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Dolphin Beach Hotel

No 1 | Marine Drive, Table View 7441, South Africa (Formerly Protea Hotel Dolphin Beach)
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Durban, South Africa
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hotels.com booking confirmation 119320488826 / Dolphin Beach Hotel confirmation number: 753585 for 6,7 8 Feb Booked and paid in FULL in October 2014. We were looking forward to staying at the Dolphin Beach Hotel. I received an email cancellation at lunch time on Thurs 5 Feb 2014, stating our booking had been cancelled, and been moved to another hotel. Reason... More 

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Hong Kong
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

So pleased we chose this hotel ( on the recommendation of a friend who lives in Cape Town) as the location and hospitality are fantastic. We had a 2 bedroom beach cabana with spacious comfy lounge with patio doors opening onto beautiful lawned area and a pathway to the gorgeous beach but the highlight has to be the stunning view... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Was a nice place to stay and enjoyed a lot on the beach.Only hitch was wifi connection was too slow.Customer service is on top.Generally enjoted the place and location.Will recommend for couples or pairs

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Kyle D, Public Relations Manager at Dolphin Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Shawn Many thanks for taking the time to write such a positive review. We will be sure to commend the staff for maintaining great customer service levels. Thank you for mentioning the WiFi, we have since resolved the issue, so next time you return you can be sure to have a strong seamless connection. We also hope you managed... More 

Western Cape, South Africa
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They should really modernize their Cabanas because it really looks awful, and the wi-fi connection is the worst, I have ever experienced. And to top it off I am woken up by a loud noise of drilling and hammering..

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Kyle D, Public Relations Manager at Dolphin Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Good day Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Please note that all reviews are discussed in weekly management meetings in order to improve our guest experience. Could you please provide feedback for which room number you stayed so we can better assist in resolving the issue - could you please email your contact information to kyle@singergroup.co.za... More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Have just spent 3 nights at the hotel and felt we were looked after like Royalty. The staff sets this hotel apart. There was nothing they wouldnt do for us. The Cabana rooms are at the front of the hotel and are like little apartments with 2 bedrooms and a kitchen/living area. There is so much space inside and obviously... More 

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Kyle D, Marketing Manager at Dolphin Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Bobs Our staff have been commended for the service they offered - we always try go above and beyond our guests expectations. The Two-Bedroom Cabanas are indeed very spacious and offer our guests a beachfront home away from home. Thank you once again for writing such a fantastic review - all the feedback is appreciated. We look forward to... More 

Paris, France
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

My wife and I stayed there for five days and enjoyed every moment! The location is perfect as you are right on the beach and the other hotels are a good distance away. The views are absolutely breathtaking. From the gardens (that are so well cared for) to the white sand beach. The staff are so friendly and professional and... More 

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Kyle D, Marketing Manager at Dolphin Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Steve I hope you are well. Many thanks for taking the time to write such a fantastic review. The Dolphin Beach Hotel team thrive on positive feedback and we are elated you and your wife enjoyed your stay. You have described our hotel to a "T". We can't agree with you more regarding the views - it's a truly... More 

Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 via mobile

We stayed at the dolphin beach hotel for two weeks whilst in SA for my sisters wedding. So pleased we chose it, the location is amazing with absolutely stunning views of table mountain from our window. We were in a beach front room with doors that opened onto a lovely lawned area and park, a minute over the sand dunes... More 

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Kyle D, Marketing Manager at Dolphin Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Emma Many thanks for the fantastic review, and congratulations on your sister getting married. We are elated you had a great stay with us and enjoyed our spacious rooms - They are well received by guests (our renowned view is just the cherry on top). The grassy playing area lends itself very well to entertain the young ones if... More 

Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

We have just returned from a 2week holiday at this hotel .... We travelled to Cape Town for our daughters wedding and as we had 2 young grandsons we decided that this location would be perfect for Us and we we not disappointed. Although the rooms were a little tired, they were spotless cleaned daily fresh white towels daily and... More 

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Kyle D, Marketing Manager at Dolphin Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Jilly Congratulations on your daughters wedding - what a fantastic occasion! The Dolphin Beach Hotel team would like to thank you for writing such a comprehensive review. Our staff thrive on positive feedback and we are elated you had a memorable stay with us. We pride ourselves on offering spacious rooms as many hotels stick to confined living areas.... More 

Ottawa, Canada
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

We spent the last week of our 3 week S. African holiday at Dolphin Beach. Staff was wonderful! The lovely ladies who worked the breakfast room were so sweet! Delicious sushi at the Blowfish. Beach was lovely (Atlantic very cold for swimming though). We had a car rental and that is a must when you stay here as it's a... More 

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Kyle D, Public Relations Manager at Dolphin Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Good morning, Many thanks for the review. We are elated you enjoyed our food and we will be sure to commend our staff for their friendly and professional service. After receiving your feedback we immediately sent our Rooms Division Manager to investigate the privately owned unit in question. We will be notifying the owner to make the necessary changes to... More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Booked this hotel 5 months ago to attended friend's wedding nearby, we reconfirmed the booking last week with the hotel directly. We were informed by email less than 24hrs before we were due to check in that we are to be moved to sister hotel which is 20 minutes away, is not on the beach, does not have table mountain... More 

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Kyle D, Manager at Dolphin Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Charlie, We appreciate you taking the time to write a review. Our guests are our number one priority, and we would never wish them to have a negative experience when visiting our hotel - we always try maintain a high level of service across the board. We agree that the incident must have left a sour taste in your... More 

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