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    The PortsWood

    PortsWood Road, PortsWood Square | V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8002, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent32%
    • Very good49%
    • Average14%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I was with my husband and two sisters in Cape Town. We wanted a hotel that was very well located and reasonably priced. This hit the mark on both of those. Very reasonable and perfectly situated just a very short safe walk to the waterfront....More

    Thank Susan C
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 6 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 1 week ago via mobile

    The hotel is about 5 mins walk to the V & A waterfront so is in a perfect location to explore the area. The staff were very friendly and attentive and the hotel was clean. The rooms are a reasonable size and well maintained, the...More

    Thank Phil D
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 1 week 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

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Our room was small, dingy and noisy. Bathrooms need updating and more space. Staff at the reception and lobby were not very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was good. Location is good but there are lots of other better hotels in the same area. Doesn't have...More

    Thank Anna22919
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 1 week ago

    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 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We were impressed by the history of this hotel and also it's closeness to everything at the waterfront. It does not appear as glamorous as others, but was very comfortable for our needs and the bar / waiting staff were informative. There is much to...More

    Thank Bronwyn K
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 2 weeks 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 via mobile

    Our room was neat and tidy but so small you couldn't swing a cat. The room was below, what appeared to be an extractor fan which made a deafening sound all day and all night. We had called maintenance twice to turn it off to...More

    Thank Luana A
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 2 weeks ago

    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

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Price range
    • US$140 - US$321 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #37 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #44 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #47 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #47 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 102
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    Glenys S
    19 August 2017|
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    Response from Phil D | Reviewed this property |
    There are loads of very good restaurants within a 5 minute walk but I would recommend the Den Anker, both food and service were excellent.
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    5 February 2017|
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    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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