In the 'hood, De Waterkant as a destination

De Waterkant is, in truth, a modernised rendition of the Bo-Kaap and lies just next to this same suburb. This is a trendy area that has maintained, and even accentuated, the colourful, bright semi-detached houses - restoring them into fashionable cottages that, together with the cobbled, tree-lined streets and spectacular views, bring to mind New York’s Greenwich Village and London’s Soho ... cont.

De Waterkant, 8001, Cape Town, South Africa

Directions to 75 Loader Street

From Cape Town International Airport:
• it will take you approx 30 minutes to drive.
• take the N2 motorway and follow signs for Cape Town.
• after 18km follow M6 to Waterfront and C.T.I.C.C; this highway runs between the harbour and city.
• 1st set of traffic lights go straight across - C.T.I.C.C.(Cape Town International Conference Centre) will be on your left and V&A Waterfront is signposted to the right; you are now on Buitengracht Street.
• 2nd and 3rd set of traffic lights go straight across - get into right hand lane. 2nd & 3rd set of traffic lights go straight across - get into right hand lane.
• 4th set of traffic lights turn right into Strand Street.
• continue straight and take 3rd street on right into Loader Street.
you are now in De Waterkant Village!
• 2nd turning on the right is our new reception under 40 Napier Street.
• we advise you park in Loader Street and simply walk down to reception.

Our normal office hours are Monday to Friday 08h00 to 17h30 and weekends 10h00 to 15h00. If you are arriving before or after these times please call us during our office hours to let us know your arrival time. Check-in is from 14h00, a late check-in fee is applicable outside our reception hours unless using our airport pick-up service. Check-out is 11h00.

Amenities in the area

  • Bank and/or ATM (0.2 km)
  • Bus Line (0.2 km)
  • Dry Cleaner (0.2 km)
  • Grocery Store (0.2 km)
  • Laundromat (0.2 km)
  • Pharmacy (0.2 km)
  • Post Office (0.2 km)
  • Restaurants / Eateries (0.2 km)
  • Shopping Mall (0.2 km)
  • Filling Station (0.3 km)
  • Bars and/or Nightlife (0.4 km)
  • Car Hire (0.5 km)
  • Foreign Exchange (0.7 km)
  • Train Station (1 km)
  • Airport (19 km)


  • Beach
  • Bird watching
  • Children's entertainment
  • Climbing (mountain / rock)
  • Cultural experiences
  • Cycling paths
  • Diving / snorkelling
  • Galleries / museums
  • Golf course(s)
  • Gym / fitness centre
  • Hang- / paragliding
  • Health spa / massage
  • Helicopter Flips
  • Hiking trails
  • Horse riding
  • Kayaking / surf ski
  • Kite surfing
  • Kloofing
  • Microlight flights
  • Mountain bike trails
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Sand boarding
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis court(s)
  • Theatre (performing arts)
  • Waterskiing
  • Wind surfing
  • Wine tasting

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