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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed two nights, travelling with our two children (4 and 2 years old). The location is fantastic, right on the beach. Our son loved playing in the sand dunes whilst we enjoyed watching the Kite Surfers and the view of Table Mountain in the distance. This alone made us want to return towards the end of our trip. The...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed here for 3 days in one of the cabanas. The views of the mountain and the sea were amazing. The walks along the beach we refreshing. I would recommend this place any day. I can't wait to go back in summer! Kudos to the staff for the excellent and friendly service

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Lagos, Nigeria
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for 3 nights , everything you need is here or very close by.I stayed in a cabana , nice , needs a revamp on softs and furniture.The staff , front desk , waiters from adjacent restaurant and reservations was great to interact with.I will stay here again and hopefully the sea view rooms are available then.Well done to...

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Lee-Anne S, Director of Sales at Dolphin Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Gerald, thanks so much for the great review. We appreciate the positive feedback about our team - we are very proud of the people in our business and the way they treat our guests. You will also be pleased to know that we will be undergoing upgrades during 2017, so next time you visit us, your stay will be...

Benoni, South Africa
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Just 15 min from the CBD; great location overlooking table mountain and robben island; quiet beaches and just awesome. The rooms are good and the cabanas are great. We loved it!!! Very good for people doing self drives; safe parking and lots of restaurants near by.

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Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Great value for money, friendly service, and the most stunning views. Great option for private or business travel. The staff are incredibly friendly and accommodating. Unit are currently being refurbished.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Paid premium price over New Year period for dated accommodation - price did not match the quality - The decor was classic 1990s apricot. The furniture and fittings were chipped, damaged, uncomfortable, missing or broken. There was no air conditioning and the cabana was stuffy. The fan in the bedroom sparked when turned on and off. The bedroom fans were...

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Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Went there in October stayed 5 nights was the worst stay ever, it was hot and the room was humid like I was suffocating got the lagoon facing room, when night time came there were mosquitoes in the room I couldn't sleep had to open the fan mind you I have sinuses woke up in the morning my nose was...

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Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

As a resident of cape Town it would be nice to have the "holiday" experience but sadly most of the hotel bars and pools are exclusively for paying guest. Would have enjoyed a pool side cocktail to cut through the summer heat.

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Reviewed 26 December 2016

This is regarding poor service at your Hotel at Bakkhali. Inspite of full payment in advance well before, we are provided with poor quality rooms on 23.12.16. The rooms were suffocating and without any Geysers in the rooms. We booked 5 rooms and three of them were AC rooms in 1st floor which were really pathetic. Even the AC units...

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Stayed at The Dolphin Beach hotel for 7 days and enjoyed every minute! Staff professional and rooms spacious, clean and neat. Rooms provide for self catering. Security is excellent and feel indeed safe day and night. The beach is a stone trough away which makes early morning walks on the beach very pleasant. Hotel swimming pool is excellently located in...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated only 10 minutes from the CBD of Cape Town and 20 Minutes from the International Airport, the hotel is ideally situated in Table View near the business areas of Montague Gardens, Kilarney Gardens, Atlantis & Milnerton. The business traveller will enjoy the spacious apartments with magnificent ocean views, wireless internet & room service. One of Cape Town’s top restaurants, the Blowfish offers buffet breakfast, an a la Carte lunch & dinner menu and a sushi bar. The hotel is close to excellent restaurants, nightlife venues and pubs.Perched on an endless stretch of powdery white beach, with views of Table Mountain & Robben Island across the bay, the hotel offers spacious self catering suites and beachfront Cabanas with direct access onto the beach. The hotel is close to excellent restaurants, nightlife venues and pubs. Besides all the activities on the beach, the hotel is perfectly situated for exploring the greater Cape Town region. A10 minute drive in any direction will take you to the V&A Waterfront & Two Oceans Aquarium or Canal Walk & Retunga Junction Theme Park or Big Bay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dolphin Beach Hotel

Address: No 1 Dolphin Beach | Marine Drive, Table View 7441, South Africa (Formerly Protea Hotel Dolphin Beach)
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Table View
Price Range: RM462 - RM880 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Dolphin Beach Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 38
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“Get a room with a beach/Table Mountain view. We overlooked the lagoon, but wished we had been on the other side.”
 of 5 bubbles mjmorrow, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Great staff.”
 of 5 bubbles GeraldG729, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“all rooms and cabanas have good views of the beach and mountain... upper rooms have better views”
 of 5 bubbles southernjourneys2016, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Sea Facing Rooms”
 of 5 bubbles hugot790, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Apartments are ideal for direct beach access”
 of 5 bubbles davidhL7370PM, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
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