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Cape Diamond Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   corner of Longmarket and Parliament Street | in the East City near Parliament, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Ranked #81 of 101 hotels in Cape Town Central
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014 via mobile

The location of the hotel is great - smack bang centre of town and right opposite an amazing eatery where you can get really good food for very affordable prices. Rooms are clean and a decent size - affordable and better than expected. The service was a bit odd though. The room was not ready at check in, even though... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Our travel agent agent booked this on our our behalf. It is in a good location but that is the best part. The reception staff were also very helpful and informative. The room was small and the end suite tiny. It could be described as adequate but not comfortable. The room needed a thorough clean though as under the bed... More

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Washington, United Kingdom
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86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Hotel has a good location in centre of town, easy to get to and near all attractions. Reception small with nice bar and restaurant area. Staff very friendly and helpful. Safe deposit in reception. Wifi free short time. Lift didn't work. Last day walked down 7 flights of stairs with cases. Room small but very clean with double bed with... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

I booked this hotel last minute, and was in town for a conference. I walked into the room only to find there was no shower! No shower, ho hair dryer, no bar fridge. I asked if there was another room with a shower and they showed me to the handicapped room in the basement! Why would you even have rooms... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

I'm just back from a 4 night stay in the Cape Diamond Hotel and would really recommend it. Initially we were looking to stay in a hostel but, because of the high season, there were few to choose from and Cape Diamond ended up being the cheapest option. We were hesitant to book (thinking that hotels are usually impersonal) however... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

expensive for what you get and not like the pictures i didn't get window with street view as they said, there were a building closing the view, no aircon, no fridge, no safe, but the bed is good the shower working good with hot water, staff are nice and helpful, breakfest not included and expensive and they charge you for... More

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Abeokuta, Nigeria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

I stayed in the Cape Diamond from 19th - 21st November 2013. The hotel has a neat and pleasant aura about it. The staff were friendly and willing to help anytime. Having gone back to my base, I have only fond memories of my stay at the Cape Diamond.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013 via mobile

I stayed at the Cape Diamond Hotel from21 no to 26th nov 2013. What a pleasant surprise. I found them age mention and staff very accommodating and willing to help any time for any reason, food and service was very good and always friendly. The hotel is well appointed and very clean, close to most of the places that must... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

We stayed here in November 2013 for 3 nights at the end of a lovely cruise. The staff were lovely and downstairs was small but attractive and the food was very nice. However, the bedroom was depressing and the bathroom (a wet room) was horrible with dark slate tiles on both floor (acceptable) and walls (surely not). It was like... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

I advised the hotel that I have had a total knee replacement and would need some assistance in the event that areas are accessible via stairs. Well, within a few hours of sending the note under special comments in my electronic booking I had an email and a telephone call from Sasha to enquire as to the extent of my... More

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Address: corner of Longmarket and Parliament Street | in the East City near Parliament, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Cape Diamond Hotel 3*
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Cape Town Diamond Hotel
Cape Diamond Hotel Cape Town, South Africa

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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Wheelchair access
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#8 Best Value Hotel in Cape Town Central
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