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District Six Guesthouse, Cape Town

3-starQuality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.
2 Chester RoadDistrict Six, Cape TownWestern Cape7925South Africa

3-star B&B with conference center, near The Fugard Theatre
  • Free full breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
  • Collect nightsYou can collect® Rewards nights here
Fantastic service
Great room
Great location
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From 87 reviewsTripAdvisor Traveller Rating

District Six Guesthouse, Cape Town

from $52
  • Standard Double Room
  • Triple Room
  • Family Room
  • Twin Room (7)
  • Triple Room (3)

What’s around District Six Guesthouse, Cape Town

Top spots nearby

Recommended by this property

  • The Fugard Theatre (15-minute walk)
  • Cape Town Science Centre (21-minute walk)
  • Devil's Peak (23-minute walk)
  • Table Mountain Aerial Cableway (36-minute walk)
  • Table Mountain (41-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) - 17 min drive
  • Cape Town Station - 26 min walk
  • Cape Town Bellville Station - 26 min drive
  • Woodstock Station - 15 min walk
  • Esplanade Station - 19 min walk
  • Free self parking
  • Extended parking
  • RV, bus, and truck parking
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 12 rooms


  • Check-in time 7 AM-10 PM
  • Check-out time is 10:30 AM
24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements. Due to drought conditions, water restrictions apply at this property until further notice. Guests can expect periodic water supply outages or reduced water pressure during their stay. For more details, please contact the property using the number provided on the booking confirmation email.
Due to drought conditions, water restrictions may apply at this property until further notice. For more details, please contact the property using the number provided on the booking confirmation email.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *


  • Free self parking

  • Extended parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Food and drink
  • Free full breakfast daily
Things to do
  • Billiards or pool table
Working away
  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1076
  • Conference space size (meters) - 100
  • One meeting room
  • Conference center
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Television in common areas
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
Freshen up
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Be entertained
  • TV
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping

District Six Guesthouse, Cape Town’s small print

Also known as

  • District Six Guesthouse
  • District Six Guesthouse B&B
  • District Six Guesthouse B&B Cape Town
  • District Six Guesthouse Cape Town
  • District Six Guesthouse Cape Town, South Africa
  • District Six Guesthouse Cape Town South Africa


This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

This property does not have elevators.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for ZAR 200.0 per night

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 400 per room (one way)

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.

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.6 From 39 reviews

District Six Guesthouse, Cape Town
Great service; good price, local flavor
A refreshing break from soulless chain hotels. Between the owner, Faiza, and the manager, Brenda, the service was excellent and the full breakfast (cereals, yogurt, custom-made eggs, toast to order and more) very good. One example of the personalized attention: We were upgraded to a bigger room when a jetlagged baby in the room next to us cried through the night. Rooms are quirky and bare bones, (think a communal safe rather than individual room safes), and the immediate neighborhood is not particularly walking friendly, but it's a good choice for anyone looking for a local experience at a reasonable price.
A Traveler, us7 night business trip
District Six Guesthouse, Cape Town
Very lovely staff and owners. Great room, clean and comfy.
Pinky AM Rapitse, za3 night trip
District Six Guesthouse, Cape Town
Wonderful place and people
The owner is possibly the most hospitable person you could want to meet (she dropped in to visit every morning) and the staff follow in her manner. The location is very accessible to both the highway to downtown Cape Town and the International airport. The rooms are ageing but very comfortable, quiet and clean. We rented a car and parked the car on site in a gated area.
Neil, caOther trip
District Six Guesthouse, Cape Town
Very Good8.0
Humble place, but good value for the money.
I was very happy with the atmosphere at the guest house, and all in all I was satisfied with my stay. This guest house is driven by the owners in a very welcoming and guest friendly way, and I can only recommend others to visit the place, if they appreciate personality and autencity from the place they are staying. Especially if you yourself is a person who likes to involve yourselv with the people who surround you. The place itself is not in the best maintenance condition, and it is not located in the best place, if you want to be close to downtown. On the other hand it takes only 40 minutes walk to downtown, and 1 hours walk to the water front, and it is possible to shop all dayly necessaries in the near neighborhood. All in all I was happy with my stay, and I give the place an honest recommendation.
Klaus, zaOther trip
District Six Guesthouse, Cape Town
Not what I was expecting from a 3 star rated establishment. The room was the major disapointment. Very basic and poorly equiped. It is understandable that the building is a heratage siteand no major structural adhancements can be made.
Harland, zaBusiness trip

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