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Victoria & Alfred Hotel

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Ratings and reviews
Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“loft room”(90 reviews)
“oysters”(86 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Free Breakfast
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Concierge
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre
Dry Cleaning
4 Star Hotel
History and modern luxury merge to create ageless beauty at the Victoria & Alfred Hotel, which was built in 1904 as the North Quay Warehouse. This iconic establishment was named after Queen Victoria and her son, Prince Alfred who played an intrinsic role in the establishment of the...
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Location and contact
On the Waterfront Pierhead, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
18 km to Cape Town Intl Airport
90 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
0.3 km from Two Oceans Aquarium
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Well done to the staff at V&A Hotel for making our stay in Cape Town pleasurable. The team was ever willing to go out of their way to help us at every turn and always came up with answers and suggestions to our queries. The...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This hotel is in an ideal spot. Great views and very clean rooms. The loft rooms took a little bit of getting used to for me as an American, but the bathrooms were spacious and and everything was very clean. The staff is very nice...More

Thank Ethan W
Response from Andy_Nold, General Manager at Victoria & Alfred HotelResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time and trouble to review our hotel and for your positive comments about our team and unique breakfast offering, these are just as if not more important that our fantastic location. Please do visit is again in the not too...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed for 4 nights in July and loved it . This is a class hotel in a fantastic location . Breakfast was awesome and the Bar & Restaurant was very well priced for a 5* Hotel . Our room on the first floor looked out...More

Thank bigwilie_4163l
Response from Andy_Nold, General Manager at Victoria & Alfred HotelResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your positive review of the V&A Hotel and we are pleased that you enjoyed your 4 nights with us with particular reference to our our unique food and beverage offerings as well. We are proud of our team and look forward to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The biggest plus for this hotel is its great location, right by the waterfront and close to the food market, hop on hop off office and a wide range of restaurants and shops. The spread at breakfast is good, and the hot items were delicious....More

Thank Clairenwl
Response from Andy_Nold, General Manager at Victoria & Alfred HotelResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review of the V&A Hotel and your constructive comments. These will be addressed as this is most definitely our usual standard of food and service. Please visit us again when next in Cape Town so we can prove to you that...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Victoria and Alfred Hotel in June and had a fantastic time. The location was perfect and there are excellent views from the dining area and rooms (depending on the type of room you book, of course). The breakfast was great and...More

Thank Manishka M
Response from Andy_Nold, General Manager at Victoria & Alfred HotelResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your positive review of the V&A Hotel, we are please that you enjoyed our unique breakfast offering and service with majestic Table Mountain as the backdrop overlooking the working harbour. Please do visit us again in the not too distant future when...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Wheelchair Access
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$155 - US$439 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#13 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
#15 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#27 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#28 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#29 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$155 - US$439 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#13 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
#15 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#27 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#28 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#29 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Denver_NCWanderlust
11 June 2018|
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Response from dejm106 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed on the city waterfront view side right at the nosiest end and although there was noise it cleared up at about 9pm. The noise up until then was very pleasant. It was soft African music from street singers who were... More
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Sujeki
2 February 2018|
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Response from dejm106 | Reviewed this property |
Normal saving water precautions are in place. Cape Town has now connected into a nearby aquifer which is supplying 5m litres of water and they have also taken delivery of an desalination plant with another 5m litres per day... More
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Dale S
4 May 2017|
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Response from Allison K | Reviewed this property |
The hotel should be able to do your laundry for you. On the Queen Elizabeth ship there was a laundry room on each deck with washing machines, tumble dryers, ironing board and iron. Or you could fill a bag and the cabin... More
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Room Tips
"Pick a room with a Table Mountain view (corner rooms have lots of windows and light)"
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"loft rooms have no view"
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"ask for a room with marina and Table Mountain view. Have an afternoon tea."
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"go for one with the big windows and view"
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