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V & A Marina Waterfront Accommodation

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We booked a one bedroom apartment on the V & A Waterfront and when arrived were allocated a two bedroomed apartment in the Helenslee block. These apartments overlooked the "island" where there were houses/suites belonging to the One and Only Hotel. The apartment was very clean, a maid came in every day, except Sunday. There was a bit of a...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spectacular and gives panoramic view of the docks for a wide range of boats. It is replete with a wide choice entertainment and restaurants. As a first time visitor to V&A waterfront I found it absolutely fascinating and would recommend it for anyone who visits CapeTown.

Thank OderoA
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 9 February 2017

V&A apartments are situated just few minutes walk from the Waterfront square with Cape wheel, shopping mall and plenty of restaurants. Apartments are specious and well equipped. We booked 3 bedroom apartment for 6 people and had everything we needed for 3 night stay. Apartments are in gated community with security. Staying in higher floor offers nice view at the...

Thank Maggie1508
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Rented an apartment for five nights, staying with my son's family and <1 yr old grandson. Well situated for all top tourist spots. Not the easiest place for using a buggy and the cot rental was on top of an already expensive rental apartment. The cot was not that great so would recommend taking a travel cot. Although there was...

Thank Helenmac12
Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Unlike others we found the check in procedure worked really well and Marco was really welcoming on arrival. The appartment was very spacious and well appointed and what a location. However the appartment was starting to look tired.

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peterborough, uk
Reviewed 17 January 2017

As too the plus this accommodation is great for the waterfront only 10 mins walk and feels very secure so no need to get in a car. Compare to local hotels the apartments are good value in my view for couples and even better for larger groups. Very quiet and peaceful. Minus is that interiors are showing their age. Kitchen...

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Lisburn, N.Ireland
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We stayed for 6 nights in our apartment in the Helenlees Block (arranged via Trailfinders Belfast). Checking in is never easy, especially after a 12 hour flight from London, but we were in our rooms after a couple of hours. Front of house staff were helpful especially Thiembe and Messi. Our apartment was cleaned daily except Sunday, which we knew...

Thank Damien1809
New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This is a second rate apt. complex with flashy exteriors. The a/c is often broken, the apts for rent have almost no kitchen amenities ( coffee maker, pots and pans) and the service is horrendous. We did not get the towels we asked for, nor were our linens changed as promised. While there are locks on every door, the security...

Thank ek59
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Stayed in Altmore Block in December. It was a 2 bedroom apartment with canal views. Very quiet and peaceful. Apartment was cleaned daily and staff where friendly. Arrived at main entrance and was re-directed to Bluff entrance which is where reception is for Home and Away. We arrived at about 5pm and a person from reception met us at the...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 23 December 2016

The big pluses are location, size of apartments and peaceful if you have young family members. The minuses range from poor time keeping of the homes from homes representative on check in, no introduction to apartment amenities or surrounding area, limited wifi which expired after one hour of usage, filthy carpets and curtains, poor air conditioning in bedrooms, no maid...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The V&A Marina Residential is located next to the V&A Waterfront shopping center and Cape Town Harbour. It offers luxurious self-catering apartments on the water's edge, either overlooking the lagoon or the canal waterways. Each apartment has been uniquely styled and furnished and includes a fully equipped kitchen, balcony and a comfortable lounge with a satellite TV. ... more   less 

Additional Information about V & A Marina Waterfront Accommodation

Address: 1 Dock Road | 8001, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: ₹ 15,382 - ₹ 23,301 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — V & A Marina Waterfront Accommodation 4*
Number of rooms: 21
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“higher floors offer waterfront and harbor views”
  • Harbor view
 of 5 bubbles Maggie1508, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Any of them would have great views”
 of 5 bubbles HalifaxDreamer, 22 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Avoid A block - busy roundabout at back”
 of 5 bubbles FastEddy5057, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Request view beforehand”
 of 5 bubbles JohnL9168HU, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had a room on the 2nd floor but am unable to say if others are better.”
 of 5 bubbles dav3com, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
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