US$202 Avg/night
Rate based on Check-in 17 Apr 2015 Check-out 18 Apr 2015

Victoria and Alfred Hotel

4 stars
View map of On the Waterfront Pierhead,, P O Box 50050, Cape Town, P O Box 50050

Hotel Overview

Reviewer score
4.7
out of 5
3 reviews
Absolutely fantastic!!

Great, fantastic, wonderful location...the list goes on. The staff could NOT do enough for you.... See full review

  • Jaydeb
  • 29 Oct 2012
Fabulous fabulous fabulous!

We recently stayed for 2 nights & you could NOT find a better location with a great room &... See full review

  • Jaydeb
  • 14 Apr 2012
Victoria & Alfred Hotel Cape Town invites cosmopolitan holidaymakers visiting the South African city with colonial charm and plush accommodations. The historic former North Quay Warehouse building is set on the waterfront abound with great buildings like Chavonnes Battery, Port Captain's Building. Guests can also visit the The Clock Tower and Robben Island Embarkation Building.
General

Victoria & Alfred Hotel Cape Town pampers guests with its designer spa, treatment rooms, gym facilities, outdoor pool, professional child-minding service, luxury sedan transfers, full concierge service and 24-hour room service. The property also provides travel consultancy and information service to guests who want to see the rest of Cape Town or Robben Island.
Location

It stands on the pier head of this and is just a few steps from Cape Town Harbour. Tourists have a lot to explore in the area like the signalling device on the Time Ball Tower or the sharks at Two Oceans Aquarium.
Dining

Guests at this can dine at the quayside terrace of OYO Restaurant & Cocktail Bar while enjoying harbour and mountain views.
Rooms

The 94 elegantly styled en-suite rooms are outfitted with luxuries such as coffee/tea facilities, private bar, electronic safe, flat-screen TV, Wi-Fi access and trouser press. Each unit offers views of Alfred Basin or the mountain and piazza.

Victoria and Alfred Hotel Rooms

Mountain Facing Junior Suite
On both the first and second floor, there are Mountain and Piazza facing Junior Suites. All Piazza Junior Suites will offer a dining area, perfect for in-room dining and small meetings of up to six (6) persons, while The Mountain Junior Suites have a dedicated 4-seater lounge area which can seamlessly be converted into a romantic dining space. Flat-screen televisions are also data compatible and are able to connect to a laptop for data projection and can swivel to face the seating areas.
Piazza Facing Superior Room
Our superior luxury double rooms boast separate bath, shower and toilet, king-sized beds and are creatively styled and well-appointed. All have coffee and tea on tap, with private bar, electronic safe, pay-for-view television, wireless internet plus high speed internet access and trouser press.every room has a view over the ever-awake Alfred Basin or Piazza. Truly unbeatable!
PIazza Facing Junior Suite
On both the first and second floor, there are Mountain and Piazza facing Junior Suites. All Piazza Junior Suites will offer a dining area, perfect for in-room dining and small meetings of up to six (6) persons, while The Mountain Junior Suites have a dedicated 4-seater lounge area which can seamlessly be converted into a romantic dining space. Flat-screen televisions are also data compatible and are able to connect to a laptop for data projection and can swivel to face the seating areas.
Superior Loft Rooms
Our third floor is home to 26 sophisticated superior loft bedrooms - the ideal space for visitors seeking a cosmopolitan experience with all the refined luxury that the Victoria & Alfred Hotel shamelessly boasts.
Mountain Facing Superior Room
Our superior luxury double rooms boast separate bath, shower and toilet, king-sized beds and are creatively styled and well-appointed. All have coffee and tea on tap, with private bar, electronic safe, pay-for-view television, wireless internet plus high speed internet access and trouser press.every room has a view over the ever-awake Alfred Basin or Piazza. Truly unbeatable!

Amenities

  • WiFi
  • Airport shuttle
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor pool
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
No smoking rooms/facilities
Concierge
Elevators
Activities
Outdoor pool
Fitness centre or spa
Spa
Dining
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
24 hour room service
Room service
Services
Laundry service
Childcare Service
In-Room Safe
Tour desk
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Conference facilities
Doctor on call
Currency exchange
Internet
WiFi
Transportation
Airport shuttle
Parking
Free parking
Accessibility
Handicapped rooms/facilities

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Hotel Map

-33.906 18.4204
Area served
Cape Town.
Nearby airports
Cape Town International Airport.
Area description
This landmark hotel is perfectly situated in the heart of the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront and offers spectacular views of the working harbour and Table Mountain. Walk in the utmost safety to some of the finest retail outlets from designer stores to restaurants, craft markets, cinemas, boat cruises to Robben Island and entertainment in the amphitheatre. Built in 1904 as the North Quay Warehouse and converted into a luxury hotel in 1990, the V&A Hotel is named in honour of the Queen of England and her son who visited the Cape in 1870 when Prince Alfred officially opened the Breakwater Basin - today's Victoria & Alfred Waterfront

Nearby points of interest

  • Two Oceans Aquarium: 0.3 km
  • Green Point Stadium: 0.9 km
  • Gold of Africa Museum: 1.5 km
  • Long Street: 1.6 km
  • Cape Town railway station: 1.8 km
  • Castle of Good Hope: 2.2 km
  • District Six Museum: 2.4 km
  • City Hall and Grand Parade: 2.7 km
  • Railway Service: 2.7 km
  • Table Bay: 4 km
  • Table Mountain: 5.9 km
  • Camps Bay: 6.2 km
  • University of Cape Town: 7 km
  • Newlands Rugby Stadium: 8.5 km
  • Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden: 9.4 km
  • Two Oceans Aquarium: 0.3 km
  • Green Point Stadium: 0.9 km
  • Gold of Africa Museum: 1.5 km
  • Long Street: 1.6 km
  • Cape Town railway station: 1.8 km
  • Castle of Good Hope: 2.2 km
  • District Six Museum: 2.4 km
  • City Hall and Grand Parade: 2.7 km
  • Railway Service: 2.7 km
  • Table Bay: 4 km
  • Table Mountain: 5.9 km
  • Camps Bay: 6.2 km
  • University of Cape Town: 7 km
  • Newlands Rugby Stadium: 8.5 km
  • Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden: 9.4 km
  • Athlone Stadium: 11 km
  • Thunder City: 11.8 km
  • Robben Island: 12.1 km
  • University of the Western Cape: 19.5 km
  • Bellville Velodrome: 19.6 km
  • Chapman's Peak: 21.2 km
  • Premier Classe Train: 21.4 km
  • Noordhoek: 22.3 km
  • Cape Winelands: 25.3 km
  • Simon's Town: 30.5 km
  • Boulders Beach: 32.8 km
  • Cape Peninsula: 33.9 km
  • Stellenbosch University: 40.7 km
  • Cape of Good Hope: 48.6 km
  • Clara Anna Fontein: 50.7 km
  • Cape Point: 51.1 km
  • Cape Agulhas: 178.3 km
  • Cango Caves: 356.2 km

Dining

OYO Restaurant & Cocktail Bar
With its picture postcard views of Cape Town's working harbour and Table Mountain, OYO Restaurant & Cocktail Bar is arguably the finest dining location in the V&A Waterfront.

Meeting facilities

Meeting Info
Business people tell us time and again that the Victoria & Alfred Hotel's sophisticated Forum Conference and Banquet Centre is a cut above the rest, with state-of-the-art equipment. Only the highest standards of service are good enough for valued guests, under team of international chefs. The Forum is popular for conferences, dinner dances and special occasions, such as product launches, birthdays and weddings. The venue can host from 20 to 130 for meetings and cocktails and 60 for a dinner dance. There are wireless internet and fax facilities and a full secretarial service with secure parking in front of the hotel.

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
14:00
Check-out:
12:00

Terms and conditions

Extra charges may apply for children. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the quoted rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

Ratings and reviews for Victoria and Alfred Hotel

Overall score

4.7 / 5
5.01.0
3 out of 3
Amenities:
4.3
Cleanliness:
4.7
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
4.3
Location:
5
Value:
4.3
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Review of Victoria and Alfred Hotel

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Jaydeb
Business
Gold Coast,Australia
29 Oct 2012

Absolutely fantastic!!

Great, fantastic, wonderful location...the list goes on. The staff could NOT do enough for you. They certainly understand "customer service". If you are disappointed with this hotel you are very fussy indeed.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Victoria and Alfred Hotel

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Chillipopper
Business
Cape Town
25 Sep 2012

Great Location

In the heart of Cape Town's Waterfront, its a wonderful location. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Our only problem was that our king size bed was only two single beds pushed together. With a small gap inbetween.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Victoria and Alfred Hotel

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Jaydeb
Business
Gold Coast,Australia
14 Apr 2012

Fabulous fabulous fabulous!

We recently stayed for 2 nights & you could NOT find a better location with a great room & wonderful staff that nothing was a problem for. Even our 5am departure was not a problem & they packed breakfast to go for us. Lucy, the manger was amazing & always smiling & her staff followed suit. We would definitely stay here again & again when back in Well done V & A!!!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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