Strand Tower Hotel - Cape Town

Corner Strand & Loop Street Cape Town 8001 South A, Cape Town, South Africa, ZA-8001  show map
 4 stars
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Strand Tower Hotel - Cape Town

Internet

Paid wired internet connection

Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Outdoor dining area

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Indoor swimming pool

Overview

Set in the center of Cape Town, this excellent hotel features 242 rooms and offers an outdoor swimming pool, a steam room and loungers. Strand Tower Hotel has been welcoming guests to its soundproof rooms since 2009.

This hotel is situated 2.8 km away from Lion's Head, Cape Town Science Centre and Design Museum of South Africa. The center of Cape Town is 1 km away from the venue.

There are shopping options, such as a market and a mall within easy reach of the property.

Strand Tower Hotel is within a 20-minute drive to Cape Town International airport.

Rooms

Strand Tower Hotel of 19 floors features rooms offering a panoramic view along with a safe, a dressing room, ironing facilities, flat-screen television and a DVD player as well as marble bathrooms. The guestrooms look out on the city center. Room facilities also include coffee/tea makers, a kettle and a dishwasher for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

The on-site a la carte restaurant tempts guests with local dishes. The trendy café bar offers Wi-Fi and a terrace. Offering a variety of dishes, Mr Pickwick's and Hemelhuijs are just about 100 meters away.

Services

Guests can rent cars at the hotel.

Relax

Strand Tower Hotel delights guests with a spa center and a sauna. A gym and fitness classes are among the on-site facilities.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

The personnel at the hotel speaks English, Afrikaans, South Ndebele, Tswana, Xhosa, Zulu.

Number of floors:   19.  Number of rooms:   242.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Paid wired internet connection
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Coffee shop
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Outdoor dining area

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Projector
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Sun terrace
  • Television in lobby
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Paid Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Sofa bed
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Separate tub and shower
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Plug adaptor
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Corner Strand & Loop Street Cape Town 8001 South A, Cape Town, South Africa, ZA-8001

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City Center
  • Cape Town
    2000 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Cape Town
    1700 ft
  • Esplanade
    1.5 mi
Underground stations
  • Metropolitan Golf Club
    1.5 mi
Restaurants
  • Mr Pickwick's
    400 ft
  • Caffe Hausbrandt
    400 ft
Beaches
  • Bloubergstrand Beach
    500 ft
  • Kommetjie
    500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    19
  • Number of rooms:
    242

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Rooms and availability

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Standard Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds
Size: 270 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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    Superior Double Room
    Bed type: 1 Single bed or Twin beds or 2 Single beds
    Size: 270 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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      Deluxe Double Room
      Bed type: 1 Single bed or Twin beds or 2 Single beds
      Size: 270 sq. feet
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      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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      Deluxe|Deluxe Double - Breakfast & dinner included

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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Strand Tower Hotel - Cape Town Cape Town location
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        Hotel Address:

        Corner Strand & Loop Street Cape Town 8001 South A, Cape Town, South Africa, ZA-8001

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Cape Town
          2000 ft
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Cape Town
          1700 ft
        • Esplanade
          1.5 mi
        Underground stations
        • Metropolitan Golf Club
          1.5 mi
        Restaurants
        • Mr Pickwick's
          400 ft
        • Caffe Hausbrandt
          400 ft
        Beaches
        • Bloubergstrand Beach
          500 ft
        • Kommetjie
          500 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of floors:
          19
        • Number of rooms:
          242

        Hotel Awards

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • Cape Town Parliament - 2300 ft
        • Grand Parade - 3000 ft
        • Grand Parade Square - 3000 ft

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 1700 ft
        • Long Street - 3000 ft

        Places of interest

        • MyCiTi Station Thibault - 1000 ft
        • MyCiTi Station Adderley Street - 1000 ft
        • Malay Quarter - 1400 ft
        • MyCiTi Station Civic Centre - 1700 ft
        • MyCiti Bus Stop Foreshore - 3000 ft
        • South African National Gallery - 3300 ft

        Convention centers

        • CTICC - 2300 ft

        Shopping areas

        • Cape Quarter - 1700 ft
        • Cape Quarter - 1700 ft

        Monuments and Landmarks

        • Greenmarket Square - 700 ft
        • Parliament - 2300 ft

        Museums

        • Iziko - Slave Lodge Museum - 700 ft
        • Boo-Kaap Museum - 1400 ft
        • Bo-Kaap Museum - 1700 ft
        • District Six Museum - 2700 ft
        • Castle of Good Hope - 3000 ft
        • Castle of Good Hope - 3000 ft
        • The South African Museum and planetarium - 3300 ft
        • South African Museum And Planetarium - 3300 ft

        Parks

        • The Company's Garden - 2300 ft
        • Company's Gardens - 2300 ft
        • The Company Gardens - 2700 ft

        Theaters

        • Fugard Theatre - 2700 ft
        • Artscape Theatre - 2700 ft

        Public parking

        • Christiaan Barnard Hospital - 700 ft

        Local attractions

        • Cape Town Diamond Museum - 5000 ft
          1st Floor, The Clock Tower, Cape Town Central
        • Cape Town Stadium - 1.3 mi
          Vlei Road, Cape Town Central
        • Iziko South African Museum and Planetarium - 2.1 mi
          Between Government Avenue and Queen Victoria Street, Cape Town Central
        • Signal Hill - 1.0 mi
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        • Lion's Head - 1.7 mi
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        Near the hotel

        • Gold of Africa Museum - 500 ft
          96 Strand Street, Cape Town Central
        • Bo-kaap - 500 ft
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        • Khayelitsha Township - 500 ft
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        • St. George's Cathedral - 1800 ft
          5 Wale Street, Cape Town Central
        • Bloubergstrand Beach - 500 ft
          Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
        • Kommetjie - 500 ft
          Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
        • Groote Kerk - 1600 ft
          43 Adderley St., Cape Town Central

        Restaurants nearby

        • Mr Pickwick's - 400 ft

          Address: 158 Long Street

          72% likes this, based on 45 reviews

        • Savoy Cabbage - 800 ft

          Address: 101 Hout Street
          Phone: 0214242626

          70% likes this, based on 438 reviews
          Cuisine: Contemporary, International, African
          Price Range: USD 22 - USD 42

        • Bihari - 500 ft

          70% likes this, based on 38 reviews
          Cuisine: Indian
          Price Range: USD 22 - USD 29

        • Caffe Hausbrandt - 400 ft

          Address: 32 Waterkant Street
          Phone: +27(0)21 421 0901

          85% likes this, based on 37 reviews
          Price Range: USD 6 - USD 11

        • Roberto's - 500 ft

          Address: 44 Long Street
          Phone: 021 424 1195

          75% likes this, based on 73 reviews
          Cuisine: Central European

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of floors:
          19
        • Number of rooms:
          242

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        Strand Tower Hotel Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Strand Tower Hotel

        Average guest rating

        8.2out of 10
        Fabulous
        Based on 80 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Location
        7.5
        Rooms
        8.0
        Value
        8.0
        Service
        9.0

        Guest reviews

        • Family with children
          10.0

          The location was great, real value for money.

          The noise from the club across the street.

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          The cleanliness of the room and the service given by the staff. The breakfast was excellent. Great Value for Money option!

        • Group of friends
          8.8

          Excellent stay and please advise when specials are available.

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          Hotel staff excellent and great value for money!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

        • Single
          8.2

          A new hotel with comfortable rooms + a bathroom larger than a broom cupboard! Will stay again definately

        • Couple
          9.2

          comfortable and breakfast was fantastic

          aircon was noisy and hotel staff could not find my altered confirmation booking which was abit stressfull

        • Single
          10.0

          Professionalism of staff and business convenieince in rooms

          Music in the street till all hours of the morning

        • Single
          7.8

          The hotel is ok, the staff are friendly, just that there room service is very expensive.

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          The buffet breakfast! But mostly the friendly and helpful staff.It is whetre for the first time in my entire life I met someone actually named Never!

          The shower water wasn't hot.

        • Older travelers
          7.0

          Hotel location is perfect for everyone in centre of town and pricing reasonable, at it is really a family hotel. Food was good with wide variety to choose from.

          Parking limited and very ackward to park, not easy for new drivers. Not sure if there's alternate parking for mini buses. Parking should be free for all hotel residents it does not matter long you booked for.

        • Single
          9.6

          The staff were very helpful always full of smiles and always willing to answer your questions

          None ( I booked for five nights - 25th March - and checked out on 30th March 2011)

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          i liked the location , in the center of the city and most i liked the hotel people, always ready to help the tourist

          the swimming pool was not very clean ans very small, not well placed...

        • Group of friends
          5.8

          The room where i've stayed had a view to a wall 2 meters apart!

        • Single
          8.8

          Great service and perfect location for my trip. I will go back again to this hotel.

          Just a little more equipment to the gym.

        • Family with children
          8.8

          big rooms and the Big LCD TV in the room.

          We could not switched on the TV. Also the website did not mentioned that to view we must bring our own DSTV card.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Strand Tower Hotel - Cape Town Cape Town location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Corner Strand & Loop Street Cape Town 8001 South A, Cape Town, South Africa, ZA-8001

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Cape Town
          2000 ft
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Cape Town
          1700 ft
        • Esplanade
          1.5 mi
        Underground stations
        • Metropolitan Golf Club
          1.5 mi
        Restaurants
        • Mr Pickwick's
          400 ft
        • Caffe Hausbrandt
          400 ft
        Beaches
        • Bloubergstrand Beach
          500 ft
        • Kommetjie
          500 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of floors:
          19
        • Number of rooms:
          242

        Hotel Awards

        South AfricanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedCape TownStrand Tower Hotel

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

        Use Badge