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Fountains Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1 St Georges Mall | cnr. Heerengracht & Hans Strydom, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Ranked #89 of 103 Hotels in Cape Town Central
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I stayed for 2 weeks at this hotel and I was completely happy with their service. Friendly staff and wonderful service! The food at the hotel is great and the fact that they give you free Wi-Fi is great! :)

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed over a night at Fountains Hotel with family. We loved the ease of accessibility of the hotel and its centrality to most attractions in cape town. Our room had a king bed and overlooked the fountains below and from the bed I had a nice view of the famed Devil's Peak and the "smoke" of cloud rolling over spectacularly.... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel looks good on the ground floor (reception and dinning area), unfortunately from the lifts up it is a let down. Everything needs a good lick of paint, the carpets need to be cleaned, lifts are dirty and all round terrible. It is looking more like a hostal than a hotel. The rooms are small, but beds comfortable with... More 

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a well located hotel near to Convention center good for business activities, V&A Waterfront and just on the long street (lower). A few minutes walk to all these places. Breakfast and food is good and free wifi. The downside remains the tiny double bed rooms and present on the busy roundabout that sometimes becomes noisy. A good place,... More 

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Johannesburg
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19 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

First time stay, but very unimpressed with the state of the hotel, because being hold does not have to be neglected. friendly staff, but very dirty, lack of attention to detail, including at the restaurant were the table was set for the next "client", but never cleaned of rests of food and milk marks from the cups etc. supervisors LOOKING,... More 

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Porto, Portugal
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30 hotel reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I stayed in this hotel a few years ago, and thought it was actually OK at that time. Decided to return to this hotel, and must say that the price was not bad. Anyway, this is what I would say about this place: POSITIVE POINTS: The lobby area and bar are actually the parts of the hotel that is reasonably... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We stayed at this hotel for 2 nights Great location Great staff and the best part is Queen - the head chef of the hotel is the first reason to stay at this hotel ! She is earn her name Queen ! If you need anything - just ask for her - she will do anything to please you and... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

This hotel ticks all the boxes for 4 star but is badly in need of a refurb! It's quite noisy, from inside and outside. Our room is rather 'tired' - furniture chipped and marked, toilet cracked, sliding door into bathroom doesn't work properly and shower door won't close! Hot water is never hot enough and the 'hot' tap must run... More 

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Stellenbosch, South Africa
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We stayed here for our anniversary, we had a nice room with a small balcony and a good view. The room felt perfectly equipped… it is in the middle of Cape Town so we just used it as a place to sleep… and breakfast was very good as well with a wide variety to choose from. We were welcomed with... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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28 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Very good location within Cape Town CBD close to the railway station and the main bus station at the Civic Center. There is work going on within the hotel at this time which can prove to be noisy during the day. Our initial room was very small and had no exterior view, to be avoided at all cost, but as... More 

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Address: 1 St Georges Mall | cnr. Heerengracht & Hans Strydom, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Fountains Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 156
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Also Known As:
Fountains Hotel Cape Town, South Africa
Fountains Cape Town
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#62 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central

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