The Bay Hotel
Camps Bay, Cape Town
At a Glance
Be in the heart of Camps Bay's bars and restaurants
Sit by the pool with amazing sea views
Head to the beach to watch the surfers
Enjoy the sunsets from the hotel
No less than four hotel pools with expansive sun decks
Be privately pampered with a wide variety of treatments at the spa.
Head down to the bar before dinner, this is the place to be in Camps Bay as the sun sets.Louisa Ross-Taylor
Enjoy cocktails in Sandy B, with its large outside decks facing the sunsetAnna Hearn
Meet our specialists
Call us on 858 345 1761 to start planning your vacation to The Bay Hotel or take a look at our itineraries to Cape Town
The Bay Hotel, perfectly positioned between the majestic backdrop of the Twelve Apostles and the white sands of Camps Bay Beach, was the first beachfront hotel in Cape Town, a status that it still holds today. The Bay has proven over the years that 5 star elegance and sophistication can be achieved in an informal atmosphere.
Boutique-style personal service combines extremely well with a friendly relaxed charm. Every one of the 72 bedrooms and 6 suites look onto Camps Bay. Most rooms have spacious balconies and all have a private entrance lobby, en-suite bathroom with separate shower, mini bar, tea & coffee making facilities & built-in electronic safes. Rooms are fitted with either twin or king size beds.
The Penthouse is directly sea facing with its own balcony, marble staircase, entrance lobby, separate dining room & lounge, bedroom, dressing room, en-suite bathroom with separate shower and a large oval bath.
There are a number of bars and restaurants within the hotel providing a wide range of refreshments and cuisines.
Accommodation comprises 78 bedrooms, most rooms have spacious balconies and all have a private entrance lobby, en-suite bathroom with separate shower, mini bar, tea & coffee making facilities & built-in electronic safes. Rooms are fitted with either twin or king size beds.
The Penthouse is directly sea facing with its own balcony, marble staircase, entrance lobby, separate dining room & lounge, bedroom, dressing room, en-suite bathroom with separate shower and a large oval bath – a total of 160 square meters.
There are no specific child care facilities available at The Bay Hotel, however the hotel welcomes children over the age of 8 years to come and stay.
The hotel as a total of four swimming pools - one with direct beach access. For those of you who are in need of some pampering there is no need to look further than the spa with its range of beauty treatments and a hair salon. Guests have a choice of restaurants and there is a great cocktail bar, cigar bar & wine cellar.
The hotel offers 24 hour room service, there is a travel desk & Information Service to assist in arranging activities whilst in Cape Town or onward travel plans. The Bay offers also offers a Foreign Exchange facility, secure parking and secretarial and business services.
The Bay staff are very friendly, experienced and are at hand to assist you with organising a range of different activities for all guests. Cape Town has a host of options of things to do such as spending time on the numerous sandy beaches, hiking up Table Mountain, embarking on a round of golf or partaking in wine tasting and tours of the many local vineyards.
Location & Directions
Camps Bay, Cape Town
The Bay Hotel is located on Camps Bay's Victoria Road, directly opposite Camps Bay Beach, approximately 25km from Cape Town International Airport. Camps Bay, an opulent residential and vacation spot, nestled between the Twelve Apostles Mountain Range and a beautiful palm-fringed beach, is Cape Town’s jet-setting capital.
When to go
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.