Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly Cape Town guesthouse in City Bowl, near South African National Gallery

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Outdoor pool
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property

Location

This family-friendly Cape Town guesthouse is located by the sea, within a 15-minute walk of Cape Town Medi Clinic and De Waal Park. South African National Gallery and Greenmarket Square are also within 2 mi (3 km).

Property Features

This smoke-free guesthouse features an outdoor pool, a seasonal outdoor pool, and laundry facilities. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and a garden are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 3 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and Select Comfort beds. Guests will find kitchenettes with refrigerators, stovetops, and microwaves.

Renovations & Closures

The property is closed between 1 June and 31 July.

Guest House Amenities

Guest House Amenities

Alta Bay features an outdoor pool, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and a cruise ship terminal shuttle. This Tuscan-style guesthouse also offers multilingual staff, a garden, and laundry facilities. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Alta Bay is a smoke-free property.

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 3 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Beach cabanas (surcharge) 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • Beach towels 
  • Free self parking 
  • Year Built 1985 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Kitchenette  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Furnished balcony or patio 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free local calls 
  • Kitchenette 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Microwave 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Electric kettle 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Stovetop 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • First-run movies 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Sleep Number by Select Comfort mattress 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the guesthouse include an outdoor pool.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Boat tours nearby 

Guest House Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 12:30 PM

Check-in time ends at 9 PM

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.
Guests should notify this property in advance of their anticipated arrival time. Please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No rollaway/extra beds available
No pets or service animals allowed

Fees

The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
The resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Beach towels
  • Internet access
  • Phone calls
  • In-room safe
  • In-room coffee
  • Self parking
  • Parking
  • Housekeeping
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 450 per room (one way)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Guest house Name

  • Alta Bay
  • Alta Bay B&B
  • Alta Bay B&B Cape Town
  • Alta Bay Cape Town
  • Alta Bay Cape Town, South Africa
  • Alta Bay Hotel Cape Town
  • Alta Bay House Cape Town
  • Alta Bay House
  • Alta Bay Cape Town South Africa

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the cruise terminal and airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the guesthouse prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

National Rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.


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