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Hotel Description

4-star Tuscan guest house near Newlands Brewery

In shopping district

Within a 10-minute walk of this Claremont guesthouse, you'll find Newlands Brewery and Newlands Cricket Ground. Newlands Stadium and Cavendish Square are also within half a mile (1 km).

Free perks

This guesthouse features a restaurant, a seasonal outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, free WiFi in public areas, and airport shuttle. Enjoy the a rooftop terrace and free perks like English breakfast and free self parking.

Free WiFi, kitchenettes

The 8 soundproofed guestrooms offer free WiFi and comfy beds. Other amenities include kitchenettes, dining areas, and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels.

Floral Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
$119* Per night/room May 11 - May 12

Ethnic Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Mountain View Room

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Blue Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Garden Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

River Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Property Features

Along with a restaurant, there's a snack bar/deli on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is served daily, and guests can also enjoy a free manager's reception. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. Business amenities include a business center and limo/town car service. A seasonal outdoor pool, a rooftop terrace, and tour/ticket assistance are also featured at the business-friendly Riversong Guest House. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and an area shuttle are available for a fee. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. This 4-star Cape Town guesthouse is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 8 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Built in 1998
  • English breakfast (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Manager's reception (free)
  • Deli
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Terrace on the roof
  • Cabanas by the pool (free)
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Business facilities
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Garden
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Onsite shopping
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Separate dining area
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Parking (limited spaces) , Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Airport: Cape Town Intl. Airport (CPT) (18.1 km / 11.2 mi)
  • Train station: Cape Town Station (9.5 km / 5.9 mi)
  • Metro station: Newlands Station (0.5 km / 0.3 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle, area shuttle, and shopping center shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Riversong Guest House offers 8 accommodations with minibars and safes. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Tempur-Pedic beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and down comforters. Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels and first-run movies. Accommodations at this 4-star guesthouse have kitchenettes with refrigerators, microwaves, separate dining areas, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include bathrobes, slippers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Cape Town guesthouse provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and ceiling fans. In-room massages, hypo-allergenic bedding, and irons/ironing boards can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room kitchenette
  • Dining room
  • Tempur-Pedic beds
  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • First-run movies
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Egyptian cotton linens
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Down blanket
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Ceiling fan
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor

Food & Drink

Guests are served free English breakfast daily from 6 AM to 10:30 AM. The guesthouse hosts a free manager's reception on select days.

Riversong Guest House has a restaurant on site.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the guesthouse include a seasonal outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Water skiing nearby
  • Safari nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Rock climbing nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby

Spa Services

  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Massages
  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair accessible parking

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 12:30 AM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 7 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Guests arriving after 7 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards. This property advises that enhanced cleaning measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Staffed front desk
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No elevators
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 450 per person (one way)
  • Late check-out fee: ZAR 150 (subject to availability)
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for an additional fee

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Riversong Cape Town
  • Riversong Guest House
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You should know

  • Riversong Guest House offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 72 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details.
  • Reservations are needed for massage services. For reservations, contact the guesthouse before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.

National Rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.

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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.