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Hotel Description

At Derwent House you'll be within just a 5-minute stroll of Kloof Street and within 20 minutes of Long Street. Highlights at this Victorian guest house include an outdoor swimming pool and a bar/lounge.

All 10 individually decorated rooms feature TVs with satellite channels, and you can enjoy DVD players, espresso makers, and free bottled water. Pillow menus welcome you to a good night's rest, and other nice touches include bathrobes and slippers. Room service, safes, and hair dryers are also available.

This business-friendly guest house offers free WiFi in public areas, concierge services, and a 24-hour front desk. Other amenities include coffee/tea in a common area and laundry facilities. Continental breakfast is available daily between 8 AM and 10 AM. There's also the convenience of an airport shuttle.

With a stay at this 4-star Cape Town City Centre guest house, you'll be 3.7 km (2.3 mi) from Camps Bay Beach and 4.2 km (2.6 mi) from Clifton Bay Beach.

Apartment, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Kitchen, City View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$196* Per night/room 26 Oct. - 27 Oct.

Beautiful Twin Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Double Room, Terrace

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Designer Studio Apartment Self-catering

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Double Room, Pool View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Suite, 1 Bedroom, Terrace, Mountain View

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Property Features

As a guest of Derwent House, you'll find an outdoor pool, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. The business-friendly Derwent House also features multilingual staff, a garden, and coffee/tea in a common area. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Cape Town guesthouse.

  • 1 building
  • 10 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Built in 1932
  • Bar or lounge
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Computer for guest use
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Smoking in designated areas

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Transport

  • Airport: Cape Town Intl. Airport (CPT) (20.6 km / 12.8 mi)
  • Train station: Cape Town Station (2.9 km / 1.8 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle

Room Amenities

Derwent House offers 10 air-conditioned accommodations with DVD players and espresso makers. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. A pillow menu is available. Satellite television is provided. Bathrooms include bathrobes, slippers, designer toiletries, and complimentary toiletries. Business-friendly amenities include desks and safes. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and hair dryers. Hypo-allergenic bedding and irons/ironing boards can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room dining
  • Television
  • Satellite channels
  • DVD player
  • Espresso maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow options
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy continental breakfast daily from 8 AM to 10 AM.

Room service is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the guesthouse include an outdoor pool.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 15
  • Check-in time ends at anytime

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 12 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 12 are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. No onsite parking is available. Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No lifts
  • Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Security system
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • gap period enforced between guest stays 48 hours
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: ZAR 125 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 330 per room (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: ZAR 0

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Derwent Cape Town
  • Derwent House
  • Derwent House Cape Town
  • Derwent Hotel Boutique
  • Derwent House Boutique Hotel Cape Town, South Africa
  • Derwent House Boutique Hotel Cape Town South Africa
  • Derwent House Guesthouse Cape Town
  • Derwent House Guesthouse
  • Derwent House Cape Town
  • Derwent House Guesthouse
  • Derwent House Guesthouse Cape Town

You should know

  • Derwent House offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.
  • Children 12 years old and younger aren't allowed at this property.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.

National Rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.

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