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Cnr Dock and Alfred Roads Cape Town, Cape Town Central 8012 South Africa
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitised in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Floors marked for social distancing
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
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Updated 20/06/26 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 20/06/26 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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#63 of 128 in Cape Town Central
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Travellers' Choice
A centrally located hotel at the gateway to the vibrant and dynamic V and A Waterfront, within walking distance of Cape Town’s CBD, close to the N2 motorway and 15 minutes from the international airport. A nautical theme runs through the hotel and a spa-pool is available for guests to relax in the warm Cape weather.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Airport transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Parking
Wifi
Outdoor pool
Coffee shop
Restaurant
Breakfast buffet
Complimentary Instant Coffee
Kid-friendly buffet
Vending machine
Taxi service
Meeting rooms
24-hour security
Baggage storage
Concierge
Currency exchange
Non-smoking hotel
Shops
24-hour check-in
24-hour front desk
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Room features
Air conditioning
Desk
Housekeeping
Room service
Coffee / tea maker
Flatscreen TV
Bath / shower
Complimentary toiletries
Safe
Telephone
Laptop safe
Wake-up service / alarm clock
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Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Samantha S wrote a review 09 May
Benoni, South Africa5 contributions
Always excellently prepared rooms, delicious food, great service, friendly and helpful staff. Great location, close to the V & A waterfront and the highway. It provides a lovely view next to the water channel.
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Date of stay: May 2022
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Trip type: Travelled
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Response from Public Relations Manager, Agency / Consultant at City Lodge Hotel V&A Waterfront
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you for choosing one of our hotels as you spend quality and memorable time with your loved ones. We are delighted to hear your appraisal of our friendly staff and hotel facilities. We look forward to welcoming you again soon!
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Griex wrote a review 03 May
Kempton Park, South Africa3 contributions
Amazing service from arriving at the airport till checkout. We will definitely stay here again. Rooms are very clean. Hotel is close to the waterfront, about 15min walk. Breakfast was good but maybe just a bit expensive. Overall our experience was excellent.
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Date of stay: May 2022Trip type: Travelled
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Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you for staying with us and for the constructive review. We look forward to having you stay with us again soon.
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Bucket-Listers2 wrote a review Apr 2022
Boston, MA, USA1726 contributions66 helpful votes
we stayed at this hotel for 7 nights while enjoying Cape Town....the room size was a bit small, but not a problem....the bathroom could have been larger, but there was both a tub and good size glass shower..the room was clean and had a coffee pot, but no frig....this is not a 5* hotel, but in my opinion it was just as good as any 5* hotel we have stayed in.....the staff is wonderful...extremely friendly and helpful...we didn't eat any meals there as we loved being able to walk to the V&A as well as Bree Street and DeWaterkant....you can walk to the V&A along quiet, scenic canals...the pool and the sun area are TINY...do not stay here if you are looking for a large outside pool and sundeck....for us, this hotel was perfect....thanks to all of the staff😀
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Date of stay: March 2022
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Room Tip: rooms not along the canal are probably noisier
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Responded 08 Apr 2022
Thank you for staying with us and for the wonderful review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your overall stay with us and that everything met your needs and expectations. We look forward to having you stay with us again soon.
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Olga F wrote a review Mar 2022
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This hotel is just everything in terms of value for money! The rooms were very clean, new furniture, good quality linen. Location is also super, we walked at night to /from Waterfront, very safe. Please consider the noise and this is a very center of CT surrounded by highways and people walking to/ from their work early morning and late evening. But, V&A is not a quiet place overall! Extremely clean, friendly, fresh, convenient! Lekker Food!
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Date of stay: March 2022
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Room Tip: chose the quieter rooms, ask the reservation
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Howard R wrote a review Mar 2022
Johannesburg, South Africa2 contributions
Great location, sufficient parking, catered for cyclists, good WiFi offering, food quality was good, service in the restaurant needs to improve, had to ask for another room as first one smelt of cigarette smoke, Second room was clean and comfortable, but had no view, no bar fridge, the TV set is small and the TV channels are very limited. Will consider staying at this City Lodge again.
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Date of stay: March 2022
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Room Tip: Ask for a room with a view on the upper levels. Some have very limited views.
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Responded 22 Mar 2022
Thank you for staying with us and for the constructive review. We look forward to having you stay with us again soon.
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PRICE RANGE
US$58 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
city lodge v&a waterfront hotel cape town central, city lodge v and a waterfront, city hotel cape town, city hotel v a waterfront, city lodge waterfront cape town
LOCATION
South AfricaWestern CapeCape TownCape Town Central
NUMBER OF ROOMS
207
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Frequently Asked Questions about City Lodge Hotel V&A Waterfront
Which popular attractions are close to City Lodge Hotel V&A Waterfront?
Nearby attractions include Cape Diamonds (0.4 km), Cape Quarter Mall (0.5 km), and Shimansky Jewellers Rockwell (0.4 km).
What are some of the property amenities at City Lodge Hotel V&A Waterfront?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at City Lodge Hotel V&A Waterfront?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a desk.
What food & drink options are available at City Lodge Hotel V&A Waterfront?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and free instant coffee during their stay.
Is parking available at City Lodge Hotel V&A Waterfront?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to City Lodge Hotel V&A Waterfront?
Conveniently located restaurants include GOLD Restaurant, Il Leone Mastrantonio, and Col'Cacchio Foreshore.
Are there opportunities to exercise at City Lodge Hotel V&A Waterfront?
Yes, guests have access to a pool and a fitness centre during their stay.
Does City Lodge Hotel V&A Waterfront have airport transportation?
Yes, City Lodge Hotel V&A Waterfront offers airport transportation for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Is City Lodge Hotel V&A Waterfront located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.5 km away from the centre of Cape Town Central.
Are any cleaning services offered at City Lodge Hotel V&A Waterfront?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does City Lodge Hotel V&A Waterfront offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business centre, meeting rooms, and conference facilities.