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The Bay Hotel

Camps Bay, Cape Town

The Bay Hotel is located in Camps Bay, overlooking the beautiful Camps Bay beach and all rooms have either a superb view of the sea or of Table Mountain. There are many fantastic bars and restaurants within walking distance of the hotel.

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.

Beach, Culture, Honeymoon, Sailing & surfing

Insider's View

Head down to the bar before dinner, this is the place to be in Camps Bay as the sun sets.

Louisa Ross-Taylor

Insider's View

Relax by one of the 4 pools, some of which overlook the ocean.

Olivia Caveney

Insider's View

For energetic guests, the tennis courts next door are free to use

Anna Hearn

Insider's View

Enjoy cocktails in Sandy B, with its large outside decks facing the sunset

Anna Hearn

Insider's View

Every room at the bay hotel has an ipod dock for a musical interlude!

Anna Hearn

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Description

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

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.

Childcare

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.

Facilities

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.

Activities

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.

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