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Cape Town
Reviewed 1 week ago

As first time visitors and also honeymooners we found the hotel quite pleasant, very quiet and the location was just right as we wanted to experience Cape Town and what it has to offer.Friendly staff and clean facility.We enjoyed the rooftop views.

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Cape Town
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was good to have you as my host. My family and I enjoyed a lot your tips and guidelines you provided us. we stayed in your hotel not as foreigner but as family because of your staff hospitality. Thank you very much

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Paris, France
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a good stay in this hotel. Big advantage: the parking that is literally around the corner and the location in the middle of the city center! The rooms were clean and the staff very friendly. The neighborhood could be a bit questionable at night though, but no problem if you are careful or take your car.

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Mauritius
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff were very kind and helpful in general. BUT ONE OF THEM SKIMMED MY CREDIT CARD!!!!!!!!!!! I can say it's one of the staff, cause the hotel is the only place where i have used my credit card. (Most likely to be at the front desk)

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Thank Yashvenm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff and the hotel also clean...surely will come back to this hotel for the holiday in January. The hotel is right inside the town surronded by lot of things you may need anytime. When you need help they listen to you and also they advise you where to start during the day , they also directed us to the...

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Thank Gloria M
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Our stay at the Cape Diamond hotel was fantastic. Location was spot on, near food restaurants and the Green market. The staff members in the hotel made our stay enjoyable, they were very attentive and helpful in every aspect of our stay. Nadyne, Tundia, Azaad and Elen are a great asset to the company and their hospitality was great. A...

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Thank Anita R
Reviewed 28 October 2016

I never felt so desperate during my extensive travels even beyond the borders of this country. They insisted that I pay some portion of the money despite producing a purchase order and said it would be reversed within two to three days. Now it's the fifth day and counting... I wonder whether it will happen....

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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Hotel clean and tidy and very central to everything staff very friendly and helpful especially francois and alen. Fantastic for having a place to sleep and getting out and about easily enough and felt very safe with our surroundings.

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Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 8 October 2016

We were happy wit our choice of the hotel as it is located right in the middle of the town, a lot of point of interest in walking distance. The room was very spacious but unfortunately in opposit of the lift, which was disturbing during the night.

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Cape Town
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Great location, the staff was friendly and the rooms were clean. They took care of us. The Wi-Fi is terrible!, and too limited. The breakfast was boring, but I think that can be fixed. Will definitely visit again!

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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Additional Information about Cape Diamond Hotel

Address: Corner of Longmarket And Parliament Street | in the East City near Parliament, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: $94 - $149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cape Diamond Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 60
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Cape Diamond Hotel Cape Town, South Africa
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“The hotel to add more tv channels”
 of 5 bubbles 895phumzilem, 29 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Room view,third floor was a street view on the corner of Longstreet. I liked seeing the busy foot and car traffic.”
 of 5 bubbles lorg2015, 19 Feb 2016 | Read review
“the higher the floor the less street noise.”
 of 5 bubbles 461victorw, 18 Feb 2016 | Read review
“602 on the sixth floor, is away from street noise and people looking in from opposite buildings.”
 of 5 bubbles PaulA126, 1 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Choose rooms higher up for a little more quiet”
 of 5 bubbles Abby710, 16 Oct 2015 | Read review
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