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The Westin Cape Town

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Lower Long Street | Convention Square, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa (Formerly Arabella Sheraton Grand Hotel)
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Ranked #33 of 103 Hotels in Cape Town Central
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Trondheim, Norway
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I was staying in The Westin Cape Town for one week during a conference in August 2014. The hotel is nicely located in walking distance to the Waterfront and the inner city. However, walking is not necessarily recommended, at least alone. The hotel offers therefore a free shuttle service to the Waterfront leaving every half an hour. In my opinion... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed at this hotel from 9-13 September. It is a lovely place to stay when in CT for business, check in was excellent very professional and attentive, smooth checkout as well. Breakfast is lovely, wide variety, service is ok, staff a bit cold but I suppose trying to maintain professional outlook. Dinner at hotel was a waste of time,... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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177 reviews 177 reviews
50 hotel reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Westin is very well located for business in Cape Town, within walking distance of the V&A (but don't walk there after dark, area is quite dangerous). The reception was average when I checked in, they upgraded me because of my SPG status. The rooms are nice, but nothing special. The printer in my room was out of ink. They... More

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Luanda, Angola
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18 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Spent six nights here during a business trip to Cape Town. The hotel was on the "company approved list", so M&S elf and my colleague who was travelling with me had a limited choice. On the whole, the hotel was good but definitely some areas to improve on. On arrival, I was checked in promptly and efficiently, although I wasn't... More

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85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel is located just over the Cape Town Convention Centre (there are direct access at the first and second floors), but it is well connected with the WaterFront (the Cape Town area for modern restaurants and hotels). The service is excelent, the breakfast impressive, the cleaning standards quite high, WiFi complementary and free and there is a small pool... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We recently spent four nights at The Westin Cape Town and were impressed with the accommodations, amenities and level of service we received at this hotel. We have stayed at many Westins around the world and this location ranks very high on the list of the best experiences. We had booked a deluxe king room and were upgraded to an... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We in december 2012 visited this hotel .Stayed here for 3 nights.The hotel was very nice.centrally located. Lobby is very nice .Staff is very courteous .It was a nice experience to stay here.All places are near by .moreover free shuttle service is available for water front

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Irvine, California
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my second time staying at the Westin in Cape Town. It was a short stay because I arrived in the evening and left early the next morning. This is a beautiful modern hotel with excellent amenities and very comfortable rooms, especially their "Heavenly Beds!" The staff was most hospitable and attentive. I did have time to enjoy the... More

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Nagoya, Japan
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5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

To walk into this hotel is like re-visiting the old apartheid era. I am Platinum 100+ with the SPG, and Gold for life. But my accent is not British, nor US... And therefore, here, I am nobody! For so many years of holding elite status with the SPG, I was never treated so brutally, so badly, so indifferently. And I... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Westin Capetown is a great place to stay. It is elegant and has a stunning view of the waterfront, and the city at large. The staff is very courteous and the service is excellent. For me,what set it apart was the house keeping visit in the evening- to draw your curtains, replenish water etc, switch on the heating tiles... More

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Address: Lower Long Street | Convention Square, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa (Formerly Arabella Sheraton Grand Hotel)
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Westin Cape Town 5*
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The Westin Cape Town Hotel Cape Town Central
Westin Cape Town
Cape Town Westin
The Westin Cape Town South Africa

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