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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“great location”(140 reviews)
“sister hotel”(27 reviews)
“waterfront area”(22 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
4 Star accommodation
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All reviewsgreat locationsister hotelwaterfront areafew minutes walkrobben islandbreakfast was includedtravel deskhop on hop off busturn down servicequiet locationstayed here for nightstravel agentstandard roomwater frontrooms are comfortablesmall poolsafe area
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Reviewed 6 days ago

we found that this hotel had a great attitude towards o/seas visitors front of house were excellent..breakfast was excellent and again staff were helpfull and very well trained..english was good and we could assistaance when we needing it....

Thank m0st75
Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 4 days ago

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback and kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back sooner rather than later. Muneeb Eksteen Guest Relations Department

Reviewed 1 week ago

This business hotel is walking distance from the V&A waterfront . The rooms are small, but service good, a wonderful spread for breakfast - the fresh fruit was excellent. It is well located with the hop-on-hop-off bus within a few minutes - the perfect way...More

Thank Gayatri G
Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 4 days ago

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback and kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back sooner rather than later. Muneeb Eksteen Guest Relations Department

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel Located in great proximity to V & A Wharf which is literally a five minute walk to the Wharf. Room was as expected and nothing over the top. Breakfast was plentiful and kept us going well into mid afternoon. Bar was always open when...More

1  Thank GarryTanner67
Response from LisaHufkie, Front Office Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 1 week ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you so much for your review and for choosing our hotel. I am very pleased to hear that our staff made your stay pleasant. I hope your next stay is just around the corner. Call us if there is anything we...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The location of this motel is fantastic with a 2 minute walk to the waterfront however this motel lacks the standard of a high rated hotel. The rooms are small so we upgraded to a larger room which was better. I just don’t think it’s...More

1  Thank kez67eade
Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback. We hope to welcome you back sooner rather than later. Muneeb Eksteen Guest Relations Department

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Portswood was ok to stay close to VA waterfront nice quiet location doesn’t have a good restaurant but there are plenty around the area a little slow on service but as a hole was a great location to stay at .

1  Thank eade_jason
Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback and kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back sooner rather than later. Muneeb Eksteen Guest Relations Department

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$133 - US$268 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#12 Classic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#46 Mid-range Hotel in Cape Town Central
#47 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#48 Quiet Hotel in Cape Town Central
#49 Great View Hotel in Cape Town Central
#55 Centrally Located Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$133 - US$268 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#12 Classic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#46 Mid-range Hotel in Cape Town Central
#47 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#48 Quiet Hotel in Cape Town Central
#49 Great View Hotel in Cape Town Central
#55 Centrally Located Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (189)
Room & Suite (146)
Dining (32)
Pool & Beach (11)
Amenities (19)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Julie W
June 25, 2018|
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Response from Denise B | Reviewed this property |
Hi Julie, We did not park our rental there as we got it when we left. The car park appears to be underground and the road access was only for the hotel, so it looked pretty secure. The entrance to the car park was also in... More
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Glenys S
August 19, 2017|
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Response from LeprekonVi | Reviewed this property |
Belthazar and Willoughby - depending if you prefer meat or fish. But all the places in the Waterfront are excellent- don't eat in the hotel - walk a bit!
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Preethi N
February 5, 2017|
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Room Tips
"we wereon the 4th floor..nice outlook facing the front..no traffic noise to worry you.."
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"Take a room on a higher floor - can see the water"
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"Table Mountain, Waterfront"
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"Rooms at back are quieter"
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