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One&Only Cape Town

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  • Excellent83%
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  • Average3%
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“kids club”(58 reviews)
“island suite”(46 reviews)
“nobu restaurant”(43 reviews)
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

This was our 4th stay at the One-and-Only Hotel, apart from many other instances of dining and just popping in for a drink. The One-and-Only never dissapoints. The reception is ruled by a spontaneous generosity and warmth. Best in the world. Everyone speaks the same...More

Thank Kenny M
Response from RichardLyon_01, General Manager at One&Only Cape TownResponded 20 February 2017

Dear Kenny M, We are grateful for your five-star review and for your continued loyalty to our hotel. It is marvelous to know your expectations are consistently exceeded in so many areas. We love that we are situated on the door step to the V&A...More

Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

The best ice coffee, friendly waitresses, excellent view of Waterfront and weather was perfect for a well earned relaxing experience. Mains was enticingly prepared and served with a smile that both my wife and I recommended family to join us next time.More

Thank Bryan J
Response from RichardLyon_01, General Manager at One&Only Cape TownResponded 20 February 2017

Dear Bryan J, We appreciate the moment you have taken to write your review. We are pleased to read that you had a relaxing and enjoyable time with us. Next time you are in the area, we hope you and your wife will join us...More

Reviewed 13 February 2017

Staying on a tropical island in the middle of Cape Town V&A Waterfront with a view on table mountain is just awesome! The rooms are spacious room with even better bathroom and food suited for royals. Breakfast at the pool was the best.More

Thank Rob H
Response from RichardLyon_01, General Manager at One&Only Cape TownResponded 20 February 2017

Dear Rob H, We appreciate the time you have taken to share your review. It is fantastic knowing you enjoyed so many aspects of your trip, from the stunning views to the comfortable accommodations plus our new breakfast offering at the pool. We hope to...More

Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

We had Vincent as our waiter who typified the SA culture, very happy, fantastic and charismatic! Stephen made our cocktails all night, all were beyond perfect and took us to a whole new level of cocktail experiences- thank you so much to the both of...More

Thank RichEvans489
Response from RichardLyon_01, General Manager at One&Only Cape TownResponded 16 February 2017

Dear RichEvans489, We appreciate the moment you have taken to share your experience with us. It is fantastic to hear your expectations were exceeded during your time in our bar. We will ensure that your review reaches the Vista team. On behalf of Vincent, Stephen...More

Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Impeccable service and attentiveness by the Bar Manager and Terence (our amazing waiter). Such kindness and generosity throughout our dining experience. You can see why this is the best hotel in Cape Town. They are renowned for their location, ambience and service! We will definitely...More

Thank Iss D
Response from RichardLyon_01, General Manager at One&Only Cape TownResponded 17 February 2017

Dear Iss D, Thank you for sharing your feedback regarding your time at Vista Bar. We strive to make sure each and every guest feels at home—whether they are on property for an extended stay or for a quick round of drinks—so we are pleased...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice
2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$617 - US$1,306 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#5 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
#6 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#13 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#18 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$617 - US$1,306 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#5 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
#6 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#13 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
#18 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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I-heart-my-passport
26 January 2018|
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Response from winey1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Your showers are timed and you can’t take a bath
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Claudia D
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Response from Paul B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, breakfast was included in the rate. There is an extensive buffet, I especially loved the oysters and champagne to start the experience. There is also a separate menu which lists items such as Eggs Benedict, which was... More
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Response from evan c | Reviewed this property |
From memory standard check in is at 2pm. But depending on your travel schedule and the room you've booked, they are always more than happy to check you in earlier. Check out is a more relaxed affair in the lovely way South... More
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"Island rooms more expensive but worth it."
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"Ask for Archie, Stephen, or Luba at the bar!"
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"The rooms with the view of the Marina and or Table Mountain are superb"
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"Mountain View rooms have an excellent view of Table Mountain - higher rooms are better"
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