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Cape Town Ritz Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Corner Main & Camberwell Roads | Sea Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Ranked #97 of 104 Hotels in Cape Town Central
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Cape Town, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed @ the Ritz for 1night ,when i orginally made the booking i asked to given a room on the 4th floor.When i arrived @ the hotel reception told me well they only have a room on the 12th floor.Which was not very impressive.When i arrived in the room,it was extremely cold & unpleasant.Called down to front desk & asked... More

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We were quiet excited when our travel agent said she had booked us into the Ritz. Our excitement soon turned to disappointment when we got to our room. Unfortunately, we had an end room, and it was very small and cramped. We even had to sit sideways on the toilet! The whole hotel, apart from the reception area looked like... More

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Cape Town, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Dear Pieter, What a different experience, please can you relay my appreciation to staff for a superb experience this weekend? And thank you Pieter for inviting myself and my family back. 1. Super Friendly staff 2. Wonderful room (treats not expected but appreciated) 3. The room smelled clean and it really made you feel like you wanted to spend time... More

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Malvern Wells, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

The staff were all very helpful & pleasant,the views from our window were superb,mountain, sea town, & pool.. There was plenty of choice for breakfast omelettes made to order,only thing missing was the cream cheese!!!The bedroom looked like it recently had a fresh coat of paint ( mushroom & magnolia ) but sadly the bathroom was sadly lacking,it looked like... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Nice location with great sea-side view. At 4 Kms walking distance from Victoria wharf which is a great hang out place. Decent restaurant options close by if you wish to explore outside. Hop-on-hop-off bus stop is just 200 meters away. Breakfast spread was average. Hotel travel desk was not very reliable. Try and book for sight-seeing in advance.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We told our taxi cab driver that we wanted a decent hotel with fair pricing. He said the Ritz and I was a little worried about the pricing, but I should have been more worried about the basic services of the hotel. It was June 2013 and cold and rainy. They failed to turn on the heat and we were... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We had a very interesting experience at this hotel. We come in and the entire lobby is reeking of smoke. We had told the travel agent that both my mom and I have wheezing due to second hand smoke. The hotel claimed that that they have non-smooking policy but it looked like it was not enforced. The rooms were in... More

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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13 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Well, it´s an average hotel, regarding the 3*, but I was expecting more from a Ritz... Rooms are not very well cleaned and the linen needs improvement. Breakfast was ok, restaurant in the rooftop with excellent views and good food. The bar have a very welcoming barman, a portuguese, that treats the clients very well. Reception with welcoming staff, but... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Before I start I am going to let you all know that the biggest disappointment of all of this comes from extreme false Web advertisement that I was intrigued. Firstly let me start off with all the dangerous HAZARDS on arrival, in the parking bay, the sprinkler system (for those of you that doesnt know its the prevention of a... More

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Sumare, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

I spent six days in Ritz last week and it was a very pleasant stay. The staff is very kind and very attentive. During all my stay the Manager Peter van Eck himself helped me whenever I needed any assistance. The dining experience at the revolving rooftop restaurant is amazing and it's really interesting. I strongly recommend you to stay... More

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Address: Corner Main & Camberwell Roads | Sea Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Cape Town Ritz Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 222
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Also Known As:
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