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An African Villa

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  • Average1%
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“b b”(91 reviews)
“platinum room”(21 reviews)
“discovery tours”(18 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Private Balcony
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Excellent hotel as a base in Cape Town when we first arrived from London. Cindy took the time to show us around the beautiful house (actually three joined together!) and gave us all the info we needed to explore the city. She could not have...More

Thank Emily H
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

The hotel is very well situated for the vaccation in Cape Town. It’s a really nice hotel with an excellent staff that kindly helps the guests with everything. The breakfast is the best part and gives you a good start for the day ahead of...More

Thank Mats W
Reviewed 31 October 2017

An African Villa was our starting point to our South Africa trip, and we really enjoyed our stay there. The neighborhood is nice and feels safe, and you can walk down to Long Street during the day. Keith and all the staff were extremely welcoming...More

Thank stimela
Reviewed 23 October 2017

The Villa is a lovely inn located in a quieter residential neighborhood between downtown and Table Mountain. Three older homes were completely renovated to create this facility that is beautifully decorated and completely modern, yet retains much charm in a home-like atmosphere, The spacious platinum...More

1  Thank Steve17096
Reviewed 22 October 2017

This Villa was the first stop on our short trip to the Cape. We arrived early evening by taxi after two long flights with Emirates via Dubai and were tired, but upon entering the villa, it was exciting to see a very African theme ....More

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Travellers' Choice
2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
USD 156 - USD 216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#6 Best Value Hotel in Cape Town Central
#9 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#30 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 156 - USD 216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#6 Best Value Hotel in Cape Town Central
#9 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#30 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room & Suite (255)
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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
3 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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