Residence Comfort Dorp Street


Student residence in the city centre and at 15 minutes walk from the school in Cape Town


Dorp Street House is centrally positioned in the CBD. It is a short walk to the well-known, fashionable Long Street, with restaurants, cafés, bars, and clubs.

The home has a warm, friendly atmosphere, and there is a cosy living area where students may relax, watch TV, or play board games.

Students have access to a fully equipped kitchen and a restaurant on-site.

The home is an excellent location from which to explore Cape Town at its finest.

The Company Gardens and the South African Museum are also nearby, as are many other tourist destinations such as Table Mountain and the V&A Waterfront.

The home has an old motif, and the decor in the common spaces will make everyone feel nostalgic!

There are a total of 15 beds. Each room has enough lighting and a study desk. Some rooms open onto a balcony where you can breathe fresh air or gaze out at Table Mountain.

Rooms and bed linen are replaced once a week.

Students have access to common restrooms; each room has a tiny sink for a fast wash.

The home is thoroughly cleaned twice a week, including all common spaces.

Students are expected to keep their individual places neat and tidy. Cleaning up after using the kitchen for cooking is extremely essential.

When students arrive, the house staff will take them to their rooms, give them keys, explain the house regulations, and show them how to go to the EC English school. Because the accommodation is just 1km away, walking is the most convenient method to get to school.

  • The minimum age to book self-catering accommodation is 18 years.
  • Comfort Dorp Street residence in Cape Town is the best accommodation for students seeking a more independent life in Cape Town.
  • Student residence Comfort Dorp Street in Cape Town offers high-quality bedrooms and single and twin rooms with shared bathrooms.
  • The bedroom is ready upon arrival, with clean sheets, a duvet, and a pillow.
  • Towels are supplied.
  • Common areas comprise of kitchen and living room.
  • The Kitchen is fully equipped with all appliances, a cooker, oven, fridge, microwave, toaster, cutlery, and cooking essentials.
  • There is a washing machine for the students to use.
  • Communal areas are deeply cleaned twice a week.
  • Bedrooms are cleaned once a week.
  • Students don't need to buy cleaning materials.
  • A deposit might be required on arrival or the first day in the school.
  • Your accommodation details will be sent to you two weeks before your arrival.
  • The bedroom must be left in the same condition it was found upon arrival, clean and tidy; otherwise, a penalty will be charged.


AccommodationResidence Comfort Dorp Street
Address14 Dorp street
CityCape Town
CountrySouth Africa
Phone (emergencies)+27848866342
Street viewGoogle Street View
Street routeGoogle Street Route
SchoolEC Cape Town


Cleaning Commons Service Cleaning Commons Service
Washing Machine Washing Machine
Full Kitchen Full Kitchen
Shared Kitchen Shared Kitchen
Fridge Fridge
Microwave Microwave
Towels Towels
Bedding Bedding
Hair Dryer Hair Dryer
TV Lounge TV Lounge
Wifi Wifi


Minutes school by foot15
Weeks minimum1
Weeks maximum50
Check in day nameSaturday/Sunday
Check out day nameSaturday/Sunday
Year 2024
Holidays (country)01/Jan, 21/Mar, 29/Mar, 01/Apr, 27/Apr, 01/May, 17/Jun, 09/Aug, 24/Sep, 16/Dic, 25/Dic, 26/Dic



Year 2024

Low season

Single room shared bathroom (per week)220 ≈ 0

High season

High season period residences30/Dic/2023 → 22/Mar/2024
Single room shared bathroom (per week)235 ≈ 0

Pick up at the airport and transfer to the accommodation

Transfer from Cape Town International Airport (CPT) (19km, 16min)35 ≈ 0