Every year Travel and leisure release them The best prices in the world aimed at recognizing excellence in specific areas and their list of ’10 Best Urban Hotels in Africa’ really highlighted the excellent offer of city hotels in Cape Town.
The list includes 10 of Africa’s best city hotels, seven of which are right here in the mother city. Readers are encouraged to rank their preferred hotels based on facilities, services, location, overall value, and food. An organized list is then produced from these rankings to help travelers choose their next city break when visiting Africa.
The only accommodation on the list that is not in the parent city is the Four Seasons Hotel in Johannesburg at number 8, Giraffe Manor in Kenya at number 6 and Saxon Hotel, Villa & Spa also in Johannesburg ranked second best city. hotel in Africa.
Without further ado, here are Africa’s best city hotels, located in Cape Town:
10. Victoria & Alfred Hotel
The Victoria & Alfred Hotel is a sophisticated oasis of peace in the center of one of Cape Town’s most visited shopping destinations. Visitors can easily enjoy beautiful sunrises and sunsets over the harbor and easily participate in canal cruises and waterfront activities.
Contact: 021 419 6677
Address: Pierhead at the water’s edge Cape Town, Western Cape
9. Belmond Mount Nelson
Known for its iconic bright pink walls and unforgettable tea experience, Mount Nelson is a must visit.
Its ideal location makes it easy to discover the mother city and you will enjoy your stay enough not to want to leave.
Contact: 021 483 1000
Address: 76 Orange St, Jardins, Cape Town, 8001
7. The Table Bay Hotel
Sun International’s five-star hotel in Cape Town, The Table Bay, offers luxury steeped in history. Opened by the former South African president, Nelson Mandela, in 1997. Since then, has continued to set its own standards for international and luxury service – it has 329 opulent guest rooms offering panoramic ocean or waterfront views; a world-class spa; five beautiful reception rooms and a spectacular pool terrace.
“There are a lot of nice hotels in Cape Town. While our location at the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront is spectacular, it is our people and the warm hospitality our guests receive that drives them to choose to stay with us again and again. It’s easy to do something special for someone, to treat a guest like family. That way we remember The Table Bay and start making a story with someone, ”says Joanne Selby, Managing Director of The Table Bay.
Contact: 021 406 5000
Address: Quay 6 Victoria & Alfred Waterfront (2.55 km) Cape Town, Western Cape 8001
Website: The Bay of Tables
5. One & Only Cape Town
Known as one of the best honeymoon spots in Mother City, One & Only is the perfect place to visit lovebirds.
It is not only for couples, as they also offer a variety of activities and entertainment for children.
Their spa is famous because it is its own island located in the middle of the hotel.
Contact: 021 431 5888
Address: Dock Road, Victoria & Alfred Waterfront (1.21 mi) Cape Town, Western Cape 8001
4. Hotel du Cap Grace
Located on a private dock, nestled between the working harbor of Cape Town’s bustling Victoria & Alfred Waterfront and the serenity of an international yacht marina, Cape Grace showcases the essence of Cape Town with designs that reveal local creativity, while staying true to the warm atmosphere and personalized levels of service that have characterized the hotel for years.
Guests can enjoy a number of unique offers ranging from a 15-meter heated swimming pool to a fitness studio.
Contact: 021 410 7100
Address: Victoria & Alfred Waterfront West Quay Cape Town, Western Cape
3. Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa
Situated above the Atlantic Ocean on one of Cape Town’s most scenic roads, the Twelve Apostles Hotel is something to see.
It is well established as a premier boutique hotel with easy access to prime beaches and the V&A Waterfront.
Guests are spoiled for choice with beautiful mountain views, a private cinema, and a tranquil spa.
Contact: 021 437 9000
Address: Victoria Road Cape Town, Western Cape
1. Ellerman House
Ellerman House, Relais & Châteaux, is open exclusively to guests and offers a luxurious 5-star stay in Cape Town.
The Edwardian mansion, built in 1906, has 11 rooms, 2 suites and 2 three-bedroom villas and is perfect for couples, groups of friends and families.
Guests can enjoy amenities such as the Ellerman House, Spa, Contemporary Art Gallery, Wine Gallery and Literature.
Contact: 021 430 3200
Address: Ellerman House 180 Kloof Road, Bantry Bay Cape Town
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