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Hotel Description

Our customers tell us they enjoy Penguin Palace's walkable location. During your stay, you'll be within walking distance of Boulders Beach. Features include free breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self-parking. Built in 2000, this 3.5-star apartment has 5 apartments. Each apartment includes amenities such as free WiFi and a balcony.

  • Each apartment offers a balcony, a flat-screen TV and a fridge
  • Free English breakfast served daily
  • Free WiFi
  • Free self-parking
  • Amenities include a front-desk safe, a gift shop and a rooftop terrace
  • Guests have good things to say about the accommodation for the spaciousness and nice bathrooms
  • Just a 4-minute drive from Boulders Beach and 7 minutes from Fish Hoek Beach
  • Airport shuttle service available for a fee
  • Cats and dogs welcome for a fee (restrictions apply)

Luxury Studio Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
£70* Per night/room 29 Oct - 30 Oct

Deluxe Queen Suite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Luxury Honeymoon Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Luxury Penguin Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe King Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

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Property Features

Free breakfast is served daily. WiFi is free in public spaces. A round-trip airport shuttle (available on request) is available for a fee. A rooftop terrace, gift shops/news stands, and a safe deposit box at the front desk are also featured at the business-friendly Penguin Palace. Self parking is free. A complete renovation of Penguin Palace was completed in July 2019. This 3.5-star Cape Town apartment is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 5 guestrooms or units
  • Built in 2000
  • English breakfast (free)
  • Terrace on the roof
  • Towels for the beach
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Gift shop
  • Bellhop
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Fridge

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) (53.4 km / 33.2 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Penguin Palace offers 5 forms of accommodation with a safe and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to balconies. This individually decorated and furnished accommodation includes desks. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down comforters and premium bedding. 35-inch Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include a rainfall showerhead, designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

  • Private balcony
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Fridge
  • Coffee maker
  • Egyptian cotton linens
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Down blanket
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • Heating
  • Portable fan
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor

Food & Drink

Guests are served a free English breakfast daily from 8 AM to 9:30 AM.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 6:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 6:00 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests planning on arriving outside normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and lockbox information.

Airport shuttle service is available on request from 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM.
Guests arriving after 6:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests planning on arriving outside normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and lockbox information. The concierge or front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Airport shuttle service is offered on request from 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10:30 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 2 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for ZAR 600.00 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for ZAR 200.00 per night.

Pets

  • Pets: ZAR 500.00 per accommodation, per day, plus a deposit of ZAR 1000.00 per stay
  • Only dogs and cats are allowed
  • Maximum 2 per room (weight limit: 44 lb)
  • Certain rooms only
  • You can request a pet-friendly room by reaching out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • One child stays free
  • Guests must contact the property
  • Doorperson/Staffed front desk
  • Cash Deposit Required

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 700.00 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Pet deposit: ZAR 1000.00 per stay
  • Pet fee: ZAR 500.00 per accommodation, per day
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: ZAR 200.00 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: ZAR 600.00 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

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You should know

  • Penguin Palace offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.
  • Reservations are needed for golf tee times. For reservations, contact the apartment before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • One child 2 years old or younger stays free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Pets are welcome in specific rooms only, which can be requested by contacting the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation (please see the Fees section for related charges).
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