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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Hotel staff is effecient in responding, very clean roms and magnificent views of the city. and very diverse breakfast choice, was happy to see parkign facility inside the hotel, well done to management

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Chingola, Zambia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The overall experience at Southern Sun Cape was awesome. It was VFM - Value For Money. Will certainly look forward to stay during my next visit. The hotel staff was courteous and location wise it was great to catch up with all facilities. Rgds Capt Yogesh

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The room was very clean and quiet, as a result I got a very peaceful sleep I've enjoyed my buffet dinner the most. The hotel location was easy to find even though I got lost at first to Lower Long St.

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Hillsdale, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Located right in the center of the city, the Cape Sun is a great place to stay. It's clean, modern and has a very helpful staff. Located five minutes from everything, including the V&A waterfront. Large, well-apponted rooms and excellent full breakfast.

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Ryno D, Head Concierge at Southern Sun Cape Sun, responded to this review

Dear ChrisA861 Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your stay at the Southern Sun Cape Sun. We are delighted that you had a great stay and enjoyed the location and breakfast. Looking forward to welcoming you back in the future. Warm regards, Ryno D

Montagu
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Very helpful staff. We had a problem with music coming from another nearby property and we were moved and upgraded immediately. Our room was on the 31st floor so the views were great.Rooms and breakfast were excellent.

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Ryno D, Head Concierge at Southern Sun Cape Sun, responded to this review

Dear ELIZABETH F Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your stay at the Southern Sun Cape Sun. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit to Cape Town. Warm regards, Ryno D

Chingola, Zambia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice location. one can opt for table mountain view room. Reception team need to be more welcoming. Its very close to Bo kaap, Castle of good hope and no5 station of red bus hop on hop off bus service.

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Ryno D, Head Concierge at Southern Sun Cape Sun, responded to this review

Dear 911vivekn Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your stay at the Southern Sun Cape Sun. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay. Your feedback is of great value to us and allows us to improve on our services. Looking forward to welcoming you back in the future. Warm regards, Ryno D

New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

Affordable prices, friendly and competent staff, an excellent service - room, breakfast, bar, diner, great views on Table mountain and the Cape Town Harbour, even from the hotel elevators. Central location close to free walking tours through historic Cape Town (three blocks from the hotel), close to City Sightseeing (hop on/hop off) bus tours (three blocks away). Free hotel bus...

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Ryno D, Head Concierge at Southern Sun Cape Sun, responded to this review

Dear kovacmil Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your stay at the Southern Sun Cape Sun. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit to Cape Town. Warm regards, Ryno D

Jamshedpur, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

Suitably located with all shopping facilities nearby. High floor rooms carry magnificent aerial view of the city. Service is co-ordial and hospitality good. Connected well with local tours and guide. Comfortable bed and cleanliness at its best.

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Ryno D, Head Concierge at Southern Sun Cape Sun, responded to this review

Dear ashok116 Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your stay at the Southern Sun Cape Sun. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and I fully agree that the views from our lifts and rooms are simply the best in Cape Town. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Warm regards,...

Hennenman, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was made to feel at home away from home and I will really come again and recommend it to my friends and colleagues. The service that is given there is world class and all the staff makes you feel valued

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Ryno D, Head Concierge at Southern Sun Cape Sun, responded to this review

Dear zwelibanzi2017 Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your stay at the Southern Sun Cape Sun. We are delighted that you find us to be your home away from home and look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Warm regards, Ryno D

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is very clean, I do feel that they are not concerned enough about the environment though as even though they have a pamphlet indicating the water restrictions my towel is replaced everyday, my kettle water thrown out. Otherwise the breakfast buffet is really good. The staff is super friendly. It is very central, close to loop and Bree...

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Ryno D, Head Concierge at Southern Sun Cape Sun, responded to this review

Dear Chantelle M Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your stay at the Southern Sun Cape Sun. It is valuable feedback such as yours that allows us to continuously improve our service delivery. I have noted your recommendation with regards to our water usuage. Rest assured we are in the process of addressing the shortcomings,...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
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  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Right in the centre of where it's all happening and with magnificent views over Table Mountain and Robben Island, the four star Southern Sun Cape Sun is ideally located for visitors who want to experience one of the world's most beautiful cities. Hotel guests are invited to make use of facilities like the free Wi-Fi, indoor pool, fitness centre and Camelot Spa. For business needs the hotel offers nine fully equipped conference venues with space for up to 650 delegates There are many great restaurants and bars within walking distance but our free shuttle bus departs regularly to the nearby Victoria & Alfred Waterfront providing convenient access to a range of harbour-side restaurants and first class shopping, offering great appeal to visitors in search of an indulgent escape. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Southern Sun Cape Sun

Address: Strand Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: £100 - £316 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Southern Sun Cape Sun 4*
Number of rooms: 368
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Also Known As:
Southern Sun Cape Sun Hotel Cape Town Central
Southern Sun Cape Town
Southern Sun Cape Sun Cape Town, South Africa
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#17 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
#17 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#32 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#35 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#43 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
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