- The award-winning Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa is poised above the Atlantic Ocean on Cape Town’s most scenic route and is a member of the prestigious Leading Hotels of The World Collection.
- Well established as the city’s leading boutique hotel and considered an iconic landmark, it provides easy access to all attractions, including a complimentary shuttle service to the pristine beaches and the V&A Waterfront.
- Guests are spoilt with spectacular ocean or mountain views from most of the 70 bedrooms and suites, each superbly designed to provide the utmost comfort and style. Special features include the tranquil Spa, a private cinema, Azure Restaurant, The Café Grill and The Leopard Bar.
- Situated at the edge of the Atlantic Ocean and nestled in the midst of Table Mountain National Park, the hotel is within easy reach of Cape Town’s heart.
- The award winning spa is a magical oasis of tranquillity cut into the surrounding rocks and restores beauty and balance through treatments and personalized spa journeys developed for each guest by skilled therapists. Inside there are hot and cold plunge pools, a hydrotherapy bath and a floatation tank.
- Award-winning executive chef Henrico Grobbelaar offers modern French cuisine with South African influences at one of the country’s top restaurants.
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.
Venture into the mountains for the perfect picnic
Hotel guests are able to stroll straight from their rooms onto the mountainside to take in some fresh air and spectacular sea and mountain views. The Table Mountain National Park, a World Heritage Site, offers uninterrupted views and the hotel has created several packages for unforgettable outdoor experiences. Have a delicious picnic on a specially laid out picnic site, toast romance while the sun sets into the Atlantic Ocean or simply let the kids run wild in the open space. And while you feast your tastebuds on the food and your eyes on the stunning natural environment, know that you’re giving back to society, as all picnic baskets have been purchased from the Cape Town Society for the Blind. Hotel guests are free to explore the various mountain trails – from 10 minutes to 45 minutes in duration – ask for a copy of the map below, from our Concierge desk. Or enquire about our complimentary Sports Buddies programme which allows for a staff member to join you as you hike through the Fynbos.
Take a luxury catamaran charter from the V&A Waterfront to explore Cape Town’s Atlantic Seaboard. You’ll visit Robben Island, Sea Point, Clifton and Camps Bay, enjoying wonderful views of Table Mountain, Lion’s Head and the Twelve Apostles. During your exclusive two-hour adventure, we’ll drop anchor and guests can try their hands at clay shooting on board, all under the supervision of an expert instructor.
Experience a wine tasting journey like no other in South Africa’s oldest wine producing region, less than a 20-minute drive from Cape Town. Constantia Glen is a boutique wine estate, known for its crisp white wines and vibrant reds, thanks to its cool climate and altitude. The area has been producing wine since 1685, and much of the harvest is still picked by hand, thanks to the region’s undulating foothills.
Enjoy an experience of a lifetime with this hot air balloon flight over the stunning Cape winelands. Leaving at sunrise, you’ll fly between the mountains of one of the most magnificent valleys on Earth, near the southernmost tip of Africa. Savour stunning views of the Hottentot Holland mountain range, the rolling green of the Paarl vineyards, and the region’s golden wheatfields glowing in the morning sun. You’ll even be able to spot the famous Table Mountain in the distance. Nelson Mandela Freedom Flight: Take an exhilarating private helicopter flight with Christo Brand, warder and close friend of Nelson Mandela. Over more than four hours, you’ll hear the inside story of Mandela’s time in prison whilst flying along the breathtaking coastline of the Atlantic Seaboard. You will then be welcomed at the magnificent five-star Mont Rochelle Estate In the picturesque town of Franschhoek, where you’ll enjoy a delectable wine tasting and three-course lunch.
The award-winning Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa is poised above the Atlantic Ocean on Cape Town’s most scenic route. Well established as the city’s leading boutique hotel, it provides easy access to all attractions, including a complimentary shuttle service to the pristine beaches and the V&A Waterfront. Guests are spoilt with spectacular ocean or mountain views from most of the 70 bedrooms and suites, each superbly designed to provide the utmost comfort and style. Special features include the tranquil Spa, a private cinema, Azure Restaurant, The Café Grill and The Leopard Bar.
The luxurious Twelve Apostles Hotel is located within The Table Mountain National Park and fronted by a Marine Sanctuary with frequent sightings of whales, dolphins and seals. Situated on the Atlantic Ocean where the sea meets the sky, the hotel, with its brilliant white façade, is used by sailors as a nautical navigation point. Cape Town lies just fifteen minutes away by complimentary shuttle, and outdoor activities include walks and picnics in Table Mountain Park, helicopter tours and whale watching. The Spa is a magical oasis of tranquillity cut into the surrounding rocks. Inside there are hot and cold plunge pools, a hydrotherapy bath and a floatation tank. Enjoy a sundowner on the terrace at sunset before dinner at the award-winning Azure, and drift off to the sounds of the ocean in an airy room done in contemporary Cape style with all the classic European comforts. For those who like the outdoor life, there is a heated infinity pool overlooking the ocean and a smaller secluded rock pool with mountain views. Guests can walk or jog through park trails, settle into one of the many idyllic garden hammocks, swim or relax on nearby golden beaches, play golf, go fishing or explore ancient shipwrecks.
When choosing one of our 55 deluxe guest rooms and 15 luxurious suites, the hardest part is deciding whether to overlook the mountains or the sea. Whichever direction you face, the views are stunning. Interior decor is just as appealing. Our light, airy, and peaceful rooms are an eclectic mix of contemporary African style, classic European comfort and effortless, up-to-the-minute technology. Cool colours and rich fabrics bring elegance and wilderness serenity. At The Twelve Apostles, you want for nothing: every room includes 24-hour room service, individual air conditioning, entertainment centres with DVD, and plush bathrobes and slippers.
Classic Rooms are elegantly decorated in colours inspired by the hotel’s natural surroundings and boast world class amenities with a balcony and full height sliding doors.
Our Milkwood Rooms are in the hub of the hotel with the Atlantic pool in the distance, full-height sliding doors lead onto a balcony or terrace.
Mountain Facing Room
Mountain Facing Rooms have a private balcony and full-height sliding doors, with sweeping views of the majestic Twelve Apostles mountain range, while the ground floor rooms offer views of the Fynbos gardens and its natural surroundings.
Individually designed and beautifully furnished Luxury Rooms offer the ideal escape to take in the magnificent scenery of the Atlantic Ocean and the Twelve Apostles Mountain range.
Superior Sea Facing Room
Superior Sea Facing Rooms have a sunken lounge, with views stretching over the winding coastal road below and the endless horizon of the deep blue Atlantic Ocean in the distance. All rooms are open-plan, with luxurious en-suite bathrooms. By day, watch the whales and dolphins in the surf below or take in the magnificent sunset over cocktails in the evening, from your own private balcony.
One Bedroom Suite
The One Bedroom Suites are isolated and secluded with a spacious, independent lounge and bedroom. Relax in quiet comfort on the expansive garden patio to the sounds of birds and the ocean in the distance. The One Bedroom Suites are perfectly suited for guests travelling with small pets and children under 12 years.
Sea Facing Suite
These one-bedroom sea facing suites offer superb views over the Atlantic Ocean; a large bedroom area with king sized bed, en-suite bathroom with designer bath and shower, separate lounge with flat screen satellite television in both lounge and bedroom and most importantly your own private balcony with the most magnificent view of the sea. Max occupancy is 2 adults and 2 children under 12.
The private and tranquil wraparound terrace offers a perfect setting for cocktails or a private dinner. The recently re-decorated suite encompasses a free standing antique marble bath, cool white marble floors throughout with under floor heating. Chandeliers are imported from Italy and walls are adorned with antique mirrors and a fabulous collection of South African Masters works of art. Mosaics and finely carved panels adorn the floors, walls and ceilings. The ultimate in luxury, the beautifully appointed Presidential Suite includes an open-plan eight-seater dining room with bar and lounge area, master bedroom, business-ready study as well as two bathrooms. Succumb to panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean, Lion’s Head and the Twelve Apostles mountain range from the wrap-around terrace or appreciate the finest collection of South African Masters works of art in the comfort of your suite, while your personal butler ensures your every need is catered for.
Grand Master Suite
The private and tranquil wraparound terrace offers a perfect setting for cocktails or a private dinner. The recently re-decorated suite encompasses a free standing antique marble bath, cool white marble floors throughout with underfloor heating. Chandeliers are imported from Italy and walls are adorned with antique mirrors and a fabulous collection of South African Masters works of art. Mosaics and finely carved panels adorn the floors, walls and ceilings. The Presidential Suite can easily be extended into a luxury sea facing two bedroomed suite for parties of 4. For parties of up to 10 guests it may also be combined to form part of the Grand Master Suite which offers a total of 5 interleading rooms and suites on its own private floor in the Lion’s Head upper floor of the hotel.
If ever a location and its 5-star cuisine were in harmony, it’s here at The Twelve Apostles. With stunning national park scenery and inventive Cape fusion cuisine, The Twelve Apostles Hotel invites diners to immerse themselves in the Cape experience. From the fine dining experience of The Azure Restaurant and its extensive wine cellar to a relaxing cocktail at sunset on the terrace there’s something to suit any mood and taste. Specialist occasions and seasonal offerings are frequent and we take great pride in inventing some truly original and exciting menus.
Savour the finest indigenous and international cuisine on offer in our extremely popular Azure Restaurant. Christo Pretorius, Executive Chef, is on hand to create a variety of exquisite dishes including meat, seafood and vegetarian options. From our delightful entree selection or the delicate fresh oysters to main, your taste buds will be infused by the finest of organic ingredients. Round off the perfect meal with a delightfully sweet dessert. Bea’s double baked cheesecake, taken on our stunning terrace overlooking the ocean, will truly allow you to experience the magic of Azure! Fresh, Local and Seasonal Cuisine. A modern French menu with a distinctive South African influence Offering seasonal, fresh cuisine, The Twelve Apostles is recognised as one of South Africa’s top places for wining and dining. Our modern French menu with South African influences is updated regularly by executive chef Christo Pretorius.
The Café Grill
Our al fresco styled eaterie offers a casual and relaxed dining experience and enjoys fabulous sweeping views of the mountain range framed by the natural beauty of the indigenous flora. The flexible menu, available 24 hours a day, means you can enjoy a California styled menu at any hour, including a breakfast if you are still functioning in a different time zone. Enjoy anything from tasty salads and sandwiches to the most honest hamburger in Cape Town or a piece of grilled fish caught fresh on the day. During summer we offer an extensive ice cream menu and fresh fruits.
The Leopard Bar
The perfect place to relax with friends, family and colleagues whilst enjoying live entertainment from Monday to Saturday evenings. Proven to be an extremely popular with locals as well as guests, we offer a fully stocked bar featuring many different cocktails. A fine selection of cognacs and an impressive collection of ports are available, as is a wide selection of cocktails including the fashionable “Cosmo” and Vanilla Chocatini; a martini made with Stolichnaya vanilla vodka and white crème de cacao, garnished with a chocolate flake and maraschino cherry. Our professional bar tenders are on hand to take your order and will even create a cocktail using your favourite ingredients! The Leopard Bar is also a great spot to enjoy “Tea by the Sea”, a delicious afternoon tea with all the trimmings including chocolate brownies, cream scones, finger sandwiches and a selection of the best teas and coffee. It’s regarded as something of an institution by the locals.
Soak up spectacular views of the Twelve Apostles Mountain Range while relaxing in the tranquil Conservatory or enjoying your favourite cocktail from The Leopard Bar menu. Simply unwind with a book or enjoy ‘Tea by the Sea’ with delicious homemade scones, jams, cupcakes, finger sandwiches, tarts and other mouth-watering delicacies. While ideal for quiet time, the Conservatory can also be used exclusively for intimate dinners, baby showers, hens parties, book clubs or even as break-away room for conferences. Elevate Gin to Another Level. Join us for a superb, Gin Tasting Experience. Available daily, a flight of three local gins is paired with three different tonic waters, together with a variety of botanicals and spices for you to enjoy with your own uniquely crafted blend. Each gin has its own specific flavour profile for you to experiment with, all while being hosted by our talented bar team throughout your experience.
Summer is about enjoying our beautiful natural surroundings, and what better place to do this than with a delicious picnic in stunning environs of the Twelve Apostles mountain range. Whether you are toasting romance while the sun sets into the Atlantic Ocean or letting your kids run free in the open space, we have something for everyone. And while you feast your eyes on the stunning natural environment, know that you’re giving back to society, as all picnic hampers have been purchased from the Cape Town Society for the Blind.
Outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy mountain hikes and take advantage of our ‘Sports Buddy’ programme on our doorstep, while indoor indulgences include daily movies in our private cinema, two swimming pools, holistic spa treatments at our extensive award-winning spa, exquisite dining and educational art tours.
Outside, our heated infinity and mountain rock pools have views of The Twelve Apostles National Park, where sightings of whales and dolphins are not uncommon.
With dramatic views over the Atlantic Ocean, close to Cape Town’s best beaches and surrounded by the peace of a National Park, The Twelve Apostles is the ideal setting for your wellness break. Our Spa is home to warm and cold plunge pools, as well as a unique salt water flotation pool. A dip in the pool is said to cure jet lag and boost relaxation.
Our extensive spa facilities include seven superbly equipped indoor treatment rooms with rain showers, for dual and single treatments. The rooms have been designed to offer a serene, calming ambiance, with heated treatment beds, fluffy towels, scented candles and relaxing music. They are the perfect retreat for both hotel guests and day spa visitors wishing to enjoy a selection of personalised individual treatments or exclusive Spa Journeys. While the interior of The Spa is exceptional, The Twelve Apostles’ unique position on the mountains overlooking the Atlantic Ocean means that a sunset massage in one of two outdoor gazebos is an absolutely unforgettable experience. It is the perfect place for couples to escape and have a side-by-side massage surrounded by nature, with the Atlantic stretching into the horizon in front of you for as far as the eye can see.
Incorporating water jets at the optimal temperature for rebalancing your body’s metabolism, use of our warm and cold plunge pools is available to all spa guests inclusive of your treatment. In addition you may also like to try a complimentary session in our unique Salt Water Flotation Pool. Our Rasul Chamber offers a traditional Arabic cleansing ritual through the use of gentle steam and mud. This relaxing skin-smoothing self-treatment blends mineral-rich mud, steam and heat to provide an experience that cleanses, releases toxins and rejuvenates.
To make the most of your time at The Spa, recline and relax on a comfortable lounge chair in our Tranquility Lounge, in-between and after spa treatments. Sip herbal tea, browse a selection of magazines, read a book or simply close your eyes and meditate. It’s the perfect way to complete your spa journey. Turn a manicure of pedicure into a special experience in our Perfect Finish Tourmaline Salon.
The Twelve Apostles operates an intimate, 16-seater cinema/screening room available to both guests and non-guests, and also available for exclusive private hire. Each month a new schedule of movies is set, running five times a day. Our unique Dinner and a Movie package allows motion picture lovers to enjoy an evening of wining and dining in the award-winning Azure Restaurant with a specially-created movie menu, followed by a screening of a film in the private cinema. For those who would like to choose their own movie, we have a varied selection of classics, comedy, adventure, drama and foreign films. Sink into plush leather seats with state-of-the-art flat screen Dolby surround sound, and a lavish assortment of goodies, including popcorn, hot chocolate, milkshakes and candy.