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Portswood Close, Portswood Ridge Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
5 Star accommodation
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All reviewsqueen victoriafirst floorsister hotelbeautifully decorated bedroomperfect breakbalcony overlookingspecial place to staydash restaurantferris wheelbedside tablecape wheelbreakfast roomour honeymoonhuge bathroomthe ground floorsitting rooma couple of minutes walk
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are looking for above excellent personal service. Look no further. From our booking , our arrival, our stay. Exceptional The room was beautiful, large and with an amazing view of the waterfront and eye. The breakfast was superb , coffee freshly brewed and...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Dock House is located on the Victoria and Albert waterfront, and just a few steps from all the action. It is very similar to Fisherman’s Wharf in San Francisco. There is a back gate that leads you right down onto the main waterfront area,...More

Thank FoodieMD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Comfortable hotel, staff are very kind and helpful. Thank you Michelle and team! You made us feel at home immediately, and helped us with the booking of activities. We had two spacious, adjacent rooms on the first floor, with a balcony overlooking the Waterfront. We...More

Thank Monique K
Response from Michelle_Fourie, General Manager at Dock House Boutique HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Monique Thank you for taking the time to provide us with this review of your recent stay at Dock House. The team and I pride ourselves on providing personal service where we aim to make our guests feel at home. We are delighted to...More

Reviewed 12 August 2018

Upon arrival at the dock house, we were greeted by an extremely welcoming staff and a beautiful room that had been set up perfectly for our honeymoon stay. The location was a perfect jumping off spot for exploring Cape Town, with close access to the...More

Thank aashby999
Response from Michelle_Fourie, General Manager at Dock House Boutique HotelResponded 15 August 2018

Dear Aashby It gives me great joy when I see reviews such as yours. We are lucky to be in the hustle & bustle of the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, yet tucked away from it all. My team are a great asset to the property...More

Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

We loved our stay at the Dock House and our winter wellness treatments by Patience and Esther. The staff of the Dock House are very helpful and ensured we fully enjoyed Cape Town. The hotel car to Boulder Bay and Cape of Good Hope was...More

Thank Red-eye_mama
Response from Michelle_Fourie, General Manager at Dock House Boutique HotelResponded 20 July 2018

Dear Mr/s Kaufman Thank you for taking the time to provide us with this review of your recent stay at Dock House. We are lucky to be located in the hustle and bustle of the V&A Waterfront, yet tucked away from it all. The team...More

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About
Description
A stone’s throw from the alluring V&A Waterfront, located alongside the Time Ball Tower, Dock House Boutique Hotel & Spa offers the ideal balance between convenience and complete privacy. The hotel’s charming ...More exterior gives way to an opulent world beyond its front door. Chandeliers and ornate ceiling cornices, among other fine touches, create a sense of Victorian charm and allude to the property’s historical roots, originally the Harbour Master’s private residence in the 1800s. Since then, the building has been transformed into a distinguished boutique hotel, voted among the top 25 luxury hotels in South Africa. It has been uniquely decorated with elaborate furnishings and bold artworks, maintaining the trait of classic exquisiteness throughout the establishment. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free Parking
Spa
Restaurant
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Golf Course
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Sauna
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
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Luxury
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Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Luxury
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$338 - US$748 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Dock House Hotel Cape Town Central
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
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12 June 2016|
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Response from Marcello T | Reviewed this property |
Our room had a king size bed.
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"Upstairs large balcony overlooking waterfront"
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"Over look the pool/ garden"
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