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1 room, 2 adults

Somerset Villa Guesthouse

3-star3 stars
Great for families

Good to know

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Free WiFi
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
136 Helderberg College Road, Somerset West, Cape Town, Western Cape, 7130, South Africa

Suburban Cape Town guesthouse with outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi and free parking
  • Great for families

    Good to know

    • Free cribs/infant beds
    • Free WiFi
    • Refrigerator (on request)
    • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Welcome was very friendly. Bed very comfy but found 2 millipedes on the top of the duvet…Apr 21, 2019
  • On 1st night no warm water. Then next morning there was watm water but showerhead…Sep 7, 2018

Somerset Villa Guesthouse

  • Classic Room
  • Luxury Room
  • Family Room
  • Room (Budget)

What’s around Somerset Villa Guesthouse


  • Helderberg - 35 min walk
  • Cheetah Outreach - 39 min walk
  • Strand Golf Club - 2.4 mi / 3.9 km
  • Helderberg Nature Reserve - 3.7 mi / 6 km
  • Erinvale Golf Club - 3.9 mi / 6.2 km
  • Vergelegen Wine Estate - 4.2 mi / 6.8 km
  • Lwandle Migrant Labour Museum - 5.1 mi / 8.2 km
  • Monkey Town Primate Centre - 5.4 mi / 8.7 km

Getting around

  • Cape Town Intl. Airport (CPT) - 23 min drive
  • Cape Town Bellville Station - 24 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge)
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 10 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-8 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-in/out
The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 7 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 2:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Travelling with others


  • Pets allowed *


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *


  • Free self parking


  • Beach shuttle *

  • Shopping center shuttle *

Payment types at the property

Other information

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

At the property

Food and drink
  • Barbecue grills
  • Microwave in a common area
Things to do
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge)
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
  • Horse riding/rental on site
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Year Built - 1923
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • German
  • Xhosa

In the room

Sleep well
  • Premium bedding
Things to enjoy
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
Freshen up
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Be entertained
  • 32-inch LED TV
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Somerset Villa Guesthouse’s small print

Also known as

  • Somerset Villa Guesthouse Cape Town
  • Somerset Villa Guesthouse
  • Somerset Villa Guesthouse B&B
  • Somerset Villa Guesthouse House
  • Somerset Villa Cape Town
  • Somerset Guesthouse Cape Town
  • Somerset Villa Guesthouse Cape Town
  • Somerset Villa Guesthouse Guesthouse
  • Somerset Villa Guesthouse Guesthouse Cape Town


Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

For transfers, guests must contact the property 24 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of ZAR 0 per pet, per day

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

Beach shuttle and shopping center shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

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.

FAQs for Somerset Villa Guesthouse

  • Does Somerset Villa Guesthouse offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Somerset Villa Guesthouse does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is parking offered at Somerset Villa Guesthouse?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Is there a pool at Somerset Villa Guesthouse?
    Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Are pets allowed at Somerset Villa Guesthouse?
    Yes, pets are welcome. There's a charge of ZAR 0 per pet, per day.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Somerset Villa Guesthouse?
    You can check in from 2 PM to 8 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge (subject to availability).
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by Somerset Villa Guesthouse?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is ZAR 400 per room one-way.

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8,6 From 13 reviews

Very good 8,0
Comfortable and friendly accommodation
Happy with our stay. Close to the family we were visiting. Vegan had to ask for non-dairy milk but the next day it was provided.
gb3 night family trip
Exceptional 10,0
We Loved It !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
It is beautiful, lovely with gardens, pool, warmest host, wonderful breakfast, amazing room .
Paul, caRomance trip
Very good 8,0
A quiet retreat
A lovely spacious lodge with huge rooms, beautifully furnished. Delicious breakfast and friendly staff.
Lynn, us2 night family trip
Very good 8,0
A perfect place to stay
Great stay, so convenient to Stellenbosch, the Strand and other Cape attractions. Spacious rooms. Great bathrooms
Lynn, us7 night family trip

Somerset Villa Guesthouse

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