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Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

I was there with my boyfriend for our 1year anniversary and it was just the place we needed. Our room had a balcony with an ocean view, room service, and at least 3 surprised complimentary snacks and champagne was brought to us from the hotel. The best part about the hotel other than the bed that we literally couldn't leave...

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President_HotelCT, General Manager at President Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your kind comments. I am delighted that you had a fantastic and memorable Anniversary with us and that you enjoyed the Hotel and location so much. I hope to see you again for your 2nd Year Anniversary!! Kind Regards Jeremy Clayton

Bantry Bay
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Hotel Wifi wasn't working at the 1st day when we arrived there. When I asked the front desk/receptionist, she told my husband to buy the local sim card if you want to use the internet. I told her that this is one of the reason why we picked your hotel, so we can connect to people outside of country via...

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Bantry Bay
Reviewed 23 May 2016

The hotel is in a great location and good value for money. The staff service was excellent. The food quality and the preparation time by room service was great.I would recommend this hotel to friends and family.

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President_HotelCT, General Manager at President Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. I'm delighted you had a great stay with us and that you enjoyed the location, friendly staff and the food. I hope to see you again soon!! Kind Regards Jeremy Clayton

Bantry Bay
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Spent five nights here while visiting Cape Town. Had one of the ocean facing rooms. The hotel and rooms was clean and well presented. Buffet breakfast had a wide variety of food. Staff always courteous and polite. The hotel is located in an ideal location to get around Cape Town. Ideal having the Hop on Hop off bus stop close...

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President_HotelCT, General Manager at President Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your review. I'm delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us aswell as the location of the Hotel. I hope to see you on your next visit to Cape Town. Kind Regards Jeremy Clayton

Bantry Bay
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Even though they were really busy, they were polite. Managers didnt hide in backoffice when it got busy. Lovely views of sunset while having a really good cocktail. Very good shuttle service with a driver that seems to know every shortcut to every club, upmarket restaurant and tourist atraction. For an overnight stay it is well priced and value for...

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President_HotelCT, General Manager at President Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your post on TripAdvisor. It's great to know you had a good stay with us and enjoyed the location of the Hotel aswell as the Hotel itself. I hope to see you soon!! Kind Regards Jeremy Clayton

Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Wonderful Hotel with a fantastic view. Super location. Great breakfast! I can highly recommend the President Hotel to any Business or Leisure travelers. Safe parking at Hotel for ZAR 60 per night. Walking distance to beach and ocean. Close to public transport and Sea Point Promenade.

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President_HotelCT, General Manager at President Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. It's great to know you had a good stay with us and that you enjoyed the location of the Hotel aswell as the Food, Staff and facilities. I hope to see you again soon!! Kind Regards Jeremy Clayton

Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Got to the hotel after an 11 hour flight hoping to get into bed only to find many hairs in the bed as though it were from a beard, called housekeeping and they took approx 40mins to arrive at my room! Then I had hoped I could exchange currency at reception... Only to be told that 200rand is the maximum....

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President_HotelCT, General Manager at President Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your comments and concerns. It disappoints me to know you did not have a good stay with us. My apologies for the inconveniences caused to you during your stay with us. This is most defiantly not the service we are proud to offer and so well known for. I have handed your concerns over...

Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

Having the most wonderful time at the President Hotel. We have enjoyed it so much we've extended our stay by 2 nights. Nadia who is the Guest Relations Manager has been beyond helpful and we have even recieved a room upgrade - what an amazing way to end an incredible stay at this hotel. I would highly recommend this hotel.

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President_HotelCT, General Manager at President Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. I'm delighted you had a great stay with us and even extended your stay by 2 nights. It's great that Nadia could upgrade you and be of such great assistance during your stay. I hope to welcome you back again soon!! Kind Regards Jeremy Clayton

Bantry Bay
Reviewed 19 May 2016

President hotel is one of best hotel i ever visited, all the stuff from the entrance till the back of house were absoutly stunning, great service in the room, restaurants, swimming pool. The room was always clean all the time with a beautiful sea view, my girl friend loved the view from our 4th floor room. Reception stuff were always...

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President_HotelCT, General Manager at President Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your review. It's great to know you had a good stay with us and that all staff treated you well. I hope to welcome you back again for another relaxing weekend. Kind Regards Jeremy Clayton

Bantry Bay
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Had an excellent stay at the President, would definitely recommend due to its location, great service, very comfortable rooms and excellent breakfast. Staff were efficient and friendly and it makes travelling for a business that much easier.

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Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your post on TripAdvisor. I'm delighted to know that you had a great stay all round, I look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit. Kind Regards Jeremy Clayton

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience affordable and luxury living in Cape Town's most beautiful urban resort, the President Hotel is a peaceful haven just a step away from the buzz of Cape Town's CBD. Situated in the wind-free suburb of Bantry Bay, guests can enjoy breathtaking views of endless ocean horizons set against the backdrop of the infamous Lion's Head and Table Mountain. Exquisitely designed for maximum light and a sense of space and tranquility, the President Hotel offers an enticing selection of restaurants, bars, lounges, conference facilities, gardens and terraces to suit your changing moods, desires and needs. The hotel's 349 rooms and apartments combine contemporary sophistication and comfort with spaciousness and each and every guest room is beautifully appointed with a semi self-catering kitchenette. The President Hotel has all the luxury facilities and guest services you would expect in any world-class hotel. Work, Rest and Play at the President Hotel that offers you the best of both worlds: In the City and By the Sea. ... more   less 

Additional Information about President Hotel

Address: 4 Alexandra Avenue, Bantry Bay 8001, South Africa (Formerly Protea Hotel President)
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Bantry Bay
Price Range: $140 - $334 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — President Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 349
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Also Known As:
Protea Hotel Bantry Bay
Protea Hotel President
President Hotel Cape Town/Bantry Bay, South Africa
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Bantry Bay
#3 Spa Hotel in Bantry Bay
#4 Luxury Hotel in Bantry Bay
#4 Romantic Hotel in Bantry Bay
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“Higher floors less noisy Sea facing room should be requested as the view is fantastic”
 of 5 bubbles POOHBEAR60, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“An ocean view room would be preferred.”
 of 5 bubbles RaymondM29, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Sea view rooms are nice but no balconies”
 of 5 bubbles CardiffMano, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“all rooms are fine”
 of 5 bubbles khw2017, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“seaside has best views. also end rooms on land side did have view of the sea from the little patio”
 of 5 bubbles ORTraveller2000, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
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