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    The Commodore

    Portwood Rd | Portswood Square, V & A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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          Overview
          • Excellent35%
          • Very good49%
          • Average12%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “great location” (191 reviews)
          “travel desk” (36 reviews)
          Free Wifi
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          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
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          Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

          We stayed as a family we had before Christmas. including our little daughter had so much fun. We made breakfast in the garden was very nice. Let's say a good choice if you are close to the waterfront. very nice terrace and two-bedroom suites But...More

          Thank igkaradol
          Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The CommodoreResponded 12 February 2016

          Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback and kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back sooner rather than later. Nabila Ebrahim Guest Relations Officer Commodore Hotel

          Reviewed 3 January 2016

          Both the hotel and the staff could do with updating. On the plus side, the location is excellent and the breakfasts are brilliant. Muneeb, from Customer Relations was very good and helpful, but overall the staff training seems lacking. The concierge told us the wrong...More

          Thank Selati
          Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The CommodoreResponded 12 February 2016

          Dear Guest We have noted your comments which has been raised with the Head of Departments in order to ensure that corrective action is implemented. Please be assured that this is not the Standard of Service we at The Commodore Hotel pride ourselves in, and...More

          Reviewed 28 December 2015

          Poor communication between management, front desk and housekeeping. Walking In our room at 15.00 in afternoon on our second day at Hotel after day of shopping at V&A , and finding 3 guys totally dismantled our WORKING AIRCON was just the last straw. The 1st...More

          1  Thank elisbie k
          Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The CommodoreResponded 12 February 2016

          Dear Guest We have noted your comments which has been raised with the Head of Departments. Please be assured that this is not the Standard of Service we at The Commodore Hotel pride ourselves in, and it is hoped that this incident does not tarnish...More

          Reviewed 26 December 2015

          The Commodore was an excellent home-base in Cape Town. The location on the V&A Waterfront is perfect for tourists of all types (plenty of fantastic restaurants and key sights within walking distance and easy to find cabs). Breakfast buffet was excellent (excellent croissants and service)....More

          Thank SLEH50
          Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The CommodoreResponded 12 February 2016

          Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback and kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back sooner rather than later. Nabila Ebrahim Guest Relations Officer Commodore Hotel

          Reviewed 21 December 2015

          We stayed a few nights at The Commodore, for the price we paid i felt that the rooms were a bit small, though the magnificent view of Table Mountain and the V&A Waterfront made up for it. Service was top notch and breakfast was delicious....More

          Thank Nizaama
          Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The CommodoreResponded 29 December 2015

          Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback and kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back sooner rather than later. Muneeb Eksteen Guest Relations Officer Commodore Hotel

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          • Business Centre with Internet Access
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          Oxbowlake
          Can you schedule tours for day trips?
          2 February 2017|
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          Response from Degs7015 | Reviewed this property |
          The hotel can arrange for you but you can book some yourself near by such as the jump on/ jump off bus tours and the boat tour to Robbins Island. The hotel will give you directions to both of these which are a short walk... More
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          Gracie02
          What is the parking charge for this hotel (Commodore, Capetown). One guest quoted 75 ZAR for 4 nights which seems OK where as one guest quoted charge as excessive
          15 December 2016|
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          Response from Rich M | Reviewed this property |
          Sorry, I'm unsure about the parking as we didn't have a private car during our stay. When I stayed there, there was a parking space beside the hotel then saw one car with broken windshield because something fell on his car... More
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          Nick L
          Is there a car park at the hotel
          6 October 2016|
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          Response from Nicola P | Reviewed this property |
          yes, there's a car park.
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          "Sixth floor room gives great views but 24/7 screaming nesting gulls."
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          "Face the quadrangle / pool and avoid street noise"
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          "Ask for a mountain view"
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          "facing table mountain"
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