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4.0 out of 5

"Next to center of town and near waterfront. Good lunch and dinner. Cooked my steak perfectly and great hamburgers. Rooms nice and very clean. Close t ... " More

By a verified traveler on Wed 07 Feb 2018

Hotel Description

4-star hotel near St. Georges Mall

Cape Town City Centre stay

Within a 10-minute walk of this Cape Town City Centre hotel, you'll find St. Georges Mall and Cape Town International Convention Centre. Also, Greenmarket Square is within half a mile (1 km) and Bo Kaap Museum is within 2 miles (3 km).

Renovated in 2019

A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas, laundry service, and airport shuttle. Enjoy freebies like English breakfast and an area shuttle

Free WiFi, LCD TVs

In addition to LCD TVs with satellite channels, the 50 guestrooms offer free WiFi and room service. Other amenities include separate bathtubs and showers, espresso makers, and free bottled water.

Standard Double

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$86* Per night/room Mar 1 - Mar 2

Deluxe Double

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Deluxe Single

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Standard Single

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Hollow on the Square City Hotel ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

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Guest reviews for Hollow on the Square City Hotel

Everyone (1)
4 out of 5

Great location and dining room

Next to center of town and near waterfront. Good lunch and dinner. Cooked my steak perfectly and great hamburgers. Rooms nice and very clean. Close to good market. I would stay there again.

Posted by , from los angeles on Feb 7, 2018

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Feb 16, 2018 by Nadia Vorster

Thank you for choosing Hollow on the Square as your destination hotel. We appreciate your feedback. Kind Regards

About the Hollow on the Square City Hotel

Location 9 Ryk Tulbagh Square, Cape Town, Western Cape 8001

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/café. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is served daily. Public spaces have free WiFi. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the business-friendly Hollow on the Square City Hotel. A free area shuttle within 4 km is available. Limited parking is available for a fee and is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. A complete renovation of Hollow on the Square City Hotel was completed in March 2019. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Cape Town hotel.

  • 1 building
  • 50 guestrooms or units
  • 4 levels
  • Built in 2000
  • English breakfast (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Terrace
  • Newspapers for purchase
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Free area shuttle
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Airport: Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) (19.1 km / 11.9 mi)
  • Train station: Cape Town Station (0.7 km / 0.4 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free area shuttle within 4 km; airport shuttle, beach shuttle, and shopping center shuttle
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Hollow on the Square City Hotel offers 50 air-conditioned accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and espresso makers. 32-inch LCD televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Cape Town hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LCD television
  • Satellite channels
  • Espresso maker
  • Coffee maker
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Guests are served free English breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 10:00 AM.

Hollow on the Square City Hotel has a restaurant on site.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Water skiing nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

During the renovation period (June 18-August 1, 2018), breakfast will be served at a nearby hotel, located 0.3 miles (450 meters) away.

Airport transportation is offered on request 24 hours a day. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 12 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • One child stays free 1
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Cash or credit card deposit required
  • 24-hour check-in

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 800 per room (roundtrip)
  • Self parking fee: ZAR 75 per day

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Hollow Square Cape Town
  • Hollow Square Hotel
  • Hollow Square Hotel Cape Town
  • Hollow On The Square Cape Town City Hotel South Africa
  • Hollow on the Square
  • Hollow On The Square City
  • Hollow on the Square City Hotel Hotel
  • Hollow on the Square City Hotel Cape Town
  • Hollow on the Square City Hotel Hotel Cape Town

You should know

  • Hollow on the Square City Hotel offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 48 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details.
  • One child 12 years old or younger stays free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.

National Rating

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

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