Avatara Guest House
Cape Town, Cape Town Central - Accommodation
ESTABLISHMENT OVERVIEW:Looking for that ideal home away from home while you explore Cape Town...
Avatara Guesthouse offers this and much more. Situated at the foot of Signal Hill, we are within walking distance to the popular V&A Waterfront, Green Point Stadium, De Waterkant's Cape Quarter and a 5 minute drive to Table Mountain, CTICC, city centre and the world's most spectacular beaches. Deli's, restaurants and shops are all meters away from our doorstep.
Opened in 2009 the Avatara, with its high ceilings and polished wooden floors, combines the best of the old and the new. Each of its six spacious rooms retains beautiful period features together with stylish modern fixtures and furnishings including tasteful en suite bathrooms, luxuriant king/queen-size beds and flat screen TV's.
There is a communal kitchen and a tranquil patio space where guests enjoy a buffet breakfast in the mornings or relax with and mingle in the afternoons. Coming from the Hindi word meaning 'heaven on earth', Avatara is indeed a slice of tranquility beside the bustling heart of the city.
Facilities & Amenities includes:
Facilities available at Avatara Guest House, Cape Town, Cape Town Central
- Animal Friendly
- Children Welcome
- Conference Facilities
- Gay Friendly
- Secure Parking
- Non Smoking
Accreditations & Gradings:
Accreditations for Avatara Guest House, Cape Town, Cape Town Central
- Tourism Grading Council
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Directions to Avatara Guest House
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GPS Co-Ordinates: 18° 24' 34.6" E / 33° 54' 34" S
By Car / Driving
Driving to Avatara Guest House in Cape Town, Cape Town Central
|Departing: Cape Town International Airport|
|Address: 37 Aviation Crescent, Cape Town International Airport (CPT), Cape Town 7490, South Africa|
|Distance: 20.9 km / Duration: 20 mins|
|1.||Head south||0.1 km|
|2.||Slight left toward Airport Approach Rd||0.9 km|
|3.||Slight left toward Airport Approach Rd||48 m|
|4.||Turn left onto Airport Approach Rd||1.4 km|
|5.||Keep right to stay on Airport Approach Rd||0.2 km|
|6.||Merge onto Settlers Wy/N2 via the ramp to Cape Town||11.2 km|
|7.||Merge onto De Waal Dr/N2||0.8 km|
|8.||Continue onto Nelson Mandela Blvd||3.0 km|
|9.||Take the Strand Street exit||0.4 km|
|10.||Merge onto Strand St||2.2 km|
|11.||Continue onto High Level Rd||0.4 km|
|12.||Turn right onto Cavalcade Rd/York Rd||0.2 km|
|13.||Take the 1st left onto York Rd
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Cape Town International Airport - Cape Town+ OPEN WEBSITE
Cape Town International airport used to be called D.F. Malan Airport and was opened in 1954 replacing the old Wingfield Aerodrome Airport.
This airport is the second busiest and second largest airport in South Africa and third busiest in Africa, by 2015 it is expected to have 14 million passengers pass through the airport. It is within easy driving distance (20 km) from the centre of Cape Town.
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