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Hippo Boutique Hotel

Star Rating
4 out of 5

Information

Reviews

4.4 / 5Excellent
332 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Kloof Street
    1 min walk
  • Popular Location
    South African Museum and Planetarium
    6 min walk
  • Popular Location
    South African National Gallery
    12 min walk
  • Airport
    Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.)
    16 min drive

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1-866-500-4938
  • Standard Room

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Suite

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
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  • Double Or Twin Standard - Bed And Breakfast

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  • Double Or Twin Luxury - Bed And Breakfast

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  • Standard Room (BF)

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 4
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About this area

Cape Town

Located in Cape Town, Hippo Boutique Hotel is in the city centre and by the ocean. Greenmarket Square and Castle of Good Hope are notable landmarks, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Kloof Street and Long Street. Check out an event or a game at Cape Town Stadium, and consider making time for Two Oceans Aquarium, a top attraction not to be missed.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Kloof Street - 1 min walk
  • Popular Location
    South African Museum and Planetarium - 6 min walk
  • Popular Location
    South African National Gallery - 12 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Cape Town Medi Clinic - 13 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Greenmarket Square - 15 min walk

Getting around

  • Cape Town Station - 2 min drive
  • Woodstock Station - 5 min drive
  • Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) - 16 min drive

About this property

Hippo Boutique Hotel

3 restaurants, an outdoor pool and 5 bars/lounges are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, coffee/tea in a common area and a business centre. All 25 rooms feature kitchenettes with fridges and microwaves, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and satellite. Guests will also find minibars, room service (during limited hours) and coffee/tea makers.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2 PM - midnight

Special check-in instructions

24-hour airport shuttle service is available upon request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children 12 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 12 are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for ZAR 295 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for ZAR 50 per night.

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: ZAR 100 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 350 per vehicle (one way)
  • Self-parking fee: ZAR 50 per night
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: ZAR 50 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: ZAR 295 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
    Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children aged 12 years old and younger are not permitted at this property. Only registered guests are allowed in the guest rooms. No pets or service animals are allowed at this property. Parking height restrictions apply.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking: ZAR 50 per night
  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Local area shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–noon: ZAR 100 per person
  • 3 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 5 bars/lounges
  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fridge
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • 1 meeting room
  • Business centre
  • Computer station

Spa

  • Body treatments

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer (on request)
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Minibar
  • Fridge

More

  • Desk
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Free international calls
  • Free local calls
  • In-room massage
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers
4.4

Excellent

5 - Excellent
174
4 - Good
133
3 - Okay
20
2 - Mediocre
3
1 - Poor
2
4.5
Cleanliness
4.5
Service and Staff
3.7
Amenities
4.3
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 5 nights in Jul. 2019

5/5 Excellent

Very small nice hotel in a trendy area

Stayed 3 nights in Jul. 2019

4/5 Good

location is excellent, staff are very helpful. Whilst they dont have food on site it sits above multiple food outlets and close to woolworths.

Stayed 3 nights in Jun. 2019

5/5 Excellent

I really Enjoyed my stay at the Hippo, centrally located with a lot of restaurants nearby. I had a late flight leaving at 11 pm and they allowed me to check out late, I really appreciated that. Excellent service!!

Stayed 7 nights in May 2019

5/5 Excellent

This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
Stayed 4 nights in May 2019

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