Dating back to 1892, Harpers House is a recently renovated Victorian home, with 8 beautifully furnished rooms.
Situated in Green Point, one of Cape Town’s most liked neighbourhoods it is just a brief walk to the
V&A Waterfront and the City Centre. Each room is equipped with amenities like minibar, coffee station, free wifi and complimentary water.
“It's truly an affordable and exceptional spot, whenever I come back to Capetown I'll be sure to stay again.”
Brandon, New York
Harpers House offers 8 chic African inspired rooms, 3 on the ground floor and 5 on the 1st floor. The interiors perfectly balance contemporary design with Victorian heritage and african spirit. Most of the original features, such as the high Victorian pressed ceilings, antique fireplaces (decorative only) and Oregon Pine floors are still in place.
Harpers House can be rented in its entirety, subject to availability.
The spacious Superior rooms have the option of King size or two twin mattresses. And then, there's free Wi-Fi, bathroom robes, Having your bed made every day, a coffee machine in each room and complimentary water in the minibar.
Each of the beautifully designed Classic rooms come with everything you need for a super comfy stay, from the Queen size mattresses to robes.
And then, there's free Wi-Fi, Having your bed made every day, a coffee machine in each room and complimentary water in the minibar.
This room has a combination of a King size and a Single bed and works perfectly for a family or friends sharing. And then, there's free Wi-Fi, bathroom robes, having your bed made every day, a coffee machine in each room and complimentary still water.
When renting the entire Harpers House, you would be able to accommodate 17 guests and have free access to the communal
coffee room, upstairs library, kitchen and Victorian tiled outside sitting area. A curated service can be arranged with a chef
and a butler to take care of all your needs.
Brandon from New York, February 2016 wrote;
A friend of mine and I stayed here for two nights and booked it very last minute - and man were we impressed. Not only is the house beautiful, the interior decorating is stunning and well planned out - comfy beds, free coffee, a common dining area, etc... and the host Lucia and the supervisor Stocking were absolutely stellar, and so helpful. It's truly an affordable and exceptional spot, whenever I come back to Capetown I'll be sure to stay again.
Luc from the Netherlands, February 2016 wrote;
Harpers House was true to its description! Lovely renovated house with great staff. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here! Great location, within walking distance to the Harbour Front, Sea point and the City. Our hosts Lucia and Stocking were very welcoming and gave us great tips on what we could do around the city. We would definitely recommend staying here while in Cape Town and will be coming back next time we are in town.
Tristam from Malawi, January 2016 wrote;
Harpers House was fabulous.. spacious rooms with high ceilings and wooden floors, its a beautiful building with some of the original features. The attention to detail..great decor, fresh linens,coffee machine etc made our whole stay really comfortable. Our hosts Lucia and Stocking gave our family a warm welcome. It was great to come back from all that Cape town offers to a relaxing environment in a beautiful home. We LOVED it.
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LOCATION | SEE.EAT.DRINK
Within 15 mins walking distance from the V&A Waterfront and Cape Town CBD, Harpers House can be found at 2 Varneys road, in the middle of the loved neighbourhood, Green Point. You’ll find yourself within walking distance of great restaurants, delis, butchers, bus routes and supermarkets.
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