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Sebastopol, California
Reviewed 9 December 2013

Saw that someone was "disappointed." Hard to even imagine how someone could be disappointed with Cape Cadogan, and my wife and I have high standards The staff was all absolutely 100%, the accommodations lovely, and the location -- a bit away from the craziness at the waterfront, and the gated timeshares down there -- perfect. Absolutely would not hesitate to...

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DirkCJacobs, Assistant Operations Manager at Cape Cadogan, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. I am happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and I will be sure to pass on your kind words to our team - they will appreciate it very much! You are absolutely right in saying that we are not like any other hotel in Cape Town - we provide a...

Honiton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 November 2013

The communal areas of this boutique hotel are very pleasant and the staff that greeted us on arrival were excellent (Cemone and Cliff) but sadly not all the staff perform at this level and our room, in our opinion, was tired. On the positive side there is however a good chauffeur service to the V&A Waterfront. I have, since visiting,...

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Jisca J, General Manager at Cape Cadogan, responded to this review

Dear CustomerConsultant, Thank you for your previous correspondence and once again for your feedback. We truly apologize that your experience of the Cape Cadogan Hotel was not of the five-star standard which we strive to deliver. I can assure you this is not the norm; therefore we take any kind of constructive criticism very seriously. As I have mentioned we...

Edinburgh
Reviewed 30 November 2013

Stayed here between 16th and 19th Nov 2013 and it was a very pleasant stay. The room was a little small but that is only too be expected in a large city. However the room was very nicely appointed. The staff are what make the difference in that they are all extremely friendly and very helpful with ideas and suggestions...

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DirkCJacobs, Assistant Operations Manager at Cape Cadogan, responded to this review

Thank you for the review! I am glad that you experienced our service as personal as this is our aim with each stay here at Cape Cadogan. The rooms in the building are all very different from each other since it was originally a private home and the sizes of the rooms vary as well. I am pleased to hear...

Chichester, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 November 2013

This hotel was chosen for us by our tour operator to begin our Golden Wedding trip to South Africa and they could not have made a better choice. I do not think we have ever had such attentive service - all of the staff were so keen to ensure that we had a truly memorable stay in a hotel of...

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DirkCJacobs, Assistant Operations Manager at Cape Cadogan, responded to this review

Thank you for this wonderful review. It was a pleasure hosting you at Cape Cadogan for your anniversary and I will pass on your kind words to the team. I hope that you will return for your next anniversary! We try to make each stay as unique as possible by providing personal service - I am glad that you experienced...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 November 2013

A wonderfully relaxing 4 night stay following our Botswana safari. Room well appointed, breakfast in the garden was a delight. The friendly staff were happy to book restaurants and excursions for us as well as reservations for our next stay in Stellenbosch. Would definitely recommend it, only short cab ride from the waterfront bars and restaurants and a 5 minute...

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DirkCJacobs, Assistant Operations Manager at Cape Cadogan, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the wonderful review and the kind words. I will be sure to pass your comments onto the teams here at Cape Cadogan! I hope to welcome you back soon - our home is your home! Best Regards, Dirk Jacobs

Horley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 November 2013

This is a beautiful and elegant small hotel that still feels a lot like a family home. Friendly attentive staff, a lovely spacious room and excellent breakfasts all added up to a superb three night stay. It's also in a pleasant, safe location within about 15/20 minutes walk or 5 minute taxi ride to waterfront and main sightseeing areas.

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DirkCJacobs, Assistant Operations Manager at Cape Cadogan, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the wonderful review and thank you for staying with us. We are indeed located in the best part of the city and within walking distance of major attractions. We hope to welcome you back to Cape Cadogan soon! Regards, Dirk Jacobs

Rangeley, Maine
Reviewed 6 November 2013

There are no complaints regarding this exceptional boutique hotel, a former private home. The staff was nothing short of accommodating and service oriented; the details in the dining room, the food presentation and its taste, and the coffee were delicious in taste and to the eye. But our bedroom, No. 3, was covetous. We slept without interruption in beds and...

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DirkCJacobs, Assistant Operations Manager at Cape Cadogan, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the fabulous review! It was a pleasure having you stay with us. We try to make each stay as comfortable as possible. The kitchen team will be thrilled at your comments about breakfast – thank you! I am happy to hear that you enjoyed staying in room 3 - and lounging in the bathtub! Looking...

Utrecht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 6 November 2013

Cape Cadogan is a beautiful place to stay in Cape Town. We had the presidential suite and that really felt as a home. With our own terrace and pool and inside a living room with a nice fireplace. The breakfast is excellent with homemade bread and lovely other things. The location is also very good. It's safe to walk to...

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DirkCJacobs, Assistant Operations Manager at Cape Cadogan, responded to this review

Thank you for the review and thank you for staying with us. It was truly a pleasure hosting you in our Suite and I am glad that the team members made you feel like you were at home. I am looking forward to your next visits to Cape Cadogan - our home is your home. Best Regards, Dirk Jacobs

Marietta, Georgia
Reviewed 5 November 2013

Everything was right about this boutique property. I loved it, I felt very comfortable here from the bedding and the little warmers under the down comforters to the design, staff and food. The neighborhood was safe, we walked to dinner and felt safe. The bathroom was modern and the towels fluffy. I loved sitting downstairs by the fire and reading....

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DirkCJacobs, Assistant Operations Manager at Cape Cadogan, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the review! We pride ourselves in our attention to detail and giving our guests a unique experience. I am glad that we could make your first trip to Cape Town authentic and memorable. Thank you for visiting and I hope to welcome you back to Cape Cadogan. Best Regards, Dirk Jacobs

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2013

From the moment we arrived the staff at the hotel made our first experience of South Africa one of exceptional friendliness and service. The location is excellent and as two females we felt safe walking between the hotel and the long street both day and night.

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DirkCJacobs, Assistant OPerations Manager at Cape Cadogan, responded to this review

Dear Sarah, Thank you for the great review! It was a pleasure hosting you at Cape Cadogan - I hope that you will visit again soon. Best Regards, Dirk

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Offering a rare combination of historic exteriors with classic modern bohemian interiors, it was ‘Victorianised’ in 1912 and declared a National Monument in 1984. Its charm and character is matched with its desirable location amongst the popular restaurants, street cafes and stylish boutique shops of Kloof Street, the heart of Cape Town. More Cape Cadogan is owned and managed by the More Hotels Private Collection. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cape Cadogan

Address: 5 Upper Union Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central > City Bowl
Price Range: RM901 - RM1,740 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Cape Cadogan 4.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
The Cape Cadogan Hotel Cape Town Central
The Cape Town Cadogan
The Hotel Cape Town
Cape Cadogan Cape Town, South Africa
Hotel Style:
#12 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#17 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#26 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
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“Second floor is quieter, more private.”
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“We were in room 7. We enjoyed the balcony”
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