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5 Camp Street Guest house is located in the central and historic suburb of Gardens, the Table Mountain being up the road. Within walking distance of Kloof Street, its restaurant and café cultures can be discovered.

Cape Town’s downtown is a 5-minutes walk away. The Bohemian Long Street allows you to shop or to approach the V&A Waterfront, Green Point Stadium, and theaters. Other local attractions located a few miles away includes the Cape Peninsula National Park, Boulders Penguin Colony, and the Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens.

Each room comes with wooden floor and is furnished with a mix of antique and leather furniture. All of the rooms are soundproofed and some comes with a terrace and/or a fireplace. The outdoor swimming pool, Wi-Fi and parking are all free of charge. The reception helps with a business center, car rental, dry cleaning.

Over 20 restaurants and pubs await a few minutes' walk away. A few take-away snack bar are also available.

Cape Town International Airport is a 30-minutes drive away. Public transport is close at hand, and airport transfers can be arranged.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

5 Camp Street Guesthouse & Self-catering has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Dec 1, 2011

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.7)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Free Private Parking Available On Site

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Closest beaches
  • Broken Bath Beach

    8.2 Very good beach
    1.8 miles from property
  • Milton Beach

    8.4 Very good beach
    1.9 miles from property
  • Clifton 1st Beach

    8.9 Excellent beach
    1.9 miles from property
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Managed by Emmy, Ignette & Willem

Company review score: 9.9Based on 88 reviews from 1 property
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Company info

We are a passionate family wanting to ensure our guests have a memorable time in Cape Town, leaving us with fond memories of their time here. We have a very personalised approach and have seen that our guests will continue to return to us or recommend us to their family & friends. We have a dedicated team always available to ensure your stay with us, feels like a home away from home!

Property info

5 Camp Street Guesthouse & Self-catering is ideally situated in the central, trendy, and historic suburb of Gardens, on the lower slopes of Table Mountain. Within easy walking distance of Kloof Street, with its vibey restaurant and café culture. The city center is a mere five minutes away as well as numerous other attractions such as the famous Mount Nelson Hotel, the V&A Waterfront and Green Point Stadium. It is an easy ten-minute drive to the popular beaches of Cape Town like Camps Bay and Clifton. Cape Town International Airport is a thirty-minute drive away and easily accessible from the N2. Public transport is close at hand, and airport transfers can be arranged. We offer upmarket, serviced, self-catering units. (1, 2 or 3 bedrooms en-suite) Each unit is tastefully furnished, offers a full kitchen, lounge with flat-screen TV, and private barbeque facilities. We are rated superb by Booking and Trip advisor. Certificate of Excellence Award 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 & 2018 - placing us in the Tripadvisor Hall of Fame!

Neighborhood info

Gardens (or The Gardens) is an inner-city suburb of Cape Town located just to the south of the city center located in the higher elevations of the "City Bowl". It is located directly beneath Table Mountain and Lion's Head. It is an affluent neighbourhood populated mostly by young professionals and contains numerous chic restaurants, hotels, boutique shops and loft apartments. The suburb is also a hub for the Cape Town creative industry, hosting the home of etv at Longkloof Studios and contains many modeling agencies, production and publishing companies and associated industries.

Language Spoken

English
Area Info *
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What's nearby
  • Mediclinic Cape Town
    0.1 miles
  • De Waal Park
    0.2 miles
  • Christopher Moller Art Gallery
    0.3 miles
  • Labia Theatre
    0.3 miles
  • Lifestyle On Kloof
    0.3 miles
  • South African Museum And Planetarium
    0.5 miles
  • Gardens Shopping Centre
    0.5 miles
  • The Jumu'a Mosque Of Cape Town
    0.5 miles
  • South African Jewish Museum
    0.5 miles
  • MyCiTi Station Gardens
    0.5 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Black Sheep Restaurant
    0.2 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Asoka Bar & Lounge
    0.2 miles
  • Restaurant Nelson's Eye
    0.2 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Mount Nelson Plant Bar
    0.2 miles
  • Restaurant The Stack
    0.2 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Rick's Cafe Americain
    0.4 miles
Top attractions
  • Table Mountain
    1.2 miles
  • V&A Waterfront
    2.3 miles
  • Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens
    3.9 miles
  • World of Birds
    6.4 miles
  • Groot Constantia
    6.6 miles
  • Chapman's Peak
    11.5 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Ocean/Sea Camps Bay Beach
    2.2 miles
  • Ocean/Sea Mouille Point Beach
    2.4 miles
  • Mountain Table Mountain
    2.5 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Broken Bath Beach
    1.8 miles
  • Milton Beach
    1.9 miles
  • Clifton 1st Beach
    1.9 miles
  • Clifton 2nd Beach
    1.9 miles
  • Sunset Beach
    1.9 miles
Closest Airports
  • Cape Town International Airport
    10.9 miles
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Amenities of 5 Camp Street Guesthouse & Self-catering
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Towels/Sheets (extra fee)
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
Outdoors
Sit back and relax
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Barbecue
  • BBQ facilities
  • Patio
  • Garden
Kitchen
Freedom to eat when you want
  • High chair
  • Dining table
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
Extra comfort
  • Socket near the bed
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Clothes rack
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Private entrance
  • Interconnecting room(s) available
  • Fan
  • Ironing facilities
  • Iron
Activities
  • Horseback riding Off-site Additional charge
  • Diving Off-site Additional charge
  • Hiking
  • Canoeing Off-site Additional charge
  • Darts
  • Windsurfing Off-site Additional charge
  • Fishing Off-site Additional charge
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
  • Tennis court Additional charge
Living Area
Space for everyone to be together
  • Dining area
  • Sofa
  • Sitting area
Media & Technology
Fun for everyone under one roof
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • DVD player
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Grocery deliveries Additional charge
  • Snack bar
Internet
WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Secure parking
Transportation
  • Airport drop-off Additional charge
  • Airport pickup Additional charge
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Car rental
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
  • Books, DVDs or music for children
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press Additional charge
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Business center
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
Accessibility
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
Building Characteristics
  • Semi-detached
Outdoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Open all year
  • Opening times
  • All ages welcome
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Plunge pool
Spa
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Spa Additional charge
Miscellaneous
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
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House rules 5 Camp Street Guesthouse & Self-catering takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

2:00 PM - 12:00 AM

You need to let the property know what time you'll be arriving in advance.

Check-out

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to apartment type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 13 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 1 year
Crib by request
Extra bed by request
ZAR 100 per child, per night
2 - 11 years
Extra bed by request
ZAR 100 per child, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Mastercard Visa Diners Club American Express 5 Camp Street Guesthouse & Self-catering accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking

Smoking is not allowed.

Parties

Parties/events are not allowed

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Please let 5 Camp Street Guest house and Self-catering know your expected arrival time at least 3 days in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking or contact the property.

The swimming pool is solar-heated and available for all guests between 10h00 and 18h00.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Please inform 5 Camp Street Guesthouse & Self-catering of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

FAQs about 5 Camp Street Guesthouse & Self-catering

  • 5 Camp Street Guesthouse & Self-catering offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Massage
    • Hiking
    • Diving
    • Tennis court
    • Fishing
    • Canoeing
    • Darts
    • Windsurfing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Horseback riding

  • You can choose from a number of accommodation options at 5 Camp Street Guesthouse & Self-catering (subject to availability) that have:

    • 1 bedroom
    • 2 bedrooms
    • 3 bedrooms

    For more detailed info, check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Check-in at 5 Camp Street Guesthouse & Self-catering is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • 5 Camp Street Guesthouse & Self-catering is 0.9 miles from the center of Cape Town.

  • The prices at 5 Camp Street Guesthouse & Self-catering may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Yes, 5 Camp Street Guesthouse & Self-catering is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • You can choose from a number of accommodation options at 5 Camp Street Guesthouse & Self-catering (subject to availability) that can accommodate:

    • 3 guests
    • 4 guests
    • 6 guests

    For more detailed info, check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.