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Bo-kaap

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cape malay” (43 reviews)
“spice shop” (23 reviews)
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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11 - 20 of 842 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The only thing to do here is take a picture of the colorful building. So it was a miss for me. Nothing special.

Thank Derek H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful assortment of coloured buildings. Not much else to see but enjoyed the experience nonetheless. Was a cold, wet day on our visit which didn't add to the enjoyment and the colours weren't as vibrant as they would have been in a sunny day.

Thank ScotlandRosslea
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a beautiful sight, awesomely painted houses, wonderful history tour as part of the landscape of this old city.

Thank dawncO3406BS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

nice way to have good first impressions from South Africa : visit on our first day arrival : very colorful and a great shop with all kinds of herbs to visit also !

Thank famverheye
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a good time walking around this neighborhood with early morning photographer's light.The colors of the buildings are cheery and bright. Everyone was friendly and waved hello. Our guide said that all of the homes had originally been white but owners painted them bright...More

Thank LasVegasTravelers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I had an amazing trip to the Bo-kaap district. Our guide was Keith, who was knowledgeable of the history and significance of Bo-kaap. He also took us to the market to buy South African spices to bring back home. In addition, we...More

Thank Terps92
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bo Kapp is the colourful muslim center of Cape Town. We lived there for a small week in a very nice AirBnb apartment. Some nice shops with design and arts and crafts products. Also nice coffee shops and close to shopping and restaurants in Bree...More

Thank FamJensenNorway
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a cooking class in Bo-Kaap, which included a quick tour of the street. The cooking class was hosted in one of the colourful houses and included samosa's, curry chicken, roti and chilli balls. This was a great way to immerse ourselves and experience...More

Thank ClancK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice, colourful houses, simply a must-visit location in Cape Town!Love the area around too so you should check everything out if you go there.

Thank John A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a can't-miss stop for any visitor to Cape Town. Colorful buildings, colorful history and great Cape Malay cuisine.

Thank Andy W
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salifu2014
3 October 2016|
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Response from abkarolia | Reviewed this property |
Check out 35 on Rose, Bo-Kaap, Cape Town
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SandieFreckle
13 June 2016|
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Response from Albertgerber | Reviewed this property |
There are many excellent upmarket accommodation options like the Hilton as mentioned in other posts. If this is the accommodation type you require I would stay in more touristy areas such as the Waterfront and commute to... More
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Michelle E
8 September 2015|
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Response from Albertgerber | Reviewed this property |
The question is dated some time ago so I hope it is still relevant. I would do a cooking course in the bo-kaap in the kitchen of one of the local ladies. Great fun and you can sample the results. More information on... More
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