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    The PortsWood

    PortsWood Road, PortsWood Square | V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8002, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent32%
    • Very good49%
    • Average14%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The best points about the hotel are the location and the service. The room wasn't anything special, but that was fine for us. It is very convenient, a very short walk, to the waterfront, and the valet parking was included (aside from tips). Very easy...More

    Thank DougA943
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback and kind words. We pride ourselves in our good food. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back sooner rather than later. Muneeb...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We had a wonderful trip to South Africa which is one of my favorite destinations in the world. We went to Kruger Park, Fancourt, Cape Town, Wine Tasting and much more. Everything was perfect except the PortsWood Hotel. We stayed here twice. The first time...More

    Thank Adameldin0955
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Valued Guest We have noted your comments which has been raised with the Head of Department/s in order to ensure that corrective and remedial action is implemented. Please be assured that this is not the Standard of Service we pride ourselves in, and it...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    A good clean basic hotel. No balcony for the room which was fairly small but it was clean & comfortable & sufficed for the 5 nights we stayed there. This is really a tourist / business traveller hotel. Staff are friendly & courteous & the...More

    Thank GudGollyMsMolly
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback and kind words. We are delighted that you were able to shop where the locals shop ( pick n pay ) and enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This hotel is in a really great location, a short walk to the Waterfront and very convenient for the Hop-on Hop-off Bus. Great breakfast, friendly, helpful staff, good wifi and well-priced. Recommended.

    Thank kiwiguy101
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback and kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back sooner rather than later. Muneeb Eksteen Guest Relations Department

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed here for 3 nights at the end of our holiday and wanted somewhere very central so that we could walk to everywhere on the Waterfront - this hotel was just perfect for that. Having read other reviews, we opted to upgrade to a...More

    Thank Bosunsmatey
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback and kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back sooner rather than later. Muneeb Eksteen Guest Relations Department

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    About
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Meeting Rooms
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • USD 100 - USD 379 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #37 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #44 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #47 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #47 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 102
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    The Portswood is across the road from shops and restaurants. This area is not gated but we walked day and night and felt completely safe. Lots of people around. Even had our clothes laundered in the arcade leading from... More
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    "Have heard it suggested to ask for upper floor room. We were on the fourth (and top) floor. Was fine"
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    "If you can, upgrade to a larger room. Standard rooms are small."
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