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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

This hotel is in a lovely location with beautiful views of the ocean and a backdrop of lions head with paragliding taking place around the mountain. It is relatively quiet and the rooms are clean. The staff are friendly and willimg to help with any questions you may have. Or even a tour booking. There is also a free shuttle...

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President_HotelCT, General Manager at President Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor regarding your recent stay with us. I'm delighted yo had a great stay with us and that you enjoyed the location of the hotel as well as the staff and meals. Your comment regarding the shower has been noted, Thank you. I hope to welcome you back again on your...

Orlando, Florida
Reviewed June 19, 2016

Centrally located, can walk to shops, restaurants and nice walkways along the bay. Hotel staff are very helpful, good reasonably priced restaurant, our free buffet breakfast were excellent. Free wifi also available.

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President_HotelCT, General Manager at President Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor regarding your recent stay with us. It's great to know you had a good stay with us and enjoyed the location aswell as the hotel and breakfast. I hope to welcome you back again soon!! Kind Regards Jeremy Clayton

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed June 19, 2016

Great hotel for location and helpfulness of staff! Upon arrival, we did ask for a room with a bathtub and were accommodated by the staff. The room had a view of the ocean, which was lovely as the waves were quite high and the ocean so beautiful to sit and watch. The breakfast was excellent with a couple of omelette...

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President_HotelCT, General Manager at President Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. I'm delighted to know you had a great stay with us and enjoyed the breath taking views of the ocean aswell as the scrumptious breakfast we offer. I hope to see you again soon for another relaxing stay. Kind Regards Jeremy Clayton

Thessaloniki, Greece
Reviewed June 18, 2016

Excellent service, very nice location, nice rooms, delicious breakfast! We had a wonderful holiday and the hotel staff was really helpful suggesting places to visit. The travel desk was really great- the staff helped us plan our day trips.

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President_HotelCT, General Manager at President Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your comments on TripAdvisor. I'm delighted to know you had a fantastic stay with us and that you loved the location of the Hotel aswell as the facilities. I hope to see you again soon!! Kind Regards Jeremy Clayton

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Nice hotel, but somehow I recall a few glitches in the room. It was a long trip. I think the rooms have been refurbished. But it is a large hotel in the middle of Cape Town and seems to offer many services with a nice and helpful staff. Very nice breakfast spread in the morning. Well located and right near...

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President_HotelCT, General Manager at President Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your review via TripAdvisor. It's great to know you had a good stay with us and that you enjoyed the location as well as the breakfast spread. Please if you do remember the glitches in the room, we would love to know as guests feedback gives us a chance to improve and work on...

Maseru, Lesotho
Reviewed June 17, 2016

The food was nice. The room was very clean. The receptionists were so welcoming. The room had everything we needed. It was my husband birthday and the staff helped celebrate it with style. The cake was great.

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President_HotelCT, General Manager at President Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your kind review on TripAdvisor. Firstly.... CONGRATULATIONS on your husbands Birthday!!!! I'm delighted we could make it a special birthday for him. It's great to know you loved the Hotel and the kind and helpful staff. I hope to welcome you back again soon!! Kind Regards Jeremy Clayton

Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed June 17, 2016

From the moment I checked in, I was treated well and the staff at reception did their best to provide an excellent service. The hotel is clean, the rooms are spacious and the location is good. I can recommend this hotel anyone.

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President_HotelCT, General Manager at President Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. It's great to know you had a good stay with us and that you loved the rooms and location. I hope to welcome you back again soon!! Kind Regards Jeremy Clayton

Grand Blanc, Michigan
Reviewed June 15, 2016

One may be able to find a more expensive hotel but you will not find one better. From the time we arrived until our return and departure the staff made sure our group was well taken care of and went out of their way to accommodate our odd departure times and tours. A special thank your to guest relations. What...

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President_HotelCT, General Manager at President Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your kind words on TripAdvisor. WOW, I'm delighted to know you had a fantastic first time in Cape Town and at the President Hotel. It's great to know our Guest Relations team were so good to you and that you really enjoyed the food at the Hotel. I hope to welcome you back again...

Rotherham, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 15, 2016

We visited president hotel in may for our honeymoon- friendly arrival with complimentary room upgrade. beautiful honeymoon turndown service in the room and great view! Everything was cleanly, food was fantastic and service exemplary. We would definatly visit again!

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President_HotelCT, General Manager at President Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your comments on TripAdvisor. Firstly CONGRATULATIONS on your Wedding!! I'm glad to know you had a great honeymoon and you enjoyed the hotel. I hope to see you again soon!!! Kind Regards Jeremy Clayton

Durban, South Africa
Reviewed June 15, 2016

I had a most comfortable sea facing room on the 6th floor , Shower was over the Bath , will request a room with walk in shower next time. Bowl of Fruit on arrival was a nice touch. Fridge , Tea and Coffee in the room

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Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. I'm delighted to hear you had a great stay with us, I look forward to welcoming you back on your next stay. Kind Regards Jeremy Clayton

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • 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
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled beneath Bantry Bay’s majestic Lion’s Head on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean, just a step away from the CBD is the most beautiful urban resort in Cape Town. The hotel’s 349 rooms combine contemporary sophistication and comfort with spaciousness. Our conference venues boast state-of-the-art infrastructure, our Wi-Fi offering is the fastest of any hotel in Southern Africa and we offer world-class guest services and luxury facilities (infinity pool, spa, gym, beauty salon, garden, terrace, restaurants, bars, children’s entertainment area). Experience fresh sea air, panoramic ocean views, superb cuisine, unsurpassed service and a friendly team waiting to welcome you. Live It. Love It. At the President. ... more   less 

Additional Information about President Hotel

Address: 4 Alexandra Avenue, Bantry Bay 8001, South Africa (Formerly Protea Hotel President)
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Bantry Bay
Price Range: $97 - $247 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — President Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 349
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Also Known As:
Protea Hotel Bantry Bay
Protea Hotel President
President Hotel Bantry Bay, Cape Town
Hotel Style:
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Bantry Bay
#4 Romantic Hotel in Bantry Bay
#4 Spa Hotel in Bantry Bay
#5 Luxury Hotel in Bantry Bay
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“Loved the sea facing room.”
ArleneLA, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Ask for a room on a high floor in the middle of the U shaped hotel.”
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“Central Location in Cape Town”
King_Size8888, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Pool view rooms are by far the nicest!”
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“Chose updated rooms”
Driankatz, Mar 16, 2017 | Read review
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