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52 De Wet

5-starQuality graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organisation.
52 De Wet Road, Bantry Bay, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8005, South Africa

5-star guesthouse with outdoor pool, near Camps Bay Beach
  • Free WiFi and free parking
  • Collect nightsYou can collect™ Rewards nights here
Tasty breakfast
Fantastic service
Awesome vibe
Great room

52 De Wet

from £129
  • Penthouse
  • Suite, 2 Bedrooms
  • Deluxe Room
  • Deluxe Room, Ocean View
  • Standard Room
  • Secluded Suite

What’s around 52 De Wet


  • In Bantry Bay
  • Camps Bay Beach (36-minute walk)
  • Sea Point Swimming Pool (18-minute walk)
  • Sea Point Pavillion (25-minute walk)
  • Milton Beach (26-minute walk)
  • Clifton Bay Beach (27-minute walk)
  • Victoria and Alfred Waterfront - 2.9 mi / 4.6 km
  • Signal Hill - 2.5 mi / 4.1 km

Getting around

  • Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) 32-min drive
  • Cape Town Station 14-min drive
  • Cape Town Bellville Station 24-min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 7 rooms
  • Arranged over 5 floors


  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-4:00 AM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-in/out
24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • Children (7 years old and younger) are not allowed

  • No cots (infant beds)


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *


  • Free self parking


  • Area shuttle *

Payment types at the property

* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Food and drink
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Snack bar/deli
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa services on site
Working away
  • Meeting rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
  • Library
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
Things to enjoy
  • In-room massage available
  • Individually decorated
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite TV channels
  • IPod docking station
  • DVD player
Stay connected
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

52 De Wet’s small print

Also known as

  • 52 Wet House Cape Town
  • 52 De Wet Guesthouse Cape Town
  • 52 Wet House
  • 52 Wet Cape Town
  • 52 Wet
  • 52 Wet Guesthouse Cape Town
  • 52 Wet Guesthouse
  • 52 De Wet Cape Town
  • 52 De Wet Guesthouse
  • 52 De Wet Guesthouse Cape Town


This property does not have lifts.

For transfers, guests must contact the property 72 hours prior to arrival on the number on the booking confirmation.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Optional extras

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of ZAR 150.00

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 735 per room (one way)

Area 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.

Recent reviews

Exceptional 9.8 From 29 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Beautiful hotel in a quiet area
Had an amazing 2 night stay here. All the staff were friendly and helpful. The hotel is beautiful and in a quiet area of Bantry Bay. Only a short drive from Cape Town. Would highly recommend this hotel and we will definitely stay here again.
martin, gb2 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Fantastic boutique hotel, in a very nice area. A little bit of a walk to the main tourist areas however just a few minutes in a Uber and worth being that little bit out of the way for the quality of service provided. Rooms clean and bright with excellent views, free breakfast every morning was delicious with both hot and cold options. The staff go out of their way to help with restaurant recommendations and bookings. Would definitely return!
Paul, gb2 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
I stayed at 52 De Wet for 5 nights when visiting Cape Town and greatly enjoyed my visit. The property is beautiful and you can't beat the views here. The location was convenient for us, as even though it's not very walkable, Ubers were easily available and very cheap around the area. There were plenty of restaurants within a 5-10 minute drive. The staff/owners were very nice and accommodating and gave us great recommendations for dinners and other activities in Cape Town.
us5 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Loved it!
This is easily Cape Town's best kept secret! Classy and homely at the same time. The staff were very nice, friendly and welcoming, going above and beyond to make you happy. I had an urgent dry-cleaning request and they made sure I had my jacket back by the time I needed it. The views are breathtaking as well especially when the sun is out. The area is peaceful and perfect for a hike and long walks. There isn't a 24-hour on-site restaurant but they can have meals cooked for you on request or you can easily order from Uber eats if you aren't able to go out. Breakfast is also made every morning by the kitchen staff, who also bake the best cookies. I only stayed for one night and my only regret is that I wish I had stayed longer.
us1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
52 de Wet was beyond amazing. I have no words for exactly how amazing this place is; I felt at home despite being over 9,000 miles away from home. The staff was beyond friendly and helpful. Russell gave multiple recommendations, all of which I would have been hard pressed to get from other hotels/B&B's. The other staff were welcoming and always available for anything needed whether it is a glass of some wonderful wine (with serving suggestions) or just a chat. The food is also fabulous. One of the most amazing features was the view from the balcony/pool/breakfast table. I was actually able to watch whales in ocean at amazing! I will never get over how breathtaking the view from the balcony is at 52 de Wet.
Megan, us4 night romance trip

52 De Wet

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