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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked this through Trailfinders. Great place with lovely spacious rooms (an appartment really with lounge open-dining kitchen area. Huge bed, big ensuite bathroom & a separate guest toilet. The staff were friendly & helpful. You have you own balcony with stunning views of Camps Bay & Lions Head mountain. There's also a lovely infinity pool. Downsides - the Wifi...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just the right tonic after a hard days work.. Ideal to come home to after work or even as a greta holiday venue. Close to all the major attractions and always against the tradfiic, the accomodation is luxurious and spacious. Really special and affordable.

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Hermanus, South Africa
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Stayed at The Crystal Apartments in Camps Bay, Cape Town. The apartment is well appointed and conveniently located close to beaches and restaurants. We absolutely loved the fantastic view. I could sit on that veranda for a week and not get tired of the view. I would recommend that you use a taxi once you have parked your car in...

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Canton of Schwyz, Switzerland
Reviewed 30 November 2016

we were very impressed with our apartment 201 and especially the view over camps bay. Although the reception is in the underground garage and a bit of a hassle to get to the staff were very helpful. The wifi is not good from the apartment but we bought vouchers (not expensive) and was then perfect, better than sitting in the...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We had a two bed apartment, with views to table mountain and lion head, easy access to main dining, shopping area. The apartment was two floors (one master ensuite downstairs , plus guest powder room and another king bed plus bathroom Upstairs) and was quite lux! We slept well and felt like a local They did come by and clean...

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Alberton, South Africa
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

To make it short I can confirm the lack of service and attention at that place. I had the same experience with the reception. To stay and sleep there was not vet pleasant especially if you look what they charge. - Duvets are upside down - cleaning cloth lays for the whole duration on the lounges chair ( no wonder...

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Donegal, Ireland
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for one night and had a pretty badly serviced experience. The reception closes at 6 and as our flight got in after this we had to find the caretaker to get keys. There is no wifi in the room. You can pay (expensively) for some But it was not working so we had an unpleasant 30 mins...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Nicely tucked up the hillside away from hustle and bustle. We has one bedroom luxury apartment on ground floor which meant we had our own outdoor space to sit down and soak of the sun on the shared lawn with a small private patio. Apartment was very comfy and decorated well. The bed was incredibly comfy. Good secure parking. Only...

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Staines, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 November 2016

A luxury appartment with sea views and a couple of minutes from Camps Bay via taxi ( uber 3 rand and from sea front 5) 30 minute walk at an easy pace, which makes it an ideal quiet location. The appartment was fully equiped, pots, pans, coffee machine, washing machine and tumble dryer. Both bedrooms were en suite with a...

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Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

I visited these apartments a week ago during our trip to Cape Town. The rooms are very stylishly appointed and we were treated to a corner loft with an abundance of space. The reception was very disappointing, looked quite dodgy in the car park. Quite a contrast to the rest of the building. It took us at least 10min to...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Panoramic views of the Atlantic and spectacular sunsets are the order at The Crystal, architecturally stunning apartments in one of the world's premier scenic settings. With easy access in and out of Camps Bay, these luxurious, fully serviced apartments afford a choice of outstanding accommodation from modern studio and two-bedroom apartments through to captivating loft and three bedroom apartments, all well-appointed and designed for the ultimate in comfort and style. Two swimming pools on an expansive terrace provide refreshing dips and sun-soaked relaxation while contemplating the delights of splendid ocean views. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Crystal

Address: 35 Medburn Road, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Camps Bay
Price Range: RM638 - RM1,334 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Crystal 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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“I would recommend rooms 201 202 301 302”
 of 5 bubbles northumbrian2015, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“This is a 2 bedroom luxury appartment so cost is slightly higher than mid range.”
 of 5 bubbles dav3com, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All apartments have sea view.”
 of 5 bubbles Malloy2016, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Don't go there if you need to do any internet or emails - system is too slow”
 of 5 bubbles deborahtT1109DZ, 21 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the ground floor mean easy access to the Pools, those higher up are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles Join8, 9 Mar 2016 | Read review
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