Get an overview of this hotel Iconic landmark hotel in Cape Town overlooking the Atlantic Seaboard

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free WiFi
Outdoor pool
Business center
Laundry facilities

Near the beach

The landmark Ritz is located just off Sea Point's vibrant promenade and is a short distance from the beach and the V&A Waterfront.

Iconic and rich in history with magnificent views of the ocean and city, The Ritz has held it's prideful place for 45 years.

Free WiFi

All spacious guestrooms feature modern decor, televisions with Netflix, free WiFi, safes, desks, refrigerators, coffee/tea makers, a pillow menu, phones, and you can brew a tea or coffee to kick-start your morning.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This Cape Town hotel is 0.17 miles (0.27 kilometers) from the beach and 0.8 miles (1.3 kilometers) from Green Point Stadium. The Ritz Cape Town is also approximately 1.2 miles (2 kilometers) from Two Oceans Aquarium and V&A Waterfront.

Relax with a drink at the poolside bar, 2 bar/lounges, or take a dip in the outdoor pool. Tantalize your taste-buds at the hotel's 2 restaurants and coffee shop. We have reinvented the Cape's only iconic revolving restaurant, with magnificent ocean views. Local celebrity chef, Bertus Basson, will be delighting guests. Ideal for special celebrations. Business travelers can make use of the conference space, meeting rooms, business center, and free WiFi throughout the hotel.

  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 3 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Business center 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Conference space 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Meeting rooms 8 
  • Year Built 1972 
  • Pool cabanas (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Nightclub 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Long-term parking (surcharge) 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference center 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Total number of rooms - 212 
  • Number of floors - 23 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Wedding services 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Refrigerator  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Long-term parking (surcharge), Self parking (surcharge), Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Towels provided 
  • Linens provided 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Television 
  • Netflix 
  • Free WiFi 
  • In-room safe 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Memory foam mattress 
  • Pillow menu 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Wheelchair accessible 
  • Heating 

Where to Eat

A free English breakfast is served daily. At The Ritz Cape Town, guests have a choice of two restaurants on site. The Cape's only revolving restaurant, by celebrity chef Bertus Basson (called Bertus Basson at The Ritz) and a casual, glamorous resort-style restaurant on the 1st floor called Casa , which serves a Cape-Californian menu and offers a pool deck, cabanas, pool loungers, a champagne bar, Frose, sushi, and pizza. Casa is ideal for all-day dining. Guests can also visit the cafe in the lobby. Top of The Ritz, the uppermost three floors of the hotel are also home to a champagne bar and a licensed indoor smoking lounge serving cognac and cigars.

Nearby Things to Do

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

  • Golfing nearby 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not 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 cribs (infant beds) available
Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
24-hour check-in

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • A 1 percent city/local tax will be charged
  • 1 percent tourism fee will be charged
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.
  • A late check-out fee will be charged
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

This property offers transfers from the 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. 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.


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