Cape Grace has one of the most enviable locations in Cape Town's V&A Waterfront, with Table Mountain guarding the rear and waterways of the harbour to the front. The hotel sits on its own private quay with a working dock on one side and an international yacht marina on the other.
Dine wherever the mood takes you at Cape Grace - oysters and champagne on the pool terrace, soup and snack lunch or sweet afternoon treats in the library, a romantic meal in your suite, or a la carte in Signal Restaurant where classic dishes are touched by South African flavours. A favourite al-fresco spot is beside Bascule Whisky, Wine and Cocktail Bar, flanking the private marina. The 56-foot yacht 'Spirit of the Cape' is moored alongside and is available for charters, sunset cruises and even a whisky tasting.
The Spa at Cape Grace has its own menu of temptations, with innovative treatments incorporating African products and ancient methods. Sweeping views of Table Mountain, Cape Town city skyline and the yacht marina will send you into sensory pleasure overload.
Each of the 120 luxurious guest rooms and suites, all with French doors opening to views of Table Mountain or the working harbour, are decorated differently. What they all have in common however, are fresh flowers, robes and slippers in the dressing room, separate bath and shower, fully stocked private bar, flat screen TV, iPod docking station, room safe and complimentary wireless connectivity.
|Our standard rates for a Luxury Room|
|1 June 2014 to 31 August 2014||GBP £ 305 US$ 516 ZAR 5,415 EUR 381||per room||Standard Rate||1+ nights|
|1 September 2014 to 30 November 2014||GBP £ 329 US$ 557 ZAR 5,845 EUR 412||per room||Standard Rate||1+ nights|
|1 December 2014 to 21 December 2014||GBP £ 305 US$ 516 ZAR 5,415 EUR 381||per room||Standard Rate||1+ nights|
|22 December 2014 to 4 January 2015||GBP £ 378 US$ 639 ZAR 6,710 EUR 473||per room||Standard Rate||1+ nights|
Prices are on a per room basis.Special offers for longer stays or when booked as part of a longer itinerary may apply - details on request.
Breakfast, use of the Hot Spa area (mineral spa bath, steam room, sauna, rain and body shower), morning tea, coffee and wake-up call, luxury chauffeur transfers within a 10 km radius (subject to availability), Cape history and wine presentations are included. The rate excludes the tourism levy (per room per night) which is payable directly to the hotel.
Please also note that breakfast is NOT included for children under 12 if sharing with parents - this is an additional cost and is payable directly to the hotel.
Children of any age are welcome. Rates available on request.
Stay 4 consecutive nights at the Cape Grace and receive 20% discount off the room rate.
Valid: 4 January 2014 - 22 December 2014.
Prices on request
Stay 5 consecutive nights at the Cape Grace and receive 25% discount off the room rate.
Valid: 4 January 2014 - 22 December 2014.
Prices on request
All of the holidays we prepare are tailor-made, but this might give you an idea of how Cape Grace can be included in you own dream holiday.
This itinerary features 5* properties that offer the height of traditional refinement and luxury.
The Cape Grace Hotel in Cape Town has one of the most iconic settings of any hotel in Africa: right on the harbour near the bustling V&A Waterfront and with Table Mountain looming in the background. The rooms are large, comfortable, and well-appointed, and the excellent understated service underlines it's status as perhaps the most elegant of the Waterfront hotels.
When you leave Cape Town you will only have a short drive to Lanzarac Manor on the outskirts of Stellenbosch, and this charming 5* property is located on a private working wine estate surrounded by the dramatic Helderberg mountains.
Moving on to the Garden Route, Hunters Country House is an exclusive family owned retreat, and part of the Relais & Chateaux group of exclusive properties. Only 10 km from Plettenberg Bay, this gracious original homestead is surrounded by beautiful gardens, and framed by the majestic Tsitsikamma mountains.
Finally you will end your holiday with a safari at the 5* Bayethe Lodge on the award-winning Shamwari Game reserve near Port Elizabeth. Each of the 12 luxurious tented-suites have a private plunge pool and views over the reserve, and the quality of the game viewing, accommodation, and service is second to none in the area.
12 day itinerary.
Guide price valid for travel in September 2014
A combination of Cape Town and Madikwe National Park, this week-long trip will take you city lights to clear, starry nights in the bush. Madikwe National Park hugs the border with Botswana and it really is an isolated wilderness of rugged beauty. The malaria-free reserve is home to not only the Big Five, but a whole host of incredible critters. During your 3 night safari, you'll stay in an exclusive lodge that overlooks the entire reserve. Your luxury suite will be decorated in African style and, between game drives, you can gaze out to the waterhole or relax in the rim-flow pool.
7 day itinerary.
This honeymoon is an epic trip that takes in some of South Africa’s most unforgettable highlights.
You’ll start your adventure in Cape Town, where you can wine and dine on the waterfront with Table Mountain towering above you. Then, you’ll explore the romantic Cape Winelands and drive the length of the stunning Garden Route before flying north for a real safari adventure. You’ll stay in Timbavati Game Reserve, which shares unfenced borders with Kruger National Park and you’ll take game drives through the bush to discover wildlife. Staying in an intimate and remote tented camp, you’ll be sure to remember your honeymoon safari forever.
12 day itinerary.
If you're looking to really splash out on your South Africa holiday, getting the very best of the best, this itinerary will fit the bill.
Starting with a safari in Sabi Sands, you'll stay in a lodge that really is the last word in luxury, with your own cosy fireplace, courtyard and private plunge pool. After this, you'll drive along the magnificent Garden Route to stay in an enchanting and extravagant treetop lodge, where you'll have your own sundeck and pool perched up high in the forest canopy. After this magical experience, you’ll make your way to the Winelands to stay on a luxury working farm and vineyards amidst the mountains and vines. Finally, you'll end your trip with a classy stay Cape Town on the elegant V&A Waterfront.
12 day itinerary.
*Prices are per person and are based on today's exchange rates. Exchange rates are subject to change and are updated daily.
Prices exclude international flights - ask us if you would like to include these.
Guest Rating: 4.9 / 5.0 based on 12 ratings
The Cape Grace hotel was lovely and the staff so helpful and the position was great.
Cape Grace - Excellent. The perfect location on the waterfront and easy to access from the motorway. A great room and the staff extremely helpful, the local chauffeur service was really good.
Cape Grace and Lion Sands River Lodge both excellent, in both location, service and attention to detail. Best holiday ever.... thank you.
Cape Grace - beautifully decorated mix of old and new, fantastic service.
The holiday was fantastic - we all had a great time and will definitely go back to South Africa for a longer holiday asap. In terms of feedback, I cannot praise enough the service from your team - repeat business definitely on the way, when we go back. Cape Grace was brilliant - great service, food etc - truly world class. Protea Quays at Knysna - clean, efficient, bit like a Premier Inn - but OK for the money and well located for restaurants etc Ocean Eleven at Hermanus - really great small private hotel - huge rooms, fantastic views, really good staff and generally very good value - would recommend and stay there again on another visit - the apartment was massive and the suites lovely - also free port and sherry, chocolate, crisps etc - as per the Cape Grace. Everything went as planned - thanks again.
What a fabulous holiday ! The package Anneli put together worked really well in line with our own requirements. The Cape Grace was truly outstanding, from the initial welcome to the high class standards shown throughout inc rooms, restaurants, car shuttles (BMW 7 series), bars, friendly staff. Ocean Eleven Guest House was also fantastic, even if we only stayed one night ! Great location, rooms with exceptional space, helpful and friendly staff.
We got back Tuesday - everything was wonderful. We really enjoyed staying at Cape Grace Hotel ... the standard was exceptional - food, rooms, staff all fantastic. Shamwari was amazing - saw all the animals we expected to see ... our grandchildren were thrilled. So thank you for arranging everything for us - it went very smoothly.
Just a short note the thanks you for organising what turned out to be the best holiday we have ever had. Madikwe Safari Lodge was perfect. Annette’s birthday could not have been made more special, never mind the cake, they brought in a choir for her, she was in tears. The next day when we checked out they brought out the choir again and I nearly was. Klein Oliphants was brilliant. Cape Grace was fabulous as was our meal in Baia. I could get used to this. Please rest assured that we will be singing your praises and recommending your services every chance that we get.
General Information For Guests
All rooms are air conditioned; have separate bath, shower and toilet; complimentary WiFI and internet access; IPod docking stations; private room safe; flat-screen, high definition TV, satellite television channels and selected radio stations; international plug points and fax / Internet modem lines. Fully stocked private bar and deli; tea and coffee making facilities.
There is a spa on the top floor of the hotel which is exclusively for the use of hotel guests only.
Gym facilities; heated outdoor swimming pool; complimentary transfers and access to the nearby Virgin Active Health Club; laundry, dry-cleaning and valet services.
Cafe Complet serves tea, coffee, orange juice and pastries in the library every morning from 5 am to 11 am, complimentary port and sherry are served every evening from 5 pm to 11 pm in the library, plus there are complimentary daily Cape history presentations and wine tasting at 6 pm.
The hotel also offers complimentary luxury private transfers within a 10 km / 6 mile radius of the hotel, including the city and local beaches.
The Communication Centre on the ground floor offers 24 hour complimentary internet access from any of the 4 PCs.
From the N2 (Cape Town International Airport/the Winelands/Hermanus/The Garden Route): Take the N2 towards Cape Town. Keep on this road, following the signs for Cape Town North, and then M6 Sea Point. If in doubt, keep bearing right the whole time! You will then see the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) on your left-hand side (very large cream-coloured building), and there will be a set of traffic lights at a major junction. Turn right here towards the Waterfront. At the first roundabout, take the 2nd exit and the Cape Grace is down here on your left-hand side (you need to pass through security barriers).
From the N1: Follow the road to Cape Town, and you will see the CTICC on your left-hand side. Follow the directions as above.
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