Somerset House

  • Somerset House, 16 Rowan Avenue, Kenilworth, 7708 Cape Town, South Africa - View on map
5.0 /5
Hotel type: Guest accommodation
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Situated 4.2 km from Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden in Cape Town, this villa features a terrace. It provides free private parking. Free WiFi is featured throughout the property.

Somerset House boasts with large entertainment areas, spacious bedrooms on the upper level and a heated pool within a large garden. The kitchen is equipped with a dishwasher and an oven. A flat-screen TV is available.

You can play table tennis at the property, and free use of bicycles is available.

Kenilworth Race Course is 2 km from Somerset House while Table Mountain Aerial Cableway is 17 km away. Long Street is within 13 km from the property and Hout Bay is 12 km away. Cape Town International Airport is 21 km from Somerset House.

Rooms: 1

Important information

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply. Please inform Somerset House in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation. A security deposit of ZAR 20000 is required upon arrival for incidentals. This deposit is fully refundable upon check-out and subject to a damage inspection of the accommodation. Payment before arrival via bank transfer is required. The property will contact you after you book to provide instructions.

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Villa with Private Pool

Food & Drink

Coffee machine, Kitchen, Electric kettle, Toaster, Dishwasher, Tea/Coffee Maker, Stovetop, Refrigerator, Barbecue, Oven, Minibar, Outdoor dining area, Dining area, Microwave, Outdoor furniture, Kitchenware, Dining table


Additional Toilet, Bath or Shower, Bathroom, Bath, Shower

Room Amenities

Iron, Dressing Room, Hardwood/Parquet floors, Desk, Ironing Facilities, Fireplace, Tumble dryer, Carpeted, Fan, Cleaning products, Private entrance, Air conditioning, Private pool, Electric blankets, Heating, Washing Machine, Sofa, Wardrobe/Closet, Seating Area


Video, iPod dock, TV, DVD Player, Game console - Nintendo Wii, Telephone, Blu-ray player, Flat-screen TV, Cable Channels, Satellite Channels


Linen, Towels


Patio, View, Balcony, Terrace, Mountain view, Garden view, Pool view


Upper floors accessible by stairs only

Building characteristics


After booking, all of the hotel’s details, including telephone and email address, are provided in the online booking confirmation, confirmation email.

Facilities of Somerset House


WiFi available in all areas


Table tennis

Pools and wellness

Swimming pool, Outdoor pool (all year)


Car hire, Bikes available (free)

Cleaning services

Daily maid service, Laundry, Ironing service


Air conditioning, Non-smoking throughout, Heating


Free WiFi! WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.


Free parking! Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).

Policies of Somerset House


From 11:00 Until 12:30 hours


From 13:00 Until 14:00 hours

Children and extra beds

Children cannot be accommodated at the hotel.
There is no capacity for extra beds in the room.


Pets are not allowed.

During your stay, pay with

This property only accepts cash payments.

Contact methods

☎ telephone
@ E-mail

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WiFi available in all areas


Table tennis

Pools and wellness

Outdoor pool (all year)
Swimming pool

Cleaning services

Ironing service
Daily maid service

Overall room rating

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