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Charming Central Flat in a Refurbished Building from 1916

SuperhostCape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Airbnb Plus
Entire flat hosted by Donnetta
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 bathroom
Walk along the colonnaded walkway of one of the oldest blocks of flats in Cape Town. Step inside a petite apartment in a former women's hostel. Smartly updated kitchen and bathroom offer every modern convenience and the bedroom has plenty of storage.
“I am always struck by the peace and quiet in the complex. It is another world behind the white gate away from the hustle and bustle of the city, though the noise of traffic does carry a bit more at night. The layout of the space is quirky, especially the kitchen, and this is due to the original design of the complex where there was a restaurant on site for the ladies.”
“I am always struck by the peace and quiet in the complex. It is another world behind the white gate away from the hustle and bustle of the city, tho…
– Donnetta, your host

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Self check-in
Full kitchen
Washing machine
Bathroom essentials
Bedroom comforts
Coffee maker
Hair dryer
Room-darkening shades


Getting inside

Well-lit path to entrance

Moving around the space

Wide hallways


No stairs or steps to enter

4.82 out of 5 stars from 17 reviews
4.82 (17 reviews)


Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

The apartment is at one end of Long Street, close to the Long Street Baths. There are plenty of pubs, coffee houses, and restaurants close by, and it's an easy walk to Kloof Street. A stop for the MyCiti bus stop is right there.

Top places nearby

The Company's Garden Restaurant
The Company's Garden
District Six Museum

Distance from Cape Town International Airport

18 mins by car without traffic

Hosted by Donnetta

Joined in February 2015
  • 99 Reviews
  • Identity verified
  • Superhost
I am a retired Irish lady enjoying life and enjoying meeting people.
During your stay
Your host won’t be on the property but they’ll be available for anything you need during your stay.
Donnetta is a Superhost
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  • Response rate: 100%
  • Response time: within an hour

Things to know

House rules
Check-in: After 14:00
Check out: 10:00
Self check-in with lockbox
Not suitable for children and infants
No smoking
No pets
Health & safety
Airbnb's social distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm