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Why we like it
- The Cape Grace is a luxury five star hotel, part of the Leading Hotels of The World
- The Spa at The Cape Grace offers a variety of massages located on the top floor with stunning views
- Perfect location for the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront with the backdrop of Table mountain
- Exceptional service and attention to detail
- Special children's services with story time, babysitting, children's menus and a jam packed activity pack given on arrival
Special moments and lifelong memories are what The Cape Grace is all about, spoil yourself and indulge in one of the 400 whiskies on offer at the Bascule Bar and enjoy the views of the harbour in the evening.
Joanne Swinton dealt with us and our holiday with endless good humour and patience. Her suggestions were perfect and we all had a magical time. She really knew her "stuff". She even organised a car and driver for our first full day in Dar es Salaam which was a kindness beyond any duty. She arranged for our unaccompanied children to be chaperoned through all the airports, and for my husband and me to be taken care of too.
- BM, Inverness
Revitalisation of body and mind can be achieved at the African-inspired spa located on the top floor. Other facilities include: library, heated outdoor pool, hair salon and in-room workout facilities. Children are always welcome at Cape Grace. Signal Restaurant offers creative Cape cuisine that's fresh and inventive drawing on influences from the many nationalities and customs that have shaped this region since being settled in 1652. The library is the perfect place to relax during the day and serves sumptuous afternoon tea.
Best time to be there
October to May is the best time to visit the Cape. Game viewing is better during the drier months of April to September. The wildflower season is generally from mid August to mid September. The whale watching season runs from June to November.
11 hours 30 minutes/10 hours 30 minutes non-stop
GMT +2 hours
Not required for UK passport holders
Yellow fever certificate if arriving or in transit for more than 12 hours from an endemic area.
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