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Overview

Secluded, stylish and seriously serene, Kensington Palace is tucked away in the leafy Cape Town suburb of Higgovale on the slopes of Table Mountain. This understated boutique hotel is home to just eight stunning suites, promising plenty of local artwork, luxury amenities and truly personalised service. When guests aren’t feasting on seasonal menus, lounging beside the pool or indulging in a massage from the comfort of their suite, they’ve got the very best of Cape Town on their doorstep.

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0141 955 4000

At a glance

  • Boutique Hotel
  • 5 Star
  • 8 suites
  • 1 restaurants and bars

Experiences

Getting There

Arrival Airport

Cape Town International Airport

Approximate flight times

Approximately 11 hours 30 minutes from London

Time difference

GMT +2

Climate

From October through to April, there can be high rainfall in Kruger which results in beautiful, lush green landscapes and amazing birdwatching but can make game viewing a little trickier due to the dense vegetation. As you enter the dry season from May, water sources dry up bringing out the wildlife and May through September are the best months for safari with August and September generally being peak time. Summer Safari’s (our winter) can also be a great time to go though as morning drives are not as chilly and during the day you can make the most of the pools at your reserve, late November/December is also when a lot of the young animals are born. Temperatures will be fairly warm during the day and chilly through the night and early morning. May is also a great time to visit KwaZulu Natal and ideal for visiting the Drakensberg mountains or for a beach stay in the region. As mentioned earlier, whale watching is at its best from July through November, and November is still off peak.

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Location

Gardens