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  92%
(50 reviews)

See previous comments. 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  97%
(31 reviews)

This was my third visit to Cape Town and Acorn House was the obvious choice again. My son and wife have also stayed here. Lovely place, perfect location 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%
(21 reviews)

We enjoyed everything about our stay on the Waterfront, including the hotel, the restaurants within walking distance, and having the red buses to take us into the city and ... Victoria & Alfred Hotel reviews...

The Constantia

The Constantia

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A country-style five-star boutique hotel, The Constantia (more formerly known as The Last Word Constantia) is set in the fertile ...More about The Constantia

Excellent  99%
(17 reviews)

Second stay and a wonderful place and staff. Very, very enjoyable. The Constantia 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...

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  98%
(10 reviews)

Great location near to the restaurants and bars of Kloof Street and the base of Table Mountain. Four Rosmead team always happy to go the extra mile whether it was an early ... Four Rosmead 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%
(10 reviews)

Our third stay at a Last Word this trip and our first at this location. It was wonderful! Fantastic view and beach which was perfect for walking along. The pool was ... 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...

Cellars-Hohenort

Cellars-Hohenort

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In the heart of Constantia, one of Cape Town’s leafiest and most affluent suburbs, The Cellars-Hohenort Hotel lies close to Kirste...More about Cellars-Hohenort

Excellent  92%
(5 reviews)

This is one of the best hotels we have ever stayed in. Immaculate, elegant surroundings which are given a very personal touch by very charming, helpful staff. Cellars-Hohenort 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%
(4 reviews)

We managed to stay at the Grace in Rosebank several times when passing through Johannesburg. Sadly it closed so it was lovely to be back in the embrace of the assured charm ... 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  90%
(4 reviews)

Very helpful staff and convenient location Hotel Verde 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...

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

Excellent  100%
(1 reviews)

Lovely location and receptionists were very helpful. we only had breakfast here and there is so much choice and all very well cooked. Free shuttle into different towns ... Twelve Apostles reviews...

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