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    Hippo Boutique Hotel

    5-9 Park Road Gardens | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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    • Excellent48%
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    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Very centrally located just off Kloof Str. Hippo can be considered an aparthotel rather than a boutique as it has no facilities other than reception. Vouchers are given for breakfast at three cafes close by. Rooms are spacious, modern and clean. No elevator and quite...More

    Thank MCami61
    Response from Hippotique, General Manager at Hippo Boutique HotelResponded 4 days ago

    Thank you for taking the time to write down a review about your recent stay with us at Hippo Boutique Hotel. We do have a lift that goes up to the rooms and reception which is on the property. The taxis are supposed to go...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Not much positive to say about this hotel, other than it’s location. If you don’t value your sleep, definitely book here. None of the rooms are quiet or soundproof and you hear EVERYTHING - the people above you, below you, next to you, in the...More

    Thank RMNH2009
    Response from Hippotique, General Manager at Hippo Boutique HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for taking the time to write down your comments about your experience. We sincerely apologise for your inconvenience during your stay with us. We have put double glazing in all the windows and doors in the front facing rooms. This is the first...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Very nice hotel with huge comfortable rooms and well equipped bathrooms with very comfortable beds. Highly recommended, good breakfast choices included in our room rate booked through Agoda. Lovely front deskMore

    Thank AntoniaRobinson
    Response from Hippotique, General Manager at Hippo Boutique HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to write down your positive feedback with regards to your stay with us at Hippo Hotel in Cape Town. We are so delighted that you enjoyed your stay and experienced our exceptional staff, spacious rooms, superb restaurants for breakfast...More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    Our first time at the hippo, 10 great days. We would stay at the hippo again. We had in the past stayed at the Portia Breakwater on the V&A waterfront, also excellent. WE found the area around the Hippo to be great, many nice bars,...More

    Thank Steve M
    Response from Hippotique, General Manager at Hippo Boutique HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to write down your positive feedback with regards to your stay with us at Hippo Hotel in Cape Town. We are so delighted that you enjoyed your stay and experienced our exceptional staff, spacious rooms, superb restaurants for breakfast...More

    Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

    My friend and I stayed at this boutique hotel for a night only but it still managed to make an impression on us. We arrived in Cape Town quite early and the hotel was nice enough to let us check in which was great. The...More

    Thank shimi2016
    Response from Hippotique, General Manager at Hippo Boutique HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to write down your positive feedback with regards to your stay with us at Hippo Hotel in Cape Town. We are so delighted that you enjoyed your stay and experienced our spacious rooms, spoilt choices of restaurants for breakfast...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Air Conditioning
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    faascarol
    17 April 2017|
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    Response from wanderer6149 | Reviewed this property |
    I believe so, but ask the hotel directly. I always ask this question myself when booking any hotel. We did not smell any cigarette smoke on the floor we stayed.
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    17 April 2017|
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    Response from Miss A | Reviewed this property |
    Hello, so sorry for the late reply. I've only just seen the message you sent 3 weeks ago! I'm not sure about car hire as I've never hired a car on holiday. However, I don't think you will need a car in Cape Town as you have... More
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    6 February 2017|
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    Response from Elisa G | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, Jim. I'd suggest posting your question via the hotel's website as well. Maybe they check that communications channel more frequently than here. Enjoy your trip!
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    "The back rooms are quieter the front rooms over Jerry"s may be louder"
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    "F24, but others on the same side I would expect to be similar."
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    "All rooms are big from what I can gather"
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