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    The Commodore

    Portwood Rd | Portswood Square, V & A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent35%
    • Very good49%
    • Average12%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “great location” (191 reviews)
    “table mountain” (121 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    21 - 25 of 1,060 reviews

    Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

    We stayed in a deluxe room with a balcony and a wonderful view over the harbour. The bed was so comfortable we struggled to get up each morning but the wonderful breakfast buffet made it worth it. Location was perfect. Easy walk to the waterfront...More

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    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The CommodoreResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback and kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back sooner rather than later. Muneeb Eksteen Guest Relations Department

    Reviewed 23 May 2017

    I booked in at the hotel for an evening out so that the wive and I could relax. The hotel is very neat and well kept. It was easy checking in and our room was perfect. The staff are very helpful and friendly. We started...More

    2  Thank Jose P
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The CommodoreResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback and kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back sooner rather than later. Muneeb Eksteen Guest Relations Department

    Reviewed 23 May 2017

    We had a 4 night stay and were very kindly we upgraded to a suite which was excellent with outside balcony with seating and views of Table Mountain. (thank you) There was a separate lounge area with sofa, TV and coffee maker. The bedroom was...More

    Thank Andy123Northampton
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The CommodoreResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback and kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back sooner rather than later. Muneeb Eksteen Guest Relations Department

    Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

    This hotel is beautiful!! You couldn't ask for a better location either.. It backs right onto the vibrant, very popular V&A Waterfront. In less the a 5 minute walk you are in the heart of everything! The rooms are very large, clean and well appointed....More

    Thank Erin S
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The CommodoreResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback and kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and that we could ensure good memories of Cape Town. We hope to welcome you back sooner rather...More

    Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

    Had a lovely stay at The Commodore Hotel for 4 nights in April. The room was comfortable, the staff were very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was fantastic and the hotel location near the waterfront was just fantastic. I would definitely recommend this Hotel if you...More

    Thank Claire R
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The CommodoreResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback and kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back sooner rather than later. Muneeb Eksteen Guest Relations Department

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    About
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    • Pool
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    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$143 - US$357 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #20 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #37 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #38 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #40 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
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    Oxbowlake
    2 February 2017|
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    Response from Degs7015 | Reviewed this property |
    The hotel can arrange for you but you can book some yourself near by such as the jump on/ jump off bus tours and the boat tour to Robbins Island. The hotel will give you directions to both of these which are a short walk... More
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    15 December 2016|
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    Response from Rich M | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry, I'm unsure about the parking as we didn't have a private car during our stay. When I stayed there, there was a parking space beside the hotel then saw one car with broken windshield because something fell on his car... More
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    Nick L
    7 October 2016|
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    Response from Nicola P | Reviewed this property |
    yes, there's a car park.
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    "Rooms which overlook the courtyard which is lit at night are nice"
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    "You need to ask for a harbour facing room if that's the view you want and be prepared to pay a premium..."
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    "Sixth floor room gives great views but 24/7 screaming nesting gulls."
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    "Face the quadrangle / pool and avoid street noise"
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