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5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   West Quay Road | Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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35 reviews 35 reviews
33 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We found this hotel to be fine with attentive and friendly staff. It has a very good location on the water and we felt it was a safe area to walk around. Meal and bar service were slow and the food was just average.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Without a doubt "a must do" , experience. From the moment of being picked up from the airport by the Cape Grace courtesy car, to arriving being greeted with the old world charm yet familiarity of "coming home". Although not modern, the amenities are fabulous and whilst being given "the tour" , delighted in all the various quirks and nooks... More

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London, United Kingdom
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We really enjoyed this hotel. It's in a perfect location to base yourself to see all of the sights. The hotel is situated right on the V&A Waterfront, so plenty to do within walking distance, with amazing selection of restaurants and stores. We stayed in adjoining suites and the rooms were beautifully appointed. Very clean and modern hotel with excellent... More

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38 reviews 38 reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel is wonderful- all services related to this stay. The continental breakfast is excellent. The location next to the wharf is great with views of the marina and Table Mountain. The extras include cars to get you to restaurants and other sites to see. The concierge service is well-versed in all of the attractions, restaurants, etc. The rooms are... More

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Lancashire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had 3 nights here. The Hotel was out of this world! We stayed in a premier room with a view of table mountain and the kids 18,13 and 10 stayed directly opposite in their own room. They loved it. The staff were faultless. Anything you needed they sorted it out for you. The hotel has a certain air about... More

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We looked at a number of hotels before deciding on Cape Grace and were so pleased with our choice. Firstly, the location is brilliant. We had a fantastic view of the Marina with the amazing backdrop of Table Mountain. It was great to be able to walk to the V&A Waterfront both during the day and for its great choice... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

What sets this wonderful hotel apart -aside from the unbeatable location on the Cape Town Waterfront - are the amazing staff: from top management to the doormen and cleaning staff - this hotel just oozes class. Dining is an absolute treat, each restaurant superb. The Grace is understated elegance-highly recommended

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a short three night stay in Cape Town,during our South African tour and,despite the winter weather,we hope to return but for longer,next time. We were well located for the V&A activities,shops,bars ,restaurants,and tourism opportunities. The hotel is sizeable yet holds the ambiance of a small boutique hotel. The friendliness and attention to detail of our needs from all... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Cape Grace is a world class hotel. The room we had was spacious with a balcony overlooking the harbor. It had all the amenities one would expect of a luxury hotel. Welcoming staff was warm and friendly. The concierge was helpful setting up dinning reservations and chauffeur support to and from the dining venues. The restaurant, Signal, offered exceptional food... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely hotel with great service! The breakfast (included with our stay) was awesome -fresh, lots of variety and delicious! Great on-site food and beverage outlets, but also a short walk to local restaurants, shopping, attractions. The hotel was doing some pool renovations, and compensated us for the inconvenience with a free dinner (unexpected, but appreciated); the meal... More

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Address: West Quay Road | Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Cape Grace 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 ) Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#1 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central #2 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central #3 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central #5 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central #7 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
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Nestled on a private quay between the working harbour of Cape Town’s bustling Victoria & Alfred Waterfront and the serenity of an international yacht marina, Cape Grace is a welcoming and gracious sanctuary of tradition, sophistication and contemporary comfort. ... more   less 
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