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Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, desk
Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, desk
Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, desk
Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, desk

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing

Explore the area

    Popular LocationV&A Waterfront6 min walk
    Popular LocationTwo Oceans Aquarium7 min walk
    Popular LocationCape Town Stadium13 min walk
    AirportCape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.)18 min drive

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  • Standard Room

    3.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
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  • Suite

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
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  • Standard Twin with Shower Only

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
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  • Standard Twin with Shower over Bath

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
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  • Standard Queen with Shower Only

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
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  • Standard Queen with Shower over Bath

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
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  • Deluxe Queen with Shower and Bath

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
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  • Studio King with Shower and Bath

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
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  • Captains Suite King with Shower and Bath

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
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About this area

Cape Town

The Portswood V&A Waterfront is located in Cape Town's Green Point neighbourhood. V&A Waterfront and Kloof Street are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Table Mountain and Lions Head. Check out an event or a game at Cape Town Stadium, and consider making time for Two Oceans Aquarium, a top attraction not to be missed. Discover the area's water adventures with waterskiing and parasailing nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with skydiving and mountain biking.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • V&A Waterfront - 6 min walk
  • Two Oceans Aquarium - 7 min walk
  • Cape Town Stadium - 13 min walk
  • Cape Town International Convention Centre - 2 min drive
  • Cape Town Cruise Terminal - 15 min drive

Getting around

  • Woodstock Station - 5 min drive
  • Cape Town Station - 6 min drive
  • AirportCape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) - 18 min drive

Restaurants

  • Quarter Kitchen — 1 min walk

About this property

The Portswood V&A Waterfront

Eco-friendly Cape Town hotel in Green Point, walk to V&A Waterfront
This smoke-free hotel features a full-service spa, a restaurant and an outdoor pool. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a fitness centre, a bar/lounge and a conference centre are on-site. All 103 rooms offer free WiFi, 24-hour room service and TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find minibars, premium bedding and separate bathtubs and showers.
The Portswood V&A Waterfront offers 103 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. Beds feature premium bedding. Televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower, designer toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include an iron/ironing board.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

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.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Heritage, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

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 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.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • Return airport shuttle (surcharge) during limited hours
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Fitness centre
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • Afrikaans
  • English

Business services

  • 1 meeting room
  • Business centre
  • Conference centre

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages
  • Spa open daily

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Separate bathtub and shower

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2:00 PM and midnight
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

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

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

We should mention

No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

National rating

Quality graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organisation.

Property is also known as

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

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Portswood V&A Waterfront and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Portswood V&A Waterfront offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Portswood V&A Waterfront cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does The Portswood V&A Waterfront have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is The Portswood V&A Waterfront pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Portswood V&A Waterfront?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Portswood V&A Waterfront?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM to midnight.
What time is check-out at The Portswood V&A Waterfront?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Does The Portswood V&A Waterfront provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle.
Where is The Portswood V&A Waterfront located?
Located in Green Point, this spa hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Nobel Square, V&A Waterfront, and Two Oceans Aquarium. Cape Town Stadium and Cape Town International Convention Centre are also within 1 mile (2 km).
4.1
Very good
501 reviews
5 - Excellent
206
4 - Good
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3 - Okay
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2 - Poor
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1 - Terrible
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4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

3.9/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 4 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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The service was excellent. The staff were incredibly helpful and always had a smile on their faces. I would certainly recommend The Portswood Hotel and would definitely stay there again.
Stayed 5 nights in Feb 2020

3/5 Okay

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Sad face IconDisliked: Property conditions & facilities
a tired hotel needing some love and attention but definitely in a fantastic location main issues are the noise around the hotel and car park below the hotel
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Very helpful staff and great location. We would stay there again.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location. Quick walk to the center of A&V Waterfront. Welcoming check-in lounge area. Nice restaurant area with view of the pool.
Stayed 5 nights in Nov 2019

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