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    Parker Cottage

    3 Carstens Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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          Free Wifi
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          Breakfast included
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          Reviewed 18 March 2012

          In the several months between making a reservation and actually arriving at Parker Cottage, Phil must have responded (with great patience, humor, and insight) at least a dozen emails from me filled with questions about car rental, self-drive and walking tours, and other details related...More

          Thank atastefortravel
          Response from ParkerCottage, Owner at Parker CottageResponded 22 March 2012

          Hi Tastefortravel. I think if I tell Liz , my partner, that you've described me, Phil, as having 'great patience, humor, and insight', she'll probably never stop laughing! But seriously, we're so pleased that the time we take to deal with every guest's specific plans...More

          Reviewed 18 March 2012

          Before I start, I want to make it clear I am not a serial reviewer. Very few places I have visited leave a a big enough mark on me to want to log on and review (especially post holiday blues!). Parker really is an exceptional...More

          1  Thank DP_TunWells
          Reviewed 16 March 2012

          Very friendly and well informed owner. Helpful with all infomation a guest need. Wonderful breakfast with a huge variety of juice, fresh baken bread, eggs etc. Although the Parker Cottage is close to the towncentre, is is very quiet, well furnished and a place to...More

          Thank Henning M
          Reviewed 14 March 2012

          The first thing that struck us was the warmth in communication even before we booked our rooms and Phil's prompt responses and suggestions on planning our trip. When we arrived at Parker Cottage, everything was exactly how it had been advertised online- so no false...More

          1  Thank Githanjali
          Reviewed 14 March 2012

          I cant begin to describe how much I'm in love with Parker cottage! Cozy clean rooms, sublime breakfast, and warm friendly service from the staff. Owners Phil and Liz are AMAZING in every sense of the word and incredibly helpful with giving tips on what...More

          Thank Duansky
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Free Parking
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
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          • Bar/Lounge
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          • Price range
          • US$125 - US$239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 8
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          • Cape Town Central
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          Carol B
          My husband, adult daughter and I will be in Cape Town on the 3rd of Oct and we plan to be on business for approx 2 weeks. The tariff is important and I notice it is not shown. Please could you tell me as we are very interested in staying with you.
          24 September 2016|
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          Response from ParkerCottage | Property representative |
          Hi Carol - very nice to hear from you. We're not quite sure whey the tariff isn't shown on TripAdvisor as it's linked to many major search engines and our rates are displaying there (I just checked). At this stage, we can... More
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          myles1
          Do you have availability the nights of May 4th through May 8th? What does the suite consist of?
          20 January 2016|
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          Response from ngoilan | Reviewed this property |
          Ooops... you've queried folks on the forum instead of Park Cottage!
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          tonip53
          Hi Just found your site and your place looks very inviting. I much rather stay in B&B than hotels. The only problem is our friends are staying at the V&A marina waterfront and I was wondering how far away is it to your place and is it easily accessible. thank you Toni
          14 January 2016|
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          Response from MyriamNajm | Reviewed this property |
          Cape Town is a big city and you cannot have access to everything on foot. However, the location of Parker Cottage is almost in the middle. In fact, it is closer to the table mountain and Kirstenbosch gardens. Also, the V&A... More
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          "All of the rooms were nice in this bed and breakfast."
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          "We stayed in several different rooms. The Fantastic Rooms offer more space and are exceptionally lovely."
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          "We were in 4, 7, 9 and 10. All excellent. (4 and 5 on the second floor) Quiet at night, and guests are very..."
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