The Cape Grace is a modern hotel with traditionally styled interior set on its own private quay on Cape Town’s vibrant Victoria and Alfred Waterfront. The 121 guestrooms feature cream-coloured fabrics, custom- designed mahogany furniture, Persian carpets, and double- glazed French doors opening out onto views of Table Mountain or the marina. Bathrooms include bathrobes and designer toiletries, while rooms also have Internet connections, cable television, minibars, safes, and hair dryers.
A complimentary tea and coffee tray and newspaper are delivered each morning. Sumptuous dishes with a distinct South African influence are served in the waterfront restaurant, with views of the Yacht Marina and Signal Hill, while in the relaxed setting of the Bascule Bar guests can choose from 420 whiskies from all around the world and the finest Cape wines. Guests can enjoy the African sun by taking a dip in the outdoor swimming pool and lounging on the surrounding terraces or enjoying a leisurely stroll in the gardens.
The hotel spa provides massage and beauty treatments imbued with ancient African beliefs and techniques. In the library, guests will find a number of books, artworks and historic prints, and can indulge in complimentary ports and sherries each evening. There is also a communication centre for those who prefer to surf the web. A complimentary chauffeur service will transport guests to locations within a 10 kilometre radius of the hotel, such as Table Mountain two kilometres away, which offers stunning views across the city and the bay. Cape Town Airport is 30 minutes’ drive and 25 kilometres from the hotel.
There is an airport shuttle service connecting to the hotel from the airport. Taxis are available in front of the airport terminal. The Cape Grace luxury chauffeur can also be booked for transfers. Driving directions: From the airport join N2 motorway, follow Stad/City N2/N3 signs, then follow N2/City/Foreshore/Seapoint signs. Follow road down to harbour, then follow signs for M6, turn onto the waterfront and take the second exit on the roundabout onto West Quay Road where the hotel is located.