The Townhouse Hotel and Conference Centre is a 4-star accommodation facility situated in the gorgeous Dutch East India Company Gardens in Cape Town. Its beautifully appointed rooms, superior service and convenient locale combine to make this hotel ideal for leisure or pleasure travellers.
While Cape Town is a social and cultural hive of activity, The Townhouse is nestled within an oasis of peace. The DEIC Gardens were established approximately 350 years ago, and the large oak trees linings its edges could testify to years of locals and tourists strolling under their weighty boughs.
The Townhouse Hotel promises personalised service to all of their guests. There are 106 rooms, each oozing inviting hospitality and elegant style. Rooms are available in single, deluxe and deluxe family options.
Because of its prime positioning, The Townhouse Hotel makes for the ideal base from which to explore popular attractions like Cape Town Castle, the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Robben Island, Table Mountain, Greenmarket Square, Camps Bay and Clifton beaches and a plethora of shops, galleries and eateries. Many of these attractions are even within walking distance from the hotel. Guests receive a complimentary map of the area, which features galleries and museums as well as popular tourist attractions.
In addition to the exquisite rooms, The Townhouse enjoys excellent conference facilities, which ensure that corporate guests receive efficient, helpful service during their stay. The venues are modern and stylish and the equipment is state-of-the-art.
The rooms at The Townhouse Hotel have recently been refurbished to reflect a modern elegance. Each room is equipped with climate-control air-conditioning, en-suite bathrooms, soundproof windows, Internet access (complimentary on a fair usage policy), television with satellite channels, hairdryer, electronic safe and mini bar (on request). In addition, the guests enjoy 24-hour room service, freshly baked cookies, tea and coffee. There is a room available for paraplegic and otherwise physically disabled guests, as well as smoking rooms.
These offer guests a choice of two large twin beds or one queen-size bed. They have a separate bathroom. Some have only a luxury shower, while the majority have a bath and shower.
These are stylish and ideal for the individual guest. Their en-suite bathroom is equipped with a luxury shower.
Deluxe Family Rooms
The Deluxe Family suites sleep two adults in the bedroom and two children on a double sleeper couch. These bathrooms have a shower and a bath.
These suites are modern and cool. There is a bath in the bedroom and a separate bathroom with a shower. Some Junior Suites have a balcony from which to savour the sights, smells and sounds of the Mother City.
There is safe parking available to guests.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner are available at The Townhouse Hotel and Conference Centre. Tasty breakfasts comprise a buffet of fresh fruit, muffins, pastries, yoghurts, muesli, jams and marmalades as well as the choice of a hot, cooked breakfast. Lunches are light and served in the lounge for an informal and relaxing ambience.
Dinners offer a choice of seafood, red meat and vegetables and diners are invited to watch as their chef prepares a gourmet feast. South Africa and the Western Cape are renowned the world over for their superior wines. The wine list at The Townhouse showcases some of these impressive vintages.
There is also a lounge menu, which features snacks, light meals, cakes and pastries along with excellent coffee.
The Townhouse Hotel is fantastic for guests that are in Cape Town on business, parliamentary visitors or conference delegates. The Conference Centre promises all of the conveniences of an office for presentations, events and meetings. There is safe parking for delegates and ample room within both of the conference venues.
In addition, The Townhouse Hotel and Conference Centre is within the heart of Cape Town's Central Business District (CBD) and close to the Cape Town International Convention Centre.
From Cape Town International Airport, follow the N2 highway / motorway to Cape Town. Keep left, following the sign that says "De Waal Drive / City via M3". Take the turn-off indicated "City via Roeland Street". At the T-junction, turn right into Plein Street and then right into Barrack Street. From Barrack, take the first left into Corporation Street. The hotel appears at the end of this street.
Lat - 33:55:19S (-33.9219)
Long - 18:26:02E (18.4338)
Cape Town Info
Cape Town is one of the world's most popular tourist destinations. It combines sand, sea, sun and mountains to create an exquisite vista. In addition, its historical and cultural heritage is particularly evident in its people, museums and natural reserves. As such, it is the platform upon which old and young, classic and modern meet.
Some of the most popular tourist attractions in Cape Town are the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Robben Island, the Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, Table Mountain, Lion's Head, Camp's Bay, Hout Bay, Clifton Beach and the many gorgeous wine farms in and around the city.