Fountains Hotel
1 St Georges Mall, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa
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Fountains Hotel
Feel the heartbeat of Cape Town at the newly refurbished Fountains Hotel in the city centre, overlooking the famous fountains on its main arteries, Heerengracht and Adderley Street. The entire ground floor of the hotel is airy and light, with sliding glass doors opening up to views of Table Mountain and the Fountains. It encompasses the reception, the restaurant, the outside terrace and sundeck, a convivial bar and lounge, a swimming pool and a gym with another indoor pool. Three levels of undercover parking beneath the hotel provide secure parking. Knowledgeable concierges, who know the city inside out, man the desk at the reception day and night and can help with advice on where to eat, what shows are on, interesting tours to do etc. They can also help with bookings. 24-hour room service is also available. There is wireless internet access right throughout the hotel including the rooms, suites, the public areas and the conference rooms. A business centre, in the lobby, with two Apple computers, caters for busy execs.
Location: The Fountains Hotel and Suites lie within walking distance of the city's many attractions and business centre as well as the Cape Town International Convention Centre. The entrance to the hotel is on the walkway on St Georges Mall with its many trendy shops, quaint stalls, coffee shops and department stores. The Cape Town International Convention Centre, V&A Waterfront and Custom's House are all within 1km (0.62 miles) from the hotel. The Cape Town International Airport is approximately 22 km from the Hotel.
Guest Room Facilities: The Fountains Hotel offers 160 en-suite bedrooms. All are tastefully decorated with crisp white linen offset with bold and vibrant colours, individual climate control, wireless internet access, a mini bar, DSTV and tea and coffee making facilities. Each room also has a hairdryer and a safety deposit box. Some of the rooms, each with a comfortable en-suite bathroom, have views over the harbour, others over Table Mountain or the vibrant Thibault Square. Beautifully beaded gecko's, made by local artisans, add local colour to the rooms. The Fountains Suites are situated on the top four floors. There are a total of 70 spacious suites, ranging from bachelor to 1, 2 or 3 bedrooms. Each fully serviced suite has a fully equipped kitchen with crockery, cutlery and cooking utensils. The living room comes equipped with a comfortable sofa, a TV and a dining table, a real home away from home. A butler service can be arranged to complement the feeling of pure luxury. The tastefully furnished suites have a balcony and are also equipped with individual climate control, wireless internet access, a mini bar, DSTV, tea and coffee making facilities, a hairdryer and a safety deposit box. The Suites are ideal for medium term rentals for company executives, industry captains, people relocating to the city and shipping personnel on shore leave. Guests can opt for self catering, or take advantage of being part of a hotel with its bar, restaurant, terrace and gym. Meals can be ordered through room service to be brought up to the suites.
Dining / Bar Facilities: The bright and modern restaurant seats 120 people. A buffet is available for a sumptuous breakfast, lunch and dinner. On sunny days the doors open up completely, joining the restaurant to the outside vibey terrace. An al la carte menu available from 11H00 till 18H00. The Hotel bar is situated in the lounge area of the Hotel offering guest comfort and a great selection of cocktails, international and local beverages and a wide selection of South African wines.
Hotel Services:
  • Business Centre
  • Faxing and copying
  • Colour printing
  • Wireless and Internet facilities offered at a nominal charge
  • 24 hours access to Hotel
  • 24 Reception
  • Baby Sitting Services on request
  • Concierge Desk
  • Full Room Service available from 07H00 till 23H00 and then limited room service from 23H00 to 07H00
  • Lap Pool with sundeck and loungers
  • Small gym with its own indoor pool, sauna and change rooms
  • The hotel provides around the clock security

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