Hotel Features. Floor-to-ceiling glass doors frame the seafront entrance to The Commodore hotel's spacious lobby, featuring sleek wood flooring and fresh flower displays. The adjacent high-ceilinged lounge is decorated with exposed beams and a fireplace. Staff at the 24-hour guest relations desk can arrange Harley Davidson and helicopter safaris, and Winelands tours.
The Clipper Restaurant provides complimentary buffet breakfast. It also serves a wide- ranging international menu featuring dishes like Moroccan spiced lamb and chicken supreme stuffed with biltong and cheese. There's a pretty terracotta courtyard, with wrought-iron furnishings and a fishpond, for alfresco dining. Snacks and cocktails are on offer at the 24-hour Admiralty Lounge, with its comfortable sofas and relaxing atmosphere. Room service is available 24 hours.
The Americas Cup conference room seats 70, while the Blue Ribbon Room can accommodate 30 people. The hotel has a well-equipped business centre, and complimentary Internet access in public areas.
The Commodore hotel has an outdoor pool, and a well-equipped gym with sauna and steam room. The onsite Skin Wellness Spa provides massages, facials and body wraps in a calm minimalist setting.
Guestrooms. Decorated in a nautical style, The Commodore's 233 air-conditioned guestrooms offer dark wood furniture and artworks. All rooms have high-speed Internet ports (surcharge), refrigerators, minibars, cable television, tea/coffee making facilities and safes. Bathrooms offer bath/shower combinations.
Expert Tip. The Commodore's next-door partner hotel has an authentic Cape Malay restaurant occupying the former Cape Colony convict station.
Standard room: One double bed or two twin beds. Contemporary decor with dark wood furniture, suede cushions, and bright nautical paintings. View of Table Mountain, the city, or the swimming pool. Minibar, tea and coffee making facilities, desk, satellite television, hair dryer, high-speed Internet connection (surcharge), safe. Turndown service. Tiled bathroom with shower/tub combination, large make-up mirror, and complimentary toiletries.
Superior room: One king bed or two twin beds. Contemporary decor with dark wood furniture, suede cushions, and bright nautical paintings. Desk. High-speed Internet access (surcharge). Satellite TV. Minibar. Coffee/tea maker. Hair dryer. Makeup mirror. Complimentary toiletries.
From Cape Town International Airport (CPT):
Distance to The Commodore is 22 kilometres, approximately 25 minutes' drive.
Getting there. Taxis are available from the airport's authorised taxi company, Touch Down. Travellers are advised not to use unauthorised taxis. The fare to the city centre is approximately 200 ZAR. Door- to-door shuttle buses are available, and can be pre- booked at arrivals. Prices are all subject to change.
Getting around. The Commodore hotel is on the V and A waterfront. Trains and buses run throughout the city, but driving is the best way to get around. Many attractions are clearly signposted, however, parking can be difficult. Taxis are available but can be expensive. Valet parking is available at the hotel (surcharge).
- Air Conditioning TV/VCR
- Sauna Sauna
- Business Center Dry Cleaning Service
- Restaurant(s) Fitness Equipment
- Bar/Lounge Concierge desk
- Meeting room (small groups) Swimming pool - outdoor
- Conference room(s) Business services
- Elevator/lift attendant Currency exchange
- Air-conditioned public areas Beauty services
- Internet public area - comp Laundry facilities
- Elevator/lift Suitable for children
- Audiovisual equipment Safe-deposit box
- Security guard Fireplace in lobby
- Banquet facilities Massage-treatment room
- Breakfast services Parking (surcharge)
- Internet public area - wireless Patio
- Steam room Parking (secure)
- Parking (valet) Event catering
- Medical assistance available Room service (24 hours)
- Airport transportation (fees apply) Pets not allowed
Room Amenities: , , • Blackout drapes/curtains • Child care (in room, surcharge • Bottled water in room (complim • Direct-dial phone • Iron/ironing board (on request • Window opens • Rollaway beds • Cribs (infant beds) available • Premium bedding • Pay movies • Climate control • Multi-line phone • Hypo-allergenic bedding availa • Cable/satellite TV • Electronic/magnetic keys • Shower/tub combination • Smoking rooms
V&A Waterfront - opposite| Robben Island - 20 minute boat trip from V &A | Greenpoint Stadium - 1 kilometre (0.5 miles) | Royal Cape Yacht Club - 1 kilometre (0.5 miles) | Table Mountain - 5 kilometres (3 miles)| Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens - 12 kilometres (7.5 miles)| Constantia Vineyards - 15 kilometres (9.5 miles)| Boulders Beach - 40 kilometres (25 miles)| Cape Point - 63 kilometres (39 miles)|
Cape Town Hotels - The Commodore