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London
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

This is a fantastic choice for solos or couples visiting Cape Town. I paid R800 per night and was given a 14th floor room with a panoramic view of Table Mountain. My room was incredibly dated, sort of a 1970s time warp, with dents and scratches everywhere, but it didn't matter - linen and towels were clean, the room was...

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South Africa
Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

My family often stays here when they visit in Cape Town. The location is so central, the shopping mall downstairs is great for buying groceries for self catering (open til late), or grabbing a meal. Free parking, and easy check in. The hotels is well services. The rooms are old, and could really do with an update but that's just...

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2Thank SouthAfricaLilly4
los angeles
Reviewed 4 December 2015

I found this hotel online and booked it because it was centrally located and very affordable. I was amazed and delighted to find this high rise a spacious apartment, fully equipped, immaculately clean right in the heart of the city. Perfect for a long stay as it came with a full kitchen and was located in the heart of a...

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3Thank bettef_9
Richards Bay, South Africa
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

Pros. Food market & shopping mall just next to your door.. Excellent view Supportive staff Value for money. Free parking plus sufficient parking... Points for improvements:_ Night time main gate security After hrs support No visible Security cameras

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 October 2015 via mobile

I hated my time at the place. This elderly lady at the front desk was rude and went I tried to get a refund after having to leave, their attitude was appalling. It was really noisy as the wind rattles all of the old window fittings. I had to place folded bits of card to try and cushion fittings and...

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1Thank M M
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Wow this place is very affordable and made my stay in cape town very pleasant for the past 2 months! The holiday apartments are located inside the mall so everything you need is downstairs! 5minute walk into Trendy Longstreet. Everything is pretty close by and I didn't have any difficulties accessing any resources as Gardens Center is centrally located. The...

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Kyle D, Public Relations Manager at Gardens Centre Holiday Apartments, responded to this review

Hi Tanya Many thanks for taking the time to write a review. Our guests really do love the location, it's difficult to be more central, safe and have the convenience of an upmarket shopping centre directly below you :) We will be sure to commend Elizma and Aniki for making your stay a pleasant one. We most certainly look forward...

Sao Paulo, Brazil
Reviewed 6 June 2015

The property runs on a very limited service, thus prices are lower. The positive spin is that once expectations are set you can experience entering an apartment straight from 1980 (or the 70s?) and yet functional, clean, very spacious and with a magnificent view to Table Mountain, in a building where there seems to be a mix of locals and...

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Reviewed 28 May 2015 via mobile

Excellent location. Front staff combination of Aniki and Elisma is awesome, very friendly and know their product. I would recommend them over and over again to any family visit in and around Cape Town

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 8 April 2015

This is my second time staying at the Gardens Centre Holiday Apartments- and it was a good experience. I would recommend it for visitors wanted good value for money in a very central location in Cape Town. There are a number of reasons why its is well priced- the apartments are rather old fashioned they look like they are from...

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johannesburg
Reviewed 31 March 2015

I was in two minds about this review because of the disastrous start to our holiday. My 3-year old daughter and I arrived after 4pm on Saturday, 21 March 2015. I knew that I'd have to go to the building security offices to fetch the key to the apartment and having done that, went up to the fifth floor, found...

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  • Kitchenette
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Garden Centre Holiday Apartments boasts affordable self-catering accommodation in the heart of Cape Town's City Bowl. Ideal for both business and leisure travellers, guests can enjoy easy access to major city attractions and conference venues. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gardens Centre Holiday Apartments

Address: Mill Street Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central > City Bowl
Price Range: RM191 - RM320 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Gardens Centre Holiday Apartments 3*
Number of rooms: 45
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“While the view of Table Mountain is magnificent, be warned that you will not be able to sleep when the Southeaster wind blows.”
 of 5 bubbles DemyanCpt, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Table Mtn view was extraordinary”
 of 5 bubbles tome227, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Inspect rooms first before making a reservation.”
 of 5 bubbles hesmith2016, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a rom on the upper floors.”
 of 5 bubbles 232jos, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All the views are stunning, with some looking onto the harbour in the distance and others looking onto the mountain.”
 of 5 bubbles gee368, 26 Mar 2016 | Read review
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