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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great location for V&A Waterfront just a 5 min walk away for good shopping and restaurants. We stayed 4 nights and had pre booked trips to The Peninsula and for cable car to Table Mountain. We booked a trip to Robben Island after we had arrived. All excellent trips. Comfortable room with fridge, A/C noisy. Excellent breakfast, helpful staff. Would...

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Paris, France
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room was fine yet noisy due to street and smelly when gargabe passed by. toilet was not flushing twice. room was very clean. bed super comfy. good choice of tv channels. 1 pool, 1 bar, 1 dining. close to waterfront shoppping. Spa super cheap.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

My wife and I stayed here three nights during a recent three week trip to South Africa. We were all here for two nights initially and then for a third night a week later. Our initial stay was pleasant except for a very noisy air conditioner we finally had to turn off so it wouldn't wake us up every time...

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Sweden
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hotel a little worn but that is compensated by the localization. Our room was "deluxe" but we had no views and the main AC for the hotel right outside our room making a lot of noice (room 4018). Valet parking very convenient and the cost negiligable. Good solid breakfast, good beds and bedlinen. Concierge service excellent. Travel service in the...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

It's my second trip to cape town and also the second time we stayed in the same Hotel. The comfort is that one can walk down till waterfront in just five min. secondly one gets a wonderful view of table mountain straight from your room . It's just that you need to mention it while booking , that you want...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The rooms are looking good after being recently refurbished, although the communal areas remain dated. The hotel is very central to the V&A Waterfront and the staff were very helpful. It was pretty crowded around the pool.

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Chorleywood, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Like most who stay we used it on a B&B basis and were out most days and evenings. I wasn't too sure what to expect as their website is very basic so here`s what it doesn't tell you....rock up in your hire car and they park it for you and bring it up to the front door whenever you want...

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Marlow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

An excellent hotel close to the Waterfront and just 5 minutes to sightseeing bus. Although the restaurant was quiet in the evenings the food was excellent and perfect after a day out visiting the sights.

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

The staff at the hotel are all lovely, very professional at all times and can't do enough for you. Each day our bed was freshly made and tea and coffee facilities topped up. Each evening a lovely maid knocked at our door and give us a complementary chocolate, as a sugar addict this made my day. The hotel is a...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is well situated, very close to the V & A Water Front. The room was very comfortable. Initially we were not happy because the shower was not walk-in. Melissa at the reception was very helpful and moved us to another room to help us. The bathroom was still a bit small and the air-con unit was rather noisy,...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
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  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Located at the Victoria & Alfred waterfront; panoramic views of Table Mountain & the Atlantic Ocean. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Commodore

Address: Portwood Rd | Portswood Square, V & A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: €149 - €312 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Commodore 4*
Number of rooms: 236
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Also Known As:
The Commodore Hotel Cape Town Central
Commodore Hotel Cape Town
Commodore Cape Town
The Commodore Cape Town, South Africa
Hotel Style:
#20 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
#37 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#38 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#40 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#49 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
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“Ask for view of mountain”
 of 5 bubbles hockley_family, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“To make sure you get a good view go for 5th floor (little more expensive)”
 of 5 bubbles Brekkan, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Try for a room with a view out to sea!”
 of 5 bubbles Shawfamily5, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“be specific in your request. i.e asking for walk-in shower”
 of 5 bubbles ivor_freedman, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms 511 and 611 are nice corner suites with views of the waterfront and Table Mountain”
 of 5 bubbles W154YJdavide, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
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