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The PortsWood

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 6 April 2017

The staff here went out of their way to assist us numerous times, and were especially helpful with out late checkout. The location near the waterfront cannot be beat: they are about 300 meters from the entrance. I was worried when I learned our room was on the first floor, but it was very quiet.

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JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWood, responded to this review

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

Langley City, Canada
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Very well thought out room design, located at the heart of the shopping in the city and only a half hour walk to downtown. Running or walking or biking along the sea wall was spectacular. Very hustle bustle area with lots of traffic. Not a place for peace & quiet, if that's what you're looking for.

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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

Buderim, Australia
Reviewed 3 April 2017

A very well appointed hotel near Waterfront and all its resturants and malls and adjacent red bus tour terminal. Very comfy rooms away from busy streets with great foods and service. Thank you for great stay and very friendly staff who always smile and greet you. The bathroom towels are so thick and fluffy you can hardly lift them!

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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

Stupino, Russia
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

This is the hotel which I normally stay when in Cape Town. What can I say- nice location nice place - reasonable prices... Commodore has slightly better rooms - but this one is definitely worth to consider.

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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

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This hotel is located across the road from The V.A waterfront stores and restaurants and just down the road from the red tourist buses. The rooms were clean and tidy. Breakfast was good and as always with a buffet has much as you can eat. The service at breakfast during the three days were there was hit and miss. Tables...

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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

Vermont
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Very nice, comfortable hotel with large rooms located in the waterfront district. walking to the V and A mall and the craft markets.. taxi accessible to down town and Table Mtn. nice breakfast buffet.. limited power outlets....(what is it with SA??)

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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

Neston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Well located hotel in a reasonably quiet location yet only 5 mins walk from the V&A waterfront with it's many attractions. Modern clean facilities. Excellent breakfast with great selection and eggs cooked to order. The superb helpful staff are probably the hotel's greatest asset

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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

Charleston, South Carolina
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Nice hotel in the Waterfront area. Modern appointments. Fairly priced. Friendly knowledgeable staff. Bar is a little weak but breakfast was good. Room room appointments! Good dining close by. Convenient valet parking.

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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

Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped at The Portswood for a week with my sister in a twin room overlooking the pool. Room of a good size but a little lacking in storage for 2 girls, a minor issue. We knew we would be using the hop on hop off bus & couldn't have picked a better hotel. Out the front door, turn left, down...

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Leicester, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Stayed there a couple of weeks ago, great hotel, good location for the V & A waterfront 5 minutes walk, handy for sightseeing and tours. Great hotel service, friendly and helpful staff, good room with all the facilities you need,, we were B & B food had plenty of variety to choose from, nothing was to much trouble for the...

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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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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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Additional Information about The PortsWood

Address: PortsWood Road, PortsWood Square | V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8002, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: $171 - $397 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The PortsWood 4*
Number of rooms: 102
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Also Known As:
The Portswood Hotel Cape Town Central
Portswood Hotel Cape Town
Portswood Cape Town
The PortsWood Cape Town, South Africa
Hotel Style:
#37 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#43 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#47 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#47 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
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“Higher floors have excellent views and less noise”
36uplands, 27 May 2017 | Read review
“Be mindful of noise if you are facing the entrance of hotel with buses arriving or departing early hours of morning.”
GWalker23, 24 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a view. Stay clear of 334, which is noisy and a long way from reception”
ozzie5melbourne, 23 May 2017 | Read review
“I was on the 2nd floor overlooking the pool - a bit on view but there is a shade on the window you can pull down.”
E8955KIsuet, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask that the room is thoroughly inspected prior to your arrival to ensure all electronics and plug points are working”
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