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    Grand Daddy Hotel

    38 Long Street | Western Cape, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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    • Excellent48%
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    • Average10%
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    “trailer park” (42 reviews)
    “rooftop bar” (45 reviews)
    “long street” (86 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Rooftop Terrace
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 314 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This is a cool hotel on long street. I decided to stay there to try out the airstream trailers on the roof which were really cool and much more comfortable and spacious than I thought. They have a big bad, wardrobe and bathroom. There is...More

    Thank JonathanCC
    Response from Brenda38CT, General Manager at Grand Daddy HotelResponded 5 days ago

    Dear JonathanCC, Thank you for your super review, we hope to welcome you back to the Grand Daddy soon. Regards, Brenda.

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Came across this place when searching for something unique to do in Cape Town. Decided to spend the $$ and book an "airstream penthouse" as they looked very cool on the internet. Arrival and check in was very easy and very welcoming with a smile,...More

    Thank TravelAgentStacey
    Response from Brenda38CT, General Manager at Grand Daddy HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear TravelAgentStacey, That you for your review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay at our beautiful hotel, I will definitely address the comment about the breakfast pancakes and the décor. We have changed internet suppliers and Wifi is now available again on the...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed here between Christmas and left New Years Day. Cape Town is so busy in this period it’s not funny so be prepared. The hotel itself is very modern, with cool interior design, clean rooms, comfy beds, and good wifi. The hotel staff made...More

    Thank Wafer25
    Response from Brenda38CT, General Manager at Grand Daddy HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Wafer25, Thank you for your super review, we hope to welcome you back soon. Regards, Brenda.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Rooftop bar with campers as rooms. Very original. Friendly service. Food and wine are food. Atmosphere unbelievable. We didn't stay in the hotel. We spoke other people who stay in the hotel and they were enthusiastic.

    Thank Boudewijn M
    Response from Brenda38CT, General Manager at Grand Daddy HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Boudewijn M, Thank you for your super review, we hope to welcome you back to the Grand Daddy! Regards, Brenda.

    Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

    I stayed at this hotel on the recommendation of a friend and seeing the very positive reviews here. The hotel is central on busy Long Street but rooms are still very quiet. You can walk to quite a few touristy sites in the city centre...More

    Thank ChrisL75
    Response from Brenda38CT, General Manager at Grand Daddy HotelResponded 20 November 2017

    Dear ChrisL75, Thank you for your super review, we hope to welcome you back again soon. Regards, Brenda.

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Banquet Room
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$152 - US$314 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #25 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #48 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #55 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 33
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    • Cape Town Central >
    • City Bowl
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    Deepak G
    2 March 2017|
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    Response from Brenda38CT | Property representative |
    Dear Deepak G, Thank you for your enquiry. The Grand Daddy Hotel was built in the late 1800's, and therefore does not have onsite parking. However, we have an affiliation with a parkade nearby, and the parking fee will be... More
    30 January 2017|
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    Response from CptChick1968 | Reviewed this property |
    I think when they say Full they mean King, We stayed in one of the rooftop airstream trailers and it was definitely King, maybe email them directly just to be sure
    2 February 2016|
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    Response from patsy642015 | Reviewed this property |
    Our room was great on the top floor (just under bar) and no noise issues - room was spacious but hotel was compact and maybe seen as a little child unfriendly (we only had one 2yr old boy travelling with our group and didn't... More
    Room Tips
    "Airstream trailers are a novelty, fun & quirky but a little run down. Perhaps book a room and just go the..."
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    "We did not stay in a room - but if we did we would have been in a rooftop caravan."
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    "do not stay at the hotel"
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    "Try the airstream trailers on the roof"
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