The New Tulbagh Hotel - Cape Town

9 Ryk Tulbagh Square, Cape Town, South Africa  show map
 3 stars
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The New Tulbagh Hotel - Cape Town

Free Wi-Fi
Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Dining room

Snack bar

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Laundry

Overview

New Tulbagh is a 3-star hotel providing an elegant accommodation near to Cape Town Science Centre, Design Museum of South Africa and The Heart of Cape Town Museum. The building was renovated in 2006.

The venue is placed next to sandy beaches. The city center lies within 1 km from the venue.

This hotel is placed in City Bowl district, known for a theater and a museum.

Cape Town train station is a 10-minute walk from the property. The New Tulbagh Hotel is easily accessible from Cape Town International airport lying within 20 minutes' drive.

Rooms

For a comfortable stay The New Tulbagh Hotel offers 60 rooms on 4 floors featuring a trouser press, a pantry, a fireplace, TV with satellite channels and a personal computer. Some rooms have the city view. The rooms also feature carpet floor and wooden furnishing.

Eat & Drink

A rich continental breakfast is served every morning. Guests can have fine meals at the cozy restaurant. Refreshing drinks are offered in the café bar. Offering Mediterranean meals, Colcacchio's lies in a market area, just 150 meters from the property.

Services

Business guests will appreciate a photocopier and a business center available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   60.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Hairdresser
  • Bicycle storage
  • Multilingual staff

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Plug adaptor
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel The New Tulbagh Hotel - Cape Town Cape Town location
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Hotel Address:

9 Ryk Tulbagh Square, Cape Town, South Africa

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City Center
  • Cape Town
    2700 ft
Airports
  • Cape Town International (CPT)
    10.8 mi
Train Stations
  • Cape Town
    1400 ft
  • Esplanade
    1.2 mi
Underground stations
  • Metropolitan Golf Club
    1.6 mi
Restaurants
  • joe fish
    500 ft
  • Colcacchio's
    500 ft
Beaches
  • Bloubergstrand Beach
    1000 ft
  • Kommetjie
    1000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    60

Rooms and availability

Premier Room
Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds
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Classic Room
Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds or 2 Single beds
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Family Room
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Family Quadruple Room
Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
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Superior Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds
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Executive Double Room
Bed type: Double bed
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How to reach hotel

hotel The New Tulbagh Hotel - Cape Town Cape Town location
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Hotel Address:

9 Ryk Tulbagh Square, Cape Town, South Africa

Get directions
City Center
  • Cape Town
    2700 ft
Airports
  • Cape Town International (CPT)
    10.8 mi
Train Stations
  • Cape Town
    1400 ft
  • Esplanade
    1.2 mi
Underground stations
  • Metropolitan Golf Club
    1.6 mi
Restaurants
  • joe fish
    500 ft
  • Colcacchio's
    500 ft
Beaches
  • Bloubergstrand Beach
    1000 ft
  • Kommetjie
    1000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    60

The New Tulbagh Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Cape Town Parliament - 3300 ft
  • Grand Parade - 4300 ft
  • Grand Parade Square - 4300 ft

Popular areas

  • City Center - 2300 ft

Places of interest

  • MyCiTi Station Thibault - 400 ft
  • MyCiTi Station Adderley Street - 700 ft
  • MyCiTi Station Civic Centre - 700 ft
  • MyCiti Bus Stop Foreshore - 1700 ft
  • Malay Quarter - 2700 ft
  • Two Oceans Aquarium - 4300 ft

Convention centers

  • CTICC - 1000 ft
  • Good Hope Centre - 3300 ft
  • Good Hope Centre - 3300 ft

Shopping areas

  • Cape Quarter - 2000 ft
  • Cape Quarter - 2000 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Greenmarket Square - 2000 ft
  • Parliament - 3300 ft

Museums

  • Iziko - Slave Lodge Museum - 2000 ft
  • Boo-Kaap Museum - 2700 ft
  • District Six Museum - 3000 ft
  • Bo-Kaap Museum - 3000 ft
  • Castle of Good Hope - 3000 ft
  • Castle of Good Hope - 3000 ft

Parks

  • The Company Gardens - 3300 ft
  • The Company's Garden - 3700 ft
  • Company's Gardens - 3700 ft

Theaters

  • Artscape Theatre - 1700 ft
  • Fugard Theatre - 3000 ft

Public parking

  • Christiaan Barnard Hospital - 2300 ft

Local attractions

  • Signal Hill - 1.2 mi
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
  • Iziko South African Museum and Planetarium - 1.9 mi
    Between Government Avenue and Queen Victoria Street, Cape Town Central
  • Cape Town Science Centre - 2.6 mi
    370B Main Rd, Cape Town Central
  • Cape Town Stadium - 1.4 mi
    Vlei Road, Cape Town Central
  • Lion's Head - 2.0 mi
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa

Near the hotel

  • Bloubergstrand Beach - 1000 ft
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
  • Kommetjie - 1000 ft
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
  • Two Oceans Aquarium - 1700 ft
    Alfred Basin, Dock Road, Cape Town Central
  • St. James Beach - 1900 ft
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
  • Bo-kaap - 1000 ft
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
  • Khayelitsha Township - 1000 ft
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
  • Gold of Africa Museum - 1700 ft
    96 Strand Street, Cape Town Central

Restaurants nearby

  • joe fish - 500 ft

    Address: Howard Drive
    Phone: 021-5312974

    83% likes this, based on 18 reviews

  • Biesmiellah - 700 ft

    Address: Lower Loop Street
    Phone: 021 425 9951

    66% likes this, based on 74 reviews
    Cuisine: African, Malaysian

  • Colcacchio - 900 ft

    Address: 42 Hans Strijdom Avenue

    72% likes this, based on 70 reviews

  • Colcacchio's - 500 ft

    Address: Long

    82% likes this, based on 48 reviews

  • Ocean Basket - 700 ft

    Address: Shop 222, Victoria Wharf V & A Waterfront 8001
    Phone: 021 425 1840

    68% likes this, based on 79 reviews
    Cuisine: Mediterranean

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    60
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The New Tulbagh Hotel Reviews

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

Average guest rating

7.2out of 10
Very good
Based on 128 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    10.0

    A great hotel in a quiet but central area of Cape Town. The room was very clean and spacious. The staff were amazing! Very friendly and helpful! They do a very nice buffet breakfast which was also included in the price of my room and they also have a bar. Highly recommended!

  • Single
    10.0

    The location and convenience is perfect. The honesty of the staff members in respect of what the hotel offers and what is not available is so refreshing in this industry. They handle special requests very well, including my request for a 4h00 breakfast and early check in was absolutely fantastic. Thanks to Ntswaki and the Chef for the early breakfast.

    There is nothing to complain about. The hotel offers honest and transparent value for money without any empty promises or expectations

  • Older travelers
    6.2

    Staff opening my room door without knocking while we were sleeping

  • Single
    6.6

    A strange thing happened when I arrived they sold my room to summone else then they arranged for for a hotel next door which wasn't bad

    Sold my room to sumone else without my authorization

  • Single
    7.8

    Parking was horrendous. Booked and paid upfront yet on one of the nights there was no available parking

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    I like the close proximaty to my young adult sons (they live right next to the hotel). Very convenient.

    I was quite disappointed to get back to the hotel after an entire day out sight-seeing that the room was not cleaned; no cleaning service! However, the Manager on duty was very apologetic and helpful. We were planning to extend our stay for two more nights but after this experience we left and went to stay at the Hollow on the Square Hotel (next to The New Tulbagh Hotel).

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    There have been some improvements made( revamps) and the hotel is looking good but there is still more room for improvements.

    They need to replace the furniture in the rooms e.g the dressingtable/desk is old and spoilt. They also need to have an abundance of Bathroom towels available.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The hotel staff was friendly, my room was very spacious. I loved the cleanliness of the hotel. I will definitely stay there again & highly recommend it.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    Bathroom was not clean - Hairs in drains No free hotel parking

  • Couple
    5.8

    The room was very spacious and the breakfast was really good.

    The shower water takes ages to get warm, if at all, and the shower didn't drain away very quickly. The bed was old and you could feel the springs.

  • Single
    9.6

    The location, friendliness of the staff and comfort of the room. Nice and spaceous with a great bathroom.

    The fire alarm kept on going off from 1 am till about 6am. So did not get a good nights sleep. Staff at the time did not sort out the problem.

  • Single
    7.8

    Location near Artscape. Located in same courtyard as more expensive hotel. If you like to walk, the waterfront as well as Long street are accessible. Mycity bus stop is near. Wonderful breakfast was included.

    I did not feel safe walking at night since the area is deserted. I did walk back from the Opera one night alone with no problems. WiFi not free and expensive to buy access.

  • Family with children
    7.0

    The hotel has much going for it in terms of location, reasonable pricing (especially on-line booking), old hotel charm/atmosphere, friendly staff, great breakfast menu, etc.

    1.There was no hot water for showering on Saturday evening and Monday morning. 2.Inadequate number of parking bays 3.Lift broke down – will rather use stairs in future as the lift is old and appears unreliable 4.Prices in the bar are unreasonable e.g. a bottle of still water costs R15 (R5 in most shops) and tin of cool drink costs R15. 5.Pest control should not be neglected i.e. fleas and cockroaches were encountered

  • Group of friends
    8.8

    Excellent finishes, fantastic bed and good food

    My booking was lost. When I phoned they had to make a plan to accomodate us

  • Couple
    7.4

    Cosy and friendly staff

    Had to pay R70 parking.

How to reach hotel

hotel The New Tulbagh Hotel - Cape Town Cape Town location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

9 Ryk Tulbagh Square, Cape Town, South Africa

Get directions
City Center
  • Cape Town
    2700 ft
Airports
  • Cape Town International (CPT)
    10.8 mi
Train Stations
  • Cape Town
    1400 ft
  • Esplanade
    1.2 mi
Underground stations
  • Metropolitan Golf Club
    1.6 mi
Restaurants
  • joe fish
    500 ft
  • Colcacchio's
    500 ft
Beaches
  • Bloubergstrand Beach
    1000 ft
  • Kommetjie
    1000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    60