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From a family residence built in the early 1900`s, we have created an elegant, contemporary boutique guest establishment in a quaint Victorian street in Cape Towns historic old quarter offering luxury accommodation in the City Bowl.

Dunkley House offers visitors to Cape Town stylish accommodation in an area full of local flavour. For business or leisure, enjoy bed and breakfast accommodation in an urban sanctuary. Relax by the courtyard pool and chill out under the cool shade of banana palms in our private, tropical garden.

Dunkley House offers bed and breakfast and self-catering accommodation in ten spacious en-suite rooms or the self-catering apartment in central Cape Town.

Dunkley House can accommodate up to 22 people sharing or 10 single occupancies. Fully staffed with a housekeeper and chef, Dunkley House is ideal for informal meetings and social gatherings.

We cater for:
- Wedding parties
- Reunions, anniversaries, birthdays and other celebrations
- Film crews
- Business travellers

- Fax facilities
- Laundry service
- Honesty bar system
- Guest bar and lounge
- Guest laptop and wireless Internet
- Cot and high chair available on request
- Large sparkling swimming pool and sundeck
- Tours, theatre, travel bookings and airport transfers
- Full-time driver available on an hourly or weekly basis
- Visitor library including maps, brochures and guide books
- Duty manager on site 8.30am to 10pm and available afterhours if required
-Close proximity to restaurants, clubs, bars, shops, and the legendary Long Street nightlife.
- Full breakfast cooked by in-house chef. Other meals can be ordered from a variety of restaurants in the area, as well as use of microwave in guest lounge.


Rooms and Units Available:

Guestrooms are spacious and modern, decorated with inspiration and imagination for a laid back and relaxed atmosphere. Bathrooms are inviting with an emphasis on luxury and relaxation.

All Rooms have:
- Air conditioning
- King or Queen size bed
- Flat-screen TV
- CD/DVD players and music selection
- iPod compatible clock/radio
- All rooms have a safe
- Tea and coffee facilities
- Telephone
- Hairdryer
- Herbal bathroom accessories

1 - Double Victorian
Spacious open plan suite with bedroom with a queen size bed and lounge area opening onto small private patio. Modern sofa and chair, coffee table in separate sitting area.
Sleeps 2 Adults

10 - Contemporary Double Pool room
Our largest and most luxurious room, Bay 4 is calming, light and spacious with sliding doors that open onto a private sundeck and splash pool with great views of Table Mountain. It also benefits from a jacuzzi bath, separate shower and a king size bed.
Sleeps 2 Adults

2 - Double Victorian
Soft aubergine décor with classic fireplace, Oregon floor and chandelier. French doors open onto the main pool area. The room has a queen size bed and en-suite bath and hand shower.
Sleeps 2 Adults

3 - Double Pool room
Bright and airy with French doors leading onto main pool and patio area. Also has own private patio, King size bed and en-suite shower.
Sleeps 2 Adults

4 - Double Victorian
A luxurious light-filled room decorated with rich natural hues and materials with a high ceiling. This superior room also features a king size bed, a bathroom with shower only and walk in closet.
Sleeps 2 Adults

5 - Budget Victorian
Compact room with bright and invigorating colours. This classic standard room Features a queen size bed and en-suite bathroom with only shower.
Sleeps 2 Adults

6 - Self-Catering Apartment (2 bedroom)
This spacious apartment sleeps up to 4 people with a double room and a twin room of which the single beds can be zipped together to form a comfortable king size bed. It also benefits from a fully equipped kitchen and a spacious lounge & shower.
Sleeps 4 Adults

7 - Contemporary Double room
Hot and cool, discreet and inviting with apartment like touches, expansive glass windows and natural light in the bathroom. It features a king size bed (which can be converted into twin beds), en-suite bath and separate shower.
Sleeps 2 Adults

8 - Contemporary Double room with Courty
A contemporary superior room fitted with king size bed (which can be converted into twin beds), en-suite bathroom featuring bath and separate shower and own private patio.
Sleeps 2 Adults

9 - Contemporary Double Pool room
Feel relaxed and invigorated in the light and airy in/outdoor spaces with intelligent lighting in the pool for inspiration. This superior room has a king size bed, en-suite shower, glass doors leading to a private patio and a splash pool
Sleeps 2 Adults

Facilities & Services available:

Airport Shuttle Service
Laundry Service
Bar on the Premises
Fax & Photocopy Machine
Internet Access
DVD and/or VCR
Swimming Pool

Cancellation Policy:

14 days or less before arrival, on day of arrival, during stay or “no-show”: Full booking payment due.
15 to 28 days before date of arrival: full 50% deposit due.
29+ days before date of arrival: refund of deposit.

Please note that any bookings made for November to mid-February (inclusive) will forfeit full deposit on cancellation, unless previously arranged with Management.


- On leaving the airport follow signs to get onto the N2 heading for Cape Town. After about 10kms you will see the Muizenberg and City/Stad M3/M2 signs - take this turn-off.

- Get into either of the furthest right lanes and then take the City/Stad M3/N2 fork to the right and immediately start getting into either of the 2 left hand lanes.

- Shortly thereafter take the left fork to City/Vredehoek via de Waal Drive and continue for a couple of kilometres (approx. 3km) along de Waal Drive.

- Before you reach a overhead bridge take the left fork saying Mill Street. Continue past the Gardens Shopping Centre on your left.Drive over a set of traffic lights and, keeping in the right hand lane.

- Turn right at the next set of traffic lights into Hatfield Street, drive for about 50 metres, turn right into Wandel Street, drive for about 20 metres only and turn right again into Gordon Street.

* Dunkley House, No 3b, is the 4th house on the left-hand side with a metal sign and high white wall.

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