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Dolphin Beach Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   No 1 | Marine Drive, Table View 7441, South Africa (Formerly Protea Hotel Dolphin Beach)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having booked a 10 day stay in January and having confirmed in writing together with supplying hotel with credit card details we were told on arrival that we were not booked in. Not a very good situation after travelling a long way to stay there. After about an hour we allocated a room and to their credit the next day... More

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Celeste_Martin, Manager at Dolphin Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon, Thank you for the feedback - all review topics are brought up in management meetings. Please be assured, investigations into the booking mishap, staff noise levels, as well as your point regarding the reception staff on duty will be addressed. That being said, we are glad we could resolve the initial booking error, and are pleased you enjoyed... More

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

We have just returned to Dubai after 2 weeks in Cape Town. Having lived most of my life in Cape Town, it was a difficult task trying to decide where we will stay for a week as we knew of so many hotels and guest houses. Due to a very attractive rates special Dolphin Beach is running we decided to... More

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Celeste_Martin, Manager at Dolphin Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Carl, Thank you for taking the time to send such positive feedback – we really appreciate it. I’m glad we made your booking a simple one. We pride ourselves on great service and friendly staff. We hope you had a safe return to Dubai - The team and I at Dolphin Beach Hotel look forward to your return next... More

Melkbosstrand, South Africa
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

The location of the hotel is great as it is close to everything you need. Beach access is great too. The staff are friendly. Breakfast is very good. We stayed in a front row cabanna which overlooks table mountain E49 - great view. A couple of things that would have made our stay more comfortable: NEW MATRESSES!!! Our backs were... More

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Dolphin_Beach_GM, Manager at Dolphin Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Michelle, Thank you for having chosen Dolphin Beach Hotel as your hotel of choice on your recent trip to Cape Town. Thank you for your valued feedback and for bringing all your concerns to our attention. We have taken your recommendations into consideration and highlighted the relevant concerns to our heads of department. We apologise that we were unable... More

Luanda, Angola
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

On Nov 11, 2013 after having looking for accomodation in N, S, E and W of Cape Town, DOLPHIN BEACH HOTEL has accomodated me and my family (3 adults and 1 child) in a very warm way. We were in a very stressful situation but reception girls were very, very pleasent in attending us. Also the restaurant was very nice... More

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Dolphin_Beach_GM, General Manager at Dolphin Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr Pereira, Thank you for your support and taking the time to post your comments of your stay at Dolphin Beach Hotel. We are humbled by your kind words and we will definitely commend the reception desk staff and team at our Blowfish restaurant for their excellent service. We look forward to welcoming you back! Kind regards, Dolphin Beach... More

brussels
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42 reviews 42 reviews
30 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

firstly, let me clarify that the hotel room (or apartment as it had a sitting room and kitchen) was clean and comfortable. Everything worked. There was complimentary bathroom products and the tea/coffee station was well stocked. The bed was comfortable, clean and sleep was easily achieved. Breakfast was more than adequate - especially when eaten from the blowfish restaurant where... More

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ColosseumLuxuryHotel, General Manager at Dolphin Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for providing us with feedback following your recent stay with us at Dolphin Beach Hotel. We do appreciate your review as we always value guest feedback in order for us to determine whether we are doing things right or wrong. Please accept my sincere apologies for the disappointment you have experienced as a result of the... More

Netherlands
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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

Our first night in Africa was in dolphin Beach hotel and it was great. When we arrived the staff was so friendly they gave us an upgrate of the room. We got a tablemountain view and acces to the beach. We had diner with great service and the food was so good. Thanks for our first African contact. :-)

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Celeste_Martin, Manager at Dolphin Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Patricia, We are ecstatic we surpassed your expectations. There is no better way to admire our beautiful country than from your hotel room balcony which is only a few metres from the beach, or relaxing at our restaurant (Blowfish) overlooking the bay and majestic Table Mountain. Our staff pride themselves on being professional and friendly at all times -... More

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

Stayed at the Dolphin Beach Hotel 10 days ago. The room was clean and comfortable and nice and big. Was great having the option of a small kitchen in the room. The staff were friendly and welcoming. Beautiful sea and mountain views. Would highly recommend the hotel to anyone visiting Cape Town.

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ColosseumLuxuryHotel, Manager at Dolphin Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mandy, Thank you for taking the time to post your comments of your recent stay at Dolphin Beach Hotel, we really appreciate it. We value your great feedback and look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards, Dolphin Beach Hotel Team More

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

The reception and welcoming was excellent. The rooms was clean and properly stocked. Maintenance reasponse was not at an acceptable levels. However, good foresight by the reception saved what could have been an embarrasment.

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ColosseumLuxuryHotel, Manager at Dolphin Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr Mokolane, Thank you for taking the time to post your comments of your recent stay at Dolphin Beach Hotel, we really appreciate it. Please be advised that we have attended to the maintenance concern and the issue has been resolved. Thanks to Rucille for taking care of your concerns during your stay! Once again, thank you for choosing... More

Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

We recently chose Dolphin Beach cabanas as our accommodation for a few days in Cape Town. Having 3 kids between the ages of 1 and a half and 9 always makes travelling quite stressful. We are always mindful to find a place that is child friendly and proofed enough for our toddler and exciting enough for our 9 year old.... More

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ColosseumLuxuryHotel, Manager at Dolphin Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Danielle, Thank you for taking the time to post your comments, we really appreciate it. We are extremely humbled by your kind words and we are delighted that you and your family enjoyed your stay with us. We agree with you that we have the perfect family hotel and family location. We can't wait for you to see what... More

Cape Town Central, South Africa
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

For the past years that we have been travelling with my husband we had never received such a good and prompt service from the staff of Dolphin Beach. It was our anniversary and as we walked in we were well welcome by well presented receptionist. We walked into our room and we receive some romantic turn down rose petals on... More

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Additional Information about Dolphin Beach Hotel

Also Known As:
Dolphin Beach Hotel Cape Town, South Africa - Table View
Address: No 1 | Marine Drive, Table View 7441, South Africa (Formerly Protea Hotel Dolphin Beach)
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Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Table View
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 hotels in Table View
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Dolphin Beach Hotel 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Situated only 10 minutes from the CBD of Cape Town and 20 Minutes from the International Airport, the hotel is ideally situated in Table View near the business areas of Montague Gardens, Kilarney Gardens, Atlantis & Milnerton. The business traveller will enjoy the spacious apartments with magnificent ocean views, wireless internet & room service. One of Cape Town’s top restaurants, the Blowfish offers buffet breakfast, an a la Carte lunch & dinner menu and a sushi bar. The hotel is close to excellent restaurants, nightlife venues and pubs.Perched on an endless stretch of powdery white beach, with views of Table Mountain & Robben Island across the bay, the hotel offers spacious self catering suites and beachfront Cabanas with direct access onto the beach. The hotel is close to excellent restaurants, nightlife venues and pubs. Besides all the activities on the beach, the hotel is perfectly situated for exploring the greater Cape Town region. A10 minute drive in any direction will take you to the V&A Waterfront & Two Oceans Aquarium or Canal Walk & Retunga Junction Theme Park or Big Bay. ... more   less 
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