Kensington Place

Found in Higgovale, one of Cape Town's pretty suburbs, Kensington Place offers a chic contemporary retreat in close proximity to all of the Mother City's many attractions. Take a cable car to the top of ancient Table Mountain, and experience one of Cape Town's best views, or explore the rich history of the Rainbow Nation with a trip to Robben Island; the former prison of Nelson Mandela.

Guests can relax in modern comfort and enjoy a range of excellent facilities and a strong sense of service. Wander in the tranquillity of the hotel's gardens and take a cooling dip in the pool, or admire the view of Cape Town's harbour from the private terraces of each room. The intimate Kensington holds only 7 suites and 1 standard room, all of which are uniquely decorated and provide a number of modern facilities; guests can expect a Queen size bed in the standard room and kings in the suites. All room types possess a minibar, air conditioning, underfloor heating for cooler months, terraces with stunning views, safes, satellite television and more besides.

Meals are delicious with locally sourced ingredients used to create delectable breakfasts, lunches and dinners. Guests can also enjoy fabulous dining in the city itself, with the V&A Waterfront a bustling hive of restaurants and shops waiting to be explored.

How to get to Kensington Place

A 20 minute drive from Cape Town International Airport.

Activities at Kensington Place

Exploring all that Cape Town has to offer, including the beaches of Camp's Bay and Cliffton, the penguins at Boulder Beach, the V&A Waterfront, the Sunset Strip and Table Mountain.

Kensington Place Reviews

Read what our previous clients thought of Kensington Place

Client Score: 4.5 out of 5 based on 2 reviews 4.5 Showing 1 - 2 of 2 reviews
Kensington Place

Kamal Hussain & Naila Anwar

5

Wonderfull small boutique hotel on the shadow of Cape mountain with excellent service and could not do enough for us. Like a home away from home. The breakfast was also nice.

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Kensington Place

Mimi Pollard & David Bagley

4

This is a nice boutique hotel within a 10-15 minute walk to an array of restaurants. Also well situated for visiting table mountain. The room was very comfortable.

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