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Reviewed 29 May 2016

Our family of six managed to get a booking at Kensington Villa for the Christmas season. We occupied both rooms and were very satisfied and impressed with the attention to detaille from our hostess, Synnøve. She made us feel welcome, even showing our little ones the ginger bread house she was baking, while we unpacked our vehicle. Our kids thoroughly...

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Havana, Cuba
Reviewed 26 October 2015

This guesthouse is wonderful, quiet yet still very close to restaurants, shops etc. The hostess Synnøve Skjelten is very service minded and welcomming, and she knows litteraly everything there is to know about Cape Town and the surrounding areas! Me and my family highly reccomend this wonderful guesthouse!

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 26 February 2014

We stayed there for 5 nights and it was perfectly located for going to Cape Town CBD, nearby beaches as well as Stellenbosh and Franschhoek. The rooms were airy, clean and spacious and the little kitchenette was perfect for our needs. The owner of the place went over and above with the service and even provided us with a camp...

2Thank jeffersnadine
Reviewed 19 February 2014

Had 6 nights stay in the pool room at the beginning of our holiday to SA & then came back for another 2 nights at the end of our 3 week stay. So happy to have found this accommodation....only a short walk to great restaurants on Kloof street & short drive to the V&A Waterfront, beaches, table mountain etc etc...

2Thank DiverseTravellers
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 24 October 2013

We stayed a week at this beautiful little B&B in September 2013.Our hosts were very helpful and friendly and could not do enough for us. We had the mountain view room which was ideal as it had a little kitchenette that we could use for coffee and breakfast etc.Also had a great view up Table Mountain and the cable car....

2Thank HaPa2011
Mandal, Norway
Reviewed 12 November 2012

My wife, two children and I had a lovely time at Kensington Villa. We stayed at the Mountain View Suite which has two separate bedrooms - perfect for a family of four. It also has a fully equipped kitchenette which can come in handy if you want to stay in one night and hang out at the private balcony or...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Kitchenette
  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled beneath the majestic Table Mountain, this boutique guesthouse is the perfect fusion of serene tranquility and cosmopolitan vibe. You can lounge by the sparkling pool or enjoy a glass of wine in the privacy of a tropical garden. Just around the corner is the fashionable Kloof Street. Kensington Villa is within comfortable walking distance to the city centre and 10 minutes drive to the beach. Kensington Villa offers modern and comfortable suites. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kensington Villa

Address: 5 Kensington Crescent | Higgovale, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central > City Bowl
Price Range: $100 - $178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
Kensington Villa Cape Town, South Africa
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“The upstairs unit has a beautiful view of table mountain”
  • Mountain view
 of 5 bubbles jeffersnadine, 25 Feb 2014 | Read review
“Mountain View room has a Kitchenette and would be ideal for a small family”
  • View From the Room
 of 5 bubbles HaPa2011, 23 Oct 2013 | Read review
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