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Hippo Boutique Hotel

4-star Hotel with Snorkeling

4 stars

5-9 Park Road, Gardens, 8001 Cape Town, Western Cape

+27 214 232 500
8.4
Very good

based on 736 reviews

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About Hippo Boutique Hotel, Cape Town

Cleanliness
8.9
Comfort
8.9
Location
9.3
Services
8.5
Staff
9.0
Value for money
8.8
Just a 5-minute walk from the Company Gardens and situated close to Cape Town's business district, Hippo Boutique Hotel offers stylish accommodation in the heart of Cape Town. Unique design and spacious layouts make Hippo Boutique Hotel a comfortable base during your stay in the Mother City. There are 4 restaurants within walking distance where guests can enjoy breakfast. Each of the guest units is equipped with a small kitchenette with tea/coffee making facilities. Make use of the free internet access or watch a programme on the large flat-screen TV. Leather sofas and wooden floors complete Hippo's luxurious feel. Cape Town International Airport is 23 km away and airport shuttles can be arranged for a surcharge.

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Deluxe Rooms - Park view
Booking.com

$41/night

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Standard Rooms - Water view
1 king bed

1 king bed

Super.com

$83/night

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Executive Rooms - Harbor view
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$72/night

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Double Rooms - River view
1 king bed

1 king bed

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King Rooms - Lake view
1 king bed

1 king bed

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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Snorkeling
  • Outdoor pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Adapter
  • Air-conditioned
  • Conditioner

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Bicycle rental
  • Fishing
  • Cycling
  • Scuba diving
  • Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Horse riding
  • Pool table
  • Windsurfing

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Car rental
  • Safety deposit box
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24hr front desk

Kitchen

  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Kitchenette

General

  • Inner courtyard view
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Mountain view
  • City view
  • Storage available

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Airport shuttle
  • Private parking
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Pants press

Accessibility and suitability

  • Elevator
  • No smoking
  • Designated smoking area

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Balcony

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe

Pool

  • Outdoor pool
  • Plunge pool

Bedroom

  • Wardrobe or closet

Dining

  • Bar/Lounge

Places of interest near Hippo Boutique Hotel

Attractions in Cape Town, South Africa curated by momondo

Hippo Boutique Hotel location: 5-9 Park Road, Gardens, 8001 Cape Town, Western Cape

Top landmarks

Bo Kaap Museum0.6 mi
District Six Museum0.7 mi
Castle of Good Hope1.0 mi
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront1.6 mi
Green Point Stadium1.7 mi
Clifton Beaches2.2 mi
Table Mountain2.3 mi
Camps Bay Beach2.4 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

North Wharf Restaurant - Protea Hotel Cape Town North Wharf1.1 mi
Thirty7 Showkitchen - The Westin Cape Town1.2 mi
Louis B's Bar and Lounge - The Westin Cape Town1.2 mi
Raleigh's Bar - The Westin Cape Town1.2 mi
Stonebreakers Restaurant - Protea Hotel Cape Town Waterfront Breakwater Lodge1.5 mi
Shakespeare's Restaurant15.0 mi
Oak Leaf Restaurant - Protea Hotel Dorpshuis & Spa Stellenbosch25.2 mi
Mowbray Restaurant - Protea Hotel Cape Town Mowbray3.9 mi
Towers Restaurant - Cape Town Marriott Hotel Crystal Towers6.0 mi

Hippo Boutique Hotel Reviews

8.4
Very goodBased on 736 verified guest reviews
8.4Families
8.6Friends
8.3Couples
8.4Solo

Pros +
  • "Very good location, clean, very friendly staff" (in 112 reviews)
  • "Large comfortable room, great WiFi" (in 86 reviews)
  • Wonderfully helpful staff available 24/7. (in 68 reviews)
Cons -
  • Mold on the wall in shower. (in 8 reviews)
  • Reception did action the request promptly. (in 8 reviews)
  • This door is opened for anyone. (in 4 reviews)


Hippo Boutique Hotel room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:00 AM

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Frequently asked questions

  • How does Hippo Boutique Hotel compare to other 4 star hotels in Cape Town?

    There is a $107/night difference in the average price of 4 star hotels in Cape Town ($181/night) and the average nightly rate at Hippo Boutique Hotel ($74/night).

  • How far is Hippo Boutique Hotel from Cape Town Intl?

    The drive from Cape Town Intl to Hippo Boutique Hotel will take you about 34min depending on traffic, with a distance of 11.4 mi. Hotels located in more populated areas may see vastly more traffic which will add to your travel time.

  • What is the best way to get to Hippo Boutique Hotel from Cape Town Intl?

    Hippo Boutique Hotel has parking available on site for customers of the hotel. With that in mind, the most efficient way to not only get from Cape Town Intl to the hotel, but also around Cape Town during your stay may be renting a car. Car rentals in Cape Town are on average $14/day. Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Hippo Boutique Hotel. The nearest airport to the hotel is Cape Town Intl.

  • Are there food options at Hippo Boutique Hotel?

    Guests staying at Hippo Boutique Hotel are welcomed by hotel staff to order room service directly from the kitchen to their room.

  • Does Hippo Boutique Hotel have a pool?

    Yes. Many momondo users traveling to Cape Town specifically look for hotels with a pool. Hippo Boutique Hotel may have rules and guidelines for using the pool, so be sure to ask the front desk about things like pool hours.

  • How close is Hippo Boutique Hotel to Cape Town city center?

    Hippo Boutique Hotel is just 1.8 mi away from Cape Town city center. The closest landmark to the center of Cape Town is National Library of South Africa, which is very accessible to Hippo Boutique Hotel guests.

  • What is the phone number for Hippo Boutique Hotel?

    For assistance from an employee at Hippo Boutique Hotel please call +27 214 232 500.

  • Does Hippo Boutique Hotel have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Hippo Boutique Hotel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for Hippo Boutique Hotel?

    Hippo Boutique Hotel check-out time is 10:00 AM. Late check-out may be available upon request at the reception desk.

  • How much is a room at Hippo Boutique Hotel?

    Guests can currently expect to pay $99 on average for a night at Hippo Boutique Hotel, Cape Town. Enter your desired travel dates in the form above to find deals starting at $71 per night.

  • Is there laundry service in Hippo Boutique Hotel?

    Yes, there is. Reach out to Hippo Boutique Hotel, Cape Town for more details on all available laundry services.

  • What is the distance from Hippo Boutique Hotel, Cape Town to Green Point Stadium?

  • Is National Library of South Africa, Cape Town close to Hippo Boutique Hotel?

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