Seamlessly blending the contemporary with the traditional, right on the V&A Waterfront.

In a prime location and offering the latest in urban resort chic, the exclusive One&Only Cape Town boasts stunning views of Table Mountain, a contemporary interior infused with African flair and the finest in hospitality and cuisine. Within walking distance is the famed V&A Waterfront with its many fine eateries, shops and attractions, while the city centre is also nearby.

Within the resort you’ll find some of the finest facilities in Cape Town including a vast outdoor pool with a spa retreat on an island within it. However it is the food that truly sets the One & Only Cape Town apart. There is a range of restaurants that include Africa’s first by renowned Nobuyuki Matsuhisa – Nobu. An innovative blend of classically style Japanese cuisine and South African seafood and spices, Nobu in one of Cape Town’s most popular restaurants. Add to that the local, sophisticated brasserie cuisine of Reuben’s and the spectacular tri-level Wine Loft, home to the largest collection of South African vintages in the world and you have a gourmet paradise.

The 131 contemporary and luxurious rooms and suites are Cape Town’s largest and 40 of them are set on an adjacent private island, ideal for a touch of extra privacy. Each is decorated in warm tones with the latest in modern fixtures and furnishings including iPod dock and Wi-Fi. Marina Rooms and the more spacious Suites are found in the Marina Rise building, with harbourside and/or spectacular Table Mountain views. Island Superior Rooms are set on the resort's island with waterway views and are larger, while One Bedroom Island Suites offer a separate lounge.

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For Families

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Indulge your every whim with a stay in one of our unashamedly lavish hotels, or world-class tours where fine dining, sublime service and beautifully appointed rooms leave you on cloud nine.

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Key information

On the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront

Airport transfer time: Approx. 25 minutes from the airport
Rooms: 131

Accommodation information

131 rooms and suites

Good to know

Minimum 4 night stay Feb 08-11. Minimum 3 night stay Dec 19-31.


• Book a treatment at the island spa
• Wander down to the V&A Waterfront
• Try Reuben’s Tasting Menu
• Enjoy afternoon tea at Vista Bar


3 restaurants, 2 bars

What's included

Breakfast at Reuben’s restaurant.