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    Grand Daddy Hotel

    38 Long Street | Western Cape, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent47%
    • Very good34%
    • Average11%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible3%
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    “trailer park” (42 reviews)
    “rooftop bar” (39 reviews)
    “long street” (82 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Rooftop Bar
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed January 2, 2016

    Stayed for one night only in one of the trailers on the roof top....I really enjoyed the experience and despite the obvious limited space had a very good night sleep. The staff was friendly and attentive and the location, bang in the middle of lively...More

    Thank Willowbrook31
    Response from Nick P, General Manager at Grand Daddy HotelResponded January 14, 2016

    Dear Willowbrook31 I am so glad to hear you enjoyed your stay at the hotel. The trailers are something special. We redid them last year with new themes but all as destinations in South Africa. That's for the positive mention of the staff. We also...More

    Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

    Firstly the place was filthy, especially the roof terrace. I booked and paid for the large trailer 'suite' and was given a small airsteam, and was told there was nothing else available or anything that could be done about it. Then I went to try...More

    3  Thank Guy S
    Response from Nick P, General Manager at Grand Daddy HotelResponded January 14, 2016

    Dear Guy S I am sorry that you did not enjoy your stay in our Rooftop Trailers, however in your review you have omitted some of the details. When you arrived at the hotel you were under the impression you had booked a suite and...More

    Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

    Only stayed one night - 24th December,,, we had the Safari Trailer,,,, fabulously decorated together with internal and an external shower which is separated from the trailer but private all the same,,,, Staff were all fabulous,,,, excellent Mojito,,, Great location and CT now has security...More

    Thank Simlyhippychic
    Response from Nick P, General Manager at Grand Daddy HotelResponded December 31, 2015

    Dear Simlyhippychic I am so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. The rooftop is quite magical and a total unique experience when you wake up in an Airstream Trailer on a rooftop in the CBD. I do hope that you tried out our Outdoor...More

    Reviewed December 28, 2015

    This was our first hotel on our Western Cape holiday and the location would be hard to beat - you can easily walk to the city centre daytime sights from here, and it's very close to the main office of the sightseeing hop-on hop-off bus....More

    Thank JHUK2014
    Response from Nick P, General Manager at Grand Daddy HotelResponded December 29, 2015

    Dear JHUK2014 I a so glad you enjoyed your stay at the hotel. The Airstreams are quiet a site. We redid them last year with new themes and added wetrooms to them. It is quiet hard to beat the rooftop bar and being surrounded by...More

    Reviewed December 28, 2015

    A bunch of us booked the caravans on the Hotel’s rooftop for a “Trailer Trash” weekend. We even dressed and acted “trashy”...but be assured, there is nothing trashy about this venue. It’s all about stylish quirkiness with great service and good food. We loved every...More

    Thank Zelda B
    Response from Nick P, General Manager at Grand Daddy HotelResponded December 29, 2015

    Dear Zelda B Thank you for the great review. I am so glad to hear you enjoyed your stay in our Airstream Trailers. It is special coming out onto a rooftop in the CBD and being surrounded by the vintage airstream trailers. It almost feels...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Banquet Room
    • Babysitting
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • $84 - $251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #40 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #49 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #51 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
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    • Suites ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 33
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    • City Bowl
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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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    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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    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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    "Try the airstream trailers on the roof"
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    "King room, free parking, free breakfast."
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    "Best. Food in cape. Town"
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    "Try the caravan overnight with air con and a cocktail bar ensuite!"
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