KOLBE HOUSE is the Catholic Centre and residence for the University of Cape Town. From mid-November to January the students’ rooms are available for holiday guests. We offer self-catering accommodation on our beautiful estate in Rondebosch. Our rates are very competitive.

We are near the university and there is secure parking on the premises. Short walks to shops, transport, etc. For details contact the warden on 021 685 7370 or 082 308 0080. Fax: 021 686 2342. E-mail address: Address: Kolbe House, Grotto Road / PO Box 164 Rondebosch 7700.

See also Retreat Houses and Conference Centres and Hostels on our website for further specified accommodation options.

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