Kensington Place - Cape Town

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

Kensington Place Hotel is a 5-star comfortable property offering a rooftop terrace, an outdoor swimming pool and a library. The building was renovated in 2006.

A short walk will take you to South African National Gallery in 20 minutes. The city center lies within 3 km from the venue.

The hotel is situated near a church, a cathedral and a gallery.

The venue is notable for the convenient location within a 25-minute drive to Cape Town International airport.

Rooms

There are 8 beautiful rooms at Kensington Place Hotel feature an in-room safe, a minibar, climate control, television and a dressing room. The rooms have a view over the garden. They offer bathrooms fitted with a shower, a hairdryer and complimentary toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Guests can share a meal in Bombay Bicycle Club and Cafe Paradiso, located about 400 meters away.

Services

Car and bicycle rental services are available on site.

Relax

The property indulges guests with a spa lounge and a Jacuzzi as well as a gym and a fitness center.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

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
  • 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
  • Free breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach towels
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Spa lounge
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Library

Room facilities

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

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ 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 / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

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 - 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
    2.4 km
Airports
  • Cape Town International (CPT)
    18.6 km
Train Stations
  • Cape Town
    2.7 km
  • Woodstock
    4.1 km
Underground stations
  • Metropolitan Golf Club
    4.3 km
Restaurants
  • Bombay Bicycle Club (cuisine: Eclectic)
    350 m
  • Cafe Paradiso
    510 m
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:

    40 m²

  • 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
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • 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:

    40 m²

  • 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
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • 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 Head1.5 km
  • Grand Parade1.8 km
  • Cape Town Parliament1.8 km
  • Grand Parade Square1.8 km

Popular areas

  • Long Street1.6 km

Places of interest

  • De Waal Park700 m
  • Gardens Shopping Centre1.3 km
  • MyCiTi Station Gardens1.4 km
  • Lion's Head1.5 km
  • South African National Gallery1.6 km
  • Table Mountain Cableway1.9 km
  • Malay Quarter2.1 km

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Parliament1.8 km
  • Greenmarket Square2.3 km

Museums

  • South African Jewish Museum1.5 km
  • South African Museum And Planetarium1.5 km
  • The South African Museum and planetarium1.5 km
  • Bo-Kaap Museum2.1 km
  • District Six Museum2.1 km
  • Boo-Kaap Museum2.1 km

Parks

  • Table Mountain1.2 km
  • The Company's Garden1.8 km
  • Company's Gardens1.8 km
  • The Company Gardens1.9 km
  • Table Mountain2.1 km

Theaters

  • Labia Theatre1.2 km
  • Fugard Theatre2.2 km

Public parking

  • Mediclinic Cape Town600 m
  • Christiaan Barnard Hospital2.3 km

Local attractions

  • South African Jewish Museum1.5 km
    88 Hatfield Street Gardens
  • Lion\'s Head1.6 km
    Signal Hill Road
  • Iziko South African National Gallery1.6 km
    Government Avenue Company's Garden
  • Iziko South African Museum and Planetarium1.5 km
    Between Government Avenue and Queen Victoria Street
  • Table Mountain2.0 km
    Table Mountain National Park, Tafelberg Rd, Gardens,

Near the hotel

  • Great Synagogue1.3 km
    88 Hatfield St.
  • City Hall1.4 km
    Darling Street
  • Simon Shone Jeweler1.4 km
    Cape Quarter Mall

Restaurants nearby

  • Bombay Bicycle Club350 m

    Address: 158 Kloof Street
    Phone: 021 423 6805

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

  • Manna Epicure580 m

    Address: 151 Kloof St

    84% likes this, based on 57 reviews

  • Dinkel610 m

    Address: 91 Kloof Nek Rd
    Phone: 021 424 3217

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

  • Cafe Paradiso510 m

    Address: 110 Kloof St
    Phone: 0214238653

    75% likes this, based on 195 reviews
    Price Range: ZAR 93 - ZAR 186

  • Caffe Milano Pasticceria & Bar570 m

    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
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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 - 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
      2.4 km
    Airports
    • Cape Town International (CPT)
      18.6 km
    Train Stations
    • Cape Town
      2.7 km
    • Woodstock
      4.1 km
    Underground stations
    • Metropolitan Golf Club
      4.3 km
    Restaurants
    • Bombay Bicycle Club (cuisine: Eclectic)
      350 m
    • Cafe Paradiso
      510 m
    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