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Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Good sized room and very clean. Free internet but very slow. Air conditioning worked . Basic bathroom amenities provided but no bathroom slippers. Pillows were very soft so we asked for a firmer pillow - we got another soft pillow. There is a free and efficient/ on time shuttle bus to and from the V & A Waterfront (shopping centre... More 

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4 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Excellent location with a shuttle to the Waterfront. Where all hop on off buses start, many other tours start too, good shopping options, and restaurants too nearby. The hotel itself offers very little choice in terms of food, but breakfast is good. All rooms for double occupancy only, no family rooms. We travelled with a teenaged daughter and difficult to... More 

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Cofimvaba, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Its more like you heaven though u here in eartn. Thd kind of hospitality was amazing and just go and feel the taste. Appearance and beautiness makes your forget about worries of your house. Spacious and witb good view. All you can do just find out visit to confirm what I say.

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Devon J, Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Thank you, Buntu S for the wonderful TripAdvisor score. It is a pleasure to hear of your wonderful stay with us, and that you found the hotel made you forget about home. We have shared your review with the team and we thank you for the feedback. Kind regards Devon Justus Assistant Front Office Manager More 

Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
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16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our first stop on a recent group tour of South Africa, was Cape Town. Staying at this hotel was a wonderful start to the trip. The hot chocolate on offer, in the lobby, was a nice way to warm up on a cold winter evening. We wasted no time in using the hotel shuttle service to the Victoria and Alfred... More 

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Devon J, Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Thank you, Joseph F for taking the time to post your review on TripAdvisor. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you were able to make use of the hotel’s facilities. Your review has been shared with the team and we thank you for the recommendation. We wish you safe travels and hope... More 

Joburg
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

- I stayed for 3 days, On checking out discovered that my External Drive was missing, I contacted the Hotel to advise and request for an investigation, Had to call back to follow up for feedback, Thus far a week later nothing has been done, - Have not been impressed at all

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

Enjoyed my stay very much and would definitely make use of the hotel again. The food for both dinner and breakfast was great and the hotel staff were very friendly and accommodating, really made me feel welcome.

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Devon J, Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Thank you, vyviennev for the wonderful TripAdvisor score. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you will return in future. We have shared your review with the team and we thank you for the positive feedback. We wish you safe travels and hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind regards... More 

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

Thank you to all staff at reception,check in,porters and breakfast room. my stay was so amazing.hotel is super clean , location is central..especially shuttle service to the V&A Waterfront , every 20-30 minutes to sand from.makes it so easy.no need to take your car and stress, rooms cleran neat and serviced well...only thing is beds are squeky and need to... More 

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Devon J, Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Thank you, Ms Mia for posting your review on TripAdvisor. It is a pleasure to hear of your stay with us, and that you keep returning to the hotel. We are glad to hear of your positive experience with our V&A Waterfront shuttle as it does minimise that stress of driving to the Waterfront. We thank you for your return... More 

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

What a lovely hotel , staff are great always willing to go the extra mile , service is excellent ,food is amazing . best value for money . I would definitely recommend this hotel to anybody. Rooms are great nice and spacious

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Devon J, Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Thank you, Pieter V for the great TripAdvisor score. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that the staff were always willing to go the extra mile. We thank you for the recommendation and hope to welcome you back again in the near future. Kind regards Devon Justus Front Office Duty Manager More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed here in the begining of July as part of a group tour. Got a welcome drink. Rooms are modern and functional. Good spread for breakfast. Free shuttle to the waterfront is a blessing. The long street where most of the clubs are located is just a short drive from here. Good for business and leisure.

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Devon J, Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Thank you, Saju M for taking the time to post your review on TripAdvisor. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, as well as the location of the hotel situated close to Long Street. Your review has been shared with the team and we thank you for the feedback. Kind regards Devon Justus Front Office... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I travel to Cape Town quite a bit and this hotel has become my primary destination, as it caters for all of my needs. It is perfectly located near everything, offers great service and good value for money. The staff are friendly and the rooms are spacious and modern. There are some minor maintenance issues from time to time, but... More 

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Devon J, Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, responded to this review

Thank you, georgw370 for taking the time to post your review on TripAdvisor. We thank you for your return patronage and we are glad to hear that you find the hotel your destination of choice. Your review has been shared with the team and we thank you for your positive feedback. We look forward to many more return visits in... 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
Internet
  • 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: $113 - $264 (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:
#15 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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