Ambassador Self Catering Apartments - Cape Town

28 Victoria Road, Bantry Bay ;, Cape Town, South Africa  show map
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Ambassador Self Catering Apartments - Cape Town

Free Wi-Fi
Parking
Kitchen facilities

Refrigerator

Air conditioning

Individual air conditioning

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Elevator
Laundry

Self-service laundry

Meeting facilities

Conference room

Overview

The contemporary Ambassador Self Catering apartment offers quick access to St. George's Cathedral, Cape Town Stadium and The African Dance Theatre. The apartment is set in a 5-storey building constructed in 1970. There are free private parking, currency exchange and a luggage storage provided onsite.

The city center is 5 km away. Direct access to a sandy beach and close proximity to a cove and hills are provided. Guests can share a meal in The Bungalow Restaurant and The Bayside Cafe, located about 200 meters away.

Cape Town International airport is 25 minutes' drive from the apartment.

Rooms

A panoramic view of the ocean welcomes guests to rooms with free Wi-Fi, satellite TV, climate control, a dining area and a telephone. The property has 2 bedrooms with a king size bed and a twin bed. A bathroom comes with a bathtub and a shower.

Eat & Drink

A full kitchen is featured with a microwave, a full-sized refrigerator, a cooktop and a stove for guests' use.

Relax

Guests can dive into an outdoor swimming pool.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire apartment for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   28.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Bicycle storage
  • Coffee shop

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Medical facilities service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Cafe
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities

Children's facilities

  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Dining room
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Telephone

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 18 may stay at the price of ZAR 485 per person per night in an extra bed. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach apartment

apartment Ambassador Self Catering Apartments - Cape Town Cape Town location
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Apartment Address:

28 Victoria Road, Bantry Bay ;, Cape Town, South Africa

Get directions
City Center
  • Cape Town
    2.8 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Cape Town
    2.9 mi
  • Esplanade
    4.0 mi
Restaurants
  • The Bungalow Restaurant (cuisine: Contemporary)
    700 ft
  • The Bayside Cafe (cuisine: Contemporary)
    1500 ft
Beaches
  • Clifton Beach
    2800 ft
Apartment details
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    28

Rooms and availability

How to reach apartment

apartment Ambassador Self Catering Apartments - Cape Town Cape Town location
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Apartment Address:

28 Victoria Road, Bantry Bay ;, Cape Town, South Africa

Get directions
City Center
  • Cape Town
    2.8 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Cape Town
    2.9 mi
  • Esplanade
    4.0 mi
Restaurants
  • The Bungalow Restaurant (cuisine: Contemporary)
    700 ft
  • The Bayside Cafe (cuisine: Contemporary)
    1500 ft
Beaches
  • Clifton Beach
    2800 ft
Apartment details
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    28

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Lion's Head - 4300 ft
  • Grand Parade - 2.1 mi

Popular areas

  • Green Point Common - 2.2 mi

Places of interest

  • Queens Beach - 1000 ft
  • MyCiTi Station Queens Beach - 3700 ft
  • Lion's Head - 4000 ft
  • Sea Point Pavillion & Swimming Pools - 1.0 mi
  • Signal Hill - 1.5 mi
  • Theatre On The Bay - 1.6 mi
  • De Waal Park - 2.1 mi

Convention centers

  • Long Street - 2.2 mi

Amusement

  • Camps Bay - 1.1 mi

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Queens Beach - 2700 ft
  • Clifton Beach - 3000 ft
  • Sea Point Pavilion Swimming - 1.0 mi
  • Camps Bay Beach - 1.3 mi
  • Signal Hill - 1.7 mi

Museums

  • The South African Museum and planetarium - 2.1 mi
  • Table Mountain - 2.1 mi
  • South African Museum And Planetarium - 2.2 mi
  • Boo-Kaap Museum - 2.2 mi
  • Bo-Kaap Museum - 2.3 mi
  • South African Jewish Museum - 2.3 mi

Parks

  • Company's Gardens - 2.2 mi

Theaters

  • Labia Theatre - 2.1 mi

Golf courses and Country clubs

  • Grand Parade Square - 2.1 mi

Public parking

  • Mediclinic Cape Town - 2.0 mi

Local attractions

  • Lion's Head - 1.1 mi
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
  • Table Mountain - 2.4 mi
    Cape Town Central 7848South Africa
  • Iziko South African National Gallery - 2.3 mi
    Government Ave., Cape Town Central
  • Signal Hill - 1.9 mi
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  • Table Mountain National Park - 2.3 mi
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Near the apartment

  • Clifton Beach - 2800 ft
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa

    Restaurants nearby

    • The Bungalow Restaurant - 700 ft

      Address: 3 Victoria Road,

      84% likes this, based on 35 reviews
      Cuisine: Contemporary

    • Salt - 2000 ft

      Address: 34 Victoria Road
      Phone: +27 21 439 7258

      50% likes this, based on 157 reviews
      Price Range: USD 17 - USD 32

    • Salt Cafe & Vodka Bar - 2100 ft

      Address: 29 Victoria Road
      Phone: +27 21 439 3354

    • The Bayside Cafe - 1500 ft

      Address: Portico Building, Cnr Marine Drive & Athens Rd
      Phone: 21 557 8511

      60% likes this, based on 96 reviews
      Cuisine: Contemporary

    • Sunbird Bistro - 1900 ft

      Address: 31 Victoria Road

      75% likes this, based on 44 reviews
      Cuisine: Eclectic

    Apartment details
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of floors:
      5
    • Number of rooms:
      28
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    Ambassador Self Catering Apartments Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Ambassador Self Catering Apartments

    Average guest rating

    7.2out of 10
    Very good
    Based on 35 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Older travelers
      8.4

      Location close to the seaside Having an apartment as opposed to just a hotel room.

      The facilities are very basic, a little upgrading would make this a much more chic, attractive apartment. Kitchen was not fully stocked as claimed - there was not even a sharp knife, a cooking spoon, tongs or a spatula - no utensils for cooking at all. We looked immediately onto a stone roof, which could have been landscaped at least. The advertising was misleading - I had expected to be overlooking the beach. On rechecking the website, it had mentioned being across the road from the hotel, but it did not quite admit that this was not providing a view of the beach. The photos were of the hotel views, not the apartment views. This should changed to paint a more realistic picture. A full afternoon and night without any internet. Although on vacation, work never stops and both of us being from America, we needed to be conducting business from mid afternoon and through the night. This was a major loss for us and the staff did not seem to think it was a big deal - they simply said it would be repaired the next day. They should have 24/7 technology maintenance. We would not have selected this venue if we had known internet would not be available for such a long period.

    • Group of friends
      5.0

      The phone did not work. The bath tap was stuck so we had to shower. We were 4 people staying and only 3 towls. We did notify them about these faults the first day, but no response.

    • Couple
      7.4

      It is not romantic, it is starting to look shabby and needs attention to detail,smells mouldy, when we asked to be moved to another room we were told it was fully booked, but only ever swa another couple there.

    • Older travelers
      7.0

      The apartments were spacious and had everything we needed

      The apartment is above the salt Bistro and vodka Lounge a party went on to the early hours of the morning. Resulting in no sleep. The apartment above also partied and high heel shoes could be heard clicking from 4 oclock for around an hour or so on the wooden floors The event was supposed to finish at 10 oclock which is apparently the Hotel rules. We were lucky that management found room for us at the hotel for the following evening as a further event was on the cards. Not first prize as we prefer an apartment. Was also issued with a dinner voucher

    • Family with children
      9.2

      The friendliness and excellent service delivered by all staff members - literally each and every employee, no matter their role or position, went out of their way to be accommodating, friendly and helpful. This made for a wonderful stay. We shall definitely return!

    • Couple
      9.0

      They where very spacious and well positioned. They where neat and modern.

      The furnishings where lacking, such as pictures on the walls = 0. It just needs warming up a little, it looked like work in progress. The aircon in the Main room did not cool at all. There was a new aircon in the lounge??

    • Family with children
      7.8

      Spacious rooms, beds good quality, location.

      Noise levels are quite high.

    • Couple
      5.0

      Satellite tv

      Apartment looked nothing like the pictures on the website. Nowhere was it mentioned that the hotel/establishment is split into 2 parts. Our appartment was on the 2nd floor and virtually had no sea view. We stayed on the non-sea side accross the road from the actual hotel in something that they called Executive Apartments. Of course the use of word 'executive' is exceedingly exaggerated. Kitchen appliances were from the 19th century. At least the linen was clean, but had holes in it in some places.

    • Family with children
      9.6

      The location of the hotel is excellent and the service of the staff is excellent and very friendly!! Always willing to assist and help!!

      I was a bit disappointed that we didnt have a balcony as on the pictures on the website I was lead to believe that all the self catering apartments had balcony'S. The kitchen I found wasnt equiped enough needs a few more utensils (tin opener) and glass dishes and pots and pans. Other than that we loved every minute of our stay!

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      The most friendly and obliging staff members. Vuyis (hope I spelt that correctly) at reception was unbelievably efficient and friendly as were all the staff from the cleaning staff to the valets.

      Parking in the basement a bit of a hassle - but not really complaining - it was for free!!

    • Group of friends
      7.0

      good view, beautiful place, good people working there!

      Suites need a bit of up keep. Stove kept tripping my power. The heater plug was open, so i was too scared to plug it into the wall as it was not safe. The flys in the suite was irritating as there were many Breakfast was not worth the money chicken burger for R70 room service was a rip off

    • Older travelers
      3.8

      Just the location. Good view when curtains open, but everyone can see into your room, so mostly your curtains are closed due only 1x curtain to close...no net etc to block people seeing in.

      Will never stay in the aparments again. Old, dirty, tiny bathroom, confused reception staff, noisy fridge, flies in the room, filthy fridge, bedding with holes and smelly carpet & passages. Huge dissappointment. More like a 2-3star resort than 4 star???

    • Older travelers
      7.4

      Convenient. Well laid out and spacious.

      Noisy fridge which we had to switch off every night. Did report this problem but was not resolved.

    • Older travelers
      4.2

      Nothing. I request that we can are transfer to the hotel. I had a beach front room which was excellent and clean and the Salt restuarant in hotel I will also recommend. The food was good

      The aircon did not work. The place need a upgrade. The walls and ceiling and plugs were dirty. The shower floor look terrible. There is a leak in bathroom ceiling. It was black. The outside furniture table was rusty. There was 2 long electrical cabels hanging outside our apartment which prevent you to see the seaview

    • Older travelers
      9.2

      perfectly located with a great view and shielded by the wind. the hotel staff are very friendly and can't seem to do enough.

      Inadequate parking

    How to reach apartment

    apartment Ambassador Self Catering Apartments - Cape Town Cape Town location
    Show big map »

    Apartment Address:

    28 Victoria Road, Bantry Bay ;, Cape Town, South Africa

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Cape Town
      2.8 mi
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Cape Town
      2.9 mi
    • Esplanade
      4.0 mi
    Restaurants
    • The Bungalow Restaurant (cuisine: Contemporary)
      700 ft
    • The Bayside Cafe (cuisine: Contemporary)
      1500 ft
    Beaches
    • Clifton Beach
      2800 ft
    Apartment details
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of floors:
      5
    • Number of rooms:
      28