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Reviewed 25 September 2013

Hotel staff are incredibly nice and helpful, they are not just "available" to help but they are always proactive in trying to make their guests' experience very special. Rooms are very comfortable and the hotel has a "house" feel, we truly enjoyed our stay and warmly recommend it

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Dirk J, Assistant Operations Manager at Cape Cadogan, responded to this review

Dear Fabio, Thank you for taking the time to rate us on Trip Advisor. We really enjoy reading about our guests experience and I hope that we will see you again soon! Best Regards, Dirk Jacobs

Reviewed 12 September 2013

Second visit here in two years and cannot say anything bad about the hotel. We had room 8 which is upstairs and has a small balcony with views of table mountain. The room and bathroom were extremely spacious and very comfortable and the location of the hotel is superb for a wide variety of restaurants within easy walking distance. All...

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Dirk J, Assistant Operations Manager at Cape Cadogan, responded to this review

It is always a pleasure to welcome guests back to Cape Cadogan! Thank you for the great review, Cemone is indeed a ray of sunshine and I will pass these kind words on to her. I hope to welcome you back to Cape Cadogan in the future. Kind Regards, Dirk Jacobs

Reviewed 10 September 2013

This small boutique hotel was perfect for our Cape Town stay. The building is beautiful, but the staff sets this hotel apart from many of the others at which we have stayed. They were friendly and helpful without being intrusive. The hotel is in a good location – away from the tourist crush but with convenient access to the major...

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 5 September 2013

Hotel staff are very helpful, attention to detail is exceptional,breakfast was delicious, rooms are big and the the main lounge area has a fire and canapes are served each night. A shuttle runs to the V&A waterfront and there are many restaurants to within safe walking distance for dinner. We stayed 4 nights in August 2013 just wonderful

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Tavistock, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 27 August 2013

We stayed at The Cape Cadogan while touring South Africa and were delighted with it. It was our home while in Capetown and has a great location. Just a few steps away you can see Tabletop Mountain. There was a wonderful lounge to have drinks with our friends before setting off during the evening. The outdoor dining for breakfast was...

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Reviewed 18 August 2013

I spent four nights at The Cape Cadogan Hotel during May, 2013. It is a beautiful property that is well run and provides lovely service to travellers needing a home away from home. I had a deluxe room that offered plenty of space for the in-room therapist who gave me some beauty treatments during my stay. I was very happy...

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 13 August 2013

My wife and stayed here after reading some of the reviews. I can't really say anything bad about it. It was a good value for the money and we loved the area we were in. The staff were very friendly and helpful. We loved the breakfast and the room we stayed in had just been redone. I would definitely recommend...

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new york, new york
Reviewed 12 August 2013

We stayed at the Cape Cadogan for two nights during our honeymoon in South Africa. It was a beautiful hotel with very friendly service. We really enjoyed the port and sherry before dinner by the fire and the very plentiful breakfast each morning. We had the upstairs room with the little balcony. The room was spacious, with a great big...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 6 August 2013 via mobile

An amazing hotel. Great location. Great breakfast. Rooms fit for a king. Service and friendliness fantastic. Home away from home. Comfortable luxury. Simone at front desk was charming and so helpful and eager to please. The ambiance was alluring. Perfect paradise in Cape Town

Thank kevin b
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 August 2013

We stayed here at the start of our honeymoon and this was our base for exploring Cape Town. It was a lovely spot. Friendly, but not in your face, clean, spacious room with huge bath. It was easy to travel to and from the waterfront in the free hotel taxi and the area it is in has some trendy cafes...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Offering a rare combination of historic exteriors with classic modern bohemian interiors, it was ‘Victorianised’ in 1912 and declared a National Monument in 1984. Its charm and character is matched with its desirable location amongst the popular restaurants, street cafes and stylish boutique shops of Kloof Street, the heart of Cape Town. More Cape Cadogan is owned and managed by the More Hotels Private Collection. ... more   less 

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Address: 5 Upper Union Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central > City Bowl
Price Range: $266 - $501 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Cape Cadogan 4.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
The Cape Cadogan Hotel Cape Town Central
The Cape Town Cadogan
The Hotel Cape Town
Cape Cadogan Cape Town, South Africa
Hotel Style:
#12 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#17 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#26 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
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“Second floor is quieter, more private.”
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“Do not get room number 5.”
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“We were in room 7. We enjoyed the balcony”
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“views all around - we had room 7 which was at the front, but quiet”
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