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    Parker Cottage

    3 Carstens Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Owner Pamela is the best! She had many years as a travel guide and knows Capetown well. She booked reservations on the Hop on Hop Off bus and an evening at the jazz club The Crypt. At Parker Cottage you feel at home and pampered....More

    Thank Janis H
    Response from ParkerCottage, Owner at Parker CottageResponded 5 days ago

    Dear Janis & Nancy thank you so much for the review- we highly appreciate it !! I am so happy to hear that you are enjoying your solar lights from South Africa, especially that it is also a Fairtrade product. Loved having you here, thanks...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    a very reasonably priced B&B, serving delicious breakfasts and providing excellent advice on places to visit, restaurants to eat at, and various other little gems about how to get the very most out of your Cape Town visit. Tailored for the individual, the chap who...More

    Thank Alan K
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    My fiancé and I were fortunate enough to spend 3 days at Parker Cottage. They had a personalized welcome sign for us and the owner spent time talking to us and giving us suggestions on things to do or see. The cottage is truly beautiful...More

    Thank LorenMarie0211
    Response from ParkerCottage, Owner at Parker CottageResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Loren thanks so much for your kind review. It was lovely having you and David here with us, I hope you had a safe trip back home and you took just good memories of South Africa with you... xx Pamela & team

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Parker Cottage was the best and most welcoming Bed and Breakfast I ever stayed at. Even though the B&B is located in the city and nearly everything is reachable within walking distance, it felt like a safe haven and it was always great to return...More

    Thank pastob1
    Response from ParkerCottage, Owner at Parker CottageResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Pascale it is always a pleasure for us to read if guests are feeling home at Parker Cottage. Thanks for taking the time for the review - we appreciate it highly Hope to see you soon in Cape Town again !!! xx Pamela

    Reviewed 15 July 2017

    We've never stayed at a 5 star hotel before but I think we have now. From the moment we stepped through the door to the moment we left we were treated like friends. Pamela, the owner, went out of her way to provide information. The...More

    1  Thank Sean M
    Response from ParkerCottage, Owner at Parker CottageResponded 16 July 2017

    Dear Sean & Julie thanks so so much for this wonderful review, we are all blushing here..... Am so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us at Parker Cottage and sincerely hope for your return in future..... Sunny, but windy regards from Cape Town...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$131 - US$233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Cape Town Central
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    20 July 2017|
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    Response from Bordentownguy | Reviewed this property |
    The air transfer is not free but it is excellent and not overly expensive. The cottage will book for you. The service is completely reliable.
    Carol B
    24 September 2016|
    Response from ParkerCottage | Property representative |
    Hi Carol - very nice to hear from you. We're not quite sure whey the tariff isn't shown on TripAdvisor as it's linked to many major search engines and our rates are displaying there (I just checked). At this stage, we can... More
    20 January 2016|
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    Response from ngoilan | Reviewed this property |
    Ooops... you've queried folks on the forum instead of Park Cottage!
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    "Upper floors are quieter but all are done to a very high standard"
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    "All of the rooms were nice in this bed and breakfast."
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