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All reviewsgreat locationsister hotelfew minutes walkbreakfast was includedwaterfront areatravel deskhop on hop off busrobben islandturn down servicequiet locationtravel agentstayed here for nightsstandard roomcomfortable roomsmall poolwater frontsafe area
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Reviewed 1 December 2017

The hotel staff are excellent. The rooms comfortable, well maintained. Some have been recently upgraded with interesting results. The hotel location and staff make it an excellent choice if staying in Cape Town.

Thank Maurine R
Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 4 December 2017

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 27 November 2017 via mobile

Although it is not an exceptional hotel the breakfast is very nice and so are the rooms. What is more important is the location as it is located right on the waterfront. We were a group of motorcycles and enjoyed it very much.

Thank Sérgio F
Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 30 November 2017

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 15 November 2017

This hotel is lovely... the personnel aim to please and the location is perfect.... it is across the street from the V & A Waterfront... which has great restaurants and stores...and is a great location to while away an evening...I also enjoyed their turn down...More

Thank alesquire
Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 17 November 2017

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 11 November 2017

I stayed here for a couple of nights. I love the luxurious maritime feel that the hotel has. The staff are very friendly, and helpful. Breakfast is great, and they have a well stocked bar. Located next to the Waterfront makes it very convenient when...More

Thank Martin Z
Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 12 November 2017

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. We are also looking into the matter of...More

Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

This is a very friendly, welcoming hotel 10 min walk to the center of the V&A. Take the stairs (50) or the lift and turn left - you're on the outskirts of V&A. Take a right and you're a 3 minute walk to hop on...More

Thank PRC_59
Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 12 November 2017

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. Please be advised that we have have realised the importance of internet for guests and have therefore upgraded...More

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19 August 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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5 February 2017|
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18 January 2017|
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No the area is not gated. We walked frequently to and from V and A wharf without fear. We were always in a group of 4. But it felt very safe.
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"Queen bedrooms better than twin. Ask for room away from atrium."
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