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Portswood - Cape Town

Portswood Road, Cape Town, South Africa  show map
 4 stars
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Portswood - Cape Town

Wi-Fi
Parking

ZAR 75 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

Restaurant buffet

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Overview

The elegant 4-star Portswood Hotel offers a designer accommodation in a shopping area of Cape Town. An example of modern architecture, this hotel was opened in 1994 and was fully restored in 2000.

This venue accommodates guests in the historical center of Cape Town. The venue is 3 km away from the city center.

The hotel offers easy access to a market and shops.

The metro station Metropolitan Golf Club is easy to reach. A short drive takes guests to Cape Town International airport.

Rooms

Portswood Hotel offers accommodation in 103 guestrooms complete with individual climate control, an in-room safe, satellite television, a personal computer and IDD telephone. Rooms come with the garden view. These rooms have polished floor and traditional furniture.

Eat & Drink

Guests can start a day with a hot hot buffet breakfast in the restaurant. Dishes of Indonesian cuisine are served in the beach restaurant. The poolside bar has free Wi-Fi and a terrace to offer and also serves coffee and cocktails. Guests can dine at City Grill and Meloncino located within 5 minutes' walk away.

Services

Business facilities feature a business centre, a banquet hall and a conference room.

Relax

Portswood Hotel offers steam baths and massage for guests to relax and unwind.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site at ZAR 75 per day.

Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   103.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Gay friendly
  • Lobby
  • Ice machine
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Poolside snack bar

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's pool

Spa & Leisure

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Sun terrace
  • Spa & wellness centre
  • Sauna
  • Massage

Room features

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Free in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • Radio

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Portswood - Cape Town Cape Town location
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Hotel Address:

Portswood Road, Cape Town, South Africa

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Airports
Train
  • Woodstock Railway Station
    2.1 mi
  • Salt River Railway Station
    3.0 mi
Underground
  • Metropolitan Golf Club
    3300 ft
Restaurants
  • Den Anker
    1000 ft
  • Greek Fisherman (cuisine: Greek)
    1000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    103

Hotel Awards

South AfricanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedCape TownPortswood

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in South Africa

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Rooms and availability

Portswood photos Room
Standard Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Single bed

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Portswood photos Room
King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Portswood photos Room
King Studio
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Single bed

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Portswood photos Room
Deluxe Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed

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Twin Room Mobility accessible
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Standard|TWIN Physically Accessible

Studio
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Standard|Studio

Special Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Queen-size bed

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Room Description:

Standard|Standard Room Non Refundable

Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Suite|SUITE Captains Kings with Shower and Bath Capacity 2

Deluxe Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed, 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|Single Room Deluxe Queen

Portswood Location

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Local attractions

  • Greenmarket Square1.2 mi
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
  • Long Street1.3 mi
  • The Heart of Cape Town Museum 3.5 mi
    Groote Schuur Hospital, Main Road
  • Signal Hill 1.2 mi
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
  • Clifton Beach3.3 mi
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa

Restaurants nearby

  • Den Anker1000 ft

    Address: Pierhead - V & A Waterfront
    Phone: +27 21 419 0249

    73% likes this, based on 415 reviews

  • City Grill1100 ft

    Address: Shop 155, Victoria Wharf
    Phone: +27(0)21 4219820

    83% likes this, based on 313 reviews

  • Meloncino1400 ft

    Address: Shop 259, Upper level
    Phone: +27 (0)21 419 5558

    86% likes this, based on 265 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: USD 10 - USD 22

  • Greek Fisherman1000 ft

    Address: Shop 157 Victoria Wharf Shopping Centre, V & A Waterfront
    Phone: 27 21 418 5411

    76% likes this, based on 202 reviews
    Cuisine: Greek

  • San Marco1400 ft

    Address: Shop 128
    Phone: +27-(0)21-418-5434

    62% likes this, based on 153 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian, European
    Price Range: USD 4 - USD 19

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    103

Hotel Awards

South AfricanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedCape TownPortswood

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in South Africa

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Portswood Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Portswood

8.2
FabulousBased on59 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The warmth and welcome of the hotel staff - efficient service - dining no matter what time of day - was carried out with care and courteously - staff approachable with warm smiling faces.

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    Convenience to the waterfront and safety (felt very comfortable walking around the area)

    The rooms are a bit dated but I understand refurbishment is being carried out.

  • Group of friends
    9.6

    The convience to every thing. The willingness of the staff to make our stay very comfortable

    That there was only Malay type food available at the Restaurant in the Evenings, meaning we had to go else where to eat .

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Both the Staff and the Facilities were of an excellent standard. The location, close to shopping & dining, was also good.

  • Single
    8.2

    The location so close to the V&A Waterfront was exceptionally convenient and the staff were particularly efficient.

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    Very friendly and accommodating staff.

    The hotel is getting very run down. It is old, tired and needs to be refurbished.

  • Single
    8.2

    Excellent, friendly and personal service from all staff! Conveniently located with resepect to v&a Waterfront, parking, etc.

  • Single
    10.0

    The overwhelming friendlyness of the staff, their great support in arranging trips in this beautiful region. Their perfect location to both a magnificent harbour site (with a great selection of restaurants to choose from) as well as to a huge shopping mall with all shops you can think of.

  • Single
    7.4

    Very friendly staff, free wireless internet, location

  • Single
    10.0

    Very nice and helpful staff. Great location. Excelent price/quality relation.

    I would have liked to have shampoo and conditioner not in one bottle but separate

  • Single
    10.0

    Staff very friendly , well run and great location

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    My stay at the Portswood exceeded my expectations in the respect that staff were friendly, helpful and very efficient. This was our first trip to Africa and I found right through Africa that the service was excellent but perhaps more so at the Portswood. Keep up the good work!

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    Proximity to V&A Waterfront complex is the biggest plus but the quality of the hotel, the very friendly and helpful staff, the close at hand parking, the excellent restaurant, and the overall value for money are all important plus points too. To be welcomed "home" by name each time you arrive back at the hotel is a lovely extra touch.

  • Group of friends
    9.6

    The staff were amazing to me and my friend, so helpful and friendly, we had questions for them everyday and nothing was too much bother for them, they were great! The location is also great, just out the front door and down the steps to the V&A waterfront area. We loved our stay here and loved Cape Town!

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Excellent breakfast.,Nnice rooms and a lot of help from the desk and the concierge. All were very friendly and wanted us to enjoy the stay. The hotel is also located in a safe area of Cape town.

How to reach hotel

hotel Portswood - Cape Town Cape Town location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Portswood Road, Cape Town, South Africa

Get directions
Airports
Train
  • Woodstock Railway Station
    2.1 mi
  • Salt River Railway Station
    3.0 mi
Underground
  • Metropolitan Golf Club
    3300 ft
Restaurants
  • Den Anker
    1000 ft
  • Greek Fisherman (cuisine: Greek)
    1000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    103

Hotel Awards

South AfricanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedCape TownPortswood

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in South Africa

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