Travel Blogs from Camps Bay
... row and center? Yeah. Dun dun dun. Game over. Lights out. I closed my eyes as I embraced the bar in front of me hoping I wasn't about to give a mean lion a piggy back ride. I don't know what happened next bc my eyes were closed but alls I know is that CJ is the man and got us out safe. He high tailed it around the corner as she chased after us. Finally she stopped. Lion dont like to chase their prey long distances. They don't hold enoug endurance to. Oh my god. Never again. ...
... with their dogs while others jogged.
Continuing walking a short distance further south on Beach Road brought us along the Atlantic Ocean’s shore! However, this section of the shore was very rocky. Not one of those sandy beaches if you know what I mean. Regardless, the views were wonderful where many species of birds were seen on the rocks as they ate little insects in ...
... mostly amazing. The wind was strong so it was a little cold but the weather was clear so the views were phenomenal. We walked around for a while before having some lunch in the cafe. We then headed back down to ground :) We hopped back on the bus to Camps bay where we got off to look around and take in the stunning beach views.....sigh. Its hard to think that in less than a week, we ...
... line-height: normal; ">
All in all It was an amazing trip. Things really couldn't have gone much more smoothly than they did. I can't wait to return to South Africa and to visit other countries in southern Africa like Namibia, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Tanzania and Mali.
... seen since I was 14 – and we had a blast of a wedding.
Early next morning I for some reason decided a game of golf is on the cards, which was a disaster really. That night Charlotte and I went over to Vlokkie and Elzaan's for a cheese and wine feast. Vlok prepared a four course meal, which included copious amounts of various cheeses, all complemented by an array of wines. Charlotte was a little under the weather and didn't get to sample the glorious ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
More great choices in Camps Bay
Search TripAdvisor for more deals in Camps Bay
Historical Traveler Reviews Primi-Royal Camps Bay
A fabulous hotel. We went to sleep to the sound of the waves crashing onto the rocks (OK you could have had the window shut and the air con on but what a waste!) and woke to a wonderful view of the ocean. The bed sprinkled with rose petals on our arrival and a choccy on the turned down bed every night! All the staff were friendly, helpful and couldn't do enough for you and we will definately stay there again if we return to Cape Town.
Wundervolles Hotel. Beim Schlafengehen konnten wir das Geräusch der Wellen, die gegen die Felsen schlugen, hören (okay, man hätte die Fenster auch zumachen und die Klimaanlage anstellen können, aber was für eine Verschwendung!) und wachten zu dem wunderschönen Blick auf den Ozean auf. Bei unserer Ankunft war das Bett mit Rosenblüten bestreut, und jeden Abend wartete eine Praline auf dem aufgedeckten Bett! Alle Angestellten waren freundlich und hilfsbereit und konnten gar nicht genug für die Gäste tun. Wir werden definitiv wieder hier übernachten, sollten wir nochmal nach Kapstadt kommen.
What a little gem of a place. Stunning views, exceptional levels of service and attention to detail and first rate accommodation. Everything was just great and one of the best restaurant I've been to just around the corner (The Codfather)
Was für ein schönes kleines Juwel. Sagenhafte Aussicht, fantastischer Service, erstklassige Unterkunft und den kleinen Dingen wurde sehr viel Aufmerksamkeit geschenkt. Alles war einfach super und gleich um die Ecke befindet sich eines der besten Restaurants, in dem ich je gewesen - the Codfather.
We stayed here for the first three nights of our honeymoon and for the price it is a fantastic little hotel. We were upgraded to a suite with a four poster bed and with wall to ceiling windows all round the front of the room. The view of Camps Bay was Stunning (although its a little chilly in September!). The restaurants on the sea front are so good in particular Blues and Pangaea (Blues is so cheap in comparison to what we pay in the UK).
We stayed at the Primi Royal for the first three days of our honeymoon. We had upgraded to a luxery room which had a beautiful four poster bed which had rose petals scattered on when we arrived. The balcony looked over camps bay which was only a few minutes walk. The hotel is lovely and small, it feels like walking into someone's front room when you enter the main lobby/restaurant. The hotel staff were extremely helpful and couldn't do enough for you , from booking taxis to organising trips. Camps bay is lovely, great beach which I'm sure is packed when it's their summer. There are also some great restaurants there and obviously great wine. It is about 20 minute taxi ride to the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront where there are loads of restaurants and shops and this is where you can get the open top bus tour from which we would totally recommend. It's a bit touristy but if like us you only have a short time there it takes you round the whole of Cape Town, and you can hop on and hop off when you like although the only place we got off at was Table Mountain which was amazing and is an absolute must when you are there. We also went on a tour to Cape Point and to the Winelands, a packed day but well worth it as again we saw so much and the tour guide was extremely knowledgeable. We stopped off at a penguin colony on the way too which was brilliant. The tour company we used has an office just down from the hotel but I forget their name.
We actually stayed at this hotel over a year ago (only just found this website). The staff were extremely friendly and accommodating right from the start, I really couldn't praise them highly enough. The room was lovely, flower petals were strewn on the bed when we first arrived, CD player, balcony, great view of the beach right across the road.
The Primi Royal is a great boutique hotel
Our stay @ the Primi Royal in Cape Town was excellent. The room was amazing, with perfect views of the beach. The room had our very own private jacuzzi outside so we can sit and soak under the stars at night. The location of the hotel was perfect, just a block from the beach and in a good area as well. The staff were more than helpful, and accomodated all of our requests. Next time I'm in Cape Town, I will definitely be staying at the Primi Royal.
Hotel was in a good location, very close to the main street of Camps Bay, although the hotel itself was quiet. The views from the hotel are great. The staff were friendly and helpful.
We upgraded to the mid range room, which was fairly spacious and had great views over Camps Bay.
The only problem we had was with power cuts, which Cape Town is suffering from at the moment. There was a power cut at some point most days. Because the hotel did not have a generator, we had to rely on candle light a lot of the time.
Also, the pillows aren't all that comfy!
What a veiw
location of this hotel is superb. Right by camps by waterfront,which is fantastic place to stay.the room was a little small but we did pay for cheapest room but after first night without asking they asked if we would like to up grade free of charge ,which we did of course.What a view windows floor to ceiling,you lay in bed looking over camps bay.brekfast is inc and served on patio aslo over looking c,bay.staff are so helpfull and recommended restraunts to eat in which were great.