The Clarendon Fresnaye
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The Clarendon Fresnaye

Cape Town, South Africa

The Clarendon Fresnaye runs along the slopes of Cape Town’s Lions Head. This 4 star property caters well to both families and couples. This beautiful manor house was once owned by the governor of The Cape and also the Earl of Clarendon, the décor is a mix of traditional fabrics and modern touches.  The dining area leads onto a covered patio, from which the staircase leads into the garden. This little gem has rolling green lawns and two sparkling swimming pools set in tranquil gardens, a perfect spot to enjoy the best of Cape Town of what has to offer.

You will only be a few minutes drive from the V & A Waterfront, Table Mountain as well as the Camps Bay and Clifton beaches. The nearby suburb has Soho-inspired shops and restaurants from where you can enjoy a cocktail and watch the world go by.

The 15 light and spacious rooms with en-suite bathrooms are made up of 2 family, 5 superior and 8 standard rooms which overlook the gardens and mountain side, equipped with Wi-Fi connectivity, digital safes, air conditioning, mini bars, flat screen satellite televisions and coffee and tea making facilities. Complimentary afternoon teas & coffees are served in the main area. All rooms can be set up with either twin or king size beds.

Accommodation Reviews

A beautiful room (No.2) and Emmy’s welcome and attentive service made this a lovely place to stay. Delicious afternoon tea!

G. Powell
February 2, 2015

Staff very helpful and friendly.

R Doig
January 12, 2014

Fantastic owner/manager and staff. Very personable and attentive with 3 excellent recommendations for meals out. Always there with tea/coffee and cake whenever we came in late pm/evening.

S Woodhouse
October 26, 2013

The managers at the Clarendon deserves special mention – superb recommendations for dinner and she even brought us early morning tea in bed. 

Dr Waterfall
September 24, 2013

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