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The Walden House

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This place has it all. The great location, between downtown and Table Mountain cable car lower station. Beautiful villa. Excellent location also for people who will be boarding a cruise ship later. At upper floor you will have a nice view of the mountains and downtown from a balcony, accessible from a common corridor. The Honeymoon suite has a door...

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Ancaster, Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It is hard not to use superlatives when rating this place. The Walden House has it all. The great location, about half way between downtown and Table Mountain cable car lower station. If you choose the upper floor you will have a nice view of the mountain and downtown from a balcony which is accessible from the common area. The...

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything in the room and in the property was very cured. The staff very friendly and helpful. The breakfast abundant. Best poached eggs ever. The view is amazing from the balcony and the location is excellent, but you need a car or a taxi to move around. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked the honeymoon suite and when we arrived they gave us a little room. When we complained about it, they gave us a better room, but still wasn´t the honeymoon. They offered to pay for an excursion and to give us the honeymoon suite on our last night. It's a pity because it's a beautiful hotel and the honeymoon...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walden House exceeded our expectations! Great locations, good views, spacious clean rooms, yummy breakfast and very friendly staff. Everyone was welcoming and helpful! The neighborhood is very safe and at a walking distance to all the restaurants on Kloof Street

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Stroud, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely Guesthouse in a great location. Hugely comfortable with large airy rooms very well equipped.There is a lovely quiet garden small but quite beautiful. The pool is small but clean and there are fresh towels always available. Very comfortable loungers. No restaurant (breakfast is served and a very high quality) but a number of excellent restaurants within 5 minutes...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a stunning property in a great location for all Cape Town has to offer. The views of Table Mountain from the honeymoon suite are stunning. Long Street and Kloof Street are a short walk away and the staff are always on hand to help you with the best way of getting to places and stopped us having to...

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South Benfleet
Reviewed 6 April 2017

A beautiful house in a beautiful setting. The garden suite we stayed in was a true delight. The staff where always friendly and nothing was too much trouble. Would we recommend The Walden House. Without a doubt. Peter and Jean Bundock

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Petersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 April 2017

If memory serves me correctly, we first discovered The Walden House in 2007, on what was then our third visit to South Africa. We have been back a further five times since, with this guest house consistently being our #1 choice of accommodation when in Cape Town. The guest house is ideally located in a residential road in Tamboerskloof, a...

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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Lovely guest house in a terrific location close to restaurants. Rooms are lovely and bathrooms were very large. Staff were particularly helpful (storing luggage while we went on safari) and breakfast was good too.

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled against the backdrop of majestic Table Mountain lies one of the Cape's finest guest houses - The Walden House.To some it is a luxurious retreat from which to explore the beauty of the Cape Peninsula. It is situated only five minutes from Cape Town's finest beaches, Table Mountain and the V&A Waterfront.There are seven en-suite rooms. Each suite is furnished in a different style, creating a delightful ambience for every taste.At The Walden House, luxury is achieved through attention to details, complete comfort and courteous, unobtrusive service.We offer:Wireless internet access, secure parking, 24h security, airport transfer, private tours, air conditioning, full breakfast included ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Walden House

Address: 5 Burnside Road | Tamboerskloof, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central > City Bowl , Tamboerskloof
Price Range: $144 - $252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Walden House 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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Walden House Hotel Cape Town Central
The Walden House Cape Town, South Africa
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“Double check that they are giving you the room you booked”
gonzaloj980, 8 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for the ground floor room which leads onto the verandah!”
mucklowrjo, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Probably on the first floor with balconies”
JJN29, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a garden room”
899stevew, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms 2 & 4 had Twin showers, room 3 did not - all three rooms were perfectly situated and well appointed.”
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