The Charles Guest House

137 Waterkant Street, 8001 Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
+27 214 092 500

Cheapest
rate per night

8.8

Excellent
based on 85 reviews
The Charles Guest House - Cape Town, South Africa
02.12 Wed
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03.12 Thu
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Value for money

8.9

Distance to city center

2.7 km

Location rating

9.4

Nearest Airport

Cape Town Intl

Distance to airport

18.3 km

Rooms

02.12 Wed
03.12 Thu

Classic Rooms

₪205+

Bed type
Provider
Total stay + taxes & fees
Unknown
₪205

Reviews

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Traveler rating

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  • Good
    Aug 2010
    7.7

    Much nicer neighbourhood than the Waterfront. Centrally located nevertheless. Ideal for a first glimpse at Africa.

  • Okay
    Jul 2010
    5.7

    location, room furnishings, space, terrace facilities, internet access

    room service was non-existant. for that sort of money you expect staff to come in each day, tidy up the room, change towels where necessary and refill the coffee and tea sachets. they didn't do it. we went at world cup so you would expect a price-hike but even so the price was a bit too much relative to other places

  • Good
    Jul 2010
    6.7

    the location was excellent and the rooms ideal for a visit to cape town for the world cup.

    it would have been nice for the internet to have been available in the rooms.

  • Good
    May 2010
    6.3

    The setup is unique and interesting. It is good value for the price paid.

    No table, no phone, and no heat in the room. Lack of heating could be a problem if it gets colder that it was during my stay. Also, Internet access was intermittent, and my room was not covered by the free WiFi signal.

  • Good
    May 2010
    6.7

    The Charles was a charming guesthouse right in the town's Waterkant section. We loved the views from the rooftop decks and the room was unique. Kenny was especially helpful.

    We didn't have a phone, radio, or clock in the room but were able to use our cell phone as an alarm. We also could not get more than 2 stations on the TV. These were minor issues.

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Overview

Located in Cape Town (Cape Town City Centre), The Charles Guest House is within a 15-minute walk of Long Street and Cape Town International Convention Centre. Featured amenities include a computer station, dry cleaning/laundry services, and laundry facilities. Guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle for a surcharge, and self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Air Conditioning

Check in

15:00

Check out

11:00

Cancellation/prepayment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities

Safe
Business secretarial services
No smoking
Airport shuttle
Business center
Pets not allowed
Daily housekeeping
Tour desk
Wi-Fi
Bicycle rental
Hairdryer
Parking (surcharge)
Concierge service
Cable or satellite TV
Rooftop
Laundry facilities
Laundry service
Shuttle service

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Most Popular Landmarks

  • Bo Kaap Museum 0.6 km
  • Greenmarket Square 0.8 km
  • Victoria & Alfred Waterfront 1.1 km
  • District Six Museum 1.4 km
  • Green Point Stadium 1.4 km
  • Castle of Good Hope 1.5 km

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