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Grand Daddy Hotel

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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“trailer park”(42 reviews)
“rooftop bar”(44 reviews)
“long street”(86 reviews)
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Rooftop Bar
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a cool hotel on long street. I decided to stay there to try out the airstream trailers on the roof which were really cool and much more comfortable and spacious than I thought. They have a big bad, wardrobe and bathroom. There is...More

Thank JonathanCC
Response from Brenda38CT, General Manager at Grand Daddy HotelResponded 2 days ago

Dear JonathanCC, Thank you for your super review, we hope to welcome you back to the Grand Daddy soon. Regards, Brenda.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Came across this place when searching for something unique to do in Cape Town. Decided to spend the $$ and book an "airstream penthouse" as they looked very cool on the internet. Arrival and check in was very easy and very welcoming with a smile,...More

Thank TravelAgentStacey
Response from Brenda38CT, General Manager at Grand Daddy HotelResponded 6 days ago

Dear TravelAgentStacey, That you for your review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay at our beautiful hotel, I will definitely address the comment about the breakfast pancakes and the décor. We have changed internet suppliers and Wifi is now available again on the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here between Christmas and left New Years Day. Cape Town is so busy in this period it’s not funny so be prepared. The hotel itself is very modern, with cool interior design, clean rooms, comfy beds, and good wifi. The hotel staff made...More

Thank Wafer25
Response from Brenda38CT, General Manager at Grand Daddy HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Wafer25, Thank you for your super review, we hope to welcome you back soon. Regards, Brenda.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rooftop bar with campers as rooms. Very original. Friendly service. Food and wine are food. Atmosphere unbelievable. We didn't stay in the hotel. We spoke other people who stay in the hotel and they were enthusiastic.

Thank Boudewijn M
Response from Brenda38CT, General Manager at Grand Daddy HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Boudewijn M, Thank you for your super review, we hope to welcome you back to the Grand Daddy! Regards, Brenda.

Reviewed November 17, 2017 via mobile

I stayed at this hotel on the recommendation of a friend and seeing the very positive reviews here. The hotel is central on busy Long Street but rooms are still very quiet. You can walk to quite a few touristy sites in the city centre...More

Thank ChrisL75
Response from Brenda38CT, General Manager at Grand Daddy HotelResponded November 19, 2017

Dear ChrisL75, Thank you for your super review, we hope to welcome you back again soon. Regards, Brenda.

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$152 - $311 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#25 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#48 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#56 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
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$152 - $311 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#25 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#48 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#56 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
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Deepak G
March 2, 2017|
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Response from Brenda38CT | Property representative |
Dear Deepak G, Thank you for your enquiry. The Grand Daddy Hotel was built in the late 1800's, and therefore does not have onsite parking. However, we have an affiliation with a parkade nearby, and the parking fee will be... More
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meghanpeters3
January 29, 2017|
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Response from CptChick1968 | Reviewed this property |
I think when they say Full they mean King, We stayed in one of the rooftop airstream trailers and it was definitely King, maybe email them directly just to be sure
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Lostinthrdesert
February 2, 2016|
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Response from patsy642015 | Reviewed this property |
Our room was great on the top floor (just under bar) and no noise issues - room was spacious but hotel was compact and maybe seen as a little child unfriendly (we only had one 2yr old boy travelling with our group and didn't... More
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"Airstream trailers are a novelty, fun & quirky but a little run down. Perhaps book a room and just go the..."
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"We did not stay in a room - but if we did we would have been in a rooftop caravan."
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"do not stay at the hotel"
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"Try the airstream trailers on the roof"
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