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    The PortsWood

    PortsWood Road, PortsWood Square | V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8002, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent34%
    • Very good47%
    • Average13%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    “great location” (133 reviews)
    “sister hotel” (25 reviews)
    “minute walk” (25 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 26 July 2016

    Excellent location, within walking distance of the Victoria & Alfred waterfront and all the restaurants and shopping in that area. The standard room is a good size with good amenities, but water pressure in the shower could be better. The variety of foods at breakfast...More

    Thank CJLetsGo
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 11 August 2016

    Dear Valued Guest We have noted your comments which has been raised with the Head of Department/s in order to ensure that corrective and remedial action is implemented. Please be assured that this is not the Standard of Service we pride ourselves in, and it...More

    Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

    A real classic VIP treatment, beginning with an airport transfer. The chauffeur was very polite and dignified. At the hotel, we were made to feel very special, with all staff levels constantly checking up on us. Within a walking distance to V&A Waterfront. I will...More

    Thank Sam M
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 11 August 2016

    Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback and kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back sooner rather than later. Muneeb Eksteen Guest Relations Department

    Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

    As others have said the location is perfect, however on the map it still looks a good walk away especially if you want to get to the clock tower area. Be assured it is a 3 minute walk to the Ferris wheel and the clock...More

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    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 11 August 2016

    Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback and kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back sooner rather than later. Muneeb Eksteen Guest Relations Department

    Reviewed 23 July 2016

    It was our 50th wedding anniversary and we were booked into a standard room, we found this a bit small but comfortable but when the lady at the desk found out we were celebrating our 50th anniversary she upgraded our room free of charge. This...More

    Thank Carol B
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 11 August 2016

    Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback and kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back sooner rather than later. HAPPY ANNIVERSARY once again. Muneeb Eksteen Guest Relations...More

    Reviewed 22 July 2016

    Spent several days here enjoying and visiting the Cape area. Beautiful hotel! The service was amazing! From the extensive breakfast, the waitstaff and nightly turn down service, I was thoroughly spoiled by the end of my stay here. I even fell ill one of the...More

    Thank SuitcaseGuru
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The PortsWoodResponded 11 August 2016

    Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback and kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back sooner rather than later. Muneeb Eksteen Guest Relations Department

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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$223 - US$358 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #41 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #46 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #46 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 102
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    Response from LeprekonVi | Reviewed this property |
    Belthazar and Willoughby - depending if you prefer meat or fish. But all the places in the Waterfront are excellent- don't eat in the hotel - walk a bit!
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    19 January 2017|
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    Response from IowaCityMD | Reviewed this property |
    No the area is not gated. We walked frequently to and from V and A wharf without fear. We were always in a group of 4. But it felt very safe.
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    "We changed rooms to have a walk in shower and we were near where the cars and buses drive in and they did not..."
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    "If visiting Ribbon Island then this is the hotel to stay"
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    "Our king suites were large, bright and quiet - overlooking the pool courtyard."
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