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52 De Wet, Cape Town

5-starQuality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.
52 De Wet Road, Bantry Bay, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8005, South Africa

5-star guesthouse with outdoor pool, near Camps Bay Beach
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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From 393 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveler Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

  • I stayed at 52 De Wet for 5 nights when visiting Cape Town and greatly enjoyed my visit.…May 21, 2019
  • This is easily Cape Town's best kept secret! Classy and homely at the same time. The…May 3, 2019

52 De Wet, Cape Town

from $147
  • Penthouse
  • Suite, 2 Bedrooms
  • Deluxe Room
  • Deluxe Room, Ocean View
  • Standard Room
  • Secluded Suite

What’s around 52 De Wet, Cape Town


  • In Bantry Bay
  • Camps Bay Beach - 41 min walk
  • Sea Point Swimming Pool - 19 min walk
  • Sea Point Pavillion - 25 min walk
  • Milton Beach - 26 min walk
  • Clifton Bay Beach - 30 min walk
  • Cape Town Stadium - 2.9 mi / 4.6 km
  • Victoria and Alfred Waterfront - 2.9 mi / 4.6 km

Getting around

  • Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) - 31 min drive
  • Cape Town Station - 14 min drive
  • Cape Town Bellville Station - 24 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 7 rooms
  • Arranged over 5 floors


  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-4:00 AM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-in/out
24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • Children (7 years old and younger) not allowed

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *


  • Free self parking


  • Area shuttle *

Payment types at the property

* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Food and drink
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Snack bar/deli
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa services on site
Working away
  • Meeting rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
  • Library
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
Things to enjoy
  • In-room massage available
  • Individually decorated
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite TV channels
  • IPod docking station
  • DVD player
Stay connected
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

52 De Wet, Cape Town’s small print

Also known as

  • 52 Wet
  • 52 De Wet Guesthouse Cape Town
  • 52 Wet Cape Town
  • 52 Wet House Cape Town
  • 52 Wet Guesthouse Cape Town
  • 52 Wet Guesthouse
  • Cape Town
  • 52 De Wet Cape Town
  • 52 De Wet Bantry Bay
  • 52 De Wet Guesthouse


This property does not have elevators.

For transfers, guests must contact the property 72 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Optional extras

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of ZAR 150.00 (subject to availability)

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 735 per room (one way)

Area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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Recent reviews

Exceptional 9.8 From 28 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
52 de Wet was beyond amazing. I have no words for exactly how amazing this place is; I felt at home despite being over 9,000 miles away from home. The staff was beyond friendly and helpful. Russell gave multiple recommendations, all of which I would have been hard pressed to get from other hotels/B&B's. The other staff were welcoming and always available for anything needed whether it is a glass of some wonderful wine (with serving suggestions) or just a chat. The food is also fabulous. One of the most amazing features was the view from the balcony/pool/breakfast table. I was actually able to watch whales in ocean at amazing! I will never get over how breathtaking the view from the balcony is at 52 de Wet.
Megan, us4 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Top accommodation, an excellent experience.
Location and facility is exceptional. The room and common areas were luxuriously appointed and spotlessly clean. There are sweeping views of the ocean and city below from common areas as well as from our suite. Suites are huge and comfortable. The service was exceptional, friendly & efficient. Breakfast is prepared to order and top quality. All in all, a top experience hopefully to be repeated soon some time.
Bernhard, usFamily trip
Exceptional 10.0
Amazing Private Villa with 5star Hôtel feeling
Amazing feeling to check in a Private Villa but with all the service and comfort as in a 5 star Hôtel. I really recommend the Penthouse, just made the feeling extra special, did not really want to check out....
us2 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
breathtaking view, absolutely loved it
Sephora, ie2 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Best hotel in Capetown! Very friendly and familiar. Amazing and breathtaking view, very good breakfast and the most important, you feel like home. Must go and see this amazing hotel!
Ömer Faruk, zaRomance trip

52 De Wet, Cape Town

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