The Best Hotels in Cape Town

Here’s our manually curated guide to the best and most luxurious hotels in Cape Town. Bon voyage!

Hannah, Travel Blogger

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POD Camps Bay

Rated 9.5 in 411 reviews

Located 50 metres from the famous Camps Bay beachfront, POD Camps Bay offers a 5-star boutique hotel accommodation near… See more

Located 50 metres from the famous Camps Bay beachfront, POD Camps Bay offers a 5-star boutique hotel accommodation near trendy restaurants and bars.

All air-conditioned rooms are spacious and fitted with deluxe bedding. In-room media includes iPod docking station, satellite TV, Netflix and most rooms a DVD player.

The hotel provides breakfast made from fresh local ingredients. The on-site bar serves Cape wines as well as a variety of cocktails. POD Camps Bay has a 24-hour front desk and services including guest laundry and dry cleaning service.

Attractions on Table Mountain is 2.6 km away from the property.

Rooms from $306

O' Two Hotel

Rated 9.0 in 1321 reviews

Located in Cape Town, 200 metres from Mouille Point Beach, O' Two Hotel provides accommodation with free bikes, free… See more

Located in Cape Town, 200 metres from Mouille Point Beach, O' Two Hotel provides accommodation with free bikes, free private parking, an outdoor swimming pool and a fitness centre. 800 metres from Three Anchor Bay Beach and 1.3 km from Rocklands Beach, the property offers a terrace and a bar. The accommodation features a 24-hour front desk, airport transfers, room service and free WiFi throughout the property.

The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms with a wardrobe, a coffee machine, a fridge, a minibar, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a shower. Rooms are fitted with a kettle, while certain rooms include a balcony and others also offer city views. At O' Two Hotel each room comes with bed linen and towels.

An à la carte, Full English/Irish or American breakfast is available daily at the property.

The accommodation provides an ironing service, as well as business facilities like fax and photocopying.

V&A Waterfront is 2 km from O' Two Hotel, while Robben Island Ferry is 4.1 km away. The nearest airport is Cape Town International Airport, 24 km from the hotel.

Rooms from $299

Gorgeous George by Design Hotels ™

Rated 9.0 in 501 reviews

Conveniently located in the centre of Cape Town, Gorgeous George by Design Hotels ™ offers air-conditioned rooms with… See more

Conveniently located in the centre of Cape Town, Gorgeous George by Design Hotels ™ offers air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi, free private parking and room service. With a fitness centre, the property also has a terrace, as well as a bar. The property is allergy-free and is set 2.6 km from Robben Island Ferry.

At the hotel you will find a restaurant serving international and South African cuisine. Vegetarian, dairy-free and vegan options can also be requested.

Guests at Gorgeous George by Design Hotels ™ will be able to enjoy activities in and around Cape Town, like hiking.

Speaking Afrikaans and English at the 24-hour front desk, staff are always on hand to help.

V&A Waterfront is 3.9 km from the accommodation, while CTICC is 1.5 km from the property. The nearest airport is Cape Town International, 20 km from Gorgeous George by Design Hotels ™, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

Rooms from $129

Labotessa Luxury Boutique Hotel

Rated 9.8 in 157 reviews

Labotessa Boutique Hotel provides rooms with air conditioning in Cape Town. In a prime location in the City Bowl… See more

Labotessa Boutique Hotel provides rooms with air conditioning in Cape Town. In a prime location in the City Bowl district, this hotel is situated 3.6 km from V&A Waterfront. The rooms are equipped with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels and free WiFi

Each of the spacious suites are fitted with a private bathroom equipped with a shower, while certain rooms have a kitchen. At Labotessa Boutique Hotel, every room includes a seating area.

All suites boast direct elevator access, while the 3-bedroom penthouse offers a private splash pool, two lounge areas and two terraces with mountain views.

CTICC is within 2 km of the accommodation, while Table Mountain is 6 km away. The nearest airport is Cape Town International Airport, 19 km from the property.

Rooms from $441

Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa

Rated 8.8 in 529 reviews

This ocean-front hotel overlooks the Twelve Apostles mountain range and provides free transfers to Camps Bay and V&A… See more

This ocean-front hotel overlooks the Twelve Apostles mountain range and provides free transfers to Camps Bay and V&A Waterfront. It features the award winning Sanctuary Spa with rock pools.

Guests are welcomed with a complimentary drink and can relax in one of the spacious rooms of the Twelve Apostles Hotel. Each room is decorated with gentle colours and comes with modern facilities, such as DVD player and movie library access.

With a panoramic outdoor location, the Azure Restaurant serves fine indigenous and international cuisine prepared with the best organic ingredients. The restaurant makes use of its home-grown wild vegetation to create desserts.

Set among mountains on one side and the Ocean on the other, Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa is a getaway to explore the Table Mountain National Park. Free private parking is available on site.

Rooms from $386

The Marly Boutique Hotel

Rated 9.0 in 523 reviews

With the Twelve Apostles Mountain Range as a majestic backdrop, The Marly Boutique Hotel boasts panoramic views of Camps… See more

With the Twelve Apostles Mountain Range as a majestic backdrop, The Marly Boutique Hotel boasts panoramic views of Camps Bay Beach and the ocean. It features stylish suites and a pool-terrace bar.

Each of the spacious suites offer uninterrupted sea or mountain views. They are equipped with a flat-screen TV, iPod docking station, DVD and CD player and an Illy coffee machine. The modern bathrooms are fitted with a large bath and rain shower. The Deluxe and Superior Suites boast an additional outdoor shower on the balcony.

Guests can dine at the seaside Surf Shack Diner. The Marly Boutique Hotel also has a trendy private terrace bar, decorated with ocean-reflecting mirrors and sofas. The hotel has a 24-hour room service.

For relaxation, guests can take a refreshing dip in the pool or take a stroll along Camps Bay Beach. There are 2 day spas and a hair salon located in the hotel complex. The Promenade Mall offers shops and a variety of cafes and restaurants.

Other facilities offered include a 24-hour front desk, meeting and conference facilities, dry cleaning and an ironing service.

Table Mountain is 4.6 km from Marly and the famous Chapman’s Peak Drive can be reached within 20 minutes by car.

Rooms from $483

The Table Bay Hotel

Rated 8.4 in 2955 reviews

The Table Bay Hotel is a 5-star luxury hotel situated at the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town. It boasts beautiful views of… See more

The Table Bay Hotel is a 5-star luxury hotel situated at the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town. It boasts beautiful views of the working harbor, Table Mountain and the Atlantic Ocean. It features a pool and a spa.

Each air-conditioned room comes equipped with a minibar, flat-screen satellite TV and tea-and-coffee-making facilities. The private bathroom includes a bath and shower with free toiletries.

Enjoy locally inspired and sourced gourmet meals at the Camissa brasserie. The Atlantic Grill serves daily breakfast and high tea is available in the afternoon.

The Camelot Spa offers a number of spa treatments, holistic care, laser therapy and a gym.

Free WiFi is available in the hotel rooms. The Cape Town International Airport is a 30-minute drive from the property.

Rooms from $276

With an amazing location and panoramic views of the ocean, Compass House Boutique Hotel - Adults Only is a luxurious… See more

With an amazing location and panoramic views of the ocean, Compass House Boutique Hotel - Adults Only is a luxurious boutique hotel offering the very best in style and comfort.

At Compass House you don't even have to leave your bed to admire the view. All the rooms have beds with ocean views, and direct access to the deck and pool area. The top-floor suite boast a private plunge pool, while the suite located on the pool level features outdoor space and modern decor.

For a beautiful and relaxing experience, take a dip in the ocean-facing, 22-metre infinity pool, or take the short walk down to the beach. Cape Town city centre is a 10-minute drive away.

Compass House can arrange airport transfers at an additional charge.

Apart from the many popular beaches and the city centre, the Compass House is close to the V&A Waterfront, Table Mountain cableway and other Cape Town attractions.

Rooms from $316

Nestled on a lush garden estate in the heart of the city, this luxurious hotel is an icon of Cape Town and committed to… See more

Nestled on a lush garden estate in the heart of the city, this luxurious hotel is an icon of Cape Town and committed to excellent 5-star quality and service.

Just a stone’s throw from Company Gardens, the Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel, Cape Town is a tranquil oasis in the bustling city centre. Enjoy the hotel’s famous afternoon tea on the terrace or have a swim in one of the pools. Extensive wellness facilities, including a tennis court, ensure a truly memorable stay.

Each of the Mount Nelson's accommodation wings has its own character, with private gardens and facilities. Order in room service and take in the elegance of your room. Marble bathrooms and specially designed furniture make each unit an exclusive retreat after a long day.

Explore the city’s highlights, including Table Mountain and Robben Island. The multilingual concierge staff is happy to take care of your requests.

Rooms from $868

South Beach Camps Bay Boutique Hotel

Rated 9.1 in 928 reviews

Located 50 metres from the Beach and the vibrant Promenade which boasts an array of restaurants and bars, South Beach… See more

Located 50 metres from the Beach and the vibrant Promenade which boasts an array of restaurants and bars, South Beach Camps Bay offers self-catering accommodation in Camps Bay.

The stylish and sea facing suites are decorated in contemporary décor. Each is equipped with a kitchen and a bathroom. The refrigerator is stocked daily with a range of breakfast items. Each unit includes a flat-screen satellite TV, a blu-ray player, a bluetooth sound bar and headphones.

Guests have a choice of 2 pools, one of them is heated, with sundecks and a bar. There is also a fully equipped in-house fitness centre. The property has its own borehole water. Table Mountain is within 5 km, the V&A Waterfront is 9 km away and the Cape Town International Airport can be reached within 27 km.

Free high-speed WiFi is available in all rooms and common areas. An airport shuttle can be arranged at a charge.

Rooms from $233

Overlooking Cape Town's famous Robben Island and the Atlantic Ocean, the Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront offers luxurious… See more

Overlooking Cape Town's famous Robben Island and the Atlantic Ocean, the Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront offers luxurious accommodation with free wireless internet access and a private marina. Free Wifi is available throughout the property.

Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront is close to Cape Town's main tourist attractions and beaches and within walking distance of the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront.

Choose from a variety of contemporary accommodation to suit your needs. The warm and elegant guest rooms enjoy breathtaking views of Table Mountain or the ocean.

Relax on the picturesque terrace or rejuvenate at the spa's indoor vitality pool and state-of-the-art gym. Energize with a wide range of water sports, hiking or paragliding.

Radisson's restaurant is just steps from the sea, providing a spectacular setting for lunch, dinner a cocktail or simply enjoying an African sunset.

The Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront is 20 minutes from the Cape Town International Airport. It is also 10 minutes from the central business district and Cape Town International Convention Centre.

Rooms from $240

Camissa House

Rated 9.6 in 163 reviews

Camissa House features an outdoor swimming pool, shared lounge, a terrace and bar in Cape Town. With free WiFi, this… See more

Camissa House features an outdoor swimming pool, shared lounge, a terrace and bar in Cape Town. With free WiFi, this 5-star hotel offers room service and a concierge service. The accommodation provides airport transfers, while a car rental service is also available.

At the hotel, each room comes with a desk. Complete with a private bathroom equipped with a shower and free toiletries, all units at Camissa House have a flat-screen TV and air conditioning, and some rooms will provide you with a balcony. At the accommodation every room is fitted with bed linen and towels.

Breakfast is available daily, and includes buffet, à la carte and Full English/Irish options.

Table Mountain is 4.3 km from Camissa House, while Robben Island Ferry is 5.8 km away. The nearest airport is Cape Town International Airport, 22 km from the hotel.

Rooms from $419

Ocean View House

Rated 9.1 in 856 reviews

Boasting magnificent views of the Atlantic Ocean, this deluxe 4-star guest house provides its guests with outstanding… See more

Boasting magnificent views of the Atlantic Ocean, this deluxe 4-star guest house provides its guests with outstanding service in a peaceful and affluent setting. Free WiFi is available.

The property offers scenic sea, garden and mountain views from most rooms. Each room is complete with contemporary finishes, and modern bathroom most of which have a double basin. The self-catering apartments offer kitchen facilities.

Enjoy breakfast by the dining area overlooking the pool and ocean. Most rooms feature either a private terrace or balcony, ideal to enjoy a drink from the bar on or read the latest newspaper.

Ocean View House is a family-run establishment only a short drive from Cape Town’s City Bowl. Marvel, in the evening, at the sunsets from the pool deck or explore the extensive park grounds.

Rooms from $168

NOAH House

Rated 9.5 in 235 reviews

The colonial Cape Town-style NOAH House is situated in trendy Tamboerskloof, at the foothills of Table Mountain. Guests… See more

The colonial Cape Town-style NOAH House is situated in trendy Tamboerskloof, at the foothills of Table Mountain. Guests can relax on two verandas and explore Cape Town, which is a 7-minute drive away.

All modern-furnished rooms are decorated with white linen on the beds, a ceiling fan and windows with American shutters. Each room has a TV, a desk and an electric kettle. Some offer views of the garden or Table Mountain.

NOAH House serves continental breakfast and guests can choose from a variety of restaurants in the surrounding area.

Sights like Victoria and Alfred Waterfront and Table Mountain are just a 15-minute drive away. Guests can walk to the city centre in 10 minutes, or seek assistance at the tour desk for day trips.

Free public parking is available opposite of the property’s entrance.

Rooms from $192

Pineapple House Boutique Hotel

Rated 9.2 in 501 reviews

Located in Cape Town, 500 metres from Broken Bath Beach, Pineapple House Boutique Hotel provides accommodation with an… See more

Located in Cape Town, 500 metres from Broken Bath Beach, Pineapple House Boutique Hotel provides accommodation with an outdoor swimming pool, free private parking and a shared lounge. The property is around 500 metres from Milton Beach, less than 1 km from Sunset Beach and 4.4 km from V&A Waterfront. The accommodation features a 24-hour front desk, airport transfers, room service and free WiFi throughout the property.

The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms with a desk, a coffee machine, a fridge, a minibar, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a shower. All rooms have a kettle, while selected rooms have a terrace and others also offer city views. At Pineapple House Boutique Hotel each room includes bed linen and towels.

Robben Island Ferry is 5.2 km from the accommodation, while Table Mountain is 8.7 km away. The nearest airport is Cape Town International Airport, 24 km from Pineapple House Boutique Hotel.

Rooms from $145

Living Hotel Lion's Eye

Rated 9.0 in 441 reviews

Offering a year-round outdoor pool and 180-degree views of the Atlantic Ocean, the chic and stylish Living Hotel Lion's… See more

Offering a year-round outdoor pool and 180-degree views of the Atlantic Ocean, the chic and stylish Living Hotel Lion's Eye is set in Camps Bay with a backdrop of the majestic 12 Apostles mountain range.

At Living Hotel Lion's Eye, the elegant suites are situated across four levels and connected by a free-floating staircase and has access directly from the basement and private garage area by lift. The air-conditioned suites are furnished in contemporary décor and come fitted with a flat-screen satellite TV, a safe and minibar. Each suite has a modern bathroom.

There is a shared kitchen and dining area available for guests to use, a light meal menu is available for Lunch and Dinner from 13:00 to 21:00. A number of restaurants can be found a 5-minute drive away and nearby attractions include Table Mountain and Camps Bay Beach.

Free WiFi is available. The Cape Town International Airport is within 27 km from Living Hotel Lion's Eye.

Property is equipped with a back solar PV system and is not affected by power failures.

An outdoor, open-air gym boasting outdoor exercise equipment is available on site.

Rooms from $167

Cloud 9 Boutique Hotel and Spa

Rated 8.8 in 750 reviews

Nestled at the foot of Table Mountain, in trendy Tamboerskloof, our boutique hotel Cloud 9 Boutique Hotel and Spa is… See more

Nestled at the foot of Table Mountain, in trendy Tamboerskloof, our boutique hotel Cloud 9 Boutique Hotel and Spa is located within walking distance of the variety of trendy shops and restaurants on the vibrant Kloof and Long Streets. Nearby attractions include V&A Waterfront, Camps Bay and Clifton Beaches, and are all within a 10-minute drive.

Rooms at Cloud 9 are equipped with modern amenities such as a Nespresso coffee machine, Ultra HD TV with an extensive channel selection, air conditioning and complimentary high-speed fibre WiFi. The bathrooms are fitted with a rain shower, designer bathroom amenities and some of them also offer a bath. Some rooms boast views of Table Mountain.

Cloud 9 also features a rooftop bar with 360-degree views of the city and Table Mountain, 3 on-site restaurants and room service. There is also an art gallery and an intimate library.

The hotel connects 5 beautiful heritage properties via a central reception and secluded courtyard. Facilities include a spa with sauna and 3 treatment rooms, an elevator, 24 hour reception, security and parking. Guests can relax on the sun deck, and enjoy a splash in the plunge pools or the hot tub.

The reception desk can assist guests with arranging airport transfers and various trips in and around Cape Town. Cape Town International Airport is 21 km away from Cloud 9 Boutique Hotel and Spa.

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Rooms from $78

Taj Cape Town

Rated 8.9 in 2771 reviews

Situated in the heart of Cape Town, Taj Cape Town is within walking distance of many tourist attractions and businesses… See more

Situated in the heart of Cape Town, Taj Cape Town is within walking distance of many tourist attractions and businesses. Hotel guests can enjoy free WiFi, access to the Wellness Circle

Most rooms and suites have a balcony, while all of them are elegantly designed with classical furnishings. All air-conditioned accommodation has a flat-screen TV and the marble bathroom includes a rainshower and large bath tub.

The 3-level 'Mint Restaurant and Wood-Fired Grill serves guests a wide variety of international cuisines.

Guests can also enjoy complimentary access to the sauna, steam room and heated lap pool in the Jiva Grande Spa. There is a spacious fitness centre, fully equipped with Techno machines for working out.

The famous Long Street is only a 1-minute walk away from Taj Cape Town, while the V&A Waterfront is 3 km away and Table Mountain is 5 km away. The Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) is 1.5 km away from Taj Cape Town and Cape Town International Airport is within 20 km away.

Rooms from $144

Set in the suburb of Green Point in Cape Town, The Tree House Boutique Hotel features a terrace with outdoor pool and a… See more

Set in the suburb of Green Point in Cape Town, The Tree House Boutique Hotel features a terrace with outdoor pool and a spa. The famous V&A Waterfront is less than 2 km away.

The stylishly decorated rooms at The Tree House Boutique Hotel feature air conditioning, a seating area and a flat-screen satellite TV. Tea-and-coffee making facilities are available.

Breakfast is served a la carte every morning and there are several restaurants located along Green Point's Main Road.

Guests can opt in for a relaxing massage or body treatment at the hotel's Zest Spa.

The Tree House Boutique Hotel features free WiFi and parking. There is a 24-hour front desk at the property.

Cape Town Stadium is a 15-minute walk and Cape Town's city centre is 2 km away. The nearest airport is Cape Town International Airport, 22 km from the property.

Rooms from $160

Harpers House

Rated 9.2 in 484 reviews

Situated in trendy Green Point in Cape Town, Harpers House is an 8-bedroom renovated Victorian home from 1892 with… See more

Situated in trendy Green Point in Cape Town, Harpers House is an 8-bedroom renovated Victorian home from 1892 with original features, such as high Victorian pressed ceilings and decorative, antique fireplaces. The V&A Waterfront is just a 15-minute walk away.

Rooms at Harpers House combine contemporary design with Victorian heritage and African touches. Each offers a coffee machine, free WiFi and complimentary water in the minibar. We offer an A la carte breakfast.

Guests can enjoy an à la carte breakfast as well as world-class restaurants and cafes located along Green Point's Main Road, with a supermarket just a short stroll away.

Green Point Stadium is located across the road and Cape Town's city centre is only 2 km away.

Rooms from $103

Cape Heritage Hotel

Rated 9.2 in 618 reviews

Right in the heart of Cape Town, this award-winning boutique hotel is situated in the elegant Heritage Square. It… See more

Right in the heart of Cape Town, this award-winning boutique hotel is situated in the elegant Heritage Square. It features a roof-top jacuzzi pool and chic rooms decorated combining European and African elements.

Each room at Cape Heritage Hotel has its own character and atmosphere. They all come with extra-long beds and a pillow menu. Some rooms have teak ceilings or spacious living areas, others include luxury bathrooms.

Opening out on to the historic Heritage Square, the hotel provides dining opportunities in some of the best restaurants in town. Breakfast is served in house and is prepared with inventive pastries and organic smoothies.

Cape Heritage offers easy access to the city's vibrant street life and business area. Nearby attractions include Signal Hill, Company Gardens and the notorious V&A Waterfront, all within a 10-minute walk away. Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) is 1 km away.

Rooms from $163

Home Suite Hotels Station House

Rated 9.2 in 1354 reviews

Located in Cape Town, 400 metres from Broken Bath Beach, Home Suite Hotels Station House provides accommodation with an… See more

Located in Cape Town, 400 metres from Broken Bath Beach, Home Suite Hotels Station House provides accommodation with an outdoor swimming pool, free private parking, a fitness centre and a terrace. With free WiFi, this 4-star hotel offers a 24-hour front desk and a concierge service. Guests can make use of a bar.

The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms with a desk, a coffee machine, a fridge, a microwave, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV, a balcony and a private bathroom with a shower. The rooms include a kettle, while some rooms are equipped with a kitchen with an oven and a stovetop. At Home Suite Hotels Station House each room is equipped with bed linen and towels.

Breakfast is available daily, and includes à la carte, Full English/Irish and American options. At the accommodation you will find a restaurant serving African, American and Brazilian cuisine. Vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options can also be requested.

Popular points of interest near Home Suite Hotels Station House include Milton Beach, Sunset Beach and Saunders Rock's Beach. The nearest airport is Cape Town International Airport, 24 km from the hotel.

Rooms from $117