One&Only Cape Town  5 stars

Dock Rd, Cape Town, South Africa, 8001  show mapSave
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Overview

The One and Only Cape Town Hotel is located in the attractive Victoria and Alfred Waterfront in the heart of Cape Town, close to the Iziko-Slave Lodge Museum and the Two Oceans Aquarium.

This elegant contemporary property with authentic South African style and glamour design includes exclusive spa centre, fully equipped fitness centre, ballroom, boardroom and outdoor swimming pool.

There are 131 spacious guestrooms that feature modern design, soft linens, dark African wood, as well as large bathroom with rain shower, private water closet and dual marble vanity, satellite television, safe deposit box, internet connection and mini-bar.

Guests are offered to taste the refined international and regional specialties as well as energizing breakfast buffet at two elegant restaurants.

The One and Only Cape Town Hotel is placed only 2km from the Kaapstad and Culemborg railway stations and just 200m from Cape Town harbour.

Year renovated   2009.  Number of rooms   131.

City Center Cape Town - 1.2 mi
Airports Cape Town International (CPT) - 11.4 mi
Train Stations Cape Town - 1.1 mi, Esplanade - 2.0 mi
Restaurants Beluga (cuisine: Pacific Rim) - 1300 ft, 65 on Main (cuisine: Contemporary) - 1100 ft
Beaches Bloubergstrand Beach - 3900 ft, Kommetjie - 3900 ft

Rooms

Guests are offered spacious rooms and luxury suites that feature private balcony with views over the ocean and the mountains, pillow menu, high-speed Wi-Fi internet access, in-room multimedia entertainment system with satellite television, DVD and CD player, fully stocked mini-bar, Nespresso machine, private safe and spacious bathroom with hair dryer.

Dining options

The Nobu restaurant offers world-class international dishes, classical Japanese cuisine and fresh South African seafood accompanied by bears, sake and cocktails. Besides, there is the Reuben’s restaurant serving simple and tasty flavors and the Vista Bar where you can enjoy a selection of teas and coffees, and homemade pastries.

At the hotel One&Only Cape Town guests are invited to a buffet breakfast served for free. 

Work

There is the ballroom that can be divided into two separate rooms for up to 120 guests, meeting room for 20 persons with plasma screen televisions, roll-down projection screen and video-conferencing facilities, and business centre with three personal computers and wireless internet connection.

Leisure

Guests can relax at the spa centre with many therapies, massages and treatments, and at fitness centre equipped with Techno gym equipment, personal trainers, aqua training, swimming, boxing training and yoga.

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Facilities

General
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Car rental
  • Currency exchange
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Multilingual staff
  • Concierge desk
  • Doctor on call
  • Airport shuttle
  • Free transportation
  • Shoe shine stand
  • Storage space
  • Gift shop
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Front desk
  • VIP room facilities
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Barber/Beauty Shop
  • Tour desk
Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for additional charge

Guest Parking

Free Private hotel parking is possible on site.

Activities
  • Spa & wellness center
Services
  • Maid Service
  • Shops/Commercial Services
  • Valet parking
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
Dining facilities
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Meeting room
Children's facilities
  • Child care
  • Children's play area
  • Game room
  • Kids club
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Fitness center
  • Shiatsu massage
Room view
  • Harbor view
  • Marina view
  • Mountain view
  • Island view
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • 24-hour room service
  • Heating
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Work desk
  • Mini bar
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Dressing area
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Fireplace
Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobe
  • Bathroom telephone
  • Slippers
Kitchen facilities
  • Toaster
  • Dining Table
Media
  • Cable TV
  • Satellite TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone
  • Radio
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Direct dial telephone
  • iPod docking station
Room decor
  • Soundproofed windows

Policies

Check-In

from  2 pm

Check-Out

until  11 am

Children and extra beds
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 11 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 11 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of ZAR 550 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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Guests are offered spacious rooms and luxury suites that feature private balcony with views over the ocean and the mountains, pillow menu, high-speed Wi-Fi internet access, in-room multimedia entertainment system with satellite television, DVD and CD player, fully stocked mini-bar, Nespresso machine, private safe and spacious bathroom with hair dryer.

Large Marina Double Room
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One&Only Cape Town Large Marina Double Room Marina Room
Bed type: Queen Size Bed
Size: 680 sq. feet
View: Mountain view
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    Large One-Bedroom Marina Suite
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    One&Only Cape Town Large One-Bedroom Marina Suite Marina Suite Bedroom
    One&Only Cape Town Large One-Bedroom Marina Suite Marina Bedroom
    One&Only Cape Town Large One-Bedroom Marina Suite Marina Suite
    Size: 1325 sq. feet
    View: Mountain view
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      Premier Marina Double Room
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      One&Only Cape Town Premier Marina Double Room Marina Room
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      One&Only Cape Town Premier Marina Double Room
      One&Only Cape Town Premier Marina Double Room
      One&Only Cape Town Premier Marina Double Room
      Bed type: Queen Size Bed or King Size Bed
      Size: 680 sq. feet
      View: Mountain view
      Room facilities
        Premier Room
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        Bed type: Double Or Twin Beds or King Size Bed or Double Bed
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          Marina Double Room
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          One&Only Cape Town Marina Double Room
          One&Only Cape Town Marina Double Room
          Bed type: King Size Bed or Queen Size Bed or Double Bed
          Size: 680 sq. feet
          View: Mountain view, Harbor view
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            Double Room
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            One&Only Cape Town Double Room
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            Bed type: King Size Bed or Double Or Twin Beds or Queen Size Bed
            View: Harbor view, Marina view, Mountain view
            Grand Two-Bedroom Suite
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            One&Only Cape Town Grand Two-Bedroom Suite
            One&Only Cape Town Grand Two-Bedroom Suite
            One&Only Cape Town Grand Two-Bedroom Suite
            One&Only Cape Town Grand Two-Bedroom Suite
            One&Only Cape Town Grand Two-Bedroom Suite
            Bed type: Two Queen Size Beds or King Size Bed
            Size: 2735 sq. feet
            Room facilities
              One-Bedroom Suite
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              One&Only Cape Town One-Bedroom Suite
              One&Only Cape Town One-Bedroom Suite
              One&Only Cape Town One-Bedroom Suite
              One&Only Cape Town One-Bedroom Suite
              One&Only Cape Town One-Bedroom Suite
              Bed type: King Size Bed or Double Bed or One Single Bed
              Size: 3405 sq. feet
              View: Mountain view, Marina view, Island view
              Room facilities
                Grand One-Bedroom Marina Suite
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                One&Only Cape Town Grand One-Bedroom Marina Suite
                One&Only Cape Town Grand One-Bedroom Marina Suite
                One&Only Cape Town Grand One-Bedroom Marina Suite
                One&Only Cape Town Grand One-Bedroom Marina Suite
                Bed type: Double Bed or King Size Bed or One Single Bed
                Size: 1670 sq. feet
                View: Mountain view
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                  Superior Double Room
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                  One&Only Cape Town Superior Double Room
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                  One&Only Cape Town Superior Double Room
                  One&Only Cape Town Superior Double Room
                  One&Only Cape Town Superior Double Room
                  Bed type: King Size Bed or Two Queen Size Beds or Double Or Twin Beds
                  Size: 790 sq. feet
                  Room facilities
                    Superior One-Bedroom Marina Suite
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                    One&Only Cape Town Superior One-Bedroom Marina Suite
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                    One&Only Cape Town Superior One-Bedroom Marina Suite

                    One&Only Cape Town LocationWhat's nearby

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                    What's nearby

                    Tourist attractions
                    • Grand Parade
                      1.1 mi
                    • Cape Town Parliament
                      1.2 mi
                    • Long Street
                      1.2 mi
                    • District Six Church
                      1.7 mi
                    • Lion's Head
                      2.4 mi
                    Popular areas
                    • Green Point Common
                      3300 ft
                    • City Center
                      1.1 mi
                    Places of interest
                    • Open Top Bus Tour
                      700 ft
                    • Malay Quarter
                      4600 ft
                    • Signal Hill
                      5000 ft
                    • Sea Point Pavillion & Swimming Pools
                      1.9 mi
                    • Queens Beach
                      2.4 mi
                    Convention centers
                    • CTICC
                      4000 ft
                    • Good Hope Centre
                      1.4 mi
                    Sport related
                    • Cape Town Stadium
                      2700 ft
                    Shopping areas
                    • V&A Waterfront
                      2300 ft
                    • Cape Quarter
                      2300 ft
                    Museums
                    • Iziko - Slave Lodge Museum
                      4000 ft
                    • Boo-Kaap Museum
                      5000 ft
                    • The South African Museum and planetarium
                      1.3 mi
                    • Castle of Good Hope
                      1.3 mi
                    • District Six Museum
                      1.3 mi
                    Parks
                    • Company's Gardens
                      1.1 mi
                    • The Company Gardens
                      1.2 mi
                    Universities, Institutes
                    • Cape University of Technology
                      1.6 mi
                    Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos
                    • Two Oceans Aquarium
                      400 ft

                    Local Attractions

                    • St. George's Cathedral
                      1.1 mi
                      5 Wale Street, Cape Town Central
                    • Groote Kerk
                      1.1 mi
                      43 Adderley St., Cape Town Central
                    • St. James Beach
                      1.1 mi
                      Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
                    • Iziko South African National Gallery
                      1.3 mi
                      Government Ave., Cape Town Central
                    • District Six Museum
                      1.3 mi
                      25A Buitenkant Street, Cape Town Central

                    Near the hotel

                    • Cape Town Diamond Museum
                      2200 ft
                      1st Floor, The Clock Tower, Cape Town Central
                    • Two Oceans Aquarium
                      2700 ft
                      Alfred Basin, Dock Road, Cape Town Central
                    • Cape Town Stadium (Green Point Stadium)
                      3200 ft
                      Vlei Road, Cape Town Central
                    • Gold of Africa Museum
                      3800 ft
                      96 Strand Street, Cape Town Central
                    • Bloubergstrand Beach
                      3900 ft
                      Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
                    • Bo-kaap
                      3900 ft
                      Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
                    • Kommetjie
                      3900 ft
                      Cape Town CentralSouth Africa

                    Restaurants Nearby

                    • Beluga

                      68% likes this, based on 621 reviews
                      Cuisine: Pacific Rim

                      1300 ft
                      The Foundry

                      Phone: +27 (0)21 418 2948

                    • 65 on Main

                      62% likes this, based on 47 reviews
                      Cuisine: Contemporary

                      1100 ft
                      65 Main Road, Green Point

                      Phone: 021 4399559

                    • Pigalle

                      83% likes this, based on 293 reviews
                      Cuisine: Seafood

                      1300 ft
                      57 Somerset Road

                      Phone: +27 (0) 21 421 4848

                    • Table Thirteen

                      82% likes this, based on 27 reviews
                      Cuisine: European

                      1300 ft
                      Unit 78 Victoria Junction, Ebenezer Road

                      Phone: 0214180739

                    • Rocca

                      70% likes this, based on 6 reviews
                      Cuisine: Mediterranean

                      1400 ft
                      27 Somerset Rd, Shop 38

                      Phone: +27 21 418 8000

                    Getting there.

                    The Cape Town International Airport provides perfect connection towards the One and Only Cape Town Hotel by train from Lavistown railway station till the Kaapstad railway station, by taxi service or by the hotel’s airport shuttle service.

                    Getting around.

                    The One and Only Cape Town Hotel is situated approximately 10 minutes from the Kaapstad and Culemborg railway stations, 200m from Cape Town harbour and 20km from the Cape Town International Airport.

                    One&Only Cape Town Reviews

                    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at One&Only Cape Town

                    Average guest rating

                    9.0
                    out of 10
                    Exceptional
                    Based on 16 reviews

                    Rating by category:

                    Rooms
                    9.7
                    Value
                    8.4
                    Service
                    9.0
                    Dining
                    9.8
                    Location
                    9.5

                    Individual guest reviews

                    • Family with children

                      Staff, professionalism, politeness, excellent food, amazing breakfast, top level concierge and reception service, wonderful architecture of the hotel and island with spa and swimming pool

                      • Average rating
                        10.0
                    • Older travelers

                      the fact that sex workers are alowed on the premises.

                      • Average rating
                        7.4
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