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Victoria & Alfred Hotel - Cape Town

On The Waterfront Pierhead, Cape Town, South Africa, 8001  show map
 4 stars
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Victoria & Alfred Hotel - Cape Town

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site car park

Luggage storage
24-hour services

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Outdoor dining area

Poolside snack bar

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Editorial review:

This luxury hotel is one of the less expensive ones and offers loft rooms which cost more if they have views of Table Mountain. There is free transport to the Ambassador in Sea Point, the sister hotel, and you can use the pool there. Breakfast is not included in the rates.

Overview

The charming Victoria & Alfred Hotel is set in Waterfront district next to bars, entertainment venues and a stadium. Founded in 1904, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2009.

Victoria & Alfred Hotel is also located within a 15-minute walk of Cape Quarter. The venue is set 30 minutes' walk from Cape Town center.

The hotel offers easy access to a market and designer stores.

Cape Town International airport lies 20 km away from Victoria & Alfred Hotel and it takes about 25 minutes by car to get there.

Rooms

Offering climate control, high-speed internet, TV with satellite channels, an individual safe and a dressing area, individual guestrooms boast a Colonial interior. Some hotel rooms come with a panoramic view over the harbor. For more comfort a shower, a hairdryer and dressing gowns are provided.

Eat & Drink

Residents can have breakfast in the restaurant. Residents can sample fine meals of seafood cuisine at the onsite restaurant. Guests can relax at the comfortable Restaurant & Cocktail bar, offering a variety of cocktails, coffee and tea. San Marco and Hildebrand are 5 minutes walking distance from Victoria & Alfred Hotel.

Services

The on-site bicycle and limousine rentals help to explore the area.

Relax

Victoria & Alfred Hotel offers such leisure options as a sundeck, an indoor swimming pool and a year-round outdoor pool. Such activities as mountain biking, golf and tennis are also provided.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of rooms:   94.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site car park
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Beauty salon
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre
  • Cycling
  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Email service

Dining

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Buffet breakfast

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Secretarial service
  • Projector
  • Computer rental
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's play area

Spa & Leisure

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Spa & wellness centre
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage

Room view

  • City view
  • Courtyard view
  • Harbor view
  • Mountain view
  • Water view
  • Interior view

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Plug adaptor
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Victoria & Alfred Hotel - Cape Town Cape Town location
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Hotel Address:

On The Waterfront Pierhead, Cape Town, South Africa, 8001

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Airports
Train
  • Woodstock Railway Station
    2.1 mi
  • Salt River Railway Station
    3.0 mi
Underground
  • Metropolitan Golf Club
    3700 ft
Restaurants
  • Greek Fisherman (cuisine: Greek)
    500 ft
  • City Grill
    700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of rooms:
    94

Hotel Awards

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Rooms and availability

Victoria & Alfred Hotel photos Room
One-Bedroom Loft
Water view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Trousers press
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
Victoria & Alfred Hotel photos Room Room
Superior Double Room
Mountain view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Terrace
  • Bathroom:Bathtub/shower combination
  • Bathrobe
  • Dining:Bottled water
  • Barbeque grills
  • Media:Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Superior|Superior Room

Victoria & Alfred Hotel photos Room Room
Superior Loft
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Terrace
  • Bathroom:Bathtub/shower combination
  • Bathrobe
  • Dining:Bottled water
  • Barbeque grills
  • Media:Wake up service
  • Radio
Standard Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Double or Twin SQUARE VIEW. BED & BREAKFAST. Standard rate

Standard King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Standard King. BED & BREAKFAST. Standard rate

Standard Single Room
Mountain view
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Standard|Standard Room Mountain View

Superior Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Superior|Superior Room

Victoria & Alfred Hotel Location

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Local attractions

  • Greenmarket Square1.2 mi
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
  • Long Street1.4 mi
  • The Heart of Cape Town Museum 3.5 mi
    Groote Schuur Hospital, Main Road
  • Signal Hill 1.3 mi
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
  • Clifton Beach3.4 mi
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa

Restaurants nearby

  • Greek Fisherman500 ft

    Address: Shop 157 Victoria Wharf Shopping Centre, V & A Waterfront
    Phone: 27 21 418 5411

    70% likes this, based on 214 reviews
    Cuisine: Greek

  • Den Anker800 ft

    Address: Pierhead - V & A Waterfront
    Phone: +27 21 419 0249

    60% likes this, based on 396 reviews

  • San Marco1100 ft

    Address: Shop 128
    Phone: +27-(0)21-418-5434

    63% likes this, based on 140 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian, European
    Price Range: USD 6 - USD 21

  • City Grill700 ft

    Address: Shop 155, Victoria Wharf
    Phone: +27(0)21 4219820

    84% likes this, based on 299 reviews

  • Meloncino1000 ft

    Address: Shop 259, Upper level
    Phone: +27 (0)21 419 5558

    75% likes this, based on 250 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: USD 9 - USD 21

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of rooms:
    94

Hotel Awards

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Victoria & Alfred Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Victoria & Alfred Hotel

8.6
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Guest reviews

  • Single
    9.2

    Room service food staff and parking facilities right outsidevthe hotel near the waterfront hotel

    The one thingbi thought was poor was the tv and movie facilites

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    excellent great position nice vibe near the hard of all but still private

  • Single
    10.0

    Fabulous hotel, great friendly staff, fantastic location on V&A Waterfront overlooking the harbour and perfect view of Table mountain

    Its very difficult to find fault with this hotel. If I had to be really 'picky' the shower head in room 229 is ok if you are under 1.5m tall. Everything else was pretty close to perfect.

  • Couple
    10.0

    Menu waitered breakfast, with a vast selection.

    No pool, had to use one across the road at another hotel and it was not heated, very cold.

  • Single
    7.8

    need t extend chick out time,shaving mirror

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Breakfast buffet was wonderful. Our room was directly on the Waterfront with a spectacular view of Table Mountain.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    Quality of the rooms and the top notch service of the staff...they went very far above and beyond to keep us happy.

  • Family with children
    10.0

    The staff were extremely attentive to my needs, but not hanging over my shoulder. Someone always seemed to turn up at just the right moment to offer assistance. I enjoyed being welcomed by name upon arrival at the airport, at check-in, and each time I called the reception. I also enjoyed that the staff asked each morning how the previous day had been. They were genuinely concerned that we had an excellent stay while in Cape Town.

  • Couple
    10.0

    we ordered room service at 2am and it was disaterous. We ordered 2 meals and received just one after 45 min and the other meal which was Italian sausage and mash turned up without sausage. the duty manager the next day did explain that this bad service 'was not the norm' and they took it off my account.also the barman was always hard to find...

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The view of the harbour and Table Mountain, the seal that swam by each morning, the shopping mall and the superb breakfast

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    Service and friendliness was outstanding. The food and rooms were what we expected from your Hotel.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    Its an excellent hotel in Cape Town facing the Waterfront.The rooms were good. Value for money. The shopping mall adjucent to the hotel was a bonus. The location is ideal for tourists.The breakfast was lavish and sumptuous. Recommend strongly. Very safe hotel We could stroll around till 10 pm in the night.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The views from our room were stunning. The hotel was perfectly situated within the v&a complex. The service we received from all the staff was great and I cannot fault the hotel or the hospitality we received when staying there. I will be back.

  • Couple
    10.0

    The Stay was absolutely brilliant, service at its best, beautiful rooms, luxurious feel and look, great food with Friendly and helpful staff always willing to help you. A must visit!

  • Couple
    9.2

    Location is amazing. Spetacular view of Table Mountain. Classic luxury rooms.

    Bathrooms were not renovated as the rooms.

How to reach hotel

hotel Victoria & Alfred Hotel - Cape Town Cape Town location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

On The Waterfront Pierhead, Cape Town, South Africa, 8001

Get directions
Airports
Train
  • Woodstock Railway Station
    2.1 mi
  • Salt River Railway Station
    3.0 mi
Underground
  • Metropolitan Golf Club
    3700 ft
Restaurants
  • Greek Fisherman (cuisine: Greek)
    500 ft
  • City Grill
    700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of rooms:
    94

Hotel Awards

South AfricanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedCape TownVictoria & Alfred Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in South Africa

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