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New Kings Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Piazza Da Luz | 94 Regent Road, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
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Ranked #49 of 102 hotels in Cape Town Central
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Denver, Colorado
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great stay at the New Kings Hotel! We stayed here on our final night in SA and this fit the bill perfectly. Clean rooms, great views and a staff that was ready and willing to help with anything. The young woman who checked us in (I'm so embarassed that I can't remember her name) was so lovely... More

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Gaborone, Botswana
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice rooms, quiet hotel, excellent breakfast, great staff, clean, all amenities. Great for business or few night stop over. Not really a kids hotel though. Great location too! - right next to shops, restaurants!

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Excellent room with excellent views.we stayed twice,one sea view room and the second wonderful lion's head view.very friendly staff.location very good,near the sea and supermarket SPAR,Checkers by foot nearby.calm area.reception very kind and helpful, called AVIS for car rental for us.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

My husband and I stayed at the New Kings hotel for one night. Very modern and stylish hotel, great location, beautiful room and amazing view! The staff was however unfriendly upon arrival and did not look interested in assisting us. Furthermore they were busy with construction work which we were not informed about before the time, so it was extremely... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Stayed here twice already. What a charming place. The decor is fab and the staff are great! Booked online and confirmed reservation via e-mail. Asked for a sea-facing room, which was good but as the hotel is not set on the beach rd, doesn't really make much difference. Rooms are big and spacious but from the first time we were... More

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Gordon's Bay, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I really enjoyed my stay at New Kings. Great service, friendly staff, lovely room and a breakfast to die for! The hotel is situated close to the beach, the Waterfront, Table Mountain and the list goes on.... Will be back!

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Spent an amazing 2 nights. Very friendly staff. Room modern, presentable and comfortable. Good location within walking distance of the beach. Free parking was also a bonus. Had an all round great time. Will def be back! Stayed June 2014 with friends.

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Durban, South Africa
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25 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

spent a night at this hotel room was spacious however having stayed here before the rooms are looking run down nonetheless it had all the amenities i requested a double bed however i was put into a room with two single beds that aside the little chocolate on the turndown service is a really nice touch the breakfast was more... More

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

A two day trip to Cape Town was made most pleasant with a stay in this hotel. Great service, friendly people all round, great parking in a busy area, yet so quiet we felt we'd been placed in sound proof room. A great centralised place to stay.

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Robertson, South Africa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

My cousin and myself treated our self to two nights in Cape town to do baby shopping before her new born arrives. We could not enjoy the Lounge/bar area for there was a private function. Naomi at Reception phoned Chantille at management and they agreed on a refund so we left. One month has passed and still no refund. This... More

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Address: Piazza Da Luz | 94 Regent Road, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
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Hotel Class:3 star — New Kings Hotel 3*
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The New Kings Hotel is centrally located in cosmopolitan Sea Point with panoramic views of Lions Head and the Atlantic Ocean.Situated within walking distance of the Sea Point Promenade and close to the world renowned V&A Waterfront, Camps Bay and Clifton beaches famous for their Blue Flag status.The New Kings Hotel is a chic boutique property, offering 42 designer rooms and a well appointed restaurant, cocktail bar terrace with sea views and attention to detail to meet all the international travelers’ requirements.In the Piazza da Luz below enjoy the vibrant lifestyle of the Cape with various eateries, food stores, beauty, health, hairdresser, clothing, art, business services and a wellness spa. ... more   less 
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