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Luxury self catering apartments with views - 1604 Carwright's Corner

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,119 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 10 nights

Overview

Description

1604 Carwright's Corner

This luxury, spacious 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom (full en suite with bath and shower and second bathroom with large shower), corner unit is on the 16th floor with panoramic views of Table Mountain.

The fully equipped kitchen has all the appliances for self-catering, the bedrooms have King size extra length beds and the lounge has ceiling-to-floor windows and Juliette balcony from which the views can be enjoyed and a flat screen TV with satellite and surround sound.

There is a bureau with broadband internet (Wifi) connection and dining facilities for 4 people.

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About the property

Luxury apartments

Self Catering Apartment Accommodation in Cape Town City Bowl, Western Cape, South Africa, close to the V&A Waterfront, Kloof street restaurants, parliament, museums and the company gardens. Stone throw away from the Cape Town International Convention Centre.

The Two Oceans Aquarium as well as boat / marine slipway located at the V & A Waterfront. Sight seeing boat trips and the Robben Island ferry can be booked from the Clock tower daily.

The apartments have fully equipped kitchens with dishwasher, washing machine, microwave etc. Flat screen television with DStv (compact bouquet) in the lounge and FREE WIFI, uncapped is available.. Gym facilities and swimming pool are located in the building as well as private secure parking bays. 1 allocated parking bay per apartment at no cost. Private entrance with 24hr security on duty.

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Owner
Steve
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, dutch, Afrikaans
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 24, 2017

About Steve

My son is actually the owner, I look after the apartment for him. Senior Citizen, 70+. Maritime background with plenty of traveling since early 1960's

Grew up in The Netherlands.

Steve purchased this apartment in 2008

Why Steve chose Cape Town

First visited Cape Town in 1964, and finally settled here in 1994. It's the sight of Table Mountain, and the history of South Africa that made me decide to settle here.

What makes this apartment unique

It's the view, Robben Island and The Lion.

The apartment is highly suitable for couples and singles,

Available Rentals

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Notes

Rates are subject to change without notice.
For bookings of 7 nights and more discounts are applicable , please enquire owner.

Cancellation Policy.
From 60 days plus, forfeits 25% of deposit (i.e. 12.5% of total price)
From 30 to 60 days, forfeits 50% of deposit (i.e. 25% of total price)
and less than 30days, forfeits the full deposit.


Amenities

Greenmarket Square Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 16
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1119 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Mountain
  • Town
Theme:
  • Family
  • Luxury
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Elevator ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Safe
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • En Suite Bathroom - toilet , tub , shower , Full luxurios bathroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Luxurios bathroom
  • Stunning modern bathrooms.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , 1 baby crib , Extra length King Size Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , Extra length King Size Bed or 2 singles.
  • Spacious bedrooms with Panoramic views of Table Mountain and the city. Full en-suite bathroom with bath and shower, 2nd bathroom with large shower, plenty of built in cupboards.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Indoor Pool
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The balcony is a Juliette type. The Safe is laptop size Free Wifi, Uncapped. 1 allocated parking bay in the basement of the building , no charge. Only Visa or Master credit cards acceptable.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
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average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews
5

Beautiful city view, modern/clean/quiet flat

  • 5 of 5

Karen and Steve are wonderful hosts - professional, accommodating, and communicative. Their flat has a nice layout, with a spacious living room area and kitchen with a bar that extends to the dining area, and two bedrooms and two bathrooms on opposite sides for privacy. We are a family of 4 from Washington DC, with two kids ages 8&5, and it was a perfect space for us. Didn't hear a peep from neighbors, and it's even quiet from bedroom to bedroom. Decorations and furniture are modern, clean, and simple, with plenty of room to put your belongings. The building's security is 24/7 and we had no problem coming or going; a key card is needed to access the floors via the elevator, so the flat was extremely secure. There is a pool and exercise room, but the pool was unfortuntely closed due to water restrictions. One of the major selling points of this flat is the view - with huge bay windows in the living room, you can see Table Mountain right in front of you, see the fog dripping over the top, it was just breathtaking. Amazing that we got to stare at such an incredible view every day for a whole week. The city center is a little dicey at night, but it's just a short walk to the Garden District which is a beautiful pedestrian-only area with an outdoor restaurant, gardens, fountains, statues, museum, and just a lovely place to take a stroll or spend the day. Plenty of small stores nearby for groceries and beverages. Every time we called an uber cab out front it arrived within a matter of seconds. Steve greeted us upon arrival and gave us a tour of the flat. Karen meet us at our departure time of our choosing. We contacted them once mid-week to request additional WIFI credits and they responded within an hour. I can't recommend this apartment more - it was a pleasure to stay there and was instrumental in contributing to our amazing week stay in Cape Town.

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Mandi. It was our pleasure hosting you and your family. After check-in a time for us to relax, knowing our apartment was in good hands. Shortly after you left we did introduce Free, Uncapped Wifi. No more running out of data, and paying for top-ups. Welcome back any time. Steve
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5

Million Dollar View and Accommodations in the City

  • 5 of 5

I can't say enough great things about this exquisite apartment in the Central Bowl of Cape Town. The location is extremely convenient and if you want a million dollar view, you've come to the right place. Imagine panorama views of Table Mountain, Lion's Head, Signal Hill and Robben Island on a clear day. The apartment is incredibly well appointed and the beds are very comfortable. There are two bathrooms and a large great room with a dining table and comfortable couches and a flat screen. The building is very secure and there are several grocery stores within walking distance. Uber has a very convenient place to park for pick up and we had no trouble getting around. Steve keeps in close touch to make sure you have everything you need to make your stay comfortable. I would also recommend getting a tour guide/driver to take you to the wine region and around Cape Hope. We hit the jackpot with our guide Gavin Clayton who went so out of his way to show us the beauty and history of Cape Town and the surrounding environs. You can reach him at #27 73 155 1225. He had room for all five of us and is a charming person and will make your stay unforgettable.

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We must thank Suzanne and her family for being a hosts' dream, to the point, easy to communicate with and always on time. The apartment was left in a very clean and tidy condition. The perfect guests. Welcome back any time.
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5

Amazing view and wonderful apartment

  • 5 of 5

Beter then any hotel in Cape Town. Very clean and high quality, from the separate airco to the Beds, the TV, the fridge etc. Amazing view on Table Mountain. Owner Steve is very friendly and allways responding to any question. My wife and I felt very secured (24/7 security). All exitement in Cape Town on walking distance. If we return for a holiday we will book here again!

  • Submitted: Jan 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Middle of the city -Amazing view of Table Mountain

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely stay for two weeks with our 2 month old daughter.

The listing description and photos are accurate and the property was clean and well-maintained.

The owner provided good customer service and I would recommend this property to a friend or relative.

We walked to most of the places we wanted to go and used the MyCiti bus for longer trips. We walked to the Company Gardens and the Cape Town Waterfront.

We ate at Fork, Addis in the Cape and Hudson's.

We went to the Sea Point Promenade and also ate at Moyo in Kirstenbosch.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful apartment

  • 5 of 5

Stayed here 8 nights with my daughter and her friend (3 females). Security was a big issue and in this apartment, we felt so safe and secure!! Great location!! Close to all we wanted to do and cheap taxi ride to the V&A waterfront. We walked to so many things. Markets, resturants, museums, the gardens. Not too mention the beautiful view of the city and Table Mountain! Check in and out was simple. I would definitely recommend this apartment!!

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Barbara, It was our pleasure to host you and the girls. Kind regards, Steve
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Cairo, Egypt
5

Amazing experience for young families

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this gorgeous apartment for 2 nights. We have young kids, ages 4 and 8. It was perfectly laid out so all of us had space to be together and space for separation. The views are beautiful, the furniture lovely, the kitchen had full functionality and the location is outstanding. We easily walked up to the gardens to let the kids run wild and getting to the V&A waterfront was incredibly simple. We plan on coming back soon and would highly recommend this apartment to anyone else looking for accomodation in Cape Town. Exceptional value for the cost and the management team that assisted at check-in and check-out were efficient and very friendly.

  • Submitted: Apr 16, 2013
  • Stayed: Apr 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
Cape Town International
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Kilometres
Long Street area
Nearest Ferry
1.5 Kilometres
V&A Waterfront for Robben Island
Nearest Golf
3 Kilometres
Cape Metropolitan
Nearest Train
0.5 Kilometres
Cape Town Central
Nearest Motorway
1 Kilometres
N2 Strand Street
Nearest Beach
5 Kilometres
Camps Bay/Clifton
Car: not necessary

Self catering accommodation, Western Cape, Cape Town, City Bowl.

The Western Cape is one of the most attractive parts of South Africa for international travelers. From historic wine lands and beaches to Table Mountain the landscape and scenery of the Cape is spectacular.

This includes its own floral kingdom, the Fynbos, which is one of the world's smallest yet most diverse floral kingdoms and is home to the national flower, the Protea. In particular what makes the Cape so attractive is its beautiful long warm summer days (making it a perfect escape from the European winter) and the tremendous diversity of activities that you can indulge in while on holiday.

Cape Town / Cape Town CBD area

Nestled under Table Mountain and with panoramic views of Devils Peak and Signal Hill the Cape Town City Bowl is at the heart of everything that the Western Cape has to offer. It is the historic and cultural centre of the region.

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