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Hippo Boutique Hotel

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  • Excellent48%
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  • Average12%
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“fat cactus”(15 reviews)
“kloof street”(29 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
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Kitchenette
4.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsfat cactuskloof streetbreakfast vouchersgreat locationhip arearestaurants downstairslong streetkitchenette areatable mountainlonger periodfree secure parkingchoice of restaurantssmall kitchenbar fridgelarge roomwithin walking distanceoff street parking
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very centrally located just off Kloof Str. Hippo can be considered an aparthotel rather than a boutique as it has no facilities other than reception. Vouchers are given for breakfast at three cafes close by. Rooms are spacious, modern and clean. No elevator and quite...More

Thank MCami61
Response from Hippotique, General Manager at Hippo Boutique HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write down a review about your recent stay with us at Hippo Boutique Hotel. We do have a lift that goes up to the rooms and reception which is on the property. The taxis are supposed to go...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not much positive to say about this hotel, other than it’s location. If you don’t value your sleep, definitely book here. None of the rooms are quiet or soundproof and you hear EVERYTHING - the people above you, below you, next to you, in the...More

Thank RMNH2009
Response from Hippotique, General Manager at Hippo Boutique HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write down your comments about your experience. We sincerely apologise for your inconvenience during your stay with us. We have put double glazing in all the windows and doors in the front facing rooms. This is the first...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice hotel with huge comfortable rooms and well equipped bathrooms with very comfortable beds. Highly recommended, good breakfast choices included in our room rate booked through Agoda. Lovely front deskMore

Thank AntoniaRobinson
Response from Hippotique, General Manager at Hippo Boutique HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write down your positive feedback with regards to your stay with us at Hippo Hotel in Cape Town. We are so delighted that you enjoyed your stay and experienced our exceptional staff, spacious rooms, superb restaurants for breakfast...More

Reviewed 9 November 2017

Our first time at the hippo, 10 great days. We would stay at the hippo again. We had in the past stayed at the Portia Breakwater on the V&A waterfront, also excellent. WE found the area around the Hippo to be great, many nice bars,...More

Thank Steve M
Response from Hippotique, General Manager at Hippo Boutique HotelResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write down your positive feedback with regards to your stay with us at Hippo Hotel in Cape Town. We are so delighted that you enjoyed your stay and experienced our exceptional staff, spacious rooms, superb restaurants for breakfast...More

Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

My friend and I stayed at this boutique hotel for a night only but it still managed to make an impression on us. We arrived in Cape Town quite early and the hotel was nice enough to let us check in which was great. The...More

Thank shimi2016
Response from Hippotique, General Manager at Hippo Boutique HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write down your positive feedback with regards to your stay with us at Hippo Hotel in Cape Town. We are so delighted that you enjoyed your stay and experienced our spacious rooms, spoilt choices of restaurants for breakfast...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$93 - US$221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#11 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#24 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#41 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#51 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$93 - US$221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#11 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#24 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#41 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#51 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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