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Upperbloem

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 75*
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Shropshire, England
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great stay in Cape Town at Upperbloem. Apartment was clean and well equipped and a good location for Long Street where you can find many bars and Restaurants. Katrin is really friendly and helpful and the apartments are lovely and quiet and are located in the Bo Kaap area of Cape Town. V&A Waterfront is about a forty...

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Surrey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ideal place to stay if you want to be central, with lovely views of the mountain and just a short walk into the city. Very warm welcome and very comfortable accommodation. Even the weather was kind to us.

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 15 April 2017

the guesthouse is lovely, katrin was a great host and even the security person was friendly. The room looked exactly as described. The location's good, situated near to the main tourist attractions (such as waterfront, table mountain etc) and we definitely felt safe during our stay. Really enjoyed it there and would recommend it to everyone

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I had a beautifully furnished room with excellent views from a superb balcony, well stocked kitchenette and very clean bathroom. Upperbloem is in a great location, very calm and quiet and above the bustle of downtown Cape Town, which is within walking distance (it is a steep climb back up to the hotel).

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Orillia
Reviewed 6 April 2017

The room was tastefully decorated and the balcony had a beautiful view of the city and waterfront. The pool was very nice as well. The location in Bo-Kaap was safe and close to the waterfront and the restaurant/shopping area. Can't beat the service. Katrin was very friendly and always ready to assist, yet she gave lots of privacy to her...

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Harare, Zimbabwe
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Clean and wonderfully decorated apartment. Great location to have an overview of the city, although the balcony is tiny. The hostess was extremely helpful and expeditious when my husband and I got locked outside the balcony. It was a rather funny scenario, and all was forgotten. However, the hostess felt so bad about the situation that she had given us...

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Howick, South Africa
Reviewed 18 March 2017

hostess extremely helpful and friendly without being overbearing.would have liked to have dstv.balcony small but was a lovely feature.having a car guard allowed us to have peace of mind.having clean towels every day was not necessary but appreciated.

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Djursholm, Sweden
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Nice familiar place with a good location in Bo-Kaap. Friendly atmosphere, the staff very helpfull and service minded. Nice pool. Calm and quiet yet close to main streets and Green market. The views over the city and over table mountain is stunning!

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Breda, The Netherlands
Reviewed 7 March 2017

A most enjoyable location.....lovely fresh early morning swims in the pool.....a great peaceful location with good views......we didn't need our car for 3 days.....close to the 3 red bus routes .....and with a really friendly and helpful hostess...!!

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Heilbronn, Germany
Reviewed 6 March 2017

excellent location for exploring the town, good view to table mountain, very helpful and friendly owner, near the hop on hop off buses and Bo Kaap; We felt safe and met nice people. The fridge was filled on arrival.

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Upperbloem

Address: 8 Upper Bloem Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: ₹ 4,525 - ₹ 7,498 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Upperbloem 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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Upperbloem Cape Town, South Africa
Hotel Style:
#7 Best Value Hotel in Cape Town Central
#23 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#35 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
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“room: Apt. Balcony city/mountain view”
Veronica_Canada, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Go for the apartment with the city and mountain view, you won't regret it.”
S8744GIchrisc, 9 May 2016 | Read review
“The rooms on the 2nd floor above the pool area offer better views and a stronger Wi-Fi signal.”
NataliaC697, 4 May 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a view (unless you are there for one night - the budget room will do just fine)”
KeithMcKay44, 5 Dec 2015 | Read review
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Specialkay53, 14 Nov 2015 | Read review
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