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One&Only Cape Town

Cape Town, South Africa

The One&Only Cape Town is the largest luxury hotel in Cape Town, offering chic water-side accommodation in 78 rooms and 53 suites. The hotel is fabulously located at the heart of the Victoria and Alfred waterfront.

Limited availability over Christmas

For stays over Christmas, flights and accommodation in Cape Town get booked up a long time in advance. Book now for Christmas 2019 and benefit from early bird rates and good availability.

At a Glance

  • Accommodation to suit all guests

  • Home to two of Cape Town’s best restaurants: Nobu and Reubens

  • Ideal location to explore the sights of Cape Town

  • Indulge in a spa treatment after a day out in the city

  • 350 square meter infinity swimming pool

Family, Culture, Spa & health

Insider's View

The fantastic sculpture above the main bar is supposed to be in the shape of Africa... depending on where you look at it from!

Louisa Ross-Taylor

Insider's View

If it’s your first time in Cape Town, opt for the Mountain View rooms, you´re right in front of Table Mountain and it really makes for a special view from your terrace.

Dominic Atterton

Insider's View

Only a five minute walk from the V&A and some of Cape Town's top restaurants and attractions.

Scott Dunn team

Insider's View

For those who love extensive choice at breakfast this is the place for you! From 'green juice' to a bakery corner - fantastic.

Amber Hopkins

Insider's View

Relax and the One & Only's large infinity pool located on their island in the marina under the view of Table Mountain!

Meg Shepro

Insider's View

Have an awesome dining experience at Nobu.

Scott Dunn team

Call us on 858 345 1761 to start planning your vacation to One&Only Cape Town


This urban chic hotel offers guests a new level of sophistication within Cape Town's waterfront. Clean lines, dark African woods and contemporary artwork by local artisans accentuate the 131 spacious rooms and suites. Families are welcomed with excellent accommodation and a dedicated, fully-supervised KidsOnly program for children, featuring a wonderful arts and crafts area and even their own movie lounge.

The spa is at the heart of One&Only Cape Town, on its own private island. This exclusive retreat offers a serene haven amidst the energy of a bustling city. Dining at One&Only Cape Town is a pure delight with two of the city's most acclaimed restaurants. Legendary Michelin-starred chef Nobuyuki “Nobu” Matsuhisa brings his culinary wizardry to Nobu – his first-ever restaurant in Africa. Local celebrity chef Reuben Riffel recently opened Reuben's, thrilling Capetonians and resort guests alike. Both dynamic restaurants are connected by Vista Bar in the very heart of the resort with commanding views of Table Mountain. A spectacular tri-level Wine Loft, adjacent to Reuben's, features a mezzanine tasting room too.


As the largest accommodation in all of Cape Town the hotel has 131 spacious guest rooms and suites styled with an African flair. One&Only Cape town offers ten categories of luxury accommodation in 78 rooms and 53 suites. With exacting attention to detail, guests enjoy exceptional service in rooms and suites appointed with sophisticated touches of modernity. All accommodation features: multi-media entertainment system with satellite TV, Bose surround sound system, DVD/CD player, MP3 docking station, in-room business services (multi-adaptor, fax/computer hook-ups, three phone/two line communication system),Nespresso machine, hairdryer, safe and complimentary Wi-Fi access.

Marina Harbour Room
Marina Mountain Room
Island Superior Room
One Bedroom Island Suite
Two Bedroom Island Grande Suite
Island Supreme King Room
One Bedroom Marina Suite
Presidential Suite
Table Mountain Suite


One&Only Cape Town welcomes children and families offering excellent accommodation, an abundance of enriching activities and a dedicated, fully-supervised KidsOnly program for children aged four to 11 that explores the exuberant personality of Cape Town.

Children aged four and under are welcome to participate in KidsOnly activities with the supervision of an adult or babysitter. There is a separate program of activities geared to the interests and activity levels of older children aged 12 to 17.


This luxurious hotel offers all the facilities expected of a hotel this size with an excellent 350-square-meter free-form, heated infinity-edge pool featuring private sitting areas and double sun loungers. The One&Only Spa, health club/gym are also not to be missed offering treatments and activities for all ages.

There are also excellent meeting facilities, day-use rooms and a dedicated children's club.


With its central position to enjoy the exciting nightlife and entertainment, One&Only Cape Town is an ideal gateway to all that South Africa has to offer, such as wildlife safaris, wine country excursions and endless water play along pristine beaches.

Location & Directions

Cape Town, South Africa

One&Only Cape Town is situated at the heart of the city's working harbor within the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront. Cape Town itself is located at the northern end of Africa's Cape Peninsula, where the Indian and Atlantic oceans meet.

When to go

Cape Town is a year-round destination. The summers are generally warm and dry, while winters tend to be wet and cool, the rains brought on by fierce north westerly gales. Neither season experiences extremes of temperature, thanks to prevailing winds. Summer (Nov-Mar) is the hottest with temperatures 20-40°C. Mid season (Apr, May, Sep, Oct) temps between 10-30°C. Winter (from June- Aug) is the low season with temps 0-25°C.

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