The Rockefeller Hotel

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Studio Double Room, City View | Minibar, in-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Studio Double Room, City View | Minibar, in-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Standard Double Room, Courtyard View | Minibar, in-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of The Rockefeller Hotel

The Rockefeller Hotel

Suburban hotel in Cape Town City Centre with indoor pool and bar/lounge

8,6/10 Fabulous

3 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Parking available
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
The price is R1 800
Price available on 2022/10/07
12 Christiaan Barnard St, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8001
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • 3 restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Indoor pool
  • Breakfast available
  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Self parking
  • Coffee shop/cafe
  • Conference center
  • 4 meeting rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Snack bar/deli
For families
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Elevator

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Cape Town City Centre
  • Table Mountain - 19 min drive
  • Camps Bay Beach - 19 min drive

Getting around

  • Cape Town Intl. Airport (CPT) - 19 min drive
  • Cape Town Station - 17 min walk
  • Cape Town Bellville Station - 26 min drive
  • Esplanade Station - 24 min walk
  • Woodstock Station - 26 min walk


  • Freres Bistro - 17 min walk
  • New York Bagels - 17 min walk
  • Haas Coffee - 17 min walk
  • Obi Restaurant - 17 min walk
  • Charly's Bakery - 17 min walk

About this property

The Rockefeller Hotel

Hotel in the heart of Cape Town City Centre
A coffee shop/cafe, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a bar are just a few of the amenities provided at The Rockefeller Hotel. Be sure to enjoy a meal at any of the 3 onsite restaurants. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi, with speed of 25+ Mbps, and guests can find other amenities such as a 24-hour gym and a conference center.
Other perks at this hotel include:
  • An indoor pool
  • English breakfast (surcharge), self parking (surcharge), and a 24-hour front desk
  • An elevator, smoke-free premises, and luggage storage
  • 4 meeting rooms, tour/ticket assistance, and concierge services
Room features
All guestrooms at The Rockefeller Hotel boast thoughtful touches such as pillow menus and laptop-compatible safes, in addition to amenities like free WiFi and air conditioning.
Extra conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Bathrooms with rainfall showers and free toiletries
  • 32-inch Smart TVs with digital channels
  • Wardrobes/closets, coffee/tea makers, and daily housekeeping



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
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 150 rooms


  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM - midnight
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is noon

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


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms (speed: 25+ Mbps)


  • Covered onsite self parking (ZAR 65 per night)

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • English breakfast (surcharge) each morning 6:30 AM–11:00 AM
  • 3 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Snack bar/deli

Working away

  • 4 meeting rooms
  • Conference center


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage


  • 24-hour fitness center
  • An indoor pool


  • Elevator
  • Wheelchairs available on site


  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 32-inch Smart TV
  • Digital TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Pillow menu
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)
  • Toilet paper

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi (speed of 25+ Mbps)

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • English breakfast is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 195 per person (approximately)


  • Covered self parking costs ZAR 65 per night

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; guestroom doors are sealed after cleaning.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

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; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.


This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

The Rockefeller Hotel Hotel
The Rockefeller Hotel Cape Town
The Rockefeller Hotel Hotel Cape Town

Frequently asked questions

Does The Rockefeller Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The Rockefeller 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 Rockefeller Hotel?
As of 06 October 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Rockefeller Hotel on 07 October 2022 start from R1 800, 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 Rockefeller Hotel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, 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 Rockefeller Hotel?
Yes, there's an indoor pool.
Are pets allowed at The Rockefeller Hotel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at The Rockefeller Hotel?
Yes. Self parking costs ZAR 65 per night.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The Rockefeller Hotel?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - midnight. Check-out time is noon. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
Is there an onsite casino at The Rockefeller Hotel?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but GrandWest Casino & Entertainment World (17-min drive) is nearby.
What is there to do at The Rockefeller Hotel and nearby?
The Rockefeller Hotel has an indoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center.
Are there restaurants at or near The Rockefeller Hotel?
Yes, there are 3 onsite restaurants.
What's the area around The Rockefeller Hotel like?
The Rockefeller Hotel is a short 15-minute walk from Cape Town International Convention Centre and 15 minutes' walk from Long Street.

Overall score and ratings






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Property conditions & facilities



10/10 Exceptional

Modern hotel that exceeded my expectations - just what I was looking for on my business trip to Cape Town
Samuel, 1-night business trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Great value for money and had a great stay for my business trip.
Sam, 1-night business trip
Verified Expedia guest review

6/10 Good

O hotel não fica em um ponto bem localizado para se andar a pé ! Somente de carro dá para fazer as coisas. Não vale a pena pagar o café da manhã . É beeeem simples e não tem variedade nenhuma.
Natalie, 4-night trip
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