The breathtaking new Canterbury Square Apartment
in popular Vredehoek (next to Gardens) in the shadow of Table Mountain on suave and trendy Cape Town City Centre’s fringe (4 km from the V&A Waterfront and the 2010 World Cup Soccer Stadium) is 6 storeys high, in new boutique design building, northwest-facing corner unit, with front-facing magnificent panoramic mountain views of Table Mountain, Lion’s Head and Signal Hill, and Table Bay Harbour and sea views, in a prime upmarket area, only a hop and a skip to popular new Wembley Square mixed use development and Gardens Shopping Centre.
It is only 1 km from the CBD’s office towers, restaurants, coffee shops, internet cafes, antique shops abd art galleries, the famous bustling Greenmarket Square with its flea market and museum, the world-famous Mandela-Rhodes Place development and winery, the historic Government Lane and Company Gardens botanical gardens with huge museum, The Houses of Parliament, The Castle of Good Hope, The Bo-Kaap and Malay Quarter, trendy De Waterkant, lively Long Street with its vibey shops and throbbing night life, relaxing St Georges Mall, Adderley Street, Van Riebeeck Square, and Cape Town International Convention Centre.
The in-house facilities include a reception, state-of-the-art 24-hr security and 24-hr concierge, intercom, DSTV, great swimming pool and lifts.
The Apartment is brand-new, 4-Star quality (not grading), modern, very pleasant, spacious, self-servicing, non-smoking, and consists of 2 bedrooms (1 queen-size and 2 single beds), lounge/dining room with 2 double sleeper couches (pull-out sofa beds), has television with free M-Net and DSTV Hotel Bouquet ("Cable TV"), fully equipped self-catering open-plan granite kitchen, en-suite bathroom with bathtub, second bathroom with walk-in shower, pleasant scenic front balcony and reserved under-cover parking bay. Furnished in uncluttered minimalist style.
Free M-Net and DSTV Hotel Bouquet ("Cable TV") and Free Wifi.
The promotional low daily rates include for 2 adults in main bedroom and 1 child under 13 or 1 adult in second bedroom, thereafter surcharge applies on daily rate. Children of 13 years and older, are classed as adults. (Surcharge per extra adult = + 34%, per extra child = + 17%).
Stays shorter than 5 nights, are subject to an additional surcharge on the low promotional daily rates. (Surcharge for only 4 nights = + 10%, 3 = + 20%, 2 = + 30%, 1 = + 40%).
During certain high peak periods like Christmas, Easter, Cape Argus Cycle Tour, Jazz Festival, Mining Indaba
etc. the applicable rates will be higher than the advertised rate
, for certain portions of any month.
The promotional low rates are in S.A. Rands (ZAR), and include free Internet/Wifi, M-Net and DSTV Hotel Bouquet ("Cable TV"), hot water and parking (VAT N/A), but exclude all meals, daily servicing, heating (optional extra R50 per day per heater) and refundable Damage/Security Deposit of approximately R2000 payable together with the rental balance on checking in.
Please note that “Canterbury Square” has no reception.
You can collect your keys at the address stated below:
The Centurion Hotel (corner of Main andrere Road), Sea Point, Cape Town.
Directions for checking in (payment, getting keys and directions to whichever building you have chosen to stay at) : From N1 or N2 national roads or from airport to our main Reception office address (Nr 1 Frere Road, Sea Point) at The Centurion All-Suite HotelTM, corner of Main Rd and Frere Rd (above "KFC", in same block as “Clicks” and "Pick `n Pay", on same corner as "Cafe Sofia"), Sea Point, Cape Town.
Follow national road signs to "Cape Town". As soon as you enter Cape Town, follow road signs to "Sea Point". When you see the ocean on your right, you will be on Beach Rd, from which you turn left into Rocklands Road, straight across Main Rd into Frere Rd past "Cafe Sofia" on the left-hand corner and drive into the first driveway on your right.
Please come to the main external reception which is on the short passage between the pavement and the tower of the building, not inside the tower, and check in only with Vassi or his assistant Vicky.
For a motor car GPS unit, please use “Nr 1 Frere Road, Sea Point” (DO NOT USE “Nr 1 Frere Road, Cape Town”).
In event of client cancelling, shortening or shifting at any time (from the date of making the booking) before or during the stay for any reason, payment of rental for full initial period is still due before check-in, and refund amount is dependent on extent of income from subletting on client`s behalf (shortfall at client`s cost), and subject to deduction of R500 administration fee per sublet check-in. Client is deemed to have viewed and approved of apartment before making the booking. Minor defects are to be rectified by lessor and are no grounds for cancellation of booking.
Please note that guests arriving after 20:00 on the day of arrival are subject to a late arrival fee R300.
Accommodation at Canterbury Square:
For your convenience, we list the items available to you in your Apartment.
Queen-size bed, mattress protector, night frill, duvet and cover, sheets (2), pillows and cases (2), 3-piece bedroom suite, dirtbin, clothes hangers (10), curtain, ironing board, ventilation fan and 2-point double adaptor, bedside lamps and plugs (2).
Single beds (2), mattress protectors (2), night frills (2), duvets and covers (2), sheets (4), pillows and cases (2), bedroom suite, clothes hangers (10), bedside lamp and plug, curtain.
2 Modern en suite bathrooms with walk-in shower or with bathtub
Bath towels (4), hand towels (2), floor towels (2), water jug, toilet brush sets (2).
Extras for persons on sleeper couch
Blankets (1), pillows (2), pillowcases (2), sheets, bath towels.
Lounge / Dining Room
2 Double sleeper couches and 4 cushions, coffee table, 7-piece dining room table/chairs suite, intercom set, colour television set, television remote, DSTV Decoder, smartcard, 3 cables, DSTV remote, TV table, 1-point double adaptor, wifi router and cables, phone books (2), curtains (2).
Modern kitchen (Open plan)
Oven and 4 trays/grids and hob with extractor, microwave oven and tray, fridge and freezer with ice cube holder, toaster, kettle, bread bin, pot/pan paper coasters (3), drying rack, dishtowel, swob, sponge, beer glasses (3), wine glasses (3), tumblers (3), tall glasses (3), salt/pepper set, sugar bowl, tea pot and lid, salad bowl, casserole dish and lid, water bottle, iron, dinner plates (6), side plates (6), dessert bowls (6), cups and saucers (6), cutlery rack, teaspoons (6), table spoons (6), table forks (6), table knives (6), bread knife, carving knife, tin opener, corkscrew, egg lifter, stirring/serving spoon, breadboard, serving tray, set of 2 cooking pots and lids, frying pan, dirt bin, vacuum cleaner, broom, dustpan set, mop, ashtray.
Car gate remote control. Keys to : Apartment front door, building’s security door (disc).
Complimentary items provided, on arrival only, for guests` use : Delivery menu booklet for various restaurants, salt, pepper, soap, toilet paper.
Guests are kindly requested to provide any required additional items not contained herein, e.g. beach towel, hairdryer, plug converter, fan, VCR, radio, coffee/tea, sugar, shampoo, face cloth, sponge, dish wash liquid and additional linen/towels.
Should you encounter damaged or missing items among the above, or damage to any other surface in the apartment, it must be reported to us within two hours of checking in.
Good value for money. Clean and comfortable.
The battery of the remote control for the garage was flat and the person in charge of letting made no effort to fix. The apartment is infested by cockroaches. Bathroom fittings were loose. Bedroom closet shelves were fixed with prestik. Mismatch crockery not enough for max guests.