Kensington Place Hotel - Cape Town

38 Kensington Crescent, Cape Town, South Africa, 8001  show map
 5 stars
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Kensington Place Hotel - Cape Town

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Private dining services

Snack bar

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Editorial review:

This top boutique hotel is tucked away in Higgovale and has eight large and elegant rooms, all of which have balconies and attractive bathrooms. Amenities include free internet access, fresh fruit and flowers, a tiny pool, and impeccable service.

Overview

The elegant 5-star Kensington Place Hotel is a great place to stay in Cape Town. The building was renovated in 2006.

The hotel has tranquil location in a suburb area near highway and close to Long Street, St. George's Cathedral and Iziko South African Museum and Planetarium. The city center is 3 km away from the hotel.

A church, a gallery and a cathedral are set within walking distance.

Cape Town International airport can be reached in 20 minutes by car from Kensington Place Hotel.

Rooms

The property comprises 8 beautiful rooms equipped with an in-room safe, a dressing area, climate control, a minibar and television. Some rooms have the garden view. The rooms feature a contemporary interior.

Eat & Drink

The restaurant serves international dishes. The café Bombay Bicycle Club is just about 5 minutes’ walk from the property.

Services

Business facilities include computers, a business center and a copier to suit the needs of business travelers.

Relax

Guests can benefit from a rooftop terrace, a patio and an outdoor swimming pool and relax using a spa lounge and a plunge pool.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of rooms:   8.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Fireplace

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Private dining services

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach towels
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Spa lounge
  • Reflex massage
  • Library

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Kensington Place Hotel - Cape Town Cape Town location
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Hotel Address:

38 Kensington Crescent, Cape Town, South Africa, 8001

Get directions
City Center
  • Cape Town
    1.5 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Cape Town
    1.7 mi
  • Woodstock
    2.5 mi
Underground stations
  • Metropolitan Golf Club
    2.7 mi
Restaurants
  • Bombay Bicycle Club (cuisine: Eclectic)
    1200 ft
  • Cafe Paradiso
    1800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of rooms:
    8

Hotel Awards

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According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
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Rooms and availability

Kensington Place photos Room
Superior Double Room
  • Room size:

    435 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Patio
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Extra long beds
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • DVD player
  • CD player
Room Description:

This spacious room includes a seating area.

Kensington Place photos Room
Standard Double Room
  • Room size:

    435 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • DVD player
  • CD player
Room Description:

This double room offers 1 large double bed.

Kensington Place Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Lion's Head5000 ft
  • Grand Parade1.1 mi
  • Cape Town Parliament1.1 mi
  • Grand Parade Square1.1 mi

Popular areas

  • Long Street1.0 mi

Places of interest

  • De Waal Park2300 ft
  • Gardens Shopping Centre4300 ft
  • MyCiTi Station Gardens4600 ft
  • Lion's Head5000 ft
  • South African National Gallery1.0 mi
  • Table Mountain Cableway1.2 mi
  • Malay Quarter1.3 mi

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Parliament1.1 mi
  • Greenmarket Square1.4 mi

Museums

  • The South African Museum and planetarium5000 ft
  • South African Museum And Planetarium5000 ft
  • South African Jewish Museum5000 ft
  • District Six Museum1.3 mi
  • Boo-Kaap Museum1.3 mi
  • Bo-Kaap Museum1.4 mi

Parks

  • Table Mountain4000 ft
  • Company's Gardens1.1 mi
  • The Company's Garden1.1 mi
  • The Company Gardens1.2 mi
  • Table Mountain1.3 mi

Theaters

  • Labia Theatre4000 ft
  • Fugard Theatre1.4 mi

Public parking

  • Mediclinic Cape Town2000 ft
  • Christiaan Barnard Hospital1.4 mi

Local attractions

  • Table Mountain1.1 mi
    Cape Town Central 7848South Africa
  • Table Mountain National Park1.1 mi
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
  • District Six Museum1.3 mi
    25A Buitenkant Street, Cape Town Central
  • Iziko South African National Gallery1.0 mi
    Government Ave., Cape Town Central
  • St. George's Cathedral1.3 mi
    5 Wale Street, Cape Town Central

Near the hotel

  • Lion's Head3700 ft
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa

    Restaurants nearby

    • Bombay Bicycle Club1200 ft

      Address: 158 Kloof Street
      Phone: 021 423 6805

      69% likes this, based on 164 reviews
      Cuisine: Eclectic

    • Manna Epicure2000 ft

      Address: 151 Kloof St

      84% likes this, based on 57 reviews

    • Dinkel2100 ft

      Address: 91 Kloof Nek Rd
      Phone: 021 424 3217

      62% likes this, based on 5 reviews
      Cuisine: German

    • Cafe Paradiso1800 ft

      Address: 110 Kloof St
      Phone: 0214238653

      75% likes this, based on 195 reviews
      Price Range: USD 8 - USD 16

    • Caffe Milano Pasticceria & Bar2000 ft

      Address: 153 Kloof Street

      62% likes this, based on 42 reviews

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2006
    • Number of rooms:
      8

    Hotel Awards

    South AfricanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedCape TownKensington Place

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Luxury Hotels in South Africa

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    Kensington Place Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Kensington Place

    Average guest rating

    9.6out of 10
    Exclusive
    Based on 36 reviews

    Rating by category:

    Value
    9.3
    Rooms
    9.9
    Service
    9.9
    Location
    9.2

    Guest reviews

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Kensington Place Hotel - Cape Town Cape Town location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      38 Kensington Crescent, Cape Town, South Africa, 8001

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Cape Town
        1.5 mi
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Cape Town
        1.7 mi
      • Woodstock
        2.5 mi
      Underground stations
      • Metropolitan Golf Club
        2.7 mi
      Restaurants
      • Bombay Bicycle Club (cuisine: Eclectic)
        1200 ft
      • Cafe Paradiso
        1800 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Year renovated:
        2006
      • Number of rooms:
        8

      Hotel Awards

      South AfricanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedCape TownKensington Place

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Best Luxury Hotels in South Africa

      Use Badge