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

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Free 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 excellent Kensington Place Hotel is placed just minutes away from the beachfront. The building was renovated in 2006.

The property is located in Gardens district, 2.1 km from District Six Museum, Groote Kerk and St. George's Cathedral. Nestled in the mountain district and 3 km from the city center.

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

Rooms

This property offers 8 beautiful guestrooms complete with a minibar, a sitting area, climate control, satellite television and a private safe. Some rooms overlook the garden. Bathrooms are appointed with a bathtub, complimentary toiletries and a shower.

Eat & Drink

The restaurant menu features international dishes. The property is a 5-minute walk from the café Bombay Bicycle Club.

Services

Business guests will appreciate computers, a business centre and a copier available on site.

Relax

The on-site spa facilities include 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
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Free 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

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • 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. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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

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City Center
  • Cape Town
    1.5 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Cape Town
    1.7 mi
  • Woodstock
    2.5 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

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Rooms and availability

Kensington Place photos Room
Superior Double Room
Bed type: King-size bed
Size: 435 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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This spacious room includes a seating area.

Room facilities
    Kensington Place photos Room
    Standard Double Room
    Bed type: King-size bed
    Size: 435 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    This double room offers 1 large double bed.

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      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
      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

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      Kensington Place Location

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      What's nearby

      Tourist attractions

      • Lion's Head - 5000 ft
      • Grand Parade - 1.1 mi
      • Grand Parade Square - 1.1 mi
      • Cape Town Parliament - 1.1 mi

      Popular areas

      • Long Street - 1.0 mi

      Places of interest

      • De Waal Park - 2300 ft
      • Gardens Shopping Centre - 4300 ft
      • MyCiTi Station Gardens - 4600 ft
      • Lion's Head - 5000 ft
      • South African National Gallery - 1.0 mi
      • Table Mountain Cableway - 1.2 mi
      • Malay Quarter - 1.3 mi

      Monuments and Landmarks

      • Parliament - 1.1 mi

      Museums

      • The South African Museum and planetarium - 5000 ft
      • South African Jewish Museum - 5000 ft
      • South African Museum And Planetarium - 5000 ft
      • District Six Museum - 1.3 mi
      • Boo-Kaap Museum - 1.3 mi
      • Bo-Kaap Museum - 1.4 mi

      Parks

      • Table Mountain - 4000 ft
      • The Company's Garden - 1.1 mi
      • Company's Gardens - 1.1 mi
      • The Company Gardens - 1.2 mi
      • Table Mountain - 1.3 mi

      Theaters

      • Labia Theatre - 4000 ft
      • Fugard Theatre - 1.4 mi

      Public parking

      • Mediclinic Cape Town - 2000 ft
      • Christiaan Barnard Hospital - 1.4 mi

      Local attractions

      • Table Mountain - 1.1 mi
        Cape Town Central 7848South Africa
      • Table Mountain National Park - 1.1 mi
        Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
      • District Six Museum - 1.3 mi
        25A Buitenkant Street, Cape Town Central
      • Iziko South African National Gallery - 1.0 mi
        Government Ave., Cape Town Central
      • St. George's Cathedral - 1.3 mi
        5 Wale Street, Cape Town Central

      Near the hotel

      • Lion's Head - 3700 ft
        Cape Town CentralSouth Africa

        Restaurants nearby

        • Bombay Bicycle Club - 1200 ft

          Address: 158 Kloof Street
          Phone: 021 423 6805

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

        • Manna Epicure - 2000 ft

          Address: 151 Kloof St

          84% likes this, based on 57 reviews

        • Dinkel - 2100 ft

          Address: 91 Kloof Nek Rd
          Phone: 021 424 3217

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

        • Cafe Paradiso - 1800 ft

          Address: 110 Kloof St
          Phone: 0214238653

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

        • Caffe Milano Pasticceria & Bar - 2000 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

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        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
          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