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    Grand Daddy Hotel

    38 Long Street | Western Cape, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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    • Excellent48%
    • Very good35%
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    “trailer park” (42 reviews)
    “rooftop bar” (44 reviews)
    “long street” (86 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Rooftop Terrace
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed March 8, 2016

    For our anniversary, I booked my husband and I into one of the airstream trailers at the Grand Daddy hotel. We have an amazing time. Check in was an absolutely breeze and very quick. We were then taken up to the roof top to our...More

    Thank Adam N
    Response from Brenda_GrandDaddy, General Manager at Grand Daddy HotelResponded March 9, 2016

    Dear Adam N, Thank you for your super review, I'm so pleased everything went well with your anniversary celebration. May you have many, many more together. Regards, Brenda

    Reviewed March 4, 2016

    Grand Daddy was a little too gritty for our taste but if you like being right in the middle of the action in Cape Town Central on Long Street, with its bars and clubs, it may suit you better. Our guide warned us not to...More

    Thank MsSommelier
    Response from Brenda_GrandDaddy, General Manager at Grand Daddy HotelResponded March 6, 2016

    Dear MsSommelier, Thank you for your review, and for choosing the Grand Daddy Hotel for your stay in our beautiful city. I apologise about the noise you experienced, this was out of our control as it was coming from another building. We have had all...More

    Reviewed March 4, 2016 via mobile

    If you're looking to "camp out" in the centre of vibrant Long Street, Cape Town this is the place for you. Supremely comfortable trailer complete with sumptuous bedding. Warm-hearted, friendly staff with easy smiles make ever interaction a joy and the quality breakfast rounded out...More

    Thank Sean T
    Response from Brenda_GrandDaddy, General Manager at Grand Daddy HotelResponded March 6, 2016

    Dear Sean T, Thank you for your super review, we loved having you to stay in our beautiful hotel! Hopefully we will see you again soon. Regards, Brenda

    Reviewed February 26, 2016

    The Grand Daddy Hotel is a boutique hotel in a renovated building. That brings with it pluses and minuses. The hotel has a single elevator that can be slow. But it also has an intimacy lacking in larger hotels, a style that gives you a...More

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    Response from Brenda_GrandDaddy, General Manager at Grand Daddy HotelResponded February 28, 2016

    Dear Tom H, thank you for your review. Our beautiful building was built as a hotel in the late 1800's and we have the oldest working elevator in Cape Town (however, the mechanisms are new and get serviced regularly!). Thank you for your comment on...More

    Reviewed February 21, 2016 via mobile

    Amazing out of the ordinary place to stay in Cape Town. The service and facilities are great!! Nothing quite this unique in Cape Town. Definitely worth giving a try if you are the adventurous type. The rooms are very clean and comes with everything you...More

    Thank Tristan G
    Response from Brenda_GrandDaddy, General Manager at Grand Daddy HotelResponded February 23, 2016

    Thank you for your great review Tristan G! We agree that our hotel is unique and very special. Thank you for staying with us, and hopefully we will see you again soon. Regards, Brenda

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    • Top amenities
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Banquet Room
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • $153 - $308 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #25 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #48 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #56 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 33
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    • Cape Town Central >
    • City Bowl
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    • Grand Daddy Hotel Cape Town, South Africa
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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
    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
    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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