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Dock House

Portswood Close, Portswood Ridge, Cape Town.

2.1 km from City Center.

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About Dock House

Exceptional

31 Reviews
9.6

Built in the 1800’s as a private residence for the harbour master, this beautifully restored building, situated in the V&A Waterfront, is home to one of Cape Town’s most exclusive boutique hotels. Situated just opposite the V&A Waterfront’s timeball tower, Dock House impresses with personalized service and panoramic views of the harbour and its surroundings. Enjoy breakfast in the elegantly furnished morning room, followed by a swim in the stylish outdoor pool. While you soak up the sun on a lounger in the garden area, your very own butler can arrange a massage or treatment at the nearby wellness centre, which also offers guests the use

Good to know

Check-in
14:00:00 – 00:00:00
Check-out
00:00:00 – 11:00:00
Cancellation/prepayment
Cancellation & prepayment policies vary according to room type, please enter dates of your stay & check your selected room cancelation policy.
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
Pets
Pets are not allowed.
Children and Extra Bed Policy.
All children are welcome. There is no capacity for extra beds in the room.

When would you like to stay at Dock House

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Room Types & Availability

Room type Sleeps Room size Room facilities Availability & Prices
Luxury Suite

Max persons: 2
70 m²
Suite
  • Tea/Coffee Maker
  • Shower
  • Bath
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • TV
  • Telephone
  • Air conditioning
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Desk
  • Ironing Facilities
  • Seating Area
  • Free toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bathroom
  • Heating
  • Slippers
  • Bath or Shower
  • Carpeted


  • Credit card is required


The suite has access to a private garden.
Luxury Double or Twin Room

Max persons: 2
45 m²
Twin/Double
  • Tea/Coffee Maker
  • Shower
  • Bath
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • TV
  • Telephone
  • Air conditioning
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Desk
  • Ironing Facilities
  • Seating Area
  • Free toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bathroom
  • Heating
  • Slippers
  • Bath or Shower
  • Carpeted


  • Credit card is required


Three of the 4 upstairs rooms have balconies overlooking the Waterfront. Ground floor room opens onto a veranda overlooking the garden and pool area.

Can I book without a credit card?

A credit card is needed for the reservation! Your bank details are needed to guarantee your reservation. Need a room for today or tomorrow? Check availability & Book Now!

Special Requests & Questions

You can write a special request after your booking is complete! Special requests cannot be guaranteed - but the Dock House will do its best to meet your needs.

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Facilities & Services

  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Bar
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Sauna
  • Fitness centre
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
  • Newspapers
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Airport shuttle
  • Business centre
  • Babysitting/child services
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • VIP room facilities
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Ironing service
  • Free parking
  • Internet services
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Solarium
  • Valet parking
  • Currency exchange
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Library
  • Shoeshine
  • Packed lunches
  • Car hire
  • Cycling
  • Tour desk
  • Heating
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Ticket service
  • Luggage storage
  • WiFi
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Air conditioning
  • Outdoor pool (all year)
  • Bikes available (free)
  • Concierge service
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Trouser press
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Daily maid service
  • On-site parking
  • Private parking
  • WiFi available in all areas
  • Secured parking
  • Accessible parking

Hotels Policies

These are general property policies. As they may vary per room type, please also check the room description & availability
Internet WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
Pets Pets are not allowed.
Children and Extra Bed Policy All children are welcome. There is no capacity for extra beds in the room.

Cards Accepted at This Property

American Express, Diners Club, Visa, Euro/Mastercard,

accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

Payment & Cancellation Conditions

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to room type, for exact conditions please enter dates of your stay and check your selected room cancelation policy.

Dock House Reviews and Ratings

Exceptional

31 Reviews
9.6

Currently we have 31 reviews, rated at 9.6. Guest reviews are written by our customers (families with children, mature couples, groups of friends, solo travellers and young couples)

Latest Guest Experiences

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Important information

Dear Visitor, this region is currently experiencing drought conditions. Please be aware that certain properties are subject to comply with local water usage restrictions.

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