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7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Very well located hotel, near to the airport. Basic, simple and clean accommodation. Great and safe parking facilities. Good restaurants and cinema at walking distance (casino). Good value for one night.

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Bloemfontein
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

City Lodge at Grandwest in Cape Town. The reception staff go out of their way to make you feel welcome . As we have stayed at City Lodge numerous times over the years we feel like we are at home form our home. The are friendly courteous and most professional. This is our preferred place to stay when in Cape... More 

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel GrandWest, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us William, and we are so glad that you had a great stay! We look upon our hotel as a ‘home from home’ for all of our guests and strive to create an atmosphere to match this, so for us to read that you found this to be the case is truly rewarding feedback for... More 

Windhoek
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22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

City Lodge standard. Nice and clean. Small gym with one bike one treadmill and a few weights. Breakfast is very good with nice variety. Breakfast hall has nice view back / part of table mountain. Fast Internet included. Casio hall has lots of restaurants and fast food places.

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel GrandWest, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for the wonderful review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your overall stay with us and that everything met your needs and expectations. We look forward to having you stay with us again soon. More 

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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20 reviews
19 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

You cant find any fault everything is so perfect. Best value for money. Only request to them is to keep 2-3 plates, whisky glasses, spoons and fork in room. We can get them from the Restaurent but it will save time if it is in room.

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel GrandWest, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for the great review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your overall stay with us and that everything met your needs and expectations. We look forward to having you stay with us again soon. More 

North Sydney, Australia
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28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

It has been many years since I stayed in a City Lodge and on previous visits I had always been disappointed- not this time though It was a pleasant surprise to me. Clean accommodation, excellent service and an ideal position for the Grandwest casino. Staff were efficient and the only critical comment I would make is the efficiency of breakfast... More 

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel GrandWest, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us Martinw-sydney, and we are so glad that you had a great stay! We look forward to welcoming you back soon. More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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3 reviews
Reviewed 14 September 2016

The location of this hotel serves its purpose for events taking place at Grand West Casino and Resort,. The rooms are fairly basic but very well looked after especially after the recent renovations. The breakfast is quite pricey and the accommodation is also a bit over priced for the venue. Staff are very friendly and always eager to assist.

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel GrandWest, responded to this review

Hi DinoQ, thank you for leaving us your review and for staying with us. We are so glad that you enjoyed the location of our hotel and our staff. As for the breakfast, please accept our humble apologies for the team not delivering on your expectations. We shall be bringing this to the attention of the hotel management and we... More 

Beacon Bay; East London
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105 reviews
33 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 14 September 2016

A smallish hotel with a big heart! It starts with an efficient online booking system and continues with a friendly reception and well laid out, clean rooms. The rooms are a little smaller than some but are well laid out and cleverly furnished. I find the pricing something "between" a small guest house and the larger hotels and can perhaps... More 

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel GrandWest, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for the great review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your overall stay with us and that everything met your needs and expectations. We look forward to having you stay with us again soon. More 

Krugersdorp, South Africa
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10 reviews
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We are on a tour of the west coast and started out by staying over at the City Lodge Grand West in Cape Town.Accompdation is tops, the friendliest staff ever, really felt at home, food is excellent. The fact that it is situated right alongside the Grand West Hotel and Casino is a plus, restaurants , movies entertainment and more,... More 

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel GrandWest, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for the great review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your overall stay with us and that everything met your needs and expectations. We look forward to having you stay with us again soon. More 

Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
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41 reviews
18 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Recently stayed at this lodge, it is situated near the grand west casino, excellent facilities, very good breakfast, they catered for my special dietary needs, the laundry service was excellent, staff are excellent, generally its a very good place to stay!!!

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel GrandWest, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. We are so happy that you enjoyed the convenience of the hotel’s location as well as our breakfast offerings; and found our staff so helpful and friendly - key components that we pride ourselves in! We look forward to having you stay with us again. More 

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32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2016

I only stayed a short while on business, so not an in-depth review - but certainly a place I enjoyed staying at, and would gladly stay again! Location: - It is in Goodwood, right on the Grand West Casino complex, so very conveniently located if you have business outside of downtown "Cape Town" and somewhat closer to the airport, etc.... More 

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel GrandWest, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us Pete. We are so happy that you enjoyed the convenience of the hotel’s location as well as our breakfast offerings; and found our staff so helpful and friendly - key components that we pride ourselves in! We look forward to having you stay with us again. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
City Lodge GrandWest is themed on the original Cape Dutch style of architecture and is 20 minutes from Cape Town's international airport, the city centre and the V and Waterfront. The hotel is part of the GrandWest Casino Resort, boasting a cinema complex, ice-rink, restaurants, bars, gaming tables and slot machines. ... more   less 

Additional Information about City Lodge Hotel GrandWest

Address: 1 Jakes Gerwel Drive, Goodwood 7475, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Goodwood
Price Range: $87 - $153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — City Lodge Hotel GrandWest 3*
Number of rooms: 120
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Also Known As:
City Lodge Grandwest Hotel Goodwood
City Lodge Hotel GrandWest Goodwood, Cape Town
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