- Staying at Cape Grace is an experience in itself, melding the modern comforts of a Cape Town luxury hotel with traditional Cape culture.
- Situated on a private quay, nestled between the working harbour of Cape Town’s bustling Victoria & Alfred Waterfront and the serenity of an international yacht marina, Cape Grace showcases the essence of the Cape with designs that reveal local creativity, whilst staying true to the warm atmosphere and personalised levels of service that have for years defined the hotel.
- The preferred choice for international travellers, Cape Grace opened its doors in 1996 and is centrally located, with quick and easy access to the airport, city centre and popular tourist destinations.
- With panoramic views of Signal Hill, Signal restaurant provides a welcoming setting on the water’s edge, in which to enjoy fresh, local ingredients.
- Bascule Whisky & Wine Bar is a delightful combination of intimate interiors and a sun-drenched deck with a spectacular view of the international yacht marina. It is the perfect setting to take in the sights and sounds of the busy waterfront surrounds. There are over 500 whiskies from around the world and an impressive selection of the finest Cape wines on offer.
- Inspired by the people and cultures of Southern Africa, the flora of the continent and traditional African remedies, the Spa’s décor, treatments and techniques reflect the strength and mystery of our African heritage.
EXCLUSIVE LUXE VOYAGER VIP BENEFITS & BEST PRICE
We negotiate rates & benefits for our clients directly with the hotels’ senior management. Our rates match or in many cases are lower than the best online rate for the property. Our clients also enjoy a suite of extra VIP privileges and recognition while staying at a partner hotel.
- Complimentary room upgrade on arrival.
- Daily complimentary buffet breakfast for two.
- Up to $100 dining or spa credit per stay, and or in-house dining / spa discounts.
- Welcome amenities (wine/chocolates/fruit) and card from the GM.
- Complimentary private airport transfers.
- Complimentary roll-away bed if required.
- Early check-in and late check-out.
- Complimentary Wi-Fi.
- Enhanced recognition through VIP status at all touch points in the guest experience.
A complete or partial suite of VIP benefits will be offered, subject to the property T&C, including availability, category of room & length of stay.
As with most Cape Grace experiences, commissioning a magnificent piece of jewellery at Platandia is a personalised affair. Guests are treated to a consultation with Rob and his jeweller, in which they will select the finest tanzanite and diamond stones, settings, designs and special touches – all hand-sketched in 3D likeness by the attentive duo on hand. Each jewel also comes with a full history of its origins and Rob ensures that every piece is evaluated and certified according to the highest of international standards.
A unique arts or cultural experience is included in your stay.
Staff are always on hand to guide guests through the numerous choices of activity on offer in and around Cape Town, from the lovely beaches to Table Mountain or Robben Island. The hotel has a decadently beautiful motor yacht available exclusively for guests to hire.
Table Mountain, at 1086 metres above sea level, forms the impressive backdrop to Cape Town. An impressive natural landmark with a 3km flat plateau at the summit, a cable car trip to the top is the best way to experience its breathtaking views.
What better way to experience the varied landscapes of the Cape Peninsula than by bike? Bike and Saddle has six routes ranging from a three hour tour around Cape Town, to a full day tour of the Cape Peninsula, there is something to suit everyone.
Cape Grace has held pride of place on its own quay in the V&A Waterfront for the past 20 years, increasing its reputation for ultimate style, luxury and service in the perfect waterfront setting. Cape Grace’s sense of place is emphasised by stylish interiors inspired by Cape Town’s heritage and floral kingdom. Each of the 120 luxurious rooms offer 5-star luxuries and extensive guest services. Children of all ages are made to feel especially welcome. Signal Restaurant provides a welcoming setting, where guests can enjoy fresh, local cuisine. Led by Executive Chef, Malika van Reenen, Signal’s menu connects the Cape’s colourful past with the present through innovative combinations and flavours.
On the water’s edge, Bascule Whisky Wine and Cocktail Bar is the perfect setting to take in the sights and sounds of the busy Waterfront surrounds. There are over 500 whiskies from around the world and an impressive selection of the finest Cape wines. Head to toe pampering is a speciality at the Spa at Cape Grace and another unique luxury is the Platandia Fine Jewellery Boutique, showcasing diamond, platinum and tanzanite. Encircled by Table Mountain, the yacht marina, a working harbour and the bustling V&A Waterfront, there is no doubt that the Cape Grace is the ultimate Cape Town destination.
Accommodation comprises 120 rooms and suites all elegantly styled and generous in size. All rooms have iPod docking stations and in the Suites and Penthouses there is an X-Box 360. They all have flat screen, high definition TV, satellite television channels and selected radio stations, a fully stocked private bar and mini-deli as well as tea and coffee making facilities. Rooms are air-conditioned with French windows, with views of the yacht marina or the working harbour, fresh flowers and personally selected books can be found in all the guest rooms.
Enjoy captivating views of Cape Town’s bustling working harbour from our spacious Luxury rooms – conveniently situated on the, 1st, 2nd and 3rd floors of the hotel. With French doors, a dressing area and reading nook; each room is designed to create a welcoming ambiance of old-world serenity. The hand-crafted decorative touches are themed around our local flora and cultural heritage – inspiring travellers from both near and far. Luxury rooms can also be booked with inter-leading doors – a great feature for families or larger groups.
Table Mountain Luxury Room
Our Table Mountain Luxury Rooms boast glorious views of the iconic Table Mountain, Signal Hill or the international yacht marina – for those who wish to soak in the beauty of Cape Town’s best features. We invite guests to enjoy our warm and elegant rooms with personalised details such as an intimate reading area complete with our guests’ own book selection. Our Table Mountain Luxury Rooms are suitable for families and larger parties as inter-leading rooms are available on request.
Dappled light from the bustling working harbour adds a special ambience to our Superior Rooms. With a generous step-out balcony from where to enjoy the sights and sounds of the V&A Waterfront, the abundant room size and walk in closet makes Superior Rooms ideal for young families. The fold-away sofa coupled with story-time and gingerbread painting ensures comfort and entertainment for the little ones, while the fresh flowers, personally selected books and a private mini bar add a signature touch of luxury.
Table Mountain Superior Room
Boasting views of Cape Town’s iconic Table Mountain and the V&A Waterfront’s tranquil yacht marina, our Table Mountain Superior Rooms offer a generous step-out balcony perfect for leisurely breakfasts or sundowners. The ample room space and walk in closet makes these rooms ideal for family vacations or romantic getaways. Enhance the occasion with special touches like champagne on ice, scented candles, artisanal chocolate platters and ambient dining in Signal Restaurant – all designed to help create truly memorable moments.
Rooftop Luxury Room
With postcard-worthy views of either Cape Town’s working harbour, yacht marina or Table Mountain, our Rooftop Luxury room offer guests seclusion and serenity. Situated on the top floor, away from the hustle and bustle below, each room is designed to feel like a private retreat – perfect for those looking to escape from it all. Exhale and enjoy a personalised selection of books in a softly-lit reading area, a walk-in closet and the privacy of the top floor balcony. Check in with our exclusive reception – situated on the fourth floor for your convenience – ensuring that every detail of your journey with us is considered from the moment you arrive. Dip into an array of complimentary snacks and refreshments before heading out, or savour a port, sherry or refreshing local iced tea as the evening winds down.
Rooftop Terrace Room
Elevate your senses and retreat from the world with the awe-inspiring views from our Rooftop Terrace room. Perfect for honeymooners or guests in search of quiet and tranquility, these top floor rooms feature French doors that open onto step-out terrace that make the most of the Table Mountain, yacht marina or harbour surrounds. Special touches like fresh flowers, a reading area with personally selected books and the luxuriously marbled bathroom complete the feeling of being on top of the world, ensconced in private comfort. To ensure that every detail of your stay is taken care of, we have an exclusive reception area directly situated on the fourth floor where you can check in and enjoy a selection of complimentary snacks and drinks available throughout the day. Refreshing ice tea, mineral water or a welcoming glass of port or sherry awaits
Situated above the marina, our two Penthouse Suites are our most exclusive offering. With wrap-around views, lavish details and tailored service, every element of the Penthouse Suite environment has been selected to offer a sense of nourishment, tranquillity and escape. Check in with our dedicated reception situated on the fourth floor, positioned to ensure that every detail of your stay is thoughtfully considered, and sample a delicious array of snacks and local refreshments made available throughout the day. Recline in the generous lounge and dining area or enjoy a drink from the complimentary mini-bar, on the private rooftop terrace with breath-taking views of the V&A Waterfront harbour
One Bedroom Suite
Celebrate a romantic anniversary or special occasion with our One Bedroom Suite – exquisitely detailed to ensure your retreat is leisurely and memorable. Curl up in the separate lounge and dining area with in-room entertainment, or enjoy the generously sized balcony overlooking the yacht marina or Cape Town’s working harbour – a blissful setting for a private dining experience. Our One Bedroom Suites can be booked as inter-connecting rooms, allowing for a family or 4 guests to enjoy a shared space together.
Two Bedroom Suite
Put your feet up and make the most of your in-room downtime in our Two Bedroom Suites. The roomy balcony, luxurious home comforts, a well-equipped kitchen and sunny lounge and dining area make the collective spaces ideal for families or friends travelling together. The private en-suite bedrooms with rich furnishings and fascinating antique pieces ensure extra privacy and an indulgent stay.
Three Bedroom Suite
Enjoy time away with family, friends or colleagues in one of our expansive Three Bedroom Suites. The three en-suite bedrooms with their own private entrances make travelling with a group easy and discrete, while the beautifully equipped kitchen area and dining room invite socialising in relaxing comfort and style. Unwind from a day out with a sumptuous dinner party or cocktails on the patio balcony, with its family-sized dining area, and enjoy the twinkling lights of the buzzing Waterfront below.
Each one of our culinary expressions take place in exquisite settings that enhance our guests’ unique dining experiences. Breakfasts, light lunches, seasonal tasting menus and cocktails all merge in a world of flavour, creativity and Cape Town’s finest views. So, whether it’s a crisp and crunchy salad by the pool, a perfectly muddled mojito cocktail in the Bascule lounge, or a multi-course gastronomic feast at Signal Restaurant, we assure a seamless, sensory experience.
Bascule Whisky, Wine and Cocktail Bar
The gentle chink of ice in whisky glasses mingles with the sounds and energy of Cape Town’s nightlife at Bascule Whisky, Wine and Cocktail Bar. Poised on the water’s edge of the V&A Waterfront yacht marina, Bascule’s breath-taking views are rivalled only by their enticing array of over 400 whiskies from around the globe, together with their exceptional selection of the Cape’s most sublime wines. By day, Bascule is a vibrant destination from where to enjoy a cappuccino or light lunch. By night, the space is transformed into a lively bar, where connoisseurs and social butterflies gather to enjoy sundowners and lively music, savouring speciality drinks and tasty tapas dishes as the sun dips beneath the waters’ horizon.
Captivate the senses with the best in contemporary Cape cuisine at Signal Restaurant. Experience vibrant dishes that reflect the abundant South African landscape, an extensive wine list that covers the best local and international wines and a diverse menu to suite every palate. Aged Yellowwood furniture, crisp white linen, handcrafted crystal chandeliers and ceiling to floor glass doors create an equal sense of comfort and occasion from where to enjoy scrumptious buffet breakfasts, light and healthy lunches and evening feasts. Led by acclaimed Executive Chef, Malika van Reenen, Signal’s innovative menu celebrates the Cape’s rich variety of culture with dishes that pay homage to local flavours and accent European classics.
Facilities at The Cape Grace are fantastic and include a excellent Spa, fitness studio, a lovely heated outdoor swimming pool, private guest library and lounge, wi-fi connectivity in all rooms and public areas, as well as a daily Cape orientation and wine tasting there is also a communication centre with 24-hour internet access.
Situated on the hotel’s top floor and featuring an exclusive rooftop deck, Cape Grace Spa offers an indulgent escape with panoramic views of Table Mountain and the peninsula. Pamper the body and soul, with special Kalahari Signature Massages, QMS Medicosmetics Anti-ageing Treatments and a fully-equipped fitness studio. Add a touch of romance and enjoy a couple’s massage, enabling you both to have a relaxing spa treatment together and top off the romantic occasion with a dinner in the Spa Lounge, available for your private dining pleasure (24-hours advance notice is required). Sumptuous menu options are available and can be tailored to suit any dietary requirement.
Stretch out and enjoy leisurely days at our nautically-inspired Pool and Deck. Take a dip in our inviting pool, soak up some rays from the comfort of a plush lounger and sip on chilled cocktails whilst savouring a selection of mouth-watering tapas. Whether you’re looking for a peaceful spot to read, a light lunch venue or a refined space to sunbathe in style – our refined Pool and Deck area offers guests a vibrant scene from where to unwind under the warmth of the African sun.
Cape Grace, the Fitness Studio is the ideal setting for an exhilarating workout. Private and secluded, the Fitness Studio is reserved exclusively for hotel guests. Specialised personal trainers can be made available to create a workout expertly tailored to your fitness goals, while a one-on-one private lesson with a Pilates or Yoga instructor can also be arranged upon request.