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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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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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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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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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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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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2016

me and my partner stayed here for a week in December 2015, the apartment was 2 bed room and spotlessly clean and very modern, with a full size kitchen with washing machine, dishwasher, oven ect. we had 2 en suites off the 2 bedrooms. we where ground floor so had a garden rather than a balcony, but our friends had... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2016 via mobile

We had a two bed apartment 302 on the top floor - gorgeous views over Camps Bay and a skylight that was handy working out whether we should go up Table Mountain or not! Rooms spacious and masses of storage. Two bathrooms plus a separate powder room. Good kitchen with separate laundry / butlers pantry. Staff were very helpful and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2016

If you want classy and comfortable self catering accommodation in the Cape Town area, the Crystal is an excellent choice. Great location, spacious and clean apartments with great views and secure car parking. The staff are helpful, friendly and efficient. This is our second stay here and hopefully we'll return. We love it!

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
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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 8040, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Camps Bay
Price Range: $106 - $219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Crystal 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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The Crystal Camps Bay, Cape Town, South Africa
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