The Portswood Hotel

The Portswood Hotel

Steeped in history and opposite the V&A Waterfront


Built on the site of the original holding cells for prisoners 300 years ago as well as an over night stay for prisoners before heading to Robin Island the hotel oozes character and history.

With only being a 5 minute walk of the heart of the Waterfront, the elegant Portswood hotel is a fantastic choice for any stay in Cape Town.

Description, Services & Facilities

The Portswood is only 25kms from Cape Town Airport and in the Waterfront area. With an outdoor terrace and swimming pool, it is easy to spend time relaxing here, if you want time out from sightseeing.

Facilities and Services

  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Swimming pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning


The Quarterdeck Restaurant specialises in Cape Malay, Malaysian and Indonesian inspired meals. With its prime location, there are plenty of restaurants close by to try as well

Hotel Location


Standard Room

Standard Room

Spacious and comfortable, the standard rooms offer plenty of light, modern bathrooms and either two 3/4 beds or a queen size bed.

Standard rooms include: air-conditioning personalized safe mini-bar colour TV with pay-to-view option.

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