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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%
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    • Average14%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 4 May 2017

    I got a very good rate on this hotel through a reseller, this was a plus point. Also, it is located very close to the V&A Waterfront, about 500 meters walk from the nearest part of the Waterfront. That said, Portswood Road is very quiet...More

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    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 7 May 2017

    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 4 May 2017 via mobile

    If you want a hotel next to the V&A waterfront then this is a good hotel to be in as it is a simple 3 minute walk away. Also very close to the tour bus terminal and ticket office. We stayed here for 4 nights....More

    Thank Peter D
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 7 May 2017

    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. We will look into the matter of the...More

    Reviewed 3 May 2017

    Staff at reception and front desk very helpful and polite especially Lisa. Local transport arrangements where very efficient. Rowdy overseas guests at bar one evening could easily be heard from our room. Suggest doors fitted to corridors or move bar some where else. Hotel in...More

    Thank briantE5272SG
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 7 May 2017

    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 27 April 2017

    Stayed here for three nights after our cruise. We had booked a deluxe room but because we arrived with people on different packages reception tried to assign us a classic room so we refused to check in to it. It took over an hour to...More

    Thank susie02
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 7 May 2017

    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 23 April 2017

    The PortsWood Hotel needs a renovation. The small pool is overshadowed by near walls, there is hardly any sun. The atmosphere there is a backyard atmosphere. The rooms were dark and smelled intensively - cleaning materials. In our room there was no way to open...More

    Thank Hartwigeuler
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 7 May 2017

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    • Pool
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
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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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    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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