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Overview
19 Carstens Street Tamboerskloof, Cape Town Central 8001 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Outdoor pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took three rooms in An African Villa and from walking through the door from the quiet leafy street, the quality of the house is immediately apparent. It's a boutique B&B and some. Hotel like space abounds inside and out with decorations subtly conveying that...More

Thank CurtisG
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at An African Villa around September 20 for three nights. The villa is very comfortable with large well appointed rooms. The breakfast is plentiful and delicious. The Villa is situated in the suburbs of Cape Town and only a short Uber trip to...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2018

My husband and I stayed at An African Villa for 4 nights before we left on the Garden Route, and 1 night when we returned. I highly recommend this Guest House. The décor immediately gets you in a South African mood, and the employees are...More

Thank Kathryn S
Reviewed 18 September 2018

What a wonderful find this place was. We stayed four nights and felt like we got a glimpse into the real Cape Town. Excellent room, great restaurants nearby, a view of Table Mountain, even a packed breakfast for an early morning tour. Louis, the manager,...More

Thank Max T
Reviewed 14 September 2018

This B and B is located in a nice neighborhood with decent rooms. However it is not within walkable distance to centre city, Need a taxi or Uber to go anywhere. We were a large group of ten with a few elderly people. No one...More

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Response from africanvilla16, Owner at An African VillaResponded 2 October 2018

Dear Passenger304334 It saddens me deeply that your group had a disappointing time with us. I realize we can’t be everything to everybody, but we learned from this experience that the dynamics with a big group wanting maximum flexibility are more challenging than dealing with...More

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About
Description
The Villa comprises two houses which form part of a Victorian terrace dating from 1892. These double stories have been joined and so the inside spaces are very spacious. “It's like walking into a tardis” More someone has written on Tripadvisor! The hotel is owner managed. Location is vital when choosing a vacation venue and the Villa is within an easy walk of most tourist attractions while some, (like the fabulous beaches) are a short taxi ride away. There is a small plunge pool in a peaceful courtyard where a very full breakfast is served in summer. (In winter we serve in a sociable dining room with an eco-friendly fire blazing). Your hosts will happily arrange car rental, restaurant bookings, tours etc if required. Complimentary Wi-Fi access is available in all rooms. A staff member is on duty throughout the night to offer complimentary port and sherry and there is also an honesty bar available. Parking is on street at no charge (with street guard) - though most manage without a car. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
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Luxury
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Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Luxury
,
Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Price range
US$138 - US$184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
An African Villa Hotel Cape Town Central
,
An African Hotel
,
An African Cape Town
,
An African Villa Cape Town, South Africa
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Luxury
,
Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Price range
US$138 - US$184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
An African Villa Hotel Cape Town Central
,
An African Hotel
,
An African Cape Town
,
An African Villa Cape Town, South Africa
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
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Traveller (338)
Room & Suite (259)
Dining (61)
Pool & Beach (19)
Family and Play Areas (7)
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FloridaEmptynest
23 January 2018|
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Response from Torte_Sue | Reviewed this property |
The rooms all have private bathrooms. Very nice place!
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ronnie63_11
10 December 2017|
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Response from Steve17096 | Reviewed this property |
Agree with above—just email hotel if you need more specifics.
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VascoHoskins
2 February 2017|
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Response from africanvilla16 | Property representative |
Hello, thanks for your interest in An African Villa. Much as we love little ones, we are not able to accept children under 12 years as guests. The building is unsuited and other guests are too inconvenienced by the... More
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Room Tips
"If available, room at the back with a view of Table Mountain."
MaxT578
18 Sep 2018
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"We stayed in the room over the reception. it was quiet and had a nice balcony that I enjoyed my coffee on..."
virginiah8
1 Sep 2018
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"The Hotel is located near to Table Mountain and 10mins drive from he Waterfront."
71dianeh
24 Feb 2018
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"Ask for Room C-4"
REEF_Surfer_8
8 Dec 2017
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