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Taj Cape Town

5-star Hotel with Indoor pool

1 Wale Street, 8001 Cape Town, Western Cape

+27 218 192 000
Very good

based on 2,465 reviews


per night

About Taj Cape Town, Cape Town

Value for money
Taj Cape Town is located in Cape Town and is close to local landmarks, including Parliament of South Africa, Company Gardens and Cape Town City Hall. It also provides an indoor pool, free Wi-Fi and a sauna. Guests can enjoy a range of relaxing treatments and beauty therapy at the on-site spa, Jiva Grande Spa. It offers babysitting services, a currency exchange and a reception that operates 24/7. A complimentary shuttle service is provided to transport guests. There are 166 rooms at Taj Cape Town, each providing all the necessities to ensure a comfortable stay. Taj Cape Town Hotel provides a variety of in-house dining options with Mint and The Twankey Bar. A selection of dining options can also be found nearby. The hotel is ideally situated for discovering the city, with Mutual Building and South African National Gallery a short stroll away. Cape Town International Airport is within a 25-minute drive.

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Deluxe Rooms - Mountain view


$174 totalAgoda.com
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Standard Rooms - Mountain view
1 king bed

1 king bed



$179 totalVio.com
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Superior Rooms - Sea view
1 king bed

1 king bed



$237 totalKAYAK
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Executive Rooms - Panoramic view


$205 totalBooking.com
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Luxury Rooms - Harbor view
1 king bed

1 king bed



$81 totalAgoda.com
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Double Rooms - POOL view
2 king beds

2 king beds



$175 totalStayforlong
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King Rooms - Sea view
1 king bed

1 king bed



$457 totalAgoda.com
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Other Rooms - River view
1 twin bed

1 twin bed



$213 totalmomondo
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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Indoor pool
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee shop
  • Valet parking

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • First-aid kit
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Business center
  • Car rental
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Shoeshine
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Conference rooms
  • Wedding services
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box


  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee shop
  • Minibar
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker

Pool and spa

  • Heated pool
  • Spa
  • Hot tub
  • Indoor pool
  • Steam room
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Massage
  • Sauna

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Shops (on site)
  • Eco tourism
  • Bicycle rental
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Golf
  • Beauty salon


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi

Accessibility and suitability

  • Multi-lingual staff
  • No smoking
  • Pets not allowed
  • Designated smoking area
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator


  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Spa bath


  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Pants press
  • Iron and ironing board

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free parking
  • Shuttle service
  • Valet parking


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels
  • Grill
  • Balcony

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • DVD player


  • Computer use available
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk


  • Family rooms
  • Storage available
  • Soundproof rooms

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Kids meals
  • Kid-friendly buffet


  • Fitness center

Places of interest near Taj Cape Town

Attractions in Cape Town, South Africa curated by momondo

Taj Cape Town location: 1 Wale Street, 8001 Cape Town, Western Cape

Top landmarks

District Six Museum0.3 mi
Bo Kaap Museum0.3 mi
Castle of Good Hope0.5 mi
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront1.2 mi
Green Point Stadium1.5 mi
Steenberg Vineyards10.5 mi
Boulders Beach18.9 mi
Old Biscuit Mill2.2 mi
Table Mountain2.7 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

North Wharf Restaurant - Protea Hotel Cape Town North Wharf0.5 mi
Thirty7 Showkitchen - The Westin Cape Town0.7 mi
Louis B's Bar and Lounge - The Westin Cape Town0.7 mi
Raleigh's Bar - The Westin Cape Town0.7 mi
Stonebreakers Restaurant - Protea Hotel Cape Town Waterfront Breakwater Lodge1.2 mi
Shakespeare's Restaurant14.4 mi
Oak Leaf Restaurant - Protea Hotel Dorpshuis & Spa Stellenbosch24.8 mi
Mowbray Restaurant - Protea Hotel Cape Town Mowbray3.5 mi
Towers Restaurant - Cape Town Marriott Hotel Crystal Towers5.4 mi

Taj Cape Town Reviews

Very goodBased on 2,465 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • "Great staff, very neat and clean" (in 253 reviews)
  • Staff were excellent. (in 204 reviews)
  • Amazing Staff and Great Breakfast. (in 145 reviews)
Cons -
  • Nothing we didn't like (in 26 reviews)
  • "Very, very poor lounge service, not worthy to pay for it." (in 8 reviews)
  • The Bombay brasserie a must try. (in 7 reviews)

Taj Cape Town room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • How does Taj Cape Town compare to other 5 star hotels in Cape Town?

    Taj Cape Town is typically below the average price of 5 star hotels in Cape Town. On average, you can expect to pay $360 per night in Cape Town. Taj Cape Town typically costs $133 per night, which is $227 cheaper than the Cape Town average.

  • How far is Taj Cape Town from Cape Town Intl?

    Taj Cape Town is 11.1 mi away from Cape Town Intl. You can typically expect your drive time from Taj Cape Town to Cape Town Intl to be 33min. It might be worth looking up traffic trends near your hotel if you are worried about saving time.

  • What is the best way to get to Taj Cape Town from Cape Town Intl?

    Taj Cape Town has parking available on site for customers of the hotel. With that in mind, the most efficient way to not only get from Cape Town Intl to the hotel, but also around Cape Town during your stay may be renting a car. Car rentals in Cape Town are on average $13/day. Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Taj Cape Town. The nearest airport to the hotel is Cape Town Intl.

  • Are there food options at Taj Cape Town?

    Yes, Taj Cape Town does have a restaurant where you can sit down to eat or take food to go. There are also many other quality food options in Cape Town for those looking for something different. Guests staying at Taj Cape Town are welcomed by hotel staff to order room service directly from the kitchen to their room.

  • Does Taj Cape Town have a pool?

    Yes, Taj Cape Town has a pool that customers can use. Typically, hotel pools have restrictions based on the time of day so be sure to speak to the front desk before using the pool.

  • How close is Taj Cape Town to Cape Town city center?

    The city center nearest to Taj Cape Town is Cape Town, which is 1.4 mi away from the hotel’s front door. There, you can find National Library of South Africa, which is a popular sight in the area.

  • What is the phone number for Taj Cape Town?

    You can reach the main line at +27 218 192 000.

  • Does Taj Cape Town have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Taj Cape Town has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Is there a gym or fitness center available to guests at Taj Cape Town?

    There is a hotel gym accessible to guests staying at Taj Cape Town. Most hotel gyms are not 24-hours, so be sure to ask the front desk for gym hours and availability.

  • What time is check-out for Taj Cape Town?

    12:00 PM is the check-out time at Taj Cape Town. Late check-out may be available at the hotel's discretion.

  • How much is a room at Taj Cape Town?

    The cheapest deals found start from only $35 per night. The average rate for rooms at Taj Cape Town is currently around $244/night. Enter your dates in the form above to see more.

  • Is there laundry service in Taj Cape Town?

    Yes, laundry services are accessible for guests staying at Taj Cape Town, Cape Town. Ironing equipment e.g. ironing boards and irons are available as well.

  • What is the distance from Taj Cape Town, Cape Town to Green Point Stadium?

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