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Townhouse Hotel

60 Corporation Street, 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 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed in one of their larger rooms for almost a week - very good for the price. Staff were very helpful with my bike rental. Good restaurant and food in the lobby. Location downtown near Company Gardens is convenient.

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JacquiTownhouseHotel, General Manager at Townhouse Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comment – we are so happy to have hosted you, and glad to hear that our team was able to assist with your bike rental. We hope to be able to welcome you back to the hotel and restaurant soon. Many thanks. More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Trees Restaurant was such a pleasant surprise! Our waiter, Yanik, made the evening a memorable one and we will surely be back soon! Thank you Yanik! Good value for money (especially with the autumn menu) and a very pleasant atmosphere! Comfortable and quiet! Looking forward to our next visit!

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JacquiTownhouseHotel, General Manager at Townhouse Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words – and feedback on Yanik! We will definitely pass this on to him. As our menu specials change weekly, we look forward to welcoming you back again soon. More 

Bucharest, Romania
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98 reviews 98 reviews
34 hotel reviews
160 helpful votes 160 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

being well positioned has a great advantage. walking distance from downtown Cape town attractions. near police station, parliament etc very clean breakfast is normal but NO WARM dishes. if you want you have to pay. staff is ok but needs few adjustments. beware of their smallest rooms as they are TINY!!! 12sqm!!! only showers...no bath tub.... also quite cheap with... More 

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JacquiTownhouseHotel, General Manager at Townhouse Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr Popa, Thank you for your feedback and taking the time to let us know your thoughts on your stay, and in particular, your breakfast with us. We do apologise, as there seems to have been a misunderstanding regarding the warm breakfast dishes – we will speak to our breakfast staff about this, and ensure that they explain the... More 

Belfast, United Kingdom
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143 reviews 143 reviews
21 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well positioned hotel with rooms offering views of Table Mountain. Beautiful well equipped rooms. Stylish and contemporary. Didnt mind the glass walls in the bathroom. There was sufficient privacy. Lots to eat at the buffet breakfast. Ate in the restaurant on 2 evenings and although service was a little slow at times, the food nonetheless was very good. Short taxi... More 

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JacquiTownhouseHotel, General Manager at Townhouse Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely feedback. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your room and the views, as well as our breakfast. Thank you for pointing out that the service could do with improvement – we will address this with various teams. Thank you again. More 

Rome, Italy
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I always stay at the Townhouse in Cape Town for business due to it's great central location - Parliament Gardens are just around the corner - and nice rooms. The Tree Restaurant gets you off to a nice day when you have breakfast there. The breakfast selection is good and I love the large glass windows in front of the... More 

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JacquiTownhouseHotel, General Manager at Townhouse Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to comment. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, and that breakfast was a great start to your day, along with the views from Trees! We do have rooms of various sizes available, ranging from rooms designed for single business travel, through to luxurious junior suites. We do... More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Fantastic central venue for conferences and seminar. Sumptuous food at restaurant upstairs. The classic place to visit before or after Parliament or to wait for a meeting. Nice bar and lounge downstairs. Good links to taxi companies to visit Waterfront or sightseeing in Cpt. Dining area a bit cramped when full. Interesting kaleidoscopic urinals in mens loo upstairs in dining... More 

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JacquiTownhouseHotel, General Manager at Townhouse Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed a great conference with us, and that Trees Restaurant was a highlight. We look forward to seeing you again. More 

Gorey, Ireland
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184 reviews 184 reviews
42 hotel reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Our first hotel on our holiday. Tea/Coffee facilities available. Quite a nice hotel. Breakfast good and plentiful, tho' service a little slow. Drink reasonably priced, for a hotel. The only downfall was a glass door at the toilet - couldn't work out the reason. No privacy! Enjoy!

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JacquiTownhouseHotel, General Manager at Townhouse Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your comment and constructive feedback. While we are glad you enjoyed breakfast with us and the start to your holiday, we will make a note for our team that breakfast service needs to be improved. We will keep your input on the bathroom doors in mind when we next refurbish, Many thanks again. More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

we spent 4 nights in this quaint and lovely establishment. The staff were accommodating and kind. Breakfast was also fantastic! We had a room that has a view of Table Mountain and it was just gorgeous! Even though the wifi was not that satisfactory as it was slow, the hotel is located in a prominent area of the city therefore... More 

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JacquiTownhouseHotel, General Manager at Townhouse Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words- we are so glad that you chose to spend your time in Cape Town with us. We apologise for the wi-fi service you received – we discovered that two connectors were down, causing slower wi-fi. This was subsequently repaired and will be monitored – and you can be assured that this was... More 

Toronto
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

We loved this little Gem. We were out and about a lot but it is right downtown and has a great restaurant. People dining at the next table were staying at the Taj that has a cool bar but not much of a menu. The staff were very accommodating for us and our son. Great suite, very stylish.

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JacquiTownhouseHotel, General Manager at Townhouse Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. With a Michelin-trained chef in the kitchen, we love being able to offer diners a varied menu in-house. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us – we hope to welcome you to Cape Town again. More 

Surrey, Canada
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52 reviews 52 reviews
12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

My Wife and I had a deluxe Double room that offered a view of Table Mountain, the room was well appointed and the ensuite was very good. Our rate included breakfast which gave you a choice of an excellent buffet plus a broad choice of cooked items from the menu. The hotel also has an excellent restaurant which offers dinner... More 

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JacquiTownhouseHotel, General Manager at Townhouse Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ken, Thank you for your comment – we are happy to hear that the food at our restaurant was a highlight of your stay with us – with a Michelin-trained chef in the kitchen, it is something we are particularly excited about! We hope to welcome you back to Cape Town soon. More 

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