Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly Cape Town bed & breakfast in Lakeside with free breakfast


This family-friendly Cape Town bed & breakfast is located near the airport, within 2 mi (3 km) of Tokai Forest, Steenberg Golf Estate, and Red The Gallery. Steenberg Wine Estate and US Consulate General are also within 2 mi (3 km).

Property Features

Along with a restaurant, this bed & breakfast has an outdoor pool and a bar/lounge. Free buffet breakfast is provided, as well as free self parking, free train station pick-up, and a free manager's reception. Other amenities include a rooftop terrace, WiFi in public areas, and a seasonal outdoor pool.

Room Amenities

All 7 individually decorated rooms feature WiFi and Select Comfort beds. LCD TVs with satellite channels and DVD players provide a bit of entertainment, and guests will also find comforts like premium bedding and pillow menus.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an outdoor pool, Morningside Cottage provides a seasonal outdoor pool and a children's pool. The bed & breakfast offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning as well as a complimentary manager's reception. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge.

This Victorian bed & breakfast also offers a rooftop terrace, a library, and tour/ticket assistance. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours), a theme park shuttle, and a cruise ship terminal shuttle. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Morningside Cottage has designated areas for smoking.

  • Total number of rooms - 7 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Library 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Garden 
  • Restaurant 
  • Free self parking 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Casino shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Ferry terminal shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Theme park shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Computer station 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free train station pickup 
  • Year Built 1963 
  • Free reception 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Children's pool 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Babysitting or childcare  
  • DVD player  


Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Ceiling fan 
  • Phone 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • DVD player 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Climate control 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Free toiletries 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Pillow menu 
  • Sleep Number by Select Comfort mattress 
  • LCD TV 
  • Yard 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary hot/cold buffet breakfast each morning. A complimentary manager's reception is offered each day.

Morningside Cottage has a restaurant serving lunch and dinner.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a seasonal outdoor pool are on site.

Children under 15 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Segway rental/tour on site 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Segway rental/tour nearby 

Spa Services

  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Hotel Policies

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding. Children may not be eligible for complimentary breakfast.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • No onsite parking is available.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 290 per person (one way)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the cruise terminal, ferry terminal, and train station (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the bed & breakfast prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

National Rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.

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