Services and Amenities
Highlands Lodge Guest House offers a beautiful tranquil garden setting with an abundant bird life where you can relax in the jacuzzi or on the patio on a lounger.
Airport transfers, tours or local shuttle services in an air-conditioned Micro bus are available by arrangement with SeeMore Tours.
Onsite Services Include:
- WiFi Internet Access
- Telephones in all suites
- Secure on-site parking
- Kitchenettes including fridge
- Colour TV with a customised DSTV Bouquet.
- All rooms with private entrances
- We pack lunches for guests who are unable to get lunch for any reason
Transfers to and from Cape Town International Airport can be arranged. Please contact Graham. Tours and shuttle available by arrangement.
Highlands Lodge is not licensed. There is a liquor store at the Aurora Centre for your requirements. Spar, in the same centre, carries a large selection of wine but no beer or spirits. Snacks and take-away meals are also available from Spar
Breakfast is served from 07h00 or by arrangement as we do start at 6 if required. Other times available on request. Additional meals are also available by arrangement.
Check In/Check Out
Check in time from 14H00, or earlier by prior arrangement
Check out time is 10h00. Should you require a late departure, please advise us and we will assist where possible. We can make arrangements to store your luggage until you leave.
In the event of an emergency, contact the office on Ext. 9 or 21 or 021 975 5514. It is a good idea to put these telephone numbers on your Cell phone.
Ambulance - 10177
Fire Brigade - 535 1100
Hospital – Durbanville Medi-Clinic - 021 980 2100
Mountain Rescue - 021 948 9900
Police Flying Squad - 10111
Sea Rescue - 449 3500
If there is a fire please alert other guests and management. Proceed to the parking area. There are fire extinguishers on the entrance wall in the “b” block foyer, outside Room #4 and in the passage to the kitchen.
We offer free WiFi access throughout the property. There is a computer connected to an ADSL line in the Conference Room for your use. Please contact the office.
Use of the Jacuzzi by prior arrangement at R75-00 per hour.
We offer 1 free load (+-5kg or part thereof) per person per week for extended stays.
An excellent selection of books is available for your reading pleasure.
Posting and mailing can be done at Reception. The Internet shop at the Aurora Centre offers a variety of services such as laminating etc.
If you would like us to make restaurant reservations, we will be happy to assist. During High season the popular restaurants are often fully booked. May we suggest that you make your reservations early. Some recommended restaurants are included in our room brochures.
We reside in a historically safe area but would appreciate that you keep the gates closed. Don't leave clothing or valuables in your car. Safes are available in each suite. Do not leave your room open when you are not in the immediate vicinity
Smoking is not permitted indoors. Please make use of designated areas on the patios and lapa where ashtrays have been placed for your convenience.
Telephone calls from suites are on a monitoring system and charged at Telkom rates x2.
We provide Channels 1,2,3, E-TV.
Tours and Transport
Seemore Tours and Transport operated by Graham is available for both transport and tours. There are several tours available to attractions in and around the Peninsula. Some interesting suggestions are offered inhouse. Please contact us for customised tours.
Universal adaptors are available upon payment of a fully refundable deposit.
SA uses a 220 volt system.
Tap water is of excellent quality and drinkable. As water is a precious commodity, please save wherever possible.
Forecasts - 082 233 9900
Tides, sunrise, sunset - 021 231 1649
Table Mountain weather - 021 424 8181 Option 3
Robben Island crossing - 021 419 1300 and ask for Information