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Cape Town Hotels

Dock House

  • Fodor's Choice

Pros

  • The hotel's elegant interior has been featured in decor magazines
  • Close to activities, dining, and shopping
  • Excellent room service
  • Complimentary minibar

Cons

  • Guests have to leave the building to reach the gym and spa
  • Staircases and wooden floors in the bedrooms creak
  • Rooms aren't soundproofed

Updated 07/01/2014

Fodor's Review

Victorian splendor meets modern glam at this stunning boutique hotel perched over Cape Town's trendy and ever-popular Waterfront. The Dock House, with only a handful of rooms and butler-style service, oozes pampered privacy. Antique silver artifacts, crystal chandeliers, edgy artwork, and bathrooms are sure to impress. The staff, dressed in white linen tunics, provides immaculate yet understated service. The property's prime location means visitors can freely (and safely)

explore the Waterfront's plethora of dining, shopping, and other attractions. But, with a private chef dishing up divine room-service meals, a pool and bar overlooking the harbor, and a full range of treatments and gym facilities at the OneWellness spa annex, it's entirely possible you'll never want to leave.

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Hotel Information

Address:

Portswood Close, Portswood Ridge, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa

Phone:

021-421–9334

Hotel Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • 5 rooms, 1 suite
  • Breakfast

Updated 07/01/2014

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