2014 will see Cape Town celebrating its World Design Capital status and, combined with its excellent cultural offerings, the city looks set to receive more than its usual quota of tourists. If South Africa’s second city is on your travel list this year, why not enjoy the city in style and treat yourself to one of the few luxury hotels available. Here we take a look at the top tips for a comfortable break in Cape Town.
- Cape Grace Hotel
Situated in prime position on the waterfront, Cape Grace is spacious and luxurious in equal measure. Including a restaurant that is popular with locals and decorated in typically flamboyant style, Cape Grace is a reliable choice for anyone looking for superior quality.
- Ellerman House Hotel
Surrounded by spectacular sea views, Ellerman House is a charming addition to Cape Town’s luxury hotel scene. Although a short drive from the city centre and beaches, the hotel offers everything you could ever need.
- Steenberg Hotel
A consistent chart topper on the list of best African hotels, the Steenberg is set in opulent gardens and boasts and award winning restaurant. Again, a short drive into the city is required but the three farmhouses that make up the complex offer unbridled luxury.
- Mount Nelson Hotel
The Mount Nelson’s history goes back as far as 1899 and its central location makes it a favourite for those looking to explore the city. With exemplary service and period features, this hotel is a great choice for anyone looking to relax in style yet still enjoy the hustle and bustle of Cape Town.
Of course, if you’re going to be staying in the finest hotels in Cape Town then it is only fitting to begin your holiday in the same vein. Why not enjoy a Cape Town Airport Transfer and make your journey to your hotel equally as luxurious in one of their many chauffeur driven limousines.