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Winchester Mansions

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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“jazz brunch”(35 reviews)
“harvey's bar”(22 reviews)
“sea point”(76 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location and lovely hotel with beautiful view by the seaside; however, my husband and I were disappointed to find that our beds comprised of two twin beds placed side by side. We have stayed in numerous hotels abroad and are not unaccustomed to two...More

1  Thank Fatima G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Winchester Mansions is on the front at Seapoint. It is around a 5 minute drive from the V&A waterfront (hotel shuttle bus service) and a 50 minute walk by the sea. The Rooms are comfortable and have all the necessary amenities. The restaurant is great...More

Thank MarpleTraveller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good hotel and facilities but need shuttle or taxi for sightseeing. Nevertheless the free shuttle provided to the waterfront was very useful and the drivers very accommodating. We would go there again.

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Thank Keith A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the older buildings in Cape Town, certainly as far as hotels go and it is really lovely. Comfortable rooms, sea views, attentive and friendly staff and only a short hop on the free shuttle bus to the V&A and city center....More

1  Thank LimonerosKent
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every now and again you stay in one of those properties and, over breakfast, calculate how much it would cost to live there. Winchester Mansions is one of those places. A perfect location, staff that are not only a laugh a minute but consummately professional,...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Shuttle Bus Service
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Conference Facilities
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$163 - US$464 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#13 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
#17 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#17 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#25 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#30 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$163 - US$464 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#13 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
#17 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#17 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#25 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#30 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (286)
Room & Suite (308)
Dining (44)
Pool & Beach (25)
Amenities (38)
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597margaret
18 October 2017|
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Response from Murray N | Property representative |
Good Day Our pool is open all year round. Currently it is out of service as we are busy renovating it, it will be up and running in the next few weeks.
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Helenjen
2 January 2017|
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Response from Samantha C | Property representative |
Hi Jenny Happy New Year There is indeed a complimentary shuttle to the V and A waterfront only. It does not go at specific times but can be booked when needed. There is a driver on duty from 7am until 11pm during summer... More
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grainnest
24 August 2016|
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Response from dbm564 | Reviewed this property |
We had no such experience as you describe. I too would be reluctant to proceed on that basis.
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"The rooms on the front have sea views but probably cost more."
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"Definitely worth paying a little more for an ocean view Junior Suite."
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"If one has a ground floor floor room next to the courtyard the morning breakfast preparations can be heard."
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"Rooms facing the courtyard will hear the music that plays in the evening (may just be a weekend thing, which..."
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