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Blackheath Lodge

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
Reviewed 30 June 2012

I cannot imagine staying anywhere else in Cape Town. The location and the staff at the Blackheath Lodge are perfect in every way. Round-the-clock service, excellent restaurant recommendations and a quiet neighborhood perfectly situated. The added surprise was that this inn isa short walk away from a trailhead to Signal Hill and Lion's Head. My hike up Lion's Head was...

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Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 25 June 2012

We had such a nice stay at the Blackheath. Rooms are very comfortable and updated. Breakfast is to die for! Anthony helped us plan our stay in Cape Town... Highly Recommend!

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Taunus
Reviewed 22 June 2012

Anthony, first of all we are so sorry that we needed so long to write a review!! When we came back to Germany we start mooving to another house and now I'm looking the first time over our great pictures from Africa. The Blackheath Lodge is a gem in Cape Town. Its cozy furnished and the lovely details all over...

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2Thank VivaLaVida09
Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 15 June 2012

If you are looking for a very nice place to stay i Cape Town, you should really consider Blackheath Lodge. We stayed there for a week, used it as our base to discover Cape Town and the surroundings. Situated near beach and Waterfront, well kept, good rooms and beds. Excellent service, nothing is impossible. Quiet and safe area.

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Suffolk England
Reviewed 13 June 2012

This is a truly brilliant place to stay - relaxed, friendly and immacualtely maintained. The staff are so helpful and kind and make you feel really welcome. I have no hesitation in a major recommendation for anyone to stay here.

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Northern California
Reviewed 13 June 2012

My daughter and I stayed at the Blackheath Lodge and loved it! It was an amazing collection of vintage, chic, funky as well as charming. Antony and Jean-Claude were amazingly gracious hosts that welcomed us and helped us find all the things we were hoping to do. The kitchen staff were polite and made delicious breakfasts. There was a darling...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 9 June 2012

My husband and I spent a total of 6 nights at the Blackheath Lodge. The rooms are comfortable, clean, and breakfast is spectacular! Hosts and staff are great and always willing to help or offer advice. The Lodge is just a few blocks from the water and a beautiful walk along the seawall. As well, the location is convenient to...

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 June 2012

This was such a nice home from home feeling, it was sad to leave. Thank you to all the kind staff and the wonderful looking after.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 June 2012

Blackheath provides a home away from home. Comfortable spacious rooms and delicious breakfast every morning. The owners are delightful with great recommendations and always willing to help. However what made convinced me this is the place to stay is the fact they take care of the people who work for them. The donations to their fund are used to place...

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1Thank Raj H
Brisbane, QLD
Reviewed 6 June 2012

Blackheath Lodge is the gem of Capetown! It is perfectly positioned in a quiet street in Seapoint around 5 minutes by taxi (which they book for you) from the V&A waterfront. The rooms are spacious, comfortable, well appointed and beautifully furnished. The bed was comfy, the pillows soft and the room very private with its own big ensuite. We were...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Blackheath Lodge is a Victorian guest house situated below Signal Hill, a stone's throw from the city, Waterfront and well-known beaches. Stylish bedrooms, excellent personalized service and warm hospitality. Enjoy breakfast on the terrace overlooking the pool and garden. Come home to a sundowner after a busy day of sightseeing or power business dealings, safe in the knowledge that a quiet, comfortable night's sleep awaits you. Airport transfers. Credit Cards. Children 12+. TGCSA 4-Star Guest House. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blackheath Lodge

Address: 6 Blackheath Road | Sea Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: $156 - $344 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Blackheath Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Blackheath Hotel Cape Town Central
Blackheath Cape Town
Blackheath Lodge Cape Town, South Africa
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#1 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#2 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#3 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#3 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
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