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Hippo Boutique Hotel

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  • Excellent46%
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  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
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Kitchenette
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Reviewed February 1, 2018

We stayed for 3 nights from January 8th before joining a cruise. We had a warm welcome and reception were very helpful throughout our stay. We were in room 113 which whilst above the bar, had some music noise, but it did not disturb us...More

1  Thank 418Crystal
Response from Hippotique, General Manager at Hippo Boutique HotelResponded February 4, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write down your positive feedback with regards to your stay with us at Hippo Hotel in Cape Town. We are so delighted that you enjoyed your stay and experienced our spacious rooms, spoilt choices of restaurants for breakfast...More

Reviewed January 17, 2018

We really enjoyed our stay in one of the executive suites - it was clean, plush, unique and spacious. Definitely worth the extra money. The hotel was friendly and safe, with secure parking at the back. The hotel is in a handy spot with nice...More

2  Thank cattyLondon
Response from Hippotique, General Manager at Hippo Boutique HotelResponded January 17, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write down your positive feedback with regards to your stay with us at Hippo Hotel in Cape Town. We are so delighted that you enjoyed your stay and experienced our exceptional staff, spacious rooms, superb restaurants for breakfast...More

Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

Location is real good. There are good restaurants and cafes nearby. Hotel has not breakfast room, but they give 100 rands voucher for three cafes nearby.(enough for juice, cafe and croissant but for nothing else ). Room are spacious,kitchen with microwave oven and enough utensils...More

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Response from Hippotique, General Manager at Hippo Boutique HotelResponded January 8, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write down your positive feedback with regards to your stay with us at Hippo Hotel in Cape Town. We are so delighted that you enjoyed your stay and experienced our exceptional staff, spacious rooms, superb restaurants for breakfast...More

Reviewed January 7, 2018

This is a small hotel, located in a reasonably central location in Cape Town (about 10 minutes walk from Long Street). It is a modern interior, friendly staff and large comfortable rooms. There are plenty of bars and restaurants in the localityMore

1  Thank peterdeirdreben
Response from Hippotique, General Manager at Hippo Boutique HotelResponded January 7, 2018

Thank you for the positive review of our hotel. We are very happy to know you enjoyed your stay with us at Hippo Boutique Hotel and we are looking forward to welcome you back when next your travels take you to Cape Town! Adine Perel...More

Reviewed January 1, 2018

This hotel is located in the city center and is easily reached from any part of the city. They have tie up for breakfast with three restaurants near by and give you a hundred Rand coupon for breakfast. The rooms are spacious and the bath...More

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Response from Hippotique, General Manager at Hippo Boutique HotelResponded January 2, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write down your positive feedback after your recent stay with us at Hippo Boutique Hotel! We are delighted to hear that you had a good experience with regards to our excellent location, amazing restaurants for breakfast and our...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$57 - US$184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#2 Best Value Hotel in Cape Town Central
#11 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#24 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#41 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#52 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$57 - US$184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Best Value Hotel in Cape Town Central
#11 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#24 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#41 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#52 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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faascarol
April 17, 2017|
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Response from wanderer6149 | Reviewed this property |
I believe so, but ask the hotel directly. I always ask this question myself when booking any hotel. We did not smell any cigarette smoke on the floor we stayed.
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faascarol
April 17, 2017|
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Response from Miss A | Reviewed this property |
Hello, so sorry for the late reply. I've only just seen the message you sent 3 weeks ago! I'm not sure about car hire as I've never hired a car on holiday. However, I don't think you will need a car in Cape Town as you have... More
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JimNealon
February 6, 2017|
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Response from Elisa G | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Jim. I'd suggest posting your question via the hotel's website as well. Maybe they check that communications channel more frequently than here. Enjoy your trip!
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"ask for a room in the back off the street (quieter)"
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"Avoid Room 12! A back room is quieter."
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"Get a suite - it's HUGE and so worth it."
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"Room 113 was very spacious. A little noise from the bar stopped prompt 11pm. We would have the same room..."
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