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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 30 October 2017

First time in Cape Town and I did not know what to expect. Portswood Hotel wa a prefect fit for us. From the amazing location steps from the waterfront to the friendly cheerful staff, I would return and stay here on future visits. The rooms...More

Thank betsy33936
Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 6 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

Reviewed 27 October 2017

The hotel has a great location, very close to the Waterfront. The staff is friendly and the room is confortable. The bed is very good, I loved it. The breakfast could be better for a 4 star hotel, but it is fine.

Thank Lenharetto
Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 6 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 loved the Hotel and hope to welcome you back sooner rather than later. Muneeb Eksteen Guest Relations Department

Reviewed 26 October 2017

The Hotel is in the Waterfront area of Cape Town. It's a great location and the hotel, its services and staff were all great! I would definitely stay there again and recommend it to travelers visiting Cape Town. The Hotel is actually part of an...More

Thank Gregg R
Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 27 October 2017

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback and kind words. Just as a matter of interest , the Hotel Restaurant has in fact been declared a National Heritage Site. We are delighted that you enjoyed your...More

Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

The strength of this hotel is the location. It is located just in the heart of V&A waterfront. I knew was going to have busy days in Cape Town so all I needed was a hotel to sleep and to be close to the waterfront....More

Thank Vinicius S
Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 27 October 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. Location has always been a big plus for us. We hope to welcome you back sooner rather than...More

Reviewed 18 October 2017

The location of this property is ideal just a 10 minute walk from the V&A Waterfront. Quiet location, very clean hotel, good breakfast selection as well. Ate in the hotel on one occasion which, was very good value and good portions. Front desk staff very...More

Thank Beesands
Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 19 October 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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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
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Air Conditioning
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US$226 - US$374 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#40 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#46 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#46 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
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US$226 - US$374 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#40 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#46 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#46 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
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Glenys S
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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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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