Cape Town

Best 14 hotels and places to stay in Cape Town

Cape Town has plenty of accommodation to suit all budgets. It is a long peninsula and there are many different locations all with hotly debated advantages and varying physical beauties. Listed below are our recommendations for nice places to stay in this region. Ask us for more details of what's likely to suit you best!

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Vineyard Hotel

Vineyard Hotel

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The Vineyard Hotel is located in the leafy suburb of Newlands and has spectacular views dominated by Table Mountain. It's a very ...More about Vineyard Hotel

Excellent  93%
(40 reviews)

We really enjoyed our stay here. The garden suite we had was a bit removed from the main hotel giving us a great deal of privacy. The kids also really enjoyed the ... Vineyard Hotel reviews...

Acorn House

Acorn House

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Acorn House is a lovely old house, built in 1904, and situated at the foot of Table Mountain. Its location in the Cape Town suburb ...More about Acorn House

Excellent  99%
(28 reviews)

Stayed here for two nights in a comfortable room with a view towards the city. A very good and quiet unit on the wall provided the A/C & heating. Both were needed when ... Acorn House reviews...

Victoria & Alfred Hotel

Victoria & Alfred Hotel

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The Victoria & Alfred Hotel is set in the heart of Cape Town's Victoria & Alfred Waterfront. It's just minutes away from the ...More about Victoria & Alfred Hotel

Excellent  97%
(20 reviews)

Lovely hotel right on the water. Breakfast was excellent however the cleaning staff were a little bit noisy when outside the rooms. Kept waking us up pretty early. Victoria & Alfred Hotel reviews...

Camps Bay Retreat

Camps Bay Retreat

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Camps Bay Retreat is a smart hotel which feels rather like a very good upmarket guesthouse. Set on the slopes of Lion’s Head, ...More about Camps Bay Retreat

Good  85%
(15 reviews)

- we stayed in the honeymoon suite in the manor house - but we did not really know much about the house and grounds till the day we left as we did not get the tour of ... Camps Bay Retreat reviews...

The Constantia

The Constantia

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A country-style five-star boutique hotel, The Constantia is set in the fertile Constantia Valley – the Cape’s oldest wine region ...More about The Constantia

Excellent  99%
(14 reviews)

Simply fantastic service and comfort. The staff are excellent whilst being friendly and helping you with everything you need for your holiday. thank you Tess and Sam... The Constantia reviews...

Long Beach

Long Beach

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The Last Word Long Beach is a small, stylish ‘boutique’ guesthouse situated on Long Beach, one of Cape Town's more remote beaches ...More about Long Beach

Excellent  98%
(8 reviews)

The views over the bay towards the back of Table Mountain from our sea-facing balcony were superb. The room was spacious and modern and the staff could not be more friendly ... Long Beach reviews...

Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront

Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront

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The Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront is located beside the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront and has one of Cape Town's most spectacular ...More about Radisson Blu Waterfront

Excellent  95%
(8 reviews)

Convenient location. Radisson Blu Waterfront reviews...

Four Rosmead

Four Rosmead

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A small, privately owned guesthouse in a very central location, Four Rosmead lies on the lower slopes of Table Mountain, with ...More about Four Rosmead

Excellent  97%
(7 reviews)

This was more like a 5 star hotel rather than a guest house, certainly one of our favourites during our trip. Our room was on the ground floor with French doors to the side ... Four Rosmead reviews...

Cellars-Hohenort

Cellars-Hohenort

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Close to Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens in the heart of the Constantia Valley, The Cellars-Hohenort is a delightful Relais & ...More about Cellars-Hohenort

Good  90%
(4 reviews)

We were very impressed with the location of the hotel and the accommodation. The hotel grounds and gardens are particularl delightful. Alll of the member of staff were ... Cellars-Hohenort reviews...

Bay Hotel

Bay Hotel

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The large, international Bay Hotel lies at the foot of Table Mountain, across the road from the palm-fringed beach of Camps Bay...More about Bay Hotel

Good  73%
(3 reviews)

The Bay Hotel was a choice we made ourselves and to be clear, was not favoured by Expert Africa when we asked to book it. Our choice was based on a friends recommendation... Bay Hotel reviews...

Cape Grace

Cape Grace

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The Cape Grace is set right in the heart of Cape Town's Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, on its very own quay. It's an ideal location ...More about Cape Grace

Excellent  100%
(3 reviews)

Prepare to be greeted and treated with pure class from the moment you arrive until check-out. Excellently sited walking distance to so many interesting places in the Marina ... Cape Grace reviews...

Hotel Verde

Hotel Verde

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Hotel Verde is a modern and environmentally friendly hotel, situated just 400 metres from Cape Town International Airport and ...More about Hotel Verde

Good  87%
(3 reviews)

As we would only be staying here one night, we did not expect too much as the Hotel is on the airport and is used often for a transitory stay. We were pleasantly surprised... Hotel Verde reviews...

Mount Nelson Hotel

Mount Nelson Hotel

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The Mount Nelson Hotel – or 'Nellie', as locals call it – is a real institution. It is Cape Town's oldest and most famous hotel; ...More about Mount Nelson Hotel

Excellent  100%
(2 reviews)

Wonderful hotel - almost mythical. It is added to our list of great hotels we have stayed at. Mount Nelson Hotel reviews...

Twelve Apostles

Twelve Apostles

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The Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa is situated on the coast road a mere 5km from Cape Towns’ buzzing suburb of Camps Bay. Dramatically ...More about Twelve Apostles

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