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    Dock House Boutique Hotel

    Portswood Close, Portswood Ridge | Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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    May 7
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    US$392
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    Overview

    • Excellent89%
    • Very good7%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
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    “first floor” (16 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Very well positioned hotel, very close to the V&A waterfront. Michelle and her staff went that extra mile to be helpful and nothing was too much trouble. Breakfast was excellent. Great experience sitting in the garden by the pool having a coffee or cool drink....More

    Thank jblacey2017
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We had the most wonderful stay at The Dock House, Michelle and her staff could not have been more helpful and attentive. Our room was fabulous as was the breakfast. Location very convenient too. Everyone was so kind and friendly. Would thoroughly recommend .

    Thank sally c
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This was our second stay at the Dock House. As ever, we couldn't get over how nice it was to be so close to the V&A waterfront yet be in a distinguished old building with a beautiful private garden. Generally good service but there were...More

    Thank nippysweetie1
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The hotel is centrally located overlooking the V & A Waterfront with wonderful views. The outdoor pool and gardens were well maintained and a very pleasant place to relax after sightseeing. The staff were very friendly and attentive without being obtrusive. We stayed in the...More

    Thank robertchambers7
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
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    Versteckt, ganz in der Nähe der Waterfront, liegt dieses gemütliche kleine Hotel. Das zweihundert Jahre alte Haus bietet ganze sechs...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Concierge
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
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    Details
    • Price range
    • US$341 - US$626 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #19 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #22 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #46 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    DRJUK
    Hi! What size beds are in the rooms please? Are they king sized beds?
    12 June 2016|
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    Response from Marcello T | Reviewed this property |
    Our room had a king size bed.
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    "Over look the pool/ garden"
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    "Ground floor 502 overlooking pool and gardens"
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    "The downstairs suite has a separate sitting room but no view other than to a small private patio"
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    "The pool and garden is open to use by the sister hotels but it doesn't feel as if it is well advertised..."
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