We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
South Africa Visit 2018

We had a great couple of hours in the fort and an excellent guide to explain the history etc... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2018
heike0range
,
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Castle of Good Hope

We arrived at mid day so very fortunate to see the changing of the Guard. We were then given a... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2017
Jackiefm
,
Perth, Australia
via mobile
Read all 16 reviews
6
All photos (6)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent18%
  • Very good45%
  • Average37%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
26 Mar 2018
“South Africa Visit 2018”
24 Oct 2017
“Castle of Good Hope”
About
As featured in The Best of the Cape
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
23°
13°
Dec
24°
15°
Jan
25°
15°
Feb
Contact
Town Square, Cape Town Central, South Africa
Website
Improve This Listing
Reviews (16)
Filter reviews
4 results
Traveller rating
0
2
2
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
0
2
2
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 26 March 2018

We had a great couple of hours in the fort and an excellent guide to explain the history etc. Following the guided tour we had some refreshment at the small cafe (this was good and the banana loaf was excellent) before we ventured round the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank heike0range
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

We arrived at mid day so very fortunate to see the changing of the Guard. We were then given a display of firing of the cannon by a volunteer, It was entertaining with a big BANG! There was hardly anyone there so had a nice...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Jackiefm
Reviewed 3 December 2015

We went knowing that much of the fort was undergoing renovations. There were closures for much of the facility. We went near noon and saw the changing of the key ceremony and also the firing of the cannon which helped make the visit. Second's living...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank 712JohnS712
Reviewed 15 October 2015

interesting place, unfortunately under renovation when we visited. This could become even more interesting when the renovation has been completed.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank RC583
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 114 nearby hotels
The Alphen Boutique Hotel
235 reviews
.96 km away
Highlands Country House
101 reviews
2.12 km away
The Last Word Constantia
229 reviews
2.43 km away
The Cellars-Hohenort
524 reviews
2.82 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1 297 nearby restaurants
Red Hawk Spur Steak Ranch
6 reviews
.94 km away
Erawan Thai Restaurant and Bar
220 reviews
1.04 km away
High Tea
30 reviews
.33 km away
Cafe Verdi
23 reviews
1.05 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 883 nearby attractions
Wallend-Air School of Paragliding
14 reviews
.89 km away
Southern Suburbs
48 reviews
.22 km away
Maynardville Open Air Theatre
16 reviews
1.09 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Fort Goede Hoop staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines