiese General Manager The Alphen Boutique Hotel

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The recently refurbished Alphen Boutique Hotel in Constantia is 23 kms from Cape Town International Airport, 15 kms from the City Centre and circa 12 kms from False Bay beaches. In close proximity to major attractions, such as Newlands Rugby Stadium and Cricket Ground and Kennilworth Racecourse, it has a relaxing country feel aire about it. Combining Cape Dutch with the contemporary, a playful twist has been added to this historical 11.5 acre landmark. Offering modern amenities, plush comforts, high-tech facilities and exceptional services, this multi-faceted 5-star destination provides venues for relaxing, socialising, conducting business, dining, wining & celebrating life. Facilities & Features include: 19 Spacious Suites, 3 Independent Restaurants - 5 Rooms Restaurant, la Belle Cafe & Bakery and The Rose Bar - 3 Bars, including The Rose Bar - outdoor bar & terrace, Business Centre, Functions & Events Facilities and Expansive, Landscaped Garden with pool. This property is well suited to wedding functions. 300 Years of Cape Hospitality continues under New Management. Step into a World of Hedonistic Glamour - a little Eccentric, somewhat Bohemian, rather Eclectic & Casually Elegant. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Alphen Boutique Hotel

Address: Alphen Drive, Constantia 7806, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Constantia
Price Range: $301 - $625 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Alphen Boutique Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 19
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The Alphen Boutique Hotel Constantia, Cape Town, South Africa
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#3 Luxury Hotel in Constantia
#4 Business Hotel in Constantia
#4 Family Hotel in Constantia
#5 Romantic Hotel in Constantia
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