Excellent 8.6
Based on 40 reviews

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About aha Mandela Rhodes Place Hotel & Spa


Whether you're a tourist or traveling on business, aha Mandela Rhodes Place Hotel & Spa is a great choice for accommodation when visiting Cape Town. The hotel lies 1.0 Km from the city center and provides accessibility to important town facilities. For those of you who want to venture out, AVA Gallery, National Art Gallery, St George’s Cathedral are just some of the attractions available to visitors.

Take advantage of a wealth of unrivaled services and amenities at this Cape Town hotel. Printer, 24-hour security, daily housekeeping, gift/souvenir shop, photocopying are just a few of the facilities that set aha Mandela Rhodes Place Hotel & Spa apart from other hotels in the city.

All guest accommodations feature thoughtful amenities to ensure an unparalleled sense of comfort. Throughout the day you can enjoy the relaxing atmosphere of the fitness center, golf course (within 3 km), outdoor pool, spa, massage. When you are looking for comfortable and convenient accommodations in Cape Town, make aha Mandela Rhodes Place Hotel & Spa your home away from home.
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  • free Wi-Fi in all rooms
  • Wi-Fi in public areas


  • taxi service
  • car park
  • airport transfer
  • car hire
  • shuttle service

Fitness & recreation

  • fitness center
  • spa
  • massage

Swimming & soaking

  • swimming pool [outdoor]

Land sports

  • golf course (within 3 km)

Food & beverage

  • room service
  • restaurant
  • coffee shop
  • poolside bar


  • pets allowed

Cleaning services

  • daily housekeeping
  • laundry service
  • dry cleaning

Guest services

  • postal service
  • luggage storage
  • newspapers
  • tours
  • concierge

On-site facilities

  • gift/souvenir shop
  • family room
  • elevator
  • shops
  • smoking area

Health and security

  • 24-hour security
  • 24-hour front desk
  • safety deposit boxes

Business & money services

  • photocopying
  • printer
  • meeting facilities
  • business center

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
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Child and extra bed policy
Infant 0-2 year(s) Stay for free if using existing bedding. Note, if you need a cot there may be an extra charge.
Children 3-11 year(s) Must use an extra bed
  • Guests over 11 years old are considered as adults.
  • Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose, please check the individual room policy for more details.
When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
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Useful info

Airport Transfer Fee: 780 ZAR
Breakfast Charge (when not included in room rate): 120 ZAR
Check-In From: 2:00 PM
Check-Out Until: 11:00 AM
Distance from City Center: 1.0 Km
Distance to Airport: 19.4 Km
Internet Usage Fee: 00 ZAR
Non-Smoking Rooms / Floors: Yes
Number of Floors: 17
Number of Restaurants: 2
Number of Rooms : 88
Parking Fee (per day): 55 ZAR
Room Voltage: 220
Time to Airport (Minutes): 20
Year Hotel Built: 1912
Year Hotel Last Renovated: 2012
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Recent customer comments

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  • Hotel Condition/Cleanliness 8.9
  • Facilities 7.7
  • Location 9.3
  • Room Comfort/Standard 8.7
  • Service 8.6
  • Value for Money 8.7
  • Food/Dining 7.8

Nomsa A.
South Africa
April 19, 2016
The hotel is beautiful. There is really nothing to complain about!

Kuan T.
April 16, 2016
Good location and spacious 2 bedroom unit
Very convenient

Walter M.
January 24, 2016
Lovely location for the downtown experience
Location, lobby decoration, friendly helpful staff.
This hotel, located in the downtown core, is a lovely choice for access to the joys of urban Cape Town. It has a lovely lobby which is an homage to Nelson Mandela, with quotations, an interesting sculpture and an impressive painting. The rooms are spacious, tastefully decorated and fully functional. The staff were remarkably responsive. We used a washing machine in the room, and as we washed a large amount of clothes, the staff heroically brought in a dryer and hooked it up for us as well. My daughters enjoyed the spa, and were very impressed with their treatment there. The roof top pool is lovely, and the general feel of the place was welcoming and friendly. I would stay there again.

Dwayne D.
United States
January 05, 2016
Amazing location near Long Street
Location, Friendliness & Accommadating
My stay was really great. The staff was amazing. Location is right next to long street. My only complaint is lighting in the living room lol but not really a big deal at all.

tshediso N.
South Africa
October 06, 2015
One off the cleaners barged in unanounced that was unexceptable

Samiksha B.
South Africa
September 18, 2015
Perfectly located, great accommodation will defini
Location, size, staff

Robin B.
New Zealand
September 01, 2015
Fabulous comfortable stay
Location, relaxing very comfortable apartment. Your own laundry facilities
I only wish it had been longer. A very convenient location. Initially I found it hard to find as I was looking for a street front door. It is located inside a small mall area. Well located to restaurants or as I did purchased salads from the nearby Fresh Food Market and took them back to my room.

Yuvenna A.
August 03, 2015
Very good quality hotel - Three Cities Mandela
Good location, very spacious apartments. chic furnitures
We had a great stay, hope we could have stayed longer. The location was very central and they have very spacious apartments. The rooms were always clean and with chic furnitures. The staffs are always polite and very helpful and cheery. They provided relevant information and provided good service.

Yusrah C.
South Africa
June 04, 2015
Great hotel, beautiful views
Rooms - comfortable, luxury, modern
Great experience!

benjamin M.
South Africa
November 17, 2014
excellent location and decor
centrally located, room, pool
it was excellent. I went with my fiance and it had all the facilities we required. Beautiful room and decor, centrally located, secured parking, beautiful pool and gym. The staff was very professional.


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