The Walden House


A gracious Victorian villa with the stunning Table Mountain backdrop, The Walden House is located in Cape Town’s amazing Tamboerskloof district.

It is in close proximity to the City Centre so you will be able to walk there, but far enough for you to enjoy peacetime and quiet in a tranquil environment.

The locality also puts you within very easy reach of Table Mountain and in addition to the golden beaches of Camps Bay and Clifton.


  • Beautiful Victorian villa with mountain views
  • Local restaurants, coffee shops & boutiques
  • Walking distance to Cape Town city centre
  • Short drive to Table Mountain & Camps Bay
  • Luxurious air-conditioned suites
  • Secure parking & reservations service

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South Africa, Cape Town, Cape Town Central

Type of Accommodation


Comfort Level



The main villa’s living room is warm and welcoming and leads to the dining room where there is a fireplace which presents a gorgeous view of the luxurious gardens. Outdoors, The Walden House has a plunge pool and sundeck complete with loungers.

A reservations administrator is always on hand to assist the guests with their requests, and tourists can also enjoy an on the house laundry and dry cleaning service as well as secure parking, free Wi-Fi connection, and twenty-four-hour security.

General Facilities

  •  24-hour security
  •  Wi-fi available
  •  Computer facilities
  •  Secure Parking
  •  Swimming Pool


A wholesome buffet style breakfast is included at The Walden House, which is all because of the in-house chef, is served in the huge dining room in the main house.

Cape Town’s well-deserved reputation for the delicious food and perfectly brewed wine means that there are fine-dining sites nearby in addition to numerous other more casual restaurants, coffee sprees, and delicatessens for lunch and dinner.


Standard Double Room

The Walden House has seven sophisticated rooms, each individually festooned in a contemporary style with old world intricate details. All with an in-room bathroom, the rooms are extremely well appointed and are complete with the air conditioning, heated towel railings, and a free Wi-Fi connection.

Room Amenities

Standard Double Room AMENITIES

  •  Air conditioning
  •  En-suite shower only
  •  Fireplace
  •  Mini bar
  •  Non-smoking rooms
  •  Safe in room
  •  Tea & coffee-making facilities
  •  Television
  •  Telephone
  •  Wi-fi available in room

Other Room Types

The Luxury Garden Suite and the Honeymoon Suite both have a separate bathtub and shower in their bathrooms; the Honeymoon Suite also has a fireplace and direct access to the balcony.


  • Day tours
  • Restaurants within walking distance
  • Shopping

Tour Rates

DatesBoard BasisRates From
01 Jan 2018 - 31 Mar 2018Bed & Breakfast R1020
01 Apr 2018 - 30 Sep 2018Bed & Breakfast R1100
01 Oct 2018 - 01 Mar 2019Bed & Breakfast R1350

Our rates are per person sharing unless we note differently.

Please treat all pricing as a guide only:

  • All rates are subject to availability and may change without notice
  • Single supplements may apply
  • Rates may be different for different room types
  • The most competitive rates for accommodation are available in our tailored packages

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