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The PortsWood

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  • Terrible1%
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“great location”(136 reviews)
“sister hotel”(26 reviews)
“waterfront area”(21 reviews)
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Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

For all the other reasons reviews mentioned, this is a quality hotel. Good service. Good complimentary breakfast. Good location. What is really lacking is the quality of the rooms. Our initial standard room was super small. We upgraded to a larger suite and this is...More

1  Thank amukherj
Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 22 December 2017

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 12 December 2017

Stayed 3 nights here, ate in once, breakfast good. Ideal location for our needs for a conference, had little time to sightsee but have been in Capetown a lot so not a problem. The reception, room service, taxi organiser and porters were always at hand....More

Thank laylapretoria
Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 15 December 2017

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 December 2017

The hotel staff are excellent. The rooms comfortable, well maintained. Some have been recently upgraded with interesting results. The hotel location and staff make it an excellent choice if staying in Cape Town.

Thank Maurine R
Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 4 December 2017

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 27 November 2017 via mobile

Although it is not an exceptional hotel the breakfast is very nice and so are the rooms. What is more important is the location as it is located right on the waterfront. We were a group of motorcycles and enjoyed it very much.

Thank Sérgio F
Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 1 December 2017

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 15 November 2017

This hotel is lovely... the personnel aim to please and the location is perfect.... it is across the street from the V & A Waterfront... which has great restaurants and stores...and is a great location to while away an evening...I also enjoyed their turn down...More

Thank alesquire
Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 17 November 2017

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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Pool
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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Air Conditioning
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Pool
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US$226 - US$375 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#41 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#46 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#46 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$226 - US$375 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#41 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#46 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#46 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
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19 August 2017|
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Response from LeprekonVi | Reviewed this property |
Belthazar and Willoughby - depending if you prefer meat or fish. But all the places in the Waterfront are excellent- don't eat in the hotel - walk a bit!
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5 February 2017|
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Response from IowaCityMD | Reviewed this property |
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ShallTravel
18 January 2017|
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Response from IowaCityMD | Reviewed this property |
No the area is not gated. We walked frequently to and from V and A wharf without fear. We were always in a group of 4. But it felt very safe.
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"I don't think there are many rooms with views"
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