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All reviewsgreat locationsister hotelfew minutes walkrobben islandbreakfast was includedwaterfront areatravel deskhop on hop off busturn down servicequiet locationtravel agentstayed here for nightsstandard roomcomfortable roomsmall poolwater frontsafe area
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Location of hotel is brilliant unfortunately we were put on the first floor due to the lift being broken, this meant we heard all the comings and goings of the hotel reception 24/7. Cleanliness of rooms could be improved we did request clean towels after...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a nice place to stay. The room was very clean and tidy and the staff were very helpful. It was very central to the port area and a short walk to all the eating places on the port. We enjoyed our 6 nights...More

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Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback and kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back sooner rather than later. Muneeb Eksteen Guest Relations Department

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Portswood Hotel when finishing a cruise in Cape Town. It is in a great position very near to the Waterside development with lots of restaurants and shops. From there you have lovely views of Table Mountain as well as Lion Head...More

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Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback and kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back sooner rather than later. Gregory Wilson Guest Relations Department

Reviewed 9 May 2018

Rooms tend to be smallish, although the bed is the widest I have ever slept in. They could do with some update, especially carpet wise. One downside is noise from corridor. Also our room was over hotel entrance, a number of coaches come and go....More

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Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback and kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed the breakfast and hope to welcome you back sooner rather than later. Muneeb Eksteen Guest Relations Department

Reviewed 8 May 2018

We have recently spent 4 nights here at the start of our holiday, on arrival we received an upgrade to a studio which was a nice surprise. The room was on the corner of the top floor and was spacious with a very comfy king...More

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Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback and kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back sooner rather than later. Muneeb Eksteen Guest Relations Department

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Room Service
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
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US$148 - US$308 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#46 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#46 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#53 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
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US$148 - US$308 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#46 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#46 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#53 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
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Glenys S
19 August 2017|
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Response from LeprekonVi | Reviewed this property |
Belthazar and Willoughby - depending if you prefer meat or fish. But all the places in the Waterfront are excellent- don't eat in the hotel - walk a bit!
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5 February 2017|
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Response from IowaCityMD | Reviewed this property |
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ShallTravel
19 January 2017|
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Response from IowaCityMD | Reviewed this property |
No the area is not gated. We walked frequently to and from V and A wharf without fear. We were always in a group of 4. But it felt very safe.
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