An African Villa

Rated 9.3 in 73 reviews. 13 rooms.


Situated in peaceful Tamboerskloof, this small boutique guest house is 15 minutes’ walk from central Cape Town. It has an outdoor pool and offers free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel.

All guest rooms at An African Villa feature air conditioning, a flat-screen satellite TV and facilities for making hot drinks. Some rooms also have a balcony providing views of Table Mountain.

A full English breakfast is served each morning, along with a selection of fruits and pastries, and there are communal kitchen facilities and an ‘honesty’ fridge. There are numerous restaurants on the famous Kloof Street, 5 minutes’ walk away.

Guests can relax outside on the poolside terrace, or inside in the Villa’s library. District 6 Museum is less than 2 miles away, and it is a 40-minute walk to the V&A Waterfront.

Cape Town International Airport is 19 km away from Hotel African Villa.

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Recommended Nearby

A guide to great places near An African Villa

  1. Puka Cafe

    Best wraps in town and free WiFi. Great juice too!

    92 m from hotel
    Brunswick Rd

  2. Daily Deli

    The pizzas are really good and reasonably priced, made in a woodfired oven

    186 m from hotel
    10-18 Burnside Rd

  3. Beleza

    Peri livers starters are just good. Ronald the chef/owner is the most dangerous looking but the nicest dude to have a drink with.

    231 m from hotel
    Kloofnek Rd.

  4. The Power & The Glory

    Only one tip suffices; tequila.

    240 m from hotel
    Kloof Nek Rd

  5. Rafiki's

    Very cool hangout spot where consumers can grab a bite and drink and play a game of pool and enjoy the views of Cape Town on a rustic balcony which Rafikis are known for.

    265 m from hotel
    First Floor, 13B Kloof Nek Road, Tamboerskloof

  6. Hudsons - The Burger Joint

    Best burgers in town. No doubt.

    427 m from hotel
    69A Kloof Street

  7. Arnolds Restaurant

    Mike breakfast and epic coffee, highly recommended

    430 m from hotel
    60 Kloof St

  8. Van Hunks

    Kloof streets new funky hang out for sure. Great wooden deck for sunny days. Pretty good house wine for only R55 a bottle..!

    488 m from hotel
    Kloof St.

  9. Royale Eatery

    Have a Patron Milkshake!

    0.7 km from hotel
    273 Long St.

  10. Jason Bakery

    Got to have a Madiba Chiabatta. Add it to your to do list. He's 93

    0.8 km from hotel
    185 Bree St

  11. The Company's Garden

    Low budget tip: take out from eastern food bazaar and laze in the gardens. Or takeaway coffee from yourstruly on longstreet and pop through with a book or mailnguardian

    0.9 km from hotel
    Queen Victoria St.

  12. V&A Waterfront

    Alba Lounge above Hillebrand is a hidden gem and Great cocktail spot.

    2.9 km from hotel
    East Pier Rd