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“The Cape Cadogan Hotel, Cape Town”
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Cape Cadogan
Ranked #12 of 109 Hotels in Cape Town Central
Certificate of Excellence
Halifax, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
36 reviews
16 hotel reviews
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“The Cape Cadogan Hotel, Cape Town”
Reviewed 29 March 2012

Cant recommend this hotel enough. Great Location, very clean but most of all, friendliness of the staff. Breakfasts were superb, all other facilities, whilst nothing flashy, were all good. If we go back, will make every effort to stay here again

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  • Stayed March 2012, travelled as a couple
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Victoria, Canada
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Reviewed 29 March 2012

We just got back from Cape Town. We arrived at the Cape Codigan Friday night, after a six hour drive, in rush hour, and pouring rain. I was exhausted. We were greated at our car, by the door man. He insisted on taking our bags, and getting us settled with a cool drink, and appetizer, while we were registered. It set the pace for the rest of our stay. We were treated like old friends. It is nice to have a base in a new city where it feels like home. the staff could not do enough for us. Make use of the free shuttle to the waterfront. The drop you off at the clock tower, and will pick you up twice a day.
Keep up the good work.
Larry and Elaine Drader
Victoria B. C.

  • Stayed March 2012, travelled as a couple
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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 26 March 2012

We were upgraded to More Quarters and had a wonderful stay. The staff was very friendly and helpful and went out of their way to help us plan our visit.

Our apartment was very clean and nicely appointed and the breakfast delicious. The hotel is also in a great location.

Highly recommend!

  • Stayed March 2012, travelled with family
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west yorkshire, England
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Reviewed 21 March 2012

We stayed here for 4 nights in February. First time to this establishment and it most definitely won't be our last. This "extension" to Cape Cadogan is a lovely selection of suites in one of the best locations in Cape Town. The suites are delightful, fresh, open and modern. Breakfast is served in the upstairs room above reception and the view, Table Mountain, in all it's glory. A fantastic start to any day. Breakfast, hot and cold, provides more than enough to begin your busy tourist days. What a location for good restaurants in Kloof Street area. Absolutely marvellous. At night there was no need to go into the city centre, everything was on your doorstep. What a great place.

  • Stayed February 2012, travelled as a couple
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 21 March 2012

Having booked to stay in the hotel we were offered apartments at no extra cost when it was discovered the hotel was full. I cannot say how pleased we were with everything from the cleanliness of the apartment to the delightful breakfast to the helpfulness of the staff. Whilst staying in Capetown it was my sons wedding and whatever we asked for, nothing was too much trouble. The staff arranged for a hairdresser to visit the apartment, the apartments were re-arranged to accommodate our son and the best man the night before the wedding and they were so happy for us on the day it felt like we were staying with family. The hotel is well situated and tickets for any sightseeing we wanted to do were arranged by the staff and ready for us by the time we had finished our breakfast. Thank you to everyone for making our visit to Capetown so special and so very welcoming.

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  • Stayed February 2012, travelled with family
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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 12 March 2012

- Elegant & charming hotel, with appetizers served for guests
- beautiful room with very luxury bathroom (biggest shower I have ever had in my life)
- nice and professional staff
- good location in a quiet street with parking
- complementary bottle of champagne for our honeymoon
- excellent breakfast

Room Tip: stayed in the main building, which was superb
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  • Stayed October 2011, travelled as a couple
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Reading, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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Reviewed 9 March 2012

The Cape Cadogan was excellent in many respects. The quality of the service, the location and the rooms themselves were all outstanding. The proximity to Kloof Street meant that we had a wide range of restaurants to choose and were only 10 minutes from the central area. As a hotel in Cape Town, it is difficult to imagine a better recommendation

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  • Stayed February 2012, travelled as a couple
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Additional Information about Cape Cadogan

Property: Cape Cadogan
Address: 5 Upper Union Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central > City Bowl
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#12 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#17 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#26 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Cape Cadogan 4.5*
Number of rooms: 15
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Offering a rare combination of historic exteriors with classic modern bohemian interiors, it was ‘Victorianised’ in 1912 and declared a National Monument in 1984. Its charm and character is matched with its desirable location amongst the popular restaurants, street cafes and stylish boutique shops of Kloof Street, the heart of Cape Town. More Cape Cadogan is owned and managed by the More Hotels Private Collection. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
The Cape Cadogan Hotel Cape Town Central
The Cape Town Cadogan
The Hotel Cape Town
Cape Cadogan Cape Town, South Africa

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