Hippo Boutique Hotel

5-9 Park Road, Gardens, Cape Town, 8001, ZA

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Hippo Boutique Hotel

About the hotel

Property Location
With a stay at Hippo Boutique Hotel, you'll be centrally located in Cape Town, walking distance from South African Museum and Planetarium and close to Greenmarket Square. This 4-star hotel is within close proximity of Castle of Good Hope and Victoria and Alfred Waterfront.

Make yourself at home in one of the 25 air-conditioned rooms featuring kitchenettes with refrigerators and microwaves. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary, and plasma televisions with satellite programming provide entertainment. Conveniences include phones, as well as laptop-compatible safes and desks.

Rec, Spa, Premium Amenities
Pamper yourself with onsite body treatments or enjoy recreation amenities such as an outdoor pool. Additional amenities include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and tour/ticket assistance.

Enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's dining establishments, which include 3 restaurants and a coffee shop/café. From your room, you can also access room service (during limited hours). Relax with a refreshing drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges.

Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include complimentary high-speed (wired) Internet access, a computer station, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available on request), and free self parking is available onsite.

Hotel Facilities

  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Free WiFi
  • Year Built 2004
  • Free self parking
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Number of restaurants - 3
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Outdoor pool
  • Total number of rooms - 25
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • Number of floors - 4
  • Free breakfast
  • Elevator/lift
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • One meeting room
  • Computer station
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Smoke-free property
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Room Facilities

  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Phone
  • Free toiletries
  • Desk
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Kitchenette
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Microwave
  • Plasma TV
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV service
  • Minibar
  • In-room massage available
  • Slippers
  • Private bathroom
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
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Hotel Policy

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

Know Before You Go

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Children 12 years old and younger are not permitted at this property.
  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 350 per room (one way)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: ZAR 30 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: ZAR 195 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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