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Taj Cape Town

Star Rating
5 out of 5

Information

Reviews

4.7 / 5Exceptional
861 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Free parking

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Long Street
    1 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Greenmarket Square
    3 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Cape Town City Hall
    8 min walk
  • Airport
    Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.)
    16 min drive

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  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed (Interior Room)

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Luxury Room, 1 King Bed, City View (Heritage Wing)

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Tower Wing, Luxury Room, 1 King Bed, City View

    Room Amenities

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

    Room Amenities

    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Tower Wing, Luxury Room, 2 Single Beds, Mountain View

    Room Amenities

    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
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  • Taj Club, Room, 1 King Bed, City View

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Suite, 1 Bedroom, City View (Heritage)

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Tower Suite, Suite, 1 Bedroom, City View

    Room Amenities

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

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 5
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Presidential Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Mountain View (2 Bedrooms)

    Room Amenities

    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 5
    • 1 King Bed
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About this area

Cape Town

Taj Cape Town is located near the boardwalk and in an area with good airport proximity. Long Street and Kloof Street are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Signal Hill and Lions Head. Travelling with kids? Don't miss Two Oceans Aquarium, or check out an event or a game at Cape Town Stadium. Our guests appreciate the hotel's central and quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Long Street - 1 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Greenmarket Square - 3 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Cape Town City Hall - 8 min walk
  • Popular Location
    South African National Gallery - 10 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Castle of Good Hope - 12 min walk

Getting around

  • Woodstock Station - 3 min drive
  • Cape Town Station - 9 min walk
  • Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) - 16 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 and lunch daily. Kids' menu available.
  • In Room Dinning 24 Hours – Restaurant offering international cuisine. Serves breakfast, brunch and lunch daily. Open 24 hours. Kids' menu available.
  • Lobby Lounge – Café with a bar offering international cuisine. Serves breakfast, brunch and lunch daily. Open 24 hours. Kids' menu available.

About this property

Taj Cape Town

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 appreciate thoughtful touches such as bathrobes and slippers.

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.
  • This property is affiliated with the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) and welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBTQIA) guests.

Policies

Check-in

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

Special check-in instructions

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

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

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 1400.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Payment types at the property

American Express
Diners Club
JCB International
Mastercard
Visa

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A 1 per cent tourism fee will be charged

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

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)

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.

Property is also known as

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

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
  • 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
  • Turndown service
  • 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 (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Beach towels
  • Designated smoking areas
  • TV in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Premium bedding
  • Select comfort bed

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Separate bathtub and shower

Entertainment

  • 42-inch flat-screen TV
  • DVD player
  • iPod dock
  • MP3 dock
  • pay films
  • premium channels
  • satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Phone
  • Slippers
  • Soundproofing
  • Turndown service

Nearby things to do

Activities

  • Bike hire
  • Boat tours
  • Ecotours
  • Golf lessons
  • Golf
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Outdoor pool access
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Scooter/moped hire
  • Surfing/boogie boarding
  • Waterskiing
  • Whale watching
  • Windsurfing

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 and lunch daily. Kids' menu available.
  • In Room Dinning 24 Hours – Restaurant offering international cuisine. Serves breakfast, brunch and lunch daily. Open 24 hours. Kids' menu available.
  • Lobby Lounge – Café with a bar offering international cuisine. Serves breakfast, brunch and lunch daily. Open 24 hours. Kids' menu available.
4.7

Exceptional

5 - Excellent
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4 - Good
153
3 - Okay
21
2 - Mediocre
13
1 - Poor
13
4.8
Cleanliness
4.6
Service and Staff
4.6
Amenities
4.7
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 8 nights in Nov 2019

4/5 Good

It was a pleasant entrance and lounge the building was ok

Stayed 6 nights in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

This was the perfect place for my family. The location was great and the staff were a class above!

Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

The concierge was extremely helpful! Everyone was so nice and it was great they were able to make reservations for us since our international phones couldn’t make calls. The staff recommendations were great and they made our stay super easy, allowing us to fully enjoy Cape Town!

Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

Excellent hotel. Luxurious facilities and super friendly staff. Breakfast buffet was also excellent. Free walking tour of Cape Town was enjoyable. Concierge knowledgeable and helpful. Excellent all around!

Stayed 7 nights in Oct 2019

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