137 Waterkant Street, De Waterkant, Cape Town
VENUE WEBSITE (click here): www.villagenlife.com
Colourful De Waterkant Village is a unique European influenced village of semi-detached quaint cottages and cobbled streets preserved from the 1760s. Cradled between the city and the V&A Waterfront, De Waterkant Village is avant-garde, a cultural urban refuge highlighted by the abundance of restaurants, art galleries, clubs, salsa clubs, tapas bars, and Parisian inspired cafés. Drawing comparisons from cultural and artistic villages from all over the world, De Waterkant embraces individuality and theatricality, echoed in the architecture and vibrancy of its residents and visitors.
Walking on the beautiful sidewalks, one cannot help but be caught up in its spell, cast by the beauty of the Dutch-influenced architecture, with flower boxes under the windows, sprawling balconies and rooftop decks providing exquisite views and majestic old trees that line the streets, filtering the sun selectively through their branches. This is a place that will tempt you into its fold and dare you to indulge and delight in life's finer pleasures.
De Waterkant Village offers a variety of comfortable and convenient properties for every need, from fully serviced houses to guest houses, self-catering apartments, and comfortable adventure pads. In keeping with the feel of an authentic traveler’s village, guests will enjoy a range of facilities and services when staying at any of the properties within the portfolio, including a centralized Service Centre, housekeeping and laundry services, personal shopping services, and breakfast at The Village Cafe or Cafe Charles every morning.