We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

The Villa Rosa

TripAdvisorUS$73*
View Deal
Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$75*
US$73*
US$74*
US$75*
US$73*
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 5 more sites!
Professional photos
The Villa Rosa
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

266 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 238: English reviews
Start your review of The Villa Rosa
 Click to rate
Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were very comfortable here – central Seapoint one block up from Main Road – walking distance to shops, several Restaurants and the Promenade – nice sized room (King) with a mini balcony – shower toilet on the small side – Wi-Fi was good – breakfast excellent with hot and cold choices –reasonable rate - friendly staff – the owners...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank GDay1044
Greg L, Owner at The Villa Rosa, responded to this review

We're glad you had a wonderful stay with us. Yes, we are very centrally located, walking distance to many attractions.

Rustenburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent service, faclilities, breakfast and hospitality. And the room was an absolute stunner! Thank you for makign us feel at home. This was real value for money! We will definitely recommend this guesthouse and stay there again if we are in that area to visit

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank 708mariettev
Greg L, Owner at The Villa Rosa, responded to this review

Thank you for such a wonderful review. It was a pleasure to meet you both and hope to see you soon!

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to experience a great breakfast this is the place. The accommodation was excellent, the rooms were clean and very comfortable and breakfast every morning was a treat. I highly recommend it and I will definitely be back.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank stephensX4138AE
Greg L, Owner at The Villa Rosa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We take pride in our breakfasts. Steven creates culinary delights. Thanks again and hope to see you soon!

Modiin, Israel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a beautiful house, clean and welcoming rooms the breakfasts are amazing.- every morning we were served a delicious hot brealfast as well as home made pateries. the children were offered food of their chouce ,hospitable owners who both gave good advise and showed genuine concern location good security good highly recommended for both individuals and families

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank Pat T
Greg L, Owner at The Villa Rosa, responded to this review

It was a pleasure having you and your family stay with us. Thank you for taking the time to write a wonderful review.

Kochav Yair Israel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Villa Rosa for 5 days last week. We don't have enough words to appreciate the kindness of Steve and Greg, They both got out of their way to make us feel as if we were special guests. We keep kosher, so we asked for hard boiled eggs for breakfast. The next morning Steve surprised us, he went...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank sh0shke
Greg L, Owner at The Villa Rosa, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review. It was certainly a pleasure to meet you both and it was sad to see you go. We're glad you had a good time. Steven always delivers an excellent breakfast and we're happy with your meal. We will definitely share your kind words with our staff. Hope to see you soon!

Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent two nights here which clearly wasn't enough time. The breakfast I did have was by far the best I had in Cape Town and the rooms and decor in the place were exquisite. Will definitely recommend to people going there and hope to come back again one day soon.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank melaniese
Greg L, Owner at The Villa Rosa, responded to this review

We appreciate your kind review. Thank you for taking the time. Glad you had a great stay and look forward seeing you again!

london
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were greeted with a warm welcome to this grand old house by Greg and Steve. We had a first floor room facing the main road which was a good size and with a very comfy bed. Breakfast itself proved to be a wonderful experience with a different signature dish offered each morning, fresh home made bread and the delicious...

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank sandfly
Greg L, Owner at The Villa Rosa, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time for such a lovely detailed review. We will definitely share with our wonderful staff. Each day is a culinary delight, great way to start off the day in our Mother City!

Greyton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I loved staying at the Villa Rosa, the superior room was huge, it had a nice and comfortable bed, the bathroom has nice fluffy towels! I enjoyed one of the nicest breakfasts and the super enthusiastic service from both Greg and Steve make it a really great memorable stay, loved it and I will definitely recommend it to my clients!

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank 611mariekej
Greg L, Manager at The Villa Rosa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. It was a pleasure finally meeting you. We will relay your review to our wonderful staff and hope to hear from you soon!!

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very welcoming and a pleasure to stay there. With upcoming renovations it is going to really be a place to behold when all is said and done. The breakfast is delicious offering a "cold" or "hot" option. Thank you for making our stay in Cape Town a memorable one!

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank Z9953HAjeff
Greg L, Owner at The Villa Rosa, responded to this review

Glad you had a good stay with us. The next few months will be exciting and hope our guests will like the new changes. Look forward seeing you again.

Kericho
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Villa rosa is in a quiet serene neighborhood with sea point view. The host Greg and Dawson were wonderful and home baked croissant the crown of a wonderful breakfast. I really enjoyed mu stay innthe guesthouse

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank Kenneth S
Greg L, Owner at The Villa Rosa, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. The day starts off well with our wonderful breakfasts. We look forward you coming back, it was a pleasure to meet you.

54 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (43)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Room/Suite (16)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (4)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Other (19)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (11)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Room/Suite (3)
Viewed
Other (4)
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Cape Town Central hotels
1.1 km away
Blackheath Lodge
Blackheath Lodge
#3 of 106 in Cape Town Central
1,803 reviews
0.7 km away
The Hyde All-Suite Hotel
The Hyde All-Suite Hotel
#26 of 106 in Cape Town Central
473 reviews
0.9 km away
Winchester Mansions
Winchester Mansions
#29 of 106 in Cape Town Central
1,016 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.2 km away
Glen Boutique Hotel & Spa
Glen Boutique Hotel & Spa
#8 of 106 in Cape Town Central
985 reviews
0.5 km away
Villa Costa Rose
Villa Costa Rose
#13 of 156 in Cape Town Central
504 reviews
1.9 km away
Parker Cottage
Parker Cottage
#1 of 156 in Cape Town Central
1,009 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled under the watchful eye of Lion’s Head stands the Villa Rosa, a charming turn of the century Victorian Villa. Cape Town’s most loved boutique accommodation perfectly situated in Sea Point, within an easy stroll to the beach. Our super comfort, sleep easy beds with exquisite linens, organic essential oil soaps and the fluffiest towels create an effortless feeling of well-being and harmony.Start your morning with a delicious breakfast ranging from homemade muesli, organic yogurts, hand selected local cheeses and imported Italian cold cuts, or a sumptuous breakfast of the day. Seasonal fruits and homemade preserves to name just a few. Our staff are delightful and cannot wait to make your stay with us unforgettable. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Villa Rosa

Address: 277 High Level Road | Sea Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: €54 - €99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Villa Rosa 4*
Number of rooms: 9
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Orbitz, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Agoda, Priceline and TripOnline SA so you can book your The Villa Rosa reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
The Villa Rosa Cape Town, South Africa
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from The Villa Rosa staff and other travellers.
6 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (6)

Questions? Get answers from The Villa Rosa staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“excellent breakfast”
356cataline, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“I loved room 8 with the sea view.”
264judyv, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms are homely”
25jeffreyb, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“we opted for flatlet which included full kitchen and spare bed”
Cubfan613, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Don't delay booking. Popular guest house!”
Dunworkin49, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
TripAdvisor
US$73* /night
View Deal
Agoda.comUS$74
Orbitz.comUS$73
Booking.comUS$75
View all 8 deals
*Disclaimer
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates