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Southern Sun The Cullinan

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1 Cullinan Street | Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8004, South Africa
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Ranked #34 of 102 hotels in Cape Town Central
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 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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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Friendly, helpful, effecient staff. Rooms are well stocked, clean, comfortable and welcoming. Would recommend this highly. Lovely food of good standard. Great location. Accommodating staff with great facilities.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Money was being stolen from the hotel, even from the "SAFE" the hotel provided. I put the money in the safe, and the money disappeared. The staff is very conning, because they never steal all the money. They steal only, say, 30% of your money so that you may wonder if the money was missing at all. I counted the... More

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Berlin, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I was in the Southern Sun The Cullinan and nothing was annoying. That is a rare thing for a hotel. I travel a lot for business and always something is terrible in the hotels I stay (only 4 and 5 Star hotels for me). This one was a nice exception. Only one tiny annoying thing happened and that was that... More

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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was there for work (meeting at the nearby conference center) so the location was very good to me. Also, it is near the stops of the red line and the blue line of the Cityseeing buses, which is very convenient. The staff was friendly and very kind. The room was very nice. Breakfast was excellent, and also the couple... More

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I was fortunate to stay at the Cullinan for a week on business recently. The hotel is ideally located, close to the Waterfront and Convention Centre (a shuttle operates regularly to and from the Waterfront). Service was excellent and all staff were polite, friendly and attentive. The breakfast buffet is impressive but the evening buffet less so. Fitness facilities are... More

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Centurion, South Africa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel is very nice, with all facilities I needed. I had a spacious room and the service was good. But, I had a very noisy neighbor. This person opened and closed doors constantly until 1am. Room service delivered late to the room and woke me up with the knock on the door. Then I was woken at 2am by... More

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Truckee, California
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Not only was the hotel beautiful with columns, gorgeous drapes and a grand staircase, but the service was excellent. Each time we came back to the hotel, we were greeted by staff both outside the hotel as well as inside the lobby and an attendant to summon your elevator. We used the free shuttle, which took us back and forth... More

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Monaghan, Ireland
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This hotel is fantastic great location and great breakfast and service from a great team of staff. The rooms are a little dated however they are clean and functional. There is also an excellent shuttle service to the V&A waterfront. overall great stay and great staff.

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Upper Austria, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

... for a very enjoyable stay, great breakfast (we miss it ever since we left!) and also great service - your staff was the most friendly, helpful und funny staff during our trip through South Africa :) Our room was clean, food was delicious and the location is good to discover Cape Town :)

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel is a good one but comes second best to it's sister hotel the Southern Sun Waterfront which has a great location, views, modern clean rooms, friendly staff especially the barman Riaaz and his team who is entertaining.This hotel has a tiny gym, drinks are really expensive and the bar staff a little aloof. The staff very professional but in... More

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Address: 1 Cullinan Street | Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8004, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Southern Sun The Cullinan 4*
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Only The Cullinan Hotel offers views of all of the Mother City’s main attractions: Table Mountain, the harbour and ocean, the V&A Waterfront and the city skyline. Marble pillars and floors and lush furnishings, transport guests into a world of luxury complete with individualized four-star services. A pool and gym offer the perfect way to relax after a day of business meetings or sightseeing and the choice of bars and restaurants is sure to meet everyone’s tastes. ... more   less 
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