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Hippo Boutique Hotel - Cape Town

4 star Hotel Cape Town

5-9 Park Road, Gardens - Cape Town

Price starting from $ 133.31

Hippo Boutique Hotel offers 4-star Cape Town city center hotel accommodation in the City Bowl-area, just a 5-minute drive from South African Museum and Planetarium and Greenmarket Square.

Location of Hippo Boutique Hotel

In addition to being near the metro/underground and near the train station, Castle of Good Hope and Victoria and Alfred Waterfront are both a 5-minute drive away.

Internet & Business

Free Wi-Fi is provided so you can check your in-box whenever you like. Business amenities include a meeting room.


The front desk at Hippo Boutique Hotel is open 24 hours. Other amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, an elevator (lift), concierge services, laundry facilities and a computer station.

Venere Guest Rating
Guest Rating 8.7 Excellent
Based on 3 hotel reviews © 2015

Firstly, I would like to give some critique: rooms arent like on pics,no toiletpa...

Venere Guest, South Africa
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Breakfast at Hippo Boutique Hotel

A free full breakfast is available between 8 AM and 11 AM.

Facilities at Hippo Boutique Hotel

  • Bar
  • Laundry service
  • Lift/elevator
  • Room service - limited hour
  • Entire property is non-smoking
  • Laundry room
  • Personal newspapers
  • Newspapers
  • Front desk - 24 hour
  • Concierge
  • Luggage room
  • City tour
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Shuttle service from and/or to the airport
  • Free parking
  • Meeting Room
  • Internet/Email services

Know before you go

  • 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 12 years old and younger are not permitted at this property.
  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

Check-in: after 2 PM.

Check-out: before 11 AM.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit 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.

City tax and/or any other fees charged by the hotel

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

  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 350 per room (one way)

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

National rating

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

Hippo Boutique Hotel is also known as

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Hippo Boutique Hotel reviews

9.9 Outstanding!
  • August 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • Germany

Fantastic service in an excellent hotel!

9.9 Outstanding!
  • November 2014
  • Venere Guest
  • Group
  • Sweden

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Room Details

Hippo Boutique Hotel has 25 guest rooms, all featuring free Wi-Fi and complimentary newspapers. Functional in-room kitchenettes equipped with refrigerators and microwaves allow you to dine in while you travel.

Guests can unwind at the end of a long day and enjoy plasma televisions with satellite channels. Corporate travelers will benefit from free (wired) high-speed Internet access as well as desks, laptop-compatible safes and phones during their Cape Town City Centre visit. Additional guest comforts include air conditioning, minibars and coffee/tea makers.

Private bathrooms are outfitted with slippers and complimentary toiletries. Irons/ironing boards and hair dryers can be provided on request.

Accommodation Services

  • Air conditioning
  • Telephone
  • Mini bar
  • Mini fridge
  • Coffee and tea maker
  • Ironing facilities on request
  • Desk
  • Hairdryer on request
  • TV
  • Cooking corner
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • High speed Internet access
  • Wireless Internet access

Distances from Hippo Boutique Hotel

Christopher Moller Art Gallery - 0.2 km / 0.2 mi
Bertram House - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
South African Museum and Planetarium - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
South African Jewish Museum - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Cape Town Holocaust Centre - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Company Gardens - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Great Synagogue - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Brundyn Gallery - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
South African National Gallery - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Palm Tree Mosque - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Parliament of South Africa - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Cape Town Museum - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
South Africa Library - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Cape Town Medi Clinic - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Auwal Mosque - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
The preferred airport for Hippo Boutique Hotel is Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) - 17.8 km / 11.1 mi.

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Transportation services Hippo Boutique Hotel

  • Shuttle service from and/or to the airport
  • Free parking