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Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town

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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Breakfast Buffet
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Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

The looks of the public areas lead you to believe this is a first rate Hotel, however although the rooms are modern the service in the bar is not good and the choice of food available in the restaurant on the al a carte menu...More

Thank Malrantoo
Response from Jeff R, General Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape TownResponded 21 April 2017

Dear Malrantoo, Thank you for your feedback We are disappointed that you didn't have a good experience in our bar and restaurant - please bare in mind that in future, ask for the Senior Chef on duty and he will prepare a dish that is...More

Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We had an excellent three night stay before a cruise. Firstly the hotel is well situated for most things in Cape Town. It is within a 10 minute walk during the day to the Waterfront. They also run a regular shuttle bus. The staff in...More

Thank Paul G
Response from Jeff R, General Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape TownResponded 20 April 2017

Dear Paul G Thank you for your feedback We are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you found all of our services to your satisfaction Warm regards JEFF ROSENBERG General Manager

Reviewed 19 April 2017

Well done Southern Sun Waterfront for such an excellent service, our kid's needs were taken care of whilst we were also taken care of including power breakfast and shuttle to race, everything was just amazing from food to hospitality we really enjoyed our stay in...More

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Thank h0mbisam
Response from Jeff R, General Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape TownResponded 20 April 2017

Dear h0mbisam Thank you for your feedback We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us over the two oceans race and that your kids needs were also well catered for Warm regards JEFF ROSENBERG General Manager

Reviewed 19 April 2017

The room was small but very neat. The service was excellent. The staff was always friendly and helpful. The hotel is located close to the V&A Waterfront and within close proximity t o the city centre as well as the airport.

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Thank Wilmot P
Response from Jeff R, General Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape TownResponded 19 April 2017

Dear Wilmot P Thank you for your feedback We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back soon Warm regards JEFF ROSENBERG General Manager

Reviewed 18 April 2017

Stayed at this hotel for a sporting event so not much free time but the location was excellent for going shopping for gifts. The V&A Waterfront is only a 10 minute walk and getting to the Greenmarket Square is also a short walk. Staff was...More

Thank Terrilala
Response from Jeff R, General Manager at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape TownResponded 19 April 2017

Dear Terrilala, Thank you for your feedback We are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay and that you found our staff and services to your full satisfaction We look forward to welcoming you back soon Warm regards JEFF ROSENBERG General Manager

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
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Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$ 138 - US$ 285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#19 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#20 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
#24 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#31 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#38 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 138 - US$ 285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#19 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#20 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
#24 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#31 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#38 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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Suzanne S
14 March 2018|
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Response from Wendy O | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the rooms have coffee and tea making facilities.
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jtsang72
3 March 2018|
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Response from Shimmy-uk | Reviewed this property |
Some places may have the uk square pins but Handy to take the old round pins as suggested by someone else i got mine off eBay a couple of quid and did need it x I normally travel with I a 4 socked extension with protection... More
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"Choose high with table mountain view."
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"Do not charge for WiFi as an extra, its just ludicrous for a modern hotel in this day and age."
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"our room 961 was brilliant facing the waterfront with amazing views"
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"Higher floors have good views"
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