Cape Grace Hotel

Enjoy prime location in the heart of the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, within walking distance of a shopping mall, a variety of restaurants, and plenty of entertainment and attractions.


Cape Grace occupies its own quay in Cape Town`s renowend Victoria Alfred Waterfont with Table Mountain as the majestic backdrop. Within the Waterfront, there is a large shopping mall, a variety of restaurants and entertainment areas, and a harbour with boat and ferry trips.

Description, Services & Facilities

Cape Grace Hotel Spa Area

One of the iconic hotels in Cape Town, The Cape Grace is . It looks out onto the V&A Waterfront, providing a private quay full of luxurious yachts. The 5 star Cape Grace is also towered over by the stunning Table Mountain, making it a beautiful spectacle between land and sea. The hotel is closely situated amongst a number of shops from jewellery showrooms to designer boutiques. The V&A Waterfront also provides guests with a range of shopping, entertainment and dining experiences. There are two cinema complexes, the Two Oceans aquarium, boat trips and even an amphitheatre that plays host to various music concerts in the summer. A number of historical sites can be reached from the Cape Grace including the Cultural History Museum, the Company Gardens and the House of Parliament for the South African government. Cape Grace offers everything you need for a perfect holiday.


The Signal Restaurant 

The restaurant is run by the exceptional chef Malika van Reenen, catering for even the most refined palettes. The Signal Restaurant uses local fresh ingredients provided by local farmers to achieve a contemporary mixture of old and new dishes. The menu displays some uniquely South African creations like cumin-crusted ostrich and smoked snoek. Some deserts also boast a South African influence such as rooibos crème brulee and pineapple carpaccio. Nevertheless, Cape Grace’s Signal Restaurant also draws upon culinary influences from all over the world. Start your meal with seared scallops or brown onion soup. The main menu will whet your appetite with succulent slow-roasted lamb shoulder or a tender fillet of chalmar beef. Bring your dining experience to a sweet conclusion with a passion fruit and orange tartlet or chocolate pave with gingerbread ice cream. 

Bascule Bar 

You can follow up a fine meal with a visit to the charming and vibrant Bascule Bar. Peruse the extensive list of over 400 whiskeys and exquisite Cape wines. The bar overlooks the V&A Waterfront making it a picturesque setting for any social excursion. For those who are serious about wine, Cape Grace also provides the Bascule Vinothèque.

Cape Grace Hotel Outdoor Dining

This service allows you to safely store your beloved wine collection until you need it. Your collection will be stored in a private bottle bin displaying your name on a personalised plaque. Cape Grace’s wine cellar conducts strict temperature and humidity control to ensure your collection is kept in perfect condition. The Sugar Buffet If you have a sweet tooth, Chef Milika van Reenen has also developed The Sugar Buffet in the Cape Grace library. From here you can select from a tantalising collection of sweet delicacies such as:

  • Cherry-red toffee apples
  • Meringues
  • Mouth-watering chocolate fudge with pistachio coating
  • Coconut-covered lamingtons
  • Candy stripe sweets

Facilities and services:

  • A communication centre
  • All-day wireless Internet connection to all rooms
  • Access to a local gym
  • Daily delivery of local and international newspapers
  • Luxury chauffeur transport service within a 12 mile radius of Cape Grace
  • Private library and lounge
  • Surface and undercover parking
  • Babysitting

Hotel Location


All Rooms include

A true 'room with a view', Rooftop Luxury rooms are loft-like spaces with the added luxury of a rooftop breakfast patio from which to appreciate the sights and sounds of the Cape Town's working harbour, the yacht marina and Table Mountain. For added comfort, each Rooftop Luxury room also has a separate dressing room and an intimate reading area, complete with a selection of books.

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