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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

It's my second trip to cape town and also the second time we stayed in the same Hotel. The comfort is that one can walk down till waterfront in just five min. secondly one gets a wonderful view of table mountain straight from your room . It's just that you need to mention it while booking , that you want...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The rooms are looking good after being recently refurbished, although the communal areas remain dated. The hotel is very central to the V&A Waterfront and the staff were very helpful. It was pretty crowded around the pool.

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Chorleywood, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Like most who stay we used it on a B&B basis and were out most days and evenings. I wasn't too sure what to expect as their website is very basic so here`s what it doesn't tell you....rock up in your hire car and they park it for you and bring it up to the front door whenever you want...

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Marlow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

An excellent hotel close to the Waterfront and just 5 minutes to sightseeing bus. Although the restaurant was quiet in the evenings the food was excellent and perfect after a day out visiting the sights.

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

The staff at the hotel are all lovely, very professional at all times and can't do enough for you. Each day our bed was freshly made and tea and coffee facilities topped up. Each evening a lovely maid knocked at our door and give us a complementary chocolate, as a sugar addict this made my day. The hotel is a...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel is well situated, very close to the V & A Water Front. The room was very comfortable. Initially we were not happy because the shower was not walk-in. Melissa at the reception was very helpful and moved us to another room to help us. The bathroom was still a bit small and the air-con unit was rather noisy,...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We've stayed in many hotels, and have been coming to this hotel every year for 8 years: we have nothing but praise for its continued high standards. The staff are friendly, efficient and helpful, especially those in the bar/courtyard. The location could hardly be bettered, just off the Waterfront. The breakfasts are excellent, and the lunch/dinner menu has good choice...

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The location of the hotel is great. Just by the Waterfront. The hotel seems old and worn. The room was very small and the beds not very good. The bathroom was renovated and very nice. The breakfast buffet was good. Choose this hotel if you want to be close to the Waterfront and if you need the room to have...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I and two adult children came for Christmas as we have family in Cape Town. We had chosen the Waterfront as there were lots of things to do. The position of the hotel is fabulous being only a 3 minute walk from the hotel. The outside of the hotel does not display the inside which is chic...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is brilliantly situated 2 minutes from the V&A so you are close to the dockside with its entertainment and many restaurants. If you are driving it is close to the major highway too. The rooms are large and well appointed, functional rather than extravagant. Our room 3041 was probably the cheapest of the rooms available. Some have small balconies....

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located at the Victoria & Alfred waterfront; panoramic views of Table Mountain & the Atlantic Ocean. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Commodore

Address: Portwood Rd | Portswood Square, V & A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: $160 - $332 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Commodore 4*
Number of rooms: 236
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Also Known As:
The Commodore Hotel Cape Town Central
Commodore Hotel Cape Town
Commodore Cape Town
The Commodore Cape Town, South Africa
Hotel Style:
#20 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
#37 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#38 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#39 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#49 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
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“Try for a room with a view out to sea!”
 of 5 bubbles Shawfamily5, 4 days ago | Read review
“be specific in your request. i.e asking for walk-in shower”
 of 5 bubbles ivor_freedman, 6 days ago | Read review
“Rooms 511 and 611 are nice corner suites with views of the waterfront and Table Mountain”
 of 5 bubbles W154YJdavide, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Dont ask for a nice room because you wont get it”
 of 5 bubbles Clint1318, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Top Floor for views”
 of 5 bubbles 118michaelc, 4 weeks ago | Read review
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