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This massive granite staircase memorializes diamond mogul and British imperialist Cecil Rhodes.
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Rhodes Ave | Devil's Peak, Cape Town Central 7700, South Africa
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Enjoy a lovely walk or tea at the restaurant. Beautiful views of Cape Town abound.There are also lovely walking and mountain biking trails.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Chantyld
Reviewed 6 October 2017

This monument was part of our city walking tour and company gardens tour. Our guide told us the history of Rhodes which was very interesting in relation to the history of South African people.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank 2fridad
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Since the awful outcry and protests again Cecil Rhodes forced his statue to be removed, things are not quite the same...but I love the peace and tranquility of this place, which is very near the M3 main road into Cape Town from Constantia, but one...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Jane W
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Prime location, historic importance - well worth a visit. Lots of steps and monuments (pity about the damaged nose)

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank 300413mmvt
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Great Spot to to go look at some of the Country's History. There are some placed to eat. Very sad to see the damage done to the memorial by protested.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank 112tiaanl
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Easy hiking, history, great views of the city and a pretty decent eatery with a children's play area. Almost the perfect in/but out of city break...plenty of hiking of various grades and I am sure some mountain biking action to be had. The eatery at...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

A friend who knows Cape Town well took me to this site. It has amazing views of the city. It is a good history lesson in one of the more prominent developers of Cape Town. However, what I learned is that Mr. Rhodes had a...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank GolfGuy777
Reviewed 8 August 2017

As the title states, it's got a great view of the city and because of that, it's really popular for photoshoots, for wedding photos, models, all kinds of things. There is no cafe or anything up there, just a quick uphill walk or drive to...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank AATOlive
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Stunning today be here and enjoy everything about the area,please looks after our beautiful history,beautiful Cape

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank coen_12
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Worth a visit to see the huge memorial to Cecil John Rhodes. A great view of the city & surrounds also makes for a scenic spot to visit.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Rida B
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