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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%
    Travellers talk about
    “great location” (197 reviews)
    “table mountain” (129 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 May 2016

    I stayed here for 5 nights and had a really pleasant stay. the perfect location is definitely a great advantage, but the friendly staff took it up a notch. Breakfast was good and Wi-fi reliable.. my room was sometimes cleaned twice daily. The only thing...More

    Thank Deena M
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The CommodoreResponded 6 May 2016

    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 3 May 2016

    This is a lovely hotel less than two minutes from the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront. The staff are so friendly and helpful. Breakfast is included with the room and is wonderful. When we had a problem with the room, we were quickly switched to another...More

    Thank Janet R
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The CommodoreResponded 4 May 2016

    Dear 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. We will be honoured to have you as our...More

    Reviewed 1 May 2016

    The friendly staff looked after us well. Lovely room with balcony overlooking Table Mountain. This was our second visit to this hotel. We were there last year. Hope to return again. Good bathroom and shower. The room was No.4007More

    Thank bluebird312
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The CommodoreResponded 4 May 2016

    Dear 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. We will try our utmost to allocate the same...More

    Reviewed 30 April 2016

    My husband and I stayed at the Commodore for 4 nights during our trip through South Africa. The location on the waterfront is great, a quick Uber/Cab to downtown or Sea Point and any of the other attractions, and obviously walkable to the pier and...More

    Thank Coley9117
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The CommodoreResponded 4 May 2016

    Dear 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 Officer Commodore Hotel

    Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

    Location. Was great. Very close to VA waterfront with shopping, food as well as plenty of things to do . Complimentary breakfast in morning. Was able to walk everywhere we wanted to go. Staff was helpful. Our room seemed to have been updated recently.

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    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The CommodoreResponded 4 May 2016

    Dear 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 Officer Commodore Hotel

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    About
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    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$172 - US$381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #21 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #37 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #38 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #39 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #49 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
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    • Number of rooms
    • 236
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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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    "Ask for a room with a view or check what view the room comes with. My room faced onto other rooms."
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    "all rooms are excellent and some have water views."
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    "Ask for a room on the Executive floor and overlooking the Waterfront to get away from the gulls!!"
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    "Some rooms have view of Table Mountain & V&A"
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