6 accommodation spots in Cape Town with views of Table Mountain

Posted by Anita Froneman on 25 August 2021

Let’s face it: one of the main reasons you’re visiting Cape Town is to see the iconic Table Mountain. No matter which angle you view it from, the mountain never loses its charm and the best place to stay in the Mother City would have to be somewhere that overlooks this majestic sight. We’ve found six accommodation spots that have splendid views of this World Heritage Site.

1. The Residences at Crystal Towers

Credit: The Residences at Crystal Towers

This modern skyscraper is right next door to the Canal Walk shopping centre. All the rooms have balconies and feature creature comforts like bathrooms with heated floors. The mountain views are simply stunning, especially at dusk when the city’s lights twinkle brightly against its silhouette.

Location: Century City

Rates: From R918 per night

Contact: +27 21 552 0690

Visit their website here.

2. Panoramic Table Mountain View Apartment

Credit: Panoramic Table Mountain View Apartment

This lovely self-catering apartment in the heart of the Mother City is perfect for a fun-filled adventure break in the centre of all the excitement. The bedroom’s balcony looks out over the city and gets up close and personal with Table Mountain. The apartment is fully equipped and its location makes it one of the best finds in town.

Location: De Waterkant

Rates: From R1,819 for two nights, minimum stay

Contact: 083 786 4393

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3. Lagoon Beach Hotel & Spa

Credit: Lagoon Beach Hotel & Spa

Luxurious accommodation right on the beach? Check. Unobstructed view of Table Mountain and Lion’s Head? Check. This hotel has a painting-like image on its doorstep, and features other great amenities like a spa and gym.

Location: Milnerton

Rates: From R978 per person per night

Contact: + 27 21 528 2000

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4. The Vineyard

Credit: The Vineyard

The Vineyard is absolutely unrivalled if you’re looking for a place to stay that’s slightly removed from all the hustle and bustle of the inner city. Surrounded by lush gardens, the tranquil spot situated on Table Mountain’s eastern slopes is great for relaxing and unwinding. Plus, you get to see the mountain from a fresh new perspective!

Location: Newlands

Rates: From R2,195 per night for mountain-facing rooms

Contact: 021 657 4500

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5. Cape Grace Hotel

Credit: Cape Grace Hotel

Located near another one of Cape Town’s darlings, you’re just a few steps away from the electric V&A Waterfront. The hotel also overlooks a small private marina. This five-star hotel caters to higher budgets, but it’s a once-in-a-lifetime experience filled with the utmost luxury and beauty.

Location: V&A Waterfront

Rates: From R5,338 per night for mountain-facing rooms

Contact: +27 21 410 7100

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6. Victoria & Alfred Hotel

Credit: Victoria & Alfred Hotel

Another elegant hotel at the famous entertainment destination, the V&A Waterfront’s namesake exudes pure opulence. The hotel offers some of the best mountain views there are, combined with views of the stunning harbour basin. They also boast a spa, gym, pool and 24-hour room service.

Location: V&A Waterfront

Rates: From R2,340 per night for mountain-facing rooms

Contact: +27 21 427 5900

Visit their website here 


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