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The Commodore

Portwood Rd | Portswood Square, V & A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed here for 5 nights with a 3 year old. First of all, the staff was really friendly and provided excellent service. At check in they mentioned construction work on the top 3 floors. Very kind of them to mention but we hardly heard anything, so that was great! Breakfast was nice in a spacious area and again, very... More 

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Maputo, Mozambique
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Good breakfast, service, room service, and spar, good value for money, great location, 3 minutes walk to the waterfront. Good rooms, they also offer smoking rooms, great pool, average bar, a bit below the Da Vinci or Rafael which belong to the same hotel Chain

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Reisterstown, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Commodore location is exquisite. It is near the waterfront which is a short walking distance from the hotel. There is great shopping and many restaurants to choose from. It is also very convenient to the ferry that takes you to Robben Island. It is also near an aquarium. I felt very comfortable walking in the neighborhood. The hotel was... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great proximity to the Waterfront. Old elegant hotel with a convivial ambience representing typical Old Traditional Cape hospitality and cuisine . Rooms are comfortable and quiet. the staff were friendly and helpful and eager to meet your needs.

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Mauritius
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 7 nights at The Commodore. It was an excellent choice as the rooms are quite large and very comfortable. The service is very good. Above all it is like 2 mins walk from the V&A Waterfront. The staff was very kind and helpful at all times and food was delicious. Only thing is that they should renovate the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

You don't come here for style or glamour but if you want a hotel in a very good location at a fair price, which is clean and comfortable, then this hotel delivers. A soft refurbishment of the bedrooms is underway but from the designs on display, this won't change the bland nature of the rooms. But it's homely, there is... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in The Commodore from 5 to 8 August 2015. Having always admired the hotel when I walked past it on various previous holidays in Cape Town, I was lucky to find an excellent deal on hotels.com for my stay this time. As far as location is concerned this hotel could not be in a better location. The V... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From Porter parking to 5 Star service this Hotel really deserves its stars. The hotel is magnificent and if you get a room overlooking the Harbour at V&A it is a real treat. These rooms look across to Table Mountain and the views are to die for. Excellent service, comfortable beds and very clean. You can walk to the V&A... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Attended a business lunch at the Commodore, I was very impressed with the service and delicious array of food. The seafood was super fresh and there was a variety if you were a vegetarian or meat idea. Waiters were polite and helpful. I definitely recommend this place for working lunches.

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Brasschaat, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location, walking distance of the Waterfront, helpful guest relations to make your stay wonderful and enjoyable. Went to Winelands... a must do'em Fantastic buffet breakfast and lovely double espresso

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