Hotel One & Only Cape Town - 5 HOTEL INFO stars

This is what awaits you:

  • Fruit bowl
  • 1 bottle of mineral water
  • Parking directly by the hotel

Hotel description One & Only Cape Town

The One&Only Cape Town, South Africa's premiere urban chic resort introduces an unprecedented level of luxury and style to one of the world's most fascinating cities.

With its spectacular location in the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront and its stunning views of the iconic Table Mountain, the resort is a destination unto itself. The V&A Waterfront is the most sought after leisure and business destination in Cape Town with the One&Only having the premier hotel and resort location within the Waterfront. As the first luxury hotel to open in Cape Town in nearly a decade, the resort is designed to celebrate the city's wine, art, design and spirit, balancing contemporary glamour with an authentic South African style. Come and discover the award-winning hallmarks of One&Only Resorts around the world: a genuine hospitality, luxurious accommodation, lively energy, and the promise of unique and enriching experiences.

One&Only Cape Town has two leading branded restaurants; Reuben’s with South Africa award winning celebrity chef, Reuben Riffle and Nobu, the highly respected and acclaimed Global Japanese, Michelin star restaurant, recently recognized by American Express as one of the top ten restaurant in South  Africa.

The sublime calm of the city's most expansive and sophisticated One&Only Spa  offers an indulgent escape with twelve elegant luxurious treatment rooms,  located on it's own private tropical island, while NEO boutique debuts an enviable collection of designer fashions, some available for the first time in South Africa.

The fitness centre features an array of state-of-the art equipment including exclusive Kinesis fitness equipment and yoga classes that will appeal to all levels of fitness.

The resort's 350-square-metre free-form , heated infinity-edge pool, the largest in infinity pool in South Africa features private sitting areas with double chaise lounges ideal for sunbathing or relaxing under shaded pavilions with it's own Pool side restaurant, Isola.

The unique KidsOnly Club extend a gracious welcome to families with activities ranging from fully supervised programs, arts and crafts, movies and video games, a computer area with the latest technology and a secure garden area.

The resort is offering a vast variety of complimentary services such as, High Speed Wi-Fi connectivity, complimentary usage of KidsOnly, welcome cocktail, fruits in the room, usage of Spa Facilities, Fitness centre including Yoga classes, Pilates Classes, and many more.

One&Only Cape Town has recently won No. 1 Top City Hotel in Africa and the Middle East as well as No. 14 in the Top 100 World’s Best Hotels in Travel + Leisure’s 2012 World’s Best Awards. Cape Town was voted No.4 in the Top 10 Cities.



Discerning travellers are invited to discover the celebrated cuisines of Nobuyuki“Nobu”Matsuhisa & Reuben Riffel, socialise in the high-energy vibe of Vista Bar & Lounge & sample rare & undiscovered vintages at the stunning Wine Loft. The sublime calm of the city's most expansive & sophisticated spa offers an indulgent escape, while NEO Boutique debuts an enviable collection of designer fashions. Reception hours: Every day: from 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Hotel data

Hotel built in 2009, Last complete renovation 2009, Number of floors 6, Total number of rooms 131, Number of single rooms 131, Number of double rooms 131, of which have 2 separate beds 27, of which have a double bed 104, Rooms with connecting door 30, Number of suites (separate rooms) 19, Number of junior suites 28, Number of rooms with air conditioning 131, Hotel open all year round, Reception manned 24 hours a day, Earliest check-in 14:00, Latest check-out 11:00, English-speaking staff available during the day, English-speaking staff available at night, Hotel, City hotel, Business hotel, Trade fair/conference hotel, Holiday hotel, Holiday resort, Spa hotel, Family hotel, No-smoking hotel, Gay and lesbian-friendly hotel, No-smoking room 131

AddressShow map

Dock Road, Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, 8001 Cape Town, South Africa


  • Station (Cape Town - Railway Station) 1.81 km
  • City centre (Kapstadt) 0.9 km
  • Airport (Cape Town International Airport (CPT)) 18.2 km
  • Highway (National Road 1) 3.0 km

Hotel Location

Set against the breathtaking Table Mountain, and not far from the Atlantic Ocean, you find the One&Only Cape Town. It is situated in the Waterfront harbour district, which is known for its numerous boutiques and upscale restaurants. Next to the hotel is the Two Oceans Aquarium, and Cape Town International Airport is a 30-minute drive away.

Service times

Reception open:

0:00 AM to 24:00 PM

Reception manned at weekends:

0:00 AM to 24:00 PM

Earliest check-in:

2:00 PM

Latest check-out:

11:00 AM

    Accepted payment methods

  • Diners Club
  • Visa
  • Eurocard/MasterCard
  • American Express
  • Japan Credit Bureau (JCB Intl.)
  • Travelers' checks
  • Discover

Hotel facilities

  • Reception (lobby)
  • Elevator
  • Hotel-owned car park
  • Secure parking
  • Security patrolled car park
  • Marked disabled parking space
  • Secure parking for bicycles/motorbikes
  • Restaurant(s) 2 open from 06:30.00 until 10:30.00 and from 18:00 until 23:00.00
  • Hotel bar
  • Outdoor swimming pool open from 06:00.00 until 22:00.00
  • Sauna
  • Fitness room
  • Health and beauty center open from 08:00.00 until 22:00.00
  • Fire alarm
  • Smoke detectors
  • Sprinkler system
  • Video surveillance of entrances
  • Video surveillance of hotel lobby
  • Video surveillance of hallways
  • Security guards
  • WLAN with Internet access in lobby
  • Fitness centre
  • Door with security lock in 131 rooms
  • Breakfast from 06:30 o'clock to 10:30 o'clock
  • Kosher food available
  • Halal food available
  • Vegetarian food available
  • Wholefood available
  • Diabetic food available

Room facilities

  • Special facilities for the disabled (visually impaired/deaf)
  • WLAN with Internet access in rooms
  • Easy access for wheelchairs
  • Wheelchair-friendly rooms in accordance with DIN 18024, 18025 Number 2
  • Satellite TV
  • Pay-TV
  • TV remote control
  • Radio
  • CD player
  • Desk
  • Seating area
  • Telephone by the bed
  • Telephone on the desk
  • Telephone in the bathroom
  • ISDN connection in 131 rooms
  • Room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Coffee machine/tea-maker in 131 rooms
  • Centrally controlled air conditioning
  • Temperature controls in 131 rooms
  • Centrally controlled ventilation
  • Soundproof windows
  • Windows for opening
  • Make-up mirror
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Bathrobes
  • Emergency information
  • Plan of emergency exits
  • DVD player
  • DSL/broadband Internet access in 131 rooms
  • TV with international news channel

In-house services

  • Hotel safe
  • Safety deposit boxes at reception
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • ATM
  • DVD/video rental
  • Classic concierge service
  • Free daily newspapers
  • Business center
  • Car rental
  • Sightseeing tours
  • Laundry service
  • Shoe-polishing service
  • Fruit bowl
  • 1 bottle of mineral water
  • Parking directly by the hotel
  • Welcome drink
  • Free use of the sauna
  • WLAN in room
  • Towels changed every 1 day(s)
  • Beddings changed every 1 day(s)
  • Pets not allowed
  • Childcare from age #
  • Hairdresser/barber
  • Babysitter
  • Limousine service
  • Medical service

Hotel location

Dock Road, Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, 8001 Cape Town -

Evaluations of One & Only Cape Town

Overall 2 ratings, including comments: 0 ratings
9.7 / 10
Average rating of all hotel guests
100% of all hotel guests would recommend this hotel to their friends

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