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Top Cape Town Historic Hotels

Cape Heritage Hotel
4 out of 5
90 Bree Street, Cape Town, Western Cape
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The price is $102 per night from Oct 21 to Oct 21
4.8/5 Exceptional! (233 reviews)
"great central location, very nice service and great breakfast"

Reviewed on Feb 6, 2020

Cape Heritage Hotel
Rouge on Rose Boutique Hotel
4 out of 5
25 Rose Street, Bo-Kaap, Cape Town, Western Cape
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The price is $74 per night from Oct 19 to Oct 19
4.8/5 Exceptional! (200 reviews)
Overall good value on the edge of Bo Kaap
"The property is great, the rooms are sizeable, the management is helpful, the breakfasts are good and the pricing is reasonable. The location is OK."

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2021

Rouge on Rose Boutique Hotel
Magellan's Passage
4 out of 5
Meryl Road 3, 3, Cape Town, Western Cape (province)
4.8/5 Exceptional! (98 reviews)
Spectacular ocean ciew
"Beautiful high end property however not walking distance to town. Beautiful ocean view"

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2019

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St James Manor
5 out of 5
108 Main Road St.James, Cape Town, Western Cape
The price is $185 per night from Oct 19 to Oct 19
4.8/5 Exceptional! (61 reviews)
"This is a beautiful property! The location is great, and Clive was awesome!"

Reviewed on Jul 24, 2021

St James Manor
Steenberg Hotel & Spa
5 out of 5
10802 Steenberg Estate, Tokai Road, Constantia, Cape Town, Western Cape
The price is $326 per night from Nov 15 to Nov 15
4.8/5 Exceptional! (96 reviews)
"This is a very special place, rare in actual fact. Everything about this hotel and it’s staff is exceptional. It’s a tranquil haven of the highest standard. The location, decor, surroundings, immaculate gardens and food are all incredible, but such a place can not be this outstanding with the amazing ..."

Reviewed on Dec 15, 2019

Steenberg Hotel & Spa
Coopmanhuijs Boutique Hotel
5 out of 5
33 Church Street, Stellenbosch, Western Cape
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The price is $158 per night from Oct 17 to Oct 17
4.8/5 Exceptional! (224 reviews)
Little Gem
"Awesome stay in the well located hotel - staff and accommodation are excellent. Will definitely return"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2021

Coopmanhuijs Boutique Hotel
The Alphen Boutique Hotel & Spa
5 out of 5
Alphen Drive, Constantia, Cape Town, Western Cape
The price is $313 per night from Oct 21 to Oct 21
4.7/5 Exceptional! (78 reviews)
"Very professional , superb stay"

Reviewed on May 28, 2021

The Alphen Boutique Hotel & Spa
Taj Cape Town
5 out of 5
1 Wale Street, corner St Georges Mall, Cape Town, Western Cape
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The price is $87 per night from Oct 20 to Oct 20
4.7/5 Exceptional! (986 reviews)
"I loved the historic building and area. The staff are first class. The facility was top class with heated pool too. Food was perfect and staff even gave us a mini tour of the hotel explaining the buildings history. Honestly one of the best in the world"

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2021

Taj Cape Town
The Three Boutique Hotel
4 out of 5
3 Flower Street Oranjezicht, Cape Town, Western Cape
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The price is $128 per night from Oct 19 to Oct 19
4.6/5 Wonderful! (87 reviews)
Amazing
"It was amazing. We had lots of fun"

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2020

The Three Boutique Hotel
Colona Castle
5 out of 5
1 Verwood Street, Off Old Boyes Drive-lakeside, Cape Town, Western Cape
The price is $247 per night from Oct 17 to Oct 17
4.5/5 Wonderful! (31 reviews)
Great hotel in Cape Town
"Great hotel in a good location especially if you want to explore the beaches of Cape Town. The staff and service was exceptional. Note that it is potentially a bit more challenging if staying with younger children."

Reviewed on Jan 9, 2019

Colona Castle
Batavia Boutique Hotel
5 out of 5
12 Louw Street, Stellenbosch, Western Cape
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The price is $154 per night from Oct 19 to Oct 19
4.5/5 Wonderful! (28 reviews)
Lovely boutique hotel
"Beautiful boutique hotel. It was pretty mush empty when we stayed but the receptionist and manager was lovely and very accommodating. Everything in the mini fridge was past it’s expiry date but apart from that we had a great night’s stay."

Reviewed on Dec 25, 2020

Batavia Boutique Hotel
Eendracht Hotel
4 out of 5
161 Dorp Street, Town Centre, Stellenbosch, Western Cape
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The price is $92 per night from Oct 17 to Oct 17
4.5/5 Wonderful! (110 reviews)
Great location
"Old unique building in Stellenbosch Central. Great Location. I did not like the shower over the bath. Rooms quite small."

Reviewed on May 14, 2021

Eendracht Hotel
Oude Werf Hotel
4 out of 5
30 Church Street, Stellenbosch, Western Cape
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The price is $99 per night from Oct 17 to Oct 17
4.4/5 Wonderful! (209 reviews)
Great location and wonderful hotel
"Fabulous stay, room was lovely, staff friendly. We will definitely be back"

Reviewed on Apr 6, 2021

Oude Werf Hotel
The Inn At Castle Hill
4 out of 5
37 Gatesville Road, Kalk Bay, Cape Town, Western Cape
4.4/5 Excellent! (62 reviews)
Kalk Bay
"A perfect location and comfortable place to stay in Kalk Bay"

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

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The Inn At Castle Hill
Dutch Manor Antique Hotel
4 out of 5
158 Buitenchracht, Bo-Kaap, Cape Town, Western Cape
4.3/5 Excellent! (79 reviews)
Aging hotel.
"Nice hotel. That is getting a bit shabby. Due for a refresh but pleasant stay overall."

Reviewed on Dec 30, 2020

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Dutch Manor Antique Hotel
Fynbos Villa Guest House
4 out of 5
14 Neethling Street, Stellenbosch, Western Cape
4.3/5 Excellent! (154 reviews)
"Very convenient location, super friendly people. AND"

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2019

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Fynbos Villa Guest House
Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Waterfront Breakwater Lodge
3 out of 5
Portswood Road, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town, Western Cape
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The price is $86 per night from Oct 23 to Oct 23
4.1/5 Very Good! (573 reviews)
Just what o neede.
"The stay was for a one night quick trip and just needed a bed close to V&A.Upon arrival I was met with friendliness and the staff were very helpful.At check in I was upgraded which was greatly appreciated.The room itself was very comfortable and clean."

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2020

Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Waterfront Breakwater Lodge
Hawksmoor House
4 out of 5
Matjieskuil Farm, Klipheuwel Road R304, Stellenbosch, Western Cape
The price is $83 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 25
4.1/5 Very Good! (32 reviews)
"Excellent for a base to explore the area / quick stop over / weekend break etc. Superior Rooms were well appointed, clean and reasonably modern (refurbished old slaves quarters) whereas some of the standard rooms were much older / traditional. Manor house is steeped in history, but the general upkeep ..."

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

Hawksmoor House
ONOMO Hotel Cape Town – Inn on the Square
3 out of 5
10 Greenmarket Square Road, Cape Town, Western Cape
4/5 Very Good! (522 reviews)
"Our stay here was good. Breakfast was twice the cost of places outside the hotel. Eat somewhere else. The food at the hotel isnt good anyway. Room was clean and taken care of. There are a lot of people complaining about the refugees outside the building. Stop complaining. They are not bothering anyone ..."

Reviewed on Apr 10, 2020

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ONOMO Hotel Cape Town – Inn on the Square
Tudor Hotel
3 out of 5
153 Long Market Street, Cape Town, Western Cape
3.7/5 Good! (294 reviews)
"It was closed the entire time I was there and received no refund"

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2020

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Guide to Cape Town Historic Hotels

When you take a Cape Town getaway, it's easy to decide on a chain you are familiar with, or a modern hotel. You know that your accommodation will have all the conveniences. But sometimes choosing to stay in a more unique accommodation can enrich your holiday. A stay in a Cape Town historic hotel still offers you with a well-appointed room that is also bursting with character. Furthermore, it offers you the opportunity to surround yourself in Cape Town's past.

Something Old, Something New

When you walk through your Cape Town hotel's lobby, you'll be whisked back in time. With their Victorian-style Cape Town hotels and areas steeped in the past, you'll love how these historic hotels stand apart from their contemporary counterparts. Although these hotels are older, they have most of the modern conveniences that help you relax on your trip. You'll find rooms furnished with a comfy bed, and just about anything else you'll need for a marvelous stay.

After you have checked out your hotel, you can tour the well-known landmarks and museums to appreciate more of the area's culture. Undoubtedly, all this time traveling can work up an appetite. Read Expedia's 4157 guest reviews for recommendations from like-minded travelers to help make your Cape Town visit great. You can also ask your hotels' front desk to point to where the popular places to grab a pint or a meal in Cape Town are.

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If you are wishing to get the most from your Cape Town visit, a stay in a vintage hotel will elevate your experience in this renowned city. Having 5515 of these one-of-a-kind lodgings to decide from. Rates on these Cape Town historic hotels range from $74 to . You're sure to find at a great rate. But, just like the past eras you're exploring, these rates won't last indefinitely. Reserve soon to get your room in one of these historic properties.

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