Hippo Boutique Hotel

5-9 Park Lane, Gardens, Cape Town, 8001, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8018, South Africa | 4 star hotel
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This 4 star hotel, located in the Gardens area of Cape Town, is near Camp's Bay Beach, Castle of Good Hope, Abseil Africa, and Bo-Kaap Museum.
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    Travel Blogs from Cape Town

    All good things must come to an end...

    A travel blog entry by charlottesmith on Jul 06, 2014

    ... hour away from Cape Town. It was the furthest Mika had ever driven without one of her parents(!) but she does an enormous amount of driving in Cape Town, so I was in safe hands! The whole excursion was to go to a leather factory shop which sells handmade leather shoes and bags for next to nothing; Mika had her eye on a pair of sandals for her trip to Turkey. Since I was there, I also ended up buying a beautiful pair of shoes for ...

    On the Tropic of C

    A travel blog entry by chagger1 on Apr 17, 2014

    ... cheetha rescue project yesterday - fantastiss!(as they say in Afrikaans). Tractor pulled us over a muddy track yesterday morn (there had been a big T storm) & the game jeeps had churned up the road). This morning we cross the great green greasy Limpopo into Zimbabwe....a new adventure ...

    Wrong turn

    A travel blog entry by dgandj9 on Jan 16, 2014

    1 comment, 6 photos

    ... entire country. From where I stand they are doing a great job, with most places in Cape Town being immaculate.

    After lunch we headed to a bar known as "The Grand" a trendy hip place for capetonians to hangout. Despite being based in an industrial area close to the waterfront, it was a pretty cool place to sit and have a few drinks. To help us relax they provided very comfortable leather couches and after a few beers I found ...


    A travel blog entry by hannabrowne on Oct 26, 2013

    3 comments, 1 photo

    ... were at sea for about 3.5 hours, then headed back to shore. Even the boat ride was fun because the waves were so big. We got back to shore, had lunch, and drove 2 hours back to Cape Town after stopping to go whale watching. We got back to the volunteer house, packed up, and said goodbye (which took a lot longer than expected). Paige and I took a cab back to the hotel that we stayed in the first night and checked in. An extremely relaxing night was very well ...

    Goodbye, South Africa

    A travel blog entry by segacs on Jun 26, 2013

    2 comments, 9 photos

    ... emerging from this. And yet, many significant government leaders since 1994 were imprisoned on Robben Island, including Nelson Mandela, of course, as well as current prime minister Jacob Zuma, and a whole host of other prominent leaders and politicians.

    On the return ferry trip, I accidentally met a few people who were part of a missionary tour from the US to South Africa. I nodded politely as they tried to explain their work, and looked around for ...