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Parliament Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   9 Barrack Street | Cbd, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Genoa, Italy
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of hotels to choose from but this is conveniently situated, very well run and a great choice if you don't want a really expensive place to stay. We had a lovely, large room above reception (no noise or disruptions) and nothing was too much trouble for the friendly, efficient staff. The hotel is close to shops, district six museums,... More

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff at the Parliament Hotel were incredibly helpful. They always took the time to answer our questions and to tell us the best vibey places to be in Cape Town. The room was large and comfortable and the hotel was very centrally located. It felt very safe to walk around during the day. The breakfast was very good as... More

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Lagos State, Nigeria
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

my stay at the hotel was great, food was ok, but i did not get adequate supply of hot water in the bathroom during my stay. the staffs were great and accommodating But i had issues with my reservations because on your website or rather mail sent to me your terms and conditions were not fully stated, therefore i had... More

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Edmonton, Alberta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We had a wonderful stay at the Parliament Hotel! The hotel is located in what may look a little unsafe but I a sure you, it is very safe! The hotel Staff was outstanding with the wealth of information they provided for us. As well as they were willing to help us with any question or problem we had.

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Bloemfontein, South Africa
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Overall I really enjoyed my stay there. The staff is professional and friendly and assisted us in every way, the breakfast and Italian restaurant was fabulous - will definitely go back for another stay!

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We enjoyed our 3-night stay at the Parliament Hotel, and thought it was definitely a good value. Pros Very helpful and friendly staff (at reception & in breakfast area) Clean and comfortable, fairly quiet room w/ king bed Good array of breakfast choices: fruit, yogurt, cereal, eggs, & biscuits (cookies) Cons We had a rental car, and it was quite... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We had selected this place for a stay in 2013 and were so impressed that we took another couple with us in 2014. Centrally located, with friendly and caring staff - always with a smile, and good rooms with adequate facilities (including WiFi). Breakfast is excellent. The co-located but independent Italian restaurant is a treat and a hoot! We were... More

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We stayed here for 3 nights in February. I highly recommend this hotel. Very clean and comfortable, breakfast is delicious, you can't beat the price, and the staff is really friendly and helpful, from helping book cable way tickets to Table Mountain to finding tickets to Robbin Island to general advice on the area (like the jump on jump off... More

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Munich, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

The property is old, the wind is blowing through windows on high floors. Breakfast selection is also average. The only thing one might like is it's central location if you have a buiness in CT downtown.

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Antananarivo, Madagascar
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

The location is not the most pretty one: popular but safe. Service is good with committed people. Rooms are spacious & clean. Good equipments. Wifi is fine except interruption sometimes. Included breakfast is awesome. Real good value for money.

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Address: 9 Barrack Street | Cbd, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Parliament Hotel 3*
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The Parliament Hotel is exclusively located in the heart of Cape Town. The central location adjacent to the Company Gardens and the Slave Museum makes this city hotel the ideal starting point for business trips or holidays in Cape Town. The Hotel offers easy access to the best local attractions, Cape Town's International Airport and the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CCITC). Cape Town not only serves as an important business location, but it is also a magnet for history, art, culture and architecture. The Parliament Hotel offers a vibrant and friendly environment that provides both business and leisure travelers with the affordable hotel experience they desire. Nestled in the city center, this three stars hotel features 27 modern, spacious and en suite rooms with comfortable beds and all fitted with safety boxes, HD television sets, heat/air conditioning system & free WIFI. CANCELLATION POLICY:•Failure to confirm the reservation will result in the cancellation of the booking without notice 48 hours prior to arrival.•Guaranteed bookings must be cancelled 48 hours prior to arrival in order to avoid one full night charge. •In the event of premature departure the full extent of stay, as originally booked and confirmed will be charged. • For No Shows the full contract will be charged. •All bookings must be made in writing via email or via fax; as well any amendment to the booking must be notified in writing. •Please note that in the below periods of 2014 & early 2015 we require a full non refundable deposit for the entire length of the stay booked: * Christmas and New Year 2014/2015 from 15th December 2014 to the 06th January 2015 * Cape Argus Cycling Tour from the 07th March to 10th March, 2014 * Jazz Festival from the 27th to the 1st April 2014 * Two Oceans Marathon from the 17th April to 20th April, 2014 * World Travel Market from 24th April to 10th May, 2014 ... more   less 
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