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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first destination in Cape Town before hitting the open road. Wonderful staff and a lovely personal greeting. The hotel it's self if immaculate and so beautifully decorated. Really feels like home from home and makes you relax. The surround area is vibrant and as Ursula will tell you, just have you wits about you and go about...

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RougeonRose, Owner at Rouge on Rose, responded to this review

Hi there Lou and Mike So glad you enjoyed our tips and pad...I am beginning to wonder what we did with out UBER...just the best here in Cape Town and so easy to register. With kind wishes Ursula

Munich, Germany
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very warm welcome, nice entrance and very nice enterieur in the room. Best breakfast ever!!! Allways excellent support in every situation. We recomment the Rouge on rose hotel for all visitors of Cape Town.

Thank gholldorf
RougeonRose, Owner at Rouge on Rose, responded to this review

Hey Gunnar So glad you enjoy the stay....we are waiting for the friends...we promise to pullout all the stops to give them a wonderful time. Ursula

Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

We spent 3 nights in Rouge On Rose, as part of a longer visit to South Africa. We were very impressed with this boutique hotel. In terms of location, it's right in the middle of the city in the interesting Bo Kaap district with its colourful houses. It's a 5 minute walk from Long Street, where there are a whole...

Thank Gimpson
RougeonRose, Owner at Rouge on Rose, responded to this review

So glad that you enjoyed the City Sightseeing bus....we feel that it is the best value ...it offers so much and the best part is for those who are not proficient in English...they offer so many other languages...what a pleasure to sit back and enjoy the ride. Ursula

Bolton, Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Quaint hotel with great service and huge rooms. Appreciated the international plugs! Lots of suggestions about our visit and help booking Table Mountain visit online Great breakfast choices. Was worried about safety but being careful and taking local advice made it fine. Neighborhood is colorful and interesting!

Thank Alison M
RougeonRose, Owner at Rouge on Rose, responded to this review

hi there Alison So glad that you enjoyed the quirky bits here at Rouge on Rose.....as far as safety is concerned...we are in the city and all over one has to be vigilent...just leave the diamonds and jewels at home....then enjoy a stressless holiday.

Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Highly recommended, very friendly, you are supported with detailed information about Cape Town and Bo-Kaap, no tourist blabla, real support. Unique room, clean, quite enough for that in-city location. Great breakfast for every foodstyle, handmade. Be there and feel fine :-)

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RougeonRose, Owner at Rouge on Rose, responded to this review

Hey tripbotch....so happy that you enjoyed the stay and the tips....lucky for us there is always something new and fabulous happening in Cape Town.. Ursula

Austin, Texas
Reviewed 1 November 2016

I booked (in July for an October trip to Cape Town) over the web after reviewing several hotels / B&B's and I was a wonderful choice. within walking distance to tourist attractions. Owners Ursula and Michel where great help, offered ideas on anything you could possibly need (enjoyed the fact that each night after a day of sight seeing I...

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RougeonRose, Owner at Rouge on Rose, responded to this review

Hi there Barbara...thank you for the kind words.....glad you enjoyed the wide range of DVDs.....send the friends and we will see they see sooo much in our beautiful city. Ursula

Province of Alicante, Spain
Reviewed 30 October 2016

The hotel is furnished in a minimalist style and all rooms have an individual air. Our room at the front was large, with big windows looking out in two directions. The owners, Michel and Ursula, were very welcoming and went out of their way to offer advice and helped to make our stay in Cape Town very enjoyable. There are...

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RougeonRose, Manager at Rouge on Rose, responded to this review

hi there Jeff...Glad you liked the eateries and pubs Michel sent you to...we are so spoilt for choice in the immediate vicinity...they range from a simple noodle bar right through to lots of quirky and fine dining places...definately a place for each and every guests wishes. Yip Bree Street is where it is all happening now... Ursula

Karlsruhe, Germany
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We booked this place in Capetown in October 2016: beautyful room, perfect planing and booking of activities , good restautants nearow and very good and friendly Support Service, all-arround careffree packeges Thank you Michel and Ursula

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RougeonRose, Owner at Rouge on Rose, responded to this review

Dear Wenka So glad that you enjoyed the stay here...you are right we are spoilt to have so many restaurants so close to us...glad you enjoyed them all.. With kind wishes Ursula

Rostock, Germany
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Our flight from Germany arrived at 9 a.m. in Capetown, and even though check-in is usually not before afternoon, our hostess Ursula managed to have our room ready for us. A great relief after the long night flight. Our room was spacious with a sitting area, kitchen and big bed. It was no problem to place a third (fold-out) bed....

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RougeonRose, Owner at Rouge on Rose, responded to this review

Dear Meerling I was so happy to be able to help you with an early check in...there is nothing like a fabulous shower after 24 hours of sitting in a stuffy aircraft..... You did lots of the exciting things Cape Town has to offer. Thanking you again. Ursula

Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Michel and his mother run a biutiful place, clean and designed in good taste. Big room, big windows on central era and yet guiet. Thay help with advices and booking activities. Outstanding in any aspect. Thank you dear people. Ziva oded

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RougeonRose, Owner at Rouge on Rose, responded to this review

Dearest Ziva and Oded Thank you so much for your kind words...it was a pleasure directing you to the places you wished to visit...do hope that your son was happy with the booties...have surfing to him!!!! Ursula

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Rouge on Rose Boutique Hotel is the latest addition in up market Cape Town boutique hotels offering 9 suites in the Mother City. Painstakingly remodeled and redesigned with the sussed world traveler in mind, Rouge on Rose Boutique Hotel offers an unsurpassed home from home feeling being there for the weary business traveler or the tourist exploring Cape Town.Taking cues from the eclectic nature of the Bo Kaap itself, its "shabby chic" ambiance combines opulence with restraint, bohemia with practicality and above all tranquility in the midst of the bustling cityscape, with South African charm and hospitality coupled with contemporary "found styles" a chic haven in the heart of the city.Rouge on Rose Boutique Hotel in Cape Town offers a choice between en-suite Deluxe Suites or en-suite Self-Catering Suties with flat screen TV with DVD player, satellite TV, wireless internet, bar fridge, complimentary tea/coffee, hairdryers, air conditioning, safes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rouge on Rose

Address: 25 Rose Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: €87 - €142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Rouge on Rose 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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Rouge On Rose Hotel Cape Town Central
Rouge On Rose Cape Town, South Africa
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