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The Commodore

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Generally a good experience. Staff were good although did have issues with concierge when booking our day trips where regardless of them confirming bookings to us they had written them down in their books incorrectly & sent our wine trip tour operator away & resulting in us having to reschedule our plans. No apology offered & initially it was being...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very welcoming staff as soon as we arrived from door to reception and concierge. Room on the side overlooking car park which was noisy early in the morning with coaches running for about 30 mins but the view of Table Mountain with the early morning sun was amazing. Room was good and bathroom shower incorporated in bath tub. Breakfast choice...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed in a deluxe room with a balcony and a wonderful view over the harbour. The bed was so comfortable we struggled to get up each morning but the wonderful breakfast buffet made it worth it. Location was perfect. Easy walk to the waterfront and we always felt safe doing so. The reason I only gave 4 stars was...

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Thank patriciadrew28
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I booked in at the hotel for an evening out so that the wive and I could relax. The hotel is very neat and well kept. It was easy checking in and our room was perfect. The staff are very helpful and friendly. We started off with drinks in the bar and the prices were reasonable and the service from...

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Thank Jose P
Northampton
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had a 4 night stay and were very kindly we upgraded to a suite which was excellent with outside balcony with seating and views of Table Mountain. (thank you) There was a separate lounge area with sofa, TV and coffee maker. The bedroom was large with TV, ample storage space. Bathroom with shower, tub, lotions and 3 washbasins. The...

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Thank Andy123Northampton
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

This hotel is beautiful!! You couldn't ask for a better location either.. It backs right onto the vibrant, very popular V&A Waterfront. In less the a 5 minute walk you are in the heart of everything! The rooms are very large, clean and well appointed. Including a mini bar, and coffee maker! We had a view of the pool area,...

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Thank Erin S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely stay at The Commodore Hotel for 4 nights in April. The room was comfortable, the staff were very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was fantastic and the hotel location near the waterfront was just fantastic. I would definitely recommend this Hotel if you are in Cape Town.

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Thank Claire R
San Jose, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is near the Waterfront, a short 5 minute walk away. Very convenient. Service is nice. Room is comfortable. Internet speed is slow and has a limit of 500 MB. Overall a great hotel with great location.

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JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The Commodore, responded to this review

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

New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location is great, it's walking distance to Waterfront area. The hotel room was good but not so big and I felt the bed was not super comfortable (too hard). The parking was just below the Hotel, but there is no direct stairway to it, only from the side of the Hotel (outside). The most disappointed experience was omelet I...

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JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The Commodore, responded to this review

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

Alton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I thought this hotel might have seen better days but we were really surprised at the service offered and the location, being 5 minutes only from the Waterfront. We wre really impressed by the staff and the quality of the food. We used it as the last stop after a month in SA and it was really great for that...

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JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The Commodore, responded to this review

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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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located at the Victoria & Alfred waterfront; panoramic views of Table Mountain & the Atlantic Ocean. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Commodore

Address: Portwood Rd | Portswood Square, V & A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: $181 - $426 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Commodore 4*
Number of rooms: 236
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Also Known As:
The Commodore Hotel Cape Town Central
Commodore Hotel Cape Town
Commodore Cape Town
The Commodore Cape Town, South Africa
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#20 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
#37 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#38 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#39 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#49 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
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“Would recommend a room overlooking the courtyard.”
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“Staff steals - do not come here”
kukster2016, 1 May 2017 | Read review
“if possible get the room overlooking the table mountain!”
vedicxtacy, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Did not have a view of Table Mountain - but this did not bother me - go outside if you want to see it!!”
Esti929, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
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