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    The PortsWood

    PortsWood Road, PortsWood Square | V&A Waterfront, Cape Town 8002, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent34%
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    Reviewed 4 June 2016

    Staying in this hotel really made me feel like it was worth the trip. It was very welcoming, great staff for the 3 days I stayed there. They were eager to help and come up with ideas. Breakfast was in an excellent restaurant - wish...More

    Thank tdmac
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 7 June 2016

    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 25 May 2016 via mobile

    This a very nice, clean and welcoming hotel with excellent food and a great Tourist Desk where you can learn about many options and even those not widely advertised (ask for Kirsty) ...the hotel is 2 minutes from the Waterfront and therefore easily accessible without...More

    Thank terencewilley
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 7 June 2016

    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 24 May 2016

    Sorry for the cheesy title, but it does! On arrival the doormen are warm, smiling, and welcoming. So are the efficient receptionists, and the wait staff. Pretty soon you are smiling too, even after a long night flight. We had booked a standard room, but...More

    Thank Floridalover706
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 7 June 2016

    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. The title might be cheesy , but its...More

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    Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

    I stayed at the Portswood Hotel for 3 days on a solo trip to Cape town. The Suite in which I stayed had a great view and was very neat and clean. Bathrooms were very nice and modern. TV channels are limited. Free wifi was...More

    Thank celestevdb
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 24 May 2016

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • 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
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Tennis Court
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$209 - US$351 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #37 Family Hotel in Cape Town
    • #40 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town
    • #46 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town
    • #46 Business Hotel in Cape Town
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 102
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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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    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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    "If visiting Ribbon Island then this is the hotel to stay"
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    "Our king suites were large, bright and quiet - overlooking the pool courtyard."
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    "Book elsewhere"
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    "Have heard it suggested to ask for upper floor room. We were on the fourth (and top) floor. Was fine"
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