About Taurus Place
Taurus Place is an upmarket, private, ground-floor self-catering guest house in the quiet residential area of Upper Kenilworth in Cape Town's southern suburbs.
With its striking views of the mountain and proximity close to all amenities for guests requirements, Taurus Place is the perfect location for both couples, golfers, couples travelling with children, holiday makers and business guests. Taurus Place has easy access to the N2, M3, N1 and M5.
Self Catering Accommodation
The Cottage offers spacious accommodation with a lounge (containing a sleeper couch), dining area and a fully fitted kitchen (hob, oven, microwave, fridge / freezer, kettle, toaster snackwich). The large, modern, sunny bathroom has a bath and shower.
The bedroom has a King-size bed, work station, occasional chairs and spacious cupboards. The cottage has an outside al fresco area; perfect for enjoying a breakfast and a sundowner, with fantastic mountain views.
King and Twin Unit:
These are two additional units over and above the cottage. These two units have one private entrance for both units. Percale linen, good quality towels and is luxurious and tastefully decorated.
The Twin unit leads off the King unit through a passage and has a full bathroom between these units shared by both the King and Twin units. Iron and ironing board. Radio that holds a cassette and tapes. Both units have double volume ceilings and lots of cupboard space giving one the feeling of space a granduer. Both units have burglar bars and a maxidoor for added security to the already high security property with electric fencing and beams. Private secure parking. Free Wi-fi and Satelite Television.
The King unit has a King size bed which can be split into two single beds. It has a couch at the base of the bed, an occasional chair, bedside tables and lamps a small kitchenette comprising of a bar fridge / freezer, kettle, microwave, wash sink, crockery, cutlery and glasses. Tea, coffee and milk are provided as a starter pack. Wall heater for winter months and a fan for the summer months.
This Twin unit can be used together with the King unit for a family, couples or singles. It has two three quarter beds, two bedside tables and lamps. A dressing table with mirror. Two occasional chairs with a round table between. High ceiling giving the feeling of space and tranquility. Lots of cupboard space.
Both units can be booked together OR just one or the other individually depending on the number of guests. Should the one unit just be booked then the entire two units are totally private for the one coupled booked.
Services and Facilities:
Full Satellite TV
Wireless Broadband internet access
Burglar bars and separate alarm system
Safe for valuables
Hairdryer and ironing facilities
Linen and towels provided (100% cotton)
Complimentary tea and coffee
Rooms are serviced three times a week
Use of swimming pool and towels
Private secure parking in grounds
Guests own entrance to the property
Smoking outdoors only
Activities and Attractions
Within 10 minutes:
Claremont CDB and Cavendish Mall
Start of Two Oceans Marathon
Sports Science Center
Newlands Pool, Rugby and Cricket Grounds
Claremont / Kenilworth Hospitals and Clinics (Fertility Clinic as well)
University of Cape Town
Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens
Newlands Forest and Mountain Walks
Within 25 minutes:
Table Mountain Cableway
Cape Town Stadium
UCT & Groote Schuur Hospitals
Constantia Wine Route
Within 45 minutes:
Stellenbosch and Somerset West wine routes
Simons Town, Kalk Bay, Fish Hoek and Noordhoek