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Kirstenbosch Forest Lodge

Self Rated: 3.5 out of 5
19A Upper Thistle Avenue, Newlands, Cape Town, 7700, South Africa
5.0 out of 5 rating 1 review TripAdvisor Rating: 5.0
Property Details

Property Location

Located in Cape Town, Kirstenbosch Forest Lodge is a 2-minute drive from Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens and 12 minutes from Newlands Stadium. This guesthouse is 6.7 mi (10.7 km) from Castle of Good Hope and 7.2 mi (11.6 km) from Greenmarket Square.


Make yourself at home in one of the 3 guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include electric kettles and complimentary bottled water, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access.


A complimentary full breakfast is served on weekdays from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM and on weekends from 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, laundry facilities, and microwave in a common area. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Table Mountain National Park - 2.8 km / 1.7 mi
Cavendish Square - 3.5 km / 2.2 mi
Arderne Gardens - 3.8 km / 2.4 mi
Kingsbury Hospital - 4 km / 2.5 mi
Newlands Brewery - 4 km / 2.5 mi
Newlands Cricket Ground - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
Newlands Stadium - 4.3 km / 2.7 mi
University of Cape Town - 4.4 km / 2.7 mi
Rhodes Memorial - 5.4 km / 3.3 mi
Kenilworth Race Course - 6.9 km / 4.3 mi
Cape Town Science Centre - 7.1 km / 4.4 mi
Groote Schuur Hospital - 7.3 km / 4.5 mi
Eagles Nest - 8 km / 5 mi
District 6 - 8.3 km / 5.1 mi

The nearest major airport is Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) - 19.7 km / 12.2 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or 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.

The front desk is open daily from 9:00 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.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • Children 12 years old and younger are not permitted at this property.

  • Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: ZAR 0.0

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

  • -Fireplace in lobby
  • -Free self parking
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Terrace
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Water dispenser
  • -Shared microwave
  • -Shared refrigerator
  • -Garden
  • -Fully fenced