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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 took great care in proposing a trip tailored exactly to our requirements, accompanied by great customer focus.
- FJ, Perthshire
Nestled on a private quay between the working harbour of Cape Town's bustling Victoria & Alfred Waterfront and the serenity of an international yacht marina, the Cape Grace is a welcome and gracious sanctuary of traditional sophistication whilst emanating progressive style and comfort. The luxurious space within the 120 custom decorated guest rooms and suites, diversity of amenities and the unsurpassed standards in service that is both proficient and personal ensures Cape Grace is a favourite for many returning guests. The Bascule bar has a collection of over 400 whiskies from nearly every producing region including Scotland, Ireland, USA and Canada,
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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