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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%
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    “great location” (196 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 1 December 2015

    We stayed at the Commodore because we wanted to spend time at the Waterfront. Just a short walk and you are there. The room lacked a luggage rack for my suitcase and so I had to put my case on the floor, AND had to...More

    Thank 247LiveLife
    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

    Reviewed 1 December 2015

    The bottom line is you get what you pay for. We needed to stay in the Waterfront as it was just one night and we were on a company budget which at GBP200 per person is not overly tight. However all the hotels in the...More

    Thank Bernice B
    Reviewed 28 November 2015

    This hotel is very central especially to the Cape Town Waterfront. It has recently renovated its rooms. The rooms are spacious and comfortable. Take a room that does not face the street. The breakfast has a very wide spread.

    Thank MES196
    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

    Reviewed 27 November 2015

    A very disappointing experience. I frequently travel to Cape Town for business and have stayed in many hotels on the waterfront. In comparison the Commodore was plain, overpriced but the most frustrating part was the service left much to be desired. For that kind of...More

    Thank ChrisGauteng
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations Manager at The CommodoreResponded 18 January 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 27 November 2015

    This hotel us a easy safe 5 minutes walk from the waterfront, we stayed for 8 nights and were able to eat somewhere different each meal. Hotel lounge, bar area very good with excellent menu choice & pleasant helpful staff . We had superior room,...More

    Thank treavelmad
    Response from JvanderMerwe, Guest Relations 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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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$ 147 - US$ 342 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #21 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #37 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #38 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
    • #41 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
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    Oxbowlake
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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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    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
    6 October 2016|
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    Response from Nicola P | Reviewed this property |
    yes, there's a car park.
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    "Rooms facing Table Mountain"
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    "High floors will definitely get a good view of the mountains."
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    "I'd select another hotel like the one next door or the V&A on waterfront if not too pricey--it looked..."
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    "Ask for a room with a view otherwise you get to look over the car park at the side of hotel."
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