Hippo Boutique Hotel

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
5-9 Park Road, Gardens, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa
4.0 out of 5 rating 483 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.0

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Property Details

Property Location

In the heart of Cape Town, Hippo Boutique Hotel is within a 5-minute drive of South African Museum and Planetarium and Greenmarket Square. This 4-star hotel is 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from Castle of Good Hope and 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from Table Mountain.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 25 air-conditioned rooms featuring kitchenettes with refrigerators and microwaves. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.

Amenities

Pamper yourself with onsite body treatments or enjoy recreation amenities such as an outdoor pool. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services. Guests can catch a ride to nearby destinations on the area shuttle (surcharge).

Dining

Grab a bite to eat at one of the hotel's 3 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Need to unwind? Take a break with a tasty beverage at one of the 5 bars/lounges. Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available daily from 7:30 AM to noon for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a computer station, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Kloof Street - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Long Street - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
South African Museum and Planetarium - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Company's Garden - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
South African Jewish Museum - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Cape Town Museum - 1 km / 0.6 mi
South African National Gallery - 1 km / 0.6 mi
South Africa Library - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Parliament of South Africa - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Cape Town Medi Clinic - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Bo Kaap Museum - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
St. Georges Mall - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Pan African Market - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
St. George's Cathedral - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
Christian Barnard Hospital - 1.2 km / 0.8 mi

The preferred airport for Hippo Boutique Hotel is Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) - 19.7 km / 12.3 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit 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.

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

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements. Due to drought conditions, water restrictions may apply at this property until further notice. For more details, please contact the property using the number provided on the booking confirmation email.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • 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.

  • Parking height restrictions apply.

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

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: ZAR 100 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 350 per vehicle (one way)
  • Self parking fee: ZAR 50 per night
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: ZAR 50 per night

  • Rollaway bed fee: ZAR 295 per night

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

Features
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Concierge services
  • -Elevator/lift
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Computer station
  • -Self parking (surcharge)
  • -One meeting room
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • -Number of restaurants - 3
  • -Total number of rooms - 25
  • -Outdoor pool - 1
  • -Year Built - 2004
  • -Number of floors - 4
  • -Number of bars/lounges - 5
  • -Luggage storage