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Hippo Boutique Hotel

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Overview
5-9 Park Road Gardens Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Suites
Kitchenette
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Executive Suite - wonderful character and view, and the location on Kloof Street is excellent. Book through the internet, though, they'll charge you double if you book through them directly.

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Hippotique, General Manager at Hippo Boutique HotelResponded 1 week ago

We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us, however we run promotions online.Sometimes those rooms get booked up and the rate changes when there is only one left depending on the availability at the time. Thank you for your comments.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was looking at hotels to stay at in Cape Town for my holiday this season and highly considered this hotel. As I was going through my suggestions online, I stumbled on this hotel that looks really nice and looks to be located where I...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Bran1236
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They say you get full refund when you cancel on time. I canceled after 2 minutes of booking and forcefully got only 60% refund. THEY ARE LIARS ANS UNTRUSTWORTHY! PLEASE STAY AWAY! CHEATERS! I can’t believe they’d say they give full refund and then go...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hippo was ideal as my colleagues and I felt safe. There were tons of food places within walking distance, the hotel had parking which made our lives much easier. Breakfast was delicious and the only downside was it was a little noisy on the Thursday...More

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Hippotique, General Manager at Hippo Boutique HotelResponded 1 week ago

We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you for the positive feedback. We look forward to welcoming you back to Hippo Hotel on your return to Cape Town.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been stayed there for 3 nights. The room is clean and tidy. Enough space for twin rooms. Really impressed by the friendly staff and they are really responsible. They offer a warm welcoming and help. Thanks Hippo. You made my days in Cape...More

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Hippotique, General Manager at Hippo Boutique HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for choosing Hippo Hotel for your stay in Cape Town and for the positive feedback. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$84 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#11 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#24 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#41 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#51 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$84 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#11 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#24 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#41 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#51 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (132)
Room & Suite (192)
Dining (28)
Pool & Beach (13)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Simone H
31 October 2018|
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Response from AndySmal | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do king beds or twin beds
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faascarol
17 April 2017|
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Response from wanderer6149 | Reviewed this property |
I believe so, but ask the hotel directly. I always ask this question myself when booking any hotel. We did not smell any cigarette smoke on the floor we stayed.
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faascarol
17 April 2017|
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Response from Miss A | Reviewed this property |
Hello, so sorry for the late reply. I've only just seen the message you sent 3 weeks ago! I'm not sure about car hire as I've never hired a car on holiday. However, I don't think you will need a car in Cape Town as you have... More
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"Not worth it."
Bran1236
2 weeks ago
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"room 8 at back is quiet"
jonjo7
13 Oct 2018
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"Ask for a room that is not above the restaurants on the ground floor"
lovesgoldens
23 Aug 2018
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"Ask for a room at the back if the noise from the bars and the street will bother you"
RobinHoodNG12
27 Jun 2018
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