Dolphin Beach Hotel

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Outdoor pool
Room, Sea View | Premium bedding, down comforters, in-room safe, individually decorated
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Room, Lagoon View | Living area | 82-cm LCD TV with satellite channels, TV

Overview of Dolphin Beach Hotel

Dolphin Beach Hotel

4.0 star property
Cape Town beach hotel with outdoor pool and restaurant

8.2/10 Very good

139 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Kitchen
  • Non-smoking
The price is CA $79
Price available on 09/28/2022
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Marine Drive, Table View, Cape Town, Western Cape, 7441
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Near the beach
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Outdoor pool
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Breakfast available
  • Room service
  • Spa services
  • In-room childcare
  • Conference center
  • Airport shuttle
  • Area shuttle
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Playground on site
  • Kitchen
  • Private bathroom

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Bloubergstrand
  • Table Mountain - 36 min drive
  • Camps Bay Beach - 35 min drive

Getting around

  • Cape Town Intl. Airport (CPT) - 33 min drive
  • Cape Town Station - 25 min drive
  • Cape Town Bellville Station - 34 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)

About this property

Dolphin Beach Hotel

4-star family-friendly hotel in the heart of Bloubergstrand
A roundtrip airport shuttle, a rooftop terrace, and a garden are just a few of the amenities provided at Dolphin Beach Hotel. With a white sand beach, beachfront dining, and surfing, this hotel is the perfect place to soak up some sun. Treat yourself to a massage or other spa services. The onsite restaurant, The Blowfish Restaurant, features ocean views and brunch. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi, and guests can find other amenities such as a playground and dry cleaning/laundry services.
Other perks at this hotel include:
  • An outdoor pool
  • Free self parking
  • English breakfast (surcharge), extended parking, and limo/town car service
  • An area shuttle, smoke-free premises, and multilingual staff
  • Guest reviews say great things about the helpful staff
Room features
All guestrooms at Dolphin Beach Hotel offer comforts such as premium bedding and separate sitting areas, in addition to amenities like free WiFi and safes.
Extra conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Childcare services and free infant beds
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding and down comforters
  • Bathrooms with separate tubs/showers and free toiletries
  • 82-cm LCD TVs with premium channels
  • Wardrobes/closets, patios, and separate sitting areas

Languages

Afrikaans, English, Xhosa

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 40 rooms
  • Arranged over 1 level

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Up to 2 children (12 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
  • Babysitting*

Pets

  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Secured onsite extended parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle on request (available 24 hours)*

Offsite

  • Area shuttle within 50 km*

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • English breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7:00 AM–10:00 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Barbecue grills
  • Room service (limited hours)

Traveling with children

  • Children stay free
  • Playground
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)
  • Pool gate
  • Outlet covers

What to do

  • Surfing/body boarding
  • Beach access
  • Discount at nearby fitness center
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golf lessons nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Horse riding nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Skydiving nearby

Working away

  • Meeting room
  • Conference center (861 square feet of space)

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Limo or town car service
  • On-site car rental
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Facilities

  • 1 building/tower
  • Built in 1993
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Porch
  • An outdoor pool
  • Spa services

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Elevator
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant

Languages

  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Xhosa

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 82-cm LCD TV
  • Premium satellite channels

Home comfort

  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Down comforter
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding
  • Free crib/infant bed

What to enjoy

  • In-room massage
  • Patio
  • Individually furnished and decorated
  • Separate dining area
  • Separate sitting area

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
  • Electrical adapters/chargers

Food and drink

  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Stovetop
  • Oven
  • Toaster
  • Free bottled water
  • Cookware, dishes, and utensils

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Access via exterior corridors

Special features

Spa

Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the onsite spa services. Services include massages.

Dining

The Blowfish Restaurant - This beachfront restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • English breakfast is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 95 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 450 per vehicle (roundtrip, maximum occupancy 3)
  • Area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge
  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities
  • Shuttle services

Children & extra beds

  • In-room babysitting is available for an extra charge

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings, and can be accessed from outside the building via exterior corridors.

Policies

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a security system on site.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Does Dolphin Beach Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Dolphin Beach Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Dolphin Beach Hotel?
As of 27 Sept 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Dolphin Beach Hotel on 28 Sept 2022 start from CA $79, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Dolphin Beach Hotel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Dolphin Beach Hotel?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at Dolphin Beach Hotel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at Dolphin Beach Hotel?
Yes, there's free self parking.
Is airport shuttle service offered by Dolphin Beach Hotel?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is ZAR 450 per vehicle roundtrip.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Dolphin Beach Hotel?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - 11:00 PM. Check-out time is 11:00 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge (subject to availability). Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
Is there an onsite casino at Dolphin Beach Hotel?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but GrandWest Casino & Entertainment World (23-min drive) is nearby.
What is there to do at Dolphin Beach Hotel and nearby?
Have fun during the warmer months with activities such as surfing. Additional recreation nearby includes casino gaming and ecotours. Enjoy a swim in the outdoor pool or use the hotel's other amenities, which include spa services and a picnic area. Dolphin Beach Hotel also has a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Dolphin Beach Hotel?
Yes, The Blowfish Restaurant offers beachfront dining and ocean views. The dining venue will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change). Nearby restaurants include Blowfish Restaurant (3-min walk), Jerry's craft and burger (12-min walk), and The Bayside Cafe (12-min walk).
Does Dolphin Beach Hotel have self-catered rooms fitted with kitchens or kitchenettes?
Yes, a kitchen is available in every room, and also includes a coffee maker, a toaster, and cookware.
Does Dolphin Beach Hotel have any outdoor private spaces?
Yes, every room features a patio.
What's the area around Dolphin Beach Hotel like?
Dolphin Beach Hotel is a short 6-minute walk from Bloubergstrand Beach and 3 minutes' walk from Dolphin Beach. The local area is walkable and popular for its beaches.

Overall score and ratings

8.2

Very good

8.2/10

Cleanliness

8.4/10

Staff & service

8.7/10

Amenities

7.5/10

Property conditions & facilities

8.6/10

Eco-friendliness

8/10 Very good

R, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Samuel, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

ebrahim aboobaker, 1-night business trip
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8/10 Very good

Ulrich, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Susanne, 15-night family trip
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6/10 Good

Check in was business like and prompt, not very friendly at all. Rooms need a lot of maintenance, carpets fraying, shower drain was blocked. Rooms are spacious though. Not the experience I expected based on images advertised.
Deon, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Excellent
Edward, 1-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Nhlamulo Elijah, 3-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

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Hotel stay was great. staff friendly and kind. great food!
Riaan, 2-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Fast service, last minute booking
1-night romance trip
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