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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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48 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2013

We stayed at this hotel as the beginning of a tour. For the price of the room, it was good value for money but the rooms could do with a make over. The staff were friendly and helpful. However the outside areas (pool) were not as clean as they could have been and we didn't feel enticed to swim. We... More 

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CapeGirl20, Owner at Lady Hamilton Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. I am very pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. The location of the Lady Hamilton Hotel is ideal for exploring the city, many attractions are within walking distance as you have discovered. The Hop on Hop Off bus is only a few meters away from the hotel and provides a great... More 

Anna Maria Island, Florida
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101 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2013

At the end of a two week camping trip, we landed at Lady Hamilton. This hotel has great staff - very friendly & helpful even when there's not much time to plan and sightsee. The room was comfortable & breakfast was good. It is conveniently located near restaurants, shopping, ATMS. Would stay here again.

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mumbai,india
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40 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2013

Stayed in the Lady Hamilton for three nights.The hotel is a little way out of the centre of town and right next to the Mount Nelson Hotel.The promise of views of table mountain and also lions peak are limited as the Hotel is a low structure and surrounded by taller buildings,Checkin staff were very helpful with recommending tours and booking... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 15 February 2013

With scintillating views of Table mountain and the Lions head from the steps of Lady Hamilton this Cape Town hotel just off Kloof street is in an excellent location. Easy access for the Waterfront , TM cable car and trips to Camps bay and Cape point. Kloof street has many bars and restaurants to cater for all tastes. Start at... More 

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Ashburton, New Zealand
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25 reviews
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Reviewed 3 February 2013

We had 2 nights here at the end of a tour and we enjoyed having access to free Wi-Fi in the foyer and the breakfast buffet was good as well. The rooms are quite small and the bathrooms need a make over BUT it was clean and comfortable which is the most important thing in my opinion. We had to... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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287 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2013

I stayed here for one night in January 2013. I found that the staff wasn't nearly as helpful as the majority of businesses in Cape Town. They were also slow to act on requests. The bathrooms in the next door rooms were extremely loud. I could hear someone shave at 5:35 in the morning, it sounded more as if the... More 

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New York City, New York
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59 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2013

fine to stay overnight, but not much else. Location pretty dead and not central, rooms small and dingy. Feels old and depressing, needs a makeover. Staff was very nice, and helpful. We had to leave before breakfast, and they were very nice about sending us with some bagged breakfasts. Surprised to see some people thought charming, thought totally lacked charm.

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United States
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22 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2013

My husband and I stayed at the Lady Hamilton for a a couple nights in Cape Town in December. While it's not very centrally located by downtown or the V&A waterfront, we were pleased to find many great restaraunts close by on Kloof (street?), a 2 minute walk from the hotel. If you do want to get to the Waterfront,... More 

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wilhelmsdorf
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 December 2012

Every year i come back to cape town and it was all the years wonderfull to stay for some days in the lady hamilton. The most people work there since a long time and it is nice to see them again every year. Chaledon , anne and the other guys from the recetion are very friendly and its also nice... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 December 2012

The Place is old and not even a lift to the 4th Floor I Had to carry my own Bags The Breakfast was Poor and some Staff members were very unfriendly The Parking was very unsafe at cost of R40 per night Charles Petersen 0829636287

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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Airport Transportation
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Additional Information about Lady Hamilton Hotel

Address: 10 Union Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central > City Bowl
Price Range: $78 - $127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Lady Hamilton Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 78
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