Highlands Country House

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Loft/Pool Room

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Executive Room

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Luxury Room

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Garden Suite

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Property Information

Highlands Country House
+ 27 (0)21 797 8810
+27 (0)82 395 2001
36 Tennant Road
Kenilworth Cape Town 7708
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Highlands Country House is a beautifully restored National Monument. Built in 1900 by Sir Herbert Baker, Highlands is considered to be amongst the most important Cape homes of the era.

Set in magnificent gardens in one of Cape Town`s prestigious suburbs, situated between the renowned Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens and the Constantia wine estates. Whether it be leisure of business, Highlands is the perfect venue for your holiday, corporate function, intimate wedding or honeymoon.

At Highlands, a warm welcome awaits you, where good old fashioned excellent service is the order of the day; with only 14 spacious bedrooms privacy and personal hospitality are assured.

Elegantly furnished, from every room long sash windows overlook the terraced Italian gardens, water features and two sparkling pools.

Relax and enjoy sumptuous breakfasts, with lunch and dinner prepared for you personally by our chef. Many hours of pleasure can be spent in the lounge, library, intimate private bar, sitting room, conservatory or on the terrace. Even the winter months are warm and cosy with open fireplaces and under-floor heating.

Conveniently located, Highlands is close to golf courses, Newlands rugby and cricket grounds and Rhodes Memorial, also built by Sir Herbert Baker. Beaches on the Atlantic seaboard and the Indian Ocean, the airport, Waterfront and Cape Town city centre are 20 minutes away.

We are always happy to make arrangements for your collection from the airport, tours or car hire and can assure competitive rates.

Property Features

  1. 24 hour Porterage
  2. 24 hour Room Service
  3. Non-Smoking Property
  4. Day Spa
  5. Outdoor Swimming Pool
  6. DVD Library
  7. Conference Facilities
  8. On Site Restaurant
  9. 24 hour Reception
  10. Broadband Internet Access
  11. Guest Laundry
  12. WiFi Internet
  13. Dry Cleaning Service
  14. Library
  15. Non-Smoking Rooms
  16. Free Parking
  17. Pet friendly
  18. Spa
  19. Tour Desk
  20. Security Parking

Accommodation Details

Highlands Country House

Loft/Pool Room

Loft/Pool Room

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Panoramic Views

Imagine spacious, imagine romantic, and imagine panoramic views and you have the 2 Loft rooms at Highlands. Designed for comfort & relaxation these 2 rooms are firm favorites with our guests requesting privacy & space to relax, recover or rejuvenate.

The bathrooms have a full bath & separate shower together with a vanity unit and look out over the roof tops to the sea at False Bay or the gardens & grounds of playing fields & mountain slopes. Both these rooms are light & fresh, fully air conditioned and being at the top of the house they are very quiet.

Patio Pleasures

Also in the same category, the pool room has double doors opening directly onto one of our two swimming pools. This room & the pool itself, is set in a secluded patio-garden with an inviting gazebo and delightful conservatory.

Fitted with a king size bed, large built in cupboards and a vanity unit, this room is the only room in the house without a full bath, it does however have a large shower and all the other facilities including TV, mini bar, hair dryer.

The patio directly in front of the pool room is an ideal spot to soak up the sun, sit in the shade, have a light lunch or indeed to enjoy your sundowners next to your “private” pool.

  1. Desk
  2. DVD Player
  3. Spa
  4. Mini Bar
  5. Hairdryer
  6. Room Safe
  7. Linen and Towels Provided
  8. Bathrobes Provided
  9. Fridge - Bar Fridge
  10. Views
  11. Room Service
  12. Bath
  13. Free In-House Movies
  14. Non-Smoking
  15. Queen bed
  16. Air conditioned
  17. Linen Provided
  18. Stairs
  19. Telephone
  20. Cots Available
  21. Shower - separate
  22. Free in house movies
  23. Broadband Internet Access
  24. Cable/Satellite TV
  25. Wireless Internet
  26. Laundry Facilities
  27. Lounge Area
  28. Free Newspaper
  29. Television
  30. Daily Room Service

Highlands Country House

Executive Room

Executive Room

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Double Rooms

Designed not only with the business traveler in mind our Executive rooms are all beautifully decorated, light & airy.

We have five Executive Rooms available each is different in shape & style. Three of the rooms have queen size beds, the fourth and fifth can be booked as a twin or with a king size bed. Only one of the rooms does not have a balcony but it is the most spacious of the five.

A desk or writing table, easy chairs or sofas make the room adaptable to the business or holiday traveler.

All rooms have private bathrooms with full baths and separate walk in showers. Of course all are equipped with TVs, mini bars and hairdryers.

  1. Room Safe
  2. Broadband Internet Access
  3. Television
  4. Shower - separate
  5. Spa
  6. Air conditioned
  7. Free Newspaper
  8. Hairdryer
  9. Laundry Facilities
  10. Stairs
  11. Room Service
  12. Fridge - Bar Fridge
  13. Views
  14. Balcony
  15. Mini Bar
  16. Bath
  17. Non-Smoking
  18. Wireless Internet
  19. Linen and Towels Provided
  20. One Queen Bed or Two Single Beds
  21. Bathrobes Provided
  22. Telephone
  23. Daily Room Service
  24. Linen Provided
  25. Queen bed
  26. Free In-House Movies
  27. Cable/Satellite TV
  28. Desk
  29. Lounge Area
  30. Cots Available

Highlands Country House

Luxury Room

Luxury Room

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Panoramic Views

Our Luxury rooms are generous in size & beautifully appointed, all have spacious, inviting bathrooms, all with a separate bath & shower. We have four Luxury rooms available in the main house each room is individually designed and decorated. All of the rooms have a large balcony spacious enough to entertain and enjoy the time relaxing, taking in the panoramic view of mountains and sea in the distance or the lush Highlands gardens.

All Luxury rooms have large king size beds, some can be converted to twins if requested. Writing tables, easy chairs & sofas, chests of drawers and large built in cupboards offer a home from home environment where our guests can spread out & relax.

Of course all are equipped with TVs, mini bars and hairdryers.

Garden Option

One of our Luxury rooms is situated in the garden.
A spacious room with under floor heated Travertine tiled floors in the main room & bathroom. A free standing bath, separate shower unit and his & hers washbasins underline the generous style.
This room opens onto a patio leading into the garden where access to the 2 pools is direct & easy. Drinks and even daily meals may be taken on this patio, without hardly leaving the room.

An added aspect of this luxury garden room is the dedicated TV satellite system and DVD player allowing the guest to chose what he would like to watch.

  1. Desk
  2. Balcony
  3. Spa
  4. Mini Bar
  5. Hairdryer
  6. King Bed
  7. DVD Player
  8. Bathrobes Provided
  9. Fridge - Bar Fridge
  10. Views
  11. Room Safe
  12. Linen and Towels Provided
  13. Free In-House Movies
  14. Non-Smoking
  15. Cots Available
  16. Room Service
  17. Bath
  18. Stairs
  19. Telephone
  20. King / 2 single beds
  21. Air conditioned
  22. Linen Provided
  23. Broadband Internet Access
  24. Cable/Satellite TV
  25. Wireless Internet
  26. Shower - separate
  27. Free in house movies
  28. Free Newspaper
  29. Television
  30. Daily Room Service
  31. Laundry Facilities
  32. Lounge Area

Highlands Country House

Garden Suite

Garden Suite

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A Romantic Haven

Highlands largest suite is lovingly known as our Garden Suite, a special room for any sense of occasion!

This suite is situated in the garden, furthest from the house and looks out via a front patio into the beautifully kept Highlands gardens. There is also a private patio to the side of the sitting room part of the suite , ideal to enjoy a sundowner or pre dinner drinks.

The room has an extra length king size bed, relaxing rocker armchairs and in the sitting room additional comfy chairs, coffee table a desk and drinks cabinet. Of course the room has a fully equipped bathroom with a large shower and in addition this is the only room at Highlands with a huge spa bath.

A DVD/Video player together with dedicated satellite unit enable our guests to watch the channel of their choice.

Ultimate Comfort

This suite has been lovingly furnished to provide the ultimate comfort, elegance and pleasure. A bright & airy room in fresh florals is kept cooler in the summer with the air conditioner if required; in winter the Italian Travertine tiled floors are warmed by the under floor heating.

A private space, situated in a beautiful garden setting surrounded by beautiful pictures, this room has a relaxed, private feel to it regardless of the season.

  1. Desk
  2. Balcony
  3. Bathrobes Provided
  4. Fridge - Bar Fridge
  5. Ceiling Fans
  6. King Bed
  7. Linen and Towels Provided
  8. Free In-House Movies
  9. Non-Smoking
  10. Views
  11. Room Safe
  12. Bath
  13. Stairs
  14. Telephone
  15. Cots Available
  16. Room Service
  17. Linen Provided
  18. Broadband Internet Access
  19. Cable/Satellite TV
  20. King / 2 single beds
  21. Air conditioned
  22. Free in house movies
  23. Free Newspaper
  24. Television
  25. Wireless Internet
  26. Shower - separate
  27. Lounge Area
  28. Mini Bar
  29. Hairdryer
  30. Daily Room Service
  31. Laundry Facilities
  32. Spa

Terms & Conditions

TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

Private Payment Policy:
• A deposit of 25% within 2 weeks of making the booking will secure your reservation. Balance of account will be due on departure.
• Highlands Country House reserves the right to release bookings should payment not be received by requested date.

Cancellation Policy:
• Cancellation within 15-30 days of arrival, 50% of full accommodation amount will be levied
• Cancellation less than 15 days prior to arrival, the full accommodation amount will be levied
• Cancellation for medical reasons will require proof in the form of a valid doctors certificate
• Cancellations will only be accepted in writing and they must be sent to info@highlands.co.za
or faxed to +27 21 761 0017. Please ensure that you get a response acknowledging your cancellation
• In the event of premature departure, the full extent of stay as originally booked and confirmed, will be charged
• Refunds of monies paid for bookings are at the discretion of management and are dependent on ability to resell rooms
• We recommend that you take out insurance against cancellation due to unforeseen circumstances
Rates:
• Include Accommodation and Full breakfast
• Exclude Lunch and dinner, laundry, transfers and tour services, telephones, gratuities, wireless internet & mini bar
• Rates are quoted in South African Rands per room per night inclusive of 14% VAT and all bed levies
• Rates are subject to change without notice
Bookings and reservations:
• All bookings are subject to availability on confirmation
• Provisional bookings will only be held for a maximum of 72 hours
• Full name of guests travelling will be required to convert status from provisional booking to confirmed together with deposit
• Should confirmation not be received by the given date, the booking will automatically be released and can only be re-instated on the basis of availability and that the booking is confirmed
Child Policy:
• Children are most welcome at Highlands under very strict supervision
• Children between 0 – 11 can share with their parents levied at R450 per child (limited to two children)
Third Parties Policy:
• No third persons/adults are allowed in the rooms
• In the event that a single Registered Highlands Guests invites a guest to stay the night, the new guest must sign in at the front desk and the double room rate will apply
Arrivals/Departures:
• Check-in is after 14h00/ Check-out is by 11h00
• Please notify us in advance of any late and early check-ins
• Late departures should be discussed with Management
We wish to draw your attention to the fact that The Highlands Country House cannot be held responsible for loss or damage to valuables or property on the premises. Such items are brought onto the premises at your own risk.

We may use third-party service providers to process your personal information on our behalf for the purposes of this booking. For example, we may share some information about you with these third parties so that they can contact you directly by email (for example: to obtain post stay reviews about your travel experience).

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