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Capetown
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent 4 days there. On the next visit to Capetown we will stay at the Kingslyn Guest House again.The location is very good. You can walk in 10-15 minutes to the waterfront or to the city. The service is very good and the staff is friendly and helpful.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kingslyn make yourself fell at home...The accommodation is handled by the owners, that pays attention for every single detail.. Charming accommodation, walking distance from Waterfront and restaurants. The guesthouse arranges transportation and tours for the main attraction in town . The breakfast facilities and the quality of food is unforgettable..

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It has been written here before time and again, Rachel makes you really feel like home. No sign of a cold, impersonal hotel feeling, but genuine hospitality. Convenient parking next to the building, good Wi-Fi, excellent bed, roomy bath room, lovely front garden, what more could you wish for? Just, just maybe a fridge that is slightly less noisy!

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George, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 14 October 2016

A lovely place to stay in Capetown. Rachel was a perfect host, the room was wonderful and breakfast left nothing to desire. We felt very welcome and totaly at our ease. Waterfront was in walking distance. Thank you very much!

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Reviewed 17 September 2016

This B&B is in a pretty house in Green Point. Rooms are generous and nicely appointed. Breakfast is very good and the buffet mostly well-stocked, a challenge given the amount of space available. Also a nice seating area downstairs. Street noise was more than we had expected looking at the map. Also note that it is an old house, so... More 

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Capetown
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

This guest house really is top notch. A beautiful Victorian home decorated to a very high standard. Our room had the most comfortable and huge four poster bed and a stunning bathroom with a claw foot bath and large separate shower. The service we received from Rachel as the co owner was second to none. She was a fantastic host... More 

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Capetown
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Reviewed 6 August 2016

Very friendly reception by Rachel, who gave us a nice overvieuw of the possibikieties in Cape Town. Room pretty large bath facilities excellent. Cleaning very good, possibility to leave our Luggage and car after check-out much appreciated, because parking space is limited.

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Capetown
1 review
Reviewed 3 August 2016

My friend and I loved staying at Kingslyn. The owner Rachel was very helpful in recommending activities and looked after us well. The hotel was in a good location and was very comfortable and clean. Breakfast was absolutely delicious with many options to choose from. We will definitely we visiting again and recommending to others.

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Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Great Location ,very friendly host,friendly atmosphere,very clean and safe.short walk to VA waterfront.ideal for trip to cape town,host has excellent advice for tours.breakfast very rich..lavish.thanx

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Capetown
1 review
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Very very comfort Guesthouse with the friendliest Owner and Staff! I will make use of them any day when I visit Cape Town again! Every room is neat and clean. The bed is lovely and the layout is perfect! Me and my wife enjoyed the stay very much!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kingslyn Boutique Guesthouse, a luxury 4 star bed and breakfast in Cape Town, the Mother City of South Africa. Close to V&A Waterfront, CTICC (Cape Town International Convention Center) and the city itself. This Boutique Guesthouse is located in the suburb of Green point on the Atlantic Seaboard. No matter what your accommodation requirements - be it a family holiday, business travel or honeymoon stay - we at Kingslyn are sure your stay with us will be comfortable and memorable. The Guesthouse a gracious manor house from the turn of the 19th century offers you the charm, elegance and glamour of days gone by. Combined with the highest standard of modern luxury and hospitality. We purchased Kingslyn in 2009 where we undertook to completely renovate and refurbish this beautiful building making certain to keep its elegant charm but ensuring it was kept up to date with the highest standards of modern luxury and hospitality. The combination of South African and British ownership and management has ensured our guests get the best of local knowledge and hospitality with the added benefit of European innovation and professionalism. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kingslyn Guesthouse

Address: 8 Hill Road | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: ₹ 5,591 - ₹ 8,523 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kingslyn Guesthouse 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“We loved our suite, room number 1”
 of 5 bubbles Lucakanzi, 23 May 2016 | Read review
“We really liked room nr 4”
 of 5 bubbles jandrerob, 16 May 2016 | Read review
“Room 6 has a nice street view.”
 of 5 bubbles Coles8, 20 Sep 2015 | Read review
“The Kingslyn has about 6 rooms. We had room 6 (the largest suite). Apart from the occasional creaking from next room's floorboards, the place was quiet. Rooms have aircon and ceiling fan. The property is on a corner and pretty sheltered so cannot see it getting too warm. All rooms are well furnished with good beds and amenities. Cannot say any more than that, except to say with the Rand at about 17 to the £, it is exceptional value.”
 of 5 bubbles 13jamesy, 27 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Up stairs on the hillside toward the back of the house.”
 of 5 bubbles HCtraveller2011, 3 Nov 2014 | Read review
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