Kenilworth Accommodation at Taurus Place Self-catering in Cape Town

Taurus Place

Self Catering at 15a Highwick Avenue, Kenilworth, 7780, Southern Suburbs, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa. Show on Map

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

Cottage Unit:
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.

King Unit:
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.

Twin Unit:
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
• Barbeque facilities
• 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
• Virgin Active
• 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
• Baxter Theatre

Within 25 minutes:
• V&A Waterfront
• Table Mountain Cableway
• Cape Town Stadium
• UCT & Groote Schuur Hospitals
• Constantia Wine Route
• Hout Bay
• Artscape Theatres

Within 45 minutes:
• Stellenbosch and Somerset West wine routes
• Simons Town, Kalk Bay, Fish Hoek and Noordhoek
• Cape Point
• Franschhoek

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Area information booklet
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Beach towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Desk
  • DVD player
  • Fan(s)
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • International plug point(s)
  • Internet connection (ADSL)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Private pool
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with M-Net)
  • Television (with satellite)
  • Wheelchair Friendly

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Housekeeping (periodic)
  • Parking (off street)
  • Reception (business hours)
  • Security (alarm system)
  • Smoking: in demarcated areas
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool
  • Wheelchair access

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee


  • Free Wi-Fi


  • Other transfers available

Tonight From
per unit, per night

Not Available

At least one of the dates requested
is fully booked. Please refer to the calendar below to view available dates.

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -33.990374
Longitude: 18.462990

Children policy
Children over the age of 12 are accommodated.

Check-in/out times
Check-in from 14h00
Check-out by 10h30

Listed on
July 2015 - 2 Reviews

Travellers' Reviews

I recently stayed at Taurus Place for nearly 2 weeks and found it a truly lovely, peaceful and convenient location for my needs. The cottage was clean,...

Dr Melanie Bryan, Hong Kong Travellers' Rating


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