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The Bay Hotel

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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“cabana room”(18 reviews)
“traders bar”(17 reviews)
“premier sea view”(12 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 5 May 2016

Let me just say I simply adore this hotel! From the staff and their warm welcome to the spacious rooms with the most amazing views! On the backdrop you have the 12 apostles and on the side Lion's Head! The breakfast buffet is delicious, great...More

Thank PeruvianFabi
Response from SeanGeyser, General Manager at The Bay HotelResponded 6 May 2016

Dear PeruvianFabi I just want to thank you for taking the time to review our hotel and I am delighted that my team could create a fantastic experience for you while you enjoyed the facilities at the property. I will most definitely let my team...More

Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

The best near everything lots of restaurants and hop on hop off stop infront of the hotel We enjoy every moment and we will stay there again The people at the front desk was very helpfull and they show us where to go because it...More

Thank Deidre P
Response from SeanGeyser, General Manager at The Bay HotelResponded 6 May 2016

Dear Deidre P I am delighted that you had a fantastic experience while enjoying what the Bay hotel and Cape Town has to offer. We are proud of our front office team that are the ambassadors for the hotel. Warm regards Sean Geyser

Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

This is specifically about the bistro at the bay restaurant, the food was outstanding and when it can to our sons allergies they knew all the facts about the food and did everything they could to make us feel welcomed. We were so blown away...More

Thank Ross G
Response from SeanGeyser, Manager at The Bay HotelResponded 31 May 2016

Dear Ross G We pride ourselves on taking note of every guests needs, I am delighted to hear that we could cater for your sons requirements and that you had an amazing meal with us. Warm Regards Sean Geyser

Reviewed 2 May 2016

The Bay Hotel in Camps Bay is THE Beach Hotel in Cape Town. Located right across from the famous Camps Bay beach, it offers great service and very friendly staff. Very nice restaurants and bars are within walking distance.

Thank Michael P
Response from SeanGeyser, Manager at The Bay HotelResponded 31 May 2016

Dear Michael P Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel, I am very pleased to hear that you had a most enjoyable stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Warm Regards Sean Geyser

Reviewed 30 April 2016

What a difference 24 months can make. The breakfast staff are disengaged, unwelcoming & in disarray........it hasn't been a pleasant experience. The Traders bar, open to non residence having their own party whilst residence are left to findelsewhere to drink without so much as a...More

Thank Tisha S
Response from SeanGeyser, Manager at The Bay HotelResponded 1 May 2016

Dear Tisha S The Bay hotel team would like to thank you for sharing your experience with us. Please accept our apology for the short comings that you were subjected to during your stay with us. This is certainly not the standards we strive for....More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$231 - US$727 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Spa Hotel in Camps Bay
#5 Business Hotel in Camps Bay
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Camps Bay
#6 Romantic Hotel in Camps Bay
#6 Luxury Hotel in Camps Bay
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$231 - US$727 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Spa Hotel in Camps Bay
#5 Business Hotel in Camps Bay
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Camps Bay
#6 Romantic Hotel in Camps Bay
#6 Luxury Hotel in Camps Bay
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (545)
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Dining (72)
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Clint W
2 March 2017|
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Response from SesiSibanyoni | Property representative |
Good Afternoon Clint W, It's always a place to be but on specific Sunday's, we have been having live Music. We always update on Facebook etc. Hope to see you soon. Kind Regards, The Bay Hotel Team
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maineiacone
26 December 2016|
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Response from SesiSibanyoni | Property representative |
Good Morning, We have 24 hour Reception service. See you soon! Kind Regards, Sesi Sibanyoni
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Kimmy_neil
2 November 2016|
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Response from Resh_R_9 | Reviewed this property |
The citysightseeing red bus stops directly opposite the hotel. Just jump on it early in the morning, it will take you to all the major tourist attractions!
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"high floor for veiws"
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"Sea view with balcony"
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"Front and most side rooms overlook the bay, guess rear facing rooms will look inland towards table mountain..."
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"rear rooms don't have such good views"
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