|Jardin d'ébène is an old Cape Dutch homestead that has been meticulously refurbished and decorated by the owners, in a refined contemporay african style. This Boutique Guesthouse is situated in the heart of the city bowl, right below Table Mountain. The ideal starting point for an exploration of Cape Town.|
All five rooms have their own luxurious en-suite bathrooms.
The en-suites are all uniquely designed adding flair and character to the rooms.
the rooms are decorated in a style that is modern yet reminiscent of colonial Africa. There is a tranquil ambiance drifting soothingly trough the bedrooms.
The tranquil grounds boast a relaxing day-bed nestled in the garden. As well as a plunge pool and sundeck with breathtaking views of Lions Head.
Unwind and restore your soul on our verandah with a sundowner or perhaps a hand-picked selection of the choicest local wines.
Or savour an aperitif beside the cosy, romantic fireplace.
The guesthouse is in walking distance from a wealth of restaurants in and around Kloof Street, and the vibrant city centre.
Adventurous spirits will be a short 10 minutes drive away from the beautiful Clifton Beaches. De Waterkant village, with its medley of sophisticated Boutiques and restaurants, is a "must see" for the Bohemian at heart.
It is also within a 20 minute drive from the airport and 10 minutes from the V&A Waterfront shopping precinct and the Cape Town International Convention Centre.
Attractions / Things to do
|5 min. drive to the cable car station of Table Mountain. Hiking trail up to the mountain "Platte Klip", 15 min. walk to Long Street (Green Market Square), 10 min. drive to Camps Bay and Clifton Beaches |
|Services / Facilities|
|Standard rooms do have; |
- queen size bed
- extra length queen size bed
- open bathroom with double shower and toilet
- air-conditioning (1 room)
- colonial ceiling fan
- wooden flooring
- back garden view onto our lemon & olive tree
Luxury rooms do have;
- extra length king size bed (the "Buffalo" room offers a TWIN bed facility)
- open bathroom with double shower or open plan bath in the room "Elephant" room or large bathroom with
bath & shower "Zebra"
- air conditioning or comfort cooling/heating
- colonial ceiling fan (in "Buffalo" room)
- wooden flooring
- fireplace (Zebra & Elephant)
- back garden view or garden view
ALL our rooms feature the following:
- ADSL wireless internet connection
- fluffy gowns & slippers
- "Charlotte Rhys" bath accessories
- - pure cotton linen
- beach towels on request
- international dial telephone
- security safe
- magazines and city guide & map
Laundry service, beach towels on request, plunge pool, fax facilities are available and satellite DSTV is provided in the lounge area.
Airport transfers by arrangement
R240.00 (per trip for 2 people, more on request)
1 October 2010 - 31 March 2011
Standard: R1050 - R1150
1 April 2011 - 30 April 2011
Standard: R990 - R1050
1 May 2010 - 30 September 2011
Standard: R750 - R850
1 October 2011 - 23 December 2011
Standard: R1050 - R1150
24 December 2011 - 31 March 2012
Standard: R1100 - R1200
Our rates are per room per night, quoted in South African Rand (ZAR)including our sumptuous cold & warm breakfast (which is served until 10:30),taxes & complementary 24h ADSL wireless internet connection,"Welcome" drink
and tea or coffee in the afternoon on request.
Fresh drinks are available all day long.
|Directions from Port Elizabeth, the Garden Route via Somerset West, and Cape Town International Airport:|
Take the N2 - City
Driving towards the mountain, take the M3 - Cableway offramp
Get onto De Waal Drive - left lane
Take the Oranjezicht offramp to the left
At the T-junction, turn left into Upper Orange Street
Turn right at the park into Camp Street
At the T-junction, turn left into Kloof Nek Road
Take the first right into Warren Street
Directions from Paarl on the N1 via the V&A Waterfront:
Follow the N1 toward the mountain
At the entrance to the Waterfront, the N1 becomes Buitengracht, and later, Kloof Nek Road.
Continue straight toward the mountain and turn right into Warren Street