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Daddy Long Legs Boutique Hotel

3.0 of 5 Boutique Hotel   |   134 Long St, Cape Town Central 8010, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Istanbul, Turkey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

With two kids, 3 & 5 years old, our choice was almost perfect for us. I think most of the parents would complain about the laud music from downstairs bar, yet the kids were getting deadly tired during the day to hear it. :) And while they were sleeping, we set in our balcony as a couple, enjoying African vine... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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35 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited again - this time know what not to expect (as per my previous review). Going there with this in mind was a much better experience. We stayed in the emergency room which probably is one of the better options to stay in. Surrounded by mirrors and red walls; on the street. So you can opt to open the... More

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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

My partner and I stayed at the daddy long legs apartments for 4 day. The apartment is lovely, all it was advertised to be . . . Except that their website fails to mention the noise! The apartment is above bars (surrounded by bars is more accurate) and there is loud, loud music every day of the week- including Sunday!... More

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Frankfurt, Germany
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6 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We liked the common areas, they are cosy and u get free coffee. Unfortunately, our room was not that cosy. Value for money was ok, however quite expensive for backpackers. Daddy long legs is located centrally in long street, which makes it easy to visit locations by foot.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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39 reviews 39 reviews
9 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

The hotel is well restored and is funky. Super cool elevator. However the room we got had windows facing some weird tiny square shaft in the building, so all the noise from the rooftop bar that was hosting a party went straight down. Into our room. The food in the restaurant was just meh. The food generally even in the... More

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San Francisco, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

This is a very unique and interesting property...it is definitely a boutique art hotel. They are not going for modern..they are going for artsy... The rooms a large and can accommodate large groups of people...it has a kitchen with a large fridge to store food and beer. One thing to keep in mind is that it is located on Long... More

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Jason R, General Manager at Daddy Long Legs Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Greetings Thank you for sharing your stay. We are glad you enjoyed your time with us. I think however there seems to be a little bit of confusion between our properties as what you have described, is our Self Catering Apartments, which is very different to our Boutique/Art Hotel. The Self Catering apartments are indeed located further up towards the... More

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12 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

The design is great, local and modern, but maybe the rooms need some renovation. Good location, good price, easy to walk to the major spots in Cape Town. Staff was very kind. But the Wi-fi barely worked...

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Durban, South Africa
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Quite disappointed right from the reception as when you walk in, the staff are disinterested, place looks unclean and never once engaged to see how the stay was. The rooms are basic, bathrooms have loads of grout on the tiles and the bed linen and towels look almost yellow from usage and washing - not pleasant. The noise from Long... More

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Jason R, General Manager at Daddy Long Legs Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Aritho Thanks for sharing your stay with us, we rely on all the constructive criticism and guests personal experiences to better ourselves and our Hotel, to offer guests a better experience when staying with us. I do apologize however for what seems to have been an unsatisfactory stay you had with us and would love to offer you the... More

Onalaska, Wisconsin
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10 reviews 10 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

I stayed here for 3 nights in the "Emergency Room". I enjoyed the theme and it always put a smile on my face when I entered. As others have stated, the rooms are pretty bare, no fridge or tv, etc, but I found my room to be comfortable enough for the price paid (although I did book during a promotion... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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105 reviews 105 reviews
18 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

what a dissapointment, the reception was cold and unwelcoming, the rooms were unexpectedly small and did not feel very clean. this is a boutique hotel that is past its prime and in desperate need of a revamp. i would not recommend it.

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Address: 134 Long St, Cape Town Central 8010, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
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Hotel Class:3 star — Daddy Long Legs Boutique Hotel 3*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Airport Transportation
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Staying in the Daddy Long Legs Independent Travellers Hotel is like being part of an interactive art exhibition. Each room is uniquely decorated by an artist, poet, photographer, designer or musician, creating different themes! ... more   less 
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