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Riversong Guest House - Luxury 4star boutique guest house in Newlands Cape Town.

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Overview
8 bedrooms
8 bathrooms
22 guests
4 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Inri Mc Manus welcomes you to Riversong Guest House. A Luxury 4 star boutique Villa in the heart of Newlands, Cape Town. There are eight luxury bedrooms with en suite bathrooms. Large lounge and dining room. Our plunge pool and garden borders the banks of Liesbeek River and boasts panoramic views of Table Mountain. Conveniently situated in the Southern Suburbs, Riversong is an ideal base for the discerning business person or holiday maker who is looking for more than a hotel room. Friendly hospitality and attention to detail makes Riversong a popular choice for local and overseas guests. House can be let on a villa basis or per room. Location Riversong is short walk from Newlands Cricket and Rugby Grounds, Cavendish Square Mall (The Mall), Claremont CBD, Vineyard Hotel and Conferen...Inri Mc Manus welcomes you to Riversong Guest House. A Luxury 4 star boutique Villa in the heart of Newlands, Cape Town. There are eight luxury bedrooms with en suite bathrooms. Large lounge and dining room. Our plunge pool and garden borders the banks of Liesbeek River and boasts panoramic views of Table Mountain. Conveniently situated in the Southern Suburbs, Riversong is an ideal base for the discerning business person or holiday maker who is looking for more than a hotel room. Friendly hospitality and attention to detail makes Riversong a popular choice for local and overseas guests. House can be let on a villa basis or per room. Location Riversong is short walk from Newlands Cricket and Rugby Grounds, Cavendish Square Mall (The Mall), Claremont CBD, Vineyard Hotel and Conference centre, S.A. Sports Science Institute, SA Breweries, Dean Street (start of The Two Ocean Marathon), and Virgin Active Gym and many restaurants, fast food outlests,grocery stores, clubs and pubs around the trendy Newlands Village. 10 minutes from University of Cape Town, Belmont Square, Kirstenbosch gardens, Kelvin Grove club, Great Westerford, Baxter theatre, leading hospitals and schools. 20-minute drive from the Airport, City Centre, Cape Town International Convention Centre, V & A Waterfront, FIFA Soccer Stadium, golf courses, wine farms and golden beaches. Rooms Our elegantly stylish, spacious en suite bedrooms have comfortable beds and pillows, DSTV decoders, well stocked fridges and snack baskets, tea and coffee making facilities, microwave ovens, safe for valuables, desks/dressing tables, heaters, electric blankets, hot water bottles and fans. Fluffy white towels and bathrobes, percale linen, hairdryers, hand held clothing steamers, clock-radios/iPod docking stations, Charlotte Rhys toiletries and pool towels. Mr Deliver and Butler's Pizza menus in the rooms. Room Nos. and Names No. 1 The Leopard Room - 2 double beds - full en suite bathroom - access to pool patio - Mt views - can sleep 4 suitable for families sharing 2.The Ethnic Suite - 1 king or twin - access to lavender garden - separate lounge/study - large shower en suite bathroom. 2 single beds can be added to lounge - can sleep 4 - suitable for families sharing 3.The Blue Room - 1 king or twin extra length - full en suite bathroom with oval bath - sleeps 2 4.The Mt View Room - 1 king or twin - access to lounge patio - Mountain views - en suite full bathroom - single bed can be added to sleep 3 This room has inter leading doors to Colonial room - suitable for families sharing 6.The Colonial room - 1 double bed - large shower en suite bathroom - sleeps 2 7.The Floral Room - 1 king or twin - access to lounge patio -full en suite bathroom - mountain views 8. The River Room - 1 king extra length - open plan full bathroom (toilet is not separate but behind a low wall, this room is better suite to single occupancy or established couples who do not mind an open plan bathroom set up. - access to pool patio 5.The Garden Room - 1 king or twin - access to pool and garden patios - 6 seater bar area, full en suite bathroom The Blue, Leopard, Floral, Mt View and Colonial rooms have air conditioners. Our other rooms are cool with have high volume ceilings and standing fans. Our Facilities We have stunning mountain views from most rooms, our roof garden, lounge and dining room. Our dining room leads onto the pool patio and our garden that borders The Liesbeek River. View our our 300+ year old Fig tree and the interesting bird life along the river. Free Wireless internet. Business Centre. Guest laptop. Laundry service and Shuttle service from airport and surrounding areas booked. Remedial massage in the comfort of your room. Let us suggest tours for you with our registered tour guide We book restaurant, golf, car hire and show booking We have 5 garage parking bays and 4 off street parking bays. Awards and achievements: AA Great Food Award 2008. AA Great Team Award 2009. One of 8 finalists in the AA Best Guest House Awards from 2005 to this current year. Portfolio Luxury and AA luxury Establishment, Rennies Travel Red Stamp Club approval. TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for 2013 - 2017. Lilizela and Sanlam Top Destination Award finalist 2015. Quotes on request: Private Chef to prepare lunch and dinner Extra Security if required - Guest House is in safe area - ADT Security company and alarm Transportation (driver, car hire, shuttle service) Special occasions (birthdays, weddings parties etc.) More
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Safe
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Air Conditioning
Books
Ceiling Fans
Hairdryer
TV
Corporate Bookings
Shared Garden
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Garage
Internet Access
Toaster
Telephone
Cooker
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Water Views
Dryer
Dishwasher
Fax
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Iron
Stereo System
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Terrace
Patio
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Reviewed May 31, 2017

Riversong guest house was the perfect stay for our visit to Cape Town. Inri and her team provide A+ hospitality. Their receipt mme datins for touring was spot on. The Newlands is a beautiful neighborhood. The view of Table Mountain from Riversong's back courtyard and...More

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Inri M, VR Owner at Riversong Guest House - Luxury 4star boutique guest house in Newlands Cape Town., responded to this reviewResponded May 31, 2017

It was a pleasure to host your group from Rollins College. Thank you so much for the beautiful bird book and my Pop up cards. I will always remember you all and hope to see you back at Riversong one day soon. Best regards Inri...More

About the Owner
Inri M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:March 2013
Interaction with guests
We have 2 staff that live on the property. One staff member is available 24/7 for questions and emergencies. They are available to clean up after self-catering for an extra fee which you can negotiate directly with them. We have a Manageress who works week days from 7am to 4.30pm to take forward bookings and to 1pm on weekends. She works from the office. We have 2 other staff members (rooms and laundry) who work 7am to 3.30pm week days and to 1pm on weekends. Staff are aware of your privacy. The do their work and leave. I live at 26 Esme Road which is 5 houses from the guest house. You will see me in the mornings if you need me. I am available to book tours, shows and restaurants. You let us know how much interaction you require with us.
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About the neighbourhood
Riversong is short walk from Newlands Cricket and Rugby Grounds, Cavendish Square Mall (The Mall), Claremont CBD, Vineyard Hotel and Conference centre, S.A. Sports Science Institute, SA Breweries, Dean Street (start of The Two Ocean Marathon), and Virgin Active Gym and many fast food outlets, grocery stores,restaurants clubs and pubs around the trendy Newlands Village/Cavendish Mall. 10 minutes from University of Cape Town, Belmont Square, Kirstenbosch gardens, Kelvin Grove club, Great Westerford, Baxter theatre, leading hospitals and schools. 20-minute drive from the Airport, City Centre, Cape Town International Convention Centre, V & A Waterfront, FIFA Soccer Stadium, golf courses, wine farms and most tourist destinations and golden beaches. 5 Garage Parking bays and 4 Safe off street parking with ADT security
Getting around
Hire car - we can help you get the best rate. Uber - down load the Uber app onto your smart phone. Cheapest way to get around. Local Taxis. We can call one for you. Hop on Hop off Red bus - does all the tourist routes. Nearest stop to us is at Kirstenbosch gardens Private tour guide - we can organize this for you. Table mountain, Robben Island and other tourist bookings - we can do for you so you avoid standing in queues.
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