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Winchester Mansions

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Reviewed 12 January 2016

We were a bit surprised to find the hotel located on a busy road as the photos appeared to show a lawn front. The 'lawn' turned out to be the wide grass promenade on the other side of the road which stretched to the sea...More

Thank Canary175
Response from Murray N, Managing Director at Winchester MansionsResponded 21 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to rate our hotel and for your feedback. I am thrilled to hear you were not disappointed in our location and that your found it all very convenient.We do have the best views and having the drop off and...More

Reviewed 11 January 2016

We spend 4 nights over Christmas at the Hotel and enjoyed it very much. We had two Junior Suites which have a good room size and a large bathroom with seperate shower and bath. I realized that the Standard rooms have the windows to the...More

Thank DorliVienna
Response from Murray N, Managing Director at Winchester MansionsResponded 21 January 2016

Thank you for your comment and rating. We are very pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We do in fact have more than one tea available at the hotel and will be investigating what happened during the duration of your stay. Please...More

Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

Sunday's with jazz have become an institution at Winchester Mansions, the grande dame of Sea Point hotels. Guests compete for space in the clemetis clad central courtyard - so book early! Large and small tables are squeezed around the fountain and terrace. Sadly the powers-that-be...More

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Response from Murray N, Managing Director at Winchester MansionsResponded 21 January 2016

Thank you for your review on our Sunday Brunch. This event has, indeed, become an institution in Cape Town, not only for the quality of food and setting, but for the musicians that join us. We are sad to here that your experience was not...More

Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

Our pre-Christmas stay for 3 nights was generally pleasant, helped by the very friendly Reception staff and the location. It faces the sea, across a wide grassy area where you can watch the paragliders land, especially during breakfast if you are lucky enough to get...More

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Response from Murray N, Managing Director at Winchester MansionsResponded 13 January 2016

Thank you for your kind rating and wonderful comment. We do indeed have the best location for tourists and locals alike. I am glad you enjoyed our treats at our pool area and that you made full use of this facility. I would recommend the...More

Reviewed 2 January 2016

What a disappointment.There were children there but no Father Christmas, no tree, no decorations, just some mediocre crackers on the tables. I requested cranberry sauce & stuffing to go with the turkey and was told, sorry we haven't got that. There was no Christmas Pudding...More

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Response from Murray N, Managing Director at Winchester MansionsResponded 14 January 2016

Thank you for your review of your Christmas lunch experience at Winchester Mansions. Every year, Christmas lunch is a remarkably popular event at the hotel. Our entertainment and décor is designed to blend in well with existing décor, keeping it tasteful, classy and subtle, yet...More

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Pool
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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
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US$99 - US$283 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#15 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
#17 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#17 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#30 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#31 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
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Details
Price range
US$99 - US$283 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#15 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
#17 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#17 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#30 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#31 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Chiquita15
2 March 2018|
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Response from Murray N | Property representative |
Yes we do.
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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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"Lovely hotel, with mountain views"
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