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This property is a 12-minute walk from the beach. Located in Cape Town, within 1.5 miles of Robben Island Ferry and 2.2 miles of V&A Waterfront, Hippo Pod Hotel has accommodations with a shared lounge and free WiFi throughout the property. The property is around 3.3 miles from Table Mountain, 3.6 miles from CTICC and a 10-minute walk from St Georges Mall. The property is 1,800 feet from the city center and a 16-minute walk from MyCiTi Station Adderley Street.

At the hotel, the rooms are equipped with a desk.

Popular points of interest near Hippo Pod Hotel include Greenmarket Square, The Company's Garden and Parliament. The nearest airport is Cape Town International Airport, 12 miles from the accommodation.

Hippo Pod Hotel has been welcoming guests since Nov 4, 2019

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4 reasons to choose Hippo Pod Hotel

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Closest beaches
  • Three Anchor Bay Beach

    8.6 Excellent beach
    1.8 miles from property
  • Mouille Point Beach

    8.4 Very good beach
    1.8 miles from property
  • Rocklands Beach

    8.4 Very good beach
    1.9 miles from property
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Hotel area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • St Georges Mall
    0.1 miles
  • Iziko Slave Lodge
    0.1 miles
  • Greenmarket Square
    0.1 miles
  • National Library Of South Africa
    0.1 miles
  • Atlantic Art Gallery
    0.2 miles
  • The African Portrait Art Gallery
    0.2 miles
  • Grand Parade Shopping Centre
    0.2 miles
  • Koopmans-de Wet House
    0.2 miles
  • Palm Tree Mosque
    0.2 miles
  • Parliament
    0.2 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Cafe/Bar Crave
    0 miles
  • Restaurant Kauai
    0 miles
  • Restaurant Burger King
    0 miles
Top attractions
  • V&A Waterfront
    1.5 miles
  • Table Mountain
    2.1 miles
  • Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens
    4.5 miles
  • World of Birds
    7.3 miles
  • Groot Constantia
    7.3 miles
  • Chapman's Peak
    12.3 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Mountain Table Mountain
    3.1 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Three Anchor Bay Beach
    1.8 miles
  • Mouille Point Beach
    1.8 miles
  • Rocklands Beach
    1.9 miles
  • Milton Beach
    2 miles
  • Broken Bath Beach
    2 miles
Closest Airports
  • Cape Town International Airport
    10.5 miles
How to get to Hippo Pod Hotel from Cape Town International Airport
    Private shuttle
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Amenities of Hippo Pod Hotel
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Lockers
  • Baggage storage
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Smoke-free property
Languages Spoken
  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Xhosa
  • Zulu
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Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Hippo Pod Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!


2:00 PM - 12:00 AM


5:00 AM - 10:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Debit card Hippo Pod Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

FAQs about Hippo Pod Hotel

  • Room options at Hippo Pod Hotel include:

    • Bed in Dorm
    • Double

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Hippo Pod Hotel by:

    • Car 20min
    • Airport shuttle (arranged by property) 20min

  • Hippo Pod Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Check-in at Hippo Pod Hotel is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

    • The prices at Hippo Pod Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Hippo Pod Hotel is 500 feet from the center of Cape Town.

    • The nearest beach is 0.6 miles from Hippo Pod Hotel.