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1 room, 2 adults

The Portswood V&A Waterfront

4-starQuality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.
Great for families

Good to know

  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Free WiFi
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator
Portswood Road, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8002, South Africa

4-star hotel with spa, near V&A Waterfront
  • Free WiFi and free parking
  • Great for families

    Good to know

    • In-room childcare (surcharge)
    • Free WiFi
    • Dry cleaning/laundry service
    • Elevator
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  • Aircon so noisy you cannot hear TV soundtrack. Bug in bed ended up with bite…Dec 3, 2019
  • Perfect location and special historical character. The staff were all helpful and…Apr 10, 2019

The Portswood V&A Waterfront

from ZAR 1,810
  • Standard Room
  • Suite
  • Standard Twin with Shower Only
  • Standard Twin with Shower over Bath
  • Standard Queen with Shower Only
  • Standard Queen with Shower over Bath
  • Deluxe Queen with Shower and Bath
  • Studio King with Shower and Bath
  • Captains Suite King with Shower and Bath

What’s around The Portswood V&A Waterfront

Landmarks

  • In Green Point
  • V&A Waterfront - 6 min walk
  • Two Oceans Aquarium - 7 min walk
  • Cape Town Stadium - 13 min walk
  • Long Street - 19 min walk
  • Cape Town International Convention Centre - 20 min walk
  • Cape Town Cruise Terminal - 23 min walk
  • Castle of Good Hope - 37 min walk

Getting around

  • Cape Town Intl. Airport (CPT) - 18 min drive
  • Cape Town Station - 6 min drive
  • Cape Town Bellville Station - 19 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 103 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 4 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.
Airport shuttle service is available during limited hours. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

Children

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transport

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle during limited hours *

Parking

  • Free self parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Taking the kids?
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
Food and drink
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
Working away
  • Business center
  • One meeting room 1
  • Conference center
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 1996
  • Elevator
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
Accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Grab bar - near toilet
Languages Spoken
  • Afrikaans
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Spa

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa. Services include facials, body scrubs, body treatments, and manicures and pedicures. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy.

The spa is open daily.

Dining

Quarter Kitchen - Overlooking the pool and garden, this restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Recreation

On Site

  • Fitness facilities

Nearby

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby

The Portswood V&A Waterfront’s small print

Also known as

  • Portswood V&A
  • The Portswood V&A Waterfront Hotel Cape Town
  • Portswood V&A Hotel
  • Portswood V&A Hotel Waterfront
  • Portswood V&A Waterfront
  • Portswood V&A Waterfront Hotel Cape Town
  • Portswood V&A Waterfront Hotel
  • Portswood V&A Waterfront Cape Town
  • The Portswood V&A Waterfront Hotel
  • The Portswood V&A Waterfront Cape Town

Policies

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

Optional extras

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for The Portswood V&A Waterfront

  • Does The Portswood V&A Waterfront offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, The Portswood V&A Waterfront does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is parking offered at The Portswood V&A Waterfront?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Is there a pool at The Portswood V&A Waterfront?
    Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Are pets allowed at The Portswood V&A Waterfront?
    Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at The Portswood V&A Waterfront?
    You can check in from 2:00 PM to midnight. Check-out time is 10 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near The Portswood V&A Waterfront?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant.
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by The Portswood V&A Waterfront?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available.

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8,6 From 102 reviews

Exceptional 10,0
Very friendly staff. Great food. All good !
Adriaan, za1 night family trip
Very good 8,0
Location is perfect for a short say at the Waterfront. Good breakfast and pleasant service
Timothy, za2 night romance trip
Fair 4,0
Theft rampant
My cash was stolen by the housekeeper woman in the hotel.
za5 night business trip
Very good 8,0
Fantastic location in Cape Town
Fantastic location, rooms are functional with partial views of Table Mountain, Breakfast buffet is fantastic, staff are welcoming, service is great and the location in terms of the Waterfront is just fantastic !
za1 night business trip
Exceptional 10,0
Amazing stay
Amazing will definitely come back
Velogan, za2 night business trip
Exceptional 10,0
Very helpful staff and great location. We would stay there again.
Valerie, gb1 night family trip
Exceptional 10,0
Comfortable Hotel. Food acceptable. Staff very friendly.
Karen, gb11 night trip
Good 6,0
Great location 👍
Great location, nice decor but don’t bother with the restaurant. Bad service and average food at fine dining prices
Anton, us1 night trip
Very good 8,0
Breakfast v. Good. Bedroom extremely comfortable. Staff friendly and helpful. An enjoyable stay.
Christopher, gb2 night trip
Very good 8,0
Portswood Hotel
A very pleasant hotel with a wonderfully helpful staff, in a superb location.
us3 night trip

The Portswood V&A Waterfront

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