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Company's Gardens

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

After researching this place prior to our visit, we were a little disappointed due (a) service - the 'front of house' man (white) who greeted us was less than enthusiastic, and (b) the food was very ordinary. The other staff (black) were really quite good.We...More

Thank aussietraveller027
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Company's Gardens is a true treasure of Cape Town. Set within the city fringes it is a convenient place to wander en route into the city or as a welcome distraction to enjoy some quite time to reflect. There is a great cafe with...More

Thank Brad F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Historic park in the centre, nice to sit down and get some sun. Go and see the famous pear tree and the historic garden shed being the presidential house nowadays.

Thank Michal J
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can enjoy the view and atmosphere of different kinds of trees, plants and, more interestingly, of cool animals!

Thank Massimiliano G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an interesting place to visit. Bounded by the Houses of Parliament , South African Museum , War Memorials and well laid out gardens and trees , this is a must visitor destination

Thank stleonard64
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited companies gardens mid afternoon, very pleasant reasonably well kept, slightly concerned of the amount of druggies in the gardens sleeping and or doing drugs.. However nice to feed the ducks and squirrels...

Thank dcummi193995
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While visiting Company's Gardens, we decided to find a place to enjoy lunch. Approaching the Company's Garden Restaurant, even the notices at the entrance shouted "this is a coffee and cake " place. My better half coerced me in and I was delighted to find...More

Thank CraigvE
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A real piece of history. A few hundred yards long and right in the centre of town and surrounded by interesting places such as the Natural History Museum and the Cathedral. The most interesting aspect was the area of vegetable beds which, in the early...More

Thank OLDGIT71
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always encourage visitors to stroll through the gardens, view the architecture and experience a cool oasis in the city from the hustle and bustle.

Thank Cape_Insights
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an oasis of calm close to the City Centre. Also home to many museums and government buildings. Well worth a visit.

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Claudia K
30 November 2016|
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Response from MariusB1604 | 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.