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4.7 / 5Exceptional
984 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Free parking

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What's nearby

Popular LocationLong Street1 min walk
Popular LocationGreenmarket Square3 min walk
Popular LocationSouth Africa Library4 min walk
AirportCape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.)22 min drive

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Free cancellation on all rooms

You can change or cancel this stay if plans change. Because flexibility matters.

  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed (Interior Room)

    Superior Room, 1 King Bed (Interior Room)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
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  • Tower Wing, Luxury Room, 1 King Bed, City View

    Tower Wing, Luxury Room, 1 King Bed, City View

    Room amenities

    • 40 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Tower Wing, Luxury Room, 1 King Bed, Mountain View

    Tower Wing, Luxury Room, 1 King Bed, Mountain View

    Room amenities

    • 40 sq m
    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Tower Wing, Luxury Room, 2 Single Beds, Mountain View

    Tower Wing, Luxury Room, 2 Single Beds, Mountain View

    Room amenities

    • 40 sq m
    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Luxury Room, 1 King Bed, Mountain View (Heritage Wing)

    Luxury Room, 1 King Bed, Mountain View (Heritage Wing)

    Room amenities

    • 40 sq m
    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Suite, 1 Bedroom, City View (Heritage)

    Suite, 1 Bedroom, City View (Heritage)

    Room amenities

    • 80 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Presidential Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Mountain View (2 Bedrooms)

    Presidential Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Mountain View (2 Bedrooms)

    Room amenities

    • 200 sq m
    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 5
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  • Luxury Room, 2 Single Beds, Mountain View (Heritage Wing)

    Luxury Room, 2 Single Beds, Mountain View (Heritage Wing)

    Room amenities

    • 40 sq m
    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Luxury Room, 1 King Bed, City View (Heritage Wing)

    Luxury Room, 1 King Bed, City View (Heritage Wing)

    Room amenities

    • 40 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Family Suite, 1 King Bed, City View (2 Bedrooms)

    Family Suite, 1 King Bed, City View (2 Bedrooms)

    Room amenities

    • 99 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 5
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  • Tower Suite, Suite, 1 Bedroom, City View

    Tower Suite, Suite, 1 Bedroom, City View

    Room amenities

    • 65 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Taj Club, Room, 1 King Bed, City View

    Taj Club, Room, 1 King Bed, City View

    Room amenities

    • 45 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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About this area

Cape Town

Located in Cape Town, Taj Cape Town is in the city centre and near the boardwalk. Greenmarket Square and Castle of Good Hope are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Table Mountain and Lions Head. Travelling with kids? Don't miss Two Oceans Aquarium, or check out an event or a game at Cape Town Stadium.

Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Long Street - 1 min walk
  • Greenmarket Square - 3 min walk
  • South Africa Library - 4 min walk
  • Cape Town City Hall - 8 min walk
  • Castle of Good Hope - 12 min walk

Getting around

  • Woodstock Station - 8 min drive
  • Cape Town Station - 9 min walk
  • Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) - 22 min drive

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • Bombay Brasserie – Fine-dining restaurant offering Indian cuisine. Serves dinner daily.
  • Mint Restaurant – Al fresco dining restaurant with a bar offering international cuisine. Serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner and light fare daily. Kids' menu available.
  • In Room Dinning 24 Hours – Restaurant offering international cuisine. Serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner and light fare daily. Open 24 hours. Kids' menu available.
  • Lobby Lounge – Café with a bar offering international cuisine. Serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner and light fare daily, happy hour available. Open 24 hours. Kids' menu available.

About this property

Taj Cape Town

Family-friendly Cape Town hotel in Cape Town City Centre, walk to Long Street
This hotel features 2 restaurants, a full-service spa and an indoor pool. Free full breakfast is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free valet parking and a free area shuttle. Additionally, a 24-hour health club, a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café are on-site. All 176 soundproofed rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet and Select Comfort beds. Flat-screen TVs with satellite channels and DVD players provide a bit of entertainment, and guests will also find comforts such as Egyptian cotton sheets and pillow menus.
Taj Cape Town offers 176 forms of accommodation with iPod docking stations and MP3 docking stations. Select Comfort beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down comforters and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 42-inch Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels, DVD players and pay-per-view films. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower with a rainfall showerhead, bathrobes, designer toiletries and complimentary toiletries.
Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, laptop-compatible safes and telephones. Additionally, rooms include minibars and complimentary bottles of water. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in EarthCheck, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

Free self parking
Free valet parking
Free nearby parking
Limited parking spaces
24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
Airport shuttle on request
Free local area shuttle up to 10 km
Train station pick-up shuttle (surcharge)
Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge)
Free beach shuttle
Free shopping centre shuttle
Limo/town car service

Food and drink

Free full breakfast available 6:30 AM–10:30 AM on weekdays and 6:30 AM–11:00 AM on weekends
2 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
1 bar
Free daily reception
24-hour room service
Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

24-hour fitness centre
Full-service spa
Indoor pool
Sauna
Shopping
Hot tub
Steam room

Family friendly

Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
Children's club (surcharge)
Dry-cleaning service
DVD player
Free local area shuttle
Free cots/infant beds
Indoor pool
Laundry facilities
Snack bar/deli
Soundproofed rooms
Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)

Conveniences

ATM/banking services
Ballroom
Lift
Free newspapers in reception
Front-desk safe
Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Concierge services
Daily housekeeping
Dry-cleaning service
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff
Porter
Tour/ticket assistance
Wedding services

Languages spoken

Afrikaans
English
Hindi
Xhosa
Zulu

Business services

24-hour business centre
Computer station
Meeting rooms
Conference centre (11200 square feet of space)

Outdoors

Outdoor furniture
Pool sunloungers
Terrace

Spa

9 treatment rooms
Aromatherapy
Body scrubs
Body treatments
Body wraps
Couples treatment room(s)
Facials
Manicures and pedicures
Massage - deep-tissue
Massage - hot stone
Massage - swedish
Massage/treatment rooms
Reflexology
Sauna
Spa open daily
Hot tub
Steam room
Turkish bath/hammam

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
In-room accessibility
Roll-in shower
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

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Beach towels
Designated smoking areas
TV in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

Climate control (air conditioning)
Blackout drapes/curtains
Down comforter
Egyptian cotton sheets
Free cots/infant beds
Linens
Pillow menu
Premium bedding
Select comfort bed

Bathroom

Bathrobes
Designer toiletries
Hairdryer
Rainfall showerhead
Separate bathtub and shower
Towels

Entertainment

42-inch flat-screen TV
DVD player
iPod dock
MP3 dock
Films for purchase
Premium channels
Satellite channels

Food and drink

Free bottled water
Minibar

More

Connecting rooms available
Desk
Iron/ironing board
Laptop-compatible safe
Phone
Soundproofing

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2 PM - 2:00 AM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

  • 24-hour airport shuttle service is available upon request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for ZAR 400.00 per night.
  • Free cots (infant beds)!

Payment types accepted at this property

American Express
Diners Club
JCB International
Mastercard
Visa

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 750 per vehicle (one way)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: ZAR 400.00 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the cruise terminal, airport and train station (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Only registered guests are allowed in the guest rooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

National rating

Quality graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organisation.

Property is also known as

  • Taj Cape Town Hotel
  • Taj Cape Town
  • Taj Cape Town South Africa
  • Taj Cape Town Hotel Cape Town Central
All reviews

Guest reviews

4.7

Exceptional

5 - Excellent
758
4 - Good
171
3 - Okay
28
2 - Mediocre
13
1 - Poor
14
4.8
Cleanliness
4.6
Service and Staff
4.7
Amenities
4.7
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

One of the best five star hotels in the World, who looked after us like family at one the the greatest crises the World has ever experienced

Stayed 2 nights in Mar. 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Hotel was spotless food very good!russel the chauffeur was a great guy nothing was to much for him!

Stayed 7 nights in Mar. 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

This is truly (probably) the best 5* hotel in Cape Town! Food quality, amenities, efficiency and friendliness of Staff would match and surpass many of the best hotels in the World.

Stayed 5 nights in Mar. 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

EXCELLENT ROOM very WARM SERVICE PERSONS very nice restaurant menu

Stayed 4 nights in Mar. 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

This is a true 5-star property. Impeccable service from the moment you arrive until the moment you leave. Amazing breakfast options. Highly recommended.

Stayed 1 night in Feb. 2020