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Victoria & Alfred Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Banff
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Spent 5 days at this Hotel booked through BA. Confirmation said room with a view. I knew that the loft rooms only had velux Windows so had paid for the option. On checking in I asked if this was on the second floor(best views) and was told the loft rooms were on second floor( which is not the case) but...

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Edinburgh, Scotland
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Quite an expensive hotel but you get what you pay for. Could not have a more central location as all the action is on the Waterfront. The breakfast was fabulous and even fresh oysters were on the lavish buffet breakfast.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed for 5 nights in March during our 3 week holiday from the UK to South Africa. We can't fault the hotel as it is very comfortable, clean and in a great location on the Waterfront. The rooms are a good size (we had a Piazza view room) with a very comfortable bed. Breakfast was included in our rate...

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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The location is the best. You can go out at the waterfront at night. If you have a table mountain view room yo have a super view. You can walk 5 minutes to where the ferry to Robben island is leaving from. The rooms are modern and fresh with a big bathroom with tub and seperat shower and a seperat...

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This hotel is right on the busy waterfront - couldn't be better placed.Lots of bars and restaurants and shopping right on the doorstep. The hotel is very good value for money. Service is excellent, breakfast was plentiful and good quality. Didnt eat dinner here as there are so many choices around.Room was fine - we had a corner room overlooking...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We flew into Cape Town from Perth and chose the hotel from the Internet while sitting in the airport. Taxi to the hotel, wonderful greeting and a beautiful room. Plenty to see and do right next door for two or three days.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

V & A Hotel and Waterfront must be one of the best waterfront destinations in the world. The Hotel is an old converted coal store which has kept its old architectural charm but it has been updated to a modern level which allows for a very pleasant stay. The staff were very helpful and very attentive. The breakfast and restaurant...

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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My husband and I stayed here last year during Christmas and New Years. The Victoria & Alfred is where you want to stay. The room was nice and big, very clean. The staff are amazing and the loveliest people we have met. The hotel it is right in the middle of the Waterfront District. There are loads of restaurant close...

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed 3 x nights upon arrival from UK First impressions at check in were not perhaps as they should have been but we were then shown up to our 2nd floor piazza facing room (202) and the holiday began. Room was spacious (and well sound proofed) with excellent bathroom/shower (charlotte Reiss toiletries) Ideally situated for wandering around the V and...

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Llandudno, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an excellent stay in a loft room which was spacious with a modern bathroom. The staff were amazingly friendly and seemed to really enjoy their job. We did not have breakfast included in the room rate but the a la cartel selection included a good selection of freshly cooked options including toast and drinks for a very reasonable...

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  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Ginja Restaurant
Ginja Restaurant
Cuisines: Seafood, Contemporary
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  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This luxury hotel is perfectly situated in the heart of the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront.Framed by the ocean and Table Mountain, the elegance and luxury of the Victoria & Alfred Hotel is rivaled only by its relaxed atmosphere and warm personal service.With 94 spacious bedrooms - It’s the detail that gives the Victoria & Alfred Hotel its elegance, intimacy, romance and reputation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Victoria & Alfred Hotel

Address: On the Waterfront Pierhead, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: RM783 - RM1,821 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Victoria & Alfred Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 94
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Also Known As:
Victoria Alfred Cape Town
Victoria & Alfred Hotel Cape Town, South Africa
Hotel Style:
#11 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
#21 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#25 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#27 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#30 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
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“In the middle of the action”
Scouting-13, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a view.”
Grant D, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“View of the harbour is great”
Leatons, 18 May 2017 | Read review
“The rooms overlooking the waterfront have exceptional views”
bilvel, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“Choose a room facing Table Mountain, if possible.”
EugeneL30, 7 May 2017 | Read review
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