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    Winchester Mansions

    221 Beach Road | Sea Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent60%
    • Very good28%
    • Average7%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
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    “sea point” (92 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    Restaurant
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    Reviewed yesterday

    I accompanied 16 high school students (and 2 teachers) from St. Louis, MO to South Africa in June/July 2017. We spent 3 nights at the Winchester Mansions in Cape Town at the end of our incredible 2-week South African adventure. Gorgeous location! Walking along the...More

    Thank shannonvet64
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Wow. What a lovely hotel. Great location. Impeccable staff and amazing meals. Beautiful room. Jump on bus right out the front.. Breakfast is a highlight. Full buffet with everything from cheeses and smoked salmon to eggs cooked to order and sweet delights.

    Thank Bev M
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We booked into the 'mansions' on the recommendation of the travel agent. After a seamless check in we were shown to our room, with peeling paint and no reception on the television. After many calls to the manager we were eventually moved to another room...More

    Thank JayandSee
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Our stay at Winchester had a warm and welcoming feel. The staff and service was very personalized. The shuttle service was very efficient, really a 10 min interval from the time of a call until they pick you up. Also the fact that a Citibus...More

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    Thank Milotal
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We had a really fabulous stay at Winchester Mansions. The staff were superb ! So friendly and accommodating . The hotel itself is a little old but has been maintained well. Our room was a little dated but for me that wasn't a problem as...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Conference Facilities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$113 - US$452 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #13 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #18 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #27 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #29 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #31 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 76
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    • Location
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    • Cape Town Central
    • Also Known As
    • Winchester Mansions Hotel Cape Town Central ,
    • Winchester Mansions Cape Town, South Africa
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    Helenjen
    2 January 2017|
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    Response from Samantha C | Property representative |
    Hi Jenny Happy New Year There is indeed a complimentary shuttle to the V and A waterfront only. It does not go at specific times but can be booked when needed. There is a driver on duty from 7am until 11pm during summer... More
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    grainnest
    24 August 2016|
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    Response from dbm564 | Reviewed this property |
    We had no such experience as you describe. I too would be reluctant to proceed on that basis.
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    Carolyn M
    25 June 2016|
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    Response from Karen A | Reviewed this property |
    We booked their transportation but they sent a taxi for us and added the cost onto our hotel bill, which was fine
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    Room Tips
    "Ocean view rooms to the front of the hotel, but my room at the back of the hotel was just fine!"
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    "A room facing the ocean would be my recommmation ."
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    "We had a sea facing room which was lovely but could also be a little noisy."
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    "Sea side rooms are probably best"
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