Get an overview of this hotelSophisticated and stylish V&A Waterfront hotel

Walk to the harbor

The Westin Cape Town is adjacent the to Cape Town International Convention Center. Greenmarket Square, the Pan African Market, and Gold of Africa Museum are within walking distance.

Dining and relaxation

The shimmering Westin Cape Town boasts an impressive variety of dining options, a full-service health spa, a unique collection of African art, and the best views in the city.

Floor-to-ceiling view

Signature bedding, dual shower heads, full-length windows, satellite TV, and complimentary high-sped wireless Internet access top the list of the numerous room amenities.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

A towering glass façade rises from Convention Square, affording guests of The Westin Cape Town unobstructed views of the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, Table Mountain, and the surrounding city center. Set amid the shopping and nightlife of Lower Long Street, guests enjoy convenient access to Cape Town's feature attractions such as the Gold of Africa Museum. A complimentary shuttle runs to the waterfront and Clock Tower precinct.

At the waterfront guests can find boating, parasailing, yoga classes, and a dock. Other nearby recreation activities include bicycle rentals, tennis, golfing, and helicopter tours.

Guests can relax at the full-service Heavenly Spa with ocean and mountain views. The spa offers a variety of body and facial treatments including scrubs, wraps, aromatherapy, and massages. Guests can also enjoy manicures and pedicures. The spa features 16 treatment rooms and has couples treatment rooms available.

The hotel also has complimentary fitness equipment, indoor heated pool, spa tub, steam room, sauna, and terrace. The outdoor swimming pool is perfect for a splash in the refreshing crystal clear waters, and the stylish combination of wooden decking and modern furniture, matched with a contemporary cocktail menu and service, creates the ideal setting for evening cocktails at the poolside. A variety of restaurants are on site and the hotel offers event catering. Guests can also find a hair salon and tour desk onsite. The Westin Cape Town also boasts an extensive collection of African art.

Business travelers can find a wide array of business services including secretarial services and technology helpdesk with support staff. Other business amenities include a business center, audio/visual equipment, business services, and conference center.

Guests who need to keep-in-touch can rent a cell phone from the hotel or make use of the complimentary wireless Internet access and Internet point computer station. Those wanting to keep up to date with the news will enjoy the complimentary newspapers offered in the lobby.

The multilingual staff can help with express check-in and check-out options, or assist guests with the safe-deposit boxes located at the front desk. Medical assistance is also available.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Conference center 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Health club 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 19 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 19 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge) 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 
  • Television in lobby 
  • Terrace 
  • Total number of rooms - 483 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Train station pickup (surcharge) 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

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


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge), RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Minibar 
  • Pay movies 
  • Phone 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 

Where to Eat

Thirty7 -À la carte dinner served in French brasserie style restaurant featuring modern décor and an exhibition kitchen.

Westin Executive Club - Fine dining restaurant serving contemporary cuisine. Surrounding views of the harbor, mountains, and plaza below. Seats 50 and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Sushi at the Grand - Features a fresh sushi and sashimi menu from noon to 10 PM.

Louis B's & Terrace - Jazz bar overlooking Convention Square. Open for breakfast and lunch.

Raleigh's Cigar Bar - Smoking bar with leatherback chairs and a bar serving fine whiskies and cognacs.

Nearby Things to Do

From the 19th floor, guests can take in floor-to-ceiling views of the harbor while exercising on the state of the art fitness equipment.

The fitness center is open 24 hours daily.

  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Spa Services

The Heavenly Spa, located on the 19th floor, with mountain and ocean views offers a variety of facial and body treatments and features designer luxury products. Treatments include body scrubs, massages, wraps, facials and Aromatherapy treatments. Manicures and pedicure are also available. The spa's heated water beds, located in the Sea of Dreams sleep room, compliment the sauna, spa tub, indoor pool, and steam room for complete relaxation. The spa has 16 treatment rooms including rooms for couples treatments.

The indoor swimming pool, the sauna, the steam room, and the spa tub are open Monday to Sunday from 6 AM to 10 PM. Spa treatments are available daily from 9 AM to 8 PM.

  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Number of treatment rooms 16 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 16 
  • Spa tub in spa 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel 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.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old.


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 525.00 per vehicle (one way)
  • Self parking fee: ZAR 100.00 per day
  • Valet parking fee: ZAR 100 per day (in/out privileges)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • This property is affiliated with the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) and welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) guests.

National Rating

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

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