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Dock House Boutique Hotel

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Gloucester
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Many reviews have commented favourably on the the standards offered by this excellent hotel. I endorse them all but for me, the stand out feature of our recent stay to celebrate my wife's birthday were the many personal touches, large and small that made the occasion one that we will truly remember. Michelle Flourie and her team provided a level...

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Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is not easy to find as it is tucked away on the top of the small hill above the Waterfront and in amongst several other hotels. It is in fact only 2 minutes walk from the Waterfront and the Ferris Wheel. The building used to be the Harbour Master's house and is built in the colonial style with...

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cheshire
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is in a wonderful location , a couple of minutes walk from the V & A waterfront, stunning views of Table Mountain. All the public rooms and bedrooms have been designed by an interior designer and are beautiful. Each bedroom/suite is different. The hotel is part of a group of three close by and guests can eat breakfast...

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Princes Risborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Dock House is one of the best hotels we have stayed in. As S.K.I.s (spending the kids inheritance) we holiday quite a lot so know what we want from a hotel, Dock House supplies everything with great service -great staff - superb rooms, we were in room 5 and it was fully equipped, room safe - beautiful big bathroom...

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sheffield UK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved our time here. This beautiful hotel is very close to the Waterfront but set in lovely gardens behind a high wall which screens out almost all noise. Our room, 2, opened onto the lawns and pool area and was spacious and comfortable. The staff are very friendly and helpful and gave a warm yet efficient welcome on arrival,...

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Leyburn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

It's a bit like going back in time I suppose, colonial Britain or the time of the Raj or at least perceptions of it because the care everybody goes to make sure you are looked after is unbelievable. It's not in a subservient way, just good manners and lots of attention to detail. Nothing seems to be too much trouble...

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Reviewed 8 February 2017

This property has absolutely no security. The location is great but the fact that anyone off the street can walk onto the property is absurd for such a crime ridden city. we stayed over the new year holiday for our honeymoon and had a valuable watch stolen from a bag. the hotel did absolutely NOTHING for us aside from running...

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Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 29 January 2017

This guesthouse/hotel is perfectly located across the street from the waterfront, but as soon as you into it's sheltered garden you have the all the benefits of a secluded hideout. The staff was ultra-friendly and arranges everything that we needed. If you are looking for a B&B style hotel near the waterfront, I can highly recommend.

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Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

The start of my retirement holiday. Loved every second and only wish I had the energy to fully enjoy the vibrant and happy atmosphere of the V & A Cape Town. This Hotel was my convenient and comfortable sanctuary when I could not. Full marks on comfort and helpful staff. Michelle and her happy and helpful team could not have...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Dear Michelle, I can not thank you enough for your assistance in the run up to my son's wedding. All your staff were extremely helpful attending to our every need. However the highlight for our visit was the dinner in the grounds of the Dock House where you foresaw the weakness in the staffing of our caterer and jumped to...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Cape Town address that is suited perfectly to your needs. Dock House Boutique Hotel & Spa is a unique and opulent jewel in the crown of Cape Town's glamorous, world-famous Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, offering discerning guests, visiting dignitaries and celebrities exclusive accommodation and personalised yet unobtrusive butler-style service in an excellent world-class setting. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dock House Boutique Hotel

Address: Portswood Close, Portswood Ridge | Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: RM1,568 - RM2,949 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Dock House Boutique Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 5
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Also Known As:
Dock House Hotel Cape Town Central
Dock House Boutique Hotel Cape Town, South Africa
Hotel Style:
#19 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#22 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
#48 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
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“The pool and garden is open to use by the sister hotels but it doesn't feel as if it is well advertised as it was never crowded.”
 of 5 bubbles RHofBath, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Request a room overlooking the gardens”
 of 5 bubbles cocoCheshire, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“One of the upper suites. Room 5 excellent”
 of 5 bubbles 907ChrisB, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Use the safe because your belongings are not safe.”
 of 5 bubbles stephaniek634, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 5 has the best view of the waterfront”
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 of 5 bubbles CDJ009469, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
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