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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

The room was small..though clean and neat..warm welcome with Namaste.. It's in the prime area.. Accessible to Street shopping.. The staff is helpful.. Food stores are near by only, cellphone recharge shop pick n pay is also near by.

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GeneralManagerSTH, General Manager at Strand Tower Hotel, responded to this review

Dear gandhinirav, Thank you for your valuable feedback regarding your recent stay at the Hotel. I am pleased to learn that you were able to make the most use of our excellent location and that our friendly team of staff were able to make your stay a memorable one. We hope to welcome you back upon your next visit to...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 19 May 2016

We stayed here for two nights. It is very central and it is a lovely 4 star hotel. We also enjoyed the gym. The Breakfast were outstanding and the one dinner we enjoyed there was good. I felt that the price for wine and other drinks, even soft drinks, was very high.

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GeneralManagerSTH, General Manager at Strand Tower Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Johan J, Thank you for your amazing review of The Strand Tower Hotel. We appreciate your kind comments regarding your stay and I am glad to learn that you were able to make the most use of our excellent location and were able to enjoy our popular breakfast and dinner buffets. We hope to welcome you back to The...

Gauteng, South Africa
Reviewed 17 May 2016

i stayed for two nights, ahh well it wasn't bad. Friendly staff makes you feel at home. Eish except for dining hall, its a bit small and when you get out of it you smell like you the one who was cooking. M.D. we do bend the rules a beat especially for pregnant woman. See you next time.

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GeneralManagerSTH, General Manager at Strand Tower Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sisandas, Thank you for your kind comments regarding your recent stay at The Strand Tower Hotel. We have unfortunately been experiencing some troubles with our extraction system at our Buffet, my sincere apologies for the inconvenience this caused during your stay, this issue will fortunately be rectified by the end of this week. I am however glad to learn...

Jerusalem, Israel
Reviewed 13 May 2016

Positive: central location, big and updated rooms, good service, decent breakfast and also dinner Negative: neither spa, nor sauna did not work. The restaurant is a bit small, so sometimes it was not easy to find place

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GeneralManagerSTH, General Manager at Strand Tower Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Zeituni, Thank you for your wonderful review of your recent stay at The Strand Tower Hotel. The Strand Tower Hotel has been busy with many exciting changes during the last few months, I am delighted to learn that you were able to enjoy our upgraded facilities and services on offer. Unfortunately some of our facilities have to be blocked...

United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 April 2016

I stayed here for 3 nights in March 2016 and found the hotel staff to be among the friendliest I've encountered around the globe. The porters and concierge were especially helpful in arranging taxis and transfers and even remembered my name which I've never had happen at any other hotel. My room was located on a corner on the 11th...

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GeneralManagerSTH, General Manager at Strand Tower Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Johnny627, Thank you for your amazing comments regarding your experience at The Strand Tower Hotel. I am delighted to learn that our friendly team of staff were able to make your stay most memorable and that you enjoyed our quality menus on offer. We hope to welcome you back to The Strand Tower Hotel soon again, to once again...

Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

The staff at this hotel is the best thing about it, every single person you interact with goes out of their way to help you. The room was a good size and very clean with a decent tv (something many hotels don't have) and the location is very central so we could walk everywhere. We missed the breakfast so didn't...

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GeneralManagerSTH, General Manager at Strand Tower Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Avril A, Thank you for your wonderful comments regarding your recent stay at The Strand Tower Hotel. We appreciate your kind comments regarding your stay and I am glad to hear that you found our excellent location to your satisfaction and that our fantastic team of staff were able to make your stay a memorable one. We hope to...

Nelspruit, South Africa
Reviewed 30 March 2016

The service was excellent right from arriving at the front door until leaving through the same door. We were met with a welcoming drink and very friendly staff at reception. The porters were friendly and organised and the fairly big group's luggage were quickly managed and transported. When we arrived at the room the luggage arrived at the same time....

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GeneralManagerSTH, General Manager at Strand Tower Hotel, responded to this review

Dear deonv432, Thank you for your amazing review of The Strand Tower Hotel. I am delighted to learn that our fantastic team of staff were able to make your stay most memorable. It is always a special and inspired moment to learn that our guests enjoyed our facilities and services, your positive comments inspire us to create an even better...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 30 March 2016

from the time you show up the hotel, you get first class king/ queen treatment from their super friendly staff who understand what great service is all about... the rooms are amazing with a great view, breakfast time comes with a classic piano entertainment daily... the executive lounge is relaxing...the entire atmosphere is just soo great ...love this hotel walking...

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GeneralManagerSTH, General Manager at Strand Tower Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Lil_0685, Thank you for your amazing review of The Strand Tower Hotel. I am delighted to learn that our fantastic team of staff were able to make your stay a memorable one. We are glad to hear that you found our excellent location to your satisfaction and that you were able to experience the breathtaking views from your room....

Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

We spend a weekend, and the service level was absolutely amazing. Staff remember your name (even in restaurant). Everyone was very helpful. From taxi service to times for cinema. Meals were tasty and selection was good. Lovely pool with views of the city. Will recommend.

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GeneralManagerSTH, General Manager at Strand Tower Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Marie V, Thank you for your wonderful comments regarding your recent stay at The Strand Tower Hotel. It is always a special and inspired moment to learn that our guests enjoyed our facilities and services on offer, your positive comments inspire us to create an even better experience for our guests. We look forward to welcoming you back to...

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 15 March 2016

I have now been at this hotel a few times and every stay was a pleasure. The rooms are neat and comfy and very quiet considering the hotel is probably on one of the busiest corners in the CBD. The staff are friendly and take care of any needs one might have. Good choice of food in the mornings an...

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GeneralManagerSTH, General Manager at Strand Tower Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Drayton 638, Thank you for your amazing review regarding your recent stay at The Strand Tower Hotel. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed our fantastic location and the superb variety of foods on offer at our Breakfast and Dinner Buffets. Your kind words regarding our staff is also noted and will be passed on to them, they...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Banquet Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Strand Tower Hotel is located in the hub of Cape Town’s CBD on the corner of bustling Strand and Loop Streets. It offers 4 Star accommodation, making it the ideal place to stay for business, conference and leisure travellers.Free internet of 100MB daily is available to all our guests. Secure on site parking.Cape Town’s business centre is within easy walking distance from the Strand Tower Hotel. The city’s many major tourist attractions, such as Table Mountain, Robben Island and the V&A Waterfront, are also within easy access from the hotel. Other notable landmarks nearby include the Cape Town International Convention Centre. With three World Heritage Sites, Cape Town has a wide range of attractions that include a diverse mix of cultural, historical and historical sites, as well as a host of outdoor and leisure activities. From entertainment, nature and environment to world-class wining and dining – the Mother City offers something for everyone.Boasting a gym, sauna, bar, restaurant and satellite television, the Strand Tower Hotel is almost entirely self contained. So much so, that our guests don’t even need to go outside.The hotel has plenty of facilities to keep you entertained and relaxed. The pool deck, which is located on the second floor of the hotel, provides guests with a lush, tranquil oasis in the heart of the city. The gym area, sauna and steam room allow guests to destress after a long day while having fabulous views of Table Mountain. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Strand Tower Hotel

Address: Corner of Strand and Loop Streets, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: $133 - $288 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Strand Tower Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 242
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Strand Tower Hotel Cape Town, South Africa
Hotel Style:
#43 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#47 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#56 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
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