Radisson Blu Waterfront  5 stars

Beach Road, Granger Bay, Cape Town, South Africa, 8002  show mapSave
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Overview

Overlooking the Atlantic Ocean with Robben Island and Table Mountain on its background, the luxurious Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront is a wonderful hotel for both business and leisure. Its white façade glitters in the sun and creates a perfect contrast with the blue Atlantic Ocean waters. Featuring a private marina and nestled near all Cape Town attractions, the Cape Town International Convention Centre, Green Point Stadium and Table Mountain Aerial Cableway to name a few, the Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront is a worthy member of the Radisson family.

Featuring marble and daylight, the Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront boasts elegant décor with unique furnishing and colorful adornment. On the premise you will find spacious swimming pool, professional spa complex and state-of-the-art business facilities.

All 177 spacious guestrooms feature luxurious both traditionally African and restrained European design with natural colored fabrics and refined furnishing. Business travelers will enjoy a separate working area with wooden table and a chair as well as Internet access and direct dial phone. Leisure tourists will be captured by the fantastic views over the Table Mountain or Robben Island.

Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront’s on-site restaurants serve Italian and Mediterranean cuisine accompanied by the list of selected wines. All guests will enjoy both a refined culinary chefs-d'oeuvre and fantastic views over the city.

The hotel boasts excellent connection since all public stations are located within steps from the property.

The personnel at the hotel speaks English, Deutch, French, Italiano, Dutch.

Year renovated   2009.  Number of rooms   177.

Distance to:

  • City Center - 2.4km
  • Airport Cape Town International - 18.1km
  • Train Station: Cape Town - 2.1km, Esplanade - 3.2km

Rooms

Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront’s guestrooms include its standard room fitted with a king-sized bed or twin beds, superior room, business class room and suite. Each room features the following as standard: satellite TV, bathrobe and slippers, coffee/tea maker, internet access, hairdryer, mini-bar. Two children under the age of 12 years or one child from 12 to 17 years stay free of charge on a sleeper sofa. Non-smoking rooms as well as rooms for disabled people are available upon request. 24-hour room service is available.

Dining options

Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront offers super breakfast buffet at the Tobago’s restaurant from 6.30am to 10am. You will taste Italian and Mediterranean dishes while enjoying a nice atmosphere and the first-class comfort. The restaurant is open until 10.30pm. Grab & Run breakfast is available with your booking.

Tobago's Bar and Terrace offers excellent cocktails and welcome its guests from 11am until the midnight.

The Harbour View Room is an ideal place for banquets and receptions as it boasts a capacity of up to 300 people.

Work

Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront features a well-equipped business center and several meeting and events facilities with the capacity for up to 300 people. Full-service business assistance is provided upon request. In addition, you will be glad to find complementary internet access throughout the hotel.

Leisure

Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront offers a wide variety of entertainment. All guests can take a relaxing bath at the on-site swimming pool as well as enjoy a refreshing drink at the spacious poolside area. If you want to rejuvenate and experience full relaxation you are welcome to the indoor spa complex with its well-equipped fitness center, vitality pool and rest room. For more active guests the hotel also offers a number of water sports, paragliding, mountain biking and hiking.

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from  2 pm

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until 10:00-11:00 hours

Children and extra beds
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free. 
  • One child may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of 100 % of the room stay per night/person for extra beds. 
  • Maximum capacity of baby cots in a room is 1. 
Pets

Pets are not allowed

Facilities

General
  • Parking
  • Car rental
  • Currency exchange
  • Elevator
  • Tour desk
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Luggage storage
  • Free transportation
  • Airport shuttle
  • Doctor on call
  • Concierge desk
  • Bus parking
  • Multilingual staff
Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge

Guest Parking

Private hotel parking is possible on site and the rate is ZAR 90 per day.

Activities
  • Spa & wellness center
Services
  • Shops/Commercial Services
  • Butler service
  • Laundry
  • Massage services
  • Limousine service
Dining facilities
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
  • High speed internet access
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Conference facilities
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
Children's facilities
  • Child care
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
  • Wheel chair access
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Outdoor pool
  • Exercise gym
  • Golf
  • Fitness center
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Heating
  • Ironing facilities
  • Mini bar
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Terrace

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Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront’s guestrooms include its standard room fitted with a king-sized bed or twin beds, superior room, business class room and suite. Each room features the following as standard: satellite TV, bathrobe and slippers, coffee/tea maker, internet access, hairdryer, mini-bar. Two children under the age of 12 years or one child from 12 to 17 years stay free of charge on a sleeper sofa. Non-smoking rooms as well as rooms for disabled people are available upon request. 24-hour room service is available.

Two Bedroom Suite
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Radisson Blu Waterfront Two Bedroom Suite Suite
Bed type: King Size Bed or Double Bed
Size: 110m2

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    Radisson Blu Waterfront LocationWhat's nearby

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    What's nearby

    What's nearby.

    There is no better place for exploring Cape Town than Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront. You are within walking distance to the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, just 10 minutes from the central business district as well as the Winelands, Metropolitan Golf Club and the shopping hub of the city. The hotel provides a complimentary boat shuttle to the Robben Island.

    Attractions for Tourists
    • Grand Parade
      2.3km
    • Long Street
      2.5km
    • Cape Town Parliament
      2.5km
    • District Six Church
      3.1km
    • Lion's Head
      4.4km
    Popular areas
    • Green Point Common
      1.2km
    • City Center
      2.3km
    General
    • Open Top Bus Tour
      400 m
    • Malay Quarter
      2.0km
    • Signal Hill
      2.2km
    • Sea Point Pavillion & Swimming Pools
      3.6km
    • Queens Beach
      4.4km
    Convention Centers
    • CTICC
      1.4km
    • Good Hope Centre
      2.6km
    Sport related
    • Cape Town Stadium
      800 m
    Shopping Areas
    • V&A Waterfront
      100 m
    • Cape Quarter
      1.2km
    Museums
    • Iziko - Slave Lodge Museum
      1.8km
    • Boo-Kaap Museum
      2.1km
    • Castle of Good Hope
      2.5km
    • District Six Museum
      2.6km
    • The South African Museum and planetarium
      2.7km
    Parks
    • Company's Gardens
      2.4km
    • The Company Gardens
      2.5km
    Universities, Institutes
    • Cape University of Technology
      3.1km
    Arboretum, green spaces, zoos
    • Two Oceans Aquarium
      500 m

    Local Attractions

    • Bloubergstrand Beach
      1.7km
      Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
    • Bo-kaap
      1.7km
      Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
    • Kommetjie
      1.7km
      Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
    • Sandy Bay
      1.7km
      Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
    • Gold of Africa Museum
      1.7km
      96 Strand Street, Cape Town Central

    Near the hotel

    • City Sightseeing Cape Town
      430 m
      V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central
    • Cape Town Diamond Museum
      350 m
      1st Floor, The Clock Tower, Cape Town Central
    • Two Oceans Aquarium
      1.2km
      Alfred Basin, Dock Road, Cape Town Central
    • Cape Town Stadium (Green Point Stadium)
      1.2km
      Vlei Road, Cape Town Central
    • Alon Shina - African Designs
      1.2km
      Shop 106, Blue Shed Craft Market, Dock Road,, Cape Town Central

    Restaurants Nearby

    • City Grill

      76% likes this, based on 293 reviews
      Food: Steakhouse, Grill, Hamburgers, Barbecue

      40 m
      Shop 155, Victoria Wharf

      Phone: +27(0)21 4219820

    • Greek Fisherman

      66% likes this, based on 210 reviews
      Food: Greek

      80 m
      Shop 157 Victoria Wharf Shopping Centre, V & A Waterfront

      Phone: 27 21 418 5411

    • Meloncino

      74% likes this, based on 250 reviews
      Food: Italian
      Price Range: USD 10 - USD 22

      130 m
      Shop 259, Upper level

      Phone: +27 (0)21 419 5558

    • Den Anker

      66% likes this, based on 407 reviews

      260 m
      Pierhead - V & A Waterfront

      Phone: +27 21 419 0249

    • The Atlantic Grill

      73% likes this, based on 26 reviews
      Food: African
      Price Range: USD 51 - USD 200

      230 m
      Quay 6, V & A Waterfront

      Phone: +27 21 406 5918

    Getting there.

    Cape Town International Airport is only 21km from the hotel. Airport shuttles are organized by the hotel for 280 ZAR per two.

    Getting around.

    Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront is only five minute walk from the public bus station. The on-site parking is available with your advanced booking for ZAR 50.00 per day.

    Radisson Blu Waterfront Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Radisson Blu Waterfront

    Average guest rating

    7.4
    out of 10
    Very good
    Based on 10 reviews

    Rating by category:

    Service
    6.3
    Value
    7.7
    Dining
    7.8
    Location
    9.2
    Rooms
    7.2

    Individual guest reviews

    • The location was great, i also liked the closeness to Camps Bay and the mall, made for easy shopping and sight seeing, a Waterfront was handy. The staff were extremely friendly and rooms were nice.

      From hotel poor, incredibly bad service from the restaurant.

      My rating for the hotel:

      • Average rating
        7.6
      • Location
        7
      • Rooms
        8
      • Service
        10
      • Value
        6
      • Dining
        7
    • The location is excellent, short taxi ride to Table Mountain and the hotel scenery is magnificent. Staff have a lovely attitude.

      Very poor value for money and not worth the price. Non plussed service from the waiters some of the worst service i have ever receivedd and furniture is a bit old.

      My rating for the hotel:

      • Average rating
        7.0
      • Location
        6
      • Rooms
        7
      • Service
        8
      • Value
        7
    • We liked the location of the hotel, good breakfast.

      Service was exceptionally slow on all occasions we ordered food.

      My rating for the hotel:

      • Average rating
        8.6
      • Value
        10
      • Dining
        7
    • Awesome location, a good hotel in all respects and staff very friendly and helpfull. Breakfast and other services were great.

      Room was not modern and had old carpets.

      My rating for the hotel:

      • Average rating
        8.0
      • Location
        8
      • Rooms
        5
      • Service
        8
      • Value
        9
      • Dining
        10
    • The outdoor restaurant / pool area and great breakfast by the ocean. Nice hotel good location and excellent service.

      Staff were unhelpful, the room was falling.

      My rating for the hotel:

      • Average rating
        6.8
      • Location
        8
      • Rooms
        5
      • Service
        7
      • Value
        7
    • Great location, the hotel looked very tired in places and dated, the staff handled very nicely. Buffet breakfast good.

      Waiter service very poor during the day, the room was not clean and did not appear refurbished.

      My rating for the hotel:

      • Average rating
        7.0
      • Location
        9
      • Rooms
        4
      • Service
        9
      • Value
        6
      • Dining
        7
    • The pool area was very nice, i also appreciated the friendliness and helpfulness of the staff, was exceptional, as a business traveller the room service menu was very limited.

      The location is excellent.

      My rating for the hotel:

      • Average rating
        7.6
      • Location
        8
      • Rooms
        6
      • Service
        9
    • Loved the location just the best view of the ocean at the Waterfront and the staff were excellent, service was terrible and slow, the rooms were exceptionally appointed. Breakfast was great, the gym was good.

      Bar fridge compressor noisy.

      My rating for the hotel:

      • Average rating
        8.0
      • Location
        10
      • Rooms
        8
      • Service
        8
      • Dining
        6
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