Sonnekus Guest House

Guest house

88 Main Road, St. James, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

ExcellentBased on 164 reviews


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Reviews for Sonnekus Guest House

ExcellentBased on 164 reviews
Rating Summary
  • Cleanliness9.7
  • Comfort9.5
  • Location9.7
  • Services9.4
  • Staff9.8
  • Value for money9.6
Who stays here?
  • Families 
  • Young couples 
  • Couples most popular!
  • Groups of friends 
  • Solo travelers 
  • Business travellers 

About Sonnekus Guest House

Opened in 1926, Sonnekus Guest House Cape Town is located in Cape Town and offers free Wi-Fi, babysitting/child services and an express check-in and check-out feature. It is ideally positioned for gue...

Good to know

Distance to city centre

13.4 mi

Location rating








Wi-Fi available in all areas


Policies vary by room type and provider.

Contact number

+27 217 882 992

Amenities at Sonnekus Guest House

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi


  • Electric blankets
  • Electric kettle
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Extra-long beds (> 2 metres)
  • Family rooms
  • Fan
  • Feather pillow
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Garden view
  • Smoke alarms
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV outside property
  • No smoking
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Landmark view
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Express check-out
  • Hairdryer
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Mountain view
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Free parking
  • Pool towels
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • Designated smoking area
  • Storage available
  • Quiet street view
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Disabled access
  • Beach towels
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Safety deposit box
  • Fireplace
  • Sea view
  • Seating area
  • Shampoo
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Adapted bath
  • Adapter
  • First-aid kit
  • Socket near the bed
  • Balcony
  • Bathtub
  • Spa bath
  • Body soap
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Children's television networks
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Dustbins
  • TV
  • Conditioner
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Desk
  • Walk-in shower
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Fishing
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Golf
  • Books, DVDs, music for children
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Scuba diving
  • Diving
  • Snorkelling
  • Horse riding
  • Water park
  • Windsurfing
  • Outdoor tennis
  • Hiking


  • Babysitting or child care
  • Wake-up service
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Concierge service
  • Laundry service
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Tour desk
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Key access
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Ticket service

Where is Sonnekus Guest House

Most popular landmarks

Newlands Cricket Ground10.2 mi
Table Mountain11.2 mi
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront14.9 mi

Getting around

Cape Town Simon's Town5.1 mi
Cape Town Hout Bay8.6 mi
Cape Town Bakoven Susan 111.7 mi
Cape Town Intercape Depot12.3 mi
Cape Town Quebec 112.3 mi
Cape Town Cape Town, Wc13.8 mi

FAQs when booking at Sonnekus Guest House

  • Is pricing at Sonnekus Guest House comparable to 4 star hotels in Cape Town?

    Sonnekus Guest House is generally less than the average price of 4 stars hotels in Cape Town. On average, you can expect to pay 116.782 per night in Cape Town. Sonnekus Guest House will run you £40 per night, which is 53% cheaper than the Cape Town average.

  • What is the Sonnekus Guest House phone number?

    If you have questions or concerns about your stay, call +27 217 882 992 to talk to a Sonnekus Guest House front desk representative.

  • Does Sonnekus Guest House have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Sonnekus Guest House has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What is the check-out time at Sonnekus Guest House?

    Sonnekus Guest House check-out time is 11:30, though late check-out may be accommodated if agreed in advance with the hotel reception.

  • How much does it cost to stay at Sonnekus Guest House, Cape Town, South Africa?

    A good deal at Sonnekus Guest House right now is between £29 and £40 per night. Prices change based on dates and room type, so enter your requirements in the form above to see the best deals currently available.

  • Does Sonnekus Guest House have a laundry service?

    Yes, there is a hotel laundry service for guests at Sonnekus Guest House.

  • How close is Sonnekus Guest House from the Cape Town city centre?

    Sonnekus Guest House is just 1.2 mi away from the centre of Salt River, Cape Town. From Sonnekus Guest House you can easily get to other popular landmarks such as Newlands Cricket Ground.

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