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Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town

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Wrexham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 June 2016

We were here on holiday for 3 nights, but having stayed in many city centre hotels on business, I was very impressed. Friendly staff, reasonably sized clean rooms, with everything you need, excellent choice at the buffet breakfast. Great location - within walking distance to the V&A waterfront - or you could use the shuttle bus at night. Would definitely...

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Devon J, Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Thank you, toby187 for the wonderful TripAdvisor score. We are delighted to hear that you had an enjoyable stay with us, and that you found the staff friendly and that the location suited your needs. Your review has been shared with the team and we thank you for the recommendation. We wish you safe travels and we hope to welcome...

india
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Very convenient for going out at night to the waterfront, clean, simple and good services. I highly recommend it. The staff is friendly and helpful in providing all the necessary information about the area and excursions. The rooms are comfortable and well cleaned but bit compact.the bathrooms are equipped with everything you need. Very interesting also the prices, very competitive...

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Devon J, Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Thank you, nitish99 for taking the time to post your review on TripAdvisor. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, and found the staff friendly and rooms clean. It is also good to see that you felt the hotel was reasonably priced. We thank you for your feedback and hope to welcome you back to...

London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for one night Bed was comfy and room an appropriate size. Things that I missed where, iron and ironing board in the room, they where brought when called though. The Internet has a limited data usage which is very very small. Room service was good and quick however there was a bone in my chicken lasagna, steak was...

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Devon J, Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Thank you, MartinSR for taking the time to post your review on TripAdvisor. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. As you found out, our rooms do not have iron and boards in them, but are available upon request should guests require. Our complimentary internet offering is limited to 500mb per day and should you...

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Centrally located. beautiful ambience, great breakfast buffet. Got upgraded so very nice and spacious rooms & very clean rooms. Convenient shuttle service to V&A waterfront. Saw a very nice pool however weather was too cold to try. A fabulous hotel to stay at to be in the centre of Cape Town

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Devon J, Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Thank you, Shilpa B for the wonderful Trip Advisor score. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, and that you found the location of the hotel suited your needs. The hotel is well located within Cape Town close to the V&A Waterfront complex as well as many of the other major tourist attractions. We wish...

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 3 June 2016

good location . nice lobby and coffee shop. the buffet has good spread. rooms are small but good. bathroom is good. Indian restaurants are at a 5-10 min drive from the hotel. staff is polite and courteous.

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Devon J, Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Thank you, Anand S for posting your review on TripAdvisor. It is a pleasure to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, and that the location suited your needs. Your review has been shared with the team and we wish you safe travels. Kind regards Devon Justus Front Office Duty Manager

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 June 2016

The Southern Sun Waterfront Front provides a consistent excellent service. all staff are friendly, facilities are clean, the showers in the room are strong. Room service is of stop standard and the food is delicious. A great choice for a holiday.

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Devon J, Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Thank you, traceymG9152CT for the wonderful TripAdvisor score. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you felt the service was consistently excellent. Your review has been shared with the team and we thank you for the positive feedback. We wish you safe travels and hope to welcome you back in the near future....

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 June 2016

The Southern Sun was in a great location by day for walking around the city if you did not feel like getting the shuttle bus. The town hall and the markets were great to see and there were lots of shops and cafes with many tourists. A shuttle bus takes you down to the V&A Waterfront also with its abundance...

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Devon J, Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Thank you, Jacky C for the wonderful TripAdvisor score. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us as well as the location of the hotel close to Cape Town's major tourist attractions. Your review has been shared with the team and we thank you for the feedback, as the positive feedback is a strong motivating tool...

UK
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Small rooms but clean and modern. Great breakfast buffet with lots of choice. Small bar. Helpful concierge desk. 14 seater courtesy bus runs every 30 mins to and from the waterfront. Notice in room that not safe to walk in the area around the hotel after dark. Very pleasant staff

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Devon J, Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Thank you, ljsUk for the excellent TripAdvisor score. It is a pleasure to hear of your pleasant stay with us and we thank you for posting your review on TripAdvisor. We wish you safe travels and hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind regards Devon Justus Front Office Duty Manager

Columbia, South Carolina
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Concierge service was great. Answered a lot of first time visitor questions. Arranged airport shuttle And a car for my next location business meeting. The half hourly shuttle to the waterfront is great since I had to buy some clothes when my bag didn't arrive with me. Hotel lobby and room amenities are higher end standard business hotel but some...

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Devon J, Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Thank you, Ken H for posting your review on TripAdvisor. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, and that the concierge was able to help you with all your arrangements. Your review has been shared with the team and we thank you for your feedback. We wish you well and hope to welcome you back...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 June 2016

This Hotel is always great to stay in, from the 2 double beds in the rooms, to the staff who go out of there way to meet your every need. The location is very central and is within walking distance of the waterfront, and the pricing is very reasonable for what is offered. This was not the first time i...

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Thank you, Mr Tiplady for the wonderful TripAdvisor score. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, and that you felt the staff were helpful and friendly. We also thank you for your return patronage and hope to welcome you back in the not too distant future. Kind regards Devon Justus Front Office Duty Manager

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
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  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Wonderful sunsets over the Atlantic Ocean assist in making the Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town a preferred business and holiday destination. A mere 15 minutes' drive from Cape Town International Airport, a 5 minute walk from the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) and within walking distance to the V&A Waterfront, this hotel is superbly located to offer every guest easy access to the sights and sounds of Cape Town. Breathtaking views of Table Mountain can be enjoyed from rooms that offer all the quality and comfort you would expect from a full service hotel. Offering guests a fitness centre, a pool and convenient meeting rooms and a business centre, the Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town caters for all possible business or leisure traveller needs.Modern, chic and spaciously comfortable, these Waterfront hotel rooms offer guests a rejuvenating, fully serviced escape from the bustling energy of Cape Town. The decor is tasteful and classy with an edge. Amenities cater for all possible requirements and include 24 hour in room dining and a host of channels available on satellite. Business travellers can make use of the in room wireless internet access and the workstation with work lamp. Smoking and wheelchair accessible rooms are available on request.Unique cuisine and relaxed dining are just two of the many aspects that make this a simply superb dining experience to all restaurant guests. The Yizani Restaurant is inspired by everything local and is authentically South African ... more   less 

Additional Information about Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town

Address: 1 Lower Buitengracht Street | Private Bag X3, Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: €92 - €240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town 4*
Number of rooms: 537
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Also Known As:
Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town Hotel Cape Town Central
Cape Town Southern Sun Waterfront
Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town South Africa
Hotel Style:
#15 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
#25 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#29 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#32 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#32 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
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“It is in the city, go as high as possible to avoid street noise. Great views all around.”
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