Taj Taj Cape Town, Cape Town

Taj Cape Town

5 Star Hotel in Cape Town

A breath-taking fusion of rich Indian heritage, signature Taj service, generous local traditions and contemporary design, Taj Cape Town resides at the heart of the Mother City’s dynamic business and leisure hub on Wale Street, Cape Town. Located in the centre of the old city, it boasts a strong sense of place and is within walking distance to some of South Africa’s foremost landmarks and attractions and an eclectic array of shops, galleries, and restaurants. Spread across two heritage buildings, all rooms at our 5-star hotel in Cape Town have spectacular city views or overlook the iconic Table Mountain. Taj Cape Town is a perfect destination for both discerning business travellers and relaxed leisure tourists.

The award-winning hotel boasts 176 luxury rooms and suites, elegantly decorated with elements of abundant Indian artistry, and each appointed with spacious bedroom space, enlarged walk-in shower, bathtub, and dedicated wardrobe area. Our One- and Two-Bedroom Suites are perfect to host family travellers with children.

Inspired by South Africa’s cultural and culinary diversity, Taj Cape Town offers an array of authentic and innovative culinary experiences across its outlets.

Bombay Brasserie with its eclectic blend of classic and contemporary Indian cuisine offers sit-down A La Carte dining. Bombay Brasserie Bar, where patrons are welcome to enjoy pre-dinner drinks from the extensive range of cocktails, beers, wines, and a collection of the finest whiskies and brandies; where Taj Cape Town will serve you everything of the best. Guests can also choose from an array of small plate dishes, which allows diners to experience a fine dining interpretation of Indian street food in a casual setting. Sumptuous and alluring décor mixed with exotic and dynamically textured fine Indian cuisine at Bombay Brasserie, will tantalize every sense and awaken a spirit of India in your consciousness.

The Mint Restaurant & Terrace, which spills out into St George’s Mall from the cosy confines of Taj Cape Town, offers a host of all-day dining options for hotel guests and visitors, alike. The unpretentious dining room extends onto the Mall with a Terrace, offering comfortable couch seating, suspended umbrellas, and a modern bistro-inspired feel, making it the perfect spot for a summer cocktail, a guilt-free breakfast, lazy luncheon, or fabulous dinner. The internationally-inspired menu created by Executive Chef David Tilly and his culinary team delivers an accessible, comfort food-driven offering that reflects the cosmopolitan nature of Taj Cape Town.

With its meticulously restored fluted marble columns and original chandeliers, The Lobby Lounge and Bar is the perfect place to unwind with reviving cup of coffee or tea, a slice of heavenly cake, or an evening aperitif. The vibrant and elegant Lobby Lounge caters for both business meetings and leisure soirée. The Lobby Lounge features a menu with a wide range of refreshments, signature cocktails, sumptuous bites and delectable canapés.

Rejuvenate your senses at our award-winning Jiva Spa. Indulge in unique and authentic treatments based on the ancient wisdom of the Indian philosophy of wellness. Jiva Spa offers a range of spa treatments and rituals that blend some classic Indian healing techniques with the finest natural ingredients. All products used at Jiva Spa are natural and uniquely developed from Indian herbs, essential oils, and special ingredients.

Catering to various needs, the hotel features an impressive portfolio of meeting spaces and events venues, including the stunning Reserve, with an elegant pre-function foyer area and a selection of meeting rooms.

To complete Taj Cape Town’s luxury experiences, the hotel’s recreations offerings include a fully-equipped fitness centre, and a large indoor heated pool, sauna and steam rooms.

Come and experience “Tajness” at the heart of Cape Town!

Hotel Highlights
Located within the City Centre
Scenic Views of Table Mountain
20 Mins Drive from International Airport
Fully Equipped Fitness Centre
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Amenities
Hotel Policies
  • Check-in from 2:00 PM
  • Check-out from 11:00 AM
  • Early check-in and late check-out on request
  • We accept American Express, Diner's Club, Master Card, Visa
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    42 suites
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    Complimentary Wi-Fi for resident guests
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    Five-fixture bathrooms with luxury bath amenities
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    Options of smoking & non-smoking accommodation
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    24-hour in-room dining
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    24-hour on-call doctor & nurse
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    176 rooms
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    Luxurious rooms & suites with breathtaking Table Mountain, Company’s Garden & city views
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    Fine-dining Indian speciality restaurant—Bombay Brasserie
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    The Lobby Lounge
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    Jiva Spa
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    Indoor heated lap pool & wet areas
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    Central location in historic Cape Town
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    Close to St. George’s Cathedral, Company’s Garden, St. George’s Mall, Bree; Long & Loop streets
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    Close to Cape Town International Airport
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    Kids@Taj programmes & baby-sitting services for young guests on request
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    Nine meeting rooms fully equipped with modern conferencing facilities, high-speed Wi-Fi and secretarial assistance
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    Facilities for the disabled
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    24-hour fitness centre with TechnoGym equipment

Guest Rooms

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Awards

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Forbes Travel Guide Award

Taj Cape Town among first hotels and resorts in the world to achieve health security verification from Sharecare and Forbes Travel Guide.

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CMO Global Awards - Best General Manager Award

Mark James Wernich

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Luxury Travel Guide Awards 2019 – Luxury City Hotel of the Year

Taj Cape Town Hotel was awaded Luxury City Hotel of the Year

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Hotels.com - Loved by Guests LGBT Winner 2019

Taj Cape Town was awaded Loved by Guests LGBT Winner 2019

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Les Nouvelles Esthetiques Spa

Taj Cape Town was awarded Best Unique Spa Concept Category for 2019.

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Conde Nast Traveller Readers’ Choice Awards

Conde Nast Traveler reader rate their top hotels in Africa - from Cape town to Marrakecb.    

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World Luxury Hotel Awards

Taj Cape Town was awarded World Luxury Hotel Awards.

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Diners Club Winelist Awards
Mint, The Local Grill at Taj Cape Town was awarded the Platinum Award at the Diners Club Winelist Awards in 2013.
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Taj Awards for Business Excellence
Taj Cape Town was awarded the Best Housekeeping Team Award at the annual Taj Awards for Business Excellence (TABE) in 2013.
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World Travel Awards
Taj Cape Town was awarded South Africa's Leading Hotel Residences Award at the World Travel Awards in 2013.
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TripAdvisor Luxury Hotel Travelers’ Choice Award
Taj Cape Town was awarded the TripAdvisor Luxury Hotel Travelers’ Choice Award in 2012 and 2013.
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TripExpert
Taj Cape Town was awarded the Experts Choice and Best of Cape Town awards by TripExpert in 2015.
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Expedia Insiders Select Hotels Award
Taj Cape Town was awarded the Expedia Insiders Select Hotels Award in 2015.
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South African Tour Operator Association awards
Taj Cape Town was awarded the South African Tour Operator Association (SATOA) Best 20 Rooms or More Award in 2014.
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Conde Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards
Taj Cape Town was listed in the Top 25 Hotels in Africa at the Conde Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards in 2015.
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TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
Taj Cape Town was awarded the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence in 2014 and 2015.
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Diners Club Winelist Awards
Bombay Brasserie at Taj Cape Town was awarded the Diamond Award at the Diners Club Winelist Awards in 2013.

Location

Guest Speak

4.65/5
Excellent
3219
Gertjan
9 days ago
Very good stay in Cape Town