$68 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Aug 29, 2015 Check-out: Aug 31, 2015

Townhouse Hotel

4 stars
View map of 60 Corporation Street, P.O. Box 5053, Cape Town, 8000

Hotel Overview

Reviewer score
4.1
out of 5
16 reviews
Fantastic!

The room was small but clean and swank the staff was extremely helpful and kind the location was... See full review

  • Rosie100
  • Jun 18, 2015
Friendly lhotel

This small hotel has a friendly staff who welcomed me and helped throughout my visit. Their... See full review

  • Dean Diana
  • May 24, 2014

The newly refurbished Townhouse Hotel and Conference Center is set against the magnificent backdrop of Table Mountain in the heart of historic Cape Town. Parliament buildings, Company Gardens and Good Hope Castle are steps away, while the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, beaches and must-see attractions are easily accessible. Sleek design and furnishings with black-and-tan accents create a sophisticated, modern environment. The new conference wing has two floors of state-of-the art meeting.

Rooms

The Townhouse Hotel and Conference Centre offers 106 air-conditioned rooms and suites. Cozy beds are dressed in crisp white linens with black and tan highlights. Rooms are equipped with DSTV, soundproof windows, hair-dryers and free high-speed Internet access. Complimentary tea and coffee with freshly baked biscuits are included. All units have en-suite bathrooms. Some suites have balconies.

Property features

The Townhouse Hotel and Conference Center is situated in a tranquil setting in the heart of Cape Town. Guests can request a walking map of Cape Town, and tours can also be arranged to the Winelands, Cape Point Reserve and the rest of the beautiful Cape Peninsula.

 

The gourmet Trees restaurant serves a sumptuous breakfast, lunch and a candlelight dinner with South African flavors and wines. 24-hour room service and secure, undercover parking (fees apply) are available. High-speed Internet access is complimentary.

Highlights
  • Central historic Cape Town location
  • Opposite the Houses of Parliament
  • State-of-the-art conference wing with gourmet catering
  • Complimentary high-speed Internet access available
Nearby attractions
  • Cape Town Parliament (0.2 mi/0.3 km)
  • Company Gardens (0.3 mi/0.4 km)
  • Castle of Good Hope (0.4 mi/0.6 km)
  • Victoria & Alfred Waterfront (1.6 mi/2.6 km)
  • Bo-Kaap (2.6 mi/4.2 km)
  • Cape Town International Convention Center (2.9 mi/4.6 km)
  • Cape Town Stadium (1.7 mi/2.7 km)
  • Table Mountain Aerial Cableway (4.4 mi/7.1 km)
  • Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens (10.2 mi/16.4 km)
  • Stellenbosch (30.4 mi/48.9 km)
Business
  • 24-hour business center
  • Complimentary high-speed Internet access and hot spots available
  • New state-of-the-art conference wing accommodates up to 250 guests
  • Two floors of flexible meeting space with floor-to-ceiling windows
  • Banquet facilities
Transportation
  • Cape Town International Airport (11.8 mi/19 km)

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Townhouse Hotel Rooms

Rooms
The Townhouse Hotel & Conference Centre has a total of 106 modern rooms. All rooms have en-suite bathrooms air-conditioning soundproof windows FREE high speed internet access on fair usage policy DSTV hairdryer electronic safe 24 hour room service complimentary tea & coffee with freshly baked biscuits mini bar on request a paraplegic room is available and all rooms are non-smoking

Amenities

  • Free buffet breakfast
  • WiFi
  • Airport shuttle
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
No smoking rooms/facilities
Concierge
Elevators
Dining
Free buffet breakfast
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
24 hour room service
Services
Business center
Laundry service
Childcare Service
In-Room Safe
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Conference facilities
Currency exchange
Internet
WiFi
Transportation
Airport shuttle
Parking
Parking

Nearby points of interest

  • District Six Museum: 0.1 mi
  • Castle of Good Hope: 0.2 mi
  • City Hall and Grand Parade: 0.3 mi
  • Railway Service: 0.4 mi
  • Long Street: 0.4 mi
  • Gold of Africa Museum: 0.5 mi
  • Cape Town railway station: 0.6 mi
  • Two Oceans Aquarium: 1.3 mi
  • Green Point Stadium: 1.5 mi
  • Table Mountain: 2.4 mi
  • Camps Bay: 2.9 mi
  • University of Cape Town: 3.2 mi
  • Table Bay: 3.6 mi
  • Newlands Rugby Stadium: 4.1 mi
  • Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden: 4.4 mi
  • District Six Museum: 0.1 mi
  • Castle of Good Hope: 0.2 mi
  • City Hall and Grand Parade: 0.3 mi
  • Railway Service: 0.4 mi
  • Long Street: 0.4 mi
  • Gold of Africa Museum: 0.5 mi
  • Cape Town railway station: 0.6 mi
  • Two Oceans Aquarium: 1.3 mi
  • Green Point Stadium: 1.5 mi
  • Table Mountain: 2.4 mi
  • Camps Bay: 2.9 mi
  • University of Cape Town: 3.2 mi
  • Table Bay: 3.6 mi
  • Newlands Rugby Stadium: 4.1 mi
  • Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden: 4.4 mi
  • Athlone Stadium: 6.1 mi
  • Thunder City: 7.2 mi
  • Robben Island: 8.9 mi
  • Chapman's Peak: 11.9 mi
  • University of the Western Cape: 11.9 mi
  • Bellville Velodrome: 12.3 mi
  • Noordhoek: 12.5 mi
  • Premier Classe Train: 12.6 mi
  • Cape Winelands: 15.1 mi
  • Simon's Town: 17.6 mi
  • Boulders Beach: 19 mi
  • Cape Peninsula: 19.7 mi
  • Stellenbosch University: 25.1 mi
  • Cape of Good Hope: 28.8 mi
  • Clara Anna Fontein: 30.1 mi
  • Cape Point: 30.3 mi
  • Cape Agulhas: 109.9 mi
  • Cango Caves: 221.4 mi

Dining

Trees
The Trees Restaurant is one of the newest cuisine landmarks in the central city, with a relaxing ambiance, and known for hearty dining with a cosmopolitan twist. Michelin-trained maestro chef, Stefan marries favourite classics with international fusion and the freshest local flavours and ingredients - from sea foods and game cuts, to noble or boutique vintages from an exciting cellar. Enjoy an energising buffet-style breakfast overlooking the morning city, settle in for an intimate, fireside gourmet a la carte dinner at your own private table, or pull up a couch, a book and a pre-meal glass in our cosy restaurant lounge while your meal is prepared.

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
3:00 PM
Check-out:
11:00 AM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

Ratings and reviews for Townhouse Hotel

Overall score

4.1 / 5
5.01.0
16 out of 16
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4.3
Hotel staff:
4.4
Comfort:
4.1
Location:
4.1
Value:
4.3

94% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of Townhouse Hotel

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Rosie100
Business
Winnipeg
Jun 18, 2015

Fantastic!

The room was small but clean and swank the staff was extremely helpful and kind the location was awesome and the price was very very good. Great value! Highly recommend. The only drawback was the wifi, which was terrible. Don't know if it was down while I was there or if it's always like that. My advice: stay here and use some of the money you save staying here to get a sim card to access the internet.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Townhouse Hotel

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
James E.
Business
N/A
Apr 15, 2015

Great VFM hotel in Central Cape Town

I truly enjoyed my stay at the Townhouse, the staff were superb especially the breakfast staff, I stayed in a single for 5 nights and I found it comfortable and although small it was sufficient for my needs. The rooms could do with a renovation but everything needed was in working order. Breakfast was a large choice of continental with a full English cooked to order, which I enjoyed at leisure in nice surroundings. C/I & C/O was efficient and friendly and I was helped when required. Cannot fault the hotel and if visiting again would happily return.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Townhouse Hotel

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Swede17
Business
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Nov 21, 2014

Great location

The location although seemingly out of the way was, in fact quite central and we could easily walk to the main tourist attraction around the centre of Cape Town. The room was fine and the staff extremely friendly. We are dinner a few times in the hotel restaurant and found it to be excellent value and a high caliber of cuisine. we would certainly stay here again if visiting Cape Town.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
5
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Townhouse Hotel

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Jeff132
Business
Atlanta, Ga
May 28, 2014

Great location...Cozy Room

The best thing about his hotel is the location, it is walking distance to all of the touristy spots down town. The rooms are a bit small and the restaurant is not worth mentioning, but i would stay again just for the location.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Townhouse Hotel

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Dean Diana
Business
Muscat, Oman
May 24, 2014

Friendly lhotel

This small hotel has a friendly staff who welcomed me and helped throughout my visit. Their attention made me comfortabel throughout my stay. The room was comfortable with a great view of Table Mountain while the restaurant served wonderful meals and good wine.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Sightseeing tip: Not Applicable

the excursion to Robben island was impressive.

Review of Townhouse Hotel

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Abdul rahman Zaki
Business
Dubai
Dec 8, 2013

Good location

Everything was good, nice clean room; Mrs. Rubi was the shining star of our stay with her kindness, food in the restaurant very delicious regards to the chefs!! The only things hotel need to solve the problem with rooms windows seals, when windy the sound of the wind thru the windows very noisy!!! Otherwise it would be excellent place.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: In Hotel

try it!!

Review of Townhouse Hotel

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Abdul rahman Zaki
Business
Dubai
Nov 27, 2013

Great place

Great place, helpful staff, good location, best food in hotel breakfast , dinner is real value.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Townhouse Hotel

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
carltonthorpe
Business
Los Angeles, California
Jun 18, 2013

Wonderful value

Great breakfast and overall hotel dining. Prices quite reasonable by U.S. standards. Very helpful concierge too. Location is not too good--not walkable to V/A Waterfront or anywhere else. Must cab it. Windows in room had gaps in them and when the wind starts blowing, sounded like ghosts in the room. Attendant tried best to fix problem that evening.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
4
Location:
3
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Townhouse Hotel

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
kaywall
Business
Detroit, MI, USA
Nov 23, 2011

Great value

Great breakfast, nice lobby and restaurants, rooms have been upgraded and are very nice, bed comfortable. Problem with airconditioner on first day/night. Hotel changed us to another room, but had the same problem there. Finally felt it kick in the following morning, but the weather was cooler, so not sure if this is always a problem or was fixed. The remaining nights were cool, so no further problems. Would stay there again.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Townhouse Hotel

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
Peachtree City GA
Jul 26, 2011

Townhouse Hotel and Conference

Very pleased overall. The location was a bit hard to find, but this was overcome by the very helpful staff and excellent service and conditions overall. Upon my arrival, I had difficulty with the wireless internet. The assistant night mgr. went out of his way to help me and finally was able to get the IT tech on the phone who was able to fix the problem which turned out to be a server problem. I was quite impressed with this level of personal service. Restaurant was top notch and service excellent. Highly recommend this hotel!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
4
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Sightseeing tip: Short walk from hotel

For a affordable and timely sightseeing option, take the red and blue on and off bus. If you only have a couple of days to see Cape Town this is the way to go. I highly recommend the blue bus since this route circles around Table Mtn and stops at the Botanical Gardens,two wineries and is a beautiful scenic drive along the coastline.

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