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Taj Cape Town

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Exterior
Indoor pool, sun loungers
Presidential Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Mountain View (2 Bedrooms) | Terrace/patio
Presidential Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Mountain View (2 Bedrooms) | Terrace/patio
Tower Suite, Suite, 1 Bedroom, City View | Living room | 42-inch flat-screen TV with satellite channels, TV, DVD player

Overview of Taj Cape Town

Taj Cape Town

5.0 star property

4.7/5 Exceptional

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
Map
1 Wale Street, corner St Georges Mall, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8001

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSouth Africa Library4 min walk
  • Popular LocationAfrica Centre6 min walk
  • Popular LocationCape Town City Hall8 min walk
  • AirportCape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.)24 min drive

Room options

About this area

Cape Town

Taj Cape Town is located in Cape Town City Centre, a neighborhood in Cape Town, and is in the entertainment district and near the boardwalk. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Table Mountain and Camps Bay Beach, while Two Oceans Aquarium and Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens are popular area attractions. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's going on at Cape Town Stadium. Discover the area's water adventures with water skiing and parasailing nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking/biking trails and ecotours.

What's nearby

  • Long Street - 2 min walk
  • South Africa Library - 4 min walk
  • Africa Centre - 6 min walk
  • Cape Town City Hall - 8 min walk
  • South African National Gallery - 10 min walk

Getting around

  • Woodstock Station - 3 min drive
  • Cape Town Station - 9 min walk
  • Cape Town Intl. Airport (CPT) - 24 min drive

Restaurants

  • Rcaffe - 2 min walk
  • Cafe Mozart - 2 min walk
  • Addis in Cape - 3 min walk
  • Food Lover's Market - 3 min walk
  • Bean There - 3 min walk

About this property

Taj Cape Town

5-star luxury hotel located in Cape Town City Centre
A roundtrip airport shuttle, a free daily manager's reception, and a terrace are just a few of the amenities provided at Taj Cape Town. Treat yourself to reflexology, a massage, or a body scrub at the onsite spa. Enjoy Indian cuisine, al fresco dining, and brunch at the two onsite restaurants. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi, and guests can find other amenities such as shopping on site and a coffee shop/cafe.
Other perks include:
  • An indoor pool and outdoor pool access, with sun loungers
  • Valet parking (surcharge), limo/town car service, and an area shuttle
  • A gift shop, multilingual staff, and tour/ticket assistance
  • Coffee/tea in the lobby, an elevator, and free newspapers
  • Guest reviews speak well of the helpful staff
Room features
All 176 rooms feature comforts such as premium bedding and pillow menus, in addition to perks like laptop-compatible safes and air conditioning. Guest reviews speak positively of the comfortable, spacious rooms at the property.
Extra amenities include:
  • Egyptian cotton sheets, Select Comfort beds, and down comforters
  • Bathrooms with rainfall showers and designer toiletries
  • 42-inch HDTVs with premium channels and DVD players
  • Free infant beds, daily housekeeping, and desks

Awards and affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in EarthCheck, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

Languages

Afrikaans, English, Hindi, Xhosa, Zulu

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Covered self parking on site (ZAR 120 per night)
  • Valet parking on site (ZAR 120 per night)
  • Limited onsite parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) up to 10 km
  • Train station pick-up shuttle (surcharge) from 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Train station shuttle on request
  • Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge)
  • Limo/town car service
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • 2 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • Free daily reception
  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Restaurants on site

  • Bombay Brasserie
  • Mint Restaurant
  • Taj Lobby Bar and Lounge
  • In Room Dinning 24 Hours

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Access to nearby outdoor pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Shopping
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room

Family friendly

  • Access to nearby outdoor pool
  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • DVD player
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Supervised childcare (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Ballroom
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • Computer station
  • Conference center (11200 square feet of space)
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Outdoor furniture
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 9 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - Swedish
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Reflexology
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room
  • Turkish bath/hammam

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Designated smoking areas
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Down comforter
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Pillow menu
  • Premium bedding
  • Select Comfort bed

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 42-inch flat-screen TV
  • DVD player
  • iPod dock
  • MP3 dock
  • Pay movies
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Phone
  • Soundproofing

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Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 2:00 AM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged

Special check-in instructions

This property offers transfers from the cruise terminal, airport, and train station (surcharges may apply); to arrange pick-up, guests must contact the property 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
1 child, up to the age of 4 years, can stay for free if using existing beds when occupying the parent or guardian's room
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Free cribs are available on request at the property

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 900 per vehicle (one-way, maximum occupancy 2)
  • Covered self parking fee: ZAR 120 per night
  • Valet parking fee: ZAR 120 per night
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
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
A car is not required for transportation to and from this property
Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa

National rating

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

Property is also known as

Cape Town Taj
Taj Cape Town
Taj Hotel Cape Town
Taj Cape Town Hotel Cape Town Central
Taj Cape Town South Africa
Taj Cape Town Hotel
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Taj Cape Town Hotel
Taj Cape Town Cape Town
Taj Cape Town Hotel Cape Town

Frequently asked questions

Does Taj Cape Town have a pool?

Yes, this property has an indoor pool and outdoor pool access.

How much does it cost to stay at Taj Cape Town?

As of Dec 5, 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Taj Cape Town on Dec 18, 2022 start from $147.3, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

Is Taj Cape Town pet-friendly?

No, only service animals are welcome at the property.

How much is parking at Taj Cape Town?

Self parking is available for ZAR 120 per night. Valet parking is available for ZAR 120 per night. Limited spots are available.

What time is check-in at Taj Cape Town?

Check-in is from 2 PM - 2:00 AM.

What time is check-out at Taj Cape Town?

Check-out is at 11 AM. Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability).

Does Taj Cape Town provide a shuttle to the airport?

Yes, there's an airport shuttle that runs on request. A fee of ZAR 900 per vehicle applies.

Where is Taj Cape Town located?

This family-friendly Cape Town hotel is located near the airport, within a 15-minute walk of Kloof Street and Castle of Good Hope. Two Oceans Aquarium and Cape Town Cruise Terminal are also within 2 mi (3 km). Cape Town Station is 9 minutes by foot.

Overall score and ratings

4.7

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 769 out of 1000 reviews" "
" "5 - Excellent 77%
Rating 4 - Good. 166 out of 1000 reviews" "
" "4 - Good 17%
Rating 3 - Okay. 33 out of 1000 reviews" "
" "3 - Okay 3%
Rating 2 - Poor. 17 out of 1000 reviews" "
" "2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 15 out of 1000 reviews" "
" "1 - Terrible 2%

4.8/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.7/5

Amenities

4.7/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.6/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Katherine
Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful hotel in terrific location. The Mountain View room is spectacular
Stayed 3 nights in Nov 2022

5/5 Excellent

Camille
Traveled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
Location was perfect for me. Tasty breakfast and friendly staff. Daughter loved the pool

5/5 Excellent

Lydia
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Thanks for the relaxing stay, I wasn’t expecting it to be so formal though.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2022

5/5 Excellent

Ross
Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
The staff take a lot of pride in their hotel and it shows. A great stay.
Stayed 4 nights in Sep 2022

5/5 Excellent

Francisco
Stayed 4 nights in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

Sesh
Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

Sesh
Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great hotel. Breakfast and spa is good. Staff is very friendly.
Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

Mark
Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Dii oh Ed not get better that this Hotel
Outstanding stay . The staff top to bottom are so helpful and work so hard to ensure the guests are wanting for nothing . This is the way a hotel should be ran . Big Pat on the back to all of you please don’t change your work ethics like many other hotel companies .👍