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City Lodge Hotel Pinelands

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44 Raapenberg Road | at Mowbray Golf Park, Pinelands 7450, South Africa
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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40 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very nice home away from home with nice accommodation, good food, friendly staff and nice facilities. The rooms are spacious with aircon, WiFi, dstv and a very nice bathroom. Very nice breakfast buffet also available in the mornings. Hotel is also located very centrally.

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Thank F.G. K
Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Pinelands, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. We are so happy that you enjoyed the convenience of the hotel’s location as well as our breakfast offerings. We look forward to having you stay with us again. More 

Amersfoort, The Netherlands
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123 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The City Lodge chain is rather big in South Africa, and just on the other side of Table Mountain this City Lodge is located, great for business purposes. It looks like the hotel recently has been refurbished, modern rooms with all comfort necessary for a business hotel. If one is visiting Capetown for leisure I would suggest to go closer... More 

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Thank ThomasEMM
Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Pinelands, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for the positive review, Thomas. We are so glad that you enjoyed your overall stay with us and that everything met your needs and expectations. We look forward to having you stay with us again soon. More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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29 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

I was pleasantly surprised with this hotel. The rooms are the same quality as an InterContinental or Hilton. The room was spotlessly clean and well designed with a writing desk and a space to make coffee.The hotel soundproofing is good and I had a good night's rest. The only improvement I can suggest is more light at the mirror in... More 

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Thank IngeJHB
Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Pinelands, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us Inge and for the great review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your overall stay with us and that everything met your needs and expectations. We look forward to having you stay with us again soon. More 

Gauteng, South Africa
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27 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

Clean and functional hotel when on business in Cape Town. I have stayed here often in the last year and the hotel is close to commercial and industrial areas. Not close to city centre or attractions so not really for tourists, although golf course right next door. Staff friendliness outstanding and service interactions were always a pleasure. Rooms clean and... More 

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Thank Groenjean
Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Pinelands, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us Groenjean. We are so happy that you enjoyed your time with us as well as our breakfast offerings; and found our staff so helpful and friendly - key components that we pride ourselves in! We look forward to having you stay with us again. Thank you for your constructive feedback. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016 via mobile

The check in is fast and effective. Ample and secure parking available. The rooms are functional with adequate amenities. Pool on site and vending machines for after hour requirements. Coffee shop on site serve breakfast and light dinners. Food is good and adequate portions served. Staff are friendly and well trained.

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Pinelands, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. We are so happy that you enjoyed your time with us. We look forward to having you stay with us again More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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27 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

Good , clean hotel offering value for money. The hotel is not close to any attractions or any shopping/restaurants (walking distance) Ideal for business travel. Staff very helpful I found the Wi-Fi to be very slow.

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Thank Vermaak S
Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Pinelands, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us Vermaak and we are so glad that you had a great stay with us! We apologise for the slow speed of our Wi-Fi and will be working on improving this as soon as possible...We look forward to welcoming you back soon More 

London, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2016

This is a good, functional property offering all the basics and more with an outdoor swimming pool, small gym, and cafe/bar all day. Rooms are of good size and all is very clean. The wi-fi works very well. However, guests considering this property please note: the location is far away from attractions and there is nothing to see or buy... More 

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Thank esthero1
Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Pinelands, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and we are so glad that you had a great stay with us! We apologise for the inconvenience you had being woken up earlier for your taxi. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. More 

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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2016

The hotel was a bit isolated from major shopping malls but it offers value for money services to business travellers. The rooms are clean and hotel staff was good.Sadly we had to que up for breakfast.

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Thank peter m
Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Pinelands, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us Peter and we are so glad that you had a great stay with us! We apologise for the inconvenience of waiting for breakfast. Thank you for informing us so that we can improve on this area...We look forward to welcoming you back soon. More 

Accra, Ghana
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16 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016 via mobile

We loved this Hotel and the wonderful staff. From the general manager, everyone was so helpful and caring. Our room was nice and the bed was ok. The breakfast is buffet style and really good. Located very close to a golf court and 15 minutes by car from the Waterfront. Everything was really clean and perfect. Would love to go... More 

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Thank Carolina V
Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Pinelands, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for the great and wonderful review Caroline. We are so glad that you enjoyed your overall stay with us and that everything met your needs and expectations. We look forward to having you stay with us again soon. More 

Pretoria, South Africa
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34 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

Very friendly and helpful staff, excellent food, and generally good place for a business traveler. Not too expensive. Gym could be a little better, has only 2 bikes and 2 treadmills. Wi-fi reliable, and rooms spacious and comfortable.

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Thank kevinlK7638WG
Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Pinelands, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for the wonderful review Kevin. We are so glad that you enjoyed your overall stay with us and that everything met your needs and expectations. We look forward to having you stay with us again soon. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the old English-type suburb of Pinelands, with rooms overlooking the first green of Mowbray Golf Course. Close to most major attractions in the Cape Town area. The CBD and Rondebosch is only 8 minutes away, and Cape Town International Airport 10 minutes away ... more   less 

Additional Information about City Lodge Hotel Pinelands

Address: 44 Raapenberg Road | at Mowbray Golf Park, Pinelands 7450, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Pinelands
Price Range: $66 - $104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — City Lodge Hotel Pinelands 3*
Number of rooms: 133
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City Lodge Pinelands Hotel Cape Town Central
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