Kensington Place

Nestled in the leafy suburb of Higgovale, Kensington Place is an intimate boutique hotel in Cape Town.

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The wonderful, elegant Kensington Palace is located in a stunning area on the slopes of the Table Mountain in the leafy suburb of Higgovale.

Description, Services & Facilities

The wonderful, elegant Kensington Place is located in a stunning area on the slopes of the Table Mountain in the leafy suburb of Higgovale. This beautiful boutique hotel has only eight suites – and every single one provides guests terrace views of the lively city, harbour and breathtaking surrounding mountains. The Kensington Place Hotel, South Africa is surrounded by an intimate pool and lush, quiet, intricately crafted gardens – to ensure that your stay nothing but heavenly. Inside the hotel, there are stylish designs with gracious South African touches. The Kensington Place is only a 20 minute drive from Cape Town International Airport – making it a convenient place to stay. The main waterfront is only ten minutes by car or taxi, which is where you can find the tranquil, relaxing beaches. The famous Kloof Street is only a two minute drive away – or you can walk there in under ten minutes.

Dining:

  • Bar
  • Dining room
  • Lounge with a cosy fireplace
  • Outdoor dining and lounging facilities 

  • Facilities and services:

  • Small lunge pool
  • Stunning gardens
  • Beach bags and towels


  • Off-street parking
  • 24-hour reception area
  • 24-hour security
  • Complimentary broadband and WIFI Internet access
  • DVD and music library
  • Complimentary gym membership during your entire stay 

  • Nearby:
  • Long Street with Cape's architecture, antique shops and second-hand bookstalls
  • Greenmarket Square: Here there is an open-air market for variety of African memorabilia.
  • Church Street: where you will find The Church Street Antique Market open every day until 1pm.
  • Table Mountain: You can take the new Swiss-designed cable car to the summit of Table Mountain.
  • Cape Point, where you can drive around the peninsulas from Sea point, through Clifton, Camps Bay, Hout Bay and on to Cape Point.
  • Aquarium: Here you will find a variety of sea life and penguins.
  • Robben Island: The world-famous Robben Island that once housed Nelson Mandela in its maximum-security prison for years is now open for tours.
  • Horse Riding: Noordhoek Beach is a long stretch of striking white sand, which is perfect for horse riding.
  • Whale Watching (Seasonal): Take a drive along the coast to Hermanus to see the whales.
  • Hotel Location

    Rooms

    Standard Room

    Amenities:

  • A custom-made bath
  • Shower over the bath
  • An LCD clock so you can get up bright and early to enjoy the sights
  • A 32 Inch LCD TV with hundreds of channels to choose from
  • A DVD player in every room
  • An Ipod docking system
  • Air conditioning that is in-room controlled
  • An electronic safe for your personal valuables
  • A cordless telephone
  • A beautiful, spacious terrace with table and chairs
  • Cotton linen
  • Complimentary dressing gowns for the comfort of every guest
  • A Mini Bar with mineral water and Champagne
  • Molton Brown toiletries
  • Some suites also include a laptop with complimentary Internet and Skype access, a gas fireplace and a terrace with relaxing sun loungers
  • Superior Room

    Amenities:

  • A custom-made bath
  • Shower over the bath
  • An LCD clock so you can get up bright and early to enjoy the sights
  • A 32 Inch LCD TV with hundreds of channels to choose from
  • A DVD player in every room
  • An Ipod docking system
  • Air conditioning that is in-room controlled
  • An electronic safe for your personal valuables
  • A cordless telephone
  • A beautiful, spacious terrace with table and chairs
  • Cotton linen
  • Complimentary dressing gowns for the comfort of every guest
  • A Mini Bar with mineral water and Champagne
  • Molton Brown toiletries
  • Some suites also include a laptop with complimentary Internet and Skype access, a gas fireplace and a terrace with relaxing sun loungers
  • Let us plan your perfect trip to Cape Town, call 0203 131 8384 to speak to one of our experts

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