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Company's Gardens

19 Queen Victoria Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 79 609 4700
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19 Queen Victoria Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 79 609 4700
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The Company Gardens is sheltered by the tall surrounding buildings which make it the ideal picnic place in most weather conditions. We usually settle near the coffee shop ( don't fancy the coffee shop refreshments - heartily welcome limited to tourist). Armed with camping chairs,...More

Thank Letitia M
Reviewed 1 week ago

When fully satisfied from indulging the a Mount Nelson afternoon tea a slow stroll through the gardens allows a gentle tranfer back to reality

Thank TwoBigOneGrowing
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a relaxing jewel in the heart of the city. Beautiful gardens, cool swings for children young and old, and a tea room with a lovely patio.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

These gardens have a history which goes all the way back to marooned Dutchmen who planted gardens here while awaiting rescue. Magnificent, stately trees and a broad central avenue upon which visitors can meander for HOURS! There's a huge statue of Cecil Rhodes on the...More

Thank sandia8
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a lovely place to have a walk the gardens are great and the building around a fantastic to look at.but beware of the killer squirrels and pigeons if you have some food they will be after it buy some nuts 5rand and feed them....More

Thank gjkuk
Reviewed 1 week ago

A green and quiet space away from the hustle and bustle of the City Center. Nice place for a leisurely walk, sitting on a bench, people watching. Parliament, National Library, SA Museum & Planetarium, Jewish Museum and National Gallery ring the Gardens. Some nice architecture...More

Thank xfooey
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cape Town might be in the grip of a drought, but the Company's Garden is an unbelievably green oasis at the moment. The squirrels are as cute and cheeky as always and at least two Egyptian geese had very small goslings that has already become...More

Thank JJBuirski
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A nice spot to stop and relax or visit the museums that are on both sides. The gardens are lovely and the little squirrels and ducks are lovely to watch.

Thank Lorraine A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots to do - stroll through the Company Gardens , Museum, Planetarium and lunch at Gardens Restaurant.

Thank Jeanette E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While in Cape Town, our guide took us on a walking tour of the company gardens and some of the government buildings. The gardens are filled with interesting trees and flowers as well as monuments of historical persons that left a lasting impact on the...More

Thank 2fridad
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Claudia K
30 November 2016|
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Response from Marius B | Reviewed this property |
The Park is in Central Cape Town and busy with people using it mainly for relaxation and walking or visiting the museums. As mentioned before, it is not very big and maybe not ideal for the purpose you want to use it for... More
Claudia K
30 November 2016|
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Response from Frans JC M | Reviewed this property |
Safe yes. Not very big though. You'd have to do laps 🍷
Joanna J
23 February 2015|
Response from Chanti_CT | Reviewed this property |
bit late but yes, wifi is slow to great depending on where you are in the country. Cape town no different from Europe.