Comfortable accommodation in the centre of Cape Town at the foot of Table Mountain and close to all amenities. Feel the soul of Cape Town and its metropolitan culture when you stay at Elly Lodge which offers queen and double rooms with en-suite bathroom and shower. Cape Town caters to an international audience which means that you can find just about any food of any culture literally around the corner.
Free Wi-Fi, linen, towels, soap.
The centre of Cape Town is a melting pot of cultures with an influx of residents from neighbouring African countries. Most amenities are within walking distance and walking the streets of Cape Town is an enlivening experience. Capetonians are very friendly people always ready to show you around but beware of the minibus taxis. Rather opt to phone a metred taxi such as Cabs on Call, Dialacab, Cabco or one of the many airport shuttle services should you wish to be taken to the airport.
In Room Facilities:
Queen or Double bed, En-suite bathroom with shower, basin and toilet, free Wi-Fi.
Craft markets, Green Market Square, Green Point Park, The V & A Waterfront, Green Point Sunday Market, Cape Town Aerial Cableway, Robben Island, Shimmy Beach Restaurant and Bar, Night Clubs, Long street is a vibrant party at night. Stroll along there early evening to catch a meal or find a club, or a bar, then take a cab back to the lodge late at night. Retail stores are just up the road. The beach is a mere ten-minute drive away by taxicab. You could also call a tour operator to take you on a tour of Cape Town and the Winelands.
We are close to all the main business and entertainment hubs - Sandton
- Hyde Park - Randburg - Cresta - Monte Casino - The Dome - Rhema
Church & Christ's Embassy Healing Church, Johannesburg Zoo, Brightwater
Commons, (Old Randburg Waterfront) and Randpark Golf Club.
A little further (30 minutes) are Gold Reef City, the Lion Park,
Krugersdorp Game Park, Hartebeespoort/Magaliesberg "Crockodile Ramble"
and Sterkfontein Caves/Maropeng/Cradle of Humankind attractions. Sun
City/Pilanesberg Game Park are 90 minutes drive.
AIRPORT TRANSFER AND OTHER SERVICES:-
If visiting from overseas and travelling around SA you might consider a
3G connection for your laptop - you need to pick it up at the airport -
more info. is available at www.rentafone.net - this is a vodacom service
- very good. OR we have WIFI on site at the Lodge.
GAUTRAIN - There is an Express Train Service between O.R.Tambo
International Airport and Sandton - Suggest you look at
http://www.gautrain.mobi all the details are there.
To us via the Gautrain you go to Sandton and then take their bus to
Brightwater Commons - You can commute to Sandton and Rosebank on these
buses provided you have purchased a Gautrain charge card first.
So no mistakes occur, we don't book transfers or tours on guest's behalf
- please contact one of the following directly.
Car Hire - Economical local Car hire is available from
Tel: +27(0)8676552 Fax +278676553.
Shuttle - Alfred of Stallion Tours and Transfers +27(0)82972 4030 Email
:- firstname.lastname@example.org Tweet
at alfred@stalliontours is very reliable and good for local or airport
pickup (Meet and greet) and tours. They have cars and 10 and 13 Seater
Mini Buses which are ideal for Group transport.
SOWETO Tours - email@example.com ( a fantastic experience) with
Mandy ( a great character born in Soweto) who owns Imbizo Tours - Email
firstname.lastname@example.org Cell +27(0)83 700 9098