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Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Waterfront Breakwater Lodge - Cape Town - Bedroom
Free Wi-Fi
Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Tyger Valley - Cape Town - Building
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Cresta Grande Cape Town
8.2 Very good
City Centre$89+
Free Wi-Fi
Dolphin Beach Hotel
8.2 Very good
Free Wi-Fi
POD Camps Bay
9.5 Wonderful
Free Wi-Fi
Cape Town Lodge Hotel
8.1 Very good
City Centre$49+
Free Wi-Fi
Hyatt Regency Cape Town
8.2 Very good
Schotsche Kloof$160+
Free Wi-Fi
Cape Heritage Hotel
9.2 Wonderful
City Centre$117+
Free Wi-Fi

Cape Town hotels near Victoria & Alfred Waterfront

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City Lodge Hotel Victoria And Alfred Waterfront - Cape Town - Bar
City Lodge Hotel Victoria And Alfred Waterfront
8.4 Very good
V & A Waterfront$83+
Free Wi-Fi
Victoria & Alfred Hotel By Newmark - Cape Town - Bar
Victoria & Alfred Hotel By Newmark
8.6 Very good
V & A Waterfront$274+
Free Wi-Fi
The Table Bay Hotel
8.4 Very good
V & A Waterfront$425+
Free Wi-Fi

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Top tips for finding Cape Town hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Cape Town, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper hotels in Cape Town in June and May.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Cape Town if you stay on a Wednesday. The opposite is true for, Monday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Cape Town hotel.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Cape Town found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $82, while the most expensive was $173.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their hotel in Cape Town for 5 days.
  • Many hotels in Cape Town are located in the city centre, called the "City Bowl". The Taj Cape Town is an affordable luxury hotel in the area. Visitors to the Taj Cape Town can enjoy a health spa, an indoor pool and two restaurants on site. Another luxury hotel in the area is Sunsquare Cape Town City Bowl, which has a pool and fitness centre. Both hotels are less than a kilometre from attractions such as Greenmarket Square and the Bo Kaap Museum.
  • Those looking to spend some time sunbathing or playing water sports should head to the four beaches in Clifton, an affluent neighbourhood on Cape Town's northwest coast. One of these famous beaches boasts Blue Flag status and all of the beaches are covered in pristine white sand. Many hotels can be found in neighbouring Camps Bay, about a kilometre away. Hotels include The Bay Hotel, a boutique hotel where guests can enjoy sporting grounds and a spa.
  • The Green Point area, located north of the centre and Signal Hill, is a trendy and modern neighbourhood. Green Point's main street, Somerset Road, is dotted with restaurants, bars, shops and nightclubs. A good hotel choice in the neighbourhood is Sugar Hotel, which offers a classy and romantic vibe. Only a couple of hundred metres away is Pigalle Restaurant, a stylish location that offers live music and a cigar lounge.
  • For those travellers looking for sports events, the Cape Town Stadium is located in Green Point, near the northern coast of Cape Town. This stadium has hosted major world sports events like the Football World Cup, for instance. The luxury Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront is located right on the coast within easy walking distance of the stadium.
  • If you'd like to stay near Cape Town International Airport, there are a couple of great options available. The higher end option is Hotel Verde, which offers plenty of amenities, a 4-star rating, and the title of "Africa's greenest hotel". On the budget-priced end, you can stay at the 2-star Road Lodge Cape Town International Airport. In addition, many hotels closer to the city centre offer transport to the airport which is about 20 kilometres away.
  • A popular neighbourhood to visit in Cape Town is Bo-Kaap, which is located on the slope of Signal Hill. This multicultural area is famous for its bright primary and pastel-coloured buildings and cobblestone streets. A good place to stay in Bo-Kaap is Signal Hill Lodge, which offers fantastic mountain views due to its location right on the border of Signal Hill.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Cape Town

  • What neighbourhood is good for business travellers?

    The Cape Town Central Business District is located in the City Bowl, right at the city centre. Cape Town International Convention Centre is located here, close to the waterfront. Hotels near the convention centre include The Westin Cape Town, which offers amazing views of both the city centre and the surrounding mountains.

  • In which neighbourhoods can I see flora and fauna?

    The neighbourhood of Claremont is located near the Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, which is home to over 7000 species of plants. The Andros Boutique Hotel is a smart accommodation choice in the area. Dolphins can be seen at the northern coast of Cape Town, very near the City Bowl.

  • Which hotels are close to museums?

    Most museums in Cape Town are located in the City Bowl. Staying at the Cape Town Hollow Boutique Hotel, which provides great amenities for a very affordable price, puts you within easy walking distance of the Iziko South African Museum, the South African Jewish Museum, and the South African National Gallery.

  • Are there any 5-star hotels in Cape Town?

    There are many! A good choice is The Table Bay Hotel, located in Green Point right next to the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront. The Table Bay Hotel offers a pool and hot tub, full spa services, a gym and a business centre.

  • Where to stay in Cape Town?

    We've recorded a higher demand for hotels in City Centre, Schotsche Kloof, and close to Victoria & Alfred Waterfront.

  • What are the best hotels near Victoria & Alfred Waterfront?

    Victoria & Alfred Waterfront being one of the most popular landmarks in Cape Town, many travelers enjoy staying close by. City Lodge Hotel Victoria And Alfred Waterfront, AC Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Waterfront and The Table Bay Hotel are recommended hotels on KAYAK within walking distance.

  • How much does a hotel cost in Cape Town?

    The average price of a double room in Cape Town is $203, but it varies considerably depending on location, facilities, and seasonality. In the last 3 days, KAYAK users have found double rooms for as cheap as $11.

  • How much is a hotel in Cape Town for tonight?

    KAYAK users found rooms for tonight for a cheap as $11 in the last 3 hours. 3-star hotel rooms have been found from $11, and 4-star hotels from $30.

  • How much is a hotel in Cape Town for this weekend?

    The cheapest hotel room in Cape Town for the upcoming weekend found on KAYAK in the last 3 days was for $17 per night. For the same dates, 3-star hotel rooms have been found for as low as $17 per night and 4-star hotel rooms from $35 per night.

  • Which freebies do KAYAK users look for when booking a hotel in Cape Town?

    KAYAK users look for a hotel in Cape Town with free breakfast. Hotels with free breakfast in Cape Town include Ellerman House, Labotessa Luxury Boutique Hotel, and Derwent House.

  • How do I find a hotel in central Cape Town?

    After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighborhood, which allows you to pick the central Cape Town districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Cape Town city center.

  • How can I find hotels near me?

    Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

  • Are there Cape Town hotels with free parking?

    There are many hotels in Cape Town that offer both parking and free parking. Popular choices among KAYAK users include Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Tyger Valley, Dolphin Beach Hotel and The Glen Boutique Hotel & Spa.

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