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Johannesburg
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Thank you to the wonderfully welcoming team of Tess and Sam at The Last Word, Constantia for our anniversary celebration. Our room was luxuriously spacious, peaceful and with every amenity you could think of and ones you hadn’t! I highly recommend this gorgeous boutique hotel if you feel like spoiling yourself with peace, tranquillity and superior luxury in a setting...

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Megan W, Marketing at The Last Word Constantia, responded to this review

We are thrilled that you chose our home for your anniversary. It's always wonderful to hear from guests who have celebrated special occasions in the hotel and enjoyed them. Join us next year for the follow-up​. We'll be waiting The Last Word Hotel.

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 3 April 2016

On checking in we were shown to our room (4) which was beautiful, clean and bigger than some apartments i've seen. The Hotel is so peaceful and staff couldn't do enough to ensure our stay was perfect. There was even a restaurant booked for us on the first evening in case we hadn't booked something ourselves.

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Megan W, Marketing at The Last Word Constantia, responded to this review

Room four is one of our most intimate suites at The Last Word - we're glad it was to your liking. Join us again for another pleasant experience. Warm regards The Last Word.

Constantia
Reviewed 29 March 2016

A comfortable stay but soulless and no identity, not the best for families. The location was good well in range of all the wine farms. Great breakfast. But given the magnificent places and value for money of our other stays in South Africa I think I would give this one a pass...

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Four of us stayed at The Last Word at the beginning of a short break to South Africa. Fortunately we had a driver to take us there from the airport as the entrance is well hidden. Once through the electric gate you enter a mini paradise. We were warmly welcomed by the staff and allocated two superior rooms with terraces...

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Megan W, Marketing at The Last Word Constantia, responded to this review

Thank you for such a detailed review of The Last Word Constantia. It's always so wonderful to have positive feedback from pleased guests. Join us again next year and we'll book your restaurants in advance. Regards The Last Word.

Catalkoy, Turkish Cyprus
Reviewed 22 March 2016

We have visited this boutique hotel on several occasions (they are actually one of three bearing the Last Word names....Franschhoek and Long Beach being the others) and it always exceeds expectations. Unfortunately it seems it has so many recommendations that you have to be quick to get a room in high season. Even this month they were fully booked..... that...

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Megan W, Marketing at The Last Word Constantia, responded to this review

Indeed - good advice to book early as we fill up during high season! Thank you for your honest words about our intimate hotel and for recommending that others stay as well. Please join us again if you're in Cape Town. Many thanks The Last Word.

NYC
Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

Going to The Last Word Constantia is like visiting the home of a family friend. Lovely suburb of Cape Town. Located near some of the oldest vineyards in South Africa with really good dining options (e.g., Steenberg). The front office team members, Tess and Sam, are tops and were instrumental to making my stay excellent.

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Megan W, Marketing at The Last Word Constantia, responded to this review

We are a home away from home and strive for guest experiences, akin to yours, on every occasion. We look forward to your future visits to our hotel. Kind regards The Last Word Constantia.

north wales
Reviewed 11 March 2016

This is a lovely hotel with beautiful gardens, tasteful bedrooms and a wonderful sitting room overlooking the pool. Managers Sam and Tessa provide a very personal level of service and the staff are extremely polite and helpful. We especially loved the smiling ladies who serve breakfast! We really enjoyed our stay here and very much hope to return.

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Megan W, Marketing at The Last Word Constantia, responded to this review

We hope that you return too. The ladies: Sam, Des, Beauty, Rachel, Beaty, Mieta and Shariefa send their regards. Thank you for your input Warmest regards The Last Word Constantia.

Darlington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Our first visit to a Last Word Guest House, this was a completely unexpected Oasis of peace and calm. Wonderful bedroom and the bathroom had a bath tub so big that as we only stayed 3 nights we did not have time to fill! Staff most helpful and assisted in dinner reservations each night( all excellent choices). The gardens would...

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Megan W, Marketing at The Last Word Constantia, responded to this review

And we anticipate your rebooking! A big thank you from all of us here for the wonderful words. We'll see you in the warmer months. Kind regards The Last Word Hotel.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Nothing was too much trouble for the staff. Extensive mini bar was free, and the hotel arranged transport to and from our evening restaurant meal. There was a large pool, and a small pool attached to our room, which was huge. We stayed only one night, but a longer stay would be relaxing. Recommended

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Megan W, Marketing at The Last Word Constantia, responded to this review

Join us again soon for a longer stay - you're sure to find it extremely relaxing. We're so glad you enjoyed your private pool suite in Constantia. Next try a superior double or elegant in the winter months. We look forward to your return The Last Word Constantia.

Tokyo
Reviewed 18 February 2016

My family of 5 stayed here for almost two weeks in October. We were in Cape Town for a look see to find accommodation and schools etc before moving here. We stayed in the family room which was perfect for our needs. It had a separate kids room with bathroom and a wonderful huge room with lounge and dining area...

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Megan W, Marketing at The Last Word Constantia, responded to this review

Thank you for keeping the recommendations going - we truly appreciate new visitors to the hotel who love it and share their experiences with friends and family. We look forward to seeing you and your family again soon. Warm regards The Last Word Intimate Hotels.

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Breakfast Available
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the Cape’s oldest and most beautiful wine valley, The Last Word Constantia is close to seven of South Africa’s top wine estates and many internationally celebrated restaurants. Great attention is paid to peace and tranquility. An inviting sunken swimming pool and tanning deck is the focal point of the magnificently manicured garden with rolling lawns, vibrant colours and exquisite mountain views. The lounges, dining area and sun patios all open onto the garden. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Last Word Constantia

Address: Spanschemat River Road, Constantia 7806, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Constantia
Price Range: $377 - $867 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Last Word Constantia 5*
Number of rooms: 9
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Also Known As:
The Hotel Constantia
The Last Word Constantia Cape Town, South Africa
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Constantia
#4 Luxury Hotel in Constantia
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“no view from any room, except from the small ones in the first floor ?!”
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