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!
Taj Cape Town is proud to announce the revitalization of our Ground floor which includes, our iconic Lobby Bar, Cigar lounge, reception area and Mint Restaurant. As we ready ourselves for what promises to be a busy tourist season in Cape Town and an upswing in business conferencing, we’re thrilled to be adding a touch of contemporary to our iconic establishment.
An enchanting blend of the old and new. To ensure we’re ready to unveil these changes during the last few months of the year, certain areas of the Hotel will be closed from the last week of September until the reveal week of 10- 15 October 2022. During this time, guests will be able to enjoy Breakfast, lunch and dinner at our Indian Fine dining Restaurant, Bombay Brasserie. It is to be noted that the Cigar lounge will be removed permanently, however, the Terrace will be available as an alternative location for smoking.
We can’t wait to show off our special brand of elegance and heritage-inspired glamour!
Complimentary Wi-Fi for resident guests
Five-fixture bathrooms with luxury bath amenities
Options of smoking & non-smoking accommodation
24-hour in-room dining
24-hour on-call doctor & nurse
Luxurious rooms & suites with breathtaking Table Mountain, Company’s Garden & city views
Fine-dining Indian speciality restaurant—Bombay Brasserie
The Lobby Lounge
Indoor heated lap pool & wet areas
Central location in historic Cape Town
Close to St. George’s Cathedral, Company’s Garden, St. George’s Mall, Bree; Long & Loop streets
Close to Cape Town International Airport
Kids@Taj programmes & baby-sitting services for young guests on request
Nine meeting rooms fully equipped with modern conferencing facilities, high-speed Wi-Fi and secretarial assistance
Facilities for the disabled
24-hour fitness centre with TechnoGym equipment
Occupying an exclusive floor in the historical Heritage wing, the Taj Club Rooms are synonymous with style. They have elegant high ceilings and large sash windows that boast exceptional city or Table Mountain views. All rooms offer extra-length king beds, separate work areas, and expansive bathrooms, high-end amenities, oversized bathtubs, and walk-in marble showers. Treated like royalty with guests have access to the private Club Lounge for complimentary breakfast and evening cocktails with canapés.
Each one-bedroom suite in the Tower wing offers a private walk-out balcony with floor-to-ceiling glass sliding doors for panoramic city or Table Mountain views. Contemporary and stylish, the room boasts an extra-length king bed and spacious separate living room with a separate work area. The bathroom offers an oversized bath tub, walk-in marble shower and array of luxurious bathroom amenities
Ideal for families, the Tower Wing two-bedroom family suites have separate spacious living rooms and separate work areas. Each suite comes with a private walk-out balcony offering stunning city views. There’s an extra-length king bed in the main bedroom and twin beds in the second bedroom. The expansive bathroom has a walk-in marble shower, oversized bath tub and high-end bathroom amenities.
The one-bedroom suites in the Heritage Wing are spacious with high ceilings and large sash windows offering exceptional city or Table Mountain views. With stylish furnishings, every room comes with an extra-length king bed and convenient separate work area. The beautiful bathroom boasts high-end bathroom amenities, a walk-in marble shower and an oversized bath tub.
Light-filled and marble-floored, the Presidential Suite is Taj Cape Town’s premier accommodation offering, spanning 200 Sq Mt.2 across the 16th and 17th floors of the hotel. A wrap-around terrace provides uninterrupted views of Table Mountain and the city. There’s a fire-pit, plush seating and plenty of space for entertaining – like intimate cocktail receptions and romantic dinners for two. The suite offers two bedrooms with separate entrances and interleading, lockable doors. The master bedroom boats luxurious linens and silks, with large mirrors and chandeliers. A generous lounge provides a restful haven, while a formal dining room creates an intimate gathering point. A study provides a peaceful place to work or read. Spa treatment, hammam steam, and a personal exercise room foster rejuvenation while the extensive bathroom offers a walk-in shower, long bath and floor-to ceiling views of Table Mountain.
*Rates Exclusive of taxes
Taj Cape Town among first hotels and resorts in the world to achieve health security verification from Sharecare and Forbes Travel Guide.
Mark James Wernich
Taj Cape Town Hotel was awaded Luxury City Hotel of the Year
Taj Cape Town was awaded Loved by Guests LGBT Winner 2019
Taj Cape Town was awarded Best Unique Spa Concept Category for 2019.
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Taj Cape Town was awarded World Luxury Hotel Awards.