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Cape Town Hollow

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Nassington, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed in this hotel for four nights and found the room to be clean spacious and well appointed. Water tea and coffee were available and breakfast was varied and plentiful as well as great quality.The staff at the hotel are really friendly and helpful and I would definitely stay here again as I found it much nicer than large... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I stayed here for 2 weeks along with a group of 26 other people on a school trip. The staff was extremely accommodating epically the wait staff in the restaurant (the bacon was often prepared uncooked by American standards however after a few days they automatically cooked the meat "well" for us". The hotel also allowed my group to check... More 

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Clowne, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I wanted a safari After 24 hours of air travel and driving through the city we made it Bright modern airy rooms with very helpful staff Amazing food and wine and very low prices in the restaurant 16 degrees C today warming for us but cold for the locals Hotel is close to a park and museum... More 

1 Thank CatnAlan
Chicago, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

Nice location. Across the street from Company Gardens and a couple blocks from Long Street. Friendly staff. Free wifi. Cape Town is a great city to visit, and I recommend this hotel. Great place to stay.

Thank 842charlie
Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

Fabulous find stayed here for 3 nights , whilst sightseeing in Cape Town, beautiful clean , simply lovely staff, great breakfast and restaurant for evening meal. Would stay here again lovely room with great view of table mountain . Red bus tour bus stops outside hotel , great jumping on and off, close to Long Street.

1 Thank cubadolly
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94 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

Cape Town Hollow is a modern hotel with all the amenities you want in a hotel - good restaurant, bar, nice room, good shower, wifi, business center and a very friendly staff. They take good care of you and help with whatever you need. It is well-located for daytime, right across the street from the Company Gardens and a museum... More 

Thank Beetky
Reading, UK
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Great location, good sized rooms, amazing views, friendly staff. What more could you want?! The restaurant is great too. Rooms are clean and regularly serviced. A perfect base for your travels in Cape Town. It's close to so many attractions it is really convenient.

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Accra, Ghana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

This is a lovely hotel. The staff are very welcoming, friendly and helpful. The rooms are clean and pleasant and the front overlooks the Planetarium and Table Mountain. The menu is a bit limited if you stay fi=or several days but the food is excellent.

Thank Bud C
United Kingdom
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47 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

We were lucky it was a clear day where we were upgraded to the Table Mountain facing room. Clean rooms, air conditioned, hot showers, dstv available in the room. Lovey large beds. Breakfast was a buffet. The Hotel is opposite a lovely park and the Iziko Museum and Art Gallery. Its around a 15 min Taxi ride to the water... More 

South East Angland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for 7 nights with my sister while visiting my niece in Cape Town. The hotel is opposite the lovely Companies Gardens , the museum and planetarium and very near the art gallery. The room was a good size with a very comfy bed. Rooms cleaned in the morning and also tidied in the early evening which was... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The newly renovated Hotel offers stylish, serene accommodation with spectacular views over the Dutch East India Company Gardens, Table Mountain and Lion's Head. Enjoy relaxed dining at our on-site Restaurant, Eighty-Ate, with a street cafe flair. Relax next to the swimming pool or chat to loved ones via our internet in our informal lounge. The ideal position of Cape Town Hollow entices guests to explore a myriad of attractions in the city and surrounds - from the vibrant nightlife and trendy downtown restaurants and bars; to the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, the breathtaking Peninsula and legendary Cape winelands. Our accomplished in-house concierge is poised to assist with advice, directions and excursions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cape Town Hollow

Address: 88 Queen Victoria Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: $73 - $196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Cape Town Hollow 4*
Number of rooms: 56
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Also Known As:
Cape Town Hollow Hotel Cape Town Central
Hollow Hotel Cape Town
Cape Town Hollow South Africa
Hotel Style:
#39 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#53 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
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