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The Commodore Hotel

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35-inch plasma TV with satellite channels, TV, pay movies
Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, desk
Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, desk
35-inch plasma TV with satellite channels, TV, pay movies

Overview of The Commodore Hotel

The Commodore Hotel

4.0 star property
4-star Cape Town hotel with full-service spa, connected to a shopping center

8,6/10 Fabulous

710 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Gym
  • Air conditioning
The price is R3 648
Price available on 2022/12/10
Map
Portswood Road, Portswood Square, V and A Waterfront, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8002
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Near the beach
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Breakfast available
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Self parking
  • Pool bar
  • 24-hour room service
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Premium TV channels
  • Garden

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Victoria and Alfred Waterfront
  • Camps Bay Beach - 8 min drive
  • Table Mountain - 18 min drive
  • Robben Island - 32 min drive

Getting around

  • Cape Town Intl. Airport (CPT) - 18 min drive
  • Cape Town Station - 3 min drive
  • Cape Town Bellville Station - 30 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

Restaurants

  • Cause and Effect - 3 min walk
  • Mitchell's Scottish Ale House - 4 min walk
  • Vovo Telo - 4 min walk
  • Cafe Alfredo - 6 min walk
  • Den Anker - 7 min walk

About this property

The Commodore Hotel

A great choice for a stay in Cape Town, The Commodore Hotel features an airport shuttle. Guests can visit the spa to indulge in deep-tissue massages, body wraps, or facials, and The Clipper Restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Other features of this upscale hotel include an outdoor pool, a poolside bar, and a fitness center. The helpful staff and restaurant get great marks from fellow travelers.

Languages

English, French, German

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 234 rooms
  • Arranged over 6 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM - 6 PM
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

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

Children

  • Up to 2 children (12 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
  • No cribs (infant beds)
  • Babysitting*

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free secured, covered onsite valet parking
  • Secured covered onsite self parking (ZAR 75 per day)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle*

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast each morning (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Poolside bar
  • Coffee shop
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • 24-hour room service

Traveling with children

  • Children stay free (see details)
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)

What to do

  • Beach nearby
  • Use of nearby fitness center
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golf lessons nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Ziplining nearby

Working away

  • 24-hour business center
  • 2 meeting rooms
  • Conference center (1292 square feet of space)

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Limo or town car service
  • On-site car rental
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pool loungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Facilities

  • 1 building/tower
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in common areas
  • Piano
  • Fitness center
  • An outdoor pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Sauna
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • Elevator
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Wheelchairs available on site
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Stair-free path to entrance

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • German

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 35-inch plasma TV
  • Premium satellite channels
  • Pay movies

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow menu
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding

What to enjoy

  • In-room massage

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Hair dryer

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Spa

The onsite spa has 4 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, hydrotherapy, and reflexology. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, and a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Children under 13 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.

Dining

The Clipper Restaurant - Overlooking the pool and garden, this restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.
Admiralty Bar/Lounge - Overlooking the pool and garden, this lobby lounge serves light fare only. Open daily.
Terrace - This café is located by the pool. Open daily.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 220 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Children & extra beds

  • In-room babysitting is available for an extra charge

Parking

  • Covered self parking costs ZAR 75 per day

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool or fitness facility without adult supervision
  • Children under 13 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision
  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Hygiene & cleanliness

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.

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

Commodore Cape Town
Commodore Hotel Cape Town
The Commodore Hotel Hotel
The Commodore Hotel Cape Town
The Commodore Hotel Hotel Cape Town

Frequently asked questions

Does The Commodore Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The Commodore Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at The Commodore Hotel?
As of 09 December 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Commodore Hotel on 10 December 2022 start from R3 648, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Commodore Hotel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at The Commodore Hotel?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at The Commodore Hotel?
Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at The Commodore Hotel?
Yes, there's free valet parking.
Is airport shuttle service offered by The Commodore Hotel?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The Commodore Hotel?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - 6 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
Is there an onsite casino at The Commodore Hotel?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but GrandWest Casino & Entertainment World (20-min drive) is nearby.
What is there to do at The Commodore Hotel and nearby?
Have fun with activities like cycling, boat tours, and fishing, and practice your swing at the nearby golf course. Additional recreation nearby includes ecotours. Indulge in a treatment at the spa and enjoy a swim in the outdoor pool. The Commodore Hotel also has a sauna and a steam room, as well as a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near The Commodore Hotel?
Yes, The Clipper Restaurant offers garden views and poolside dining. Nearby restaurants include Cause and Effect (3-min walk), Mitchell's Scottish Ale House (4-min walk), and Vovo Telo (4-min walk).
What's the area around The Commodore Hotel like?
The Commodore Hotel is a short 8-minute walk from Two Oceans Aquarium and 11 minutes' walk from Cape Town Stadium. Travelers say the local area is good for shopping and very safe.

Overall score and ratings

8,6

Fabulous

8,9/10

Cleanliness

8,8/10

Staff & service

8,6/10

Amenities

8,3/10

Property conditions & facilities

8,6/10

Eco-friendliness

8/10 Very good

Geneva, 6-night business trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Amazing weekend
The hotel is ideally located right next to the Waterfront. Staff are very friendly and efficient and rooms were spotless. During loadshedding they always had generators going. Their food is delicious
Carene, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Peter, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Location Location Location
The Location is brilliant, Breakfast is very good with lots of options. Service is next level! we really enjoyed our stay and will stay at the commodore again!
2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Edward, 8-night business trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

Ludan, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Time to enjoy
Staff are wonderful and helpful in making your arrangements. The hotel lobby is a lovely place to relax and have a nice drink at the end of a busy day.
Klaus, 3-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Nice hotel within easy walking distance of the V&A Waterfront. Staff friendly and helpful, food excellent, rooms modern and exceptionally clean.
David, 2-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Great location, friendly staff, wonderful stay.
Diana, 2-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

窓から見える景色は、素晴らしかった。
Koji, 1-night family trip
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