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Reviewed yesterday NEW

As we arrived from the airport from the UK to the hotel it was about 8.00 in the morning from a overnight flight. We organised a taxi pick from through the hotel and the driver was their waiting for us to take us to the hotel. We were still slightly groggy from the flight so wanted to get a couple...

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Manchester
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

After a bad experience on a zip wire my travel companion was injured and in shock on arrival. One of the managers Ashley provided us with some of the best customer service I have ever experienced and he deserves a special mention for being an absolute credit to the organisation, offering support and flexibility in order to make our stay...

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President_HotelCT, Manager at President Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your review regarding your recent stay with us. It's great to hear Ashley was able to welcome you and assist you on check-in to make yourself and your wife comfortable. I will most defiantly commend him on his excellent service. I'm delighted you had a good stay and enjoyed the location and the facilities...

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The location is fantastic! My wife and I could enjoy romantic strolls to the beach as it is in walking distance of the hotel:-). The pool side is a great chill out place too. Our room was nice and clean and the hotel staff was friendly and attentive. Areas for improvement: Please revamp the hallways as the carpets look quite...

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President_HotelCT, Manager at President Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your comments regarding your recent stay with us. Its great to know you had a good stay with us and that you enjoyed the location aswell as the romantic stroll to the beach. Thank you for raising your concerns to us. We will most certainly keep this in mind and improve on them. I...

Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had a family gathering, and opted for The President Hotel and that was exactly how we felt.......like presidents!!!!!! Great food and service! Attention to detail and the atmosphere was superb. After dinner drinks at the pool finished off an evening we will never forget

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President_HotelCT, Manager at President Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your comments regarding your recent stay with us. I'm delighted to know you had a really great time with Family at the President Hotel. I hope to see you back again soon! Kind Regards Nikki Vardan

Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed for 9 nights on holiday with friend. 1 bed apartment was lovely, very spacious, light and well equipped. Staff were friendly and helpful, from the porters to the restaurant staff to the pool and reception staff. The hotel was full, it was the busiest time of year so sometimes service was slow but that was fine for us on...

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President_HotelCT, Manager at President Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to comment on your recent stay with us. It's great to know you had a good holiday with us, you enjoyed the breakfast, WiFi and location. I hope to see you back again soon! Kind Regards Nikki Vardan

Bantry Bay
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Had a fantastic holiday at the President Hotel over December. The restaurant and pool side service need attention there are not enough waiters and the kitchen service is very slow. That being said we will be back for sure

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President_HotelCT, Manager at President Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to comment on your recent stay with us. It's great to know you had a fantastic December Holiday. Thank you for bring your concerns to our attention, we will most defiantly keep that in mind for next year. Kind Regards Nikki Vardan

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I booked the accommodation on booking.com & "sea-facing" room was in fact "partial". When verbal using my dissatisfaction the receptionist changed the room The location is excellent & breakfast very good. May or may not return!

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President_HotelCT, Manager at President Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your review. My apologies for the small inconvenience on check-in, I'm however delighted to hear it was sorted out quickly. It's great to see you enjoyed the location and breakfast. I hope to see you back again soon! Kind Regards Nikki Vardan

GALASHIELS
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very good hotel, with a friendly attentive staff. Room with mountain view was fabulous.Good location for Red/Blue Bus route. And other local buses. The tours/information desk was very helpful on all matters.

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President_HotelCT, Manager at President Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guests, Thank you for taking the time to comment on TripAdvisor. I'm delighted you had a great stay with us and that you found the location of the Hotel convenient for you, aswell as the friendly attentive staff. I hope to see you again in the near future. Kind Regards Nikki Vardan

Benoni, South Africa
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We arrived after 15:00 on 15 January 2017 and our room was not ready, we were told to Waite +- 45 minutes before our room would be ready. They couldn't even find our booking that was made through booking.com. When got into our room they booked us a room with 2 single beds. There was no proper introduction to hotel...

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President_HotelCT, Manager at President Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback regarding your recent stay at the hotel. It is not acceptable that your room was not ready before 14h00, however I believe this could possibly be due to a last minute booking on Bookng.com and the actual booking not being sent to our reservations system on time....

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

This was our fifth visit to The President and we were very disappointed, on booking in we were asked to comeback in 1hr as room was not ready, no problem went for lunch came back 1.5hrs later to be told room still not ready, wait, eventually got the key to a room overlooking the car park, not acceptable, complained and...

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President_HotelCT, Manager at President Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to comment on your recent stay with us. My sincere apologies for the inconvenience received at check in. This is most defiantly not the service we are proud to offer at the President Hotel. I will have a word with the Front Office Manager and make sure something like this does...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Microwave
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience affordable and luxury living in Cape Town's most beautiful urban resort, the President Hotel is a peaceful haven just a step away from the buzz of Cape Town's CBD. Situated in the wind-free suburb of Bantry Bay, guests can enjoy breathtaking views of endless ocean horizons set against the backdrop of the infamous Lion's Head and Table Mountain. Exquisitely designed for maximum light and a sense of space and tranquility, the President Hotel offers an enticing selection of restaurants, bars, lounges, conference facilities, gardens and terraces to suit your changing moods, desires and needs. The hotel's 349 rooms and apartments combine contemporary sophistication and comfort with spaciousness and each and every guest room is beautifully appointed with a semi self-catering kitchenette. The President Hotel has all the luxury facilities and guest services you would expect in any world-class hotel. Work, Rest and Play at the President Hotel that offers you the best of both worlds: In the City and By the Sea. ... more   less 

Additional Information about President Hotel

Address: 4 Alexandra Avenue, Bantry Bay 8001, South Africa (Formerly Protea Hotel President)
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Bantry Bay
Price Range: $165 - $325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — President Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 349
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Also Known As:
Protea Hotel Bantry Bay
Protea Hotel President
President Hotel Bantry Bay, Cape Town, South Africa
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Bantry Bay
#3 Spa Hotel in Bantry Bay
#4 Romantic Hotel in Bantry Bay
#4 Luxury Hotel in Bantry Bay
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