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FABULOUS 1-BEDROOM DE WATERKANT APARTMENT

Jenny Andersen

Advertiser since: 2012
Speaks: english
Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 nights

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Jenny Andersen

Advertiser since: 2012
Speaks: english
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FABULOUS 1-BEDROOM DE WATERKANT APARTMENT

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

De Waterkant Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Lovely 1-Bedroom 5th Floor Apartment with Large Balcony in Fantastic Location

This fabulous apartment has been newly transformed to take full advantage of the lovely light and views from the 5th floor.

Facing north, this private apartment in The Rockwell is protected from the Cape Town winds and is lovely and sunny in winter, yet cool and eternally liveable in the summer. With a Balinese daybed and a coffee table outside, this apartment is all about making the most of Cape Town and the outdoors.

The air-conditioned interior in shades of white and green is cool and crisp and beautifully complements the Rockwell’s 1900s New York inspired architecture. The clean design makes full use of the interior space and flows easily on to the balcony area. You're above the roofline and there are lovely views across the De Waterkant area to the harbour and Cape Town Stadium.

There is a full kitchen and a washer and dryer to provide all the conveniences of home. The apartment also has an espresso machine and an ipod/iphone/ipad docking station.

The Rockwell complex was inspired by the early 1900s architecture of Manhattan, and is surrounded by delightful sidewalk restaurants, bars, art galleries and quaint boutique shops. The complex has a stunning seven story interior atrium and luxurious fittings throughout. It also boasts a gym and an indoor, heated pool.

De Waterkant is the trendiest neighbourhood in Cape Town and one of the most exclusive. The apartment enjoys an enviable location in the heart of the city without actually being in the CBD. From the apartment, you can easily walk to most major attractions of Cape Town. The CBD is just a couple of blocks, The V&A Waterfront (shops, restaurants, bars, coffee shops and Robben Island) is only minutes away, and there's an excellent supermarket across the road.

The CTICC (Convention Centre) is nearby. You can easily walk to the new Cape Town Stadium and Cape Quarter’s lively restaurant and café scene is just one block away.

If you have a car, the apartment has an assigned, underground secure car parking space with lift access into the building. Security is of the highest standard at the Rockwell with 24hr security and a 24hr staffed front desk.

I've bought and registered a mobile broadband USB stick (dongle) and 2 local Sim cards (1 normal and 1 microsim). You're welcome to use these while you're in Cape Town. I've done all the paperwork, so you'd just need to buy airtime and/or data (at any supermarket, petrol station etc). You'll be able to use these on your smartphone, laptop or tablet. I'll give you all the details so you can let family and friends know how to contact you and plan ahead.

Alternatively, internet can be accessed in the apartment through (paid) public wifi hotspots. If you're going elsewhere in South Africa, a cheaper and faster option would be to get a local sim card (less than $1) and load data onto that for your smartphone or unlocked dongle. I can help you work out what option is best for you, and let you know how to organise. It's a simple process.

Additionally, many of the cafes nearby offer free wifi with a purchase, and there are loads of internet cafes in town (yes they still exist here!) that charge R5/hr.

The apartment is privately owned and is managed by a high-end corporate agency who only deal with luxury rentals. They will meet all guests on arrival at The Rockwell and do all possible to ensure your stay in Cape Town is amazing. They also provide a complimentary weekly housekeeping service.

I'm more than happy to offer guests tips on the area and can recommend some amazing restaurants (that you'll need to book ahead for).

* Please note that this is a private apartment in The Rockwell building and is not part of the excellent Rockwell All Suites Hotel & Apartments. As a private resident you are invited to use the pool, gym and restaurant and bar, but bills cannot be charged to the room.

Services like room service, a daily maid service, bellboy and luggage storage are for hotel guests only.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
Jenny Andersen (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2012
Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

Very nice apartment, great location and friendly to deal with. Had a great stay in Cape Town and would definitely stay here again / recommend to a friend.



Awesome place! Loved it, thanks so much for all the tips and making it so easy!
Oct 2014
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Why HomeAway

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

Fabulous 1-Bedroom De Waterkant Apartment
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews
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Fabulous 1-Bedroom De Waterkant Apartment
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De Waterkant City Bowl Cape Town
5

Great place in a fab location!

  • 5 of 5
We stayed here for 4 nights in August. We really loved the neighborhood and felt like we were so lucky to have found it! It is a relatively small place but it has everything you need- kitchen, comfortable bed, clean bathroom, and a balcony to look out over Cape Town. We felt 100% safe, and centrally located. The Turkish restaurant across the street (Anatoli) was delicious and a great bargain!
  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fabulous 1-Bedroom De Waterkant Apartment
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De Waterkant City Bowl Cape Town
5

Perfectly located apartment in Central Cape Town

  • 5 of 5
The apartment was everything I could have wanted with all modern amenities, but the stand out feature is Jenny the owner who was on hand for advice and guidance to ensure your stay is wonderful.
The location is fantastic with great restaurants within walking distance, and minutes from down town, the Water Front and Sea Point. I without question would stay here again when next in Cape Town, and for anyone wishing for a central, good value apartment with all amenities, this is a great choice

Ian
  • Submitted: May 20, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway

Map

Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
Cape Town International Airport
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Cape Quarter Restaurant Precinct - across the road
Nearest Ferry
1.4 Kilometres
Robben Island Ferry
Nearest Golf
1.8 Kilometres
Metropolitan Golf Club
Nearest Train
1.8 Kilometres
Cape Town Train Station
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Cape Quarter Restaurant Precinct - across the road
Nearest Beach
7 Kilometres
Nearest Fab Beach is Clifton (Sea Point is 3km)

De Waterkant is one of the trendiest and most exclusive neighbourhoods in Cape Town. The apartment enjoys an enviable location in the heart of the city without actually being in the CBD (which virtually closes down on weekends). From the apartment, you can easily walk to most major attractions of Cape Town. The CBD is just a couple of blocks, The V&A Waterfront (shops, restaurants, bars, coffee shops and Robben Island) is only minutes away, and there's an excellent supermarket across the road.

The CTICC (Convention Centre) is nearby. You can easily walk to the new Cape Town Stadium and Cape Quarter’s lively restaurant and café scene is just one block away.

If you have a car, the apartment has an assigned, underground secure car parking space with lift access into the building. Security is of the highest standard at the Rockwell with 24hr security and a 24hr staffed front desk.

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Rates & Availability

From ZAR1,000 Per night

De Waterkant Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
ZAR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Xmas 2015
Dec 13 2014 - Jan 11 2015
5 night minimum stay
ZAR1,600
ZAR10,500
ZAR24,000
 
 
Summer 2015
Jan 12 2015 - Apr 30 2015
5 night minimum stay
ZAR1,300
ZAR8,500
ZAR20,000
 
 
Winter 2015
May 1 2015 - Sep 30 2015
5 night minimum stay
ZAR1,000
ZAR6,500
ZAR16,500
 
 
Summer Season 2015
Oct 1 2015 - Dec 11 2015
5 night minimum stay
ZAR1,300
ZAR8,500
ZAR20,000
 
 
Xmas 2015
Dec 12 2015 - Jan 9 2016
5 night minimum stay
ZAR1,650
ZAR11,000
ZAR25,000
 
 
summer 2016
Jan 10 2016 - Apr 30 2016
5 night minimum stay
ZAR1,350
ZAR9,000
ZAR21,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Notes Rental includes complimentary weekly housekeeping. Extra housekeeping can be arranged at R250 per session.
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Amenities

De Waterkant Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 57 m²
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • The bathroom has a bath and shower (over bath)
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • The bedroom has has a fantastically comfortable queen bed, quality linens, robes, dresser, built-in wardrobe and a separate air-con unit.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • swimming
Notes:
* Weekly housekeeping is complimentary. * I have bought and registered a 3G WiFi modem (up to 5 devices) that you're welcome to use during your stay. Just add your own data. Full details provided for guests. * I respectfully ask all guests not to smoke indoors. Please use the balcony and the ashtray provided. * There are recycling bins in the refuse room outside the apartment for your convenience. * Please note that this is a private apartment in The Rockwell building and is not part of the excellent Rockwell All Suites Hotel & Apartments. As a private resident you are invited to use the pool, gym and restaurant and bar, but bills cannot be charged to the room. Services like room service, a daily maid service, bellboy and luggage storage are for hotel guests only.

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