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    Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town

    1 Lower Buitengracht Street | Private Bag X3, Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent45%
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    • Average10%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
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    Reviewed today

    Lovely to revisit an old favorite. Rooms are comfortable and clean. Excellent food. Staff always helpful and pleasant. It was heartwarming to be remembered by long term employees after so many years, especially James the hotel greeter whose welcoming smile really makes you feel at...More

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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    The last stop on the Riviera tour and a nice choice. It has a nice location and the staff are really friendly. The hotel provides a free shuttle bus to the waterfront for their guests. A nice clean hotel.

    Thank David B
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Good location with mountain view. The hotel provides shuttle to a mall near by. Staff were very friendly and helpful.The bar at the lobby surrounded with huge screen tv,perfect for sports night with friends. Love the fresh flower arrangement in the lobby.

    Thank miss2006
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We spent 6 nights here and loved it, the room was lovely, bed very comfy, staff were always pleasant and more than happy to help, even when we had a problem with some noisy pipes in the middle of the night keeping us awake we...More

    Thank steve3861
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Compared to all the hotels I have stayed at in Cape Town, this was my best and will be my first choice going forward when I travel to Cape Town in future. Service and staff were excellent and food greatMore

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    Thank renedawnm
    Response from Pieter T, Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape TownResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Renedawnm Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback following your stay with us. We are happy to see that you found our service, staff and food of a high quality. The team and I are looking forward to welcoming you...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$183 - US$303 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #15 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #25 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #29 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #31 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #32 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 537
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    • Location
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    • Cape Town Central
    • Also Known As
    • Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town Hotel Cape Town Central ,
    • Cape Town Southern Sun Waterfront
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    17 May 2017|
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    Response from Paul G | Reviewed this property |
    It was extremely cold when we were there so I do not think it is heated
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    Travel F
    10 April 2017|
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    Response from Jeff R | Property representative |
    Dear Travel F Regrettably our pool is not heated , but you are welcome to use the pool at our sister hotel next door , which is Warm regards Jeff Rosenberg General Manager
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    JanetteGudgeon
    12 February 2017|
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    Response from Jeff R | Property representative |
    Hi Janette, Please contact our Duty Manager on +27 71 525 9067 or +27 21 409 4000 and they can arrange to assist you We look forward to welcoming you Jeff Rosenberg General Manager
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    "Some of the rooms' views are blocked by a tall blue FNB building"
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    "Any room as they are all good."
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    "free wifi was 500MB per device (up to three)"
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