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The Crystal

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St Albans, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 November 2015

Spacious, light and airy apartment, beautifully decorated, very comfortable and fully equipped for all your needs. The view of Camps Bay from our balcony was was stunning and a treat to wake up to every morning during our stay! We had a car and was provided with an allocated space in the basement with easy access then to the apartment....

Thank John L
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 29 September 2015

We stayed for 3 nights and were sad to go. The view is beautiful, and apartment is very comfortable. Having two bathrooms is a bonus, and such a big kitchen is great for the nights we didnt want to eat out. The only small downside is that it states that we could purchase wifi in the room, which I was...

Thank Lithogal
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 15 September 2015

I usually stay at the same hotel when frequenting Cape Town but on my most recent trip I opted for The Crystal instead (I found a deal on Booking.com which offered really good value) and I've definitely found my new 'Home from Home' ( No points for guessing where I switched from, management). I stayed in a really well furnished...

Thank JhbScouser
Oudtshoorn, South Africa
Reviewed 27 August 2015

We stayed in a two-bedroom apartment which was spacious with two normal sized bedrooms and bathrooms. The apartment was comfortable and tastefully decorated with fantastic views over Camps Bay and the Ocean. If you would occupy the apartment with 4 people, the balcony is a bit on the small side with only two chairs, but there is a pool with...

Thank marwim
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

These are shiny looking apartments on the website but they lack comfort in many ways. It's all a bit superficial, check in was chaotic, Internet you pay for doesn't work, cleaners entering without knocking and check out time being physically enforced. Just didn't feel great for the class of apartment.

Thank Jane A
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Apartment no. 309 is a two-bedroomed loft apartement that has everything you need for a very comfortable stay. Beautifully and luxuriously furnished and a fabulous view over the Atlantic and Camps Bay beach to the front and the 12 Apostles to the rear. Good sized swimming pool. Not a hotel, though, just an apartment complex which has 24-hr security service....

2Thank ACK66Pepe
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 April 2015 via mobile

It's not often I can say we'd go back to accommodation on the strength of the pool alone. However, once you've seen and swum in the infinity pool at the Crystal Apartments you'll understand why. With a beautiful view over Camps Bay in front, and table mountain behind, there can't be many better places to relax in and around Cape...

Thank chiefcorrespondent
Reviewed 24 April 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for 4 nights, upon arrival there was load shedding in Camps Bay, so there was no electricity for 2 hours. There was no one on reception, which is located in the basement garage, so housekeeping showed us to our room. Room was lovely, great view of the bay but very isolated as not close enough to walk safely...

2Thank JenMc56
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 4 April 2015

This is a place I would avoid at all costs. Their description is misleading and would not recommend this place to anyone! To begin with, despite security issues in Cape Town, you enter the place through the garage. No security on duty. Register in the basement and go from there. While the one bedroom was nice, there was no phone...

3Thank r0n1950
Woking, Surrey
Reviewed 3 April 2015

We stayed here for five nights in March, as the first part of our two weeks in South Africa. The apartment was everything we needed, and we really enjoyed staying here. It's a great location for Camps Bay, it has brilliant views, and good facilities (pool, parking, washing machine). The apartment was clean and we felt safe here. There was...

1Thank Sunshine01Woking

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Panoramic views of the Atlantic and spectacular sunsets are the order at The Crystal, architecturally stunning apartments in one of the world's premier scenic settings. With easy access in and out of Camps Bay, these luxurious, fully serviced apartments afford a choice of outstanding accommodation from modern studio and two-bedroom apartments through to captivating loft and three bedroom apartments, all well-appointed and designed for the ultimate in comfort and style. Two swimming pools on an expansive terrace provide refreshing dips and sun-soaked relaxation while contemplating the delights of splendid ocean views. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Crystal

Address: 35 Medburn Road, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Camps Bay
Price Range: $137 - $300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Crystal 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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“I would recommend rooms 201 202 301 302”
northumbrian2015, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“This is a 2 bedroom luxury appartment so cost is slightly higher than mid range.”
dav3com, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All apartments have sea view.”
Malloy2016, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Don't go there if you need to do any internet or emails - system is too slow”
deborahtT1109DZ, 21 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the ground floor mean easy access to the Pools, those higher up are quieter”
Join8, 9 Mar 2016 | Read review
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