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The Alphen Boutique Hotel

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Alphen Drive, Constantia 7806, South Africa
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a real boutique hotel experience. The room was amongst the best I have seen, food excellent and staff extremely helpful. Even the snacks and drinks in the room are complimentary! Location for the whole tourist Cape Town experience is not the best, but otherwise magical

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed overnight as we had my birthday celebration to attend nearby. Raining on arrival and reception area a bit confusing to find. Rooms were good, although safe didnt work...had to hang around while maintenance came and repaired it, we were in a hurry to shower and go out. Breakfast was superb, great restaurant and service - I think this is... More 

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GMAlphen, General Manager at The Alphen Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay at the Alphen Boutique Hotel. We continuously strive to provide the very best in five star hospitality and it is through feedback from guests like yourself that we are able to do so. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards, Hannalie... More 

Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the moment of arrival ...during and departure was a simply delightful experience. The room is beautiful. Staff were amazing the food and ambiance was outstanding Thank You to all concerned we will defiantly be back:)

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GMAlphen, General Manager at The Alphen Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent stay at the Alphen Boutique Hotel. We are delighted to receive such positive feedback from you, and will certainly share this with our team. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards, Hannalie Wiese More 

Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay at The Alphen. The food was great, the staff were friendly and helpful and the rooms were comfortable and well-equipped. Cellphone signal is not great though (and the wifi is fairly slow), so factor that in to your plans. With that minor caveat though, I would highly recommend it.

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GMAlphen, General Manager at The Alphen Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay at the Alphen Boutique Hotel. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us, and appreciate your feedback. Kind regards, Hannalie Wiese More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Professional staff, excellent service and for me the most important aspect of this hotel is the cleanness, the rooms are spotless. Free wifi and ample working space in rooms makes it perfect for business, however, the room setting and decor is perfect for a romantic outing.

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GMAlphen, General Manager at The Alphen Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the Alphen Boutique Hotel. We are delighted to receive such positive feedback from you, and will certainly share this with our team. We appreciate your kind compliments, and look forward to welcoming you back in the not too distant future. Kind regards, Hannalie Wiese More 

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

A lovely boutique hotel with large, classic and clean rooms and wonderful staff members who go beyond and above duty to exceed guests expectations. Thank you for making our stay so memorable. Excellent amenities in room. King size bed with large television. Immaculately presented.

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GMAlphen, General Manager at The Alphen Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay at the Alphen Boutique Hotel. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. We appreciate your kind compliments and look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards, Hannalie Wiese More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Excellent hotel for the price. Rooms are very nice (though decor can be a little heavy at times, in slight contrast with old colonial feel of the building). Service is service and breakfast is fantastic. Been back twice and quality was consistent.

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GMAlphen, General Manager at The Alphen Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the Alphen Boutique Hotel. We are delighted to receive such positive feedback from you, and will certainly share this with our team. We appreciate your kind compliments, and look forward to welcoming you back to the Alphen Boutique Hotel in the not too distant future. Kind regards, Hannalie Wiese More 

South Africa
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

I recently stayed at The Alphen Hotel for the fourth time. As always, the service was superb, the food delicious and the décor as opulent as I had remembered, with a delightful modern touch. The beds are superbly comfortable and the cocktails are out of this world. In fact, the hotel was so delightful that I am booking in again... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Every time we visit my sister-in-law in Constantia we always stay at the Alphen. It has changed over the years and has been refurbished into a much hipper rendition of its former self. But the colonial atmosphere and Cape Dutch atmosphere still remain. The rooms are amazing and huge, with his and her bathrooms, marble floors, plenty of towels, and... More 

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GMAlphen, General Manager at The Alphen Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay at the Alphen Boutique Hotel. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. We appreciate your kind compliments regarding our rooms and look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards, Hannalie Wiese More 

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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

booked an Amazing suite at the Alphen from 22 march 2015 for a week and was treated to a memorable stay . The standard of accomodation was superb with all the touches of luxury, 2 separate toilets a great size bath and wonderful ambiance in the huge bedroom . The breakfast served in the La belle restaurant and included in... More 

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GMAlphen, General Manager at The Alphen Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing the Alphen Boutique Hotel. It is great to receive such positive feedback from you. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed making use of our in-house restaurants, and hope that you will be spending many more birthdays with us. We look forward to welcoming you back in the not too distant future. Kind regards, Hannalie... More 

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