cape town city centre
The Cape Town city centre boasts top museums, galleries, historic sights, shopping, nightlife and entertainment, all within 5-10 minutes walk of the Hotel. Ask for our useful City Walking Map to explore some of them – even if you’ve just a few hours to spare.
museums & historic sites
The life and times of the city’s many peoples are explored at the Slave Lodge, District Six, Bo-Kaap and Jewish Museums, and natural history at the SA Museum. The Company Gardens and Cape Town Castle are two of some 50 heritage sights in this three and a half centuries-old town.
shopping & nightlife
The markets of Greenmarket Square and Church Street are a souvenir hunter’s delight. Clothing, antique and book shops abound in Victorian Long Street and trendy Kloof Street, with its café’s and restaurants open till late. Shopping facilities are also found at the V&A Waterfront.
art & entertainment
Our 2014 World Design Capital has many Arts experiences, from the collections of the National Gallery to independent art and craft venues. City Hall, home of the Cape Philharmonic Orchestra, the Fugard Theatre and Artscape Centre, stage international music, theatre, opera and ballet.