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South Beach Camps Bay Boutique Hotel
5 out of 5
6 Link Road, Camps Bay, Cape Town, Western Cape
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3.53 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (147 reviews)

"Lovely place to stay! Very close to restaurants and the beach. The hotel has thought about a lot of little extras that make a stay that much more confortable!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2020

South Beach Camps Bay Boutique Hotel
The Commodore Hotel
4 out of 5
Portswood Road, Portswood Square, V and A Waterfront, Cape Town, Western Cape
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The price is $118 per night
1.16 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (663 reviews)

"Great location, relaxed friendly environment, great service"…"

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2020

The Commodore Hotel
Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel
5 out of 5
76 Orange Street, Cape Town, Western Cape
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0.93 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (279 reviews)

"Heated pool is actually very warm. Breakfast was amazing. The options and the quality. Enjoyed my balcony view. Some upgraded to the cottages which were very amazing."…"

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020

Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel
Hotel Verde
4 out of 5
15 Michigan Street, Airport Industria, Cape Town, Western Cape
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The price is $53 per night
10.32 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (746 reviews)

"We liked the "green"ethos of the hotel. A very relaxing place to stop overnight."…"

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2020

Hotel Verde
One&Only Cape Town
5 out of 5
Dock Road, V & A Waterfront, Cape Town, Western Cape
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1.03 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (285 reviews)

"Great hotel but now just a tiny bit tired. Will soon need a program of renovation. Staff were great. Gym is fab. Nice location."…"

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2020

One&Only Cape Town
Park Inn by Radisson Cape Town Foreshore
4 out of 5
29 Heerengracht Street, Foreshore, Cape Town, Western Cape
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The price is $54 per night
0.29 mi from city center
4.2/5Excellent! (848 reviews)

"Quick service. Very easy check in, check out. Excellent staff members. The rooftop restaurant/bar was noisy on our first night, we requested to change to another room on the lower floor. They did it happily next day. Thank you. Good breakfast. Good bar and restaurant."…"

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2020

Park Inn by Radisson Cape Town Foreshore
Welgelegen Boutique Guest House
3.5 out of 5
6 Stephen Street, Cape Town, Western Cape
The price is $102 per night
1.24 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)

"The staff is truly amazing. They greet you and treat you like family. A marvelous introduction to Cape Town!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2019

Welgelegen Boutique Guest House
The Portswood V&A Waterfront
4 out of 5
Portswood Road, Cape Town, Western Cape
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The price is $106 per night
1.17 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (501 reviews)

"The service was excellent. The staff were incredibly helpful and always had a smile on their faces. I would certainly recommend The Portswood Hotel and would definitely stay there again."…"

Reviewed on Feb 13, 2020

The Portswood V&A Waterfront
The Onyx Apartment Hotel
4 out of 5
57 Heerengracht Street, Cape Town, Western Cape
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The price is $113 per night
0.39 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (160 reviews)

"Well located Nice large rooms Great Concierge services Ibrahim thank you Nice restaurant in the premises Very good bkfast Recomended."…"

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2020

The Onyx Apartment Hotel
The Hyde All-Suite Hotel
4 out of 5
13 London Road, Sea Point, Cape Town, Western Cape
The price is $39 per night
1.99 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (269 reviews)

"I was disappointed that the pool area with the gorgeous view depicted in the advertisement, was under renovation. No prior knowledge, and that was part of the draw to the property. I realize it would've been too cool to swim, but anticipated drinking a bottle of wine and enjoying the view."…"

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2019

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Visiting Cape Town

Travelers to Cape Town give high marks for the local tours, magnificent mountain views, and seaside. This city also attracts tourists with its museums, wineries, and seafood restaurants. Top sights in the city include Greenmarket Square, Castle of Good Hope, and South African National Gallery.

  • There are 3441 hotels and other accommodations in Cape Town
  • The closest major airport is in Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.), 10.5 mi (16.9 km) from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Cape Town

Well-known for its museums, the city's cultural venues include South African National Gallery, Robben Island, and Africa Centre. Attractions like Two Oceans Aquarium, Cape Town Film Studios, and Sea Point Swimming Pool are fun for kids of all ages. The city is notable for landmarks like Greenmarket Square, Castle of Good Hope, and Table Mountain.

In Cape Town, you'll be able to select from 3441 hotels and other lodging accommodations so you'll have plenty of choices for a perfect holiday retreat. Below are top ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Residence William French - Guests who stay at this 4-star guesthouse in Cape Peninsula can enjoy access to free breakfast and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and pool.
  • Holden Manz Country House - Our customers like the breakfast and helpful staff at this country house. With a stay at this 5-star country house, guests can enjoy access to a full-service spa and free breakfast, along with free WiFi.
  • Underberg House - Guests who stay at this 3.5-star guesthouse in Cape Town City Centre can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its comfortable rooms and location.

Other favorite sights in Cape Town include Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town Stadium, and Newlands Stadium.

Getting Around Cape Town

With so many transportation options, exploring all of Cape Town is a breeze. Take advantage of metro transit at Esplanade Station, Woodstock Station, and Salt River Station. To explore the surrounding area, hop aboard a train at Cape Town Station or Cape Town Bellville Station.

Dressing for Cape Town

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 80°F and the nighttime average to be 56°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 75°F during the day and 46°F at night
  • July through September averages 68°F during the day and 45°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 78°F during the day and 50°F at night
  • Cape Town gets about 15.08 inches of rain per year
  • Hottest months are usually February and January with an average temperature of 79°F, while the coldest months are July and August with an average of 46°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Cape Town?
Banhoek Lodge is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 5-star lodge offers free breakfast and an outdoor pool. Reviews from our site also recommend Ashbourne House Guest House and Mont Rochelle Hotel & Vineyard as top choices for your trip.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Cape Town, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel room reservations are fully refundable if you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of check in. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you may still be able to cancel and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to view the best options available in Cape Town.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Cape Town?
To access more information about rescheduling or cancelling your trip to Cape Town, click here.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Cape Town?
Based on reviews, Icon Luxury Apartments is a popular apartment for our travelers who want a more economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other good options for your budget-friendly stay include Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Waterfront Breakwater Lodge and Cape Town Hollow Boutique Hotel.
What's the best hotel for a stay in Camps Bay?
With 257 lodging options to choose from in this neighborhood, you should find the perfect place for your trip. Based on Expedia customer reviews, Sovn Experience+Lifestyle is the highest ranked property in Camps Bay. This 4-star guesthouse offers free breakfast and an outdoor pool. Other top choices in the neighborhood include POD Camps Bay and Houghton View.
What's the best accommodation in Cape Town City Centre?
In this neighborhood, there are 831 places to stay, so you should find the perfect accommodation for your trip. Bluegum Hill Guesthouse & Apartments is a favorite with our customers staying in Cape Town City Centre. This 3-star guesthouse offers an outdoor pool and free WiFi. It is located a short 13-minute walk from Victoria and Alfred Waterfront. Travelers also recommend Cape Heritage Hotel and Rouge on Rose Boutique Hotel as top options in the neighborhood.
What's the best place to stay for a family vacation to Cape Town?
The Spier Hotel is a top 4-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features 7 outdoor pools and a free kids’ club. Other good choices for your family trip include Park Inn by Radisson Cape Town Foreshore and Southern Sun Newlands. Attractions like Two Oceans Aquarium and Cape Town Film Studios are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best accommodation for couples in Cape Town?
POD Camps Bay is a favorite 5-star guesthouse for couples, and features rainfall showerheads and premium bedding. Other good options for your romantic getaway include The Table Bay Hotel and The Cellars-Hohenort.
What's the best LGBTQ-friendly place to stay in Cape Town?
Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel is a top 5-star LGBTQ-friendly hotel, affiliated with IGLTA, that features 2 outdoor pools and a full-service spa. Ellerman House is another good option for your stay.
What's the best pet-friendly hotel in Cape Town?
Oude Wellington is a top guesthouse for people traveling with their pets, and offers a full-service spa and free WiFi for its human guests.
Where is the best hotel to stay near Victoria and Alfred Waterfront?
Adjacent to Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, The Table Bay Hotel is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 5-star hotel offers free breakfast and a restaurant. Other good choices close by include AC Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Waterfront and One&Only Cape Town.
What about the best place to stay near Table Mountain?
One of the top choices for your stay is Guest House Michelitsch, located a short 0.8 mi (1.4 km) from Table Mountain, and this 3-star guesthouse offers an outdoor pool and free WiFi. Taj Cape Town and Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel are two other good choices within a few miles.

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