Holidays to Cape Town

Experience the cosmopolitan bustle of Cape Town; an electric mix of world class hotels, spectacular scenery and fascinating history. One of the most popular destinations in Southern Africa, the city is dominated by magnificent Table Mountain. Reach the top of the towering massif with a handy cable car for some of the city's best views.

Catching the cable car to Table Mountain on holidays to Cape Town Penguins at Boulders Beach Fans

Cape Town Highlights

  • A cable car to the top of magnificent Table Mountain
  • World class luxury hotels
  • Beautiful beaches at Camps Bay and Clifton
  • The shops and restaurants at the V&A Waterfront
  • Trips to one-time prison Robben Island to stand in Nelson Mandela's cell

Or, embrace the lively buzz of the V&A Waterfront with countless shops and restaurants to explore. You can also catch a ferry to Robben Island from here. The Island was once used as a prison which held Nelson Mandela, a unique opportunity to visit his cell and learn more about prison life.

Perhaps a beach break would be more to your tastes, in which case the suburbs don't disappoint. Relax on the beaches of Clifton and Camps Bay and absorb their vibrant nightlife. Travel beyond Cape Town's limits to experience the Cape Winelands or enjoy some wine tasting closer to the city in Constantia.

There are a spectacular array of sights to take-in, from the penguins of boulders beach to the Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens and iconic Cape Point; holidays to Cape Town are as diverse as the city is beautiful.

Selected Cape Town Itineraries

Our favorite itineraries, showcasing the best of Cape Town

All South Africa Itineraries
Kid tracking Spoor at Tswalu

Cape and Kalahari Safari

Cost For Family of 4
From $13,710 (Includes international flights from JFK)
South Africa
Cape Town, Tswalu Kalahari
Picnic at the spot by Andrew Howard

Cape Town, Kruger and Seychelles Honeymoon

Cost Per Person
From $7,270 (Includes international flights from JFK)
South Africa
Cape Town, Sabi Sands, Mahe
On safari Eastern Cape

Luxury Cape Town, Garden Route and Safari Family Holiday

Cost For Family of 4
From $10,490 (Includes international flights from JFK)
South Africa
Cape Town, Plettenberg Bay, Shamwari Game Reserve

Classic Cape Town, Winelands and Kruger Explorer

Cost Per Person
From $3,780 (Includes international flights from JFK)
South Africa
Cape Town, Winelands, Thornybush Nature Reserve

Cape Town Accommmodation

All South Africa accommodations
  • One & Only Cape Town
    Presidential suite room

    A luxury option from which to explore Cape Town, the One & Only is situated close to the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, offers stunning views of Table Mountain and is the height of city chic.

  • African Elite Waterfront Apartments
    402 Pembroke balcony

    Offering a range of houses and apartments for short or long term rentals, African Elite's waterfront properties are perfectly situated for exploring Cape Town's celebrated Victoria & Alfred Waterfront.

  • Cape Cadogan Boutique Hotel
    Exterior of Cape Cadogan

    Once a stately Georgian mansion, Cape Cadogan is a beautiful property set against the backdrop of Table Mountain and within walking of many of Cape Town's attractions.

  • Cape Grace

    Elegant Cape Grace holds one of the best positions on the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront - Cape Town's hub for shops, restaurants and attractions. Expect award winning cuisine, superb levels of service and spectacular views of Table Mountain.

  • Ellerman House

    An Cape Edwardian mansion, Ellerman House has plenty of character. Overlooking the Atlantic Ocean from its setting on the slopes of Lion's Head, the property is the embodiment of luxury.

  • More Quarters Apartment Hotel

    Set right in the heart of Cape Town, More Quarters Apartment Hotel perfect for families and couples alike. With Cape Town's major attractions nearby, it is the ideal base from which to explore the mother city.

  • Redcliffe House

    Ideal for large groups and families, Redcliffe House is a homely, warm and comfortable space from which to explore Cape Town: close-by to plenty of attractions along with a number of excellent shops and restaurants nearby.

  • The Clarendon Bantry Bay
    View from Penthouse suite

    Located in the gorgeous suburb Bantry Bay, this small luxury hotel overlooks the Atlantic Ocean. Enjoy the Clarendon's beachside charm and the inviting sophistication of its interiors.

  • The Clarendon Fresnaye
    Penthouse bedroom

    This charming boutique city hotel offers dynamic views of the Atlantic Ocean and an excellent setting, along with luxury rooms and an excellent setting in the suburb of Fresnaye.

  • Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa
    Superior Seafacing Room

    One of the finest hotels in Cape Town, The Twelve Apostles Hotel is flanked on one side by the mountain range from which it takes its name and the Atlantic Ocean on the other. Expect stunning accommodation and superb views.

  • 21 Nettleton
    hotel pool and gardens

    Opened in 2015, 21 Nettleton is an intimate and decadent mansion overlooking the gorgeous Clifton beaches and the Atlantic Ocean from its lofty location on the slopes of Lion's Head.

  • Camps Bay Retreat
    Reception area

    A tranquil escape, Camps Bay Retreat is set on four acres of lush nature reserve and a short stroll from Glen Beach, Camps Bay Beach and Clifton Beach. Ideal for relaxation, drink in captivating views and inviting accommodation.

  • Cape Riviera Guesthouse
    Exterior and pool

    Set at the foot of Table Mountain, this small family run boutique hotel offers phenomenal views over Cape Town and is minutes away from the city centre.

  • Cape Royale

    Offering suite-only accommodation, Cape Royale is extremely luxurious and is only a 5 minute walk from the V&A Waterfront. Relax in the spa or take to the rooftop bar and pool for unrivaled views of Cape Town.

  • Dock House Boutique Hotel & Spa

    The Dock House Boutique Hotel & Spa is found on the lively Victoria & Alfred Waterfront in the heart of Cape Town, you'll find many of the Mother City's main attractions in easy reach.

  • Four Rosmead Boutique Guesthouse
    The pool area

    Set on the slopes of Table Mountain, Four Rosmead is a luxury boutique guesthouse with stunning views of the city and elegant interiors.

  • Kensington Place

    Found in one of Cape Town's pretty suburbs, Kensington Place is a great base from which to explore the Mother City's many attractions.

  • Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront, Cape Town

    Offering spectacular views of Table Mountain and the Atlantic Ocean, indulge in Radisson Blu's distinct nautical flair and casual luxury. Explore the hotel's private marina and all that Cape Town has to offer.

  • Southern Sun The Cullinan
    area piscina

    Southern Sun The Cullinan is in easy walking distance of all of Cape Town's major attractions, including the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront. The large hotel is stylishly furnished and boasts a range of facilities.

  • Southern Sun Waterfront
    Aerial view

    A superb city hotel, take advantage of its central positioning, exclusive accommodation and superb facilities.

  • Steenberg Hotel & Winery
    Pool and bar at night

    Set on the oldest wine farm in the Cape, the Steenberg, this luxury hotel has been lovingly restored and offers an 18-hole championship golf course, spa and wonderful views.

  • Taj Cape Town
    Esterno di notte

    Boasting captivating old world charm and luxury accommodation, the Taj Cape Town is the perfect base to explore Cape Town, with the Mother City's main attractions close by.

  • The Bay Hotel
    Main pool

    Take in the beach of Camps Bay from the incredible Bay Hotel. Set right on the beach front soft white sand is a stroll away. Stay in luxury while enjoying superb restaurants and nightlife along with spa treatments and four hotel pools.

  • The Last Word Constantia

    From The Last Word Constantia relax in the beauty of the Winelands. Stay in luxury accommodation, enjoy wine tasting and make the most of Constantia Sports Club & Gym.

  • The Mount Nelson Hotel
    area piscina

    One of the most iconic properties in Cape Town, the Mount Nelson Hotel delivers incredible views of Table Mountain and offers luxury accommodation in the heart of the city.

  • The Queen Victoria Hotel
    Balcony Premium Room View

    A gorgeous boutique hotel, underlined by Newmark Hotel?s lineage of luxury, the Queen Victoria Hotel doesn?t disappoint.

  • The Table Bay Hotel
    Signal Hill suite

    The Table Bay Hotel owns an excellent position on the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront - Cape Town's hub for shops and restaurants. Rooms at this luxury hotel are extremely comfortable and provide charming vistas.

  • The Three Boutique Hotel

    Once a manor house from the 1700's, now a luxury boutique hotel, The Three is a bold union of contemporary and old world influence. An excellent accommodation choice the hotel is nearby plenty of Cape Town's attractions.

  • Vineyard Hotel & Spa
    vineyard 1

    Located in the Newlands area of Cape Town offering stunning views of Table Mountain.

  • Acorn House
    Acorn House

    Found in the suburb of Oranjezicht on the slopes of Table Mountain, Acorn House is full of inviting colonial charm and is less than a 10 minute drive from Cape Town?s city centre.

  • Camps Bay Resort

    Expect buzzing nightlife, splendid restaurants and white sandy beaches from Camps Bay Resort. Camps Bay beach is a short walk away and the Resort's excellent facilities are particularly inviting, with two pools and a spa.

  • POD Boutique Hotel
    Lounge, bar and dining area

  • Sea Five Boutique Hotel
    Exterior of Sea Five

    Only 300 metres away from beautiful Camps Bay Beach, Sea Five is a boutique hotel with only six en-suite rooms offering sweeping mountain and sea views.

  • The Cellars-Hohenort

    With panoramic views of Table Mountain, Cellar-Hohenort is a 5 star hotel with 2 award-winning restaurants in the historic Constantia Valley.

  • The PortsWood Hotel

    Situated on the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront,the PortsWood Hotel is within easy walking distance of many of Cape Town's attractions. A unique accommodation, the hotel was once one of the city's largest prisons.

  • Welgelegen Guest House
    Bedroom interior

    An elegant guesthouse close to all of Cape Town's main attractions. Cosy interiors give life to this property that also provides a number of relaxation therapies and a plunge pool.