Riversong Guest House Star rating

14 Esme Road, Newlands, , Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa Show map

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Hotel Rooms: 8.

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Facilities of Riversong Guest House

Outdoors
We have stunning views of Table Mountain from our roof garden, The Mt. View and Floral Rooms. The Leopard room, pool, lounge and breakfast patio The Liesbeek River borders our property. We have a small plunge pool. We are walking distance from The Newlands Olympic Pool or The Virgin Active Pool should you wish to swim lengths. You can walk/run along The Liesbeek River Trail or to The Newlands Forrest.
Activities
We can organize and book all your Tours around the Cape for you. We also book restaurant, golf, car hire and theatre, shows etc. Please request current activities available in Cape Town when booking
Food & Drink
Award winning Full English Breakfast served between 7am and 10.30am daily. Other meals by request. We have Mr Delivery menus in the rooms. All our rooms have tea/coffee making facilities, stocked mini bar fridges, snack baskets and microwave ovens. Microwave meals are available on request. We are walking distance to many fast food outlets and grocery stores, restaurants in the area.
Internet
Free wireless internet connection in rooms and throughout the Guest House. Guest laptop in lounge - guest business center services available in our office.
Parking
We have 5 garage parking bays - allocated on a first arrive basis or by special request. We have 4 off street parking bays with ADT security hut across the road.
Services
“Meet and Greet” Service Riversong and ADT Security offer a “Meet and Greet Service” free of charge If you are nervous about arriving in a new area, please call ADT Security on 086 12 12 300 fifteen minutes before reaching the Guest House to arrange for one of their armed response cars to meet you at the Guest House. If a car is not available they offer a telephonic escort service. Shuttle Bus We use Archie Stripp 082 555 7990 ajstripp@mweb.co.za from Africa Classic Tours for our shuttle service to and from the Airport. Cost is R350 one way. (add R50 for third person travelling) Please contact/pay him directly to make a booking. Shuttle to Vineyard Hotel or restaurants in Newlands/Claremont area +-R60 per trip Shuttle to V&A waterfront, Table Mountain or city centre +-R350.00.00 one way.Prices can change according to fuel prices. We can book a Remedial massage in the comfort of your room. We are walking distance to many Spa's in the area.
General
Rooms Our elegantly stylish, spacious en suite bedrooms have comfortable beds and pillows, Flat screen TV/ DSTV decoders, microwave ovens, well stocked fridges and snack baskets, tea and coffee making facilities, safe for valuables, desks/dressing tables, heaters, electric blankets, hot water bottles and fans. Fluffy white towels and bathrobes, percale linen, hairdryers, clock-radios/iPod docking stations, Charlotte Rhys toiletries, pool towels and complimentary chocolates. Room Names: The Leopard Room - 2 double beds - Full en suite bathroom -access to pool patio – Mountain Views. The Ethnic Suite -2 single or 1 king bed - access to lavender garden - separate lounge/study - large shower en suite bathroom. 2 single beds can be added to lounge to turn this room into a family room. The Colonial room - 1 double bed - large shower en suite bathroom (Inter leading door to Mt. View Room making these rooms suitable for families sharing). Air conditioner. The Mt View Room - 1 king or 2 singles beds - access to lounge patio - Mountain views. (Inter leading door to Colonial Room making these rooms suitable for families sharing). Full en suite bathroom with shower over bath. Air conditioner. The Blue Room - 1 king or 2 single extra length beds - full en suite bathroom with oval bath. Air Conditioner The Floral Room - 1 king or 2 single beds - access to lounge patio -mountain views - en suite full bathroom The River Room - 1 king extra length - open plan full bathroom - toilet is not separate but part of room - suitable for single occupation or establish couples - access to pool patio The Garden Room - 1 king or 2 single beds - access to pool and garden patios - 6 seater bar area – semi self catering - en suite bathroom with shower over bath. Features of the Guest House: Mountain Views – from garden, roof garden, lounge, dining room patio and certain rooms Plunge pool and garden bordering The Liesbeek River Shuttle bus with collection/drop – airport and surrounding areas Remedial Massage in the comfort of your room Walking distance from Newlands Rugby/Cricket stadium, Two Oceans Marathon start, Cavendish Centre (shopping centre/Mall), Newlands pool, Vineyard Hotel and conference centre, Southern Suns Hotel, Sports Science Institute,Virgin Active Gym, University of Cape Town, Great Westerford, SACS and Westerford Schools and many bars, pubs and restaurants. 20 Minutes to airport city centre, V&A Waterfront, FIFA Soccer Stadium, golf courses, Winelands, Golden beaches and major tourist attractions.
Languages spoken
English, Afrikaans.

Policies of Riversong Guest House

Check-in
From 14:00:00 until 23:59:00
Check-out
From 11:00:00 until 11:00:00
General
Inri Mc Manus welcomes you to Riversong Guest House.
A Luxury 4 star boutique guest house in the heart of Newlands, Cape Town. Riversong sits on the banks of Liesbeek River and boasts panoramic views of Table Mountain.
Conveniently situated in the Southern Suburbs, Riversong is an ideal base for the discerning business person or holiday maker who is looking for more than a hotel room.
Friendly hospitality and attention to detail makes Riversong a popular choice for local and overseas guests.
Location
Riversong is short walk from Newlands Cricket and Rugby Grounds, Cavendish Square (The Mall), Claremont CBD, Vineyard Hotel and Conference centre, S.A. Sports Science Institute, SA Breweries, Dean Street (start of The Two Ocean Marathon), and Virgin Active Gym and many restaurants and pubs around the trendy Newlands Village.
10 minutes from University of Cape Town, Belmont Square, Kirstenbosch gardens, Kelvin Grove club, Great Westerford, Baxter theatre, leading hospitals and schools.
20-minute drive from the Airport, City Centre, Cape Town International Convention Centre, V & A Waterfront, FIFA Soccer Stadium, golf courses, wine farms and golden beaches.
Special conditions
Limitation of liability
Guests agree on behalf of themselves and the members of their parties that neither the establishment, its owners, employees nor agents shall be responsible for any injury or death of any person or the loss or destruction of or damage to any property upon the premises, whether arising from fire, theft or any cause and by whomsoever caused or arising from the negligence (gross or otherwise) or wrongful act of any person in the employment of the guesthouse.

Any damage caused by guests to property and premises due to bad behaviour or carelessness will be for the guests account.

No smoking in rooms or guest house. There are ashtrays available outside on the patios. You will be liable to pay any laundry or cleaning fees to remove smoke smell from the room.
By signing or by confirming the reservation verbally or by email the guests/agents agree to this policy explicitly and irrevocably
Non-refundable
Cancellations more than 31 days prior to visit forfeit 10% of the total booking quote.

Cancellations more than 30 days prior to visit forfeit 50% of the total booking quote.

Cancellations between 30 and 15 days prior to the visit forfeit 75% of the total booking quote.

Cancellations between 14 and 1 days prior to the visit forfeit 100% of the total booking quote.

For non-arrival/no show/premature departure 100% of total booking quoted is payable.
Cancellation/ prepayment
Please read our Cancellation and non arrival policy before confirming your booking.
Deposit = 100% deposit for 7 days or less. For more than 8 days a 50% deposit is required with 100% payment due before arrival.
If cancelled for whatever reason you will be liable for full payment whether we have a deposit from you or not. Verbal and email bookings are binding as a confirmation of the booking. Companies/Travel agencies operating on a Bill back basis will also be liable to pay cancellation fees if cancelled whether we have a voucher or not. Please make sure your clients are aware of our policy before accepting our accommodation at our establishment.
We require the deposit/full payment to be paid by EFT or you need to furnish us with full credit card details to confirm the booking. Credit Card No. with expiry date and CCV no.

Like all Hotels and Guest Houses we have a Strict Cancellation policy to protect us against cancellations. We only have a few rooms and cannot make up business lost. We have a live calendar with Nightsbridge which connects too many websites around the world giving instant online availability. Once a room is booked it is no longer available to sell on these websites.
Cancellations more than 31 days prior to visit forfeit 10% of the total booking quote.

Cancellations more than 30 days prior to visit forfeit 50% of the total booking quote.

Cancellations between 30 and 15 days prior to the visit forfeit 75% of the total booking quote.

Cancellations between 14 and 1 days prior to the visit forfeit 100% of the total booking quote.

For non-arrival/no show/premature departure 100% of total booking quoted is payable.
We do not pay third parties for any other services on your behalf. If monies are deposited into our account incorrectly we do not refund until cleared with our bank.

By signing or by confirming the reservation verbally or by email the guests/agents agree to this policy explicitly and irrevocably
Children and extra beds
Babies under 1 year stay free of charge. We have a camp cot and high chair available.
Toddlers/children under 10 years pay 50% of Adult rate when sharing with an Adult.
Toddlers/Children under 10 staying in their own room with inter leading door to Parents room pay full Adult Rate.
We can add single beds or snooza bed (fold down otterman suitable for child to sleep on to the following rooms:
The Ethnic Suite
The Garden Room
The Mountainview Room
The Leopard room with 2 double beds is suitable for families to share.
The Ethnic Suite - 2 single beds can bed added
The Mountain and Garden Room - 1 single bed can be added
The Mountain View room and Colonial Room have inter leading doors making them suitable for families to share.
Our pool does not have a net or fence. We cannot be held responsible for any doors left open to the pool area.
Children are welcome to stay as long as they are well behaved and parents take other guests into consideration.
Any damage to furniture or fittings done by children will be for the parents account.
Pets
No pets allowed
Accepted credit cards
The hotel reserves the right to pre-authorize credit cards prior to arrival.

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