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Company's Gardens

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19 Queen Victoria Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We recently spent a hour walking through these gardens. We loved the beautiful ancient trees, some really fine specimens. But there were large areas that were needing attention, plus it was hard to feel totally at ease walking past so many homeless people sleeping in...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank CommonPeople-uk
Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful gardens with lots of birds and monkeys! Feels pretty safe with security patrols. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Peter N
Reviewed 4 days ago

After not visiting this place for some time i decided to see if it was any good. To my surprise there were many people there. Buy yourself a packet of peanuts to feed the squirrels, good fun and a nice n quiet park to just...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank BrettW1408
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed at a hotel directly across the street, so after we checked in, we spent the rest of the morning and afternoon walking around these gardens. They are beautiful and have a very interesting history. Most plants are labeled so it's...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Gone2day
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the Company's Gardens late afternoon, when it was quite warm, so the shade of the green canopies was a welcome relief. I enjoyed hearing the history of the gardens from our guide & looking at some of the old established trees. There were...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely park in town where you would go for a walk during your lunchbreak or take a break sit on a blanket and have a coffee with friends and family. It is a beautiful garden and well worth a visit and a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Pkoch
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been here often and have always enjoyed the food and ambiance.We hav brought many friends with us and they have also enjoyed themselves

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 301elysea
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The gardens are historically important and provide a pleasant area for a stroll in the middle of Cape Town but are not otherwise special. The cafe in the centre is OK for a drink or lunchtime snack.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank quantockm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent about an hour walking around. Many places to sit. Clean and well maintained. Also has a good restaurant in the park. Not sure I would go in at night but day time was great.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 832davidh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Do take time to walk around the Comapny’s Garden in Cape Town. It had beautiful trees and gardens and views of Table Mountain, and children love the opportunity to play with the quirky sculptures and run on the grass. But take aome time to find...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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30 November 2016|
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Response from MariusB1604 | Reviewed this property |
The Park is in Central Cape Town and busy with people using it mainly for relaxation and walking or visiting the museums. As mentioned before, it is not very big and maybe not ideal for the purpose you want to use it for... More
30 November 2016|
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Response from Frans JC M | Reviewed this property |
Safe yes. Not very big though. You'd have to do laps 🍷
Joanna J
23 February 2015|
Response from Chanti_CT | Reviewed this property |
bit late but yes, wifi is slow to great depending on where you are in the country. Cape town no different from Europe.