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    The PortsWood

    PortsWood Road, PortsWood Square | V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8002, South Africa
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          US$165
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          Overview
          • Excellent32%
          • Very good47%
          • Average14%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible1%
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          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
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          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 7 February 2016

          Of course, if location matters, then it can't be any better than this. Easily accessed by cab from two separate routes from downtown (business district) Cape Town. The breakfast is pretty average with low quality breads, bakery items and beverages. While the front desk staff...More

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          Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

          Really happy with the hotel for our 3 day stay. Small but exceptional standard, all the facilities, very friendly and accommodating staff Very handy for the harbour & close the excellent Watershed retail outlet. Only minutes walk from all the restaurants & shops

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          Reviewed 4 February 2016

          Fantastic hotel in the heart of the harbor. Walking distance to some fantastic attractions. Staff are warm and welcoming. Reception were able to adjust a booking error immediately upon check-in. Special mention and thanks to Restaurant and bar staff Nathan & Theo. Room was clean...More

          Thank Amanda_LeeGoldCoast
          Reviewed 2 February 2016

          My hopes were high with The Portswood Hotel, especially having read many of the reviews here on TripAdvisor. Yet sadly my experience was not a happy one. However, lets start with the good stuff – the Location… the Location, the Location – sadly that’s it...More

          2  Thank UKWorldTraveller125
          Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWood

          Dear Valued Guest We have noted your comments which has been raised with the Head of Department/s in order to ensure that corrective and remedial action is implemented. Please be assured that this is not the Standard of Service we at The Commodore Hotel pride...More

          Reviewed 31 January 2016

          One night stay at the end of a cruise. I selected the hotel as a possible option based on location, price and reviews. I checked Cunard's hotel offerings and saw they included the Portswood. More costly than prices I saw but included all transfers. I...More

          Thank SmallBoatCruiser
          The Commodore
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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Room Service
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Breakfast included
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Conference Facilities
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$127 - US$295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #37 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
          • #43 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
          • #47 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
          • #47 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 102
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          • Cape Town Central
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          • Portswood Hotel Cape Town ,
          • Portswood Cape Town ,
          • The PortsWood Cape Town, South Africa
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          NPreethi
          Hi, would you be able to book airport transfers for me? Also, would you be able to book a car service so that I can travel within Cape Town safely?
          5 February 2017|
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          Response from IowaCityMD | Reviewed this property |
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          ShallTravel
          I visited Cape Town a couple of years ago and spent a lot of the time at the V & A day and night and loved it. I always felt safe whoever I went but locals said I should always get a taxi after dark which I did but I want to now stay nearer the waterfront so I don't need to do this. Is the area gated so I can walk safely from hotel to V & A at night. Many thanks.
          19 January 2017|
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          Response from Wendyp40 | Reviewed this property |
          The Portswood is across the road from shops and restaurants. This area is not gated but we walked day and night and felt completely safe. Lots of people around. Even had our clothes laundered in the arcade leading from... More
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          bag345s
          Hi.Do the rooms have a safe?
          2 January 2017|
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          Response from IowaCityMD | Reviewed this property |
          Yes they do
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          "Higher floors have excellent views and less noise"
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          "Ask for a view. Stay clear of 334, which is noisy and a long way from reception"
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          "I was on the 2nd floor overlooking the pool - a bit on view but there is a shade on the window you can pull..."
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