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Queen Victoria Hotel

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Portswood Close, Portswood Ridge | V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Ranked #19 of 102 hotels in Cape Town Central
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Magdeburg, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The wounderful hotel is close located to the exciting V & A Watefront. Rooms with space and a excellent, quite service is absolutely worth metioning. The breakfast offers a lot of different meals with an lot of extra on the buffet. The Dash restaurant with his friendly and helpful staff is a must to do. The chefe create everytime woundeful... More

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Bellville, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I stayed at the Queen Victoria Hotel for one night in July 2014. The staff are very professional and friendly. The rooms were in tip top shape - very good housekeeping team! Breakfast was a bit of a disappointment though. I received a rosti on my plate that tasted like it was made from last week's left over boiled potato's.... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Delightful stay. Friendly & efficient staff. Food & accommodation of a very high standard. I stayed at the hotel for two nights recently on a business trip and I recommend it for a short business trip to Cape Town.

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Cedarhurst, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were very impressed with the Hotel. The service was impeccable, the rooms immaculate and the food wonderful. It is located in a wonderful area and the fact that the hotel has cab service that they recommend is a very big help. The concierge people were extremely helpful and ameniable. We highly recommend this hotel!!

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Mike_Vroom, General Manager at Queen Victoria Hotel, responded to this review

Good day helbars, Thank you for your wonderful review. I am glad to read what a great experience you had during your stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon to spend some more time with us, so on your next visit please do let reservations@newmarkhotels.com know as we would love to make you feel even... More

Rock Hill, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

QV Hotel was very nice. Very convenient to Waterfront area. Hotel staff was very friendly and helpful--met any requests in a timely, friendly manner. Quaint, safe area to stay. Would definitely stay there again. WiFi was frustrating as any time I was off of it for even a short time, it would disconnect and would need to reenter the password... More

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Mike_Vroom, General Manager at Queen Victoria Hotel, responded to this review

Good day rivertiger1974, Im glad to read that you enjoyed your recent visit to the QV amd will be returning. Thank you for your feedback regarding the WiFi, I shall certainly look into this. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon to spend some more time with us, so on your next visit please do let reservations@newmarkhotels.com know... More

Blythewood, South Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect location. Very helpful staff. We ate breakfast there only and thought the food and service were excellent. It was me and my 14 year old son and although it is geared for adults, everyone treated my son well. We would definitely stay there again. Secluded enough so there is very little noise but a very short walk to all... More

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Mike_Vroom, General Manager at Queen Victoria Hotel, responded to this review

Good day Frances M, Thank you for your very complimentary feedback on the staff and facilities at the Queen Victoria Hotel. I am glad to read that you and your son enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon to spend some more time with us, so on your next visit please do let... More

Madrid, Spain
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

i asked for a room with just views because was my 20 aniversary, and a room with 2 beds. They gave us the room in the floor, so we need to had the cover windows always close and just one doble bed. We asked for a better room and they did nothing for us. never told us if they was... More

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Mike_Vroom, General Manager at Queen Victoria Hotel, responded to this review

Good day aggcc, It saddens me to read that you didnt enjoy your recent stay with us at The Queen Victoria Hotel. We constantly strive to accommodate all guest requests with regards to the wonderful views and rooms that we have. Unfortuntely this is not always possible. I do hope to see you again at the Queen Victoria Hotel, so... More

London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want a quiet boutique hotel in Cape Town then this is the place to stay. Excellent food for breakfast and room service. Only a few minutes walk into the Waterfront for shopping, great restaurants and even a cinema. Great location if you are driving in Cape Town.

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Mike_Vroom, General Manager at Queen Victoria Hotel, responded to this review

Good day AndrewH64, Thank you for your review on your recent stay with us. Glad you enjoyed our breakfasts. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon to spend some more time with us, so on your next visit please do let reservations@newmarkhotels.com know as we would love to make you feel even more at home with us. Kind... More

Singapore, Singapore
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29 reviews 29 reviews
26 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed 3 nights at Queen Victoria. Specifically, we wanted a very nice boutique hotel in a wonderful location. We got both. The hotel is understated in its elegance, simple yet tasteful. Check in was good and friendly. We got a corner room, which was wonderful. Light pouring in from 2 sides, small balcony. Tasteful room. About 35-40 sqm. Nice... More

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Mike_Vroom, General Manager at Queen Victoria Hotel, responded to this review

Good day PUO, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your recent stay with us. I am glad to read that your enjoyed your stay with us and were able to enjoy all that the Queen Victoria Hotel has to offer. Thank you for advising us on the "little bugs" we certainly will look into these... More

Fareham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for three nights during July 2014 at the end of our South African experience. We found the location excellent, within easy walking distance of the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront (lots of shops, hotels, museums and restaurants). Our luxuriously spacious, first floor room did not really have a view although it was facing the waterfront, we may have... More

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Mike_Vroom, General Manager at Queen Victoria Hotel, responded to this review

Good day AnnetteW W, Thank you for your complimentary feedback on your recent stay at the Queen Victoria Hotel. I am glad that you enjoyed your time with us. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon to spend some more time with us, so on your next visit please do let reservations@newmarkhotels.com know as we would love to... More

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Address: Portswood Close, Portswood Ridge | V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Queen Victoria Hotel 5*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style
#6 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central #6 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central #17 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central #19 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central #24 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
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The Queen Victoria Hotel is the newest addition to Newmark Hotel’s portfolio, which offers a myriad of ideally located upmarket hotels, other accommodation options and restaurants. What sets this unique five-star boutique hotel apart is the attention to detail given by the creative team responsible for its development, who achieved this through their unwavering passion for awe-inspiring design.From the creative brief of ‘where classic elegance meets contemporary design’, every effort has been made to ensure that the 35-room Queen Victoria Hotel is a haven of calm, luxury and understated opulence amongst the hustle and bustle of Cape Town’s popular V&A Waterfront.The interiors create an ambience of peaceful elegance, through the use of greys and taupes, marble-clad walls, crystal chandeliers, white marble and wooden parquet flooring, not to mention the triple-volume foyer with its dramatic white spiral staircase, glass lift and crystal chandeliers. The signature shade of deep purple has been employed to add a touch of regal eccentricity as an ode to the historic figure after whom the hotel is named.From the food and beverage offering at the hotel’s restaurant and bar, Dash, to the interior aesthetic, the Queen Victoria Hotel embodies a sense of international flair fused with local flavour. The menu at Dash is structured around classic French cuisine, with all ingredients sourced locally and seasonally, while ninety per cent of the interior pieces were sourced from local design geniuses.With a management team and staff dedicated to making every guest feel like royalty, a stay at the Queen Victoria Hotel will certainly exceed your expectation of what five-star luxury should be like. ... more   less 
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