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Overview of Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town

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Lobby
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free cots/infant beds
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free cots/infant beds

Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town

4 out of 5

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationAfrica Centre10 min walk
    Popular LocationCape Town City Hall17 min walk
    Popular LocationSouth Africa Library19 min walk
    AirportCape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.)16 min drive

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About this area

Cape Town

Located in Cape Town, Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town is in the city centre and in the mountains. Long Street and Kloof Street are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Table Mountain and Lions Head. Check out an event or a game at Cape Town Stadium, and consider making time for Two Oceans Aquarium, a top attraction not to be missed.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Cape Town International Convention Centre - 4 min walk
  • Africa Centre - 10 min walk
  • Cape Town City Hall - 17 min walk
  • South Africa Library - 19 min walk
  • Cape Town Cruise Terminal - 12 min drive

Getting around

  • Koeberg Station - 7 min drive
  • Cape Town Station - 12 min walk
  • Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) - 16 min drive

Restaurants

  • Yizani — 1 min walk
  • True Italic - 4 min walk
  • Brownies and Downies - 5 min walk
  • Giulio's - 6 min walk
  • Villa 47 - 7 min walk

About this property

Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town

4-star Cape Town hotel in Cape Town City Centre, walk to Cape Town International Convention Centre
Along with a full-service spa, this hotel has a restaurant and an outdoor pool. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a fitness centre, a bar/lounge and a snack bar/deli are on-site. All 537 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers, plus in-room free WiFi and TVs with satellite channels. 24-hour room service, separate baths and showers and free bottled water are among the other amenities available to guests.
Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town offers 537 forms of accommodation with laptop-compatible safes and complimentary bottles of water. Satellite televisions are provided. Fridges and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness centre.
Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, Utopia Beauty Salon & Spa. Services include facials and manicures and pedicures.

The spa is open daily.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking on site (ZAR 55 per day)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Fitness centre
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fridge
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages
  • Spa open daily

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Free cots/infant beds

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Separate bathtub and shower

Entertainment

  • Satellite channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water
  • Fridge

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Phone

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A 1 per cent tourism fee will be charged

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 625 per vehicle (one way)
  • Self-parking fee: ZAR 55 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
WiFi is provided up to 500 MB per room, per day.

We should mention

Reservations are required for spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

National rating

Quality graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organisation.

Property is also known as

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4.3
Excellent
Rating 5 - Excellent. 83 out of 181 reviews
5 - Excellent 46%
Rating 4 - Good. 74 out of 181 reviews
4 - Good 41%
Rating 3 - Okay. 15 out of 181 reviews
3 - Okay 8%
Rating 2 - Poor. 8 out of 181 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 181 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great hotel and super location
Stayed 4 nights in Dec 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Southern Sun Hotel
Wonderful
Stayed 6 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Can't beat southern sun waterfront cape town
Absolutely fabulous we stayed for a month as needed some recuperation from issues. Stayed here a year ago. We will be back for another month next January. Amazing hotel with beyond excellent service.
Stayed 28 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020