The Winchester Hotel

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Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
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Minibar, in-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board

Overview of The Winchester Hotel

The Winchester Hotel

4 out of 5

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Business services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Social distancing
221 Beach Road, Sea Point, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8005

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCape Town Stadium4 min drive
  • Popular LocationHisense Wheel of Excellence4 min drive
  • Popular LocationTwo Oceans Aquarium5 min drive
  • AirportCape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.)19 min drive

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About this area

Cape Town

Located on the boardwalk, The Winchester Hotel is in Sea Point, a neighborhood in Cape Town with great shopping. Green Point Park and Cape Town Cruise Terminal are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those in the mood for shopping can visit V&A Waterfront and Pan African Market. Traveling with kids? Consider Two Oceans Aquarium, or check out an event or a game at Cape Town Stadium. Jet skiing and snorkeling offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails and mountain biking nearby.

What's nearby

  • Cape Town Stadium - 4 min drive
  • Hisense Wheel of Excellence - 4 min drive
  • V&A Waterfront - 4 min drive
  • Two Oceans Aquarium - 5 min drive
  • Lions Head - 7 min drive

Getting around

  • Cape Town Station - 5 min drive
  • Woodstock Station - 7 min drive
  • Cape Town Intl. Airport (CPT) - 19 min drive

Restaurants

  • Harvey — 1 min walk
  • The Duchess of Wisbeacch — 4 min walk
  • Andy's Sushi — 5 min walk
  • Ristorante Posticino — 6 min walk
  • Bella Italia — 6 min walk

About this property

The Winchester Hotel

4-star beach hotel with a full-service spa
At The Winchester Hotel, spend the day relaxing on the nearby beach or pampering yourself at the hotel's full-service spa. All 76 rooms feature thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers, along with conveniences such as sitting areas and coffee makers. Free WiFi and 24-hour room service are standard, as are Smart TVs with satellite channels.
The Winchester Hotel offers 76 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature minibars and safes. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas and include desks. 43-inch Smart televisions come with premium satellite channels and Netflix.

Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, bathrobes, slippers, and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

The Gingko has massage/treatment rooms. Services include facials, body wraps, body scrubs, and body treatments. The spa is equipped with a sauna. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy.

Cleaning and safety practices

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking on site (ZAR 85 per night)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge) from 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free train station pick-up shuttle
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar/lounge
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Library
  • Newspapers in lobby

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free grocery shopping service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Afrikaans
  • Dutch
  • English
  • French
  • German

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Sauna

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height counter and sink
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Separate bathtub and shower

Entertainment

  • 43-inch Smart TV
  • Netflix
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels
  • Streaming services

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Mini-fridge
  • Minibar

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Safe
  • Separate sitting area
  • Slippers

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - midnight

Check-out

Check-out before 10:30 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for ZAR 465.0 per night

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 410 per person
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: ZAR 0 (up to 6 years old)
  • Self parking fee: ZAR 85 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: ZAR 465.0 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 may be 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
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Diners Club; cash is not accepted
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the train station (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 spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

National rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.

Property is also known as

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Overall score and ratings

4.5

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 123 out of 199 reviews
5 - Excellent 62%
Rating 4 - Good. 59 out of 199 reviews
4 - Good 30%
Rating 3 - Okay. 11 out of 199 reviews
3 - Okay 6%
Rating 2 - Poor. 4 out of 199 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 199 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.6/5

Amenities

4.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 5 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

Stayed 4 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Lovely by the sea
Beautiful location next to the sea front.comfortable room and generous breakfast
Stayed 4 nights in Dec 2019