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4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2a Milner Road | Tamboerskloof, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Ranked #65 of 103 Hotels in Cape Town Central
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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32 reviews 32 reviews
18 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Cape Milner Hotel is where you would want to base yourself for your Cape Town holiday. Situated as centrally as possible but in a quiet residential area, this hotel made up of various buildings of different vintages has everything integrated, including the architecture and gardens. Blending a Victorian house with more modern buildings all set in beautifully kept gardens,... More

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Sackville, New Brunswick
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I spent two nights here in early September, at the beginning and end of a tour. The staff were friendly and efficient on arrival, and this continued in the bar, restaurant etc. The breakfasts were excellent - a wide variety and very good quality. I had one evening meal which was also outstanding. I would have had another, but the... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Simply the best stay you can find in Cape Town itself, everything works from the staff to the free shuttle to restaurants. The rooms are luxurious and very well priced and the service from all the staff will make you come back for more. A special mention to the barmen they really understand customer service. Well done I'll be back... More

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MBCapeTown, General Manager at Cape Milner, responded to this review

Dear Bossfvz, On behalf of all of us at the Cape Milner Hotel I would like to thank you for your glowing review of our Hotel. We are all extremely pleased with the renovations that have recently been completed and your comments are an endorsement of the work and effort that has gone into the new look of our Hotel.... More

South Africa
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45 reviews 45 reviews
14 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The bad reviews on Tripadvisor are outdated as most refer to the hotel before the renovation. (Management ask Tripadvisor to review since you have undergone a major renovation & the old ones no longer apply.) I wanted to stay at this hotel because it recently underwent a renovation. They did a great job & the hotel is now modern but... More

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MBCapeTown, General Manager at Cape Milner, responded to this review

Dear Guest Sbus2014, I trust you had a comfortable journey home. We are all greatly humbled by your comments on our Hotel posted on Trip Advisor, we are extremely grateful for the positive feedback on your recent stay with us. You have gone to considerable detail in your comments which is much appreciated and accurately reflects the hotels aims and... More

Durban, South Africa
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My stay in the Cape Milner hotel for the weekend was excellent.Having just been beautifully renovated it provided excellent amenities and a luxurious room. The manager Jeremy Flowerday and his staff were friendly and enthusiastic to please. A delight.

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MBCapeTown, General Manager at Cape Milner, responded to this review

Dear Trisha 312595, On behalf of all of us at the Cape Milner Hotel I would like to thank you for your very favourable comments of our hotel. Our renovations recently completed at the hotel comprising of the bathrooms, the pool deck area and our new spectacular Glass Lounge have all contributed to an overall product that we are all... More

kshitiz
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

I found it as a decent property with decent Service but its not a 4* hotel at all Location is nice. Rooms are small but clean. if you are here for short stay it would not bother you .basically its a value for money place .

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MBCapeTown, General Manager at Cape Milner, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you for the comments posted on Trip Advisor relating to your stay with us a while back. I have sent you an email with a request for some additional information that would greatly assist me in being able to understand where you thought our grading was not worthy of a 4 star hotel. I am pleased to... More

Mississauga, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Great Hotel, amazing food, nice friendly staff, Large rooms. Restaurant on the roof is truly amazing, Pool is pretty decent. The only issue is the access from the road and the location being out of the way

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MBCapeTown, General Manager at Cape Milner, responded to this review

Dear Arif, Thank you very much for your positive endorsement on the Cape Milner Hotel. We were all very happy to read of your enjoyment with us as well as the many services and food being to your satisfaction. The staff at the hotel certainly appreciates your comments and a big thank you from them to you. Mention was made... More

South Africa
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Arrived on a Fri night very late - the night receptionist greeted friendly but was more interested in what was on TV than to book me in. Found the rooms a decent size, clean, fresh linen with all the amenities - bath and shower was separate! Exchanged my hotels.com rewards for a free night - all went smoothly but booked... More

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MBCapeTown, General Manager at Cape Milner, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Deale, Thank you for affording me the opportunity to discuss with you telephonically the latest posting on Trip Advisor. I was most encouraged by your positive feedback as well as the detail that you covered in our conversation; this allows me to address fully the issues that occurred. We do look forward to welcoming you back again later... More

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Incredible service from very friendly staff. A wide variety of dishes on their special discounted 3 course menu. The food was amazing. Venue is stunning. We had drinks at the bar before deciding to eat in the section just outside the main restaurant. ( where we could smoke!) One of the most enjoyable evenings I've had eating out this year.

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MBCapeTown, General Manager at Cape Milner, responded to this review

Dear Seapointer00, On behalf of the Culinary and Food and Beverage teams at the Cape Milner Hotel I would like to thank you for your positive review posted on Trip Advisor relating to your recent dinner experience. I would like to let you know that we are currently upgrading our Hotel as well as our Terrace Lounge and will re-open... More

Durban, South Africa
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

We spent two nights here recently and found the hotel very dissapointing. The room was not yet ready despite the fact that we arrived at 15h30. The hotel is very noisy and there were banging pipes all night. On our second day, no one came to service the room at all and we had to ask to have it cleaned,... More

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MBCapeTown, General Manager at Cape Milner, responded to this review

Dear Debra and Johannes, Thank you for posting your comments on trip advisor relating to your two night stay with us recently. I am of course very upset to note that you found the Hotel "disappointing" and I have already implemented some procedural changes to how we operate at certain critical moments in terms of guest experience for the future.... More

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Address: 2a Milner Road | Tamboerskloof, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Cape Milner 4*
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Cape Milner Hotel Cape Town Central
Cape Town Milner
Hotel Cape Town
Cape Milner Cape Town, South Africa

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