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    Winchester Mansions

    221 Beach Road | Sea Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 9068
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We stayed at the Winchester Mansions for three nights as part of our honeymoon. It worked really well for us - we needed parking, which the hotel supplies for a reasonable £4 a day, as it's very secure. The building is beautiful in a colonial...More

    Thank haybelline
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    We can absolutely recommend this accommodation. We lived in an basic room with sea weiv. The hotel have a restaurant , bar and pool. Outside the “jump on and jump off buses” have a stop, so it was easy to see all parts of the...More

    Thank Anette J
    Response from Murray N, Managing Director at Winchester MansionsResponded 4 days ago

    Thank you for your kind words. I am very happy you enjoyed your time with us and that you had a memorable stay in Cape Town. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future.

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Spent 3 nights in this great old style hotel. Food in Harveys Restaurant was really good and highly recommended. Too often I have stayed in the modern, clinical establishments, but this is old style with large rooms, great views of the sea and promenade. Service...More

    Thank Chas P
    Response from Murray N, Manager at Winchester MansionsResponded 4 days ago

    Thank you for taking the time to rate our hotel and for your kind review. I am delighted to hear that you loved our newly refurbished bedrooms. Thank you for complimenting our breakfast buffet, our chefs take a lot of pride when preparing the meals....More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed at this hotel on the first night of our South Africa Holiday prior to joining a Garden Route tour. We were celebrating our anniversary and the hotel was very accommodating. The hotel has colonial feel and the buildings surround a central courtyard where...More

    Thank stu_denise
    Response from Murray N, Managing Director at Winchester MansionsResponded 4 days ago

    Thank you for rating our hotel and for your wonderful feedback regarding the hotel. We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your time with us and that we were able to kick start your South African holiday on a good note. We hope we...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The Location is perfect. Accommodation is clean, fresh, modern and comfortable. Food is top notch and well-done to chefs and kitchen staff. Hotel staff are professional, friendly and efficient. Check in and check out procedure was quick and professional. The Hotel grounds, restaurants, corridors, breakfast...More

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    Thank 491michelad
    Response from Murray N, Managing Director at Winchester MansionsResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you so much for this amazing review and rating! We are all so proud to be a part of the Winchester Mansions and look forward to welcoming you back here in the very near future. Thank you for the recommendation, we really appreciate it....More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
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    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Conference Facilities
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    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$146 - US$409 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #10 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #17 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #17 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #24 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #30 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
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    597margaret
    18 October 2017|
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    Response from Murray N | Property representative |
    Good Day Our pool is open all year round. Currently it is out of service as we are busy renovating it, it will be up and running in the next few weeks.
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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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    "Sea side rooms obviously have a nicer view"
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    "The first floor rooms can be noisy due to people eating in the courtyard below."
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    "Room number 2 has a view looking over the sea :)"
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    "We had a seafacing junior suite - lots of space but the enclosed balcony needs better lighting and..."
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