In the heart of the Old Malay Quarter, exclusive De Waterkant Place Guest House is ideally situated, with picture perfect views of Table Mountain, Table Bay and the V&A Waterfront, in one of the oldest, most vibrant, sought-after areas of Cape Town, and only 20 minutes from the airport.
This up market residence, with its distinctive and original Bo-Kaap architecture lies within the unique, historical 4 square-kilometer area of De Waterkant Village with its quaint, tree-lined, narrow cobbled streets and Old Cape atmosphere.
Beautifully restored and graciously decorated in a colonial style, De Waterkant Place Guest House offers three levels of well appointed, spacious en-suite rooms.
The large roof-top terrace provides panoramic views of both Table Bay, with its busy harbor and waterfront, and the world famous land mark, Table Mountain.
De Waterkant Place Guest House is conveniently situated within walking distance to the popular V & A Waterfront, Aquarium and Cape Town City centre. Cape Town’s most popular sun-drenched beaches and beach bars are a mere 20 minutes drive away.
Trendy restaurants, coffee shops, delis, chic boutiques can be found in the immediate vicinity catering to even the most discerning traveler`s tastes.
Come and contemplate the busy De Waterkant Village or gaze at the majestic Table Mountain and sip a sun downer. Mark your days by the firing of the nearby noon day gun, you wouldn`t want to stay anywhere else.
Rooms:Room 1- Family Double Room
Spacious room with Double and single bed - shower & bath en suite - bright and sunny with plenty of natural light.
Room 2- Spacious King / Twin:
Spacious, quiet and cool Twin Room with en suite shower & bath
Petit room with Single Bed- en suite shower
Room 4-Traveler's Double:
Street level room with double bed, en-suite shower – competitively priced!!
Room 5-Traveler's Twin:
Street level, cool twin bedded room with en suite shower & bath
Room 6-Double Room:
Street level room with double bed, en suite shower with access to self catering facilities
Room 7-King / Twin:
Street level room with King or Twin beds, en suite shower with access to self catering facilities
Room 8-Twin / King:
Spiral Stairs leading up to cozy room with Twin or King size bed, en suite bath with a small private patio.
Standard room with double bed, en suite shower and access to common areas with Self-catering Kitchen, dinning area and balcony
Room 10-Economy Twin:
Standard room with Twin or King size beds, separate exclusive use bathroom (shower over bath), and access to common areas with Self-catering Kitchen, Dinning area and Balcony
-Kindly note that our wireless facility is complimentary.
-Airport transfers can be arranged
-All rooms have televisions, bedside clock radios, hairdryers, and ceiling or free standing fan
-All indoor areas are non-smoking
-Communal Iron & Ironing board available
-Communal kitchen, lounge, dining room and patio
Tourist information on places to visit in and around Cape Town is readily available at the Guest House.
Stop in at our information centre for maps and details of other hotels, as well as for advice on where to go and on how to travel in and around the city.
With prior arrangement, we will happily assist you in booking a rental car or airport pick up before you arrive. We accept payments by local bank transfer; cash in South African Rand, or Visa and MasterCard Credit cards.
We serve a continental breakfast at the main house. Served between 7:30 – 11:00 weekdays & 8:00 – 11:30 weekends
Businessmen and early risers will be pleased to know that at De Waterkant Place Guest House breakfast is served between 7:30 and 8:00 depending on the season. Vegetarians will be accommodated with pleasure so please advise us of your preference prior to your arrival at the guesthouse.
Winter or summer, De Waterkant Place Guest House remains comfortable and inviting. During Cape Town's hot summer months, large colonial sash windows and ceiling fans keep the breeze circulating through the Guest House rooms and common areas.
In the more cosy Cape Town winters, De Waterkant Place Guest House offers snug accommodation with heating.
The thick white towels and 100% cotton bedding are of the highest quality and add an element of seductive comfort to your stay.
On the top floor of the Guest House you might choose to unwind on a soft leather couch with a book, or take in the fresh air on one of the balconies. This is the perfect spot to relax any time of the day. You could share sun downers while you bask in Cape Towns' friendly South African sunshine or watch night fall on the city.
Our check in time is 2pm and check out is at 11am. These times may be flexible if pre-arranged and are subject to the availability of the rooms.
We hope to host you in our favorite City and will do our best make you stay with us comfortable, enjoyable and memorable.
De Waterkant Lodge Map:
De Waterkant Lodge Guest Reviews
Average Guest Rating:
out of 5
based on 2
It's convenient and close to lots of little shops and restaurants that stay open 'till late. Nice and spacious with friendly staff.
Rating: Reviewed by Izette Fourie over a year ago
Lovely establishment with helpful and friendly staff. Great rooms and stylish breakfast area with a view. Highly recommended.
Rating: Reviewed by Goran Brigljevic over a year ago
Other Accommodation near De Waterkant Lodge:
Accommodation options within 8km from De Waterkant Lodge include:
De Waterkant House, elegant and discreet, with a relaxed European feel is a beautifully restored 9 roomed, Cape Georgian Manor House, with tranquil terrace and pool, overlooking the famous Table Bay
Java House was originally built as Army Officers Quarters in the early 1800's. It is now a stylish yet comfortable "home from home" offering the best of the cape from the heart of the old quarter.
per unit, Max: 6
Located in the trendy and historic De Waterkant Village - Cape Town's oldest and most attractive residential area, with cobbled streets, road side cafes, art galleries, trendy boutiques, bars and restaurant.
A spacious and luxurious two-bedroom house with balcony, courtyard and roof deck.
Guest Rating: (1 review)
A selection of stylish luxury & comfortable self catering properties – every one is unique. Based in trendy De Waterkant Village all are within walking distance of restaurants, shops, nightlife and convenient to the City Centre & V&A Waterfront.