The Fritz Hotel - Cape Town

1 Faure Street, Cape Town, South Africa  show map
 3 stars
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The Fritz Hotel - Cape Town

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Exercise gym

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Overview

The 3-star The Fritz Hotel offers fine a budget accommodation to stay in Cape Town.

The Fritz Hotel is set close to a museum and a gallery as well as Iziko South African Museum and Planetarium, which is 300 meters away. The property boasts location within 2 km from Cape Town city center.

The Fritz Hotel offers a magnificent view to its guests.

Cape Town International airport can be reached in 25 minutes by car from The Fritz Hotel.

Rooms

There are 13 beautiful rooms at The Fritz Hotel feature an in-room safe, a mini bar, pay TV, a balcony and a dressing room. The guestrooms look out on the garden. For more comfort a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer are provided.

Eat & Drink

Situated 100 meters from the venue Afternoon Tea at Mount Nelson Hotel and Miller's Thumb serve a variety of food.

Services

Guests can rent cars to explore the local area.

Relax

Leisure options include a rooftop terrace and a golf course. On-site activities feature hiking and cycling.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Number of rooms:   13.

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Facilities

General

  • Smoking allowed in designated areas
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Limited time reception
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym
  • Hiking
  • Cycling
  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area

Room view

  • Garden view
  • Mountain view

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Fan/ Extractor
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Telephone

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
One child
Extra bed ZAR 50
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

1 Faure Street, Cape Town, South Africa

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City Center
  • Cape Town
    1.3 km
Airports
  • Cape Town International (CPT)
    18.2 km
Train Stations
  • Cape Town
    1.5 km
  • Woodstock
    3.2 km
Underground stations
  • Metropolitan Golf Club
    3.2 km
Restaurants
  • Planet Restaurant (cuisine: Contemporary, British)
    90 m
  • Afternoon Tea at Mount Nelson Hotel
    70 m
Parks
  • Company\'s Gardens
    560 m
Beaches
  • St. James Beach
    1.5 km
  • Bloubergstrand Beach
    1.5 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    13

Rooms and availability

Double Room Private Garden
Garden view
  • Room size:

    25 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Ground floor room, Private Garden, Terrace, has a pull out couch to accommodate an extra person.

Twin Room Balcony
  • Room size:

    18 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Fan
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Situated on 1st floor, individual Enclosed Balcony, scenic views of Table Mountain.

Twin Room Private Garden
Garden view
  • Room size:

    18 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

This room is situated on the ground floor, offering an access to a private garden and a terrace. It can also accommodate an extra person.

Double Room Balcony
  • Room size:

    18 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Situated on 1st floor, individual Enclosed Balcony, scenic views of Table Mountain.

Budget Double Room
  • Room size:

    12 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Ground floor room, spacious could accommodate an extra person, not much of a view.

Double Room Mountain View
Mountain view
  • Room size:

    18 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Double King size bed, spacious rooms situated on the 1st floor, magnificent terrace, beautiful views of Lions Head Mountain and Signal Hill.

Double Room Balcony
  • Room size:

    18 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Situated on 1st floor, individual Enclosed Balcony, scenic views of Table Mountain.

Standard Twin Room
  • Room size:

    15 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Ground floor room that is very spacious could accommodate a 3rd person, not much of a view.

Standard Double Room
  • Room size:

    15 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Small Standard room terrace, beautiful views of Lions Head Mountain and Signal Hill.

The Fritz Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
Double Room Mountain View
Mountain view
  • Room size:

    18 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Double King size bed, spacious rooms situated on the 1st floor, magnificent terrace, beautiful views of Lions Head Mountain and Signal Hill.

Budget Twin Room
  • Room size:

    12 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Ground floor, not much of a view

Double Room Balcony
  • Room size:

    18 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Situated on 1st floor, individual Enclosed Balcony, scenic views of Table Mountain.

Double Room Mountain View
Mountain view
  • Room size:

    18 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Double King size bed, spacious rooms situated on the 1st floor, magnificent terrace, beautiful views of Lions Head Mountain and Signal Hill.

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Grand Parade Square500 m
  • Grand Parade500 m
  • Cape Town Parliament600 m

Popular areas

  • Long Street400 m
  • City Center1.2 km

Places of interest

  • South African National Gallery400 m
  • Gardens Shopping Centre700 m
  • De Waal Park700 m
  • MyCiTi Station Gardens800 m
  • Malay Quarter900 m

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Parliament600 m
  • Greenmarket Square1.0 km
  • Signal Hill1.5 km

Museums

  • South African Museum And Planetarium200 m
  • The South African Museum and planetarium300 m
  • South African Jewish Museum400 m
  • Boo-Kaap Museum800 m
  • Bo-Kaap Museum900 m
  • District Six Museum1.0 km
  • Iziko - Slave Lodge Museum1.1 km
  • Castle of Good Hope1.5 km

Parks

  • Company's Gardens600 m
  • The Company's Garden600 m
  • The Company Gardens700 m

Theaters

  • Labia Theatre100 m
  • Fugard Theatre1.1 km

Public parking

  • Mediclinic Cape Town600 m
  • Christiaan Barnard Hospital1.0 km

Local attractions

  • Cape Town International Convention Centre1.5 km
    1 Lower Burg Street Convention Square
  • Baraka Gifts and Decor1.6 km
    Shop 13A, Dixon Street, Cape Quarter Green Point
  • Cape Quarter Mall1.7 km
    72 Waterkant Street
  • Signal Hill 1.6 km
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
  • Noon Day Gun1.6 km
    Military Road Signal Hill

Near the hotel

  • Iziko South African Museum and Planetarium290 m
    Between Government Avenue and Queen Victoria Street
  • South African Jewish Museum450 m
    88 Hatfield Street Gardens
  • Company\'s Gardens560 m
    19 Queen Victoria Street
  • Simon Shone Jeweler720 m
    Cape Quarter Mall
  • Great Synagogue310 m
    88 Hatfield St.
  • Iziko South African National Gallery490 m
    Government Avenue Company's Garden
  • Long Street570 m

Restaurants nearby

  • Planet Restaurant90 m

    Address: 76 Orange Street
    Phone: +27214831000

    74% likes this, based on 281 reviews
    Cuisine: Contemporary, British
    Price Range: NZD 57 - NZD 71

  • Emily's40 m

    Address: 55 Kloof Street,
    Phone: 214240882

    72% likes this, based on 48 reviews

  • Societi Bistro120 m

    Address: 50 Orange Street
    Phone: 021 42 42 100

    86% likes this, based on 230 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian, French
    Price Range: NZD 6 - NZD 27

  • Afternoon Tea at Mount Nelson Hotel70 m

    Address: 76 Orange Street
    Phone: 27-21 483-1000

    83% likes this, based on 159 reviews

  • Nonna Lina ristorante pizzeria60 m

    Address: Orange road
    Phone: 0214244966

    75% likes this, based on 60 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: NZD 19 - NZD 52

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    13
Cities nearby
  • Camps Bay hotels - 5 km
  • Bantry Bay hotels - 4 km
  • Constantia hotels - 12 km
  • Goodwood hotels - 12 km
  • Llandudno hotels - 12 km
  • Hout Bay hotels - 14 km
  • Tokai hotels - 15 km
  • Bloubergstrand hotels - 15 km
  • Plattekloof hotels - 16 km
  • Oranjezicht hotels - 2 km

The Fritz Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Fritz Hotel

Average guest rating

7.4out of 10
Very good
Based on 54 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Family with children
    9.6

    Very comfortable and classic city BnB, Euro style in a Dutch Colonial. Staff were very helpful, friendly and accomodating. Great to have "off street" parking in this section of town. Wifi worked great, and enabled us to use Skype to keep in touch. I'm considering another trip to ct next summer and would definitely check out Fritz again.

    Not much of a dislike, but the otherwise solid breakfast was brought down a bit by instant coffee; instant seems to be pretty standard in sa though.

  • Single
    9.2

    Everyone at the Fritz was very accomodating, and went out of their way to help me check in (I was in a rush to get to a wedding) and they were very cheerful and efficient. The Breakfast had very tasty cheese, cold meats and croissants, perfect the start to the day.

  • Older travelers
    5.0

    The location

    Staff not available after hours and grumpy early in the morning, breakfast disastrous

  • Single
    8.2

    Location was excellent and the bed was super comfy. Continental breakfast included. Free wi-fi. Nice staff. I was given a free room upgrade.

    Must pay 50% upfront at time of booking. No air conditioning (a bit uncomfortable during hot days). It felt more like a guest house than a hotel (no 24 hour reception). I did notice little things that were off such as no soap in my room (just an empty soap box) and half empty shampoo bottles.

  • Couple
    9.6

    Relaxed but helpfull staff were great. We got a free upgrade to a room with a view of Table Mountain and found the onsite parking very convenient as well.

    Couldn't get the free wireless to work on our laptop but the free to use computer in the lobby did work fine instead.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    the peacefull and the general relationship with the staff

    i thing hotel is getting old but i like it and like the staff working there they are really help full

  • Couple
    8.2

    The location is perfect for exploring CT, it is a 5 minute walk to the city center, nice restaurants and bars. The atmosphere at the hotel is really good, staff and owner are very friendly. We got a free upgrade of our room. You can comfortably sit in front of your room, viewing lion's head, and have a drink from the cheap mini bar. Free parking in front of the hotel. If we go to CT again we'll defintely stay in the Fritz hotel again.

    The building might need some reconstruction.

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    We stayed at the Fritz on 11/12/2010 AND on 21/12/2010. Hotel made excellent arrangements for our early morning airport departure, held our luggage for 10 days whilst we were in Botswana on Safari, and provided free internet access.

    The stairway to the second floor, being a curved one, made it very difficult to carry large/heavy luggage to our room. Hallways are narrow for carrying large bags.

  • Group of friends
    8.8

    The Fritz Hotel is 'a home away from home'. De ontvangst en ambiance is zo gastvrij dat je je onmiddelijk thuis voelt. Geweldig ingerichte kamers. Budgetroom tot luxe. Gelegen in bruisende wijk met veel goede restaurants.

  • Single
    9.6

    I slepy superbly. The place is a quiet oasis in the middle of Cape Town and the bed is really 5star, flat and comfortable, the linen best percale. And the staff charming and very helpful

  • Single
    4.0

    The hotel is well located.

    The whole place seems to lack a bit of TLC. A lampshade was missing in my room, nobody had swept under the bed for days and the wardrobe was damaged. A failed lightbulb had not been replaced. More care needed generally, especially at R680 a night. The advertised mountain view - actually Signal Hill - would have been fine "if it wasn't for the buildings in between"!

  • Couple
    3.8

    nothing , and it not respect the picture showed on web site and expencive for that they offer .

    the disorganizzation of reception , due too the weren't be hable to make transaction about visa circuit , after leave the hote l they request me to make a paimant or send them the deatils of another credit card ,,,, and not only one time , so i lost two hours of my time to go direcly to bank to pay the price of room , so negative experience , i dont recommend this hotel .

  • Older travelers
    6.2

    was a good location to move around to the various places including watching the matches in the WC.

    the room size was too small compared to other bb places we have stayed. the safe was placed in the batchroom on the floor and was too small, even though the key was big!

  • Single
    4.0

    The location was perfect for my business meetings in town. The availability of restaurants within walking distance was also a plus.

    Parking is limited to 3 bays outside the Fritz, resulting in cars being parked on the road. The carpeting / mats in the room were so hard that walking barefoot on them was near impossible. There was no airconditioning. The pillows were floppy and I had to use 3 to rest comfortably. The bed was too hard. There was no cooked breakfast.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The Fritz is an attractive old fashioned, colonial style small hotel at the end of long street in Cape Town. Parts of Long street are like New Orleans. It's in fashionable area, with local bars and restaurants, nice and laid back. The room we had was large, light and airy with a nice terrace. Friendly staff and a very hospitable host. Would definitely stay here again.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

1 Faure Street, Cape Town, South Africa

Get directions
City Center
  • Cape Town
    1.3 km
Airports
  • Cape Town International (CPT)
    18.2 km
Train Stations
  • Cape Town
    1.5 km
  • Woodstock
    3.2 km
Underground stations
  • Metropolitan Golf Club
    3.2 km
Restaurants
  • Planet Restaurant (cuisine: Contemporary, British)
    90 m
  • Afternoon Tea at Mount Nelson Hotel
    70 m
Parks
  • Company\'s Gardens
    560 m
Beaches
  • St. James Beach
    1.5 km
  • Bloubergstrand Beach
    1.5 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    13