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    The PortsWood

    PortsWood Road, PortsWood Square | V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8002, South Africa
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    • Excellent34%
    • Very good47%
    • Average13%
    • Poor4%
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    “great location” (133 reviews)
    “sister hotel” (25 reviews)
    “minute walk” (25 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 13 June 2016

    I booked this hotel as it is near the Waterfront. The location is really good and convenient. The front desk staff are quite friendly and helpful. We had a room on level 4 facing the road. So it tends to get a bit noisy if...More

    Thank Dodolady
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 1 July 2016

    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 10 June 2016

    We booked the Portswood for our business trip to Cape Town as a perfect anchor for meetings around the city, and evenings close to the waterfront for dinner and people-watching. From that perspective, it did not disappoint. It is a 2 minute walk to the...More

    Thank Beth B
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 12 June 2016

    Dear Valued Guest We have noted your comments which has been raised with the Head of Department/s in order to ensure that corrective and remedial action is implemented. Please be assured that this is not the Standard of Service we pride ourselves in, and it...More

    Reviewed 9 June 2016

    During my business travel to Cape Town I booked the PortsWood hotel as it was part of the Legacy group. The hotel is quaint and the staff are at best above average in terms of service. Although I ordered the higher category of room, I...More

    Thank Suren P
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 12 June 2016

    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 3 June 2016

    Staying in this hotel really made me feel like it was worth the trip. It was very welcoming, great staff for the 3 days I stayed there. They were eager to help and come up with ideas. Breakfast was in an excellent restaurant - wish...More

    Thank tdmac
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 7 June 2016

    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 25 May 2016 via mobile

    This a very nice, clean and welcoming hotel with excellent food and a great Tourist Desk where you can learn about many options and even those not widely advertised (ask for Kirsty) ...the hotel is 2 minutes from the Waterfront and therefore easily accessible without...More

    Thank terencewilley
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 7 June 2016

    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
    • 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
    • Breakfast included
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$194 - US$373 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #39 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #46 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #46 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 102
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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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    18 January 2017|
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    Response from IowaCityMD | Reviewed this property |
    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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    "We changed rooms to have a walk in shower and we were near where the cars and buses drive in and they did not..."
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    "If visiting Ribbon Island then this is the hotel to stay"
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    "Our king suites were large, bright and quiet - overlooking the pool courtyard."
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