Newlands Accommodation Riversong Guest House, Cape Town

Riversong Guest House

Bed & Breakfast / Self Catering at 14 Esme Road, Newlands, 7700, Southern Suburbs, Cape Town, South Africa. Show on Map

  • Property TypeGuest House/B&B
  • Guests24
  • Units/Rooms9

About Riversong Guest House

Enjoy affordable luxury and tranquility set in the heart of Newlands, an exclusive suburb of Cape Town. Riversong Guest House is beautifully furnished and offers 4 star quality and service.


Riversong Guest House offers elegantly furnished bedrooms. The spacious bedrooms have comfortable beds and pillows, DStv, fridge and snack baskets, tea and coffee making facilities, safe for valuables, desks / dressing tables, heaters and fans, fluffy white towels, heated towel rails, percale linen, his and her cotton bathrobes and slippers, hairdryers, clock-radios, hot water bottles, electric blankets, Charlotte Rhys toiletries, pool towels and chocolates.

There is free Wi-Fi available through the house and in the rooms. There are microwave ovens in all rooms making our rooms suitable for longer stays. The Blue room has a portable air conditioner.

Breakfast & Dining

A full breakfast served in the dining room or in your room. We start with a “the famous fruit plate” and fruit juice which is a big hit with all our guests. Our buffet offers a selection of cereals, yoghurts, cheeses, cold meats and freshly baked muffins, toast basket and preserves. End off with bacon, mushrooms and grilled tomato and your choice of eggs (fried, scrambled, poached, boiled, omelettes or French toast).

Percolated coffee and a selection of teas are served with our breakfast. Mr Delivery and Butler’s Pizza menu’s are available in your room should you wish to relax and order in. You are welcome to use the microwave oven in the main kitchen to warm TV dinners. Enjoy a variety of restaurants in the area that are walking distance from both Riversong. Dinners by request.


Smoking is not allowed.
Smokers can use outside patio’s where ashtrays have been placed.


Riversong Guest House is a short walk from Newlands Cricket and Rugby Grounds, Cavendish Square, Claremont CBD, Vineyard Hotel and Conference centre, Sports Science Institute, SA Breweries and many restaurants and pubs around Newlands Village.

10 minutes from University of Cape Town, Belmont Square, Kirstenbosch gardens, Kelvin Grove club, Great Westerford, Baxter theatre, leading hospitals and schools. 20-minute drive from the Airport, City Centre, Cape Town International Convention Centre, V & A Waterfront, golf courses, wine farms and golden beaches.

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Area information booklet
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Beach towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Children: cot, highchair, etc.
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Clock radio
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Desk
  • Fan(s)
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • International plug point(s)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Private pool
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Telephone (direct dial)
  • Television (with M-Net)
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Business facilities
  • Childcare / babysitting service
  • Complimentary newspapers
  • Garden(s)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (garage)
  • Parking (off street)
  • Reception (business hours)
  • Roof deck
  • Secretarial services
  • Security (alarm system)
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool

Food & Drink

  • Bar (honesty bar)
  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee


  • Free Wi-Fi


  • Airport transfers
  • Other transfers available
  • Tour assistance


Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA)
AA Quality Assured Accommodation SuperiorRecommended on TripAdvisor

  • Tonight from
  • ZAR 1800
  • per unit per nightbased on 2 persons

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -33.974791666
Longitude: 18.46275

Closest airport(s)
Cape Town International - 12km

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome by prior arrangement.

Check-in/out times
Check-in from 14h00 to 19h00
Check-out by 11h00

Exceptions to check-in times may be arranged, early arrivals are welcome to leave luggage at the guesthouse and enjoy refreshments on the patio until check-in time.

Listed on
September 2008 - 1 Review

Travellers' Reviews

Stunning Guest house very well situated in Cape Town. 10 to 15 minutes to all major tourist attractions and walking distance to The Mall. Beautiful...

Carol Robb, Richmond, Virginia, USA Travellers' Rating


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