Winchester Mansions

Winchester Mansions

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Ranked #7 in Cape Town hotels
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221 Beach Road | Sea Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
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Description
This Sea Point spa hotel is near Cape Town Stadium and Victoria and Albert Waterfront. Another nearby attraction is Two Oceans Aquarium.

Features.
Dining options at Winchester Mansions Hotel include a

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restaurant and a bar/lounge. Room service is available during limited hours. A complimentary breakfast is served daily. Recreational amenities include an outdoor pool. The property's full service health spa has massage/treatment rooms and beauty services. This 4.0 star property has a business center and offers small meeting rooms, secretarial services, and limo/town car service. This Sea Point property has event space consisting of banquet facilities and conference/meeting rooms. The property offers an airport shuttle (surcharge). Business services and concierge services are available. Guest parking is available for a surcharge. Additional property amenities include a casino, multilingual staff, and gift shops/newsstands.

Guestrooms.
Guestrooms are all accessible via exterior corridors. Refrigerators, coffee/tea makers, and minibars are offered. Bathrooms feature makeup/shaving mirrors, bathrobes, slippers, and complimentary toiletries. Guestrooms offer direct dial phones and in room safes. Televisions have cable channels. Rooms also include air conditioning. Guests may request irons/ironing boards and extra towels/bedding. Housekeeping is available.



Notifications and Fees:

The following mandatory hotel imposed fees are charged and collected by the hotel either at check in or check out.

  • A city/local tax will be charged
The above list may not be comprehensive. Mandatory hotel imposed fees may not include tax and are subject to change.

Additional fees and deposits may be charged by the property at time of service, check in, or check out.

Amenities

Bar
Free Breakfast
Restaurant
Swimming Pool
Spa Services
Fitness Center
Free WiFi
Internet Access
Laundry Services
Meeting Rooms
Business Center
Airport Transfer
Childcare
Cribs Available
Air conditioning
Connecting Rooms

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Beautiful hotel right across from the promenade on Beach Street. I did not stay here but know people who did and were very happy. Beautiful courtyard and Harvey's is a very good restaurant and lounge.

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Nice ocean facing hotel. Plus clean quaint room which is a good base for Cape Town. Within walking distance to Main Street. And she is the winner for 2013 Trip Advisor.

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Flanked by palm trees and situated right on the Atlantic seaboard, the Winchester Mansions is housed in a historical Cape Dutch building with arched windows and white plastered walls. Although the foyer is a bit dark and cold, and maybe a bit boring, the rest of the hotel makes up for it big time. One of the best features of Winchester Mansions is the beautiful courtyard, which forms the hotels heart. The Bougainville creeping against the walls, the chirping birds and the fountain make you forget that you are in the middle of a buzzing city. It is a little oasis that is perfectly sheltered from the wind, which can be quite manic on bad days. Don’t skip the hotel's Sunda Jazz brunch, which is either hosted in the courtyard or at Harvey’s restaurant (weather dependent). The lunch includes great music, great food, a complimentary newspaper and a free glass of bubbly.

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Beautiful ocean views, a classical interior, friendly staff and old world charm make this one of my favourite hotels on the Sea Point Promenade. The recently renovated rooms are light and elegant, with amazing views of the Atlantic Ocean. You’ll find “traditional” old-school styled rooms on the first and second floors, with more contemporary attic/loft-style rooms, popular with corporate clients, on the third floor. Harveys Bar serves up cocktails, tapas and light meals either in its plush interior or outside on the terrace. Sunday morning features jazz brunches from 11 – 2pm, with local and international artists performing while guests enjoy a full buffet breakfast or a la carte menu. In addition to the terrace with sea views, there’s a really pretty inner courtyard, lined with greenery and bougainvillea, where events take place (weather permitting). For relaxation, there’s the gingko spa and a pool area. There are 15 off-street parking bays. For a real treat book into the Presidential suite - room 225!

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Amenities

Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
Dining & Drinks
  • Bar/lounge
  • Free breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Free grocery shopping service
Fitness & Recreation
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Concierge services
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa services on site
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
Transportation
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Free train station pickup
Parking
  • Self parking (surcharge)
Accessibility
  • In-room accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
Traveling with Children
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
Pets
  • Pets not allowed
Services & Conveniences
  • Luggage storage
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Elevator/lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Multilingual staff
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Meeting rooms 4
  • Conference space
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • 24-hour business center
  • Newspapers in lobby (surcharge)
Bath
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Bed
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
In-Room Dining
  • Minibar
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
Media & Technology
  • Satellite TV service
Housekeeping
  • Daily housekeeping
Other Room Amenities
  • Air conditioning
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Slippers
  • Separate sitting area
  • Bathrobes
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Desk
  • In-room safe
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Access via exterior corridors
Property Info
  • Total number of rooms - 76
  • Number of floors - 4
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