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    The Commodore

    Portwood Rd | Portswood Square, V & A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent35%
    • Very good49%
    • Average12%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “great location” (201 reviews)
    “nautical theme” (21 reviews)
    “table mountain” (131 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    The commodore has a friendly, attentive, multilingual staff, pleasant accommodations and an ideal location. Only a minor issue with the room refrigerator (which was attended to immediately) keeps it from 5 stars. Highly recommended!

    Thank Ge0wagner
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Just say Commodore at the Waterfront and all the taxi and shuttle services know where it is! The hotel (used to be a prison) was my home away from home for 4 Days. The location is perfect as it is in close proximity to the...More

    Thank rhodora56
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The CommodoreResponded yesterday

    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. Gregory Wilson Guest Relations Department

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    This hotel is wonderful located. It is a short and safe three minute walk to the waterfront. This area is chock-full of restaurants, bars and shops. High-end shops and even a grocery store. Quite the mix! The rooms are comfortable. Nothing particularly fancy or outstanding,...More

    Thank luckme0
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The CommodoreResponded yesterday

    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. Gregory Wilson Guest Relations Department

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Stayed for 5 nights on recent stay in Cape Town. This hotel is highly recommended. The location is excellent. Only a short walk to the v and a and main tourist routes. The rooms are well furnished and clean. The staff were helpful and he...More

    Thank Mansionman1
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The CommodoreResponded yesterday

    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. Gregory Wilson Guest Relations Department

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    We stayed here for the first few nights of our honeymoon and as they knew this was a special holiday for us they upgraded our room to a suite. The room was amazing so spacious with a separate living area and balcony and the bed...More

    Thank Clare P
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The CommodoreResponded 5 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. Gregory Wilson Guest Relations Department

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$209 - US$377 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #21 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #36 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #37 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #38 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #48 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 236
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    Paige-McGuire
    11 October 2017|
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    Response from JvanderMerwe | Property representative |
    Dear Paige Breakfast starts at 06h30. Feel free to order room service or order a breakfast pack to go.
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    Oxbowlake
    1 February 2017|
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    Response from Degs7015 | Reviewed this property |
    The hotel can arrange for you but you can book some yourself near by such as the jump on/ jump off bus tours and the boat tour to Robbins Island. The hotel will give you directions to both of these which are a short walk... More
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    15 December 2016|
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    Response from Rich M | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry, I'm unsure about the parking as we didn't have a private car during our stay. When I stayed there, there was a parking space beside the hotel then saw one car with broken windshield because something fell on his car... More
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    "Rooms we stayed was very good"
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    "The standard room overlooking the courtyard was perfectly fine for us."
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    "Ask for a room with a view or check what view the room comes with. My room faced onto other rooms."
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    "all rooms are excellent and some have water views."
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