Taj Cape Town

Self Rated: 5.0 out of 5
1 Wale Street, corner St Georges Mall, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa
4.7 out of 5 rating 999 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.7
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Taj Cape Town, you'll be centrally located in Cape Town, steps from Long Street and 9 minutes by foot from Kloof Street. This 5-star hotel is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Castle of Good Hope and 3.3 mi (5.3 km) from Table Mountain.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 176 guestrooms featuring iPod docking stations and minibars. Your Select Comfort bed comes with down comforters and Egyptian cotton sheets. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary, while 42-inch flat-screen televisions with satellite programming provide entertainment. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature rainfall showerheads and designer toiletries.

Amenities

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. If you're looking for recreational opportunities, you'll find a 24-hour health club, an indoor pool, and a spa tub. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge). Guests can catch a ride to the beach or shopping on the complimentary shuttle.

Dining

Enjoy Indian cuisine at Bombay Brasserie, one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Mingle with other guests at the complimentary reception, held daily. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary full breakfast is served on weekdays from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM and on weekends from 6:30 AM to 11:00 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a 24-hour business center, and limo/town car service. Planning an event in Cape Town? This hotel has facilities measuring 11200 square feet (1041 square meters), including a conference center. For a surcharge, guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and a cruise ship terminal shuttle.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

St. Georges Mall - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Long Street - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
St. George's Cathedral - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Slave Lodge - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Cape Town Museum - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Greenmarket Square - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Pan African Market - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
South Africa Library - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Company's Garden - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Christian Barnard Hospital - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Bo Kaap Museum - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Prins & Prins Diamonds Museum of Gems and Jewellery - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Houses of Parliament - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Africa Centre - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Golden Acre Shopping Mall - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi

The preferred airport for Taj Cape Town is Cape Town Intl. Airport (CPT) - 20.5 km / 12.7 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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.


  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
  • Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

  • Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • Contactless check-out is available.

  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.


Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. 24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • This property offers transfers from the cruise terminal, airport, and train station (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 750 per vehicle (one way)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: ZAR 400.00 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Features
  • -Wedding services
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Computer station
  • -Free wired Internet
  • -Limo or Town Car service available
  • -Free area shuttle
  • -Free shopping center shuttle
  • -Shopping on site
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Snack bar/deli
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Free reception
  • -Concierge services
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -ATM/banking
  • -Terrace
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Spa tub
  • -Spa treatment room(s)
  • -24-hour fitness facilities
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Free self parking
  • -24-hour business center
  • -Conference center
  • -Train station pickup (surcharge)
  • -Free beach shuttle
  • -Free parking nearby
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Full-service spa
  • -Turkish bath/Hammam
  • -24-hour health club
  • -Pool sun loungers
  • -Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • -Children's club (surcharge)
  • -Parking (limited spaces)
  • -Free valet parking
  • -Bar/lounge - 1
  • -Sauna
  • -Steam room
  • -Beach towels
  • -Ballroom
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • -Outdoor furniture
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 11200
  • -Elevator
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Number of restaurants - 2
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Indoor pool
  • -Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 1041
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking