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Rhodes Memorial

3 Off the M, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 21 689 9151
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This massive granite staircase memorializes diamond mogul and British imperialist Cecil Rhodes.
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good53%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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3 Off the M, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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+27 21 689 9151
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Reviewed 27 April 2017

A well known venue for weddings, outings and picnics. The views are excellent as it stretches from the Indian Ocean to the Atlantic Ocean and one can see as far as the Hottentot Holland Mountains mountain. This site has good history behind it with beautiful...More

Thank burgerjp
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Rhodes memorial not only offers a close look at some beautiful architecture but also has a lovely little restaurant just behind it. The food is good. The view of Cape Town City is fantastic and there's even hiking trails for the adventurous. Definitely one of...More

Thank johnE5295KI
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The only reason why you should visit the Rhodes memorial is to sit down and enjoy good, wholesome food at the restaurant after climbing the steps and taking photographs of the great explorer. The views are great, the food is excellent and well priced, and...More

Thank Amarok2
Reviewed 9 April 2017

This historical monument to Cecil Rhodes has stood the test of time if not the favor of most South Africans. His impact on South Africa was immense. The view towards Table Bay is striking and perhaps worth the visit alone. British history buffs might find...More

Thank WRHOTEN
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Rhodes Memorial good from history point of view. Security is an issue please be vigilant when visiting rather go in groups please

Thank sip680925
Reviewed 7 April 2017

The food is good and the service is brisk. The setting is what makes this restaurant so attractive and a good place to start for some walks on the slope of Table mountain.

Thank johnhW4953CL
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We really enjoyed the beautiful view. Well built monument sadly vandalized. Rhodes was not liked by all but he did a lot of good and is part of our history. Still a place used by many people and a tranquil spot.

Thank heineraudrey
Reviewed 16 March 2017

The monument is large and has a great view of the north, east and south of Cape Town. See the original wooden bench, Cecil Rhodes sat on while surveying his land holdings. There's a copper bust of him in the memorial but the nose has...More

Thank Andrew A
Reviewed 3 March 2017

It was certainly worthwhile driving upto Rhodes Memorial, so peaceful and quiet. The restaurant setting is divine together with great food and excellent service. Throughly recommendable.

Thank cindyjones19
Reviewed 23 February 2017

It was easy drive from the main road M3 towards this amazing site. Its a memorial for Cecil John Rhodes. His face statue has been vandalized a bit but it is still a grand site to see. Built from large granite it will be there...More

Thank Redah02
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