We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Traveller (730)
Room & Suite (835)
Storyboard
Overview
Hotel website
E-mail hotel
1 Wale Street Corner St Georges Mall, Cape Town Central 8001 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
5 Star accommodation
Additional information
Visit Hotel Website
Offers from Taj Cape Town
Special Offer: Book Direct & Save 10%
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
30 Sep1 Oct
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 10 partner sites to see rooms from US$167.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Cape Town Central hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "950e2e42ddca4d0288e4c00c9260002a", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1546451,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[78932445],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":30,"month":9,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":1,"month":10,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":205,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"950e2e42ddca4d0288e4c00c9260002a","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":207,"lowestMetaPrice":167,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":207,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":207,"lowestMetaPrice":167,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":207,"hotelName":"Taj Cape Town","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":true,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6Ijk1MGUyZTQyZGRjYTRkMDI4OGU0YzAwYzkyNjAwMDJhIiwiQUlLIjoiNmMwNWJlMTEzM2NmNDc0NzhjYmU0MTMwMGJhZGQyNjUifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "30/09/2018", "checkOut": "01/10/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$167", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"78932445":"OrbitzEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (2,013)
Filter reviews
1,684 results
Traveller rating
1,190
334
99
32
29
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
1,190
334
99
32
29
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsbombay brasseriemint restaurantjiva spatwankey barrange rovertable mountainexcellent hotelin room diningcompany gardensluxurious hotelmountain viewupgraded to a suiteconcierge deskturn down servicehigh tealong streetsouth africa
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 1,684 reviews
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stunning hotel with a mix of colonial charm and true sa hospitality the manager mark makes you feel at home and his attentive staff just great Twankey bar is a great space to chill after work for a drink and their barman serves fantastic cocktails...More

Thank efrost69
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 24 July 2018

We recently stayed 4 nights at the Taj Hotel. We arrived just after midnight after a very long flight and our organised transfer from the airport was efficient and welcoming. When we checked in there were 2 staff attending to us and I felt it...More

1  Thank MillieMelbourneVic
Response from TAJ C, Manager at Taj Cape TownResponded 27 July 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon. Sincerely, Mark Wernich General Manager

Reviewed yesterday

While having a terrible experience at a boutique hotel in CapeTown, we left and went to the Taj. It was so worth the switch. The hotel is central to so much in CapeTown, the staff were very pleasant and receptive, the hotel elegant and clean,...More

Thank LisaM0404
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We arrived for breakfast at 9:30 on advice that it closes at 10:30. My husband who arrived before me me was initially told that there was no place within the restaurant. When I arrived a few minutes after and enquired were showed in and to...More

Thank ayesha_bayat
Response from TAJ C, Manager at Taj Cape TownResponded 2 days ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. While I wish you had a better experience, it is feedback like this that we learn from and use to improve. We work hard to deliver an exceptional guest experience, and it's apparent...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

I stayed at this hotel whilst attending a conference at another hotel in the city. The hotel provided transport to and from the conference venue. The drivers were excellent — true professionals. In fact, the staff at this hotel definitely deserves the highest ratings. The...More

Thank Christina A
Response from TAJ C, Manager at Taj Cape TownResponded 2 days ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. While I wish you had a better experience, it is feedback like this that we learn from and use to improve. We work hard to deliver an exceptional guest experience, and it's apparent...More

View more reviews
About
Description
The Taj Cape Town welcomes guests to the vibrant heart of the one of the world's most scenic and desirable cities, Cape Town. The hotel is a combination of rich history and elegant contemporary architectures. ...More Originally home of the South African Reserve Bank and Temple Chambers and later the Board of Executors (BOE), it successfully combines the heritage of the old with the luxury of the new - a 100 years in history! This luxury hotel is perfectly located in the centre of historic Cape Town at the entrance of the famous pedestrian precinct, St George's Mall. It's prime location ensures a blend of fascinating history, exotic culture, soulful art, lively entertainment and delectable cuisine. - Within walking distance to most tourist attractions, monuments, museums, shopping, restaurants, markets and nightlife. Adding to this grand yet welcoming atmosphere are the two dining experiences, the Indian fine dine specialty restaurant, Bombay Brasserie and Mint, a relaxed all-day dining restaurant. Both are warm and welcoming and serve outstanding cuisine. Alongside this you'll find wonderful Champagne and tapas bar known as The Twankey Bar which is exceedingly popular with both locals and guests alike. Rooms are located in both the heritage buildings and the contemporary tower wing, but all continue to seamlessly merge history and modernity. Luxury Rooms have spectacular city or breathtaking mountain views overlooking the famous Table Mountain and the Taj Club Rooms and suites offer all the benefits of the executive Club Lounge including butler service, evening canapes, cocktails and private breakfast. One and Two Bedroom Suites are also available, perfect for the discerning traveller or for families. The award winning Jiva Grande Spa is one of its kind in Africa with unique and authentic wellness treatments and experiences. Also on offer is complimentary use of all wet areas, heated pool, and a high tech gymnasium. Less
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair access
Beachfront
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
Spa
,
Family
,
Romantic
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
,
Spa
,
Family
,
Romantic
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
176
Price range
US$124 - US$561 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Taj Cape Town Hotel Cape Town Central
,
Taj Cape Town South Africa
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
,
Spa
,
Family
,
Romantic
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
176
Price range
US$124 - US$561 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Taj Cape Town Hotel Cape Town Central
,
Taj Cape Town South Africa
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Photos
Traveller (730)
Room & Suite (835)
Dining (116)
Pool & Beach (22)
Amenities (77)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (65)
Family and Play Areas (4)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 114 hotels in Cape Town Central
Holiday Inn Express Cape Town City Centre
913 reviews
.05 miles away
Mandela Rhodes Place Hotel
1,136 reviews
.06 miles away
Adderley Hotel
250 reviews
.07 miles away
Cape Diamond Hotel
312 reviews
.11 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,256 restaurants in Cape Town Central
Bombay Brasserie
468 reviews
.01 miles away
The Food Lover's Market
104 reviews
.08 miles away
Haiku
475 reviews
.08 miles away
Doppio Zero Cape Town CBD
424 reviews
.05 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 737 attractions in Cape Town Central
Stobers Tours - Day Tours
11 reviews
.12 miles away
St. George's Cathedral
246 reviews
.04 miles away
Iziko Slave Lodge
339 reviews
.02 miles away
Greenmarket Square
1,170 reviews
.15 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Canucksnowbird
28 April 2018|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from TAJ C | Property representative |
good afternoon Yes Taj Cape Town does boasts a Taj Club with private lounge for our guests.
1
Vote
Niso9324
10 November 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from yuna_design | Reviewed this property |
We were in a non-smoking room... and I visited several rooms. All of them were non-smoking.... but we do not smoking... so I have not interested if they have non-smoking...
0
Votes
Google Translation
Niso9324
10 November 2017|
Answer
Response from sharaway | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe they have smoking bedrooms but they do have a smoking room in the bar area.
0
Votes
Room Tips
"Our room overlooked the church where Desmond Tutu held mass-pretty cool"
Read review
"I never tried any other rooms, mine was a heritage room with a city view and Qi would recommend it."
Read review
"Ask for a room facing the Table Top mountain and on fourth floor and above. Corner rooms are a bit larger"
Read review
"room facing table mountain"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing