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Road Lodge Airport Cape Town

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 March 2017

the room is fine and serves its purpose in terms of amenities, but the hotel doesn't really offer much. A vending machine with one or two items can be found in reception and room service is available. I didn't sleep a wink due to noise inside the hotel and I'm half deaf. People talking in the lobby until all hours...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Road Lodge Airport Cape Town, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post your review, and on behalf of the hotel, we apologise that your experience with us was not exceptional, as it should have been. We are so happy to hear that you found our staff friendly and enjoyed our breakfast offering.

Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

This a is a sister hotel to the City Lodge chain, but does not live up to the same standards. The room was tiny, smelly, had no elevator, so I had to lug my luggage up to the 2nd floor AND the staff offered no help whatsoever! This is not a place for anyone with mobility challenges. You have to...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Road Lodge Airport Cape Town, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. Please note that Road Lodge is our entry-level brand, but we believe it offers excellent value for money and good facilities for its grading. We’re sorry you did not enjoy your stay and will certainly look into the points you raised.

Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We arrived and service was as can be expected. Once we arrived at the room it was definitely not clean. The carpets had lots of stains. When we pulled the bed sheets open, there were bed bugs everywhere. We immediately grabbed our bags and returned to front desk. We asked for our money back. They did not hesitate, asked why...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Road Lodge Airport Cape Town, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. This really does not sound like the kind of cleanliness and service that we usually offer – we will definitely look into the points you have raised as cleanliness if one of our most important considerations.

Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We stayed at the Road Lodge Airport Cape Town, after a terrible 34h journey from Europe. Even it was two o'clock in the morning they offer us a shuttle service from the airport. Service was friendly and very supportive. Even in the middle of the night they organized a cod for our little one. The room was clean, but quite...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Road Lodge Airport Cape Town, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for the constructive and positive 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.

Knysna, South Africa
Reviewed 3 February 2017

I choose this hotel because it is walking distance to the Car Rental and close to the airport. My room was comfortable and clean with a working TV and a clean bathroom. The staff was very helpful and arrange a shuttle to the airport that was on time. BUT!!, for R621 you JUST get a room and nothing els.This does...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Road Lodge Airport Cape Town, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. We are so happy that you enjoyed the convenience of the hotel’s location as well as our breakfast offerings; and found our staff so helpful and friendly - key components that we pride ourselves on! We look forward to having you stay with us again.

Reviewed 1 February 2017

Good, clean, budget hotel, ideally situated close to the airport and car rental companies. Make a nice breakfast - hot and cold - friendly staff. They Use a shuttle company to get from the airport to the hotel and will arrange it for you. ZAR 35 per person. Good stop after a long trip.

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Road Lodge Airport Cape Town, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and we are so glad that you had a great stay! We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 30 January 2017

We had a latte flight in to Cape Town and were too tired to travel anymore so we booked 2 rooms for the night. However the rooms smelt of cigarette smoke. I guess we can't complain for a check in at 2am and check out at 10 am the next day. Its convenient for a stop over but not longer...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Road Lodge Airport Cape Town, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. We’re glad you enjoyed the convenience of the hotel and the friendly staff – but we’re sorry to hear about the mattresses and the smell of smoke. We will look into these matters.

Queenstown, South Africa
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

How bad has this place become! Gardens not maintained! Reception staff that can't look u in the eyes! Beds that needed a new mattress months ago! Vending machines that won't accept notes! The "lodge" group have lost me as a client to this hotel forever! Clearly it's like a well oiled money making machine with no emphasis on the the...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Road Lodge Airport Cape Town, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. We’re are sorry to hear that your stay was unsatisfactory and will certainly look into the matters you have raised.

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 January 2017

If you need a stopover for an early or late arrival flight, this is perfect. Rooms were clean, well maintained and good, comfortable beds. Small bathrooms but perfectly adequate for what was needed. Evening reception staff absolutely atrocious but security guard more than made up for her abruptness and rudeness. Again, we weren't too bothered as was literally spending 7...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Road Lodge Airport Cape Town, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and we are so glad that you had a great stay! We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Bath
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

I use the Road Lodge each time I arrive in Cape Town, it is well placed within the airport complex, and provides a clean/basic service for an overnight stop after and exhausting flight. You can get affordable transport the short distance to the hotel using the sport 24 shuttle located behind the left escalator in the arrival hall. R30 at...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Road Lodge Airport Cape Town, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and we are so glad that you had a great stay! We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ideally situated within the airport precinct, the 90-room Road Lodge Cape Town International Airport provides convenient budget accommodation for travellers arriving in and departing from the “Mother City”. Cape Town’s CBD is just minutes away via the nearby N2 motorway and the Western Cape’s winelands and other hinterland attractions are also within easy reach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Road Lodge Airport Cape Town

Address: Adjoining BP service and Filling Station. At Cape Town International Airport, Goodwood 7475, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Goodwood
Price Range: $55 - $66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Road Lodge Airport Cape Town 1*
Number of rooms: 90
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Also Known As:
Road Lodge Airport Cape Town Hotel Cape Town Central
Road Hotel Cape Town
Road Lodge Airport Cape Town Goodwood, South Africa
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“go for 1st floor away from lifts”
42david42, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“don't choose room 3, would guess the higher up and further away from reception or the staircase is the best bet.”
tobes727, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I don't think it will make any difference what room you choose, this is a Budget hotel and they all look the same”
diantours, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Noisy because of the airport near by”
, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room away from main reception area as this may get noisy (we were at far outer rooms of hotel and it was quiet).”
FAR2002, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
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