EC Cape Town: Comfort Green Point Student Residence

EC Cape Town: Comfort Green Point Student Residence

The Comfort Green Point Student Residence, standing between the foot of Signal Hill and the Atlantic Ocean, is located in the metropolitan suburb of Green Point, directly opposite the Cape Town Stadium and Green Point Urban Park. Ideally and centrally situated, the residence is within close walking distance to the beachfront, Cape Town City Centre, V&A Waterfront, supermarkets, delis, bars and restaurants, a variety of sport clubs and facilities, as well as Cape Town’s LGBTQI village, de Waterkant.

Description of Accommodation

Accommodation Includes

Type of Room
Single, Twin/Double, Quad
Bathroom Type
All bedrooms have a private, en-suite bathroom
Board Status
Self-catering (Optional Bed & Breakfast option on request)


153 Main Road, Green Point, 8005, Cape Town, South Africa

Airport Pickup

I want an EC airport transfer, can I arrive at any time?
If you have booked accommodation with EC, you are entitled to a free airport transfer. You may arrive at anytime and will be welcomed to the residence, although you will only be able to check-in at 14:00 on the arrival day.

What information do I need to give to book an airport transfer?
Please provide your flight number, arrival time and airport of origin. Details to be provided at least 2 weeks before the arrival date.

What should I do if I cannot find the EC representative?
If, after 10 minutes, you cannot see the EC representative, please call +27 84 886 6342 from your mobile phone or from the Airport Information Desk, located on the ground floor in the main terminal lobby close to the exit. Please be ready to provide your details; name, country, student number and where you are waiting in the airport.

What should I do if I have missed my flight or my flight is delayed?
Notify EC by calling +27 84 886 6342 to re-arrange your transfer time. Should you not notify EC of the flight delay/change, you will forfeit your airport transfer.

Phone Number

+27 21 433 4310

Emergency Number

+27 84 886 6342

Journey to school

Arrival and departure


Cancellation prior to arrival

Cancellations as per standard EC Accommodation Terms and Conditions.
Students cancelling or postponing within 14 days from arrival will be charged both a two-week cancellation fee at the weekly rate as quoted in the price list for the accommodation booked, as well as an accommodation placement fee.

Cancellation after arrival

Students leaving their accommodation must give 4 weeks’ notice in writing prior to termination. If no notice is given, a 4-week cancellation fee at the quoted accommodation rate applies.

Other ways to get to your residence

E-hailing services (e.g. Uber), airport-based taxi companies and the MyCiti bus provide transport from Cape Town International Airport to the residence.

Arrival Procedures

The Student Residence has a 24-hour reception. The receptionist will check you in, show you around the property and assist with any information needed.


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