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Villa Lion View Private Luxury Retreat in Cape Town provides adults-only accommodations with pool with a view, a garden, and a bar. Featuring free private parking, the 5-star guest house is 5.2 miles from World of Birds. The accommodation features full-day security, luggage storage space, and organizing tours for guests. At the guest house, units have a desk. Every room is equipped with a private bathroom, a safety deposit box, and free Wifi, while certain rooms are equipped with a terrace and some have mountain views. At the guest house, every unit is equipped with air conditioning and a TV. À la carte and continental breakfast options with warm dishes, fresh pastries, and pancakes are available each morning at the guest house. There is a snack bar and lounge. The area is popular for cycling and hiking, and car rental is available at Villa Lion View Private Luxury Retreat. Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden is 5.8 miles from the accommodation, while Chapman's Peak is 11 miles from the property. The nearest airport is Cape Town International Airport, 15 miles from Villa Lion View Private Luxury Retreat.

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

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Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.6)

Breakfast Info

Continental

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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Room Type
Number of guests
 
1 king bed
1 king bed
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Property practices

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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.7
Facilities
9.8
Cleanliness
9.8
Comfort
9.8
Value for money
9.2
Location
9.6
Free Wifi
9.8
High score for Cape Town
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  • C
    Courtney
    United States of America United States of America
    Amazing service and hospitality! The property is gorgeous and exceed luxury expectations.
  • Charles
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    The salt water pool was a high light it was heated. It was a great temperature. Room was large, bathroom very superior, particularly liked the outdoor shower. Elijah and Peter were excellent hosts and nothing was too much trouble.
  • Jok
    Germany Germany
    The Staff and the location exceeded our expectations. We felt in good hands from arrival to departure. The breakfast was delicious and varied. The pool as well as our balcony (from our room) gave a perfect view to the lion's head and parts of the...

Hosted by Villa Lion View

9.7
9.7
Host Review Score
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Villa Lion View
Villa Lion View is uncompromisingly luxurious. Nestled on one of the green hills of Constantia, it boasts uninterrupted panoramic views of the valley and beyond. The Villa itself is the epitome of elegance, featuring ultra-modern design, luxurious fittings and conveniences, and world-class hospitality.
The VILLA LION VIEW is a 5 star Guest House in close proximity to Cape Town and is run by an Austrian family of hoteliers
You’re never more than a few minutes away from the vineyards, beaches, and hustle and bustle of vibrant Cape Town. The Mother City regularly appears at the top of “Best City in the World” lists, and for many good reasons. Nowhere else will you find natural grandeur, picture-perfect destinations, culinary adventures, and urban energy in such close proximity. There is so much to see and do in Cape Town, and we hope you’ll give yourself enough time to revel in it.
Languages spoken: German,English

Area info

Amenities of Villa Lion View Private Luxury Retreat
Great facilities! Review score, 9.8

Most popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Free parking
  • Free Wifi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • BBQ facilities
  • Room service
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
Bathroom
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
    Additional charge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Activities
  • Horseback riding
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Fishing
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
Wifi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
    Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press
    Additional charge
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Adults only
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Outdoor swimming pool
Free!
  • Open all year
  • Pool with view
  • Saltwater pool
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
Spa
  • Full-body massage
  • Hand massage
  • Head massage
  • Couples' massage
  • Foot massage
  • Neck massage
  • Back massage
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Massage
    Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English

House rules

Villa Lion View Private Luxury Retreat takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 3:00 PM to 11:30 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 11:00 AM

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations 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.

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Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Maestro Mastercard Visa Cash Villa Lion View Private Luxury Retreat accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking

Smoking is not allowed.

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 10:00 PM and 6:00 AM.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform Villa Lion View Private Luxury Retreat 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.

Quiet hours are between 22:00:00 and 06:00:00.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

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.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

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.

FAQs about Villa Lion View Private Luxury Retreat

  • Check-in at Villa Lion View Private Luxury Retreat is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Guests staying at Villa Lion View Private Luxury Retreat can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • À la carte

  • Room options at Villa Lion View Private Luxury Retreat include:

    • Double

  • Villa Lion View Private Luxury Retreat is 6.8 miles from the center of Cape Town. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

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

  • The prices at Villa Lion View Private Luxury Retreat may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Villa Lion View Private Luxury Retreat offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Massage
    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Fishing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Neck massage
    • Horseback riding
    • Hand massage
    • Swimming pool
    • Couples' massage
    • Back massage
    • Full-body massage
    • Foot massage
    • Head massage