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Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town

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Burnie, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Magnificient place to stay, service from all of the staff 11/10 , nothing was a trouble no matter how trivial. Staff so friendly and a pleasure to have met in a friendly stay.Would recommend this hotel highly for service and position, close to the wharf area and shopping for the ladies. If you stay a must is a trip to... More 

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Halifax, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 209 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Despite its name the hotel is not on the waterfront, but operates a free shuttle to the V&A Waterfront. It was probably only 10 minutes' walk, but personal security was a bit of a concern and shuttle use is recommended. The hotel has very large and pleasant public areas and my room was a good size (two small double beds).... More 

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Jeff R, General Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Dear Miss Dixon, Thank you your feedback We appreciate the time you took to advise us of your experience at our hotel - as it is only through constructive feedback that we are able to maintain the high standards that we set for ourselves Warm regards JEFF ROSENBERG GENERAL MANAGER More 

Johannesburg
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you like a spacious, well appointed room, with tea, coffee making facilities, a great bathroom with a power shower and hot water - all the time! This is the place. I had a wonderful stay, complimentary parking, just great comfortable room, good to work in as well!

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Jeff R, General Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Dear Johanita 1969 Thank you for your feedback We are pleased that all of our facilities and services met your needs and that happy with your recent stay with us Warm regards JEFF ROSENBERG GENERAL MANAGER More 

Izmir, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

our stay in Sıuthern Sun was excellent rooms was clean,breakfast was nice and lot of option you have to eat and they make you omlette with your choosing,waiters around if you need something all of them helpfull.The only misfortune we had when we staying it was Karate Championships player was staying there(lot of kids) and it was little loud in... More 

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Jeff R, General Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Dear CagdasAldemir, Thanks for your detailed feedback following your recent stay with us It is extremely helpful to receive comments such as yours as this assists us in constantly monitoring and improving on our service delivery Please accept our apologies for the noise from the kids attending the Karate Championships - we sincerely trust that this did not disturb you... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotel is situated in a nice area. Hotel rooms are clean, the staff was very friendly and attended to my needs efficiently. the food was also well prepared. I would recommend this hotel to my friends and family

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Jeff R, General Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Dear sthembisom325, Thank you for your kind comments regarding our service and team In addition we are grateful for you recommending our hotel to your friends and family - greatly appreciated Warm regards JEFF ROSENBERG GENERAL MANAGER More 

Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was my first visit to Cape Town and it incidentally happened on my partners birthday. I asked the hotel to organise a birthday surprise for her. The bottle of wine will be kept untouched for some time just for the reminder. Thumbs up to the team.

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Jeff R, General Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Dear siphoz2016, We appreciate you taking time to advise us of your experiences during your recent stay with us It was a pleasure assisting you in celebrating your partners birthday, as our team really enjoys creating memorable and manic moments for our guests Warm regards JEFF ROSENBERG GENERAL MANAGER More 

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10 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Phenomenal service, great hotel & walking distance to V&A waterfront. This was my 6th visit and once again I'm impressed... Compared to other hotels in the area rates are really a bargain! R1,850.00 per room. Breakfast is great and caters a wide selection!

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Jeff R, General Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Dear SVR 1980, Thank you for your positive feedback We truly appreciate your comments and will ensure that they are passed on you all of our team members Warm regards JEFF ROSENBERG GENERAL MANAGER More 

Sao Paulo, SP
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Hotel staff especially kind and collaborative. Excellent breakfast. Good location, near the waterfront. Very convenient transfer service each half hour. Soundproofing of the rooms could be better but this problem would not prevent me from staying there again.

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Jeff R, General Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Dear 23zuleicav, We truly appreciate your kind comments following your recent stay with us It is only through feedback , such as yours , that we are able to maintain the high standards that we set for ourselves Warm regards JEFF ROSENBERG GENERAL MANAGER More 

Cincinnati, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Wish I could have stayed longer to enjoy all the amenities this hotel has to offer! Great location and amazing staff! Clean room, great meals and wifi, easy check in and out. Highly recommend! I plan to stay with them again!

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Jeff R, General Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Dear lindac0587LC Thank you so much for highly recommending our hotel and services We are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back soon Warm regards JEFF ROSENBERG GENERAL MANAGER More 

Gateshead
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for 4 nights and it was just what we wanted as a base for visiting Cape Town. The rooms were very well equipped and comfortable and the breakfast exceptional. We also had one evening meal which was a varied and original buffet. The staff were all friendly and helpful especially the concierge. The shuttle bus to the V... More 

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Jeff R, General Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Dear djne 11026, Thank you for taking the time and trouble to advise us of your experience during your recent stay with us We are really pleased that you managed to also join us for dinner as well as enjoying your breakfast each morning It wa SA pleasure being of service to you and we look forward to welcoming you... More 

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Wonderful sunsets over the Atlantic Ocean assist in making the Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town a preferred business and holiday destination. A mere 15 minutes' drive from Cape Town International Airport, a 5 minute walk from the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) and within walking distance to the V&A Waterfront, this hotel is superbly located to offer every guest easy access to the sights and sounds of Cape Town. Breathtaking views of Table Mountain can be enjoyed from rooms that offer all the quality and comfort you would expect from a full service hotel. Offering guests a fitness centre, a pool and convenient meeting rooms and a business centre, the Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town caters for all possible business or leisure traveller needs.Modern, chic and spaciously comfortable, these Waterfront hotel rooms offer guests a rejuvenating, fully serviced escape from the bustling energy of Cape Town. The decor is tasteful and classy with an edge. Amenities cater for all possible requirements and include 24 hour in room dining and a host of channels available on satellite. Business travellers can make use of the in room wireless internet access and the workstation with work lamp. Smoking and wheelchair accessible rooms are available on request.Unique cuisine and relaxed dining are just two of the many aspects that make this a simply superb dining experience to all restaurant guests. The Yizani Restaurant is inspired by everything local and isauthentically South African. Yizani translates as "Come in...Welcome" in Xhosa, and is perfectly appropriate in that this restaurant offers a world-class welcome that sets the scene for the experience to follow. Our Pool Bar offers daily cocktail happy hours - 2 for 1 specials from 17:00 to 19:00. Our Pool Bar is associated with official Brandy Urban Cocktail Route. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town

Address: 1 Lower Buitengracht Street | Private Bag X3, Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: $143 - $310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town 4*
Number of rooms: 537
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Also Known As:
Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town Hotel Cape Town Central
Cape Town Southern Sun Waterfront
Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town South Africa
Hotel Style:
#16 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
#25 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#29 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#32 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#32 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
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