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    The PortsWood

    PortsWood Road, PortsWood Square | V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8002, South Africa
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    1 room
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          US$336
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          Overview
          • Excellent32%
          • Very good49%
          • Average14%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible1%
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          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          I previously stayed in The Portswood in 2015 and again recently and I am happy to say that the service is still excellent. the Reception staff are friendly and efficient as are the other front office staff. The rooms are clean and the bed is...More

          Thank anitar978
          Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 3 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. Muneeb Eksteen Guest Relations Department

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          We had a corner room on the top floor, a deluxe room, with great view of Table Mountain. A bit of a walk to the waterfront, but close enough to take in the sunsets. Felt very safe. The room had a great tub in it....More

          Thank lindaking
          Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 3 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. Muneeb Eksteen Guest Relations Department

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          Excellent small hotel a short walk from the pier with shops, restaurants and the ferry to Robben Island, the island prison for anti-apartheid activists (including Nelson Mandela). Stayed one night in transit to Johannesburg. The staff is friendly, helpful and responsive. The rooms clean and...More

          Thank vernonb689
          Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 3 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. Muneeb Eksteen Guest Relations Department

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          Very comfortable hotel with lift access to rooms. Delicious meals that catered to all. Staff were lovely & nothing was too much trouble. Laundry service was exceptional. Wifi was excellent. 5 mins walk to amenities & waterfront with shopping centre. Overall a pleasant stay &...More

          Thank Jeanette E
          Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 3 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. Muneeb Eksteen Guest Relations Department

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          I stayed at the hotel 3 nights for work. The location was good, just a few flights of stairs above the V & A waterfront. V & A was completely safe and short 5 minute walk to hotel had security at regular locations. The hotel...More

          Thank Kate S
          Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 3 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. Muneeb Eksteen Guest Relations Department

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          About
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          Amenities
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          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Room Service
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Breakfast included
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Conference Facilities
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          • Air Conditioning
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          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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          • US$135 - US$324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #37 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
          • #42 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
          • #47 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
          • #47 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
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          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 102
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          NPreethi
          Hi, would you be able to book airport transfers for me? Also, would you be able to book a car service so that I can travel within Cape Town safely?
          5 February 2017|
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          ShallTravel
          I visited Cape Town a couple of years ago and spent a lot of the time at the V & A day and night and loved it. I always felt safe whoever I went but locals said I should always get a taxi after dark which I did but I want to now stay nearer the waterfront so I don't need to do this. Is the area gated so I can walk safely from hotel to V & A at night. Many thanks.
          18 January 2017|
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          Response from Wendyp40 | Reviewed this property |
          The Portswood is across the road from shops and restaurants. This area is not gated but we walked day and night and felt completely safe. Lots of people around. Even had our clothes laundered in the arcade leading from... More
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          bag345s
          Hi.Do the rooms have a safe?
          2 January 2017|
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          Response from IowaCityMD | Reviewed this property |
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          "Higher floors have excellent views and less noise"
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          "Ask for a view. Stay clear of 334, which is noisy and a long way from reception"
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