Table Bay Hotel (Cape Town)

The Table Bay Hotel

Situated on the historic Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, The Table Bay Hotel is the ultimate 5-star luxury accommodation; which is perfectly positioned against the stunning backdrop of Table Mountain and the Atlantic Ocean and provides easy access to the top places to visit in Cape Town. Considered to be the best address in Cape Town; this sophisticated hotel was opened in May 1997; by former South African president, Nelson Mandela. The Table Bay Hotel continues to set its own standards in international service, cuisine, and luxury.

A property with a big heart; The Table Bay is synonymous with friendly service, environmental sustainability awareness, and keen attention to detail; making your experience uniquely and luxuriously South African.

Table Bay Hotel high tea
Table Bay Hotel high tea

The Table Bay Hotel Accommodation

The Table Bay Hotel offers luxury hotel accommodation in Cape Town with a nautical theme, however; mirroring the rich colors and textures of the historic Spice Route. Inspired by the boundless creative energy of the city that it calls home; the rooms unfold a sophisticated world of luxury accommodation with unrivaled views of Table Mountain or the Atlantic Ocean, however; retaining the intimacy of a boutique hotel. Each of the 329 x luxury hotel rooms enjoys uninterrupted sea-facing views across the working Victoria and Alfred harbor to Table Mountain; or over the Atlantic Ocean to Robben Island.

All rooms are fully air-conditioned, with a minibar, TV, luxury bathroom, and 24-hour room service.

Room Types

Luxury Twin (x 49) or King Rooms Ocean Facing (x 62) – 32m2

These rooms offer breathtaking views of the sun rising over the ocean with either 1 x king-size bed or 2 x twin beds alongside each other. All have en-suite bathrooms with a marble-topped vanity and a large walk-in shower.

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Luxury King Room with an ocean view

Luxury Twin (x 75) or King (x 54) Mountain Facing Rooms – 32m2

Wake up to enchanting views of Table Mountain when you stay in the Luxury Twin or King Mountain Facing rooms. An elegantly furnished space with an en-suite bathroom, walk-in shower, and marble-topped vanity; affording guests the luxury they so deserve.

Table Bay Accommodation
Luxury Twin or King Mountain Facing Room

Accessible Rooms (x 4) – 32m2

If you’re looking for magnificent views of the Atlantic Ocean through to Robben Island; the Accessible Rooms at The Table Bay won’t disappoint you. The luxurious accessible rooms have two twin beds alongside each other, your comfort is guaranteed. These rooms allow wider access for wheelchairs to the bathroom; which has handrail facilities, a shower, and walk-in cupboards.

Wheelchair friendly accommodation in Cape Town
Wheelchair friendly accommodation

Superior Luxury Rooms (x 6) – 40m2

Sleeping two people in a king-size bed; the spacious Superior Luxury Rooms with mountain views reflect the rich elegance of The Table Bay and have everything you need for a romantic getaway. Fitted with a walk-in wardrobe, desk, armchair, flat-screen TV, personal electronic safe, butler station, and en-suite bathroom with shower; your room is guaranteed personalized luxury with the views to match.

Table Bay Hotel Room Types
Superior Luxury Room

Superior Luxury family rooms (x 40) or Family Mountain Facing Rooms (x 21) – 40m2

The Superior Luxury Family rooms have a king-sized bed, plus a pull-out sleeper couch in the living room, and an en-suite bathroom with a large walk-in shower There is also an age-appropriate turn-down service for the kids. Choose between either Ocean facing or Table Mountain facing rooms. They promise the whole family a premium stay filled with all the comforts a family needs to make them feel like they’re in a home away from home.

The family rooms accommodate 2 x adults and 2 x children of 12 years* and under; or, 1 x child of 17 years & under on a sleeper couch including breakfast for a maximum of 2 children.

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Mountain Facing Family Room

Junior Suite (x 13) – 60m2

Feel at home in the elegant Junior Suites with a relaxing king-size bed, an en-suite bathroom with a large walk-in shower, a living room area with a sleeper couch, and a dining table for two. Guests can also bask in splendid ocean or mountain views from the living room area; before stepping out and answering the call to explore the Cape.

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Junior Suite

Executive Suites (x 2) – 70m2

If it’s space you’re after, the Executive Suites are just for you. Boasting uninterrupted ocean views, a king-size bed, a large walk-in shower, a living room area, and a dining table that seats four; you’re really sinking into 5-star luxury accommodation at its best.

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Executive Suite lounge

Signal Hill Suite (x 1) – 115m2

The Table Bay hotel’s Signal Hill Suite overlooks the working V&A harbor towards Table Mountain and offers a breathtaking view of Signal Hill; its lofty namesake. Sleeping two in a private king-size bedroom with a four-poster bed, and a luxurious marble-finished en-suite bathroom. Enjoy 24-hour in-room dining while soaking up the view of Signal Hill, or take advantage of the butler services available and entertain six guests in the privacy and comfort of your Waterfront suite. Added details such as a walk-in wardrobe and armoire complete your luxurious stay at The Table Bay hotel’s V&A Waterfront suites in Cape Town.

Interleading Luxury Twin Rooms are available on request at an additional cost so; could also be suitable for a family or small group of friends traveling together.

Table Bay Hotel Accommodation
Signal Hill Suite

Lion’s Head VIP Suite (x 1) – 150m2

Enjoy unbeatable views over the working harbor towards Table Mountain from the Lion’s Head VIP suite. In easy reach of the Mother City’s most romantic attractions, the VIP suite at The Table Bay Hotel is the ultimate honeymoon accommodation in Cape Town; offering an elegant and romantic stay in a king-size bedroom with an en-suite bathroom that has a jacuzzi bath, a large walk-in shower, and a dressing room. There is also a spacious living area, an 8-seater dining table, and an outdoor balcony with loungers and an umbrella. Additional 5-star elements such as a private study, and a butler kitchen with a separate entrance complete your deluxe honeymoon accommodation in Cape Town. Enjoy romantic in-room dining or al fresco on your private balcony.

Interleading Luxury Twin Rooms are available on request at an additional cost so; could also be suitable for a family or small group of friends traveling together.

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Lions Head Suite

Table Mountain Presidential Suite (x 1) – 200m2

Welcome to the ultimate luxury suite in Cape Town. As one of only a few luxury hotels in Cape Town that are within walking distance of the world-class shopping destination; the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront; there’s no reason to stay cooped up inside your room; however, with such luxurious accommodation, you’ll be forgiven for not wanting to leave the comfort of this presidential suite.

From the opulent entrance hall to the sprawling living area and into the private king-size bedroom with a romantic four-poster bed; the Table Mountain Suite epitomizes the grace and grandeur of a bygone Cape Town, but; with all the cutting-edge modern features. Added details like a walk-in dressing room, baby grand piano, and a dining table for 8 guests complete your luxurious stay at this 5-star Cape Town hotel with views of Table Mountain. Enjoy the personalized services of a butler.

Interleading Luxury Twin Rooms are available on request at an additional cost so; could also be suitable for a family or small group of friends traveling together.

Victoria and Alfred Waterfront accommodation
Table Mountain Suite – bathroom

Top reasons why you’ll love your stay at The Table Bay Hotel:

Award-winning 5-star luxury hotel accommodation in Cape Town.
Beautiful views of the working harbor and Table Mountain or across the Atlantic Ocean to Robben Island.
Direct access to Cape Town’s renowned shopping destination, the V&A Waterfront.
A 500 m2 wooden deck and the heated pool, face the sun all day. For the comfort of guests, there are sun loungers at the pool.
Complimentary WiFi access throughout the hotel.
Kids Club – excellent for family holidays.
Excellent conferencing facilities for special occasions, weddings, and events.
One of the best breakfast buffets in Cape Town.
A High Tea to die for!

Things to do in Cape Town and at Table Bay Hotel

What to do at Table Bay Hotel

As one of the world’s top destinations, there are plenty of things to do in Cape Town. From breathtaking natural scenery to cultural buzz, there are Cape Town activities to appeal to every visitor. In the heart of all that’s happening at the V&A Waterfront; The Table Bay Hotel offers luxurious facilities for families, couples, travel parties, and business travelers. The Table Bay Hotel is uniquely South African; at the best address in Cape Town and located within close proximity to popular attractions and activities.

Hotel residents have plenty of exciting activities and things to do while taking full advantage of the hotel’s stunning facilities. Spend a relaxing hour or two next to the heated saltwater pool or a day shopping at the V&A Waterfront, or burning up a sweat at the in-house gym. The kids will love the seasonal “Oscars Kids Club” holiday program; while you indulge in a spa treatment at the Table Bay Hotel Camelot Spa; enjoy a meal at Camissa Brassiere, sip champagne at one of the bars; or venture out of the hotel for golf at one of many world-renowned Cape Town golf courses.

The Table Bay Hotel’s Waterfront location puts all of Cape Town’s favorite restaurants, boutiques, and entertainment venues at your fingertips. The city center; as well as the gorgeous city beaches are a short drive away; but there’s plenty to keep you occupied at The Table Bay Hotel.  The hotel offers a complimentary shuttle service; that provides a quick and easy way to get to the city’s key attractions; including Table Mountain. The Table Bay Hotel’s Business Centre has everything you need to stay in touch with work or home.

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Table Bay Hotel Kids Club


The Table Bay Hotel offers some great casual or formal dining experiences. On the deck around the pool, The Pool Bar serves beverages, snacks, and healthy food; while The Union Bar is a popular gathering spot for a pre-dinner drink or a nightcap. Or, if you plan on spending the day visiting attractions around Cape Town; the staff at The Table Bay will gladly prepare a picnic box for you.

Enjoy High Tea in Cape Town in The Lounge at the Table Bay Hotel; where appetizing petit fours and sweet and savory treats from mini cakes to sandwiches are available. Browse the menu for a wide selection of flavourful teas, then sit down to enjoy your High Tea experience as you take in breathtaking views of Table Mountain, the harbor, and the V&A Waterfront. Taking high tea might be a centuries-old tradition; but few places in South Africa still execute it with the grace, excellence, and nostalgia of the 1800s. With arguably one of the most exquisite backdrops for its high tea; The Table Bay has refined the art to the extent that attending high tea there; has become a tourist attraction on its own.

Siba The Restaurant at The Table Bay Hotel offers an iconic 5-star dining experience in the heart of Cape Town; with unique recipes that encompass world flavors with an African flair; passionately prepared by inspirational chefs; a unique culinary destination not to be missed.

Accommodation Rates

Rates fluctuate according to demand; so check with us by sending your dates and we’ll get you the best rates.

Cape Town Wedding at Table Bay Hotel

We can arrange magical weddings at this hotel but all packages are tailor-made so contact us with your requirements and we will create a package for you.

Table Bay Hotel (Cape Town)
Table Bay Hotel
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront
Cape Town South Africa

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