We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

President Hotel

1,195 reviews
Save
Traveler (303)
Room & Suite (209)
Dining (64)
Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“cape town”(200 reviews)
“buffet breakfast”(16 reviews)
“restaurant staff”(14 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
4.0 Star Hotel
All hotel details
Offers from President Hotel
Special Offer: BOOK DIRECT FOR BEST DEAL
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
Feb 5Feb 6
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 8 partner sites to see rooms from $145.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Bantry Bay hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_IRG_RATE_VERIFICATION","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN_US","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","MOB_BOOKING_EMAIL_AGREE_HIDE","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_EXPRESS_BOOK","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_REVIEW_BOOKING_BUTTON","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_KIPLINGER_AWARD","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "5152d1bcc4c345e2ab969c16e08bd188", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":586630,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[79425852],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":5,"month":2,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":6,"month":2,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":145,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"5152d1bcc4c345e2ab969c16e08bd188","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":180,"lowestMetaPrice":145,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":180,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":180,"lowestMetaPrice":145,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":180,"hotelName":"President Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjUxNTJkMWJjYzRjMzQ1ZTJhYjk2OWMxNmUwOGJkMTg4IiwiQUlLIjoiNWUxMWQyN2NjYTIyNDQzN2JhYjAxZGE1MGQ4MTAwODcifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "02/05/2018", "checkOut": "02/06/2018", "lowestPrice": "$145", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"79425852":"CheapTicketsEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (1,195)Write a Review
Filter reviews
1,120 results
Traveler rating
474
405
153
46
42
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
474
405
153
46
42
Show reviews that mention
All reviewscape townbuffet breakfastrestaurant staffpool areasea facinglarge hotelenjoyed my staybeautiful hotelrooms are spaciousexcellent staycamps baytable mountainsea pointnadiawaterfrontproteaseagulls
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 1,120 reviews
Reviewed yesterday

We stayed here as our final hotel on an escorted tour of South Africa, it was probably the worst hotel. The hotel website makes a big thing of rooms either having sea or table mountain views, this was not the case for us. We were...More

Thank jrpc35
Hotel's Favorite
Reviewed May 9, 2017

My wife & I spent 3 days on our trip this time, and we found that the hotel services, room, cleanliness food and staff had improved dramatically from when we stayed there 2 years ago, The breakfasts are amazing, as were the dinners. We will...More

4  Thank LARRY I
Response from President_HotelCT, Guest Relations Manager at President HotelResponded May 12, 2017

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your review regarding your recent stay with us. I'm delighted to know you had a great stay with us, and that you enjoyed the breakfast and Dinner at the hotel. I hope to see you back again soon! Kind...More

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We spent this past weekend in the president. Our room wasnt ready at check-in time, was not very clean and the toilet didn't flush. We didn't have a proper sea view for which we paid!! One of the hotels own brand s sparkling water exploded...More

Thank camdenresident
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stayed in a 2 bed, 2 bathroom Suite which overlooked the sea and pool. One of the very few rooms with a balcony. The room was extremely spacious and modern. The room was equipped with a mobile phone that was free to use during...More

Thank Benjamin L
Response from President_HotelCT, Guest Relations Manager at President HotelResponded yesterday

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay with us. I'm delighted to know that you had a good stay with us and that you found the staff to deliver great service and that you enjoyed your room and view aswell...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Excellent hotel, first class staff at reception, resturant, pool side. Very friendly and helpful. The availability of the 'buddy Phone' was excellent. Will always go back when in SA. Booking on booking.com has always given good price & room allocation.More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Thank TRAVELBUGGalashiels
Response from President_HotelCT, Guest Relations Manager at President HotelResponded yesterday

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay with us. I'm delighted to know that you had a good stay with us and that you found the staff to deliver great service and that you enjoyed the restaurant, pool side and...More

View more reviews
PreviousNext
123456224
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Center with Internet Access
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
$128 - $272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Bantry Bay
#3 Spa Hotel in Bantry Bay
#4 Luxury Hotel in Bantry Bay
#4 Romantic Hotel in Bantry Bay
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$128 - $272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Bantry Bay
#3 Spa Hotel in Bantry Bay
#4 Luxury Hotel in Bantry Bay
#4 Romantic Hotel in Bantry Bay
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveler (303)
Room & Suite (209)
Dining (64)
Pool & Beach (43)
Hotel & Grounds (260)
Business Center & Event Rooms (22)
Bathroom (7)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
fredbanana
January 3, 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from President_HotelCT | Property representative |
Hi Fred, yes we do offer a complimentary shuttle to the waterfront that runs on a time table during the day. We are looking forward to welcoming you to the hotel.
0
Votes
Ryan F
September 29, 2017|
Answer
Response from President_HotelCT | Property representative |
Our hotel shuttle will transfer guests to the V&A and the nearest beach. This is a complimentary shuttle and runs on set times. Notes it has limited seats and is 1st come 1st serve.
0
Votes
Becky B
September 17, 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from President_HotelCT | Property representative |
We are offering Christmas Lunch buffer with live music and Santa will also be around for some family photos. We will also have a dinner buffet however no live entertainment.
0
Votes
Room Tips
"mountain view"
Read review
"Try the dinner menu at islands as it's excellent"
Read review
"Only hotel I know, where sea view is cheaper than mountain (Lion's Head) view! (-;"
Read review
"get a sea view if you can"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
Map
Satellite