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Strand Tower Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Corner Loop & Strand Streets, Cape Town Central ZA-8001, South Africa
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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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Maputo, Mozambique
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Friendly staff, good location. The breakfast buffet is clearly catered for Asian (Chinese) tourists. Room size is ok but not that clean. I found a cockroach in the bathroom. I reported it and they offered to change rooms but I declined and told them to clean better instead. However when I came back in the evening - the room had... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great multimedia hub for connecting all your devices, plugs etc. Friendly staff and a super location! The breakfast menu is not as meaty as I would like but nonetheless great buffet on offer. Access is easy, the rooms are on the small side so not the kind of place to relax and enjoy some company.

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Gansbaai
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are desperate..... yes. If you have a choice, definitely no! Dinner was awful and so was breakfast. Nope never again. Sure the location is great and extremely central. The hotel parking is safe but the bays are smaller than small ...... me a bad driver perhaps? No face cloth, no plug for the hand wash basin, curtains off... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the rooms pleasant and good beds clean shower,like most 4 star are location was good walking distance,best part of this place was staff very friendly and manager a hansome guy likes to help out in any tits n bits,

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hotel is in a brilliant city centre location. The staff were extremely helpful and efficient.. The rooms were clean and modern. Rooftop pool looked very enticing if only it had been summer time but the pool area and bar were lovely

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at the Strand Tower with my siblings and their spouse's for six nights. For the most part the service was excellent. The doorman, front desk staff, waiters and waitresses in the hotel restaurant were very friendly. We did have an incident with one of our servers but the hotel management provided our four rooms with... More

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Barcelona, Spain
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is in the very heart of the city, next to Long Street, the only street that is alive at night, and only 15 min away on foot from the Waterfront. The breakfast at the hotel was good and the reception staff and the bellboys were very helpful all the times.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pathetic is the word...few instances make me use that word for this hotel...The city is beautiful and much more inviting than this hotel...though rated 4 stars, it is not more than 3 stars. .breakfast isn't great...fruits are stale, the chef at egg counter on one of the four days we stayed on seeing the que asked me and another lady... More

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GeneralManagerSTH, General Manager at Strand Tower Hotel, responded to this review

Dear "Garima S " Thank you for your feedback on your recent stay at the Strand Tower Hotel. We appreciate all feedback in order to improve on our service delivery. I can assure your that I have taken your concerns to heart and all aspect has been addressed with my team. I do apologize with the confusion with your luggage.... More

Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My international work takes to Cape Town every year. I always look forward to my stay at the Strand Tower because of its location, thoughtful and caring staff, great food, and wonderful rooms. Love the executive lounge, and especially Singazi! He's the best!!!! Will keep coming back. Send your friends and family.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at Strand Towers, cape town during holidays in May 2014. The Hotel is centrally located and that is the only good thing. The rooms were very small to even keep your luggage. Also the room had ill fitted and odd size table which occupied too much space. We checked a few rooms and the story was same. The rooms... More

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GeneralManagerSTH, General Manager at Strand Tower Hotel, responded to this review

Dear "Gautam D " Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback of your recent stay. It is unfortunate that you found the rooms to small for your needs. A lot of the guests make use of the desk in order to connect their laptops to the VGA/HDMI/RCI connection that will automatically duplicate your computer screen onto... More

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Address: Corner Loop & Strand Streets, Cape Town Central ZA-8001, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Strand Tower Hotel 4*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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#47 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central #50 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central #53 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
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The Strand Tower Hotel is located in the hub of Cape Town’s CBD on the corner of bustling Strand and Loop Streets. It offers 4 Star accommodation, making it the ideal place to stay for business, conference and leisure travellers.Free internet of 100MB daily is available to all our guests. Secure on site parking.Cape Town’s business centre is within easy walking distance from the Strand Tower Hotel. The city’s many major tourist attractions, such as Table Mountain, Robben Island and the V&A Waterfront, are also within easy access from the hotel. Other notable landmarks nearby include the Cape Town International Convention Centre. With three World Heritage Sites, Cape Town has a wide range of attractions that include a diverse mix of cultural, historical and historical sites, as well as a host of outdoor and leisure activities. From entertainment, nature and environment to world-class wining and dining – the Mother City offers something for everyone.Boasting a gym, sauna, bar, restaurant and satellite television, the Strand Tower Hotel is almost entirely self contained. So much so, that our guests don’t even need to go outside.The hotel has plenty of facilities to keep you entertained and relaxed. The pool deck, which is located on the second floor of the hotel, provides guests with a lush, tranquil oasis in the heart of the city. The gym area, sauna and steam room allow guests to destress after a long day while having fabulous views of Table Mountain. ... more   less 
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