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2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   The Fritz Hotel | 1 Faure Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa (City Bowl)
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Ranked #77 of 120 hotels in Cape Town Central
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Catherine P Dundee, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Dundee, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like a hotel with charming old-world character, you'll love this little place! High ceilings, wooden floors, elegant verandas, friendly staff and of course, comfort and cleanliness. Very centrally located and highly recommended!

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Toronto, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

We stayed our first night in Cape Town at this hotel. Its a very cozy hotel, the room was very small but its a great value for money (breakfast was good and included in the price). The hotel is centrally located. It is walking distance to the best dining options in Cape Town and only a couple mins walk to... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

We discovered this hotel through FNB's rewards program and used that, along with TripAdvisor, as our proxy for judging the quality. This hotel just didnt live up to expectation. We could not sleep because of the noisy wooden flooring and the constant movement of guests. Bring ear plugs if you want to stay at this hotel.

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Beijing
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

If you like a small, personally run hotel in a charming old Victorian building, and at a very reasonable price, I think you'll love Fritz Hotel. The location just off Kloof St. is great. It's close to several restaurants and shops, and you can even walk into the city centre, yet it's quiet, apparently safe, and has great views. If... More

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Paarl, South Africa
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71 reviews 71 reviews
10 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

Second time to stay here; our preferred spot when in the city. Plus points: - Central, but quiet location; walk to Kloof str, Long str, The Labia movie theatre, the Mt Nelson, The Wellness Centre, Company Gardens, various museums etc. - Fully stocked fridge, fan, hairdryer in room. - Crisp, clean good quality bedlinen. - Clean towels. - Excellent quality... More

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Cape Town
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106 reviews 106 reviews
14 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

Fritz is our preferred hotel in the Kloof street area and wonderfully central. However, the signs are all around that it needs some maintenance and TLC. Broken window latch and curtain rails in our room. Great breakfast served as late as you like.

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Moore, Oklahoma
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62 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

I booked this hotel expecting the worse, however, I was quite surprise in the most positive way. They were over booked my room when I arrived, therefore they gave me an upgraded room. This room had it's own courtyard and extras within the room. The hotel was close to many local restaurants and tourist attractions. The hotel was quite and... More

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Quebec, Quebec, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Good service the employee are really helpful The breakfast is really good (fruit salad, croissant, etc) Near good restaurant and not to far from everything. Its in a safe aera. The price is also good. In short I recommande this hotel.

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Missouri
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

This Hotel was selected for me by a group that I was professionally linked to. I was to stay 3 nights. It was located within walking distance of many venues in the city. The first night, I awoke with bug bites. When asked if the remaining nights could be refunded, the owner requested he see visible bug bites before refunding... More

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TheFritzHotel, Owner at Fritz Hotel, responded to this review

I think we all agree that the worst thing that can happen to a hotel guest is to be bitten by bugs when sleeping! The accusation of this guest that she was bitten by a bug at night was therefore taken extremely serious by everybody at The Fritz Hotel. We checked the bed and linen carefully, but could not find... More

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

We had a lovely stay at the Fritz Hotel. The rooms are basic but well looked after and great value for money, perfect for a more budget conscious holiday. We had a great view of Table Mountain from our room. The staff were always friendly and willing to help. The location is perfect; a safe walking distance to Kloof and... More

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Also Known As:
Fritz Hotel Cape Town
Fritz Hotel Cape Town, South Africa
Address: The Fritz Hotel | 1 Faure Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central > City Bowl
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Free Parking
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Ranked #77 of 120 hotels in Cape Town Central
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Fritz Hotel 2*
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