Reading House Guest House  Verified Listing

  • Welcome to Reading House Guest House! in Newlands, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
    Welcome to Reading House Guest House!
  • Reading House provides a unique experience to stay in a Cape Victorian styled home.
    Reading House provides a unique experience to stay in a Cape Victorian styled home.
  • Beautiful, quiet and peaceful gardens
    Beautiful, quiet and peaceful gardens
  • Beautiful, quiet and peaceful gardens
    Beautiful, quiet and peaceful gardens
  • Many seating area's around the gardens.
    Many seating area's around the gardens.
  • Beautiful secluded Swimming Pool
    Beautiful secluded Swimming Pool
  • Secluded Swimming Pool
    Secluded Swimming Pool
  • Swimming pool
    Swimming pool
  • Guest lounge
    Guest lounge
  • Reading room
    Reading room
  • Reading room
    Reading room
  • Balcony overlooking Newlands
    Balcony overlooking Newlands
  • Balcony
    Balcony
  • Balcony
    Balcony
  • King room - Kings size extra length bed, couch and table.
    King room - Kings size extra length bed, couch and table.
  • King room
    King room
  • King room
    King room
  • King room en-suite with bath & shower
    King room en-suite with bath & shower
  • King room 2
    King room 2
  • King room 2
    King room 2
  • King room - Included in the room, but behind a discrete room divider is a shower, basin, bath and toilet.
    King room - Included in the room, but behind a discrete room divider is a shower, basin, bath and toilet.
  • Queen room - bedroom with queensize bed, cupboard and dresser
    Queen room - bedroom with queensize bed, cupboard and dresser
  • Queen room -private adjoining bathroom with bath and shower, basin and toilet.
    Queen room -private adjoining bathroom with bath and shower, basin and toilet.
  • Poolside room -The room is spacious.  High ceilings, tiled floors and window are all original and give the bedroom a peaceful ambiance. The toilet and shower is behind the antique bedroom cupboard cupboard.
    Poolside room -The room is spacious. High ceilings, tiled floors and window are all original and give the bedroom a peaceful ambiance. The toilet and shower is behind the antique bedroom cupboard cupboard.
  • Exterior
    Exterior
  • Gardens
    Gardens
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Excellent Rating: 4.7 / 5
Based on 6 verified guest reviews

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Swimming Pool
Balcony
Fan
No smoking
Cleaning service
Breakfast included
Fridge
Oven
Braai Area
Child friendly
Garden
Selected DSTV Channels
Parking on Premises
Concierge
Hairdryer
Serviced Daily
Wheelchair Friendly
Dishwasher
Heater
Shared lounge/TV area
WiFi
Dry cleaning service
Laundry facilities
Spa facilities
Internet access
DVD
Microwave
Stove
24hr Security
Electric Blankets
Mini Bar
Tea and coffee facilities
Built in 1896 by Sir Herbert Baker, this unique heritage Guest House is situated in a quiet street in the beautiful suburb of Newlands, Cape Town. With dramatic views of Table Mountain, Newlands has the highest rainfall in South Africa and so provides a lush environment with large trees and green lawns.
Within a 5 minute walk from the Newlands Cricket and Rugby Stadiums, shopping centers and quick access to the main roads, Reading House is the ideal location for the traveller and business executive who needs convenience and a secure environment.
Let Reading House be your accommodation of choice.
In Room Facilities:
Kings Size Extra Length Bed, Shower, Basin and Toilet, Heated Towel rail,

Area Information:
Newlands Cricket and Rugby Stadiums - 5 minute walk
Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens - 10 minutes by car
Cape Town International Airport - 15 minutes
Lots of Schools - Bishops, Rondebosch, Oakhurst, Groote Schuur, SACS, Hirshel, UCT

Property Facilities:
Breakfast Room, Reading Room, Lounge, quiet garden, pool, parking, tea station.

Attractions:
Cape Town!!
Table Mountain, Robben Island, Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, Shark Diving, Surfing, Hiking, Fishing, Sailing, Wine Tasting, and lots more...

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Extra Info
Property Type Bed and Breakfast, Guest House
Conditions Show
Check-out before 11:30 PM
Cancellation Policy Flexible
Can Be Used For Film Location
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Reviews

Jonathan Caldow
29 November 2019
Excellent location
Fabulous. 4 out of 5
Hanlie Kotze
07 August 2019
So accommodating.
Superb. 5 out of 5
Joe Kotwal
11 September 2018
I had a great stay, comfortable bed, friendly staff and delicious breakfast.
Superb. 5 out of 5
Sue Krige
25 January 2016
Thanks for a lovely stay.
Fabulous. 4 out of 5
Malcolm Vinton
11 January 2016
Thank you for making me feel welcome. Very comfortable and you all were very helpful. Initial problems with gate but that was soon repaired. Would have liked TV in room but did not have time for that. Very convenient location for the cricket. Wishing you all the best.
Superb. 5 out of 5
Lynne and Graham
09 January 2016
A wonderful stay. We were made very welcome and comfortable. Many thanks to Carolyn and Thozama, they are very lovely. We hope to come back again when England are playing cricket.
Superb. 5 out of 5

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