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Cape Grace Hotel

Cape Town & Western Cape

Rating: Ultimate    

Cape Grace Hotel overview

Cape Grace Hotel is an elegant hotel set on Cape Town's famous waterfront.

The 120 ensuite guest rooms and suites are all spacious and well equipped and have views over the international yacht marina.The award-winning 'One' waterfront Restaurant serves classic South African cusine with a modern twist, and there is a separate cafe and bar with views over the waterfront.

For relaxation there is also a spa offering a range of treatments and an outdoor heated swimming pool with a terrace set in beautiful gardens. Other facilities include a library, gift shop, 24-hour room service, in room gym equipment on request, laundry and complimentary car parking.

The hotel is located near the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront with its many shops, restaurants, museums and boat trips. The city centre and main tourist attractions are all within easy reach.


Open: Cape Grace Hotel is open all year. It first opened in 1996.

Location: The hotel is on the well-known Victoria and Alfred Waterfront development in Cape Town, overlooking the marina, where it has its own private quay. It is 21kms from the airport, a drive of around 20-45 minutes, depending on volume of traffic.  

Rooms: There are 120 rooms, including 13 suites. There are several categories of room: superior (50sqm plus balcony 8.5sqm), luxury (45sqm), Table Mountain luxury (45sqm), rooftop luxury (35sqm plus terrace 3.5sqm), rooftop terrace (35sqm plus terrace 10sqm), as well as 1 (90sqm plus terrace 28.5sqm), 2 (150sqm plus terrace 13sqm) and 3 (200qm plus terrace 28.5sqm) bedroom suites, and 2 penthouse suites (80sqm plus terrace 45sqm). All have air conditioning, TV, minibar, tea and coffee maker, iPod docks, safe and en-suite bathroom. Suites have lounge and dining areas, CD and DVD players. Each penthouse suites has a rooftop terrace with a dining area and a Jacuzzi. There is 24 hour room service.

Activities: Visit the many shops, restaurants and entertainment centres of the V&A Waterfront, go sightseeing in the city. Reception staff can arrange various excursions in and around the city.  

Facilities:  The award-winning (Amex Platinum Fine Dining Award 2015) Signal Restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Afternoon tea is available between 12:00hrs and 18:00hrs each day in the library. You can relax over a drink and chat to guests in the cosy Bascule Lounge or outside on the bar terrace, where you can eat snacks and light meals. There is a fitness centre with a rage of equipment and personal trainers available. Private pilates sessions can be arranged. The spa offers massages, specialised well-being therapies and beauty treatments. It has a sauna, steam room, sun deck and relaxation room. There is a 15-metre outdoor heated swimming pool and terrace. There is a concierge service. The hotel offers secure parking. The hotel offers a luxury chauffeur transfer service with a 10km radius, subject to availability. Local and international newspapers are available each day.   

Dining:  Meals are eaten at individual tables in the restaurant. Private meals can be arranged if staying in a suite.

Children: Children of all ages are welcome. Babysitting can be arranged on request. There is a children’s menu. Luxury (except rooftop rooms) and superior rooms can sleep 2 adults and 1 child, and there are some interconnecting rooms. Suites make good family accommodation.  

Health:  This is not a malarial area.

Communication:  There is limited free Wi-Fi internet access in all rooms and public areas.  

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client reviews

Doctor Graham Cassford

"Very friendly and helpful staff - particularly the concierge team. Lovely food - the paired wine tasting menu is a must"

Mr. Timothy Somervell
"Lovely welcome every time we arrived back at the hotel - with a friendly smile and greeting of "welcome home" from the doorman. All staff very helpful and keen to make our stay special.. "



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