Highlands Country House

36 Tennant Road, Upper Kenilworth, Cape Town, 7708

Tel:  +27 (0) 21 797 8810
Fax: +27 (0) 21 761 0017

14:00 PM
11:00 AM

English, German


Cape Town International ( 15 - 20 KM )



Set in magnificent gardens in one of Cape Town`s prestigious suburbs, situated between the renowned Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens and the Contantia wine estates. The most romantic setting for a wedding and honeymoon.

Highlands 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.

Here, a warm welcome awaits, where caring staff will attend to your every need and, with only 14 spacious bedrooms, privacy and personal hospitality are assured.

Elegantly furnished, from every room long sash windows overlook the terraced Italian gardens and water features, two sparkling pools or the putting green.
Relax and enjoy sumptuous breakfasts, with lunch and dinner prepared by our Cordon Bleu chef by prior arrangement. Many hours of pleasure can be attained in the lounge,library, the intimate private bar, Colonial sitting room, romantic dining conservatory or the large elegant billiard room. The winter months are warm and cosy with five of these facilities having a log fire.

Being close to Corporate head offices we are eager to discuss rates suitable to the budgets of regular travellers to the city and their conferencing requirements.

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


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We offer a selection of Loft/Pool Rooms, Executive Rooms, Luxury Rooms as well as a Garden Suite. Elegantly furnished, from every room long sash windows overlook the terraced Italian gardens and water features.

Designed for comfort & relaxation these rooms are favorites with our guests requesting privacy & space to relax, recover or rejuvenate. The bathrooms have a full bath & separate shower and look out over the roof tops to the sea at False Bay or gardens & mountain slopes.

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

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.

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.

Please contact us for attractive Corporate rates.

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Wi-fi InternetCoffee/tea station

Internet TerminalOutdoor Pool Wi-fi InternetGarden Non smokingBreakfast Room



Customer Reviews

Ryno Kotze 
on May 22, 2012
Excellent Accommodation in a fine setting. Perfection!
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