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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic location. The room was very clean and spacious with a fantastic view. The staff were helpful. It was perfect. My only concern is that you can only find free wifi in the reception which sucks .. But overall i would highly recommend the place , it was one of the best places i've stayed at.

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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016

Excellent location all with sea view. About 10-15 mins from Cape Town. Modern in style with facilities to match. Great base to see sights of Cape Town and beyond. Clean and helpful reception staff. Wifi in reception area only which was the only disappointment.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

Overall this a quite upscale condominium , with self catering apartments. The view of Camps Bay is magnificent, and the location is very convenient for either traveling into the city or the waterfront, or for going south towards the cape. Also close to Table Mountain, or Signal hill. Maintenance of the apartment is good, and the overall feeling is of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Very modern and stylish. All the balcony's overlook Camps Bay unless you are in an apartment at the back which overlooks Table Mountain. Great infinity pool overlooking Camps Bay. It is set back from Camps Bay Beach where all the restaurants are up the hill so either a taxi down to the front or a 20 minute walk away. WIFI... More 

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Mumbai
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

We were looking for an aparment during a very busy weekend in Cape Town and were about to give up when we stumbled upon this properly. It was a little more expensive then we would have liked, but we really enjoyed our stay here. It is located about 5 minutes by car from the main Camps Bay beach. Would have... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

The apartment was spacious and well furnished. But the pillows were appaulling. One room didn't have coat hangers and we asked twice but they never came. The cleaner was supposed to do a thorough clean mid-week but did a lick. Security seemed weak. The entrance was vile - through an underground car park. Wouldn't want to go again because of... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

I was slightly nervous staying based on some of the reviews on here but we had no major issues and would recommend to other families who need more space than a hotel room provides. We stayed in room 202 which was very spacious and had beautiful views of the ocean. The apartment was completed to a very high standard but... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for one night in April. These apartments are very well equipped with everything you could possibly need. Only downside is there is no wifi (you have to pay) unless you go down to main reception in the underground car park. Very clean on arrival. All the rooms are ocean view and there is a lovely infinity pool onsite.... More 

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Felpham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016

Camps Bay is a must place to visit, smart, relaxed and great restaurants. The Crystal situated 15 minutes walk down to the beach and 5 minutes back in a cab, offers the ideal place to relax after a long flight from home and a great base from which to see Cape Town

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016

We booked the only three-bed apartment as we were travelling with our grown-up children. It is the second time we have booked here and this time round my review will not be as good as the first time. Paid-for WiFi is still not up to scratch. I cannot get my head around the fact that The Crystal seems to be... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Panoramic views of the Atlantic and spectacular sunsets are the order at The Crystal, architecturally stunning apartments in one of the world's premier scenic settings. With easy access in and out of Camps Bay, these luxurious, fully serviced apartments afford a choice of outstanding accommodation from modern studio and two-bedroom apartments through to captivating loft and three bedroom apartments, all well-appointed and designed for the ultimate in comfort and style. Two swimming pools on an expansive terrace provide refreshing dips and sun-soaked relaxation while contemplating the delights of splendid ocean views. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Crystal

Address: 35 Medburn Road, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Camps Bay
Price Range: $117 - $285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Crystal 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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