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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Small room with a queen size bed with a small balcony that was not very comfortable. Staff is nice and helpful. There is a small swimming pool but in the shade... Air conditioning was difficult to understand.

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middle england
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was ideal for us, only eight rooms. Personal service, especially at breakfast, which was served until 11am every day. We had a balcony room, which gave us more freedom. The shower and toilet were OK, if a little tired. Dimming light switches were fiddly and the lead on the kettle was too short to connect to the nearest plug....

Thank opticook
y996d, Manager at The One 8 Hotel, responded to this review

Dear opticook, We are grateful for your positive comments and pleased you enjoyed your holiday, but we are very concerned about the accusation that staff took money from your room. Firstly the comment is contrary to what you told us during your stay when you asked reception if anyone had access to your locked safe as you thought you had...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very friendly and helpful staff in the reception area, who are happy to help with taxi bookings and directions to all activities, very comfortable and clean room and a good start to every day with a good breakfast with great service.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the service was always excellent. People at reception and kitchen were particularly helpful and nice, the breakfast, how clean the room was...excellent.I would really recommend this place. Having breakfast by the swimming pool or after having used the jacuzzi. Simply excellent

Thank José Emilio P
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Wonderful stay at this little Hotel. Eight rooms in total, spacious and really perfect for a getaway. Down for the sevens rugby and was perfectly located. Greeted with 'happy faces' and checked in with no trouble. Shown our room and everything explained to us. Breakfast was a treat - a menu which you could choose from and a lovely spread...

Thank DebbyJohannesburg
y996d, Manager at The One 8 Hotel, responded to this review

Dear DebbyJohannesburg, Thank you for a wonderful review of your stay at The One 8 hotel everyone here is happy that they could play their part in making your experience a memorable one. We do hope that you will stay with us when you visit Cape Town again. Warmest Regards Donald

Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Had a brilliant stay here. Arrived after a long flight and was so nice to come into this welcoming place. Very friendly and helpful team! Really nice place to relax in the city and enjoy the city at the same time. Room was just perfect!

Thank theresia k
y996d, Manager at The One 8 Hotel, responded to this review

Dear theresia k, Thank you for a lovely review of your experience at The One 8 Hotel and everyone here is thrilled that you they helped make your stay a memorable one. We hope that you will chose to stay with us again when next you visit our beautiful city. Warmest Regards Donald

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Stayed here a few months ago for one night for business. Looks exactly like pictures. Positives: Great central location. Room is spacious, clean, comfy bed, lots of cupboard space. Staff are very friendly and helpful. Breakfast is good. Negatives: room had just been painted so very strong smell of paint, should not have been allocated until smell gone. Aircon made...

Thank RosG101
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 26 December 2016

We stayed in the One 8 Back in November this year, the staff were the highlight of this lovely boutique hotel they went above and beyond to help, from ordering taxis to organising bigger trips, all their recommendations were first class. The rooms were clean and spacious the breakfast bar was well stocked. The location was ideal for our requirements...

Thank brucesue2016
y996d, Manager at The One 8 Hotel, responded to this review

Dear brucesue2016, Thank you for taking the time to write us a wonderful encouraging review. I will be sure to share it with the rest of the staff so that they can be inspired like I was to continue to do more for every one of our guest. We are happy that you found everything to your satisfaction and we...

Reviewed 18 December 2016

My wife and I visited Cape Town at the end of November 2016 at the start of a holiday in South Africa and stayed for two nights at the One8 Hotel. We are very happy to add to the number of positive reviews for this hotel. We found all staff to be very welcoming and highly efficient. The breakfast was...

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y996d, Manager at The One 8 Hotel, responded to this review

Dear DublinWoody, Thank you for taking the time to write us a wonderful review of your stay at The One 8 Hotel and we are pleased that we could assist in making your stay a most memorable one. We look forward to seeing you again when you next visit the mother city. Kindest Regards Donald

Skelmersdale, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Where do i start, This is the best hotel we have ever stayed in, its only small with 8 rooms 4 with balconies, we had room 2 ,which was beautiful, but this is what makes it so special, from the moment we walked into the lobby we were greeted by a big smile from Joshua who immediately made us feel...

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y996d, Manager at The One 8 Hotel, responded to this review

Dear susan_baker9, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a wonderful review of your very pleasant experience at The One 8 Hotel. We all here are thrilled that we could help in you having a most enjoyable holiday and we cant wait to host you again when you visit our beautiful city. I will be sure to...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Relax and enjoy the hospitality and atmosphere of this quality 4 star hotel. Located centrally in Cape Town, close to everywhere you will want to be. Great beaches, the famous V&A Waterfront, Table Mountain, De Waterkant vibrant gay village, trendy Kloof Street, fine restaurants, the financial district and the new stadium are all within walking distance or a short drive away. Facilities include a heated swimming pool, Jacuzzi, air-conditioning and secure parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The One 8 Hotel

Address: 18 Antrim Road | Three Anchor Bay, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: ₹ 4,839 - ₹ 11,829 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The One 8 Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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The One 8 Hotel Cape Town, South Africa
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#37 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
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“A balcony room is best. Make sure you lock your safe when you are out.”
 of 5 bubbles opticook, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
“rooms are huge, well noise insulated and clean”
 of 5 bubbles jos_emiliop, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Balcony rooms are very nice but the rooms with just a window are equally as nice and spacious”
 of 5 bubbles susan_baker9, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms have a balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles pmchugh5, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking garden especially good but others would be fine!”
 of 5 bubbles EggsEngland, 18 Feb 2016 | Read review
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