Sonnekus Guest House

Sonnekus Guest House

Guest house

88 Main Road, St. James, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

ExcellentBased on 188 reviews


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About Sonnekus Guest House

Opened in 1926, Sonnekus Guest House Cape Town is located in Cape Town and offers free Wi-Fi, babysitting/child services and an express check-in and check-out feature. It is ideally positioned for gue...

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To Downtown13.4 mi


Check-in time2:00 PM
Check-out time11:30 AM
InternetWi-Fi available in all areas
Payment & CancellationPolicies vary by room type and provider.
Front desk number+27 217 882 992

Amenities at Sonnekus Guest House

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


  • Electric blankets
  • Electric kettle
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Extra-long beds (> 2 meters)
  • Family rooms
  • Fan
  • Feather pillow
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Garden view
  • Smoke alarms
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • CCTV outside property
  • No smoking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Landmark view
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Express check-out
  • Hairdryer
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Mountain view
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Free parking
  • Pool towels
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • Designated smoking area
  • Storage available
  • Quiet street view
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Increased accessibility
  • Beach towels
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Safety deposit box
  • Fireplace
  • Sea view
  • Seating area
  • Shampoo
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Adapted bath
  • Adapter
  • First-aid kit
  • Socket near the bed
  • Balcony
  • Bathtub
  • Spa bath
  • Body soap
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Telephone
  • Kettle
  • Carpeted
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Trash cans
  • TV
  • Conditioner
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Desk
  • Walk-in shower
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Beach access
  • Bicycle rental
  • Fishing
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Golf
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Scuba diving
  • Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Horse riding
  • Water park
  • Windsurfing
  • Outdoor tennis
  • Hiking


  • Babysitting or child care
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Concierge service
  • Laundry service
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Tour desk
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Key access
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Ticket service

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Reviews for Sonnekus Guest House

ExcellentBased on 188 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Exceptional breakfast and great views (in 12 reviews)
  • Excellent location and breakfast was exceptional. (in 12 reviews)
  • Warm welcome and nice big room (in 11 reviews)

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Where is Sonnekus Guest House

Most Popular Landmarks

Fish Hoek Beach1.7 mi
Llandudno Beach10.2 mi
Newlands Cricket Ground10.2 mi
Table Mountain11.2 mi
Camps Bay Beach12.6 mi
South African National Gallery13.4 mi

Getting Around

Cape Town Bakoven Susan 111.7 mi
Cape Town Intercape Depot12.3 mi
Cape Town Quebec 112.3 mi
Cape Town Train Station13.8 mi
Cape Town Cape Town, Wc13.8 mi
Cape Town Central Station13.8 mi

FAQs when booking at Sonnekus Guest House

Is pricing at Sonnekus Guest House comparable to 4 star hotels in Cape Town?

Sonnekus Guest House is generally less than the average price of 4 stars hotels in Cape Town. On average, you can expect to pay $141 per night in Cape Town. Sonnekus Guest House will run you $82 per night, which is 42% cheaper than the Cape Town average.

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

With no traffic, the 13.1 mi drive between Sonnekus Guest House and Cape Town Intl Airport (the nearest airport) will generally only take about 0h 26m. If you’re staying in a metropolitan area, you may see your drive time increase due to busy roads.

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

Sonnekus Guest House has parking for hotel guests so for most visitors spending time in Cape Town, renting a car for around $32/day may be the best option. This will give you the ability to get to and from Cape Town Intl Airport, and also give you the flexibility to get around the area. 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.

How close is Sonnekus Guest House from the Cape Town city center?

Sonnekus Guest House is 1.9 mi away from the center of Muizenberg, Cape Town. Consider visiting Newlands Cricket Ground, a popular landmark that can be accessed from Sonnekus Guest House by various forms of transportation.

What is the Sonnekus Guest House phone number?

The best way to contact Sonnekus Guest House is by calling +27 217 882 992.

Does Sonnekus Guest House have Wi-Fi available?

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

What is the check-out time at Sonnekus Guest House?

11:30 AM is the check-out time at Sonnekus Guest House. Late check-out may be available, but needs to be agreed with the hotel.

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

On average, guests have been paying $82 per night to stay at Sonnekus Guest House. Some users have found rooms as low as $42 per night. Enter your dates in the form above to see the price rates available for your stay.

Does Sonnekus Guest House have a laundry service?

If you need to have clothes washed during your stay, you can take advantage of the laundry facilities and service at Sonnekus Guest House. There are irons (and ironing boards) at the property too.