Derwent House

Derwent House

Guest house

14 Derwent Road, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

ExcellentBased on 52 reviews


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About Derwent House

Ideally located in Cape Town, Derwent House Cape Town offers charming accommodation an easy drive from Parliament of South Africa and Table Mountain. It provides a Jacuzzi, an outdoor pool and complim...

Good to Know

To Downtown2.2 mi
Nearest airportCape Town Intl
Distance to airport11.7 mi


Check-in time2:00 PM
Check-out time11:00 AM
InternetWi-Fi available in all areas
Payment & CancellationPolicies vary by room type and provider.
Front desk number+27 214 222 763

Amenities at Derwent House

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


  • Computer use available
  • Wine glasses
  • Electric blankets
  • Electric kettle
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Extra-long beds (> 2 meters)
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Garden view
  • Room service
  • Smoke alarms
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Hot tub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Kitchenware
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Landmark view
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Hairdryer
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Mountain view
  • Air-conditioned
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Outdoor dining area
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Free parking
  • Pool towels
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Pool view
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • Kitchen
  • 24hr front desk
  • Designated smoking area
  • Kitchenette
  • Storage available
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Safety deposit box
  • Seating area
  • Shampoo
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Shower
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Shower cap
  • Oven
  • Adapter
  • Slippers
  • First-aid kit
  • Smartphone
  • Microwave
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa
  • Alarm clock
  • Sofa bed
  • Balcony
  • Bathtub
  • Blu-ray player
  • Stovetop
  • Body soap
  • Bottle of water
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Telephone
  • Kettle
  • Carpeted
  • CD player
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Safe
  • City view
  • Cleaning products
  • Tablet
  • Coffee machine
  • TV
  • Conditioner
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Desk
  • Dining area
  • Dining table
  • Walk-in shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Washing machine
  • DVD player


  • Hiking
  • Massage


  • Car rental
  • Wake-up service
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Concierge service
  • Laundry service
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Ticket service

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Reviews for Derwent House

ExcellentBased on 52 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • The staff was fantastic! (in 36 reviews)
  • The staff is exceptionally helpful. (in 34 reviews)
  • "Excellent service, breakfast, common area and location!" (in 14 reviews)
Cons -
  • Double bed was on the small side and bathroom was a closet. (in 1 review)
  • Double bed was on the small side and bathroom was a closet. (in 1 review)

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Where is Derwent House

Most Popular Landmarks

South African National Gallery0.8 mi
The Company's Garden0.8 mi
Castle of Good Hope1.4 mi
Cape Quarter1.5 mi
Milton Beach1.7 mi
Green Point Market1.9 mi

Getting Around

Cape Town Train Station1.4 mi
Cape Town Cape Town, Wc1.4 mi
Cape Town Central Station1.5 mi
Cape Town Quebec 11.9 mi
Cape Town Intercape Depot10.8 mi
Cape Town Durbanville16.0 mi

FAQs when booking at Derwent House

How close is Derwent House to the nearest airport, Cape Town Intl Airport?

There are 11.7 mi between the closest airport, Cape Town Intl Airport, and Derwent House. The drive to the airport from the hotel should take you 0h 23m with a normal traffic flow. It’s important to take high traffic times into consideration, especially in metropolitan areas.

What is the best way for guests to get from Cape Town Intl Airport to Derwent House?

Getting from Cape Town Intl Airport to Derwent House can be as easy as renting a car at the airport’s rental desk for, on average, $45/day in Cape Town. Luckily, Derwent House has parking on site for guests who choose this method of transportation. One of the more popular options today is to take a taxi or ridesharing service directly from Cape Town Intl Airport to the hotel. This option is often cost effective, but guests must keep a lookout for peak time rates.

Is there a pool at Derwent House?

Yes, Derwent House has a pool for hotel guests. Generally, hotel pools have opening and closing times so be sure to speak to the front desk before using the pool.

How close is Derwent House from the Cape Town city center?

Derwent House is 0.2 mi away from the center of Gardens, Cape Town. Consider visiting Newlands Cricket Ground, a popular landmark that can be accessed from Derwent House by various forms of transportation.

What is the Derwent House phone number?

You can reach the front desk of Derwent House at +27 214 222 763.

Does Derwent House have Wi-Fi available?

Yes, Derwent House has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

What is the check-out time at Derwent House?

Derwent House has a normal check-in time of after 2:00 PM, and check-out time of before 11:00 AM.

How much does it cost to stay at Derwent House, Cape Town?

A good deal at Derwent House right now is between $128 and $159 per night. Prices change based on dates and room type, so enter your requirements in the form above to see the best deals currently available.

Does Derwent House have a laundry service?

There’s a laundry service at Derwent House that can be used by guests. The property also has irons and ironing boards available for guest use.

How far is Derwent House from South African National Gallery?

South African National Gallery in Cape Town is 1 mi away from Derwent House.

Is Derwent House close to Sea Point Pavilion?

The distance from Derwent House to Sea Point Pavilion is 2 mi.